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UPDATE 2-Brazil banks agree to reimburse depositors for losses

BRASILIA, Dec 12 (Reuters) - Brazilian banks agreed on Tuesday to compensate depositors for losses from government plans that tackled hyperinflation in the 1980s and 1990s, potentially settling over a million legal disputes that have hung over the country's banking system.

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UPDATE 1-Brazil banks agree to reimburse depositors for losses

BRASILIA, Dec 12 (Reuters) - Brazilian banks agreed on Tuesday to compensate depositors for losses from government plans that tackled hyperinflation in the 1980s and 1990s, settling over a million legal disputes that have hung over the country's banking system.

Wildfires nytimes.com

Along Mulholland Drive in Los Angeles, Unsettling Feelings to Go With the Scenery

A road known for its postcard views was eerily empty in parts, with fires and the acrid smell of smoke nearby.

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December Nikkei futures and options seen settling at 22,590.66 - sources

TOKYO, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Nikkei futures and options contracts expiring in December were forecast to settle at 22,590.66, market participants said on Friday, citing estimates by brokerages.

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Toshiba, Western Digital nearing deal over chip unit sale dispute: media

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp and Western Digital Corp are close to settling a legal dispute that has threatened to become a major stumbling block in the embattled Japanese conglomerate's plans to sell its $18 billion semiconductor unit, media reported.

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Toshiba, Western Digital to settle dispute: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Toshiba Corp and Western Digital Corp are said to be close to settling their legal dispute, Bloomberg reported on Thursday.

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Toshiba, Western Digital to settle dispute - Bloomberg

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp and Western Digital Corp are said to be close to settling their legal dispute, Bloomberg reported on Thursday.

Dow Jones Stock Average nytimes.com

Markets Pass Another Milestone, as Investors Remain Fearless

The latest landmark — Dow 24,000 — reflects optimism about rising profits and lower taxes, and a seeming imperviousness to unsettling news.

Sexual Harassment nytimes.com

Editorial: What Congressmen Are Hiding

A system for settling sexual harassment complaints against lawmakers puts the burden on victims, and taxpayers.

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RPT-INSIGHT-How 'princess' of Angola lost her oil crown

LUANDA/LONDON, Nov 23 (Reuters) - On Oct. 6, with the dust still settling on Angola's first change of power in 38 years, new President João Lourenço sat down with international oil majors at the presidential palace in Luanda.

Theater nytimes.com

‘Junk’ Mines the Milken Era for Truths That Resonate Now

Ayad Akhtar’s play portrays the financial excesses of the 1980s — part of what he calls “a collapse of a collective vision” of America — in ways that evoke unsettling new thoughts.

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How 'princess' of Angola lost her oil crown

LUANDA/LONDON (Reuters) - On Oct. 6, with the dust still settling on Angola's first change of power in 38 years, new President João Lourenço sat down with international oil majors at the presidential palace in Luanda.

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INSIGHT-How 'princess' of Angola lost her oil crown

LUANDA/LONDON, Nov 23 (Reuters) - On Oct. 6, with the dust still settling on Angola's first change of power in 38 years, new President João Lourenço sat down with international oil majors at the presidential palace in Luanda.

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More work to be done on Irish border in Brexit talks- May's spokesman

LONDON, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Britain and the European Union have made progress on settling the status of the border with EU member Ireland, but there is more work to be done, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday.

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British embassy cat in Jordan appointed chief mouser

AMMAN (Reuters) - At the British embassy to Jordan, a former rescue cat is settling into his new position as chief mouser - as a traditional well established in the ministries of London goes global.

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Opinion: Trump shoots himself in the foot

Until Saturday, President Donald Trump had earned some praise for his trip to Asia. Overall, the visit seemed to go well by the standards we use to evaluate him. There were few unsettling tweets over the past few days, at least relative to his normal routine, and by most accounts the meetings with the key leaders have gone smoothly. Trump has played ball in the diplomatic celebrations and seemed to be in good spirits. He's offered some provocative words about North Korea, but nothing that comes close to the kinds of incendiary words he used before the United Nations in New York.

Sutherland Springs, Tex, Shooting (2017) nytimes.com

Grisly Video of a Massacre Raises an Unsettling Question: Who Should See It?

Texas officials have not said whether they will release a video of the church massacre that left 26 people dead. Whether they should is a different question.

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Court decision settles long-standing Ohio energy royalty dispute

Oct 26 (Reuters) - A U.S. District Court in Akron has ruled that Ohio law allows energy companies to deduct fees from payments to royalty holders whose contracts set a value at the well site, settling a widely-followed case involving Chesapeake Energy.

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Moscow seeks support for Russia-Chinese roadmap on North Korea

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urged world powers on Friday to get behind a joint Russian-Chinese roadmap for settling the crisis over North Korea's weapons program.

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Kosovo urges U.S. involvement in Belgrade, Pristina talks

PRISTINA (Reuters) - Kosovo's newly appointed prime minister, Ramuch Haradinaj, on Monday urged the United States, his country's main ally, to become involved in EU-sponsored talks between Kosovo and Serbia aimed at settling their differences.

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EPA head seeks to avoid settlements with green groups

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued a directive to his agency on Monday seeking to end the practice of settling lawsuits with environmental groups behind closed doors, saying the groups have had too much influence on regulation.

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Exclusive: Alphabet's Waymo demanded $1 billion in settlement talks with Uber - sources

SAN FRANCISCO(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Waymo sought at least $1 billion in damages and a public apology from Uber Technologies Inc as conditions for settling its high-profile trade secret lawsuit against the ride-services company, sources familiar with the proposal told Reuters.

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Airbus sales boss Leahy sets end-2017 retirement date: sources

PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus sales chief John Leahy, a dominant figure of modern aviation, has resolved one of the most widely discussed questions in the aerospace sector by settling on a retirement date - the end of 2017, company executives said on Wednesday.

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Let's get started on coalition talks, Germany's Greens say

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Greens on Monday said talks on a three-way coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the liberal Free Democrats (FDP) should get under way after the conservative bloc overcame a key stumbling block by settling its migrant row.

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Analysis: Supreme Court rookie takes on the chief

Chief Justice John Roberts has compared the nine-justice Supreme Court to a family and said it can be "unsettling" when a new member comes along.

United States International Relations nytimes.com

Editorial Observer: Seeing the North Korean Stalemate From the Other Side

It’s unsettling to hear ordinary North Koreans talk of war with calm acceptance.

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Kyrgyzstan says finalizes Centerra dispute settlement

BISHKEK (Reuters) - The government of Kyrgyzstan and Canada's Centerra Gold have signed an agreement settling their dispute over environmental protection, the cabinet said on Tuesday.

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Kyrgyzstan says finalises Centerra dispute settlement

BISHKEK, Sept 12 (Reuters) - The government of Kyrgyzstan and Canada's Centerra Gold have signed an agreement settling their dispute over environmental protection, the cabinet said on Tuesday.

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Books of The Times: Hillary Clinton Opens Up About ‘What Happened,’ With Candor, Defiance and Dark Humor

Clinton’s account of the 2016 election is part post-mortem, part feminist manifesto and part score-settling jubilee.

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Sept Nikkei futures and options seen settling at 19,278.13 - sources

TOKYO, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Nikkei futures and options contracts expiring in September were forecast to settle at 19,278.13, market participants said on Friday, citing estimates by brokerages.

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Next round of Syria talks in Astana set for September 14-15

ASTANA (Reuters) - The next round of talks between Russia, Turkey and Iran on settling the Syrian civil conflict will take place in Kazakhstan on Sept. 14-15 and focus on forces that the three nations plan to deploy there, the Kazakh Foreign Ministry said on Friday.

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Next round of Syria talks in Astana delayed: Kazakh minister

ASTANA (Reuters) - The next round of talks between Russia, Turkey and Iran on settling the Syrian civil conflict has been pushed back from late August to mid-September, Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov said on Tuesday.

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Opinion: Dick Gregory's devastating attack on racism

"You know the definition of a Southern moderate? That's a cat that'll lynch you from a low tree." That joke, delivered in the 1960s by trailblazing comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory, who passed away Saturday, seems unsettlingly relevant in today's America. Though we aren't in the midst of the struggle for civil rights, that joke was about the evils of white supremacy -- something we are clearly still grappling with today.

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UPDATE 2-Uber settles U.S. allegations over privacy, security -FTC

WASHINGTON, Aug 15 (Reuters) - U.S. regulators said on Tuesday that Uber Technologies Inc agreed to do more to protect the privacy of customer and driver data in settling allegations that the ride-hailing company had made deceptive privacy and data security claims.

Mayhem: A Memoir (Book) nytimes.com

Books News: A Wealthy Family’s Battle With Drugs Laid Bare, but to What End?

Sigrid Rausing’s coming book raises questions of whether the lines between memoir and voyeurism, family catharsis and score-settling, have been blurred.

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Australia seeks to resolve gay marriage debate this year

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia will vote in November on whether to allow same-sex marriage, settling a long-stalled debate by the end of this year, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Tuesday.

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Golf: Journeyman Collins shoots 60 in PGA Tour event in Alabama

(Reuters) - Journeyman Chad Collins flirted with golf’s magic number before settling for an 11-under-par 60 in the second round at the Barbasol Championship in Alabama on Friday.

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Princess Charlotte steals the spotlight on royal tour in Germany

She may be only two years old but Britain's Princess Charlotte appears to be settling in quickly to a lifetime of royal duties.

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Eight wounded in shooting near French mosque: source

MARSEILLE (Reuters) - Eight people were wounded in a shooting in front of a mosque in the southern French city of Avignon in an incident police consider to be a settling of scores rather than a militant attack, a source close to the investigation said on Monday.

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BRIEF-U.S. FTC says approves final order settling charges related to DaVita-Renal Ventures deal

* Approved final order settling charges that DaVita Inc’s acquisition of Renal Ventures Management would have been anticompetitive Source text: (http://bit.ly/2sag5GV) Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)

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June Nikkei futures and options seen settling at 19,997.63 - sources

TOKYO, June 9 (Reuters) - Nikkei futures and options contracts expiring in June were forecast to settle at 19,997.63, market participants said on Friday, citing estimates by brokerages.

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UPDATE 1-Kuwait logistics firm Agility says settles U.S. criminal case

DUBAI, May 24 (Reuters) - Kuwait's Agility, one of the largest Gulf logistics companies, said it would be able to bid again for new United States government work after settling a criminal case involving food-supply contracts to the U.S. military between 2003 to 2010.

Skin nytimes.com

Babies From Skin Cells? Prospect Already Unsettling to Some Experts

Researchers say that scientists may soon be able to create a baby from human skin cells that have been coaxed to differentiate into eggs and sperm.

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U.S. upbeat after Turkey talks on Syria, Mattis: 'We'll work it out'

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's defense secretary emerged upbeat on Tuesday from talks with a Turkish official about the fight against Islamic State but did not disclose any progress toward settling a row over U.S. backing for Kurdish fighters in Syria.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Fiction: Stephen King on Paul Theroux’s Portrait of a Truly Horrible Mother

Theroux’s new novel, “Mother Land,” is an exercise in mean-spirited score-settling. It’s also fun.

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Syrian armed opposition to return to Astana peace talks: RIA

ASTANA (Reuters) - The Syrian armed opposition will return on Thursday to the talks on settling the Syrian conflict which are being held in the Kazakh capital Astana, RIA news agency quoted a source close to the negotiations as saying.

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Syrian armed opposition suspends participation in Astana peace talks

ASTANA (Reuters) - The Syrian armed opposition said on Wednesday it had suspended its participation in the talks on settling the Syrian crisis being held in the Kazakh capital Astana, demanding an end to government bombardment of the areas under its control.

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Russia's ambitious housing resettlement plan stirs discontent among some

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia proposes resettling millions of citizens from decrepit Soviet-era apartment blocks into modern high-rise flats, but concerns about quality, a lack of services and infrastructure could upset voters ahead of a presidential election in 2018.

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Fistfight breaks out on plane

One minute passengers were settling into their seats for the 11-hour flight from Tokyo, Japan, to Los Angeles.

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Russia's Lavrov says ready to cooperate with U.S. on Syria: agencies

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Moscow is ready to cooperate with the United States on settling the Syrian crisis, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday, Russian news agencies reported.

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What issues will the First Lady embrace?

Melania Trump is settling into her role as First Lady. CNN's Kate Bennett reports.

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UPDATE 1-Yandex raises revenue forecast, talks up dividend prospect

MOSCOW, April 27 (Reuters) - Russia's largest internet group Yandex on Thursday raised its sales outlook for the year after settling a dispute with Google over product distribution on the U.S. company's Android operating system.

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Russia's Yandex ups revenue forecast after Google settlement

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's largest internet group Yandex on Thursday raised its sales outlook for the year after settling a dispute with Google over product distribution on the U.S. company's Android operating system.

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Push for South China Sea code stirs ASEAN suspicions about Beijing's endgame

MANILA (Reuters) - China's support for finalizing a code of conduct in the hotly contested South China Sea is generating some hope in Southeast Asia of settling disputes, but those working out the terms remain unconvinced of Beijing's sincerity.

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39 days on the run over for missing teacher and student

They traveled about as far away from Tennessee as they could get in the US, finally settling -- at least for a night -- in a remote cabin on a tree-covered mountainside in Northern California.

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As bodies wash up from the Tigris, some see signs of score-settling

QAYYARA, Iraq (Reuters) - Most of the bodies that wash up on the bridge in northern Iraq have their hands bound, eyes blindfolded and a bullet to the back of the head.

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New York Falls Short in Resettling Mentally Ill Adults, Angering Judge

“If I sound dramatic, it is because it is dramatic,” a federal judge said. After nearly five years, fewer than 500 of as many as 4,000 residents have been moved.

Cafe Milano nytimes.com

At Cafe Milano, Politicians Are Served Dinner and Peace of Mind

Members of President Trump’s cabinet are settling in at the Washington restaurant, which has long been an establishment favorite.

Student Loans nytimes.com

Your Money: Panicked Borrowers, and the Education Department’s Unsettling Silence

Teachers, doctors and others in the public service loan forgiveness program seek guidance on whether they are truly eligible to erase their student loan debt.

Movies nytimes.com

Films Like ‘The Boss Baby’ Can Be Painful for Adoptees and Foster Kids

For parents of some children, the film sends an unsettling message about the limits of love, and it’s not alone. Kids’ movies are a minefield.

Mars (Planet) nytimes.com

Life on Mars: Get to Know the Crew

Six people are living in isolation for eight months on a volcano in Hawaii as part of a study to simulate human exploration of Mars. In the second episode of this 360-video series, we find out how they are settling in — and how they clean the toilet.

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U.S. raises Medicare payments to insurers by 0.45 percent in 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Monday slightly improved its final payment rate for health insurers who offer Medicare Advantage plans for older people and the disabled, settling on an increase of 0.45 percent on average for 2018.

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EU open to May's bid for early post-Brexit trade talks

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is wary of Prime Minister Theresa May's call for swift negotiations on a post-Brexit free trade deal while Britain is still settling its withdrawal terms, but the bloc is not ruling out early talks.

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Saudi bourse to start new settlement period, short-selling on April 23

DUBAI, March 24 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's stock exchange said it would extend the period for settling trades and introduce short-selling on April 23, reforms that may help the market join international equity indexes, attracting billions of dollars of fresh investment.

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ZTE set to fall 1 percent in Hong Kong after settling U.S. sanctions case

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Shares of ZTE Corp are set to open 1.2 percent lower in Hong Kong after it agreed to pay $892 million and plead guilty to criminal charges for violating U.S. laws that restrict the sale of American-made technology to Iran and North Korea.

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VP says his personal email use is different from Clinton's

Vice President Mike Pence used a personal email account to conduct state business while he was governor of Indiana, discussing issues like the resettling of Syrian refugees and other matters on an AOL account that was hacked in a phishing scam, according to emails released Thursday.

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Pence defends private email use

Vice President Mike Pence used a personal email account to conduct state business while he was governor of Indiana, discussing issues like the resettling of Syrian refugees and other matters on an AOL account that was hacked in a phishing scam, according to emails released Thursday.

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No more excuses on resettling refugees, European Commission warns

The European Commission warned EU member states on Thursday that "there are no more excuses" for not delivering on promises to take on refugees.

Immigration and Emigration nytimes.com

Economic Scene: Can Immigration Hurt the Economy? An Old Prejudice Returns

An unsettling assertion that immigrants can erode social norms and productivity has a foothold in academic circles.

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Zuercher Kantonalbank CEO: scant progress on U.S. tax case

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss local government-owned Zuercher Kantonalbank (ZKB) hasn't made much progress in settling a tax case with U.S. authorities, its chief executive told journalists on Friday.

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Patriotism and protests part of Super Bowl kickoff

HOUSTON (Reuters) - From U.S. President Donald Trump to the Pope, the world was settling in for a rousing Super Bowl Sunday with the Atlanta Falcons taking on the New England Patriots in an NFL title game that will be played with deep political undertones.

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U.S. expects to resume refugee admissions on Monday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - On the long and winding road to resettling as a refugee in the United States, the last eight days have brought their share of frustration, hope, relief and uncertainty.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

With Trump in Town, Washington Restaurants Await a Visit — From Ivanka

The president’s eldest daughter is beginning to venture out after settling into a home around the corner from the Obamas.

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UPDATE 1-South Africa's Gordhan alleges campaign by Guptas against Treasury

* Saga seen by investors as unsettling distraction (Adds quotes, details)

Blacks nytimes.com

Feature: John Edgar Wideman Against the World

Late in a career marked by both triumph and tragedy, the fiercely independent author has written a new book exploring the unsettling case of Emmett Till’s father — and the isolation of black men in America.

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Davos offers unsettling glimpse of new world order

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Imagine a world where the relationships and roles that have defined the global order for the past three quarters of a century have been turned on their head.

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SBM Offshore shares gain on hopes of Brazilian settlement

Jan 20 (Reuters) - Shares in Dutch offshore oil industry services company SBM Offshore rose on Friday on a media report the company was close to settling a corruption probe with Brazilian authorities...

Student Loans nytimes.com

In Navient Lawsuits, Unsettling Echoes of Past Lending Crisis

The largest U.S. collector of student loan payments is accused of engaging in the sloppiness and misleading tactics seen in the subprime market.

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BRIEF-Netsol says judge issued order granting parties joint motion for settlement approval for lawsuit

* Netsol technologies-judge issued order granting settling parties joint motion for preliminary approval of settlement for lawsuit pending in California state court Source text: (http://bit.ly/2jtxhCW) Further company coverage:

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UPDATE 1-Deutsche Bank CEO looks to future after mortgages settlement

FRANKFURT, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank will be free to focus on a new growth strategy instead of devoting most of its energy to cleaning up past mistakes, Chief Executive John Cryan said after settling its most costly legal headache.

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Brazil's Odebrecht settling bribe cases in 12 countries

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's largest engineering conglomerate Odebrecht SA [ODBES.UL] plans to reach settlements in all 12 countries where it has admitted to paying bribes to obtain contracts, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

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GRAINS-U.S. soybeans, corn and wheat rise

CHICAGO, Jan 9 (Reuters) - U.S. soybean futures firmed on Monday, settling up 1 percent on some concerns about rain in parts of Argentina curtailing crop production from the world's third largest exporter of the oilseed, traders said.

Fuel Emissions (Transportation) nytimes.com

Volkswagen Said to Be Close to Settling Justice Inquiry Into Emissions

The settlement, for more than $2 billion, in a federal criminal inquiry could come as early as next week, people briefed on the negotiations said.

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What's Trump doing tonight? Settling vendettas.

Fifteen days from his presidential inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump is looking to settle some scores.

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Volkswagen CEO to stay away from Detroit auto show

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen chief executive Matthias Mueller will miss the Detroit auto show next week, the German carmaker said on Wednesday, amid uncertainty over its chances of settling a U.S. criminal investigation into its emissions scandal.

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BRIEF-Takata nears settling U.S. criminal probe over defective air bags - WSJ

* Takata nears settling U.S. criminal probe over defective air bags - WSJ, citing sources Source text - http://on.wsj.com/2hthODB Further company coverage:

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Taiwan stocks rise slightly on bargain hunting

TAIPEI, Dec 26 (Reuters) - Taiwan stocks rose slightly on Monday in light bargain-hunting. As of 0349 GMT, the main TAIEX index was up 0.2 percent to 9,097.30 points, after closing down 0.4 percent in the previous session, settling lower for seven out of the last eight trading sessions. The index was on track to end 2016 around 9 percent higher at current levels. It closed 2015 around the 8,338 level. The electronics subindex rose 0.3 percent, while the financials subindex gained 0.

Fringe Groups and Movements nytimes.com

Intent on Unsettling E.U., Russia Taps Foot Soldiers From the Fringe

Moscow is cultivating an array of far-right extremist groups, spreading disruption and hoping that a few will develop into important and disruptive players.

Thailand nytimes.com

Pathum Thani Journal: Where Buddhism’s Eight-Fold Path Can Be Followed With a Six-Figure Salary

With its endorsement of worldly comforts, Wat Dhammakaya, the largest temple in Thailand, has attracted growing numbers while unsettling the government and Buddhist leaders.

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Exclusive: U.S. proposed $5 billion - 7 billion penalty on Credit Suisse on toxic debt - source

ZURICH/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice has asked Credit Suisse to pay between $5 billion and $7 billion to settle a probe over its sale of toxic mortgage securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, a source with knowledge of the matter said, but the bank has resisted settling for that amount.

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Exclusive: U.S. proposed $5-7 billion penalty for Credit Suisse on toxic debt - source

ZURICH/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice has asked Credit Suisse to pay between $5 billion and $7 billion to settle a probe over its sale of toxic mortgage securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, a source with knowledge of the matter said, but the bank has resisted settling for that amount.

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Taiwan stocks weaker ahead of orders data, cenbank rate meet

TAIPEI, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Taiwan stocks fell on Monday with market participants staying cautious ahead of export orders data due Tuesday and the quarterly rate-setting meeting by the island's central bank later this week. As of 0215 GMT, the main TAIEX index was down 0.6 percent at 9,270.48, after settling 0.4 percent lower on Friday. The index is likely to trade between 9,200 and 9,450 in the near term, traders said. The electronics subindex dropped 0.7 percent, while the financials s

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Fourth RBS investor group prepares to settle fundraising claim

LONDON (Reuters) - A small group of Royal Bank of Scotland retail shareholders is close to joining three other investor parties and settling a 4.0 billion pound ($5 billion)-plus lawsuit against the bank out of court.

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December Nikkei futures and options seen settling at 18,867.45 - sources

TOKYO, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Nikkei futures and options contracts expiring in December were forecast to settle at 18,867.45, market participants said on Friday, citing estimates by brokerages.

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Oakland was looking into warehouse complaints, records show

As investigators sift through the debris of the charred Oakland warehouse that became a mass grave for at least 36 people, court documents obtained by CNN provide an unsettling glimpse of life in the facility before it caught fire Friday evening.

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Egypt's top constitutional court upholds law restricting street protests

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court upheld on Saturday a law that effectively bans protests, settling a years-long court battle and protecting the law from further challenges.

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Sirius XM may pay nearly $100 mln in settlement over older songs

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Sirius XM Holdings Inc may pay close to $100 million after settling a copyright lawsuit brought by founding members of the 1960s band The Turtles over the satellite radio company's broadcast of songs made before 1972.

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EU rebuffs UK call for expats' rights talks before May triggers divorce

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union rebuffed a call from British MPs seeking talks on settling residence rights for European expatriates after Brexit, telling them on Tuesday that negotiations can only start once Britain launches the full-blown divorce process.

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UPDATE 5-Minister at center of Brazil's latest scandal quits

BRASILIA, Nov 25 (Reuters) - One of Brazilian President Michel Temer's closest aides resigned on Friday following allegations he pressured the culture minister to approve a property development, unsettling investors with the prospect of renewed political turmoil in Latin America's largest economy.

Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit) nytimes.com

Why U.K. Is Struggling to Find the Path to ‘Brexit’

Leaving the European Union might have seemed simple at first, but settling on the details is a matter of philosophical principles as well as economics.