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Gucci will go fur-free in 2018

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Italian luxury brand Gucci is officially going fur-free, president and CEO Marco Bizzarri announced on Wednesday. [Source]

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BRIEF-Honeywell to grow dividends at pace equal to or greater than earnings post 2018 - Conf Call‍​

* Honeywell says intend to undertake additional restructuring projects in Q4, enabled by lower effective tax rate

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BRIEF-Castle brands says co to amend it's existing $19 mln revolving credit facility with ACF

* Castle Brands says ‍on Oct 18 co entered into amendment to amend co's existing $19 million revolving credit facility with ACF - SEC filing​

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State to Review Women’s Complaints About Branding in Secretive Group

In other fallout, a doctor who is accused of showing violent images to women as part of a study for the group has resigned from an Albany hospital.

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Motor racing: Alonso staying at McLaren in 2018

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Double world champion Fernando Alonso will stay in Formula One with McLaren next season, the team said at the U.S. Grand Prix on Thursday.

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Unilever sales disappoint as competition bites big brands

LONDON (Reuters) - Unilever reported lower-than-expected third-quarter sales, losing market share to smaller competitors and dampening hopes that an aborted takeover offer from Kraft Heinz would spark a swift improvement.

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UPDATE 2-Unilever sales disappoint as competition bites big brands

* Shares fall 4 percent (Adds comments from CFO, analyst, share activity)

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UPDATE 1-LSE CEO Rolet to step down by end of 2018

Oct 19 (Reuters) - London Stock Exchange Group Plc said on Thursday that chief executive Xavier Rolet will leave the bourse operator by the end of December 2018, just under a decade after he took the helm at the firm.

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UPDATE 2-Woodside on track for Myanmar development plan by end-2018 - CEO

* Q3 revenue down 7.5 pct on year; shares drop (Recasts with CEO Coleman interview, analyst comments)

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BRIEF-Hewlett Packard Enterprise says sees fy 2018 non-gaap earnings per share $1.15 to $1.25

* ‍Board approves dividend increase of 15% to $0.075 per share​

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Chicago mayor unveils 'gimmick-free' budget for FY 2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel proposed a fiscal 2018 budget on Wednesday that he said eschews "fiscal smoke and mirrors," but critics said vestiges of those practices remain.

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Adobe forecasts fiscal 2018 revenue, profit above expectations

(Reuters) - Photoshop maker Adobe Systems Inc forecast better-than-expected revenue and profit for fiscal 2018 on growth in its cloud business, sending its shares up 5 percent in extended trading.

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BRIEF-Manitex ‍expects 2018 revenues from new products to approach $20 mln

* Says ‍expect 2018 revenues from new product line introduced at ICUEE and other new products to approach $20 million in 2018​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Hanesbrands announces preliminary Q3 results and acquires Alternative Apparel

* Hanesbrands announces preliminary third-quarter 2017 results, sets date for quarterly investor call, and acquires Alternative Apparel

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Lava and luxury: A wallet-scorching tour

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Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka'oir tie the knot

Just like his proposal, naturally Gucci Mane's wedding was so "Icy."

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Investors holding over 50 pct of Abertis back Atlantia's bid-Italian sources

MILAN, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Investors holding more than 50 percent of Abertis' shares have expressed non-binding support for a takeover bid on the Spanish toll road operator launched by Italian rival Atlantia, two Italian sources said on Wednesday.

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In Italian Schools, Reading, Writing and Recognizing Fake News

A new program, aided by companies like Facebook, will aim to teach students how to recognize and stop the sharing of fake news and conspiracy theories.

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Inside a Secretive Group Where Women Are Branded

A self-help organization in Albany called Nxivm has begun to unravel as members reveal disturbing practices and fears of blackmail.

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UnitedHealth sees growth in 2018, opportunities in Trump plans

(Reuters) - UnitedHealth Group Inc, the largest U.S. health insurer, said earnings will grow 13 to 16 percent in 2018 as medical costs remain low, and that it expects to benefit from new insurance products backed by U.S. President Donald Trump.

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UPDATE 5-UnitedHealth sees growth in 2018, opportunities in Trump plans

* Shares up more than 5 percent after forecast (Adds details on UNH association plans, background on Obamacare)

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Profile: Recovery, Russell Brand Style

The comedian on narcissism, fame, his new book on the 12 steps and life after addiction.

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UnitedHealth sees growth in 2018, a year of changes by Trump

(Reuters) - UnitedHealth Group Inc, the largest U.S. health insurer,

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UPDATE 4-UnitedHealth sees growth in 2018, a year of changes by Trump

* Shares up 5 percent after forecast (Adds analyst comment, updates shares)

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BRIEF-JetBlue to operate 3 flights between MSP and Boston Logan starting May 3, 2018

* Will operate 3 daily roundtrip flights between Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport & Boston Logan International Airport starting May 3, 2018​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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New Volvo brand aims for Tesla

Volvo is creating a new electric vehicle brand that aims to make a car that will to compete directly against the Tesla Model 3.

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GM to test self-driving cars in N.Y. in early 2018: Gov. Cuomo

(Reuters) - General Motors Co plans to test vehicles in fully autonomous mode in New York state in early 2018, according to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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Cycling-Froome faces Dumoulin duel in 2018 Tour route full of surprises

PARIS (Reuters) - Tom Dumoulin should be Chris Froome's main rival as the Briton targets a record-equaling fifth title in the 2018 Tour de France, the route for which was unveiled on Tuesday.

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Froome faces Dumoulin duel in 2018 Tour route full of surprises

PARIS (Reuters) - Tom Dumoulin should be Chris Froome's main rival as the Briton targets a record-equalling fifth title in the 2018 Tour de France, the route for which was unveiled on Tuesday.

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10 Senate seats most likely to switch parties in 2018

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BRIEF-Restaurant Brands extends maturity date of revolving credit facility

* Says on Oct 13, Co's units extended maturity date of senior secured revolving credit facility under deal dated Oct 27, 2014​

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BRIEF-Analogic Corp to re-affirm its fiscal 2018 outlook ‍​

* Q1 revenue is expected to be lower than Q4 of fiscal 2017 - SEC filing​

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Kazakhtelecom may be first key state company to list abroad in 2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Kazakhstan's largest telecom operator may be the first of three big state-run companies to list abroad in 2018, an executive at the Kazakh sovereign wealth fund said on Monday, as the country looks to attract billions of dollars in its privatization drive.

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Dubai Aerospace plans sukuk issue by mid-2018

DUBAI, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) intends to tap the Islamic bond market within the next nine months as part of a strategy to diversify the company's funding, its chief executive said on Monday.

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California Senator Dianne Feinstein to face Democratic challenge in 2018 race

(Reuters) - Democrat Kevin de Leon, president of the California State Senate, announced on Sunday he would run for the U.S. Senate in 2018, challenging incumbent Senator Dianne Feinstein.

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Brazil Supreme Court blocks extradition of Italian leftist ex-guerilla Battisti

BRASILIA (Reuters) - A Supreme Court injunction on Friday temporarily blocked the extradition of Cesare Battisti, an Italian left-wing former guerrilla convicted of murder in his country.

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Weed killer made by Monsanto, BASF, gets 'restricted use' label for 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency unveiled new restrictions on Friday on the use of the weed killer dicamba, which has caused widespread crop damage in the Midwest for the past two years.

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UPDATE 2-Weed killer made by Monsanto, BASF, gets 'restricted use' label for 2018

NEW YORK, Oct 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency unveiled new restrictions on Friday on the use of the weed killer dicamba, which has caused widespread crop damage in the Midwest for the past two years.

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Luxury jet buyers think resale value in tough market

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Members of the elite private jet set are customizing their planes with full-sized showers, beds and windows - but when it comes to decorating, an increasing number are steering clear of gold panels and gaudy features, opting instead for the airborne equivalent of beige.

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German renewable support fee seen easing around 1.2 percent in 2018: sources

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A surcharge levied on German consumers to support renewable power will be reduced by around 1.2 percent next year, industry sources said on Friday.

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Brandy chases whisky in South African spirit wars

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Klippies and coke. Ricky Louw. Karate Water.

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INSIGHT-Brandy chases whisky in South African spirit wars

JOHANNESBURG, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Klippies and coke. Ricky Louw. Karate Water.

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BRIEF-HP Inc says sees FY 2018 non-GAAP EPS $1.74 to $1.84

* HP Inc - Sees FY 2018 non-GAAP earnings per share $1.74 to $1.84

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BRIEF-Nextgentel Holding​ appoints Gaute Wigenstad CFO effective Feb 2018

* ‍CFO of Nextgentel Holding ASA, Tom Nøttveit, resigns from his position​

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BRIEF-Hostess Brands announces CEO retirement

* Hostess Brands Inc. announces chief executive officer retirement

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World's largest private jet set for 2018 debut

Canadian aerospace company Bombardier is developing the Global 7000 jet, which would be the largest aircraft in the world designed for private or corporate use.

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Enbridge, DTE to finish Ohio-Ontario Nexus gas pipe in Q3 2018

Oct 12 (Reuters) - Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc and Michigan's DTE Energy Co plan to complete their $2 billion Nexus natural gas pipeline from Ohio to Ontario late in the third quarter of 2018, they said on Thursday.

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Volkswagen to make brands more distinct to boost efficiency

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen will make its three mass-market brands more distinct to reduce overlaps and defuse tensions within the carmaking group, its chief executive said on Thursday.

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Swedish prosecutor says will not charge Italian stem cell surgeon

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish prosecutors said on Thursday they were ending without charges an investigation into surgeon Paolo Macchiarini after finding no legal evidence he caused the death of three patients.

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Gucci will go fur-free in 2018

Italian luxury brand Gucci is officially going fur-free, president and CEO Marco Bizzarri announced on Wednesday.

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Italy's Gucci bans fur, joining others in seeking alternatives

PARIS (Reuters) - Italy's Gucci will stop using fur in its designs from next year, joining a growing number of fashion houses looking at alternatives after coming under pressure from animal rights activists and changing consumer tastes.

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Italian government wins latest confidence vote on electoral law

ROME (Reuters) - The Italian government on Thursday won the last of three confidence votes it had called on a contested electoral law that is likely to penalize the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement in next year's election.

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Italian fashion house Gucci to stop using fur

PARIS (Reuters) - Italy's Gucci will stop using fur in its designs from next year, joining a growing number of fashion houses looking at alternatives amid pressure from animal rights activists and changing consumer tastes.

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UK retailer N Brown's revenue rises as sales grow in key brands

Oct 12 (Reuters) - British clothing retailer N Brown Group Plc reported a 5.6 percent rise in half-year revenue on strong growth in plus-sized apparel sales.

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Facebook pushes ad overhaul before 2018 U.S. election: executive

SAN JOSE, Calif. (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has begun overhauling how it handles political ads on its platform and may put some changes in place before U.S. elections next year, Facebook's chief technology officer said on Wednesday.

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Facebook pushes ad overhaul before 2018 U.S. election - executive

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct 11 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has begun overhauling how it handles political ads on its platform and may put some changes in place before U.S. elections next year, Facebook's chief technology officer said on Wednesday.

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BRIEF-Richardson Electronics reports 2018 Q1 net loss of $0.1 mln

* Richardson Electronics reports first quarter fiscal 2018 results and declares quarterly cash dividend

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Italian Fognini gets suspended two grand slam ban for U.S. Open outburst

LONDON (Reuters) - Italy's Fabio Fognini was provisionally suspended for two grand slam tournaments and fined $96,000 for his outburst at this year's U.S. Open, the Grand Slam Board said on Wednesday.

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BRIEF-OneJet says ‍will add Cessna Citation CJ4 aircraft to fleet in Q1 2018​

* OneJet says ‍will add Cessna Citation CJ4 aircraft to fleet in Q1 of 2018​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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These changes will come in 2018

The Boy Scouts of America's board of directors has unanimously agreed to welcome girls into the Cub Scout Program and to forge a path for older girls to pursue and earn the highest rank of Eagle Scout.

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Tennis: Italian Fognini gets suspended two grand slam ban for U.S. Open outburst

LONDON (Reuters) - Italy's Fabio Fognini was provisionally suspended for two grand slam tournaments and fined $96,000 for his outburst at this year's U.S. Open, the Grand Slam Board said on Wednesday.

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BRIEF-Centene ‍comments on updated Medicare Star quality ratings for 2018 ​

* Centene ‍comments on updated Medicare Star quality ratings for 2018 rating year published by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services​

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Trump to make working visit to UK in early 2018: report

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will make a working visit to Britain in early 2018, with a full state visit to follow later at an unspecified date, the London Evening Standard newspaper reported on Wednesday.

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Oil rises on signs of tighter market, but 2018 looks more uncertain

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose for a third day on Wednesday on signs that markets are gradually tightening after years of oversupply, though the outlook for 2018 remained less certain.

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Early 2018 is crunch time for banks' Brexit decisions - UK official

LONDON, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Many international banks and financial services firms based in Britain will decide in the first quarter of next year whether to move operations away from Britain ahead of Brexit, a senior official at Britain's finance ministry said on Wednesday.

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BRIEF-Sangoma sees FY 2018 revenue about C$46 mln

* Sangoma technologies corp qtrly ‍ net earnings per share $0.005​

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UPDATE 1-Google to create 300 more jobs in France by end 2018 - Les Echos

PARIS, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Google France plans to increase its staff from 700 to 1,000 in 2018 and to double its office space in the country, as it sees room for growth coming from development of e-commerce, its head told French news daily Les Echos in an interview.

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BRIEF-REV Group sees fiscal 2018 revenue in range of $2.4 to $2.7 bln​

* REV Group Inc says ‍expects full-year fiscal 2018 revenue to be in range of $2.4 to $2.7 billion​ - SEC filing

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BRIEF-Honeywell to spin off Homes & ADI Global Distribution into two independent, publicly-traded cos by end of 2018​

* Honeywell - ‍planned separation transactions are intended to be tax-free spins to Honeywell shareowners for U.S. Federal income tax purposes​

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Bad loans at Italian banks fall to three-year low

MILAN, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Insolvent loans held by Italian banks fell to their lowest level in August since July 2014 as the country's economy gathers pace and lenders work to shift risky assets off their balance sheets.

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UPDATE 1-European shares falter, LVMH helps luxury sector shine

* Givaudan jumps to record high (Follow European and UK stock markets in real time on the Reuters Live Markets blog on Eikon, see cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=livemarkets)

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European shares falter, LVMH results help luxury sector shine

LONDON, Oct 10 (Reuters) - European shares dipped on Tuesday following a slightly weaker session on Wall Street as stocks tired from a streak of record highs, but strong results from luxury group LVMH helped support stocks across the consumer goods sector.

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Thailand to hold election in November 2018: prime minister

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand will hold a general election in November 2018, Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Tuesday, the most precise date he has given yet for the vote since taking power in a 2014 military coup.

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BRIEF-JD.com launches luxury e-commerce platform Toplife

* ‍launch of toplife, a new online shopping platform to give high-end global brands a way to reach affluent chinese customers directly Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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UPDATE 1-Brazil auto industry sees 2018 sales, output growth over 10 pct

SAO PAULO, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Auto industry leaders projected sales and output growth of more than 10 percent in Brazil next year at an industry event on Monday, underscoring hopes for a rebounding market as Mercedes-Benz announced new investments in bus and truck plants.

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BRIEF-‍GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE SAYS G600'S ANTICIPATED CERTIFICATION, SERVICE ENTRY ARE SLATED FOR 2018​

* ‍GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE CORP - G600'S ANTICIPATED CERTIFICATION AND SERVICE ENTRY ARE SLATED FOR 2018​

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Bannon expands his list of Senate Republican targets for 2018

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is expanding his efforts to unseat sitting Senate Republicans in primaries next year.

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Extraordinary steps may be needed in 2018 to rebalance oil market: OPEC's Barkindo

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - OPEC and other oil producers may need to take "some extraordinary measures" next year to rebalance the oil market, the OPEC secretary-general said on Sunday.

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OPEC, others may take some extraordinary measures in 2018 to rebalance oil market: Barkindo

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and major producing nations may take "some extraordinary measures" next year to rebalance the oil market, OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo said on Sunday.

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Indigenous woman registers to run for Mexican presidency in 2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - An indigenous woman backed by Mexico's rebel Zapatista movement registered on Saturday to run as an independent candidate in next year's presidential election, adding to a growing list of hopefuls bucking established political parties.

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Nigeria first African country to qualify for 2018 soccer World Cup

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Alex Iwobi’s second-half winner ensured Nigeria became the first African nation to qualify for the 2018 World Cup when their 1-0 home victory over Zambia on Saturday moved them into an unassailable lead in their group.

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Soccer: U.S. overrun Panama 4-0, boost 2018 qualification chances

(Reuters) - Christian Pulisic pulled the strings and Jozy Altidore grabbed a brace as the United States overran Panama 4-0 in Orlando on Friday to leave them on the verge of automatic qualification for next year's World Cup finals in Russia.

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U.S. overrun Panama 4-0, boost 2018 qualification chances

(Reuters) - Christian Pulisic pulled the strings and Jozy Altidore grabbed a brace as the United States overran Panama 4-0 in Orlando on Friday to leave them on the verge of automatic qualification for next year's World Cup finals in Russia.

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Brazil studying extradition of Italian ex-leftist guerilla Battisti

BRASILIA (Reuters) - The Brazilian government is studying whether to extradite Cesare Battisti, an Italian former left-wing guerrilla convicted of murder in his country, Justice Minister Torquato Jardim said on Friday.

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BRIEF-Park City Capital to begin election for board of directors at Resonant in 2018

* Park City Capital llc says ‍it will initiate a proxy contest to elect a new board of directors at Resonant Inc's next annual meeting of shareholders expected in June 2018​

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Laps of luxury: 17 jaw-dropping pools

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VW brand September sales hit record on strong demand in China, Americas

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen on Friday reported the highest-ever September sales result for its core namesake brand, with global registrations up 8 percent year-on-year to 593,700 vehicles.

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Tennis: Davis Cup zonal matches reduced to two days in 2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Some Davis Cup ties will be reduced to a two-day format with best-of-three-set matches instead of best-of-five next year, the International Tennis Federation said on Friday.

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UPDATE 1-European stocks marred by Spanish, Italian weakness as Catalan worries return

* Genmab, Wartsila hit by broker downgrades (ADVISORY- Follow European and UK stock markets in real time on the Reuters Live Markets blog on Eikon, see cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=livemarkets)

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Senators object to lower 2018 U.S. renewable fuel requirements

(Reuters) - A group of 38 U.S. senators asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday to abandon plans to lower biofuel requirements for oil refiners in 2018, according to a letter made public by the office of Democratic Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota.

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Saudi says 'flexible' on Russian idea to extend oil cuts to end-2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia made no firm pledge on Thursday to extend a deal between OPEC, Russia and other producers on cutting supplies but said it was "flexible" regarding Moscow's suggestion to prolong the pact until the end of 2018.

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Senators object to plan to lower U.S. renewable fuel requirements for 2018: letter

(Reuters) - A group of 38 U.S. senators asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday to abandon plans to lower biofuels requirements for oil refiners in 2018, according to a letter made public by the office of Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota.

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UPDATE 3-Saudi says "flexible" on Russian idea to extend oil cuts to end-2018

* Falih says market can absorb rising U.S. shale output (Adds Saudi minister comments on supply cut)

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MOVES-AllianzGI Global COO George McKay to retire in April 2018

Oct 5 (Reuters) - Investment manager Allianz Global Investors said on Thursday Global Chief Operating Officer and Co-Head George McKay will step down from executive roles in April next year.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2018 nominees announced

The nominees for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2018 were announced Thursday.

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Nissan's premium brand Infiniti global sales up 8 percent in September

BEIJING (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co's premium brand Infiniti sold 21,523 vehicles globally in September, up 8 percent from a year earlier and pushing the brand's worldwide sales in the first nine months of this year to 182,884 vehicles, up 11 percent.

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Saudi Aramco IPO on track for 2018: officials

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A plan to list Saudi Aramco [IPO-ARMO.SE] in 2018 is on track, senior Saudi officials said in Moscow on Thursday, as Saudi Arabia gears up to sign a string of investment agreements with Russia.

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Zambia expects new outbreak of armyworms in 2017/2018 crop season

LUSAKA (Reuters) - Zambia said it expects a new outbreak of armyworms in the 2017/18 crop season, after the maize-munching pests ravaged southern Africa earlier this year.

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Wall Street rally on pause, but more gains seen in 2018: Reuters poll

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A more than eight-year bull market on Wall Street will simmer for the rest of 2017 before picking up again next year, said strategists in a Reuters poll who were optimistic about corporate profits but concerned about slow tax reform progress.

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Ivanka Trump rebrands -- again

For the curious observer, one of the best ways to learn more about Ivanka Trump, senior adviser to the President of the United States, was to become one of her some 3.9 million followers on Instagram. There, in color, sometimes with witty captions, were myriad photographs providing a peek behind the curtain of one of Washington's most compelling new residents.

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Brazil's Meirelles has hired media team ahead of 2018 election: sources

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles has hired social media experts to boost his image ahead of the 2018 election, three sources told Reuters on Wednesday, the strongest sign yet that the former banker is seriously eyeing a run for president.

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Brazil detains Italian fugitive Battisti leaving country

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian highway police on Wednesday detained Cesare Battisti, an Italian former left-wing guerrilla convicted of murder in his country, as he was attempting to cross the border into Bolivia in a taxi, federal police said.

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BRIEF-Bell Canada announces redemption price for Series M-36 debentures due April 2018

* Bce- to redeem effective on oct 9, 2017 prior to maturity, outstanding $300 million principal amount of 4.88% debentures, series m-36, due april 26, 2018 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Brazilian police detain Italian fugitive Battisti

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian police detained Cesare Battisti, an Italian former left-wing guerrilla convicted of murder in his country, on Wednesday as he was attempting to cross the border into Bolivia, a federal police spokesman said.

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UPDATE 1-Poste Italiane says parcel strike hitting it hard

ROME, Oct 4 (Reuters) - The head of one of Poste Italiane's parcel units said on Wednesday a month-long strike by workers at some contractors was crippling parcel deliveries and hurting restructuring plans.

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European vine rules stunt Italian winemakers' ambitions

NIPOZZANO, Italy (Reuters) - In the Italian valley where his family has made wine for 30 generations, Lamberto Frescobaldi says his growth plans are being hampered by new European Union rules.

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Russia's Putin says hasn't decided if he will run in 2018 election

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he had not yet decided whether he would run for re-election in March 2018, something he is widely expected to do.

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EFG CFO Pradelli to replace chief executive Straehle in 2018

ZURICH (Reuters) - EFG International's Joachim Straehle is stepping down as chief executive after some 2-1/2 years, during which time the Swiss private bank acquired troubled BSI Bank from Brazil's...

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EFG International CFO Pradelli to replace CEO Straehle in 2018

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss private bank EFG International Chief Financial Officer and Deputy Chief Executive Giorgio Pradelli will take over as CEO from Joachim Straehle at the start of 2018.

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Soccer: Putin says 2018 World Cup venues on track despite delays

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that some construction work on the 2018 World Cup stadiums remained behind schedule, but he was satisfied with the overall condition of the venues.

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Socer: Putin says Russia venues for 2018 World Cup overall on track, but there are delays

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday the venues due to host the 2018 World Cup soccer championship were overall in a satisfactory condition, but there were some delays.

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BRIEF-Genius Brands International announces $6.4 million registered direct offering

* Genius Brands International announces $6.4 million registered direct offering

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BRIEF-Intuit hosts investor day and reaffirms first-quarter and fiscal 2018 guidance

* Intuit hosts investor day: reaffirms first-quarter and fiscal 2018 guidance

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The press, branded the 'enemy' by Trump, increasingly trusted by the public: Reuters/Ipsos poll

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Americans are increasingly confident in the news media and less so in President Donald Trump's administration after a tumultuous year in U.S. politics that tested the public's trust in both institutions, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Tuesday.

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BRIEF-Spectrum Brands Holdings reaffirms fiscal 2017 guidance at Deutsche Bank Leveraged Finance Conference

* Spectrum Brands Holdings to reaffirm fiscal 2017 guidance at Deutsche Bank Leveraged Finance Conference on Tuesday Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Alliance One says will reaffirm prior guidance of anticipated revenues and adjusted EBITDA for FY ending March 31, 2018-during conference​

* Alliance one - during conference, co will reaffirm prior guidance of anticipated revenues and adjusted EBITDA for fiscal year ending March 31, 2018​ Source text: (http://bit.ly/2xUYS9a) Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Telepizza in talks with Yum! Brands to operate Pizza Hut stores‍​

* SAYS IN TALKS WITH YUM! BRANDS INC. REGARDING CONDITIONS UNDER WHICH THE COMPANY COULD OPERATE PIZZA HUT STORES IN VARIOUS MARKETS, INCLUDING LATIN AMERICA, TOGETHER WITH OTHER COLLABORATION SCHEMES BETWEEN TELEPIZZA AND PIZZA HUT‍​

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BRIEF-Esperion Therapeutics - Phase 3 results for bempedoic acid expected in Q2, Q3 2018

* Esperion Therapeutics- bempedoic acid top-line results from studies 1, 3 and 4 are expected in Q2 2018, results from study 2 expected in Q3 2018

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Brazil's Lula extends lead in 2018 vote despite graft conviction: poll

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva extended his lead in the run-up to the 2018 presidential election despite a corruption conviction that could bar him from running, a poll showed on Saturday.

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BRIEF-Immunoprecise Antibodies reports Q1 2018 results

* For three months ended July 31, 2017 co incurred operating loss of $857,832 compared to profit of $148,939 last year Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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U.S. will admit up to 45,000 refugees during fiscal 2018: Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will admit a maximum of 45,000 refugees during the 2018 fiscal year, President Donald Trump said in a memorandum to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and released by the White House on Friday.

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BRIEF-BELL CANADA REDEEMS SERIES -22 DEBENTURES DUE MARCH 2018, SERIES M-36 DEBENTURES DUE APRIL 2018

* BELL CANADA TO REDEEM SERIES M-22 DEBENTURES DUE MARCH 2018 AND SERIES M-36 DEBENTURES DUE APRIL 2018

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Figure skating: North Korea pair qualify for Pyeongchang 2018

OBERSTDORF, Germany (Reuters) - North Korea on Friday secured its presence at South Korea's Pyeongchang Olympics in February with figure skaters Ryom Tae-Ok and Kim Ju-Sik grabbing one of the last qualifying spots on offer at the Nebelhorn trophy.

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EU to propose new tax rules for online sector in 2018: Juncker

TALLINN (Reuters) - The European Commission will propose new rules next year to ensure that the online sector pays its fair share of taxes, its president Jean-Claude Juncker said on Friday.

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Luxury vacation, Texas-style

For generations, city slickers have lived out their Old West fantasies on Texas dude ranches. But the newly updated Inn at Dos Brisas, halfway between Houston and Austin, offers much more than dusty cattle drives and campfire cookouts.

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BRIEF-EHI CAR SERVICES AND VOLKSWAGEN GROUP CHINA TO ADVANCE LUXURY MOBILITY-ON-DEMAND SERVICES IN CHINA

* EHI CAR SERVICES PARTNERS WITH VOLKSWAGEN GROUP CHINA TO ADVANCE LUXURY MOBILITY-ON-DEMAND SERVICES IN CHINA

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Cuts hurt Mexico quake response, outlook ahead of 2018 vote

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Spending cuts and a failure by Mexico's president to upgrade an earthquake alert system hurt life-saving prevention programs and amplified recovery costs after two major temblors this month, current and former government officials said.

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YouTube videos deliver alcohol brand messaging to underage viewers

(Reuters Health) - YouTube videos that depict alcohol brands favored by youth draw millions of views, making them a form of promotion that could encourage underage drinkers, according to a U.S. study.

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Figureskating- North Korean pair in battle for Pyeongchang 2018 spot

OBERSTDORF, Germany (Reuters) - North Korean Figure skating pair Ryom Tae-Ok and Kim Ju-Sik are bidding to become their nation's first representatives at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea after finishing third on Thursday in the short program at the Nebelhorn trophy.

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Private jets scandal, tax plan test Trump's brand

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Mexico opens way for NAFTA talks to run into 2018

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Mexico on Wednesday opened the possibility that talks to revamp the NAFTA trade agreement were so complex that they could run into 2018, beyond an end-December deadline designed to avoid Mexico's presidential election campaign which kicks off in March.

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BRIEF-Perrigo initiates shipments to retail customers of its OTC store brand equivalent of Nexium

* Perrigo Company says ‍it has initiated shipments to retail customers of its OTC store brand equivalent of Nexium 24hr (esomeprazole magnesium) capsules​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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As 2018 Obamacare deadline nears, U.S. states believe every county covered

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. states have negotiated to the bitter end to keep health insurers selling Obamacare plans in every county next year, in some cases taking a hard-line to prevent exits that leave residents without access to health coverage.

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Conservative firebrand defeats Trump pick in Alabama primary for U.S. Senate

(Reuters) - Alabama voters elected conservative firebrand Roy Moore as the Republican nominee for a U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump and other party leaders who had argued that rival Luther Strange was a better bet to advance their priorities in Washington.

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Conservative firebrand defeats Trump pick in Alabama primary for Senate

(Reuters) - Alabama voters elected conservative firebrand Roy Moore as the Republican nominee to fill a U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump and other party leaders who had argued that rival Luther Strange was a better bet to advance their priorities in Washington.

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Conservative firebrand Moore wins Alabama GOP Senate primary: media

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Alabama voters elected conservative firebrand Roy Moore as the Republican nominee to fill a U.S. Senate seat, media reports said on Tuesday, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump and other party leaders who had argued that rival Luther Strange was a better bet to advance their priorities in Washington.

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Analysis: A 2018 wave is building. But how big will it be?

Don't look now but the 2018 midterm elections are just over a year away!

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BRIEF-Washington Trust Bancorp's CEO to retire on March 2,2018

* Says Joseph J. Marcaurele will retire as chairman and chief executive officer effective March 2, 2018

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'Menendez Murders' expands 'Law & Order' brand

Not exactly bold in going where "American Crime Story" went before, NBC plunges into dramatizing true crime under the "Law & Order" banner. Despite the me-too-ism of it all, the result is a slick, impressively cast trip down memory lane, saddled with the unwieldy title "Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders."

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China's iQiyi considers U.S. listing as early as 2018: source

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - Baidu Inc's video streaming service iQiyi, a Chinese-style Netflix , is eyeing a potential initial public offering in the United States as early as next year, a person with direct knowledge of the plans said on Tuesday. The listing could value the company at between $8 billion and $10 billion, Bloomberg reported earlier, citing two people familiar with the matter.

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UPDATE 3-China's iQiyi considers U.S. listing as early as 2018 – source

* Video service raised $1.53 bln earlier this year (Adds source information)

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Olympics: South Korea banks federation boosts 2018 ticket sales

SEOUL (Reuters) - Amid dismal domestic ticket sales for February's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, the Korea Federation of Banks said on Tuesday it will buy 1 billion won worth of briefs as part of its "social responsibility" efforts.

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BRIEF-Rave Restaurant Group updates on plans for Pie Five ops in 2018‍​

* Rave Restaurant Group Inc says anticipates allocating significant internal resources to growth of co's Pie Five franchise and development operation in fiscal 2018‍​

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BRIEF-Veracyte announces release of 2018 preliminary reimbursement rate for Afirma Genomic Classifier under PAMA

* Veracyte Inc - reimbursement rate for Afirma Genomic Classifier is expected to increase from $3,220 to $3,600 for calendar year 2018

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Motor racing: The name's Red Bull, Aston Martin Red Bull from 2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Aston Martin will become Red Bull's Formula One title partner next season in a move that will raise the British marque's track profile against commercial sportscar rivals Ferrari and McLaren.

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Vietnam uses water cannon to disperse protest at global fashion brands supplier

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnamese authorities on Monday used water cannon and electric rods to end a five-month long protest by villagers blockading a textile plant that serves global fashion brands, an official and a villager said.

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BRIEF-LabCorp objects to proposed PAMA 2018 Medicare payment rates for clinical laboratory tests

Sept 25 (Reuters) - Laboratory Corporation Of America Holdings

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A Visit to Italian Villages That Inspired the Term ‘Riviera’

Liguria is a place of unvarnished beauty, where the draw is the simplicity of its timeless way of life.

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UPDATE 1-Australia's east faces gas shortfall in 2018, 2019; export curbs loom

* Government to decide by Nov 1 on gas export curbs (Adds market operator, competition commission comments)

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Australia's east faces gas shortfall in 2018, 2019 - market operator

MELBOURNE, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Eastern Australia faces a gas shortfall that could be as high as as 17 percent of market demand in 2018, the nation's energy market operator said on Monday in a report that could lead the government to curb gas exports.

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CNN Poll: New signs GOP brand is in trouble

There are fresh signs the Republican Party's brand is in trouble.

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British actor Colin Firth gets dual Italian citizenship after Brexit vote

ROME (Reuters) - British actor Colin Firth, who has often played the role of a quintessential Englishman in his many films, has become an Italian citizen, Italy's Interior Ministry said.

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British actor Colin Firth gets Italian citizenship after Brexit vote

ROME (Reuters) - British actor Colin Firth, who has often played the role of a quintessential Englishman in his many films, has become an Italian citizen, Italy's Interior Ministry said.

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French Olympic Committee chief 'cannot imagine' 2018 boycott

(Reuters) - French Olympic Committee President Denis Masseglia "cannot imagine" a situation that will lead to the country boycotting next year's Winter Olympics in South Korea amid growing concerns over tensions in North Korea.

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BMW to build new 8 series at German Dingolfing plant from 2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Carmaker BMW plans to build its new 8 series model at its plant in the southern German town of Dingolfing from 2018, strengthening the site's role in the production of premium models in addition to electric vehicle components.

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France's Total sells its Italian gas business to UGI - source

PARIS, Sept 22 (Reuters) - French oil and gas major Total has sold its gas business in Italy, Total Italia Gas, a subsidiary of its Italian joint venture TotalErg, to UGI Corp , an industry source said on Friday.

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Facebook could still be weaponized again for the 2018 midterms

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Nikkei slips from 2-year peak after North Korea brandishes H-bomb

TOKYO, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average slipped from a two-year high on Friday after North Korea threatened to test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean, ratcheting up tensions with the United States and its allies.

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France to skip 2018 Winter Games if security not assured

PARIS/SEOUL (Reuters) - France's Winter Olympics team will not travel to the 2018 Games in South Korea if its security cannot be guaranteed, France's sports minister said on Thursday, the first major doubts by a participating nation about growing North Korean tensions.

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Olympics-France to skip 2018 Winter Games if security not assured

PARIS/SEOUL (Reuters) - France's Winter Olympics team will not travel to the 2018 Games in South Korea if its security cannot be guaranteed, France's sports minister said on Thursday, the first major doubts by a participating nation about growing North Korean tensions.

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BRIEF-iStar ‍repaid all 2017 and 2018 debt maturities​

* iStar Inc - ‍Repaid all 2017 and 2018 debt maturities, leaving no corporate debt maturities for next 21 months​

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BRIEF-GGP Inc - CFO provides notice of intention to retire on March 2018‍​

* GGP Inc - on September 19, Michael Berman, EVP and CFO provided notice of intention to retire from company on March 1, 2018‍​ - SEC filing

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Olympics-France to skip 2018 Winter Games if security risk too great

PARIS (Reuters) - France's Winter Olympics team will not travel to the 2018 Games in South Korea if its security cannot be guaranteed, French Sports Minister Laura Flessel said on Thursday, raising the first major doubts by a participating country over the event.

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Motor racing: China, Bahrain may swap places on 2018 F1 calendar

GROVE, England (Reuters) - Formula One is confident China will have a race next season but the grand prix in Shanghai may end up swapping dates with Bahrain, commercial managing director Sean Bratches said on Thursday.

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Olympics: France ready to skip 2018 Winter Games if security risk too great

PARIS (Reuters) - France's Winter Olympics team will not travel to the 2018 Games in South Korea if its security cannot be guaranteed, French Sports Minister Laura Flessel said on Thursday.

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FedEx says financial drain from cyber attack to linger through 2018

(Reuters) - Package delivery company FedEx Corp said on Wednesday a June cyber attack on its Dutch unit will continue to hurt revenue through its second fiscal quarter and fiscal full-year 2018 and force bigger investments in information technology.

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UPDATE 1-FedEx says financial drain from cyber attack to linger through 2018

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Package delivery company FedEx Corp said on Wednesday a June cyber attack on its Dutch unit will continue to hurt revenue through its second fiscal quarter and fiscal full-year 2018 and force bigger investments in information technology.

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ECB to wind down stimulus starting early 2018: BlackRock's Rieder

NEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc portfolio manager Rick Rieder said on Wednesday that investors should look for the European Central Bank to withdraw some of its stimulus beginning early next year.

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Tennis: Spain to host Britain in 2018 Davis Cup first round

LONDON (Reuters) - Five-times Davis Cup champions Spain will host Britain in the first round of the 2018 competition.

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Inspired by 'blasphemy killer', new Pakistani party eyes 2018 vote

LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - The head of a new Pakistani Islamist party that lionizes the killer of a provincial governor said it would take its rallying cry of "death to blasphemers" to next year's general election, after its surprisingly strong showing in a recent vote.

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Yoko Ono won't let it be, forces 'John Lemon' drink to re-brand

LONDON (Reuters) - It wasn't exactly instant karma when Beatle John Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono, heard about a Polish beverage company's new drink called "John Lemon".

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BRIEF-Accenture to open an Innovation Hub in Atlanta in 2018​

* Accenture says ‍will open an Innovation Hub in Atlanta in 2018​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Yoko Ono won't let it be, forces "John Lemon" drink to re-brand

LONDON (Reuters) - It wasn't exactly instant karma when Beatle John Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono, heard about a Polish beverage company's new drink called "John Lemon".

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BRIEF-Ventripoint Diagnostics says expecting marketing clearance for 4-chamber VMS in early 2018

* Ventripoint Diagnostics Ltd - expecting marketing clearance for 4-chamber VMS in early 2018 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Telekom Austria says harmonising its brands will burden net result

VIENNA, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Telekom Austria Ag said on Wednesday it will gradually roll out its local brand "A1" throughout the group's operations in different countries and expects the amortisation of local brand values to weigh on its net results until 2019. The Austrian unit of Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim's America Movil , which in addition to its home market operates in seven eastern European countries, said these brands were worth around 350 million euros ($420 million) in total at the end o

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BRIEF-Telekom Austria says to gradually roll out brand 'A1' throughout group

* SAYS HAS DECIDED TO HARMONISE ITS BRANDS WITHIN GROUP AND TO ROLL OUT BRAND 'A1' THROUGHOUT GROUP IN A GRADUAL MANNER

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RPT-Saudi Aramco could disclose accounts early 2018 - sources

LONDON/DUBAI, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Saudi Aramco will be able to release its audited financial accounts in early 2018 if the government decides on a venue for listing the oil giant's IPO and finalizes several reforms this year, three sources said.

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At Italian Vogue, a New Beginning

When Emanuele Farneti was named editor, the fashion world was shocked. Now he is the host of the biggest party of Milan Fashion Week.

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CORRECTED--Jamie Lee Curtis reprises famous horror role in 2018's 'Halloween'

LOS ANGELES, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Actress Jamie Lee Curtis will reprise her role as the resilient protagonist in 2018's "Halloween," Universal Pictures said on Friday, 40 years after she made her movie debut in the original horror movie of the same name and became Hollywood's "scream queen."

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Saudi Aramco could disclose accounts early 2018: sources

LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Aramco will be able to release its audited financial accounts in early 2018 if the government decides on a venue for listing the oil giant's IPO and finalizes several reforms this year, three sources said.

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BRIEF-Air Canada establishes new targets for 2018-2020 and provides update on its loyalty business

* Air Canada establishes new targets for 2018-2020 and provides update on its loyalty business

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UPDATE 1-Reckitt Benckiser chairman to retire in 2018

Sept 19 (Reuters) - Reckitt Benckiser Group Chairman Adrian Bellamy will retire at its annual general meeting after 14 years in the post, the British consumer goods maker said on Tuesday.

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Reckitt Benckiser chairman to retire in 2018

Sept 19 (Reuters) - Reckitt Benckiser Group Chairman Adrian Bellamy will retire at its annual general meeting after 14 years in the post, the British consumer goods maker said on Tuesday.

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BRIEF-Restaurant Brands International announces pricing of Second Lien Senior Secured Notes

* Restaurant brands International Inc announces pricing and upsizing of add-on offering of 5.0% second lien senior secured notes due 2025

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Mexican leftist Obrador leads ahead of 2018 election: poll

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who leads the National Regeneration Movement (MORENA) party, is the front-runner ahead of next year's presidential election, according to a newspaper poll published on Monday.

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BRIEF-Leading Brands to acquire Liquid Media Group

* Leading Brands, Inc. (“LBIX”) enters into a definitive arrangement agreement with Liquid Media Group, Inc. (“Liquid”) www.liquidmediagroup.co whereby LBIX will acquire 100% of Liquid

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Cycling: Giro d'Italia to open 2018 race with three stages in Israel

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel will host the three opening stages of next year's Giro d'Italia, the first time a cycling classic race will be held outside Europe, organizers said on Monday.

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Why did the Emmys help Sean Spicer rebrand?

Stephen Colbert had the idea to invite Sean Spicer up on stage at the Emmys on Sunday night. He and his producers knew there would be blowback. And there's been a whole lot.

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Costly drugs to weigh on U.S. employers' expenses in 2018: survey

(Reuters) - U.S. employers are bracing for higher health care expenses in 2018 as spending on new drugs to treat diseases such as cancer, multiple sclerosis and hepatitis C is expected to rise more than 7 percent, according to consultancy firm Mercer.

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BRIEF-L Brands authorizes $250 mln repurchase program

* L Brands- ‍Board authorized new $250 mln share repurchase program, which includes $10.3 mln remaining under its previous $250 mln share repurchase program​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Motor racing-Perez stays with Ocon at Force India in 2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Mexican driver Sergio Perez will stay at Force India next season in an unchanged line-up with Frenchman Esteban Ocon, the Formula One team said ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday.

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Perez stays with Ocon at Force India in 2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Mexican Formula One driver Sergio Perez will stay at Force India next season in an unchanged line-up with Frenchman Esteban Ocon, the team said in a statement on Sunday.

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RPT-Ahead of Brexit, tax perks tempt Italian bankers back to la dolce vita

LONDON/MILAN, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Italian financiers who handle some of their country's biggest deals out of London are moving to Milan, lured by bumper tax breaks at a time of deep uncertainty about Brexit, sources familiar with the plans said.

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Jamie Lee Curtis reprises famous horror role in 2018's 'Halloween'

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actress Jamie Lee Curtis will reprise her role as the resilient protagonist in 2018's "Halloween," Universal Pictures said on Friday, 40 years after she made her movie debut in the original horror movie of the same name and became Hollywood's "scream queen."

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REFILE-Jamie Lee Curtis reprises famous horror role in 2018's 'Halloween'

LOS ANGELES, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Actress Jamie Lee Curtis will reprise her role as the resilient protagonist in 2018's "Halloween," Universal Pictures said on Friday, 40 years after she made her movie debut in the original horror movie of the same name and became Hollywood's "scream queen."

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Luxury vacationing ...Texas-style

The Inn at Dos Brisas outside Houston offers guests private haciendas, horses and miles of trails, shotgun lessons and the only Forbes 5-Star restaurant in the state.

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Lindorff/Intrum Justitia eyes Italian debt collection business

VENICE, Italy, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Lindorff/Intrum Justitia would be interested in buying an Italian bank's debt collection business to expand in the country, the head of the Scandinavian group's Italian unit said.

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Ex-U.N. chief Ban expects safe Pyeongchang 2018 despite nuclear tension

(Reuters) - Former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is confident that next year's Winter Olympics in his native South Korea will be safe and successful, despite tensions surrounding North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

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Ahead of Brexit, tax perks tempt Italian bankers back to la dolce vita

LONDON/MILAN (Reuters) - Italian financiers who handle some of their country's biggest deals out of London are moving to Milan, lured by bumper tax breaks at a time of deep uncertainty about Brexit, sources familiar with the plans said.

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Brexit looms over London catwalk as overseas brands take spotlight

LONDON (Reuters) - London kicked off fashion week on Friday to pleas from the local fashion industry to protect the city's international outlook as uncertainty about Britain's impending departure...

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Obamacare enrollment to fall in 2018 and beyond after cuts: CBO

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Enrollment on the Obamacare health insurance exchanges in 2018 and later years is expected to be less than previously forecast, dampened by the Trump administration's decision to pull back enrollment efforts, the U.S. Congressional Budget Office said on Thursday.