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UPDATE 1-Apple Watch fails to tick with reviewers due to cellular glitch

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Reviewers of Apple Inc's latest smartwatch unveiled a week ago were impressed by some of its smartphone features, but several said on Wednesday they did not recommend the device because of connectivity problems and poor battery life.

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Apple Watch fails to tick with reviewers due to cellular glitch

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Apple Inc's latest smartwatch may have packed many impressive features of a smartphone, but occasional mobile connectivity issues and poor battery life held back several reviewers from recommending the device.

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Poor sleep associated with higher risk of chronic pain

(Reuters Health) - People who sleep poorly may be more likely to develop a chronic pain condition and have worse physical health, a study from the UK suggests.

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Golf: Park grabs first-round lead at Evian Championship

(Reuters) - South Korean Park Sung-hyun took full advantage of the ultimate mulligan by grabbing the first-round lead of the Evian Championship in France on Friday after bad weather wiped out her poor start a day earlier.

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ACA Medicaid expansion tied to earlier cancer care for the poor

(Reuters Health) - After the Affordable Care Act (ACA) helped reduce the number of uninsured Americans, more low-income adults got cancer diagnosed when it was less advanced and potentially easier to treat, a recent study suggests.

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Mental disorders, poor diets and tobacco make the world sick

LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Heart disease and tobacco ranked with conflict and violence among the world's biggest killers in 2016, while poor diets and mental disorders caused people the greatest ill health, a large international study has found.

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Australian Olympic swimmer gets one-year 'whereabouts' ban

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian swimmer Jarrod Poort, who represented his country at the last two Olympics, has been handed a one-year ban for failures to notify anti-doping authorities of his whereabouts.

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BRIEF-GE Power selected for another gas power plant contract in South Asia

* GE says has been selected by Shapoorji Pallonji Group to supply power generation equipment for upcoming power plant in Bhola district of Bangladesh Source text (http://bit.ly/2filRkN) Further company coverage:

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Wall Street executives have gloomy outlook on third-quarter trading results

(Reuters) - Executives from JPMorgan Chase & Co , Bank of America Corp and Goldman Sachs Group Inc warned on Tuesday that trading conditions during the third quarter were likely to be poor for their banks.

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Goldman details $5 billion revenue growth plan amid investor questions

(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc on Tuesday unveiled a growth plan that could add as much as $5 billion in revenue annually, as the bank seeks to reassure investors after two poor trading quarters in a row.

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Mexico rushes aid to millions after powerful quake; death toll at 96

JUCHITAN, Mexico (Reuters) - A powerful earthquake that struck Mexico last week has left some 2.5 million people in need of aid and killed 96 others, authorities said on Monday, as officials rushed to get food and water to stricken communities in the poor south.

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Mexico rushes aid to millions after huge quake; death toll at 96

JUCHITAN, Mexico (Reuters) - A powerful earthquake that struck Mexico last week has left some 2.5 million people in need of aid and killed 96 others, authorities said on Monday, as officials rushed to get food and water to afflicted communities in the poor south.

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Thousands of homes wrecked by huge Mexican quake, death toll at 91

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A massive earthquake off southern Mexico on Thursday night that killed at least 91 people damaged tens of thousands of homes and afflicted upwards of two million people in the poorer south, state officials said, as more details of the disaster emerged.

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Thousands of homes wrecked by huge Mexican quake, death toll at 90

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A massive earthquake off southern Mexico on Thursday night that killed at least 90 people damaged tens of thousands of homes and afflicted upwards of two million people in the poorer south, state officials said, as more details of the disaster emerged.

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Pope to wrap up Colombia trip in Cartagena with focus on poor

BOGOTA/CARTAGENA, Colombia (Reuters) - Pope Francis wraps up his trip to Colombia on Sunday with a visit to the Caribbean port city of Cartagena, a top tourist destination famous for its colonial walled ramparts but which masks deep social inequality in its surrounding shantytowns.

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Death toll from massive Mexican quake rises to 65

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The death toll from the massive earthquake that struck Mexico on Thursday night has risen to 65, as more victims were registered in the poor southern states hardest hit by the disaster, authorities said on Saturday.

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Mexico's strongest quake in 85 years kills dozens in the poor south

JUCHITAN, Mexico (Reuters) - At least 60 people died when the most powerful earthquake to hit Mexico in over eight decades tore through buildings and forced mass evacuations in the poor southern states of Oaxaca and Chiapas, triggering alerts as far away as Southeast Asia.

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Begala: Why Trump caved to Pelosi and Schumer

I never again want to hear someone ask why the Democrats chose Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer as their leaders. The two just made a deal with the guy who wrote "The Art of the Deal" and made it the Art of the Steal. Poor President Donald Trump was lucky he got out of the room with his hair.

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LME to upgrade electronic trading system after complaints

LONDON, Sept 6 (Reuters) - The London Metal Exchange (LME) is set to upgrade and strengthen its electronic trading system after falling volumes and user complaints about outages and poor functionality.

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Exclusive: Crowded Bangladesh revives plan to settle Rohingya on isolated island

DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladesh, one of the world's poorest and most crowded nations, plans to go ahead with work to develop an isolated, flood-prone island in the Bay of Bengal to temporarily house tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in neighboring Myanmar, officials say.

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UEFA president says rich-poor divide is key issue in European football

GENEVA (Reuters) - Preventing the growing gap between the rich clubs and the rest is the key issue in European football, UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said on Monday.

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McCain: Trump is poorly informed, impulsive

Sen. John McCain issued a plea for bipartisan cooperation as Congress returns from its extended summer recess, saying pragmatism, compromise and mutual respect are more critical than ever given what he considers the lack of experience emanating from the White House.

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Vietnam says violations found at central bank in war on graft

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam has found faults with the central State Bank of Vietnam, including poor supervision of credit organizations and inefficiency in preventing corruption, the government said on Saturday.

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Worst floods to hit South Asia in decade expose lack of monsoon planning

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The most devastating floods to hit South Asia in a decade have killed more than 1,400 people and focused attention on the poor planning and lack of preparedness for annual monsoon rains, as authorities struggle to get aid to millions of destitute.

Hurricane Harvey nytimes.com

Storm With ‘No Boundaries’ Took Aim at Rich and Poor Alike

Many of the iconic images from Hurricane Katrina captured a divide of class and race. In Houston, Harvey has been more of an equal-opportunity assailant.

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Venezuela's baseball talent pool shrinks as food crisis widens

CARACAS (Reuters) - Young baseball players from poor families in Venezuela are not getting the nourishment needed to realize their dream of playing professionally in the United States, as acute food shortages close off one of the few remaining avenues out of poverty in the recession-hit country.

Floods nytimes.com

Coping With Floods Is Only Half the Battle for Mumbai’s Poor

In Mumbai, a megacity of 18 million where torrential rain is an annual reality, the comparisons to Houston have not gone unnoticed.

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Ex-S&P exec avoids industry bar in SEC mortgage bond case

Aug 29 (Reuters) - An administrative judge on Tuesday ruled that a former Standard & Poor's executive should be censured but not barred from the industry for negligently failing to disclose to investors a change in how commercial mortgage-backed securities were rated.

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S&P sees U.S. keeping AA+ rating if it avoids default

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Standard & Poor's said on Tuesday the United States would maintain its AA+ credit rating, its second highest, as long as the federal government avoids a default even if it does not increase the debt ceiling in a timely manner.

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Uber to end post-trip tracking of riders as part of privacy push

PALO ALTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] is pulling a heavily criticized feature from its app that allowed it to track riders for up to five minutes after a trip, its security chief told Reuters, as the ride-services company tries to fix its poor reputation for customer privacy.

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CEE MARKETS-Forint firms in muted reaction to S&P outlook upgrade

* Surprise S&P outlook rise lifts forint, OTP Bank stocks * Impact is marginal, investors focus on dovish monetary policy * CEE assets are mixed, London holiday cuts turnover * Leu rebounds but stays near 5-year low on pension reform fear By Sandor Peto BUDAPEST, Aug 28 (Reuters) - The forint firmed slightly on Monday in a cautious reaction to a surprise move by rating agency Standard & Poor's late on Friday to raise the outlook on Hungary's sovereign rating to "positive

Spelling nytimes.com

State of the Art: So Trump Makes Spelling Errors. In the Twitter Age, Whoo Doesn’t?

In tweets, the president seems to spell poorly, and he’s been flogged for it. But there’s an argument to be made that the spelling police should relax a bit.

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REFILE-UPDATE 1-India grants Pfizer patent on pneumonia vaccine in blow to aid group

MUMBAI, Aug 22 (Reuters) - India has granted Pfizer Inc a patent for its powerful pneumonia vaccine Prevenar 13, in a blow to some health groups that said this would put the treatment out of reach of thousands in poorer nations.

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India grants Pfizer patent on pneumonia vaccine in blow to aid group

MUMBAI, Aug 22 (Reuters) - India has granted Pfizer Inc a patent for its powerful pneumonia vaccine Prevenar 13, in a blow to some health groups that said this would put the treatment out of reach of thousands in poorer nations.

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American surgeons poorly prepared for humanitarian operations

(Reuters Health) - A Haitian physician taught American-trained vascular surgeon Dr. David Kuwayama how to perform C-sections in a Caribbean clinic, and a Congolese surgeon taught him other basic surgical procedures in an African war zone.

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Peru court convicts two of human-rights abuses at military base

LIMA (Reuters) - A Peruvian court on Friday found guilty two of the seven former military officers who were accused of torturing and murdering civilians in a poor highland province in 1983.

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"What's 'smog' in Kazakh?" China language mix snags environment inspectors

BEIJING (Reuters) - With one national language often spoken poorly and thousands of regional dialects and ethnic minority tongues, China is having to employ multilingual officials as it embarks on its latest round of environment inspections across the country.

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Common chemicals in cosmetics, soaps tied to poor semen quality

(Reuters Health) - Men who have been exposed to common chemicals known as parabens have lower testosterone levels and more sperm that are abnormally shaped and slow moving, according to a study that suggests these ingredients may contribute to infertility.

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Possession of small amounts of narcotics now minor offense in Oregon

(Reuters) - Possession of small quantities of narcotics like heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine are no longer felonies in Oregon under a measure signed into law by Governor Kate Brown, who said on Wednesday that it undoes laws that had unfairly targeted minorities and the poor.

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EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil markets seesaw as S&P affirms rating; Mexico peso firms

By Bruno Federowski SAO PAULO, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Brazilian markets seesawed on Wednesday as credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's spared the country from a downgrade after the government loosened budget targets for years to come. Brazil on Tuesday widened its primary budget deficit goals through 2020 after lawmakers repeatedly refused to raise taxes needed to boost recession-hit revenues. The move was widely expected in financial markets, but had stoked some concern of potenti

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Abortion after-care costs driven up by scarcity of nearby clinics

(Reuters Health) - The absence of a nearby abortion clinic drives up healthcare costs, a study of California's poor has found.

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Author: White nationalists more than 'slack-jawed yokels'

JD Vance, author of "Hillbilly Elegy," says white nationalism isn't just a problem for the poor and working class.

Fires and Firefighters nytimes.com

Losing London: Grenfell Tower Fire Shows Double Standard at Work in One London District

Councilors in London’s Kensington and Chelsea borough, home to some of the city’s wealthiest and poorest residents, are accused of catering to the wealthy and ignoring the poor.

Portugal nytimes.com

Portugal Forest Fires Worsen, Fed by Poor Choices and Inaction

Hotter, drier summers, combined with political inaction and a history of poor land management, have rendered Portugal increasingly vulnerable to deadly fires.

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Disabled Egyptians make prosthetic limbs for poor

CAIRO (Reuters) - An Egyptian development organization that manufactures products for the disabled has opened a workshop in Cairo to make prosthetic limbs for the poor, staffed by workers with disabilities who could otherwise struggle to earn a wage.

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Prosecutors ask court to end Texas county's cash bail for misdemeanors

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Dozens of current and former state, county and federal prosecutors asked a U.S. appeals court on Wednesday to strike down a bail system in the most populous Texas county that requires cash bonds for misdemeanor defendants, saying it can destroy the lives of the poor.

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Poor Medicare patients may spend more on hospital stays

Out-of-pocket spending for hospital care by people with Medicare may be higher for those with lower incomes, because they’re more likely than wealthier Medicare beneficiaries to be kept in the hospital without being officially admitted, a new study suggests.

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Bolt digs in to advance to 100 meters semis

LONDON (Reuters) - Usain Bolt took his first, somewhat stuttering, steps towards what he hopes will be a glorious World Championship farewell on Friday when he recovered from a poor start to win his heat in the first round of the 100 meters in 10.07 seconds.

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BRIEF-FDA approves first treatment for certain types of poor-prognosis acute myeloid leukemia

* FDA approves first treatment for certain types of poor-prognosis acute myeloid leukemia

United States International Relations nytimes.com

Trump Blames Congress for Poor U.S. Relations With Russia

A day after signing new sanctions into law, the president says Washington’s relationship with Moscow is “at an all-time & very dangerous low.”

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GRAINS-Wheat eases for 4th day on ample world supply; corn, soy fall

SINGAPORE, Aug 3 (Reuters) - Chicago wheat futures lost more ground on Thursday with the market trading close to its lowest since late June on pressure from ample global supplies. Corn and soybean prices gave up some of last session's gains as weather forecasts indicated little stress to maturing crops in the U.S. Midwest. FUNDAMENTALS * Extremely poor conditions for U.S. spring wheat have largely been priced in. Harvesting of the drought-hit crop is now under way, while ris

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Paris Olympics aims to regenerate poor, northeastern suburbs

BOBIGNY, France (Reuters) - One of the most deprived suburbs in Paris is expected to be a big winner now the French capital is in line to host the 2024 Olympics with thousands of homes and a new swimming center to be built in Seine-Saint-Denis for the games.

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MIDEAST STOCKS-GIS drags Qatar down after poor Q2, Ma'aden helps Saudi

DUBAI, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Shares of Qatar's oil drilling service provider slumped early on Tuesday after it barely broke even in the second quarter while Saudi's only listed mining firm helped drive gains in that market, having doubled quarterly net profit.

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Moody's gets licence to rate Saudi Arabia's corporates

DUBAI, July 31 (Reuters) - Moody's has obtained a licence to operate rating activities in Saudi Arabia, joining the two major foreign credit rating agencies Fitch and Standard & Poor's, as the country seeks to develop its corporate debt capital markets.

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Poor Q2 results dampen Saudi, bluechips buoy Dubai

DUBAI, July 31 (Reuters) - Poor second quarter corporate earnings were a drag on Riyadh's index in early trade on Monday in a generally weaker Gulf market, though Dubai bucked that trend as bluechips rose.

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Golf: Vegas defends Canadian Open title with playoff win

(Reuters) - Jhonattan Vegas emphatically ended a poor run of form by successfully defending his Canadian Open title with a playoff victory over Charley Hoffman at Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville on Sunday.

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Poor Q2 earnings dent Saudi Arabia in weak region

DUBAI, July 30 (Reuters) - Disappointing second-quarter results from large cap Saudi Arabian companies were the main drag on the local index on Sunday, while neighbouring bourses were mostly weak.

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UPDATE 2-Gundlach's DoubleLine purchased five-month put options on S&P 500

NEW YORK, July 27 (Reuters) - Jeffrey Gundlach's DoubleLine Capital purchased some five-month put options on the Standard & Poor's 500 Index a couple days ago as the CBOE Volatility Index fell to its lowest since December 1993.

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Singapore 'food sharing' pioneer among winners of Magsaysay awards

MANILA (Reuters) - The Singaporean founder of a volunteer group providing hot meals to the poor is among this year's six winners of the Philippines' Magsaysay awards, the foundation responsible for the awards said on Thursday.

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AustralianSuper prepares for U.S. infrastructure play

SYDNEY, July 27 (Reuters) - The head of Australia's biggest pension fund, AustralianSuper, expects state governments in the United States will cast aside parochial concerns and allow foreign funds to invest and fix up poor infrastructure there.

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RPT-Reliance's 'free' JioPhone shakes up cheap end of India's billion-strong market

MUMBAI, July 26 (Reuters) - At first glance, Indian telecoms upstart Jio's bet on 'free' internet-enabled phones to win over poorer customers is a near-fatal blow for low-end handset makers, most already struggling with paper-thin margins on some of the world's cheapest devices.

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Reliance's 'free' JioPhone shakes up cheap end of India's billion-strong market

MUMBAI (Reuters) - At first glance, Indian telecoms upstart Jio's bet on 'free' internet-enabled phones to win over poorer customers is a near-fatal blow for low-end handset makers, most already struggling with paper-thin margins on some of the world's cheapest devices.

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Russia condemns US Congress over new sanctions bill

Russian responded angrily Wednesday to a US congressional vote to impose new sanctions on Russia, saying they risked worsening the already poor relations between the two countries.

Embargoes and Sanctions nytimes.com

Economic Scene: To Punish Putin, Economic Sanctions Are Unlikely to Do the Trick

Using economic penalties to achieve diplomatic goals has a poor track record when the target is powerful and autocratic, and workarounds exist.

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Rich or poor? Your face might give it away

Throughout the late 1960s and 1970s, the English artist David Hockney painted a series of "double portraits," two subjects depicted side by side -- of the fashion designer Ossie Clark with the textile designer Celia Birtwell; of the author Christopher Isherwood with the artist Don Bachardy; and one of his own mother and father, among others.

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UPDATE 2-Molina Healthcare to cut about 1,400 jobs -memo

NEW YORK, July 24 (Reuters) - Molina Healthcare, a health insurer that specializes in the Obamacare and Medicaid healthcare programs for low-income and poor people, plans to cut about 1,400 jobs in the next few months, according to an internal company memo reviewed by Reuters.

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CORRECTED-Molina Healthcare to cut about 1,400 positions -memo

NEW YORK, July 24 (Reuters) - Molina Healthcare, a health insurer that specializes in the Obamacare and Medicaid healthcare programs for low-income and poor people, plans to cut about 1,400 jobs in the next few months, according to an internal company memo reviewed by Reuters.

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U.S. abortion support groups put on more public face

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (Reuters) - Patricia Canon drives poor rural Kentucky women to distant abortion clinics each week, part of a national army of volunteers who are growing bolder even as abortion foes ratchet up opposition to the activists they have branded as "accomplices to murder."

Child Abuse and Neglect nytimes.com

Foster Care as Punishment: The New Reality of ‘Jane Crow’

For women in New York’s poorer neighborhoods, the threat that a child will be removed to foster care for little cause is a grim reality.

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Exclusive: U.S. toughens stance on foreign deals in blow to China's buying spree

(Reuters) - A secretive U.S. government panel has objected to at least nine acquisitions of U.S. companies by foreign buyers so far this year, people familiar with the matter said, a historically high number that bodes poorly for China's overseas buying spree.

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McIlroy keeps his cool and fights back after poor start

SOUTHPORT, England (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy says a lack of self-belief was to blame for his poor start to his opening round at the British Open on Thursday - and a chat with his caddie was what turned things around.

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UK watchdog said property funds poorly prepared for Brexit vote turbulence

LONDON (Reuters) - Asset managers did not plan properly or have clear procedures for valuing their property funds under stressed market conditions such as those in the aftermath of Britain's June...

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UK watchdog said funds poorly prepared for Brexit vote turbulence

LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) - Asset managers did not plan properly or have clear procedures for valuing their property funds under stressed market conditions like those in the aftermath of Britain's June 2016 vote to leave the European Union, the UK's markets watchdog said on Thursday.

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Egypt's poorest risk death for promise of work in Libya

TARFA AL-KOM, Egypt (Reuters) - In a bare room with nothing but a small pillow, a few pots, and a sheet to cover the dusty floor, Youssef Abdullah's family was living in an impoverished Upper Egyptian village when they were told he died in the Libyan desert.

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Poor test results for Roche cloud growth prospects

ZURICH (Reuters) - A run of disappointing drug trials at Roche has left analysts suggesting the view from its new 41-storey office building in Basel has become more clouded, with little chance of management now upgrading its growth forecast next week, when it reports first-half earnings.

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Cycling: Matthews accuses Degenkolb of bad sportsmanship after clash

ROMANS-SUR-ISERE, France - Australian Michael Matthews accused German rival John Degenkolb of being a poor sport after his angry reaction to being beaten in a sprint for the line at the end of a windy 16th stage of the Tour de France on Tuesday.

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After Decades of War, Colombian Farmers Face a New Test: Peace

The FARC rebels have disarmed and joined the government to wean farmers off illicit crops. But in poor villages, the lure of drug money is still strong.

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MIDEAST STOCKS-Region mixed; Dubai tests chart barrier, poor earnings hit Oman

DUBAI, July 16 (Reuters) - Stock markets in the Gulf were mixed on Sunday with the global uptrend in equities pushing Dubai's index up to test technical resistance but weak corporate earnings hurting Oman.

India nytimes.com

At a Luxury Complex in India, the Maids and the Madams Go to War

A dispute between a maid and her employer led to a full-blown riot, an unusual boiling over of resentment between rich and poor in India.

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New Senate health care bill could still hurt the sick and the poor

Bare bones health insurance plans may be a good deal for those who aren't sick. But they don't do much for Americans with pre-existing conditions.

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Sidelined healthcare lobby stymies Republican healthcare effort

WASHINGTON, July 14 (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republicans pushing to overhaul Obamacare largely ignored key players in the debate over insuring the poor: the health insurers and hospitals charged with carrying out the law if it gets approved.

Taxation nytimes.com

A Risky Mix: Cutting Taxes for the Rich and Aid for the Poor

Of all the lessons emerging from the struggle to repeal the Affordable Care Act, one stands out: Such a combination of cuts is politically toxic.

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No, poor people don't eat the most fast food

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India's top court suspends ban on trade in cattle for slaughter

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Supreme Court suspended on Tuesday a government order that had banned the trade of cattle for slaughter, giving relief to the multi-billion dollar beef and leather industries that employ millions of poor workers.

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Vote counting begins in Papua New Guinea amid electoral roll confusion

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Vote counting has begun in Papua New Guinea (PNG), signaling an end to a general election marred by poor organization and opposition accusations of electoral roll irregularities, which experts said could ignite protests.

Nursing Homes nytimes.com

Poor Patient Care at Many Nursing Homes Despite Stricter Oversight

Homes forced to undergo the federal government’s strictest scrutiny often slide back into providing dangerous care.

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Tesla shares dive 7 percent; still above analysts' target price

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tesla Inc shares slid more than 7 percent on Wednesday, their biggest percentage decline in more than a year, on poorer-than-expected delivery numbers, yet the luxury electric carmaker's stock price remained above analysts' median target.

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Can poor sleep lead to Alzheimer's?

One in three Americans doesn't get enough sleep, and 45% of the world's population doesn't, either. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention calls insufficient sleep a "public health problem," because disrupted sleep is associated with a higher risk of conditions including diabetes, stroke and cardiovascular disease.

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Tesla shares dive 7 percent but remain above analysts' target price

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tesla Inc shares slid more than 7 percent on Wednesday, the biggest percentage decline in more than a year, on poorer-than-expected delivery numbers, yet the luxury electric carmaker's stock price remained above analysts' median target.

Architecture nytimes.com

Ba Vi Journal: A Vietnamese Architect’s Easy-to-Erect Homes for the Poor

Vo Trong Nghia has created low-cost prefabricated structures that he hopes can house people in slums, remote areas and refugee camps.

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U.N. survey finds cybersecurity gaps everywhere except Singapore

GENEVA (Reuters) - Singapore has a near-perfect approach to cybersecurity, but many other rich countries have holes in their defenses and some poorer countries are showing them how it should be done, a U.N. survey showed on Wednesday.

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Risk-averse banks cut correspondent relationships by 6%

LONDON, July 4 (IFR) - Banks that are worried about breaching anti-money laundering and other compliance rules have axed the number of correspondent banking relationships in many regions by more than 10% in the past six years, raising concerns about the impact on poorer countries.

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Evans 'let himself down' with poor decision-making: says Murray

(Reuters) - World number one Andy Murray says fellow Briton Dan Evans has a long road ahead of him if he wants to resurrect his career after the 27-year-old was provisionally suspended for failing a doping test for cocaine at the Barcelona Open in April.

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Pell case shows poor judgment, will stain Pope Francis legacy, victims say

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The charging of a top Vatican official, Cardinal George Pell, with sex-abuse crimes this week will permanently stain the legacy of Pope Francis, exposing poor judgment in his appointment, victims of sexual abuse said.

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Markets bet Abe will 'pull stimulus from a hat' if Tokyo election stings

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has seen his popularity slump ahead of a local election in Tokyo following scandals and gaffes by officials close to him, but the stock market is betting that a poor showing by the premier's party would be good for shares.

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VW tells California plans for electric car charging in poorer areas

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG on Thursday told California it was expanding efforts to build electric car infrastructure in poorer communities, responding to regulators who described "shortcomings" in VW's plan.

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UPDATE 1-VW tells California plans for electric car charging in poorer areas

SAN FRANCISCO, June 29 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG on Thursday told California it was expanding efforts to build electric car infrastructure in poorer communities, responding to regulators who described "shortcomings" in VW's plan.

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Senate Republican bill would slash Medicaid by 2036, complicating talks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate proposal to replace Obamacare would cut spending on government Medicaid for the poor by 35 percent come 2036, a non-partisan congressional research office said on Thursday, further complicating Republican efforts to forge a deal.

A Childhood: The Biography of a Place (Book) nytimes.com

American Beauties: Harry Crews’s ‘A Childhood’ Vividly Evokes a Depression-Era America

The author’s memoir is a Dickensian anthology of the physical and mental intensities of growing up poor in Georgia.

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Ohio lawmakers vote to freeze Medicaid expansion

CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Ohio's Republican-controlled legislature voted on Wednesday to freeze enrollment in the state's Medicaid healthcare insurance for the poor, setting the stage for a showdown with Republican Governor John Kasich, who favors expanding the program.