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December 16, 2017 12:33 PM Boeing, Airbus Sales Imperiled as Trump Administration Formulates Iran Plan

White House’s new approach to 2015 nuclear accord could impact plane makers and stoke tension with Europe WASHINGTON—The Trump administration is advancing a strategy that could derail efforts by Boeing Co. and Airbus SE to sell hundreds of jetliners to Iranian airlines, U.S. officials said. The two aerospace giants have lined up deals over the past 15 months 28

December 15, 2017 9:01 PM Premier League Powers Squabble Over How to Share the Wealth

The so-called Big Six want a larger share of the television money, leading to tensions with other owners as the league’s clubs are resurgent LONDON—No sports organization in the world celebrates the holiday season with quite as much extravagance as the English Premier League. As the other major European soccer leagues wind down for a winter hiatus, the Premier 18

December 15, 2017 8:05 PM Italy says Amazon will pay $118 million to end tax dispute

Italy says Amazon will pay $118 million to end tax dispute Italian tax authorities say Amazon will pay 100 million euros ($118 million) to end a dispute over its tax payments from 2011-2015. The agreement announced Friday comes as many European countries seek to close loopholes in tax payments by major multinationals. Amazon confirmed the agreement in a statement 20

December 15, 2017 11:27 AM Spain arrests suspect sought by Italy after 3 new killings

MADRID – Spanish authorities have arrested a homicide suspect wanted by Italy for months after the slaying of three people in Spain, including two civil guards. A spokesman with the Civil Guard said Norbert Feher, a 36 year-old from Serbia, was arrested overnight near Cantavieja, a town in northeastern rural Spain, after he allegedly shot a civilian 16

December 15, 2017 10:15 AM Hungary's PM says EU leaders did 'battle' over migration

BRUSSELS – Hungary's prime minister has laid out the scale of the division over migration issues within the European Union as countries in central and eastern Europe held out against taking in more refugees. In a Facebook video early Friday that was subtitled in English, Viktor Orban colorfully described the previous evening's dinner at an EU summit 17

December 14, 2017 9:17 PM U.N. calls Syria talks a 'big missed opportunity', seeks new ideas

GENEVA (Reuters) - A round of Syria peace talks that ended on Thursday was a big missed opportunity but there may be more talks next month if ideas can be found to encourage President Bashar al-Assad’s government to engage, U.N. mediator Staffan de Mistura said. He said neither side had actually “sabotaged” the latest talks by refusing to attend, but he laid most of the blame 20

December 14, 2017 8:17 PM EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

BRUSSELS – The European Union has extended sanctions against Russia because of the stalled peace process in Ukraine. EU Council President Donald Tusk said at Thursday's summit of the 28 EU leaders that they were "united on the roll-over of economic sanctions on Russia." The EU has been largely unsuccessful with its efforts to push Russian President Vladimir 17

December 14, 2017 3:02 PM 3,100 migrants repatriated from Libya in recent days

JOHANNESBURG – The European Union and African Union say at least 3,100 migrants who were stranded in Libya have been returned to their home countries in the past two weeks. A new task force that also includes the United Nations aims to repatriate another 15,000 migrants from Libya by February. The effort comes after recent footage showing African migrants 16

December 14, 2017 12:42 PM Next Up for Westfield’s Lowy Family: Blurring Retail Lines

OneMarket will use shared data to connect consumers, retailers, shopping malls and brands SYDNEY—Fresh off the announced sale of its shopping-mall empire in the U.S., the Lowy family is making a new bet on the future of retail: that the line between online and bricks-and-mortar shopping will disappear. European shopping-center operator Unibail-Rodamco 20

December 14, 2017 12:39 PM Exclusive: EU regulators to clear Luxottica, Essilor deal without conditions

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Italy’s Luxottica (LUX.MI) and French glasses group Essilor (ESSI.PA) are set to win unconditional EU antitrust approval for their 48-billion-euro ($56.8 billion), two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. The deal between Luxottica, the world’s biggest eyeglass frame maker, and Essilor, the world No. 1 lens maker, would 21