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Ikea US relaunches furniture recall after child dies

The Swedish furniture giant says its chests and dressers are safe if secured to a wall. BBC News – Business

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Uber CEO says company failed to disclose massive breach in 2016

(Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] failed to disclose a massive breach last year that exposed the data of some 57 million users of the ride-sharing service, the company’s new chief executive officer said on Tuesday. Reuters: Business News

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U.S. sues to stop AT&T buying Time Warner, says would hike rates

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice sued AT&T Inc on Monday to block its $ 85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc , saying the deal could raise prices for rivals and pay-TV subscribers while hampering the development of online video. Reuters: Business News

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Battered GE shares lure some buyers but worst may not be over

NEW YORK (Reuters) – General Electric Co shares stabilized after a brutal slide last week sent the stock near six-year lows, but the worst may not be over. Reuters: Business News

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‘No fireworks’ at NAFTA talks, but few signs of progress: source

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Negotiators at high stakes talks to update NAFTA have so far kept their tempers but are not making much progress on tough U.S. demands that could sink the 1994 trade pact, a well-placed source said on Saturday. Reuters: Business News

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Budget 2017: Chancellor Philip Hammond ‘to target housing and NHS’

Philip Hammond will use the Budget to “attack problems” that lost the Tories votes, a former minister tells Newsnight. BBC News – Business

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Buyers circle suddenly attractive U.S. media companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – All of a sudden, it seems, everybody wants to own a U.S. media company. Reuters: Business News

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Europe’s longest stocks sell-off of the year abates

LONDON (Reuters) – Investors tentatively returned to world stock markets on Thursday, looking for bargains after Europe’s longest losing streak of the year and the worst run since March for the top global indices. Reuters: Business News

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Labour’s John McDonnell demands ’emergency Budget’

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell is to lay out five proposals for next week’s Budget. BBC News – Business

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Isabel Dos Santos sacked from Angola state oil firm

Isabel Dos Santos, daughter of Angola’s ex-president, is dismissed as head of the state oil firm. BBC News – Business