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BRIEF-Acer says 2015 dividend record date is July 22

* Says it will pay cash dividend of T$0.5 per share (T$1,540,501,414 in total) for 2015

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi falls sharply on Brexit, Arabian Pipes stays strong

DUBAI, June 26 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's stock market fell sharply at the opening on Sunday in response to Britain's decision to leave the European Union, but blue chips held up relatively well and the biggest losses were in smaller speculative stocks favoured by local retail investors.

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UPDATE 1-Israel's Harel in talks with Noble to buy stake in Tamar gas field

JERUSALEM, June 26 (Reuters) - Israel's Harel Insurance Investments and Financial Services said on Sunday it is in talks to buy up to 4 percent in the Tamar natural gas field from Texas-based Noble Energy.

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Study: Beijing is slowly sinking

Beijing residents have put up with choking smog, trash-filled rivers and toxic running tracks. Now they have another concern -- sinking.

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UPDATE 2-China's finance minister sees 'Brexit' heightening uncertainty for markets

* Roubini - Brexit could mean EU, UK or euro zone disintegration

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Israel's Harel in talks with Noble to buy stake in Tamar gas field

JERUSALEM, June 26 (Reuters) - Israeli insurer Harel said on Sunday it is in talks to buy up to 4 percent in the Tamar natural gas field from Texas-based Noble Energy .

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf stocks fall sharply in early trade, blue chips outperform

DUBAI, June 26 (Reuters) - Gulf stock markets fell sharply in early trade on Sunday in response to the global market turmoil caused by Britain's decision to leave the European Union.

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Prince's yellow guitar sold at auction

A bright yellow electric guitar owned by the late singer Prince has sold at an auction in Los Angeles.

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Icelanders seek clean slate as historian set to win presidential vote

REYKJAVIK (Reuters) - Early counts indicated Icelanders on Saturday elected historian Gudni Johannesson as their first new president in 20 years amid distrust in politicians and business leaders following the 2008 global financial crisis and the Panama papers scandal.

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China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing world

BEIJING (Reuters) - The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will be different from institutions like the World Bank because it has a greater understanding of the developing world's needs, officials said on Sunday at its first annual meeting.

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Saudi non-oil GDP growth to slow to 2.8 pct this year -c.bank chief

DUBAI, June 26 (Reuters) - Growth in Saudi Arabia's non-oil gross domestic product is expected to slow to 2.8 percent in 2016 from 3.4 percent in 2015, Saudi central bank governor Ahmed al-Kholifey...

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Region to take hit from Brexit, FX doesn't show panic

DUBAI, June 26 (Reuters) - Middle East stock markets look set to fall sharply on Sunday in response to global market turmoil after Britain's decision to leave the European Union, but Gulf foreign exchange forwards and credit default swap prices suggest a panic may be avoided.

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Emotional Orozco named on U.S. men's gymnastics team

(Reuters) - An emotional John Orozco was named on the United States Olympic men's gymnastics team on Saturday after a difficult 17-month period in which he experienced the unexpected death of his mother and suffered a torn Achilles tendon.

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Volkswagen should pay Europeans same compensation as U.S. drivers: EU commissioner

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG should offer European drivers similar compensation to what the German carmaker is expected to pay U.S. customers, Europe's Industry Commissioner Elzbieta Bienkowska told a newspaper on Sunday.

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VW should pay Europeans same compensation as US drivers-EU commissioner

BERLIN, June 26 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG should offer European drivers similar compensation to what the German carmaker is expected to pay U.S. customers, Europe's Industry Commissioner Elzbieta Bienkowska told a newspaper on Sunday.

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Hong Kong finance chief says govt will watch impact from Brexit

HONG KONG, June 26 (Reuters) - Hong Kong's finance chief said on Sunday the government will closely watch the impact of Britain's vote to leave the European Union on the city, which is set to affect the global economy and the territory's trade and financial markets.

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Bacca goal guides Colombia to third place in Copa America

(Reuters) - Carlos Bacca's first-half goal was enough to give Colombia a 1-0 victory over the United States in the third-place playoff at the Centenary Copa America in Arizona on Saturday.

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Cambodia opposition leader, speaking at refuge, says PM is scared

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - After a month living in an office at his party's headquarters to avoid arrest, Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha remains defiant and said Prime Minister Hun Sen is scared of losing the 2018 election.

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Colombia 1, United States 0: Colombia Beats U.S. For Third Place in Copa América

Carlos Bacca scored after 31 minutes to give Colombia a 1-0 victory in Saturday night’s third place game.

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After deadly China tornado, rescuers clean up hazardous chemicals

BEIJING (Reuters) - Rescue workers have been trying to safely dispose of hazardous chemicals after a deadly tornado hit eastern China on Thursday, killing at least 98 people and injuring more than 800 others, Chinese state media reported late on Saturday.

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UK opposition leader Corbyn sacks shadow foreign secretary amid party coup report-media

June 26 (Reuters) - British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sacked his shadow foreign secretary, Hilary Benn, on Sunday, The Observer newspaper said, after it revealed he was preparing to lead a coup against the party boss.

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Deadly California wildfire destroys 150 homes, more threatened

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A massive wildfire burning out of control in the foothills of central California has left at least 150 homes in ruins and damaged another 75, officials said on Saturday, warning that more residents may be forced to flee the advancing flames.

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Line, the biggest tech IPO of the year, struggles to show its growth plan can work

TOKYO (Reuters) - In delaying its IPO by two years, Japanese messaging app company Line Corp bought time to correct weak financial reporting controls, work on its business plan, bolster staffing - and left billions of dollars on the table as its valuation shriveled.

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Malaysian PM Najib to unveil new cabinet on Monday: media report

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is expected to announce a new cabinet on Monday in a reshuffle to fill vacant positions, The Star newspaper said quoting sources.

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UPDATE 3-Russia secures energy deals, talks security with China as Putin visits

BEIJING, June 25 (Reuters) - Russia and China sealed a raft of energy deals during President Vladimir Putin's visit to Beijing on Saturday, strengthening economic ties while pledging to preserve the...

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Sizzling Ko joins Pressel in tie for lead in Arkansas

(Reuters) - World number one Lydia Ko finished birdie-eagle for a tournament-record tying nine-under-par 62 to charge into a share of the second-round lead with Morgan Pressel at the Arkansas Championship on Saturday.

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Chinese insurers run "Titanic" risks for titanic returns

* Top insurers quadruple investment in alternative assets in 5 yrs

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Sen. Barbara Boxer loses a bet, Michael Dukakis picks up trash

Take a look at the week in politics from June 19 through June 25.

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When the Name Was Trump, Buyers Saw a Surer Thing

Several enterprises stamped with the Trump brand have been accused of preying upon desperation, inexperience or vanity.

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Survivors of Boston and Orlando attacks unite

Boston Strong. Orlando Strong.

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Joshua floors Breazeale to retain IBF heavyweight title

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Anthony Joshua retained his IBF heavyweight crown by knocking out American Dominic Breazeale in the seventh round at London's O2 Arena on Saturday.

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Phelps ready for his final races in the U.S

OMAHA, Nebraska (Reuters) - After the cut-throat competition of the U.S. Olympic Trials, the Rio Games will be a swim in the park, Michael Phelps said on Saturday as the most decorated Olympian of all time prepared for his final races in the United States.

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'No need to write, David,' impatient EU tells Cameron

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Britain need not send a formal letter to the European Union to trigger a two-year countdown to its exit from the bloc, EU officials said, implying British Prime Minister David Cameron could start the process when he speaks at a summit on Tuesday.

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Expanded Panama Canal: Bigger ships, bigger paydays for beans, coal, gas

* Panama Canal cuts travel from Atlantic to Pacific by two weeks

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UK's Johnson wins backing from Gove for prime ministerial bid

LONDON (Reuters) - Boris Johnson, one of the leaders of the successful "Leave" campaign in Britain's European Union membership referendum, has won the backing of a key colleague to replace David Cameron as prime minister, a newspaper reported.

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Governor's wife waits tables

Ann LePage, the wife of flamboyant Maine governor Paul LePage, is looking for a little extra money this summer.

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Hurley moves two ahead at Congressional, Els lurks

(Reuters) - Local favorite Billy Hurley III moved one step closer to a first PGA Tour victory as he seized a two-shot lead after Saturday's third round of the Quicken Loans National in Bethesda, Maryland.

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Celebrated fashion photographer dies

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Far left set to become a political force in Spain's election

MADRID (Reuters) - The anti-austerity party Podemos is expected to make big gains in Spain's parliamentary election on Sunday, potentially delivering a fresh jolt to Europe's political mainstream after Britain voted to leave the European Union.

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Alipay could take stake in Wirecard: report

BERLIN (Reuters) - Wirecard AG is negotiating with representatives of Alipay, a unit of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, about it taking a stake of up to 25 percent in the German banking software company, a newspaper reported on Sunday.

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UPDATE 1-New York Times fashion photographer Bill Cunningham dies at 87

NEW YORK, June 25 (Reuters) - Bill Cunningham, the New York Times fashion photographer known for his shots of emerging trends on the streets of New York City, died on Saturday at age of 87 after being hospitalized for a stroke, the newspaper said.

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Alipay could take stake in Wirecard - report

BERLIN, June 26 (Reuters) - Wirecard AG is negotiating with representatives of Alipay, a unit of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, about it taking a stake of up to 25 percent in the German banking software company, a newspaper reported on Sunday.

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Peru state energy company reports Amazon oil spill

LIMA (Reuters) - An oil spill in the Amazon region of Peru was detected on Friday night, state energy company Petroperu said in a statement on Saturday, adding that measures were being taken to fix the ruptured pipeline and to protect the environment.

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New York Times fashion photographer Bill Cunningham dies at 87

(Reuters) - Bill Cunningham, the New York Times fashion photographer known for his shots of emerging trends on the streets of New York City, died on Saturday at age of 87 after being hospitalized for a stroke, the newspaper said.

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Ecuador says Brexit 'spoils' scheduled bond issue

QUITO, June 25 (Reuters) - Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa said on Saturday that Britain's vote to leave the European Union has "spoiled" a bond issue that had been planned for next week to help...

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Johnson wins in Nottingham for first ATP title

(Reuters) - American Steve Johnson sealed a first career ATP title by defeating Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas 7-6(5) 7-5 to win the Nottingham Open grasscourt title on Saturday.

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Pentagon set to lift transgender ban

The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials.

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Trump's shifting positions on Muslim ban

Donald Trump's proposed ban on Muslims entering the United States has been a central issue of his campaign -- but he has described the ban differently in the weeks since the mass shooting in Orlando.

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George Will Leaves the G.O.P. Over Donald Trump

The conservative columnist and prominent Republican said he switched his party registration to unaffiliated, saying on Friday, “This is not my party.”

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What It Was Like to Be Photographed by Bill Cunningham

Anna Wintour, Isabella Blow, John Fairchild and more on how they met Mr. Cunningham and what it meant to be photographed by him.

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Bill Cunningham, Legendary Times Fashion Photographer, Dies at 87

In nearly 40 years working for The New York Times, Mr. Cunningham operated both as a chronicler of fashion and as an unlikely cultural anthropologist.

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Bill Cunningham on Bill Cunningham

The photographer on what he did, why he did it, and how it all began.

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Deadly California wildfire has destroyed 150 homes, more threatened

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A massive wildfire burning out of control in the foothills of central California has left at least 150 homes in ruins and damaged another 75, officials said on Saturday, warning that more residents may be forced to flee the advancing flames.

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UPDATE 1-Deadly California wildfire has destroyed 150 homes, more threatened

LOS ANGELES, June 25 (Reuters) - A massive wildfire burning out of control in the foothills of central California has left at least 150 homes in ruins and damaged another 75, officials said on Saturday, warning that more residents may be forced to flee the advancing flames.

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UPDATE 1-West Virginia's worst flooding in a century has killed 23

June 25 (Reuters) - West Virginia's worst flooding in a century has killed at least 23 people, and the three most devastated counties will receive federal disaster aid and other counties may as well, Governor Earl Ray Tomblin said on Saturday.

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Franklin looking to slam dunk U.S. trials

OMAHA, Nebraska (Reuters) - Missy Franklin was selected this week in the Harlem Globetrotters' 10th annual celebrity player draft, yet she comes into the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials that begin on Sunday as anything but a slam dunk for Rio Games gold.

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2016 Greenbrier Classic canceled due to flooding

(Reuters) - The PGA Tour's Greenbrier Classic, scheduled to be played next month in West Virginia, has been canceled due to the devastating flooding caused by record rainfall in the state, organizers announced on Saturday.

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Marijuana Use Rises in Iran, With Little Interference

The same government that executes hundreds of drug dealers every year seems curiously oblivious to the growing popularity of marijuana.

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Colombia to offer tax breaks for development under peace deal

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia will offer tax incentives to companies that get involved in infrastructure and social service projects in areas left underdeveloped or scarred by the country's 50-year armed conflict, a government official said.

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Central banks ready to cooperate after Brexit result

ZURICH (Reuters) - Central banks are ready to cooperate to support financial stability in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union, the Bank for International Settlements said on Saturday.

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Investor George Soros calls for reconstruction of EU after 'Brexit' vote

(Reuters) - Billionaire investor George Soros on Saturday called for thorough reconstruction of the European Union in order to save it, even though he warned that Britain's vote to leave the bloc makes "disintegration of the EU practically irreversible."

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UPDATE 1-Investor George Soros calls for reconstruction of EU after 'Brexit' vote

June 25 (Reuters) - Billionaire investor George Soros on Saturday called for thorough reconstruction of the European Union in order to save it, even though he warned that Britain's vote to leave the...

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Britain Rattles Postwar Order and Its Place as Pillar of Stability

A historic vote to leave the European Union is raising questions about the future of the post-1945 order imposed on the world by the United States.

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George Will: I'm done with GOP

Conservative commentator and columnist George Will says he is leaving the Republican Party because of Donald Trump -- and he's advocating that others do the same.

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Kyrgios takes on Wimbledon's old man and mate

LONDON (Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios described his first-round clash with the oldest man at Wimbledon -- wily Czech Radek Stepanek -- as "pretty crazy" on Saturday, saying the 37-year-old had been offering to help coach him.

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Murray plans harsh new initiation ceremony for Broady

(Reuters) - Andy Murray once tried to make his international team mate Liam Broady's life a misery by ensuring his first speech at a Davis Cup welcome dinner was a disaster.

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Rising GOP star skipping party convention

Utah Rep. Mia Love joined the ranks of Republican leaders and lawmakers who will be skipping their party's convention next month, saying that she would instead visit Israel with a congressional delegation.

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Deadly California wildfire spreads, 1,500 structures threatened

(Reuters) - A California wildfire that has killed two people and destroyed about 100 structures has spread and is threatening about 1,500 structures, fire officials said on Saturday.

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Jack Daniel’s Embraces a Hidden Ingredient: Help From a Slave

On its 150th anniversary, the Tennessee whiskey distillery concedes that its official history didn’t tell the whole story of its origins.

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Investor George Soros says 'Brexit' means 'disintegration' of EU

(Reuters) - Billionaire investor George Soros said on Saturday that Britain's vote to leave the European Union makes "disintegration of the EU practically irreversible," and that the effects of Thursday's referendum will likely damage Britain.

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George H.W. Bush still hates broccoli

Not even a heartfelt letter from a veggie-loving 5-year-old can produce a change in President George H.W. Bush's hatred of broccoli.

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SolarCity recuses two more board members from voting on Tesla offer

(Reuters) - Two additional SolarCity Corp board members with ties to Elon Musk are recusing themselves from making decisions regarding Tesla Motors Inc's offer to buy the solar power company, in a bid to alleviate corporate governance concerns surrounding a potential deal.

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Was the Orlando Gunman Gay? The Answer Continues to Elude the F.B.I.

Investigators studying motives for the massacre hope to add detail to Omar Mateen’s criminal profile, and enhance their grasp of criminal and terrorist behaviors.

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Tens of thousands take to London's streets for annual gay pride parade

LONDON (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of London on Saturday for an annual parade celebrating gay and transgender rights, with many expressing concerns as Britain gears up...

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South Sudan forces, armed groups clash, displacing civilians: U.N

JUBA (Reuters) - Fighting between government forces and armed groups around a town in the northwest of South Sudan has forced thousands to flee, the United Nations and an aid agency said on Saturday.

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Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger's possessions fetch $100,000 at auction

(Reuters) - Former mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger's personal possessions - including a pen holder designed to look like a rat and a three-carat, heart-shaped diamond ring - fetched more than $100,000...

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Belgium arrests two over 'terrorist' activity

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium arrested two people and charged them with "participating in activities of a terrorist group", federal prosecutors said on Saturday, part of wide-ranging investigations following the deadly attacks in Paris and Brussels that have been claimed by Islamic State.

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A Born-Again Donald Trump? Believe It, Evangelical Leader Says

James Dobson, founder of Focus on the Family, says Mr. Trump recently came “to accept a relationship with Christ” and was now “a baby Christian.”

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Muddy Glastonbury mourns Brexit but awaits British pride, Adele

GLASTONBURY, England (Reuters) - Mud-covered revelers at Britain's Glastonbury festival were in high spirits as the second day of music got under way on Saturday, with British star Adele's performance keenly awaited though many were still mourning Britain's vote to leave the European Union.

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TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection

TORONTO (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp is formally requesting arbitration over U.S. President Barack Obama's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, seeking $15 billion in damages, the company said in legal papers dated Friday.

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UPDATE 1-TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection

TORONTO, June 25 (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp is formally requesting arbitration over U.S. President Barack Obama's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, seeking $15 billion in damages, the company said in legal papers dated Friday.

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Wales wins all-British clash to reach last eight

Gareth Bale-inspired Wales won the all-British battle of the minnows to reach the quarterfinals of the European Championships for the first time in its history.

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Nine drown when boat capsizes in Kenya

NAIROBI, June 25 (Reuters) - Nine people drowned on Saturday when a boat they were travelling in capsized in the Kenyan waters of Lake Victoria, an official said.

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Pope, in Armenia, decries 'genocide'

Pope Francis, visiting the nation of Armenia this weekend, again described the slaughter of Armenians by Ottoman Empire forces during World War I as a genocide and prayed that such a tragedy never happen again.

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Trump plays down post-Brexit market turmoil on Aberdeen visit

ABERDEEN, Scotland, June 25 (Reuters) - U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump played down market turmoil in the wake of Britain's decision to leave the European Union on a visit to his Trump...

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Colombian designer makes fashion business bulletproof

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Miguel Caballero's designs are not just chic, they could save your life.

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Euro 2016: Poland first team into quarterfinals

Switzerland's Xherdan Shaqiri's wonder goal lit up the first knockout match of Euro 2016 but it was Poland which became the first team to reach the quarterfinals after victory in a penalty shoot out Saturday.

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Bodies ID'd as missing family members

Two bodies recovered in the search for a missing Florida family have been identified and rescue crews have ended their search operations, Coast Guard Capt. Gregory Case said Saturday.

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U.S. Coast Guard suspends search for Florida family lost at sea

(Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard on Saturday said it had suspended its search for a family whose sailboat disappeared off the Florida coast six days ago.

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China launches updated rocket

China's next-generation carrier rocket blasted off from the country's new Wenchang space port Saturday, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

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Kanye West premieres 'Famous' music video

Kanye West premiered his highly anticipated "Famous" music video last night on TIDAL and it definitely has people buzzing.

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U.S. Presidential Race: ‘Brexit’ Revolt Casts a Shadow Over Hillary Clinton’s Caution

Mrs. Clinton offers messages about stability that are similar to the ones put forth by the defeated “Remain” campaign in Britain’s referendum on leaving the European Union.

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London, New York celebrate Pride

Dozens of cities around the world are donning the colors of the rainbow this weekend.

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Wawrinka hopes Krajicek can make him a cut above on grass

LONDON (Reuters) - Yet to feel completely at home on the Wimbledon lawns, Stan Wawrinka became the latest player to jump on the super-coach bandwagon by joining forces with former All England Club champion Richard Krajicek this month.

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Brazil's Temer says women should retire earlier than men: paper

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil's interim President Michel Temer told local newspapers women should retire earlier than men, explaining why he did not support making a potential minimum retirement age equal for both sexes as his government tackles pension reform.

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Brazil's Temer says women should retire earlier than men - paper

SAO PAULO, June 25 (Reuters) - Brazil's interim President Michel Temer told local newspapers women should retire earlier than men, explaining why he did not support making a potential minimum...

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Without Rafa, Muguruza flies Wimbledon flag for Spain

(Reuters) - Wimbledon will naturally miss an old favorite with Rafael Nadal sidelined by injury yet Garbine Muguruza, armed with her sunny demeanor and blistering talent, seems perfectly happy and equipped to fill the void left by her great Spanish compatriot.

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Cibulkova wins first grass title at Eastbourne

LONDON (Reuters) - Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova warmed up for Wimbledon with her first grasscourt title, beating in-form Czech Karolina Pliskova 7-5 6-3 at the Aegon International in Eastbourne on Saturday.

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UPDATE 2-Russia secures energy deals, talks security with China as Putin visits

BEIJING, June 25 (Reuters) - Russia and China sealed a raft of energy deals during President Vladimir Putin's visit to Beijing on Saturday, strengthening economic ties while pledging to preserve the strategic balance of power among nations.

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TransCanada formally seeks damages over Keystone XL rejection

TORONTO, June 25 (Reuters) - TransCanada Corp is formally requesting arbitration over U.S. President Barack Obama's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, seeking $15 billion in damages, the company said in legal papers dated Friday.