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The Trump stock market rally is under siege

Wall Street no longer believes President Trump's agenda is a slam dunk. The Dow is on track for an eighth down day in a row, the longest streak since 2011.

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BRIEF-Copsync Inc board dismissed Ronald A. Woessner as CEO

* Copsync Inc - board of Copsync Inc dismissed Ronald A. Woessner as chief executive officer and terminated his employment

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U.S. top court rejects bid to revive $7.25 billion credit card settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a bid by retailers to revive a $7.25 billion antitrust settlement they reached with Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc over claims the card networks improperly fixed credit and debit card fees.

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G7 host Italy wants U.S. to do more to foster stability in Libya

ROME (Reuters) - Italy will push for greater U.S. involvement in fostering stability in Libya when President Donald Trump and other world leaders meet in May, Italy's deputy foreign minister said on Monday.

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BRIEF-Dundee Energy Tribunal of international chamber of commerce gave decision on Castor project in Spain

* Dundee Energy - tribunal of international chamber of commerce gave decision on Castor project in Spain, denying claim made by Castor UGS limited partnership Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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UPDATE 1-U.S. top court rejects bid to revive $7.25 billion credit card settlement

WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a bid by retailers to revive a $7.25 billion antitrust settlement they reached with Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc over claims the card networks improperly fixed credit and debit card fees.

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Brazil's JBS weighs suspending U.S. IPO: report

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's JBS SA, the world's biggest meatpacking company, will decide in coming days whether to suspend listing its overseas operations after a corruption scandal, newspaper Folha de S.Paulo said on Monday.

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BRIEF-World Wrestling Entertainment-Wrestlemania to be available live in China for first time

* World Wrestling Entertainment-Wrestlemania to be available live in China for first time on PPTV Sports via pay-per-view at 7:00 am Beijing time on April 3 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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UPDATE 1-Brazil's JBS weighs suspending U.S. IPO - report

SAO PAULO, March 27 (Reuters) - Brazil's JBS SA, the world's biggest meatpacking company, will decide in coming days whether to suspend listing its overseas operations after a corruption scandal, newspaper Folha de S.Paulo said on Monday.

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Supreme Court refuses to hear Vimeo music copyright dispute

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a bid by major record labels to revive copyright infringement claims against video-sharing website Vimeo LLC for hosting content that included songs by famed bands such as the Beatles, the Jackson 5 and the Beach Boys without permission.

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Senate panel to question Trump son-in-law on Russians: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Senate Intelligence Committee is seeking to interview President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as part of its investigation into ties between Trump associates and Russian officials, a congressional official said on Monday.

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Supreme Court rejects bid to revive $7.25 billion credit card settlement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a bid by retailers to revive a $7.25 billion antitrust settlement they reached with Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc over claims the card networks improperly fixed credit and debit card fees.

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CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls with oil as investors fret on U.S. stimulus prospects

TORONTO, March 27 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell on Monday as oil prices fell and the heavyweight energy and financial groups lost ground, while investors fretted over U.S. President Donald Trump's ability to push through his agenda of tax cuts and fiscal spending.

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U.S. Supreme Court rejects bid to revive $7.25 billion credit card settlement

WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a bid by retailers to revive a $7.25 billion antitrust settlement they reached with Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc over claims the card networks improperly fixed credit and debit card fees.

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U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear Vimeo music copyright dispute

WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a bid by major record labels to revive copyright infringement claims against video-sharing website Vimeo LLC for hosting content that included songs by famed bands such as the Beatles, the Jackson 5 and the Beach Boys without permission.

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BRIEF-Sturm Ruger CEO Fifer's 2016 total compensation $4.3 mln

* Sturm Ruger & Company Inc - CEO Michael Fifer's 2016 total compensation was $4.3 million versus $2.5 million in 2015 - SEC filing Source: (http://bit.ly/2nndfMy) Further company coverage:

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Your Money: Put your travel bucket list on turbo

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Waiting until you are retired to travel to all your bucket list destinations? You might want to step on it.

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London's reputation slips on Brexit but European rivals lag: survey

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - London has seen its standing as a financial center slip as Britain prepares to trigger its departure from the European Union, according to a survey released on Monday, although rival European cities still lag far behind.

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Japan avalanche kills seven high school students, teacher

TOKYO (Reuters) - An avalanche in central Japan on Monday killed seven high school students and a teacher who were among a group of almost 50 on mountain climbing training, police said.

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WHO demands access to Syria's east Ghouta to bring medical aid

GENEVA (Reuters) - The health situation is deteriorating in Syria's eastern Ghouta region near Damascus, where 300,000 people are besieged and none of the three hospitals is functioning, the World Health Organization said on Monday in a call for access to deliver aid.

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Activist hedge funds press Tangoe to sell itself: sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two activist hedge funds are pressing directors of Tangoe Inc. to sell the company, according to people familiar with the matter, citing a weakness in the IT company's business and falling stock price.

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World chess head alleges a plot to oust him: TASS

MOSCOW (Reuters) - World chess's governing body FIDE announced in a statement on its website on Monday that its president, Russia's Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, had quit, but he denied that and said he was the victim of a plot to oust him.

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Turks in Germany start voting in referendum on boosting Erdogan's powers

BERLIN (Reuters) - Turks living in Germany began casting their ballots on Monday in a referendum which proposes changing Turkey's constitution to increase President Tayyip Erdogan's powers.

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Snap shares rise as underwriters start coverage with 'buy'

(Reuters) - Snap Inc , owner of messaging app Snapchat, received top ratings from a number of its IPO underwriters on Monday, sending its shares up more than 3 percent in premarket trading.

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Three people removed from Tokyo park at center of Olympics protest

TOKYO (Reuters) - At least three people were removed from a park in the Japanese capital Tokyo on Monday where homeless people have protested against construction projects for the 2020 Olympic Games.

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'Fearless Girl' will stare down Wall St. a little longer

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112 civilian bodies pulled from coalition airstrike in Mosul

At least 112 bodies have been pulled from the site of a March 17 US-led coalition airstrike in Mosul, senior Iraqi health official Ahmed Dubardani said.

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California Today: California Today: Talking to the ‘Water Czar’ about the Drought

Monday: A conversation with the head of the Water Resources Control Board, a potential legal battle with the White House and a grisly anniversary.

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Plateau in U.S. auto sales heightens risk for lenders: Moody's

DETROIT (Reuters) - As U.S. auto sales have peaked, competition to finance car loans is set to intensify and drive increased credit risk for auto lenders, Moody's Investors Service said in a report released on Monday.

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US STOCKS-Wall St to open lower on Trump's healthcare bill setback

* Futures down: Dow 144 pts, S&P 19.75 pts, Nasdaq 40 pts (Adds details, comments, updates prices)

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BRIEF-PhaseRx reports Q4 loss per share of $0.30

* PhaseRx reports fourth quarter and full year 2016 financial results and provides corporate update

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South Africa's ANC says not involved in decision to call Gordhan back home

JOHANNESBURG, March 27 (Reuters) - South Africa's ruling party ANC did not discuss President Jacob Zuma's order to call back home Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan from a roadshow abroad, its Secretary General Gwede Mantashe said on Monday.

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Germany's 'Schulz effect' fails to deliver in first election test

BERLIN (Reuters) - It was the German Social Democrats' first electoral test under their new leader, Martin Schulz. They failed. Instead, voters in the state of Saarland flocked to Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on Sunday for fear of a new left-wing alliance.

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BRIEF-Cellect Biotechnology announces "successful" first cancer patient stem cell transplant

* Cellect announces "successful" first cancer patient stem cell transplant

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MOVES-MUFG, JP Morgan Asset Management, Walker Crips

March 27 (Reuters) - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Monday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com.

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BRIEF-Micron Technology says launched cash tender offer of $1 bln

* Micron Technology - on March 27, co launched cash tender offer of $1 billion in purchase price for 5.625 pct senior notes due 2026, among others - sec filing

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BRIEF-Pioneer Energy Services expects 25 to 30 pct rev. growth in production services segment in Q1

* Pioneer Energy Services Corp - projecting 25 pct to 30 pct revenue growth in production services segment in the first quarter of 2017 - sec filing Source text - http://bit.ly/2mI5mnK Further company coverage:

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Russian opposition leader Navalny jailed for 15 days over protest

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A court on Monday sentenced Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny to 15 days in prison, saying he had disobeyed a police officer during an anti-government protest in Moscow the previous day.

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BRIEF-Black Diamond Group reports closing of $31.9 mln bought deal equity financing

* Black Diamond Group Limited announces closing of $31.9 million bought deal equity financing Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-First Cobalt appoints vice president, exploration

* First Cobalt appoints vice president exploration Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Bombardier to supply 27 additional metro trains to Kuala Lumpur

* Bombardier and Hartasuma to transform mobility in kuala lumpur with 27 additional innovia metro 300 trains

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Israel urges citizens to leave Egypt's Sinai, citing IS threat

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel on Monday urged citizens vacationing in Egypt's Sinai peninsula to leave immediately, saying the threat of attacks inspired by Islamic State and other jihadi groups was high.

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Kim Kardashian West wants another baby

North and Saint West may be getting a sibling sooner rather than later.

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UK to conduct major counter-terrorism exercise in October: PM May

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will conduct a major counter-terrorism training exercise in October across parts of Scotland and northern England, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday, days after a lone attacker killed four people in London.

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VW's Audi halts A4, A5 production at Ingolstadt over parts shortage

BERLIN (Reuters) - German luxury carmaker Audi will halt production of the A4 and A5 luxury models at its Ingolstadt base this week until Thursday due to a parts shortage after a fire at a supplier, it said on Monday.

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Foamix's acne drug misses main goal in late-stage study

(Reuters) - Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd said its experimental acne drug failed to meet one of two main goals in a late-stage study, sending its shares down about 30 percent in premarket trading.

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Motor racing: Hamilton hopes for 'best v best' duel with Vettel

LONDON (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton lost a battle but regained a rival after Sebastian Vettel won Sunday's Australian season-opener for Ferrari.

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Syria's Raqqa expected to join Kurdish-led federalism: Kurdish leader

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The northern Syrian city of Raqqa is expected to join a decentralized system of government being set up by Syrian Kurdish groups and their allies once it is freed from Islamic State, a leading Kurdish politician told Reuters on Monday.

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China state firms eye land around Panama Canal: waterway authority

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese state firms have expressed an interest to develop land around the Panama Canal, the chief executive of the vital trade thoroughfare said, underlining China's outward push into infrastructure via railways and ports around the world.

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Emaar Malls' $800 million bid for Souq.com to challenge Amazon

DUBAI (Reuters) - Dubai's Emaar Malls, operator of glitzy Middle East shopping centers, has made an $800 million offer for regional online retailer Souq.com [IPO-SOUQ.DU], setting up a potential bidding war with Amazon.com.

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Andy Murray a doubt for Davis Cup with elbow injury

(Reuters) - World number one Andy Murray is likely to miss Great Britain's Davis Cup quarter-final trip to France due to an elbow injury, his brother Jamie Murray has said.

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REFILE-CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures lower after Trump's healthcare setback

March 27 (Reuters) - Canadian stock futures slipped on Monday as investors fretted over U.S. President Donald Trump's ability to push through his agenda of tax cuts and fiscal spending after his party pulled the healthcare reform bill on Friday.

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EU antitrust regulators clear $130 billion Dow, DuPont merger

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Dow Chemical and DuPont gained conditional EU antitrust approval on Monday for their $130 billion merger by agreeing to significant asset sales, one of a trio of mega mergers that will redraw the agrochemicals industry.

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Sealed Air to sell Diversey Care to Bain Capital for $3.2 bln

March 27 (Reuters) - Sealed Air Corp said it would sell its cleaning and chemicals systems division, Diversey Care, and its food hygiene and cleaning business to Bain Capital Private Equity for about $3.2 billion.

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UPDATE 1-Chevron suspends production at Gorgon Train Two LNG project

SINGAPORE, March 27 (Reuters) - Chevron has temporarily suspended production of liquefied natural gas (LNG) at its Gorgon Train Two production line in Australia, the company said on Monday.

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Trump's son-in-law to oversee White House office to revamp government: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday is set to announce his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will take on a White House role to oversee a broad effort to overhaul the federal government, The Washington Post reported, citing statements from both men.

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BRIEF-VBL Therapeutics announces fourth quarter 2016 financial results

* VBL Therapeutics announces fourth quarter and year end 2016 financial results

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'Religious left' emerging as U.S. political force in Trump era

(Reuters) - Since President Donald Trump's election, monthly lectures on social justice at the 600-seat Gothic chapel of New York's Union Theological Seminary have been filled to capacity with crowds three times what they usually draw.

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PRESS DIGEST-Canada - March 27

March 27 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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BRIEF-Allergan and Paratek announce positive results from two phase 3 trials

* Allergan and Paratek announce positive results from two phase 3 trials of sarecycline for the treatment of moderate to severe acne

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BRIEF-Foamix reports topline results from phase 3 trials for fmx101

* Foamix reports topline results from phase 3 trials for fmx101 in patients with acne

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U.S. tourist killed in London would not have borne ill feelings toward attacker: family

LONDON (Reuters) - The family of U.S. tourist Kurt Cochran who was killed in last week's assault on the British parliament said on Monday he would not have borne any ill feelings toward the attacker.

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BRIEF-Savanna Energy Services announces impact of Total Energy Services offer

* Savanna Energy Services - acknowledges Total Energy Services has satisfied minimum tender condition pursuant to offer to purchase all shares of Savanna

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BRIEF-Allergan and Paratek announce positive results from two phase 3 trials of sarecycline

* Allergan and Paratek announce positive results from two phase 3 trials of sarecycline for the treatment of moderate to severe acne

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Toshiba wants Westinghouse to file for bankruptcy as early as Tuesday: source

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp wants its U.S nuclear unit to file for Chapter 11 protection from creditors as early as Tuesday, according to a source with direct knowledge of the matter, seeking a quick ringfencing of losses before the Japanese parent's financial year ends.

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U.S. stock futures hit six-week low on failed healthcare bill

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures hit six-week lows on Monday after President Donald Trump failed to push through his healthcare bill, raising concerns about his ability to deliver on his economic agenda.

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As more Americans fail drug tests, employers turn to refugees

Inside a factory near this lakeside city, a man holding a blowtorch is putting the finishing touches on a plastic rain barrel that will soon make its way to a home and garden section somewhere in America.

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High-Ranking Syrian Officials Could Face Reckoning in Landmark Spain Case

A judge in Spain will hear criminal proceedings against nine Syrian officials in a torture case, in which the victim’s sister is a Spanish citizen.

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Ted Koppel to Sean Hannity: You're bad for America

Veteran news anchor Ted Koppel clashed with Fox News' Sean Hannity on "CBS Sunday Morning."

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Senate Committee to Question Jared Kushner Over Meetings With Russians

The president’s son-in-law faces questions about meetings he arranged with the Russian ambassador, including a sit-down with the head of Russia’s state-owned development bank.

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UK wants access to WhatsApp messages

The U.K. government is pushing for backdoor access to encrypted messaging apps after it emerged the killer in last week's attack in London used WhatsApp just minutes before striking.

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U.S.-backed Syrian militias say pause operations near Tabqa dam

BEIRUT (Reuters) - U.S.-backed Syrian militias said they temporarily halted military operations near the hydroelectric Tabqa Dam on the Euphrates river on Monday to allow government engineers access to carry out work.

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After London Attack, U.K. Wants Access to Encrypted WhatsApp Messages

British lawmakers will meet with American tech representatives as part of a wider push to get Silicon Valley to do more to tackle potential threats.

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World's biggest dinosaur footprint found in Australia

The world's biggest dinosaur footprint has been discovered in northwestern Australia, measuring at nearly 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 meters), the lead author of a study said.

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Alexion Pharma names former Baxalta head Ludwig Hantson CEO

March 27 (Reuters) - Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc said it named former Baxalta head Ludwig Hantson chief executive officer as the rare-disease drug maker looks to steady the ship following the exit of its top management.

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BRIEF-Dow and Dupont receive conditional approval from European Commission for proposed merger of equals

* Dow and Dupont receive conditional approval from european commission for proposed merger of equals

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BRIEF-Air Lease Corporation announces lease placement of two new boeing 787-9 dreamliners with Air Canada

* Air Lease Corporation announces lease placement of two new boeing 787-9 dreamliners with Air Canada

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Kremlin rejects U.S., EU calls to free detained opposition protesters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin on Monday rejected calls by the United States and the European Union to release opposition protesters detained during what it said were illegal demonstrations on Sunday and accused organizers of paying teenagers to attend.

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BRIEF-Suncor Energy provides update on Syncrude recovery plan

* Suncor Energy Inc - planned maintenance advanced to minimize outage impact

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Kenyan forces kill 31 al Shabaab militants in Somalia: statement

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan troops in Somalia killed 31 Islamist al Shabaab militants in a raid on two of their bases in the southern Somali region of Jubbaland, the Kenyan military said on Monday.

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CORRECTED-MOVES-MUFG names new head of financial sponsors for EMEA leveraged finance unit

March 27 (Reuters) - Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc named Louis L'Heureux head of financial sponsors for its leveraged finance division in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.

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BRIEF-Alexion appoints Ludwig Hantson as chief executive officer

* Alexion appoints Ludwig Hantson, Ph.D., as chief executive officer

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Russia investigations face critical week

Lawmakers investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 US elections head into a critical week with the prospect that the House investigation could struggle to stay away from drama and a continued push by President Donald Trump's supporters to shift the focus from Russia to leaks in the intelligence community.

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UPDATE 1-EU antitrust regulators clear $130 bln Dow, DuPont merger

BRUSSELS, March 27 (Reuters) - Dow Chemical and DuPont gained conditional EU antitrust approval on Monday for their $130 billion merger by agreeing to significant asset sales, one of a trio of mega mergers that will redraw the agrochemicals industry.

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BRIEF-Okta sees IPO of upto $189.8 mln of class A common stock

* Okta Inc - now sees IPO of upto $189.8 million of class A common stock - SEC filing

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QIA chief says he's "absolutely" confident in Rosneft investment

LONDON, March 27 (Reuters) - Qatar is "absolutely" confident in its investment in majority state-owned Russian oil company Rosneft, the head of Qatar's sovereign wealth fund said on Monday, speaking to Reuters on the sidelines of an investment conference in London.

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BRIEF-Aurinia Pharma announces 48-week results from study of voclosporin

* Aurinia Pharmaceuticals-announces 48-week results from “Aurinia early urinary protein reduction predicts response study” of voclosporin for treatment of lupus nephritis

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Republican Party, Russia, Tar Heels: Your Monday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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To read Trump's mind, lawmakers are reading his book

As members of the House Freedom Caucus plotted to seize control of Donald Trump's health care bill earlier this month, they discovered a key weakness in the President's strategy.

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New York Today: New York Today: Film Festival Frenzy

Monday: The city’s cinematic sweet spot, a week of warm weather, and the first film in New York.

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Someone threw rocks and a Bible through the doors of a Colorado mosque

Colorado police are investigating vandalism at a mosque after a person was seen on surveillance video throwing rocks and a Bible through the building's glass doors and prayer area on Sunday.

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Decision on Monte Paschi rescue soon; Vicenza and Veneto next: ECB

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - European authorities will soon decide on a public rescue plan for Italian lender Monte dei Paschi di Siena and are already working on similar requests from two smaller banks, the European Central Bank's top supervisor said on Monday.

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On Wellness: A Chia Bowl Recipe From ABC Home’s Newest Restaurant, ABCv

The Jean-Georges Vongerichten-helmed kitchen offers all high-vibrational, plant-based dishes. But what does that even mean?

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Syrian rebels resume withdrawal from last Homs bastion: monitor

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Hundreds of rebels left their last bastion in Syria's Homs city on Monday, resuming an evacuation expected to be among the largest of its kind under a Russian-backed deal with the government, state media and a monitor said.

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China's CRRC Corp wins LA metro contract worth up to $647 million

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese rail car manufacturer CRRC Corp will build 64 subway cars for the Los Angeles metro as part of an order that could be worth as much as $647 million.

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South Africa's Zuma recalls Gordhan from international roadshow, rand falls

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African President Jacob Zuma ordered Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to return from an investor roadshow to Britain and the United States on Monday because he "did not give permission for the trip", a government source said.

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UPDATE 1-South Africa's Zuma recalls Gordhan from international roadshow, rand falls

JOHANNESBURG, March 27 (Reuters) - South African President Jacob Zuma ordered Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to return from an investor roadshow to Britain and the United States on Monday because he "did not give permission for the trip", a government source said.

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Pence: US 'giving serious consideration' to moving embassy in Israel

Speaking to thousands of pro-Israel activists, Vice President Mike Pence said the United States is still considering moving the US Embassy in Israel -- an action expected to be met with strong opposition in the Arab world.

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BRIEF-Beijing Etrol Technologies to boost U.S. unit's capital

* Says it plans to boost U.S. unit's capital by $5 million to $5.2 million

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China's CRRC Corp wins LA metro contract worth up to $647 mln

SHANGHAI, March 27 (Reuters) - Chinese rail car manufacturer CRRC Corp will build 64 subway cars for the Los Angeles metro as part of an order that could be worth as much as $647 million.