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November 6, 2018 7:55 PM Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks movement on pension reform this year

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil’s right-wing President-elect Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday that Congress must make some progress this year on a pension reform proposed by the outgoing government before he takes office Jan. 1. Bolsonaro’s team of orthodox economists, led by future minister Paulo Guedes, wants to move quickly to reduce the budget deficit 88

November 5, 2018 3:09 PM Damaging storms, twisters possible overnight in Southeast

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Forecasters say there's another threat of severe weather including tornadoes across the southeastern United States. The Storm Prediction Center says a system moving out of eastern Arkansas late Monday will spread across the region during the overnight hours into Tuesday. The weather service says powerful tornadoes, damaging winds and heavy 69

November 3, 2018 11:11 AM U.N. aid trucks reach remote Rukban camp in Syria: local source

AMMAN (Reuters) - A United Nations aid convoy on Saturday reached the Rukban refugee camp in Syria, next to the border with Jordan, where thousands of people are stranded in the desert, a member of the camp’s local council said. “The first convoys have entered the camp,” said Abu Abdullah, a member of the civilian council that runs the camp and has coordinated 99

November 2, 2018 7:20 PM Indians will listen to trade offers on veteran players

The Cleveland Indians will listen to trade offers for some of their veteran players this winter as they face the sort of difficult choices that small-market teams must address, according to sources. The Indians did not tender qualifying offers to free agents Michael Brantley, Andrew Miller and Cody Allen because of their payroll concerns. The Indians 85

November 2, 2018 2:16 PM US wage growth hits nine-year high

Wages in the US grew at their fastest pace for nine years last month, according to the latest official figures. The US Labor Department said wages grew at an annual rate of 3.1% in October, accelerating from a rate of 2.8% the month before. The economy also added 250,000 jobs last month, which was well ahead of analysts' expectations. Most sectors of the economy 112

November 2, 2018 12:05 AM Alkermes' depression treatment fails to get FDA panel backing

(Reuters) - An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday voted against approving Alkermes Plc’s treatment for depression in patients with an inadequate response to standard antidepressant therapies. The decision comes two days after FDA staff reviewers bit.ly/2QegxPF flagged abuse potential for the opioid-based depression treatment 148

November 1, 2018 5:20 AM Malaysian financier's private jet linked to 1MDB scandal to be sold

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A U.S. court has allowed the sale of a private jet allegedly bought by fugitive financier Low Taek Jho with money taken from Malaysia’s scandal-linked state fund 1MDB, court filings showed. The Bombardier Global 5000 jet is among $1.7 billion in assets allegedly purchased by Low, also known as Jho Low, and his associates with funds 111

October 30, 2018 8:51 AM Australia spy chief says 5G risks high, in nod to China firms' exclusion

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia must restrict foreign firms with government ties from its 5G mobile communications network because it is critical infrastructure, the head of one of the country’s intelligence agencies said, helping to explain why China’s Huawei was banned. Australia expanded its national security rules in August to exclude telecommunication 123

October 28, 2018 8:00 AM Tekashi69's Crew Was Allegedly Packing Heat, Making Deadly Threats Before Shooting

The shooting that left a hole in the stomach of a Tekashi69 crew member was triggered by threats of gun violence and death ... threats coming from the rapper's own muscle. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... Tekashi's crew tried to bully its way into the NYC restaurant where 6ix9ine was supposed to meet with a record exec. The rapper's security was turned 142

October 27, 2018 7:06 AM Mattis says in close contact with European allies on INF treaty

MANAMA (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday that the United States was in close contact with allies in Europe about the INF treaty and its implications for the region. “We are in close collaboration with our European allies... and we will continue to collaborate very closely with the treaty and its implications for European 68