What is at stake for Uber in U.S. bribery probe?

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A U.S. bribery investigation at ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] will likely go on for a year or more and could lead to snowballing legal and compliance costs if lawyers find systemic problems. Reuters: Technology News

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Parsons Green bomb: Police make sixth arrest in inquiry

A 17-year-old boy is arrested in connection with last week’s terror attack on a London Tube train. BBC News – UK

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Wayne Rooney banned from driving for 2 years

The former England international footballer has been banned from driving for two years after pleading guilty to a drink-driving charge. – RSS Channel – Sport – Football

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Oddly Enough Video

‘Goat Fire Brigade’ helps save Spain from forest fires

Much of Europe was scorched this summer by numerous forest fires, and in Spain goats and sheep are helping to fight the blazes, one nibble at a time. No reporter narration. Reuters Video: Oddly Enough

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Health News

CDC issues guidance on storm recovery

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been using multiple channels to get the word out about post-storm safety to residents of areas still reeling from the effects of recent hurricanes. Reuters: Health News

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Have Your Say

Water companies pulled up over complaint calls

A complaints body says consumers had to make more than two million calls to resolve water issues. BBC News – Have Your Say

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Photos show quake’s destruction in Mexico – RSS Channel – World

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Lifestyle Video

Julien MacDonald admits using fur was wrong

Fashion designer Julien MacDonald voices his regrets on using animal fur in the past, while Brazilian model Alessandra Ambrosio closes his show in London. Sarah Mills reports. Reuters Video: Lifestyle

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Republicans plan healthcare vote, Obama and TV host denounce bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senate Republicans announced plans to vote next week on their latest bid to scuttle Obamacare even as a popular comedian who has become part of the U.S. healthcare debate denounced the bill and former President Barack Obama on Wednesday warned of “real human suffering.” Reuters: Politics

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Top Stories

Mexico earthquake: Children killed at collapsed primary school

Tuesday’s huge quake killed at least 230 people, including children at a school in the capital. BBC News – Home

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