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'Pyongyang Olympics?' Backlash reveals changing attitudes in South Korea

SEOUL (Reuters) - An agreement between South and North Korea to march under a unity flag and field a joint ice hockey team at next month's Olympics was met sharp criticism by many in the South on Thursday, highlighting changing attitudes toward the country's northern neighbor.

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Hong Kong pro-independence protest leader appears in court for 'rioting'

HONG KONG (Reuters) - A young protest leader calling for Hong Kong's independence from China appeared in court on the rare charge of rioting on Thursday as two co-defendants failed to show up, the latest case highlighting a new generation of opposition to Chinese rule.

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UPDATE 1-Energizer to buy Spectrum Brands unit for $2 bln

Jan 16 (Reuters) - Battery maker Energizer Holdings Inc said on Tuesday it would buy the global battery and portable lighting business of Spectrum Brands in a $2 billion cash deal, adding brands such as Rayovac and Vatra to its lineup.

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Plan for joint Olympics team with North gets icy reception in South Korea

SEOUL (Reuters) - While Seoul forges ahead with plans to use the upcoming Winter Olympics to showcase inter-Korean unity, some South Korean athletes are "furious" at proposals to form joint teams with North Koreans, highlighting a broader lack of enthusiasm for some of the government’s peace-making plans.

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Modernizing a Southern Home Without Losing Its Charm

Inside an 1853 Charleston townhouse, where the couple behind Workstead Studio created a private residence that showcases their lighting, furniture and more.

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REFILE-Amazon, Google cut speaker prices in market share contest -analysts

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 3 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google both discounted their virtual assistant speakers so deeply over the holiday shopping season that they likely lost a few dollars per unit, highlighting a sharply different strategy from Apple Inc as it prepares its HomePod speaker, analysts said.

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Amazon, Google cut speaker prices in market share contest: analysts

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google both discounted their virtual assistant speakers so deeply over the holiday shopping season that they likely lost a few dollars per unit, highlighting a sharply different strategy from Apple Inc as it prepares its HomePod speaker, analysts said.

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Majority of French now favor allowing surrogate motherhood: poll

PARIS (Reuters) - A majority of French people would favor allowing surrogate motherhood, though primarily only for medical reasons, a poll showed on Wednesday, highlighting a shift in attitudes as France prepares to review laws relating to assisted reproduction.

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Scattered Protests Erupt in Iran Over Economic Woes

Demonstrations spread to Tehran and other cities, highlighting weak economic conditions in a country where youth unemployment is over 40 percent.

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First supermoon of 2018 on New Year's

There will be more than just fireworks lighting up the night sky this New Year's.

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A tragic injury to a Syrian infant sparks a social media campaign spotlighting a humanitarian crisis

Karim Abdel Rahman -- a Syrian infant who lost his left eye two months ago in an artillery attack -- has become a symbol of the carnage and the humanitarian crisis in the Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta.

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UPDATE 2-Nike's N. America weakness to weigh on current-quarter revenue

Dec 21 (Reuters) - Nike Inc forecast on Thursday muted current-quarter revenue growth, highlighting the world's largest footmaker's struggles to regain market share in North America from a resurgent Adidas.

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South Korean cryptocurrency exchange to file for bankruptcy after hacking

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean cryptocurrency exchange said on Tuesday it is shutting down and is filing for bankruptcy after it was hacked for the second time this year, highlighting concerns about security as trade in bitcoin and other virtual currencies boom.

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Oasis star Liam Gallagher lends voice to Christmas climate change campaign

LONDON (Reuters) - Former Oasis front man Liam Gallagher has lent his distinctive voice to a Christmas-themed video produced by an activist group highlighting climate change.

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Op-Ed Contributor: Lighting Hanukkah Candles Under the Swastika’s Shadow

Tonight a menorah that began its life in Nazi Germany will be lit in Israel.

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Leading French conservative quits party after right winger wins leadership

PARIS (Reuters) - Right-wing heavyweight Xavier Bertrand quit France's main conservative party, The Republicans, on Monday, highlighting the challenges its new chief will face in trying to keep the party together.

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Golden Globes can't predict murky Oscar race

Once considered an Oscar bellwether, the Golden Globe nominations announced Monday have done more to muddy than clarify an Academy Award race that appears extremely wide open, while highlighting the lingering tension between recognizing small films and the sort of popular blockbusters that would bring name recognition and possibly more viewers to the broadcast.

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Hilton says tax cut would finance share buybacks

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc would use the windfall from a lower U.S. corporate tax rate to finance share buybacks from investors, company executives said, highlighting how corporate savings would be spent under the Republican tax plan.

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New York Today: New York Today: How Trains Helped Create the Holidays

Wednesday: The linked histories of trains and the holiday season, lightings around town, and a Christmas tree of lobster traps.

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BRIEF-Focus Lightings Tech signs two purchasing contracts with Veeco Instruments (Shanghai)

* SAYS IT SIGNS TWO PURCHASING CONTRACTS WITH VEECO INSTRUMENTS (SHANGHAI) WORTH $69.7 MILLION Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2AwYP39 Further company coverage: (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)

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Turkey casts Zarrab case as attempt to undermine its politics, economy

ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey cast the testimony of a wealthy gold trader in a U.S. court as an attempt to undermine Ankara and its economy on Friday, highlighting how President Tayyip Erdogan may use the politically charged case to rally nationalist support.

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New York Today: New York Today: A Quest to Define ‘Upstate’

Wednesday: Taking on a New York debate, the Rockefeller Center tree lighting, and readers weigh in on the state’s dividing line.

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Japanese cosmetics maker Pola says sorry for racist poster

TOKYO (Reuters) - A Japanese cosmetics firm has apologized for a sign banning entry for Chinese people posted in one of its outlets, highlighting lingering hostility to foreign visitors from some in Japan as it strives to extend a shopping-driven tourism boom.

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Scene Stealers: Welcome to the Campiest Place on Earth

“I don’t know how corporate would react if they knew I was moonlighting as a mermaid,” said one of the hired swimmers at the Sip ‘n Dip tiki bar.

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U.S. diplomat shot in foot on highway near Rio

RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A senior U.S. diplomat in Brazil was shot in the foot during an attempted robbery on a highway near Rio de Janeiro, highlighting surging violence in Rio state where an economic crisis has drained public resources.

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U.S. diplomat shot in foot on highway near Rio, police say

RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A senior U.S. diplomat in Brazil was shot in the foot during an attempted robbery on a highway near Rio de Janeiro, police said on Friday, highlighting surging violence in Rio state where an economic crisis has drained public resources.

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Baby banned from Japanese municipal assembly

TOKYO (Reuters) - A baby brought into a Japanese municipal assembly chamber by his lawmaker mother was promptly ejected because his presence was against the rules, an official said on Friday, highlighting the hurdles faced by working women in Japan.

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Say goodnight to starry nights

Artificial lighting at night is contributing to an alarming increase in light pollution, both in amount and in brightness, affecting places all over the world, a new study has found.

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Critic’s Notebook: East Side, West Side: Lighting the Way, Darkly

Two new works by the choreographers Marjani Forté-Saunders and Gillian Walsh make dramatic use of the Manhattan spaces in which they are performed.

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'Glengarry Glen Ross' revival examines the dark side of cutting deals

LONDON (Reuters) - In an age where a real-estate salesman has assumed the highest political office in the United States, a new revival of David Mamet's Pulitzer Prize-winning "Glengarry Glen Ross" in London is highlighting the dark side of the art of the deal.

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Online travel sites getting squeezed by Airbnb, hotel chains

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Online travel booking sites Priceline Group and TripAdvisor took a beating from investors on Tuesday, highlighting how the companies' once industry-disrupting model is under growing pressure from other competitors.

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BRIEF-Osram considers partnership, acquisitions, exit for LSS

* CEO says not happy with LSS lighting business, will consider all options to improve it

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8 of world's most stunning restaurants

When it comes to deciding where to book a dinner reservation, a restaurant's decor is often as important a consideration as the quality of the food itself. The design elements -- from the color scheme and lighting to the furniture and flatware -- set the atmosphere for the meal, and reflect the tastes and intentions of the restaurateur.

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Ernst Young to move Manhattan HQ, highlighting corporate shift

NEW YORK, Nov 2 (Reuters) - Ernst & Young LLP said on Thursday it will move its U.S. headquarters from Times Square to Brookfield Property Partners LP's Manhattan West project in the latest move marking a westward shift of New York's corporate landscape toward the Hudson River.

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Democrats want a law to stop Trump from bombing North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. senators introduced a bill on Tuesday they said would prevent President Donald Trump from launching a nuclear first strike on North Korea on his own, highlighting the issue days before the Republican's first presidential trip to Asia.

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Olympics: Champions League winner Park to be first South Korean to carry Games flame

ATHENS (Reuters) - Champions League winner Park Ji-sung will be the first South Korean to carry the flame for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics after the torch lighting ceremony in Olympia next week, the Greek Olympic committee said on Thursday.

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Bearing up well: Pregnant UK royal Kate dances with Paddington

LONDON (Reuters) - Kate, Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, danced with Paddington Bear on Monday, delighting children on her return to royal duties after suffering acute morning sickness.

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The Look: Looking for Surprises in Senegal

On his first visit to Senegal, Jake Michaels was inspired by the “curated” looks of many of his subjects. As he took portraits on streets, in cafes and at beachside nightclubs, he sought to make the people shine, while also spotlighting the action in the background.

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Op-Ed Contributor: Trump Is Going to Make a Huge Mistake on the Iran Deal

The president and the Republican-controlled Congress are not only playing with fire. They are lighting it themselves.

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Go behind the scenes of this new Guggenheim exhibit

This week, New York's Guggenheim museum opens "Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World," an exhibition highlighting the experimental and controversial works of more than 70 Chinese collectives and artists, most of which were created between 1989, the year of the Tiananmen Square protests and 2008, the year of the Beijing Olympics, widely seen as China's coming out party.

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Awaiting better days, multinationals keep Venezuela units alive - barely

VALENCIA, Venezuela (Reuters) - Venezuelan auto worker Celso Nunez spends his days moonlighting as a mover and trading salvaged building materials in his worn-out red pick-up.

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RPT-INSIGHT-Awaiting better days, multinationals keep Venezuela units alive - barely

VALENCIA, Venezuela, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Venezuelan auto worker Celso Nunez spends his days moonlighting as a mover and trading salvaged building materials in his worn-out red pick-up.

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INSIGHT-Awaiting better days, multinationals keep Venezuela units alive - barely

VALENCIA, Venezuela, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Venezuelan auto worker Celso Nunez spends his days moonlighting as a mover and trading salvaged building materials in his worn-out red pick-up.

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Highlighting Vietnam War's relevance, exhibit opens in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When the idea for a Vietnam War exhibit came up at the New-York Historical Society a few years ago, Trustee James Grant recalls that even after more than four decades, passions about it were strong.

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Japan accepts 3 refugees in first half of 2017, despite record asylum seekers

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan accepted just three refugees in the first half of 2017 despite receiving a record 8,561 fresh asylum applications, the government said on Tuesday, highlighting the nation's reluctance to accept foreigners.

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Boys face 23 murder charges for allegedly lighting school fire

Two teenagers have been charged with 23 counts of murder in Malaysia for allegedly lighting a fire that killed 21 children at an Islamic school in Kuala Lumpur in September.

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Samsung scion Jay Y. Lee set to begin appeal

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee on Thursday will begin an appeal of his five-year jail term for corruption, in a case highlighting South Korea's issues with the family-run conglomerates that dominate the economy.

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French online retail sales rose 13 pct in H1

PARIS, Sept 19 (Reuters) - French online retail sales rose 13 percent to 39.5 billion euros ($47 billion) in the first half, the French E-Commerce Federation said, highlighting the country's steps towards making France a major hub for fintech and online businesses.

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US troops were 'a couple of miles' away when Russia bombed location in Syria

US troops were present when Russian warplanes bombed US backed anti-ISIS fighters in Syria on Saturday, two US officials told CNN, highlighting how close the two countries came to a major international incident.

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Apple's new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

Apple unveiled its new all-glass iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Both phones offer wireless charging, new cameras, and an upgraded processor. The iPhone 8 Plus has a new "Portrait Lighting" mode designed to simulate professional lighting.

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Road blighting Stonehenge to be buried in solstice-compliant plan

LONDON (Reuters) - The prehistoric stone circle of Stonehenge in southwest England will be freed from the sight, sound and smell of traffic under plans announced on Tuesday to bury a busy road that...

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Airbus posts modest August deliveries, highlighting engine delays

PARIS, Sept 6 (Reuters) - Airbus said on Wednesday it had delivered eight A320neo-family jets in August and 76 so far this year, highlighting uncertainty over its 2017 delivery schedule after delays in receiving engines from its U.S. supplier.

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Hamilton has a 'forest fire' raging inside

LONDON (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton has credited a home victory at Silverstone in July with lighting the inner 'forest fire' that helped him blaze a trail back to the top of the Formula One world championship on Sunday.

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Mexican president likens leftist rival to Venezuela's Maduro

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - President Enrique Pena Nieto raised the specter of Venezuela blighting Mexican politics in an interview published on Thursday, likening the early front-runner for next year's presidential election to the country's leftist leaders.

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Exclusive: Indonesian militants planned 'dirty bomb' attack - sources

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian militants planned to detonate a radioactive dirty bomb, security sources said, highlighting the rising ambitions of extremists to wreak destruction in the world's largest Muslim-majority nation.

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BRIEF-Osram Licht buys U.S. firm Digital Lumens

* Says acquisition of digital lumens strengthens portfolio for internet of things (iot) applications based on connected lighting systems in industrial buildings Further company coverage: (Frankfurt newsroom)

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Treasury secretary's wife apologizes for Instagram sniping

(Reuters) - The wife of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Tuesday apologized for sniping at a critic on social media site Instagram who called her "deplorable" for a post highlighting her expensive clothing as she exited a government plane.

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Treasury Secretary's wife snipes at critic of Instagram photo

(Reuters) - The wife of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has sniped at a critic on social media site Instagram who called her "deplorable" for a post highlighting her designer clothing as she exited a government plane.

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BRIEF-Revolution Lighting awarded DoD contract to supply military specification led tubes

* Revolution Lighting Technologies awarded Department of Defense contract to supply military specification led tubes to U.S. NAVY Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Trader who touted ForceField stock on Fox Business gets 15 months

(Reuters) - A Dallas-based trader was sentenced to 15 months in prison on Wednesday after pleading guilty to taking part in a scheme to pump up the stock price of LED lighting company ForceField Energy Inc, which U.S. prosecutors have said caused investor losses of $131 million.

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Trump's phone call history called into question

In President Donald Trump's telling, officials from Mexico City to Boy Scouts headquarters are lighting up his phone line with praise. CNN's Anderson Cooper breaks down these claims.

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New York man gets three years for ForceField stock scheme

NEW YORK, Aug 2 (Reuters) - A New York investor relations professional was sentenced on Wednesday to three years in prison after pleading guilty to taking part in a scheme to inflate the stock of LED lighting company ForceField Energy Inc.

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President says leaders of Mexico and Boy Scouts called to praise him. They say they didn't.

In President Donald Trump's telling, officials from Mexico City to Boy Scouts headquarters are lighting up his phone line with praise.

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Playing with fire: Czech artist creates steel portraits with flame

PRAGUE, Czech Republic (Reuters) - Czech artist Ladislav Vlna has swapped his brush for a blowtorch as he 'paints' with fire to create artworks that change according to lighting.

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Osram seeks further acquisitions after high-tech drives up profit

FRANKFURT, July 27 (Reuters) - German lighting group Osram reported stronger sales and core profit for its third quarter, driven by automotive and infrared semiconductors, and bought a stake in Canada's LeddarTech to strengthen its position in autonomous driving.

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Better at-home drug management needed to counter rising errors

(Reuters Health) - The percentage of Americans sickened as a result of medication errors outside of healthcare facilities doubled between 2000 and 2012, according to research highlighting the need for better labeling and dose management.

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From bull ring to taxi rank: Spain's moonlighting matadors

MADRID (Reuters) - When he's not facing a bull in the ring, dressed in the richly embroidered costume worn by matadors, Alberto Lamelas can be found in jeans and sneakers circling Madrid in his taxi...

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Slight drop in measles vaccinations could triple infections in U.S. kids

(Reuters Health) - Just a 5 percent decline in measles vaccination rates could triple the number of young children who get infected with the virus in the U.S., according to a study highlighting the risks of parents refusing to vaccinate their kids.

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Vietnam pollution fight hits supplier to global fashion brands

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnamese villagers blockading a textile plant that serves global fashion brands are seeking the permanent closure of the factory due to pollution concerns, highlighting a growing readiness in Vietnam to campaign over environmental issues.

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Carlyle to buy airfield lighting group ADB Safegate

July 17 (Reuters) - U.S. buyout firm Carlyle Group LP said it agreed to buy airfield lighting group ADB Safegate from private equity group PAI Partners.

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Carlyle to buy airfield lighting group ADB Safegate: sources

LONDON/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Buyout group Carlyle has agreed to buy airfield lighting group ADB Safegate at a valuation of about 900 million euros ($1 billion) including debt, sources familiar with the matter said.

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Carlyle to buy airfield lighting group ADB Safegate -sources

LONDON/FRANKFURT, July 15 (Reuters) - Buyout group Carlyle has agreed to buy airfield lighting group ADB Safegate at a valuation of about 900 million euros ($1 billion) including debt, sources familiar with the matter said.

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Continental, Osram plan vehicle lighting joint venture: Wirtschaftswoche

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Continental and Osram are planning to set up a joint venture to develop lighting products for the automotive industry, German business weekly Wirtschaftswoche said on Wednesday, citing unnamed sources.

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Mayweather, McGregor press tour kicks off with a war of words

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor traded barbs during a lively press conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday, delighting a rowdy crowd ahead of their Aug. 26 fight in Las Vegas.

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Snap shares fall below $17 IPO price for first time

(Reuters) - Snap Inc shares fell below their initial public offering price of $17 per share on Monday for the first time, highlighting a lack of confidence in the social media company, which faces fierce competition.

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Insurance pays little for caregiving of elderly at end of life

(Reuters Health) - Unpaid family and friends provide the overwhelming majority of care to the elderly in their last year of life, according to a new study highlighting the need to expand supportive services to caregivers.

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North Korea appeared to use China truck in its first claimed ICBM test

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea appeared to use a Chinese truck originally sold for hauling timber to transport and erect a ballistic missile that was successfully launched on Tuesday, highlighting the challenge of enforcing sanctions to curb its weapons program.

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Official faces complaint over Trump's election commission

A legal group filed a complaint Monday against Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the vice chair of President Donald Trump's election integrity commission, questioning whether he violated federal law by highlighting his role on the commission in his campaign for Kansas governor in the 2018 election.

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JPMorgan Chase to centralize energy controls for 4,500 branches

NEW YORK, June 28 (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co is shifting control of heating, air-conditioning and lighting in 4,500 of its branches to an operations center hosted in the internet cloud.

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Nikkei rises for 3rd day as weak yen supports; steel shares soar

TOKYO, June 27 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose for a third session on Tuesday as a weaker yen helped exporters rise, while the steel sector got a boost with traders citing a brokerage report highlighting a positive reversal in steel prices.

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BRIEF-Novagold Q2 loss per share $0.03

* Novagold reports 2017 second quarter results highlighting continued strong progress with permitting and advancement of optimization at donlin gold

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UPDATE 1-South African parliament opposes calls to change central bank mandate

JOHANNESBURG, June 23 (Reuters) - The South African parliament is planning to challenge in court an anti-graft watchdog's recommendation of constitutional changes to the mandate of the central bank, it said on Friday, highlighting worsening divisions between state institutions.

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REFILE-Oil bear market separates strong, weak U.S. shale producers

HOUSTON, June 21 (Reuters) - Crude oil's bear market is highlighting the haves and have nots among U.S. shale producers, with the stronger promising to keep pumping even as prospects dim for some of their financially strapped peers.

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Japan Inc says shrinking domestic market, worker shortage are biggest headaches

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese firms say shrinking domestic demand is their biggest worry over the next three years while labor shortages are a close second, a Reuters poll found, highlighting the difficulties of coping with a dwindling and rapidly aging population.

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L.A.’s Avocado Toasts: a Guide

"It’s about highlighting what’s at the market in a way that it can be appreciated," says the Sqirl chef and owner Jessica Koslow. "If I was in New York, I wouldn’t be making avocado toast."

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Snap's stock price sinks to IPO price

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Shares of Snap Inc dropped 4.5 percent on Thursday and briefly touched its initial public offering price, highlighting investors' loss of confidence in the social media company that faces fierce competition from Facebook.

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Snap's share price sinks, trades just above IPO price

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Snap Inc's 's share price fell 3.4 percent on Thursday and was in danger of falling below its initial public offering price, highlighting investors' loss of confidence in the social media company that faces fierce competition from Facebook.

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Los Angeles lighting Bat-signal for Adam West

Holy Bright Knight!

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Fit City: Taking Night-Life Cue, Gyms Lower the Lights

Cycling, boxing and running studios, as well as some full-service gyms, are using sophisticated lighting systems to heighten the exercise experience.

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BRIEF-U.S. CPSC says Lithonia Lighting recalls to repair ceiling light fixtures due to impact hazard

* Lithonia Lighting recalls to repair about 5,600 ceiling light fixtures due to impact hazard

Terrorism nytimes.com

After London Attack, Theresa May Finds Her Record on Terrorism Under Scrutiny

Mrs. May was responsible for security during her six years as home secretary, and her critics are highlighting reductions in the number of police officers in that time.

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The electric supercars lighting up 2017

2017 is shaping up to be an exciting year for electric cars as automakers, big and small, gear up for launches that they hope will lure more drivers away from the gas pump to a plug socket.

Grilling (Cooking) nytimes.com

Charcoal or Gas? Depends on What You’re Grilling

You get great smoky flavor from cooking over or beside coals or wood. But on a Wednesday night there is little easier than lighting a gas grill.

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Japanese Princess’s Engagement Revives Debate on Women in Royal Family

Princess Mako, Emperor Akihito’s grandchild, is getting married, and, by law, leaving the royal family. Her departure is highlighting a looming succession crisis.

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Reports of large-scale Ford job cuts meet indifference on Wall Street

WASHINGTON/DETROIT (Reuters) - Investors on Tuesday shrugged off media reports that Ford Motor Co will announce plans to cut thousands of white-collar workers, highlighting the challenges facing Chief Executive Mark Fields.

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Reports of large-scale Ford job cuts meet indifference on Wall St

WASHINGTON/DETROIT, May 16 (Reuters) - Investors on Tuesday shrugged off media reports that Ford Motor Co will announce plans to cut thousands of white-collar workers, highlighting the challenges facing Chief Executive Mark Fields.

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A Remote Pacific Island Awash in Tons of Trash

A survey of uninhabited Henderson Island in the South Pacific estimated that about 17.6 tons of debris had washed ashore, endangering wildlife and blighting beaches.

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Osram plans to finish LSS turnaround, then may consider options

FRANKFURT, May 3 (Reuters) - German lighting group Osram wants to finish restructuring its LSS lighting-services unit before considering further options for the business, its chief executive told analysts on Wednesday.

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Osram CEO says too soon to raise 2020 targets

FRANKFURT, May 3 (Reuters) - German lighting group Osram said its 2020 targets looked easier to achieve after a strong quarter that led it to raise its full-year targets on Tuesday but it was too early to hike the mid-term goals.

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Up in Smoke: Marijuana activists cuffed after lighting up at U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two dozen red-hatted protesters gathered on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol on Monday to call for easing federal marijuana laws, but police snuffed out the party by arresting four of them after they lit up joints.