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European shares edge back up, Edenred tops gainers

LONDON, Feb 20 (Reuters) - European shares edged back in positive territory on Tuesday after ending a three-day recovery in the previous session when Wall Street and Chinese markets were closed for holiday.

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Slovenia ice hockey player Jeglic fails doping test, to leave Games: CAS

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Slovenia men's ice hockey player Ziga Jeglic has tested positive for a banned substance and has been suspended for the remainder of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Tuesday.

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Russian medalist leaves Games amid doping probe: official

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Russian curling medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky has left the Olympic village and surrendered his accreditation after being suspected of testing positive for a banned substance, a Russian Olympic delegation official said on Monday.

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Russian medalist at Games suspected of doping: source

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - A Russian medalist at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics is suspected of having tested positive for a banned substance, a source at the Games said on Sunday, in a potential major blow to Russia's efforts to emerge from a drug-cheating scandal.

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Congress urges railroads to meet looming safety deadline

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chair of a congressional committee on Thursday urged U.S. railroads and transit agencies to meet a looming deadline to install an anti-crash technology called positive train control after a series of recent crashes.

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Serena loses in return but says 'on the right track'

(Reuters) - Serena Williams was understandably far from her best in her return to competition on Sunday but the greatest player of her generation said it was a positive step toward her goal of returning to the pinnacle of her sport.

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Freestyle skiing: Young Americans vow to return from mogul disappointment

PYEONGCHANG (Reuters) - None of the highly-rated members of the American women’s mogul team made it through to Sunday’s Olympic final in Pyeongchang, yet the foursome remain positive of future success.

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BRIEF-Synchronoss Receives Positive Nasdaq Panel Decision

* SYNCHRONOSS - GOT POSITIVE DECISION FROM NASDAQ HEARINGS PANEL, GRANTING EXTENSION TO REGAIN COMPLIANCE WITH LISTING REQUIREMENTS

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Motor racing: F1 on right track with 'Grid Kids', says McLaren's Brown

WOKING, England (Reuters) - McLaren boss Zak Brown has backed Formula One's move to use "Grid Kids" instead of female models, seeing it as a positive step towards broadening the sport's appeal to a younger audience.

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Fake doctor suspected of infecting at least 33 people with HIV

At least 33 people have tested positive for HIV in northern India after a fake doctor allegedly used a tainted needle while treating them.

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At least 33 infected with HIV in India after 'quack' uses tainted syringe: police

MUMBAI (Reuters) - At least 33 people have tested positive for HIV in the northern Indian town of Bangarmau after an unqualified medical practitioner injected some of them with an infected syringe, a government official said.

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Boxing: Britain's Muhammad Ali handed two year ban for positive test

LONDON (Reuters) - British Olympic boxer Muhammad Ali has been banned for two years after testing positive for a banned steroid, the International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) said on Tuesday.

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Oil eases, but wards off stocks-style turbulence

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil fell for a third day on Tuesday, as a rout in global equities triggered losses across bonds, cryptocurrencies and commodities, although the crude price is in positive territory so far this year.

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From Oil to Solar: Saudi Arabia Plots a Shift to Renewables

Riyadh plans to build a $300 million solar farm that would generate enough electricity to power 200,000 homes, an example Saudi leaders hope will have positive consequences.

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UPDATE 4-Bristol-Myers' positive cancer data still lags Merck

Feb 5 (Reuters) - Bristol-Myers Squibb Co on Monday provided some positive data on its immuno-oncology drugs for the most lucrative lung cancer market but it fell short of giving clarity on its ability to compete with a rival treatment from Merck & Co Inc

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Sender of Hawaii missile alert thought '100% it was real'

The man who says he sent out the false ballistic missile alert last month in Hawaii that caused more than a half hour of panic said Friday he thinks he is being treated unfairly, and he was positive at the time the drill was real.

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Man behind Hawaii missile alert speaks

"Employee 1," the man who sent out the false ballistic missile alert in Hawaii, says he is being treated unfairly and he was positive at the time that the drill was real.

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Nikkei posts first gain in 7 days, helped by softer yen, earnings

TOKYO, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose on Thursday morning, rebounding from a six-day losing streak and pushing most sectors into positive territory, as a weaker yen and corporate earnings helped drive the benchmark index higher.

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CNN poll: Trump gets least positive reaction in at least 20 years

Almost half of Americans who watched President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address -- 48% -- say they had a "very positive" impression of the speech, down from 57% of speech-watchers after his first address to match Barack Obama's rating after his first State of the Union address, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS.

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Van Jones: Trump is a tale of two presidencies

CNN's Van Jones examines the positive and negative impacts from the first year of the Trump presidency, saying that while the economy is improving, we are falling apart as a society.

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Lactalis victims' group says 10 more babies have salmonella

PARIS (Reuters) - Ten more babies have tested positive for salmonella in France after drinking milk produced by the firm Lactalis, a group representing families said on Friday

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GSK's shingles vaccine gets green light from EMA panel

(Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline's shingles vaccine moved one step closer to market after a European Medicines Agency (EMA) panel on Friday gave a positive opinion on the drug, which is a key product for the British drugmaker's pipeline.

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BRIEF-GlaxoSmithkline Announces CHMP Positive Opinion for Labelling Update to Relvar Ellipta in Patients with Asthma

* GSK ANNOUNCES CHMP POSITIVE OPINION FOR LABELLING UPDATE TO RELVAR ELLIPTA IN PATIENTS WITH ASTHMA

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Moody's lifts Russian sovereign outlook to positive from stable

MOSCOW, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Moody's said on Friday it had raised Russia's sovereign outlook to positive from stable, expecting 2018 growth to largely overcome the adverse base effect caused by the industrial output-led slowdown in the last quarter of the past year.

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S&P expects positive credit boost for Amazon 'HQ2' winner

(Reuters) - The winning location for Amazon.com's $5 billion second headquarters project and its promise of up to 50,000 new jobs will likely receive a credit boost, S&P Global Ratings said on Thursday.

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UPDATE 2-Caterpillar profit beats estimates on buoyant global demand

(Adds details on company profit forecast, analyst comment, background on markets, early stock reaction) By Rajesh Kumar Singh and Rachit Vats Jan 25 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc's profit trounced forecasts for the seventh straight quarter on Thursday as buoyant global demand from construction, mining and energy industries drove a 35-percent surge in equipment sales. Caterpillar said it saw "positive economic indicators across most of the world." It forecast stronger home and

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Study: Cuckolding can be positive for some couples

In our current political climate, the term "cuck" -- short for "cuckservative" -- has become an insult of the so-called alt-right, aimed at men they view as spineless and emasculated. The slur has its roots in the concept of cuckolding, or having an adulterous partner.

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Futures rise as earnings from industrial giants roll in

(Reuters) - U.S. stock futures pointed to a positive open for Wall Street on Wednesday as a string of earnings from industrial giants buoyed market sentiment.

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Puma Biotechnology sinks after Europe unlikely to OK breast cancer drug

(Reuters) - Puma Biotechnology Inc said on Tuesday a European regulatory panel indicated it was unlikely to provide a positive opinion on the company's breast cancer drug, sending its shares down 30 percent.

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Aetna is fined by New York for leaking members' HIV status

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Aetna Inc will pay a $1.15 million civil fine and improve its privacy practices to settle charges that it leaked the HIV-positive status of 2,460 New York members in a mailing where it used envelopes with large transparent windows.

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SocGen CEO expects better market conditions in 2018 and beyond

DAVOS (Reuters) - Societe Generale chief executive Frederic Oudea is "very positive" about the French bank's set-up in capital markets and expects to see better market conditions in 2018 and beyond, he told Reuters on Tuesday.

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CEE MARKETS-Poland, Hungary hit record highs on global stock rally

* Indices in Budapest, Warsaw reach record high on banks * Tehcnical factors also help Budapest blue chips * Czech markets ignore presidential, PM uncertainty * Hungarian government bond yields retreat after surge By Sandor Peto BUDAPEST, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Polish and Hungarian stocks hit record highs on Tuesday, helped by a positive mood in global equities markets, optimism over local economic fundamentals and some short position closing. The Warsaw stock exchange'

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One surprising reason for more positive pregnancy tests this month

(Reuters Health) - - Lots of couples in predominantly Christian countries may be looking at positive pregnancy tests this month at least in part because of cultural forces that encourage mating around major holidays like Christmas, suggests a recent study.

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EMERGING MARKETS-Chilean, Argentine equities hit record highs

SAO PAULO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Chile's equities market hit a record intraday high on Thursday on positive developments for the nation's lithium and copper industries, while Argentina's benchmark index also rose amid continued heavy interest from international investors. On Wednesday evening, Chilean state development agency Corfo said it had struck a deal with lithium miner SQM, ending a long dispute over royalties in Chile's Salar de Atacama and potentially unlocking significant investm

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Ford gives disappointing outlook, says turnaround to take years

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co on Tuesday estimated financial results for 2017 and 2018 that fell short of investor expectations, in a downbeat forecast that contrasted with a more positive outlook from rival automaker General Motors Co .

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Positive Keytruda lung cancer data sends Merck shares up 6 percent

(Reuters) - Positive lung cancer results for Merck & Co Inc's blockbuster drug Keytruda assuaged investor concerns about delays in testing and the withdrawal of an application for European use of the drug, sending the drugmaker's shares up more than 6 percent.

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BRIEF-Halma Sees positive impact to adj profit from U.S Tax Reform

* EXPECTS US TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT TO POSITIVELY IMPACT FUTURE US AFTER TAX ADJUSTED EARNINGS

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BRIEF-‍Avivagen Announces Positive Results From Swine Trial​

* AVIVAGEN - ‍RESULTS FROM STUDY DEMONSTRATED THAT OXC-BETA NOT ONLY BENEFITED SOW HEALTH BUT ALSO LED TO IMPROVEMENTS IN HEALTH OF NURSING PIGLETS​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BOJ Kuroda's optimism on economy, price outlook sends yen to 4-month high

TOKYO (Reuters) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda offered a positive view on the economy and inflation on Monday, sending the yen to a fourth-month high against the dollar on simmering speculation the central bank could withdraw stimulus earlier than expected.

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U.S. Open Loss Behind Her, Madison Keys Accentuates the Positive

As the Australian Open begins Monday, Keys has a chance to use what she learned from her humbling loss in the U.S. Open final in September.

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Myanmar's Suu Kyi says army admission on killings a positive step

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Friday it was "positive" that the country's military was taking responsibility for the actions of troops, after the army said soldiers were involved in killing 10 captured Rohingya Muslims.

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Futures rise as investors assess big bank earnings

(Reuters) - U.S. stock futures rose and pointed to a positive open for Wall Street on Friday as investors digested fourth-quarter earnings reports from big U.S. lenders.

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US STOCKS- Futures rise as investors assess big bank earnings

Jan 12 (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures rose and pointed to a positive open for Wall Street on Friday as investors digested fourth-quarter earnings reports from big U.S. lenders.

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Wall Street set to open higher as bond market worries ease

(Reuters) - Wall Street was set for a positive session on Thursday, as speculation over China halting U.S. bond purchases eased and investors focused on quarterly earnings reports and rising oil prices.

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The government shutting down over DACA is a real possibility

Everything we thought we knew 24 hour ago on the talks regarding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program may have just been scrambled. (And to be perfectly clear, clarity was not something that existed Tuesday, contrary to the positive sentiment post White House meeting.)

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Wawrinka gives Australian Open huge boost

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Former champion Stan Wawrinka gave Australian Open organisers a massive boost on Tuesday when he told reporters he was feeling "really positive" about the new season and was keen to get back on court.

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Scientists explore surprising alternative to light bulbs

The connection between people and plants has long been the subject of scientific interest. Recent studies have found positive effects.

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BRIEF-Galapagos Reports Preliminary Topline Results In Osteoarthritis Study

* REPORTED ON SUNDAY, POSITIVE PRELIMINARY TOPLINE RESULTS WITH A PHASE 1B STUDY IN OSTEOARTHRITIS (OA) PATIENTS IN THE UNITED STATES

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China bans speedskater for positive drug test

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has banned speedskater Xiaoxuan Shi from the national team for two years after failing a drug test, removing her from their squad for next month's 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, the China Skating Association said in a statement.

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Trump says he would 'absolutely' talk to North Korea's Kim on phone

CAMP DAVID, Md. (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would "absolutely" be willing to talk on the phone to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and that he hopes a positive development results from talks between North Korea and South Korea.

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HIV-positive school aide pleads guilty to sex abuse charges

An HIV-positive former Maryland school aide and track coach pleaded guilty Friday to sexually abusing students and filming child pornography, prosecutors said.

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BRIEF-Foamix Announces Positive Results From Late Stage Acne Treatment Study

* FOAMIX ANNOUNCES POSITIVE RESULTS FROM PHASE 3 OPEN-LABEL SAFETY EXTENSION EVALUATING FMX-101 TOPICAL MINOCYCLINE FOAM FOR TREATMENT UP TO 1 YEAR Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Zambia shuts Hungry Lion restaurants over cholera contamination

LUSAKA (Reuters) - Zambia has shut three of South African retailer Shoprite's Hungry Lion fast-food restaurants after their food tested positive for the bacterium that causes cholera, a government minister said on Thursday.

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Cuba's Santeria priests wax positive as transition from Castros begins

HAVANA (Reuters) - Priests from Cuba’s Afro-Cuban Santeria religion forecast on Tuesday that the upcoming retirement of President Raul Castro would signify "a moment of change" that accelerates the...

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U.S. urges railroads to quickly install anti-crash safety system

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao urged the nation's railroads and transit agencies to "take all possible measures" to meet deadlines to install a safety system called positive train control to prevent crashes.

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UPDATE 4-BP sets $1.5 bln charge for U.S tax changes but sees long-term boost

* Both firms see lower tax having positive impact (Adds Exxon, Chevron comment)

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US STOCKS-Wall Street carries momentum into 2018 as techs climb

* Media, retail stocks rise after positive broker recommendations

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UPDATE 3-BP takes $1.5 bln hit over U.S tax changes, joining Shell

* Both firms see lower tax having positive impact (Recasts, adds details, shares, updated factbox)

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US STOCKS-Wall Street set for positive start to 2018

Jan 2 (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Wall Street on Tuesday, the first trading day of 2018, signaling a continuation of the solid run from last year.

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UPDATE 2-BP takes $1.5 bln charge over U.S tax changes, joining Shell

* Both firms see lower tax having positive impact (Recasts, adds background)

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UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 2

(Adds company news items and futures) Jan 2 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE futures are seen opening down 0.1 percent ahead of the cash market open. * BP: British energy company BP expects a positive impact on future post-tax earnings from the United States after the changes to U.S. corporate taxes, it said on Tuesday. * GLENCORE: Glencore has agreed to sell one of two Australian coal mines it put up for sale last year to British industrialist Sa

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BP expects U.S. earnings uplift from tax reform

(Reuters) - British energy company BP expects a positive impact on future post-tax earnings from the United States after the changes to U.S. corporate taxes, it said on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 1-BP expects U.S. earnings uplift from tax reform

Jan 2 (Reuters) - British energy company BP expects a positive impact on future post-tax earnings from the United States after the changes to U.S. corporate taxes, it said on Tuesday.

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BRIEF-BP Plc announces estimated impact on BP results due to US tax changes

* ‍EXPECTS FUTURE US AFTER-TAX EARNINGS TO BE POSITIVELY IMPACTED BY RECENTLY-ENACTED CHANGES TO US CORPORATE TAXES

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Stock futures point to positive session on Wall Street

(Reuters) - U.S. stock futures pointed to a higher open for Wall Street on Thursday, helped by a rally in commodities and a weaker dollar.

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The Shift: Some Things About Tech Were Good in 2017. No, Really.

Amid a series of scandals and sins, a few righteous tech innovators actually brought positive change this year.

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CAS halves fine on Bulgarian Weightlifting Federation to $250,000

SOFIA (Reuters) - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has halved the $500,000 fine imposed on the Bulgarian Weightlifting Federation (BWF) after 11 lifters tested positive for the banned anabolic steroid stanozolol in 2015, the Balkan country's governing body said.

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Weightlifting: CAS halves fine on Bulgarian federation to $250,000

SOFIA (Reuters) - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has halved the $500,000 fine imposed on the Bulgarian Weightlifting Federation (BWF) after 11 lifters tested positive for the banned anabolic steroid stanozolol in 2015, the Balkan country's governing body said.

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BRIEF-Loomis Expects To Account One-Off Positive Tax Income In Range Of SEK 55 Mln To SEK 70 Mln During Q4 2017​

* ‍TCJA'S MAIN IMPACT ON LOOMIS IN Q4 THIS YEAR IS REDUCTION OF CORPORATE TAX RATE IN US FROM 35 TO 21 PERCENT​

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BRIEF-Terravest Says Management's Outlook For Upcoming Fiscal Year Is Positive

* TERRAVEST ANNOUNCES FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2017

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BRIEF-Sinovac Biotech Receives Positive Decision On Hepatitis A Vaccine From WHO

* SINOVAC BIOTECH RECEIVES POSITIVE DECISION ON ITS HEPATITIS A VACCINE FROM WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

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Futures point to positive session on Wall Street

(Reuters) - U.S. stock futures pointed to slight gains for Wall Street in what could be a quiet session on Friday as investors prepare for the Christmas holiday.

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US STOCKS-Futures point to positive session on Wall St

Dec 22 (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures pointed to slight gains for Wall Street in what could be a quiet session on Friday as investors prepare for the Christmas holiday.

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Roche's Alecensa receives EU approval to treat ALK-positive lung cancer

ZURICH (Reuters) - The European Commission has approved Roche's Alecensa as treatment for a form of lung cancer common in patients without a significant smoking history, the Swiss drug maker said on Thursday.

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Analysis: Bob Corker's haywire interview

Tennessee Republican Sen. Bob Corker has received lots and lots of positive press for his willingness to take on President Donald Trump -- often in decidedly personal terms. All that good press may have gone to Corker's head.

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Saudi sovereign fund chief says outlook for Uber is positive

RIYADH (Reuters) - The head of Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund, its top sovereign wealth fund, said on Wednesday that the outlook for ride-hailing firm Uber [UBER.UL] was positive and the company's revenues had doubled since the PIF invested in it.

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UPDATE 1-Saudi sovereign fund chief says outlook for Uber is positive

RIYADH, Dec 20 (Reuters) - The head of Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund, its top sovereign wealth fund, said on Wednesday that the outlook for ride-hailing firm Uber was positive and the company's revenues had doubled since the PIF invested in it.

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Olympic Officials Issue Strict Crackdown on Tricolor (of Russia)

The athletes from Russia at the Winter Olympics are most definitely, positively not representing Russia.

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Tennis: Positive Kvitova looking forward to a stronger 2018

(Reuters) - Returning to playing tennis again was all Petra Kvitova could have hoped for after being stabbed in the hand last December and the twice Wimbledon champion is glad that a tough and emotional year is coming to an end.

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The Top 10 Well Stories of 2017

Having a positive outlook and taking steps to keep their bodies healthy were among our readers’ favorite subjects of the year.

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BRIEF-Ultragenyx And Kyowa Kirin Announce Burosumab Receives Positive CHMP Opinion For Treatment Of X-Linked Hypophosphatemia In Children

* ULTRAGENYX AND KYOWA KIRIN ANNOUNCE BUROSUMAB RECEIVES POSITIVE CHMP OPINION FOR THE TREATMENT OF X-LINKED HYPOPHOSPHATEMIA IN CHILDREN

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Novo Nordisk wins EU panel's backing for key diabetes drug

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk came closer to winning European approval for diabetes drug Ozempic, its biggest growth prospect, when a European Medicines Agency (EMA) experts' panel issued a positive recommendation on Friday.

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UPDATE 1-Novo Nordisk wins EU panel's backing for key diabetes drug

COPENHAGEN, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk came closer to winning European approval for diabetes drug Ozempic, its biggest growth prospect, when a European Medicines Agency (EMA) experts' panel issued a positive recommendation on Friday.

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Families of dementia patients see positive effect of social robot seal

(Reuters Health) - Paro, a robotic baby harp seal, seems to improve dementia patients’ mood and increase opportunities for communication with family members, according to a small study.

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Sports of The Times: Chris Froome Tests Positive, and Cycling History Repeats Itself

It’s hard to be surprised by the news that cycling’s most dominant rider has tested positive for a banned drug.

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Froome's positive Salbutamol test result unusual, says expert

LONDON (Reuters) - Chris Froome's positive test for excessive levels of the asthma drug Salbutamol at this year's Vuelta a Espana was unusual but dehydration or metabolism could have played a part, an anti-doping expert said on Wednesday.

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Cycling: Froome faces tough questions after positive Vuelta test

LONDON (Reuters) - Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome could potentially be stripped of his Vuelta a Espana title after a urine test he gave during the race in September showed excessive levels of an asthma medication.

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Cycling: Froome tested positive for asthma drug during Vuelta

LONDON (Reuters) - Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome failed a urine test at the Vuelta a Espana in September but the Briton said on Wednesday he had done nothing wrong.

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BRIEF-Regeneron And Sanofi Announce Positive Topline Pivotal Results For Pd-1 Antibody Cemiplimab In Advanced Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma

* REGENERON AND SANOFI ANNOUNCE POSITIVE TOPLINE PIVOTAL RESULTS FOR PD-1 ANTIBODY CEMIPLIMAB IN ADVANCED CUTANEOUS SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA

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BRIEF-Ascendant Resources Announces Record Tonnes Mined From Its El Mochito Mine

* ASCENDANT RESOURCES ANNOUNCES RECORD TONNES MINED AND ITS FIFTH CONSECUTIVE MONTH OF POSITIVE EBITDA FROM ITS EL MOCHITO MINE

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BRIEF-Puma Biotechnology Announces Positive Outcome Of European Opposition Proceedings

* PUMA BIOTECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCES POSITIVE OUTCOME OF EUROPEAN OPPOSITION PROCEEDINGS

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BRIEF-Anthera Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Outcome In The Phase 3 Result Clinical Study Of Sollpura

* ANTHERA PHARMACEUTICALS ANNOUNCES POSITIVE OUTCOME OF INTERIM FUTILITY ANALYSIS IN THE PHASE 3 RESULT CLINICAL STUDY OF SOLLPURA

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Op-Ed Columnist: The Great Al Franken Moment

His downfall was really a positive sign of the times.

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METALS-Shanghai copper prices turn positive on China data

SYDNEY, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Shanghai copper futures turned positive on Friday after data showed a jump in imports of the metal into China, the world's top consumer of the commodity.

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BRIEF-Medicinova Announces Positive Top-Line Results From Clinical Trial Of MN-166 (ibudilast) In ALS

* MEDICINOVA ANNOUNCES POSITIVE TOP-LINE RESULTS FROM THE CLINICAL TRIAL OF MN-166 (IBUDILAST) IN ALS

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METALS-Base metals slip on profit-taking, shrug off positive China data

(Recasts, updates prices) By James Regan SYDNEY, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Base metals slipped into negative territory on Tuesday despite positive Chinese services data, as investors locked in profits on recent gains in nickel and copper. Earlier in the day, UBS raised its forecast for electric vehicles, which eventually led to an upgrade in the 2020-2021 nickel outlook. However, the brokerage warned that a vast inventory pile of metal and ore means it will be difficult to see nickel prices

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Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work: special counsel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election on Monday accused President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, of working with a Russian colleague to draft an opinion piece about his political work for Ukraine.

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Doping: British weightlifter admits positive test

(Reuters) - British weightlifter Sonny Webster has been banned from competing after admitting on his Facebook page on Monday that he had tested positive for the banned substance ostarine.

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BRIEF-Ultragenyx And Kyowa Kirin Announce Positive 48-Week Data From Adult Phase 3 Study Of Burosumab In X-Linked Hypophosphatemia

* ULTRAGENYX AND KYOWA KIRIN ANNOUNCE POSITIVE 48-WEEK DATA FROM ADULT PHASE 3 STUDY OF BUROSUMAB (KRN23) IN X-LINKED HYPOPHOSPHATEMIA Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Middle East leaders paint 'dark picture' at Rome conference

ROME (Reuters) - When Italy organized a conference focused on the Middle East, the Gulf and North Africa, it promised to look beyond the turmoil roiling the region and instead promote a "positive agenda".