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Round Hill, investor in Beatles and Bruno Mars songs, raises new fund

(Reuters) - Round Hill Music Royalty Partners, a private equity firm which invests in the copyright of songs from artists such as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and Bruno Mars, said on Tuesday it...

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U.S. report detailing new Russia sanctions to be issued on Jan. 29: TASS

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A U.S. report detailing new sanctions against Russia will be published on Jan. 29, the TASS news agency cited U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman as saying on Tuesday.

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Trump was golfing when false alert was issued

President Trump was playing golf in West Palm Beach when people in Hawaii received a false alert about an incoming missile.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Black Eyed Peas Get Serious About Injustice, and 12 More New Songs

Listen to the week's most notable news songs from Lil Peep, Karen O, Carrie Underwood and more.

Health Insurance and Managed Care nytimes.com

Health Insurer Centene Is Sued Over Lack of Medical Coverage

A star of the Affordable Care Act is accused of offering plans that make it hard to find a doctor who accepts its insurance.

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Ford sued over alleged emissions cheating on pickup trucks

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Ford sued by truck owners alleging diesel emissions cheating

(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co installed emissions-cheating software in its F-250 and F-350 Super Duty trucks to ensure they passed federal tests, according to a lawsuit by truck owners filed on Wednesday.

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Review: Excellence Pursued in ‘Paddington 2’

A neighborly bear makes for an adorable sequel.

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BRIEF-L Brands Says Co Issued Notice Of Redemption For $500 Mln Aggregate Principal Amount Outstanding Of Its 8.500 Pct Senior Notes Due 2019

* L BRANDS - ‍ON JAN 3, CO ISSUED NOTICE OF REDEMPTION FOR $500 MILLION AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OUTSTANDING OF ITS 8.500 PCT SENIOR NOTES DUE 2019

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BRIEF-Starz Says Issued A Cease And Desist Letter To Altice

* STARZ - ISSUED A CEASE AND DESIST LETTER TO ALTICE OVER FALSE STATEMENTS THAT ALTICE MADE TO CUSTOMERS OVER ITS DECISION DROP THE STARZ CHANNELS

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Playlist: The Playlist: Justin Timberlake Stays Funky (for Now), and 9 More New Songs

Hear the new songs that caught our critics' attention this week, from Bruno Mars and Cardi B, They Might Be Giants and more.

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BRIEF-Freddie Mac Says Issued $68 Bln In Multifamily Securities In 2017

* FREDDIE MAC SAYS ISSUED $68 BILLION IN MULTIFAMILY SECURITIES IN 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Spotify reaches 70 million subscribers

(Reuters) - Music streaming service Spotify, which filed confidentially with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering on Wednesday, has 70 million subscribers, it said in a tweet on Thursday.

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Spotify Is Said to Be Going Public in Early 2018

The streaming music giant filed a confidential registration with the S.E.C. in late December, with the intention of listing its shares in the first quarter of the year.

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Uber is sued over payment for mobile ads it called fraudulent

(Reuters) - A British mobile advertising agency has sued Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] to force the ride-hailing company to pay millions of dollars of bills that Uber had refused to pay after claiming that ads being generated were fraudulent.

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UPDATE 1-Spotify makes confidential filing for U.S. IPO -source

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 3 (Reuters) - Music streaming service Spotify has filed confidentially with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering and is targeting a direct listing in the first half of 2018 that would allow some longtime investors to cash out, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

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Spotify makes confidential filing for U.S. IPO: source

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Music streaming service Spotify has filed confidentially for an initial public offering with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and is moving ahead with a direct listing in the first half of the year, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

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Winter storm warnings issued in Florida

Hard freeze warnings remain in effect for much of the country with winter storm warnings ranging from Boston to Florida.

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Spotify sued for $1.6B over Tom Petty, Doors songs

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Extreme cold forces penguins indoors

Put away your thermometer ... we measure the quirky consequences of extreme cold, from frozen sharks to frozen bubbles.

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Spotify hit with $1.6 billion copyright lawsuit

(Reuters) - Music streaming company Spotify was sued by Wixen Music Publishing Inc last week for allegedly using thousands of songs, including those of Tom Petty, Neil Young and the Doors, without a license and compensation to the music publisher.

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'Code red' issued for Denver suburb

Multiple deputies were injured Sunday after shots were fired following a domestic disturbance call in a Denver suburb, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Lil Wayne Recaptures His Old Magic and 8 More New Songs

Hear the tracks that caught our critics' attention this week, from Major Lazer, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Cassie and more.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Cardi B Isn’t Going Anywhere and 9 More New Songs

Hear the week's most notable new music, from the return of Sugarland to Laura Marling covering a Bob Dylan classic.

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California court says Novartis can be sued over generic drug injuries

Dec 21 (Reuters) - California's top court on Thursday opened the door for consumers to sue Novartis AG and other makers of brand-name pharmaceutical products over injuries blamed on generic versions of the drugs manufactured by other companies.

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U.N. war crimes court that prosecuted Milosevic closes doors

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The U.N. war crimes court that prosecuted atrocities committed during the breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s, and put former Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic on trial, closed its doors on Thursday after two decades.

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Review: ‘Pitch Perfect 3’ Keeps the Songs but Loses the Plot

The latest entry in this movie series fares best when its director treats it as a fantastical buddy comedy.

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BoE's Carney sees problems with central-bank issued cryptocurrencies

LONDON (Reuters) - Bank of England Governor Mark Carney sees "fundamental problems" with the idea of a digital currency issued by a central bank that could be used by the general public.

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Streaming music market picks up tempo ahead of Spotify IPO

LONDON (Reuters) - Subscription music leader Spotify is set to capitalize next year on the rude health of the industry with a stock market flotation, even as competitors race to find fresh ways to outflank it by catering to often fickle consumer tastes.

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Air Berlin receiver says optimistic on last-minute rescue for Niki: Sueddeutsche

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A receiver of insolvent German airline Air Berlin told a newspaper he is optimistic about the sales process of the airline's subsidiary Niki after a number of would-be investors stepped forward under a fast-approaching deadline.

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Advertising: Netflix and Spotify Ask: Can Data Mining Make for Cute Ads?

Netflix and Spotify have turned their users’ habits into marketing campaigns to the delight of some. But not everyone.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Black Thought Freestyles for 10 Minutes and 11 More New Songs

Hear the most notable new music out this week, from Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamildrops team-up with the Decemberists to a Thelonious Monk reissue.

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Spotify price tag rises ahead of filing for NYSE listing: sources

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The value of music streaming service Spotify, which is planning a stock market listing, has grown around 20 percent to at least $19 billion in the past few months, outperforming U.S. and European tech indexes, sources familiar with the matter said.

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Spotify price tag rises ahead of filing for NYSE listing - sources

STOCKHOLM, Dec 14 (Reuters) - The value of music streaming service Spotify, which is planning a stock market listing, has grown around 20 percent to at least $19 billion in the past few months, outperforming U.S. and European tech indexes, sources familiar with the matter said.

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U.S. prepares to open doors on billion-dollar London embassy

LONDON (Reuters) - The United States' diplomatic team in London, custodians of one of the most significant bilateral relationships of the last 100 years, will next month move into a new home: a billion-dollar, 12-storey glass cube overlooking the River Thames.

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NFL Network sued for sexual harassment

A former employee for NFL Network is suing for sexual harassment and wrongful termination. The suit involves current and past on-air talent for the network.

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BRIEF-Innoviva says court issued ruling in favor of Sarissa Capital, expands board by 2 seats - SEC Filing

* Innoviva says court issued a ruling in favor of Sarissa Capital, leading co to expand board by 2 seats - SEC Filing

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BRIEF-Lombard Odier Asset Management Owns About 9.85% Issued & Outstanding Ordinary Shares Of Horizonte Minerals As At Dec 8

* LOMBARD ODIER ASSET MANAGEMENT - AS AT DEC 8, CO HAS OWNERSHIP OF ABOUT 9.85% OF ISSUED & OUTSTANDING ORDINARY SHARES OF HORIZONTE MINERALS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Playlist: The Playlist: Seun Kuti and Santana Sound an Alarm, and 10 More New Songs

The week's most notable new songs, from Migos to Johnny Mathis.

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BRIEF-Coherus Says Judge Issued Under Seal Report & Recommendation In Relation To Patent Infringement Complaint

* COHERUS SAYS U.S. JUDGE RECOMMENDED COURT GRANT CO'S PENDING MOTION TO DISMISS AMGEN'S COMPLAINT FOR FAILURE TO STATE CLAIM

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'X-Men' film director Bryan Singer sued for alleged sexual assault

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Brian Singer, the director of the film series "X-Men", has been sued for allegedly sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy in 2003, according to a lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court in Washington state.

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Spotify and Tencent Music to buy stakes in each other

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Music streaming company Spotify and the music arm of China's Tencent Holdings Ltd will buy minority stakes in each other ahead of the Swedish firm's expected stock market listing next year, the companies said on Friday.

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BRIEF-Kinder Morgan Canada Says NEB Issued Order Granting Relief Requested By Trans Mountain Pipeline

* KINDER MORGAN CANADA LTD SAYS NEB ISSUED AN ORDER GRANTING RELIEF REQUESTED BY TRANS MOUNTAIN PIPELINE ULC

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Open windows and doors can improve sleep quality

(Reuters Health) - Leaving a bedroom door or window open may help people sleep better, a study from the Netherlands suggests.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

The 54 Best Songs of 2017

Our pop music critics share their favorite tracks, from Jay-Z to Cardi B, Father John Misty to Sam Hunt.

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BRIEF-Axis Capital Says Unit Issued $350 Mln Aggregate Principal Amount Of Its 4 Pct Senior Notes Due 2027

* AXIS CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD SAYS UNIT ISSUED $350.0 MILLION AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF ITS 4.000% SENIOR NOTES DUE 2027 - SEC FILING

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Harvey Weinstein and His Former Businesses Are Sued by Six Women in Class Action

In the lawsuit, the plaintiffs claim Miramax and The Weinstein Company worked to cover-up Mr. Weinstein’s “widespread sexual harassment and assault.”

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The stories behind your favorite Christmas songs

Grab your Mariah Carey vocals. 'Tis the season for Christmas caroling.

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BRIEF-UMC says it sued by Micron Technology over trade secret infringement

* SAYS MICRON TECHNOLOGY INC FILED A CIVIL LAWSUIT IN CALIFORNIA ACCUSING UMC OF DRAM TRADE SECRET INFRINGEMENT

BuzzFeed Inc nytimes.com

First Words: Who Doesn’t Love to Be ‘Petty’?

On social media, pettiness is celebrated as a comic skill. In the corridors of power, it’s more ominous.

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BRIEF-Array - In Exchange For $126.06 Million 3.00% Convertible Senior Notes Co Issued 2024 $126.06 Million Notes

* ARRAY BIOPHARMA - ‍ON DEC 1, IN EXCHANGE FOR $126.06 MILLION OF 3.00% CONVERTIBLE SENIOR NOTES DUE 2020 CO ISSUED 2024 NOTES OF $126.06 MILLION

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Bill O’Reilly Is Sued by Woman Who Settled Over Harassment Accusations

Bill O’Reilly has said harassment allegations that led to his ouster at Fox News have no merit. One woman says that violates the conditions of their settlement.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: The Hold Steady Get Revved Up and 9 More New Songs

Hear the week's notable new releases, from Beyoncé joining Ed Sheeran to the latest from Craig David's comeback.

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BRIEF-Qudian Inc Endorses New Industry Notice of Regulations Issued by National Regulatory Authorities

* QUDIAN - WILL INCREASE ITS SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM TO UP TO US$300 MILLION WORTH OF ITS ADSS REPRESENTING CLASS A ORDINARY SHARES WITHIN NEXT 12 MONTHS​

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Tencent Music, Spotify in talks to swap stakes: WSJ

(Reuters) - The music group of China's Tencent Holdings Ltd and Sweden's Spotify AB are in talks to swap stakes up to 10 percent in each other's businesses ahead of their expected public listings next year, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.

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Spotify investor favors spring listing

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Venture Capital firm Northzone, one of the largest stakeholders in Spotify, would like to see the music streaming company's flotation in the spring, depending on market sentiment, one of its partners said on Thursday.

The Leafly Guide to Cannabis (Book) nytimes.com

Roundup: The Great Outdoors: From Your Backyard to a Garden in Japan

A range of new books offering advice to gardeners, hikers and amateur naturalists, with detours back to colonial America and even Middle-earth.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Album Review: U2 Releases ‘Songs of Experience.’ Cynicism Not Included.

On the follow-up to the 2014 album “Songs of Innocence,” the band sets out to counter the despair of 2017 with love and optimism.

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Indonesia orders immediate evacuation as highest alert issued for Bali volcano

DENPASAR, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesia closed the airport on the tourist island of Bali on Monday and ordered 100,000 residents living near a glowing volcano spewing columns of ash to evacuate immediately, warning that the first major eruption in 54 years could be "imminent".

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Brantley in Britain: Showgirls, a Monster and a Drag Queen: Singing Songs of Self

New musicals on London’s stages include a merciless and compassionate “Follies,” a revitalized “Young Frankenstein” and a timely saga of an aspiring drag queen.

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BRIEF-JOHNSON OUTDOORS SAYS AS OF NOV 15, CO, CERTAIN UNITS ENTERED AN AMENDED CREDIT AGREEMENT

* JOHNSON OUTDOORS INC - EFFECTIVE AS OF NOV 15, COMPANY AND CERTAIN UNITS ENTERED AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT DATED AS OF NOVEMBER 15, 2017‍​

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Former New York state official sued over alleged sex harassment

(Reuters) - A former New York state employee has filed a federal lawsuit alleging she was sexually harassed by a onetime political appointee of Governor Andrew Cuomo, part of a wave of such accusations leveled in recent weeks against public figures.

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Tsunami warning issued after magnitude 7 undersea quake strikes near New Caledonia

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An undersea earthquake of magnitude 7.0 struck 82 kms (51 miles) east of New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands in the South Pacific on Monday, prompting a tsunami warning for coastlines within 300 kms (186 mile) of the epicentre.

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Mel Tillis, Country Star Known for His Songs and His Stutter, Dies at 85

Mr. Tillis found a way to turn his speech impediment into an asset by getting audiences to laugh along with him.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Malcolm Young of AC/DC: Listen to 10 Essential Songs

The musician, who died on Saturday, gave the band its architectural foundation, using his rhythm guitar to make AC/DC swing as much as it stomped.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Demi Lovato Seeks Her ‘Despacito’ and 9 More New Songs

Hear the tracks that caught our critics' attention this week, from two Spanish-English team-ups to a surprise from Jaden Smith.

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Spotify buys online recording studio Soundtrap

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Music streaming company Spotify has bought online music and audio recording studio Soundtrap, it said on Friday, declining to give financial details of the deal.

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Harvey Weinstein, movie studios sued over alleged sexual misconduct in class action suit

(Reuters) - A second actress has filed an anonymous case claiming she was sexually harassed by movie producer Harvey Weinstein and has also asked for class action status against Weinstein and the two companies he co-founded in a lawsuit on Wednesday.

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Harvey Weinstein sued by actress, who claims he raped her in 2016

(Reuters) - Harvey Weinstein and the movie company he co-founded, The Weinstein Company, were sued in California state court on Tuesday by an anonymous actress who said she was raped by the movie producer in the spring of 2016.

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BRIEF-United Technologies says ‍issued EUR 750 mln of floating rate notes due 2019​

* United Technologies says ‍issued EUR 750 million of floating rate notes due 2019​ - SEC filing

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Playlist: The Playlist: Eminem Reflects, Sturgill Simpson Busks and 11 More New Songs

Elvis Costello releases a new track, Betty Davis brings the "F.U.N.K.," and more songs that caught our critics' attention this week.

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He issued a stern rebuke of trade practices he says harmed US workers but blamed his US predecessors

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Woman who sued Chicago over right to bare breasts loses appeal

(Reuters) - A divided federal appeals court said Chicago may enforce an ordinance banning women from baring their breasts in public.

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Gag order issued in Manafort case

The federal judge overseeing the case against former Donald Trump campaign aides Paul Manafort and Rick Gates has issued a gag order in the case.

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BRIEF-Northwestern Corp says on November 6, 2017, co issued and sold $250 mln principal amount of co's Montana first mortgage bonds

* Northwestern Corp - ‍on November 6, 2017, co issued and sold $250 million principal amount of company's Montana first mortgage bonds - SEC filing​ Source text: (http://bit.ly/2iHnhGa) Further company coverage:

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At North Korea's doorstep, Trump warns of U.S. power while also striking conciliatory note

SEOUL (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned North Korea he was prepared to use the full range of U.S. military power to stop any attack, but in a more conciliatory appeal than ever before he urged Pyongyang to "make a deal" to end the nuclear standoff.

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Trump, at North Korea's doorstep, says solution must be found to nuclear standoff

CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Tuesday flew into South Korea, the closest he has come to the frontlines of the nuclear standoff with North Korea, saying a solution must be found to the security threat posed by Pyongyang.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: The Return of the Real Boy Band and 10 More New Songs

Hear Feist honor Leonard Cohen, N.E.R.D snap back to life and more new songs that caught our critics' attention this week.

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Tezos organizers sued in California over crypto currency project

(Reuters) - A class-action lawsuit has been filed in a California state court against the organizers of the technology project Tezos, which in July raised $232 million in one of the largest "initial coin offerings" (ICOs) ever.

Gospel Music nytimes.com

Critic’s Notebook: Bob Dylan’s Songs for the Soul, Revisited and Redeemed

The latest installment in the “Bootleg Series” provides new perspective on the songwriter’s controversial Christian years.

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Tropical storm warnings issued for western Cuba, northwestern Bahamas: NHC

(Reuters) - Tropical storm warnings have been issued for western Cuba and northwestern Bahamas, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Friday, as an area of low pressure over the northwest Caribbean Sea is expected to strengthen into a tropical cyclone.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Gregory Porter Celebrates Nat King Cole and 8 More New Songs

Hear Brian Eno and Kevin Shields's new track, plus songs from Rhye, Sleigh Bells and more.

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'At the doors of starvation:' siege strangles Damascus suburbs

EASTERN GHOUTA (Reuters) - A tightening siege has pushed people to the verge of famine in the eastern suburbs of Damascus, residents and aid workers say, bringing desperation to the only major rebel enclave near the Syrian capital.

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Op-Ed Contributor: Wildfires at Your Doorstep

More than one-third of American homes are in what firefighters call the “wildland urban interface,” where they risk burning in wildfires.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Fats Domino Songs: Listen to 12 Essential Tracks

His easygoing image concealed the boldness and subtlety of his music — Domino was an innovator who didn’t flaunt it. A dozen songs from his prime years prove it.

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BRIEF-Meridian Bioscience says FDA issued warning letter related to matters at Magellan Diagnostics subsidiary​

* Meridian Bioscience Inc - ‍announced that FDA has issued a warning letter related to matters at its Magellan Diagnostics subsidiary​

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Playlist: The Playlist: Taylor Swift Has a Miserable Crush and 12 More New Songs

Hear the tracks the caught our critics' attention this week, from Fever Ray, Colleen, Chris Stapleton and more.

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Iranian commander issued stark warning to Iraqi Kurds over Kirkuk

SULAIMANIA/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A senior Iranian military commander repeatedly warned Kurdish leaders in northern Iraq to withdraw from the oil city of Kirkuk or face an onslaught by Iraqi forces and allied Iranian-backed fighters, Kurdish officials briefed on the meetings said.

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Android co-creator's startup sued over connector technology

(Reuters) - Two of the best-known names in the smartphone hardware business are squaring off in court over new technology that allows phones to connect to devices like cameras without wires or metal connectors.

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Open citizenship doors around the world

Turns out money doesn't just buy a glamorous vacation in the Caribbean or a killer suite in Quebec -- it can buy residency too.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Mavis Staples Warns of Deadly Force, and 9 More New Songs

Hear the songs that caught our critics' attention this week, from a studio reverie by Beck to a globe-hopping track by Major Lazer.

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U.S. white nationalists sued over Virginia protest violence

(Reuters) - Eleven people have sued white nationalists whose rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly this summer, saying they suffered emotional and physical trauma from protesters' threats and violence.

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Analysis: Trump just issued direct threat to the free and independent media

President Donald Trump has said a lot of bad things about the media since he started running for president two-plus years ago. He's suggested that the press doesn't really like America. He has said the media is the "enemy of the American people." He has repeatedly called journalists the "most dishonest" people. He has worked to paint news stories he doesn't like as "fake" -- and claimed he created that term.

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Tom Petty, Classic Rocker? Sure. And Weird Video Star, Too.

Mr. Petty and his wacky visual aesthetic belonged to MTV, alongside Duran Duran and Cyndi Lauper, as much as it did to the rock ’n’ roll canon.

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BRIEF-Biocon says ‍U.S. FDA issued complete response letter for proposed biosimilar Pegfilgrastim​

* Says ‍US FDA issues complete response letter (CRL) for proposed biosimilar Pegfilgrastim​

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Shania Twain back on top, Tom Petty re-enters U.S. charts

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Shania Twain's first studio album in 15 years debuted at the top of the Billboard album charts, while rocker Tom Petty's death sent his music soaring back onto the U.S. charts.

Comedy and Humor nytimes.com

‘S.N.L.’: Jason Aldean Is Surprise Guest, Singing Tom Petty’s ‘I Won’t Back Down’

On “Weekend Update,” Colin Jost and Michael Che took on gun rights.

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Jason Aldean opens 'SNL' with Petty song

Country singer Jason Aldean, who was performing as the Las Vegas shooting began, did the "Saturday Night Live" cold open with a tribute to the victims and their families by singing Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down."

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Jason Aldean opens 'SNL' playing Tom Petty's 'I won't back down'

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Lin-Manuel Miranda Sings for Puerto Rico and 9 More New Songs

Hear the week's most notable tracks from the Breeders, Big K.R.I.T. and Brittany Howard from Alabama Shakes.

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Olympics: Alpine skiing-Ryding ready for the great indoors

LONDON (Reuters) - The Alpine ski season is drawing near and Britain's top Olympic hope Dave Ryding will be heading indoors, far from any snowcapped mountains.

Poetry and Poets nytimes.com

Rupi Kaur Is Kicking Down the Doors of Publishing

It’s easy to mock an Instagram poet. But Rupi Kaur took over while you were sleeping.

Travel and Vacations nytimes.com

Footsteps: Tom Petty’s ‘Greatest Trip’ Was to Los Angeles

A guided tour through the city that shaped Tom Petty as he gained a foothold in music.

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BRIEF-Carrizo Oil & Gas expects total production for Q3 to be above midpoint of its previously-issued guidance

* Carrizo Oil & Gas provides update on operations, hedging, and announces third quarter 2017 financial results release date and conference call

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

An Appraisal: Tom Petty, an Unfussy Rock Star Who Kept His Tenacity Under Cover

His songs were modest, but could deliver a gut punch. He became a star in the 1970s, but adapted to the emergence of MTV.

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Las Vegas, Puerto Rico, Tom Petty: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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Tom Petty's daughter angered over early, inaccurate death report

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BRIEF-Pdvwireless and Enterprise Wireless Alliance filed comments at FCC related to previously issued NOI

* Says co with Enterprise Wireless Alliance has filed comments at Federal Communications Commission related to previously issued Notice Of Inquiry

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Opinion: Tom Petty's rock 'n' roll was pure

Tom Petty was not the kind of rock star you likely thought he was at first.

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Las Vegas, Puerto Rico, Tom Petty: Your Tuesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Tom Petty, 'distinctively American' rocker, dies aged 66

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Veteran U.S. rocker Tom Petty, whose vibrant guitar riffs, distinctly raw, nasal vocals and slick song lyrics graced such hits as "Refugee," "Free Fallin'" and "American Girl," has died following a heart attack. He was 66.

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'I Won't Back Down': Tom Petty remembered

The music world lost one of its greatest songwriters on Monday when rock legend Tom Petty died at the age of 66.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Tom Petty Dies; His Lyrics Spoke for Underdogs

Tom Petty, a staple of rock radio through decades with his band the Heartbreakers, has died at 66. Mr. Petty wrote pithy, hardheaded songs that gave 1960s roots a contemporary polish.

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Rocker Tom Petty dies at age 66

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Veteran U.S. rocker Tom Petty, whose vibrant guitar riffs, distinctly raw, nasal vocals and slick song lyrics graced such hits as "Refugee," "Free Fallin'" and "American Girl," has died following a heart attack. He was 66.

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Music legend Tom Petty dies

Rocker Tom Petty died Monday after being rushed to a Los Angeles hospital, Petty's manager Tony Dimitriades confirmed to CNN.

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Photos: Petty's life and career

See photos of rock legend Tom Petty, one of the best-selling recording artists of all time.

Petty, Tom nytimes.com

Tom Petty, Staple of Rock Radio With the Heartbreakers, Dies at 66

A singer, songwriter and guitarist, Mr. Petty melded California rock with a deep Southern heritage in hits like “American Girl” and “Free Fallin’.”

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Listen to 14 Essential Tom Petty Songs

The hit singles he recorded between 1976 and 1993 made him a radio star, but his songs were packed with nuance just below the surface.

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Rocker Tom Petty dies after cardiac arrest: manager

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Veteran rocker Tom Petty, best known for hits such as "Free Fallin'" and "American Girl," died on Monday after he was found unconscious and in cardiac arrest, his manager said. He was 66.

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Tom Petty's most memorable songs

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Tom Petty's career spanned five decades.

News and News Media nytimes.com

CBS Erroneously Reports Tom Petty’s Death, Setting Off an Outpouring

A premature report was attributed to the Los Angeles Police Department, which later said that “initial information was inadvertently provided to some media sources.”

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BRIEF-Live Nation Entertainment says "‍deeply saddened to learn of Tom Petty's passing​"

* Live Nation Entertainment Inc says "‍deeply saddened to learn of Tom Petty's passing​" Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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U.S. rocker Tom Petty reported 'clinging to life': TMZ.com

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. rocker Tom Petty was reported on Monday to be clinging to life in a southern California hospital after conflicting reports that he had died.

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Microsoft to end Groove streaming service; offers Spotify migration

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp said on Monday it would discontinue its Groove Music Pass subscription service, allowing its existing customers to move their playlists and music collections to Spotify.

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U.S. rocker Tom Petty reported dead at age 66: U.S. media

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. rocker Tom Petty was reported on Monday to have died following cardiac arrest.

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Playlist: The Playlist: Hear Beyoncé Join ‘Mi Gente,’ Plus 9 More New Songs

Listen to the songs that caught our critics' attention this week, from a track Chance the Rapper debuted on "Colbert" to the finale of Torres' new album.

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Merkel to name aide interim German finance minister: Sueddeutsche

BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff will become acting finance minister when Wolfgang Schaeuble leaves office, Sueddeutsche Zeitung said on Friday in a report that the government's spokeswoman did not deny.

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BRIEF-Johnson Outdoors announces increase in cash dividend

* Johnson Outdoors - announced approval by its board of directors of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.010 per Class A share and $0.0909 per Class B share Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Black Lives Matter movement cannot be sued, U.S. judge rules

(Reuters) - A Louisiana police officer cannot sue Black Lives Matter because it is a social movement, a U.S. judge ruled on Thursday, finding the campaign could not be held responsible for injuries he got at a protest.

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Senegalese music start-ups race to be West Africa's Spotify

DAKAR (Reuters) - Senegalese start-ups are testing a fledgling market for online music platforms in French-speaking West Africa, where interest in digital entertainment is growing but a lack of credit cards has prevented big players from making inroads.

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Exclusive: Spotify's valuation turned up to $16 billion in private trades - sources

LONDON/STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Private trades in Spotify shares are valuing the music streaming company at about $16 billion, according to people familiar with the deals, raising the prospect of a bumper flotation next year.

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BRIEF-Nextera Energy says NEP OPCO issued $550 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.25 pct senior unsecured notes due 2024​

* Nextera Energy Inc - ‍ on September 25, 2017, NEP OPCO issued $550 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.25% senior unsecured notes due 2024​

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St. Louis sued for misconduct toward protesters of white officer's acquittal

(Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri sued the city of St. Louis in federal court on Friday, alleging police misconduct against demonstrators protesting the acquittal of a white former officer in the killing of a black man.

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Health care state of play: Behind closed doors

It's all behind the scenes now.

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Too soon to determine risks of central bank-issued cryptocurrencies: BIS

LONDON (Reuters) - It is too soon to determine whether central banks should issue their own cryptocurrencies, the Bank for International Settlements said on Sunday, as the risks could not yet be fully assessed and the technology underpinning them is still unproven.

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Amazon to test one-hour catwalk-to-doorstep deliveries at Nicopanda show

LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Online retailer Amazon aims to take the "see now, buy now" model of making clothes seen in catwalk shows quickly available to consumers to a new level, offering one-hour delivery on items shown in a fashion show on Saturday night to customers in London.

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Tropical storm warning issued for southern Baja California

(Reuters) - A tropical storm warning was issued on Saturday for the southern Baja California peninsula as Hurricane Norma churns in the Pacific Ocean, the National Hurricane Center said.

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BRIEF-Top Ships says on Sept 15 issued unsecured promissory note of $2 mln to Xanthe Holdings - SEC filings

* Top Ships says on Sept 15, co issued unsecured promissory note of $2 million with original issue discount of about 1 pct to Xanthe Holdings - SEC filings Source text: (http://bit.ly/2vXZrM8) Further company coverage:

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Google Sued by 3 Female Ex-Employees Who Say It Pays Women Less Than Men

In a lawsuit filed in state court, the plaintiffs accuse the search giant of systematically discriminating against women in its work force.

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BRIEF-Northwest Natural Gas Co says co issued and sold $100 mln aggregate principal amount of secured medium term notes‍​

* Northwest Natural Gas Co - on September 13, 2017 co issued and sold $100 million aggregate principal amount of secured medium term notes‍​ - SEC filing

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Trump administration sued over phone searches at U.S. borders

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration has engaged in an unconstitutional practice of searching without a warrant the phones and laptops of Americans who are stopped at the border, a lawsuit filed on Wednesday alleged.

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BRIEF-J2 Global reaffirms previously issued 2017 financial estimates

* J2 Global Inc - ‍ company is reaffirming previously issued financial estimates for fiscal 2017 - SEC filing​ Source text: (http://bit.ly/2x0kwZ6) Further company coverage:

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Kristen Bell sings 'Frozen' songs to evacuees

"Frozen" actress Kristen Bell lifted spirits by singing to Florida evacuees during Hurricane Irma.

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David v Goliath: Deezer seeks musical edge on Spotify

LONDON (Reuters) - From Brazilian gospel to Puerto Rican reggaeton and Dutch hip-hop, music streaming company Deezer is scouring the globe for gaps in the market where it can survive and thrive against Spotify and Apple.

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BRIEF-Digiliti Money Group - on Sept 1, Digiliti Money issued a secured promissory note to UFT Equities

* Digiliti Money Group - on Sept 1, digiliti money issued a secured promissory note to UFT Equities for a principal sum of up to $1.5 million - SEC filing Source text: (http://bit.ly/2gSXqhn) Further company coverage:

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Don Williams, Singer of Plain-Spoken Country Songs, Dies at 78

Mr. Williams, whose admirers included Pete Townshend and Eric Clapton, was best known for ballads extolling the virtues of romantic commitment.

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BRIEF-Prize Mining says exercise price of 7.1 mln share purchase warrants issued on April 11 has been reduced from $0.75 to $0.50 per share

* Exercise price of 7.1 million share purchase warrants originally issued on April 11, 2017 has been reduced from $0.75 to $0.50 per share Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom)

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

New Round of Contracts Is Issued for Border Wall Prototypes

The contracts are the latest step in President Trump’s bid to build a wall along the border with Mexico, a central campaign issue for him.

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Spotify, Hulu target students with discounted bundle

(Reuters) - U.S. college students can buy Spotify Premium music streaming and Hulu TV streaming for a combined, deeply discounted $4.99 per month, in a new student subscription bundle the companies announced on Thursday to lure younger consumers.

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BRIEF-Spotify picks Courtney Holt from Disney to lead its efforts around original video and podcast programming- source

* Spotify picks Courtney Holt from Disney to lead its efforts around original video and podcast programming- source Source

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U2 Offers ‘Songs of Experience’ to a World That’s on Fire

After putting the band’s new album on pause to absorb the “shock” of the elections, the group is returning with songs that present joy as defiance.

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Life in the village on North Korea's doorstep

A triumphant anthem blares across the rice fields that surround this village, singing the praises of a regime most of the world abhors.

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A Long-Pursued ISIS Preacher Is Finally Charged in New York

Abdullah el-Faisal’s teaching has influenced many terrorists. Now he’s charged in the first international terror case brought by New York prosecutors.

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Joel Osteen: Church didn't close its doors to flood victims

Pastor Joel Osteen's Houston megachurch says it's opening its doors Tuesday to residents displaced by flooding.

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Trump Organization pursued a Moscow Trump Tower during election

President Donald Trump's company was pursuing plans to build a Trump Tower in Moscow well into his presidential campaign, Trump's attorney confirmed to CNN Monday.

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Arrest warrant to be issued for ex-Thai PM

Thailand's Supreme Court is preparing to issue an arrest warrant for former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra after she failed to appear in court to hear the verdict in her two-year rice trial.

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Spotify reaches licensing deal with Warner Music

(Reuters) - Spotify said on Thursday it has renewed its global licensing partnership with a third major label, Warner Music Inc, the last big music royalty deal it needs before pushing ahead with a U.S. stock market listing.

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BRIEF-Bank of New York Mellon ‍issued $750 mln of its 3.300% senior subordinated medium-term notes

* Bank of New York Mellon Corp - ‍Issued $750 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.300% senior subordinated medium-term notes series K due 2029​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Spotify deletes white supremacist music

Spotify is deleting white supremacist songs after a music industry publication alerted the company to their presence on the streaming service.

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BRIEF-Ashford Hospitality says intends to redeem all of its issued and outstanding shares

* Ashford Hospitality - intends to redeem all of its issued and outstanding shares of 8.55 percent series A cumulative preferred stock

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BRIEF-Toshiba comments on court order issued in dispute with Sandisk on data shut out

* Comments on court order issued in dispute with Sandisk on data shut out

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London braced for Bolt and Farah swansongs

LONDON (Reuters) - It will be the end of an era for athletics on Saturday when Usain Bolt races for the last time in the men's 4x100 meters relay at the World Championships.

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BRIEF-Celgene Corp says on August 10, co issued $500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.250% senior notes due 2021

* Celgene Corp - on August 10, 2017, co issued $500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.250% senior notes due 2021 - SEC filing Source text - (http://bit.ly/2hNCc4D) Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Xperi Corp updates on notice issued by U.S. International Trade Commission

* Xperi corp says‍ on August 9, 2017, U.S. International Trade Commission issued a notice - SEC filing​

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Amazon sued by transgender woman, husband for workplace harassment

(Reuters) - A transgender woman and her husband sued Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday, accusing the company of subjecting them to severe harassment and physical threats when they both worked at the retailer's warehouse in Kentucky.

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Washington Metro sued by diverse groups over issue-oriented ad ban

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union and groups across the political spectrum sued Washington's Metro transit system on Wednesday, saying its ban on issue-oriented ads violated U.S. constitutional guarantees of free speech.

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BRIEF-Bavarian Nordic announces price for shares to be issued to Johnson & Johnson Innovation

* Bavarian Nordic A/S says subscription price is dkk 405.1578 per share of dkk 10

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Listen to 10 Essential Glen Campbell Songs

From his collaborations with Jimmy Webb in the 1960s to his farewell two months ago, hear some of the most moving performances by an American Everyman.

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Glen Campbell, Whose Hit Songs Bridged Country and Pop, Dies at 81

A sharecropper’s son who became a recording, television and movie star, Mr. Campbell also battled alcohol and drugs and became a public face of Alzheimer’s disease.

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Wells Fargo joint venture sued over merchant credit card fees

NEW YORK, Aug 7 (Reuters) - A Wells Fargo Bank joint venture that provides credit card processing services to merchants across the country has been hit with a lawsuit accusing it of using misleading sales tactics and overbilling for its services.

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Blumenthal: Investigation must be pursued

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) defends special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, saying "there is no minimizing or underestimating that attack."

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BRIEF-Arista Networks says International Trade Commission issued notice in connection with investigation no. 337-Ta-944

* Arista Networks says on Aug 4, International Trade Commission issued notice in connection with investigation no. 337-Ta-944 - SEC filing

Rosenstein, Rod J nytimes.com

Reporters Not Being Pursued in Leak Investigations, Justice Dept. Says

Rod J. Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, clarified the department’s position two days after he declined to answer the question at a news conference.

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Carson: I'm at doorstep of impeachment

Rep. Andre Carson (D) says "I'm right at the doorstep of impeachment," regarding any potential involvement by President Trump into Mueller's investigation.

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BRIEF-PdvWireless says FCC issued notice of inquiry related to co's joint petition

* PdvWireless - FCC issued notice of inquiry related to co's joint petition seeking to modernize portion of 900 mhz band from narrowband to broadband​

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BRIEF-Johnson outdoors posts Q3 earnings per share $1.65

* Q3 revenue $155.3 million Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Exclusive: Grand jury subpoenas issued in relation to Trump Jr., Russian lawyer meeting - sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Grand jury subpoenas have been issued in connection with a June 2016 meeting that included President Donald Trump's son, his son-in-law and a Russian lawyer, two sources told Reuters on Thursday, in a sign that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation is gathering pace.

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Reuters: Subpoenas issued over Trump Jr. meeting

Reuters reports that grand jury subpoenas have been issued in connection with the Donald Trump Jr.-Russia meeting.

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Exclusive: Grand jury subpoenas issued in relation to Russian lawyer, Trump Jr. meeting - sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Grand jury subpoenas have been issued in connection with the June 2016 meeting between Donald Trump Jr., a Russian lawyer and others, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Thursday.

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Airbnb Sued by Guest Who Says a Host Sexually Assaulted Her

A case underscores the complications of peer-to-peer sharing, even through an established company that says it does background checks on hosts and guests.

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Music streaming company Spotify has 60 million paying subscribers

(Reuters) - Spotify now has 60 million paying subscribers, adding 10 million subscribers in less than five months, a spokeswoman for the music streaming company said on Monday.

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Music streaming company Spotify has 60 mln paying subscribers

July 31 (Reuters) - Spotify now has 60 million paying subscribers, adding 10 million subscribers in less than five months, a spokeswoman for the music streaming company said on Monday.

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BRIEF-Radient Technologies says Aurora Cannabis holds about 9.6 pct of issued and outstanding common shares of co

* Radient Technologies Inc - after giving effect to conversion, Aurora Cannabis Inc holds about 9.6 percent of issued and outstanding common shares of co Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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In China, Designer Goods Delivered to Your Doorstep

To court the luxury market, companies like JD.com are using their customer base to offer upscale retailers support on things like white glove deliveries.

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Alabama fertilizer plant fire sends hundreds of residents indoors

(Reuters) - A fire at a fertilizer plant in rural Alabama on Saturday spread caustic smoke and prompted an order for hundreds of residents to stay inside before it was extinguished, local media reported.

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England Lost: sardonic Mick Jagger releases two songs responding to Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has released two politically charged songs targeting what he sees as the uncertainty and surrealism permeating politics in the age of Brexit and Donald Trump.

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BRIEF-Mastercard selected for Kroger co-brand credit card issued by U.S. Bank

* Mastercard says Kroger Co. Has chosen company to be network for grocery retailer's 1-2-3 rewards co-brand credit card program

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United Airlines sued by owners of giant rabbit found dead after flight

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The owners of a giant rabbit named Simon who died on a United Airlines flight while bound for the Iowa State Fair sued the carrier on Monday, claiming its employees were responsible for the hare's death.

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BMW halts project talks after Daimler blew whistle: Sueddeutsche

BERLIN (Reuters) - BMW has suspended talks with Daimler on future cooperation projects after its rival disclosed alleged collusion among German carmakers to cartel authorities, Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported on Tuesday, citing industry sources.

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BMW halts project talks after Daimler blew whistle -Sueddeutsche

BERLIN, July 25 (Reuters) - BMW has suspended talks with Daimler on future cooperation projects after its rival disclosed alleged collusion among German carmakers to cartel authorities, Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported on Tuesday, citing industry sources.

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Exclusive: Spotify, Warner hope to clinch royalty deal by September - sources

LONDON (Reuters) - Music streaming company Spotify is close to agreeing a new licensing pact with Warner Music Inc, the last big music royalty deal it needs before pushing ahead with a U.S. stock market listing, four sources familiar with the situation said.

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UPDATE 1-Chinese courier ZTO sued for "untrue statements" in $1.4 bln U.S. IPO

SHANGHAI, July 21 (Reuters) - Chinese courier ZTO Express and the underwriters of its New York stock market listing have been sued by a U.S. pension fund that alleges the firm exaggerated its profit margins to lure investors into its $1.4 billion initial public offering.

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Chinese courier ZTO sued for "untrue statements" in $1.4 billion U.S. IPO

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese courier ZTO Express and the underwriters of its New York stock market listing have been sued by a U.S. pension fund that alleges the firm exaggerated its profit margins to lure investors into its $1.4 billion initial public offering.

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Chinese courier ZTO sued for "untrue statements" in $1.4 bln U.S. IPO

SHANGHAI, July 21 (Reuters) - Chinese courier ZTO Express and the underwriters of its New York stock market listing have been sued by a U.S. pension fund that alleges the firm exaggerated its profit margins to lure investors into its $1.4 billion initial public offering.

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BRIEF-Eurasia Drilling says shareholders have agreed to sell to Schlumberger 51 pct of total issued share capital of the company

* Eurasia Drilling Company Ltd - co's shareholders have agreed to sell to Schlumberger 51 percent of the total issued share capital of the company

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BRIEF-Differential Brands says co, Tengram amended maturity date of 3.75 pct convertible promissory note, originally issued on July 18, 2016 to Tengram

* Differential Brands - On July 18, co, Tengram amended maturity date of 3.75% convertible promissory note, originally issued on July 18, 2016 to Tengram

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UPDATE 1-Uber is sued over lack of wheelchair-accessible cars in NYC

NEW YORK, July 18 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc was sued on Tuesday by disability rights groups and wheelchair users accusing the ride-sharing company of violating New York City human rights laws by failing to make enough of its vehicles accessible to disabled people.

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Uber is sued over lack of wheelchair-accessible cars in New York City

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc was sued on Tuesday by disability rights groups that said the ride-sharing company violates New York City human rights laws by failing to make enough of its vehicles accessible to disabled people.

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Uber is sued over lack of wheelchair-accessible cars in NYC

NEW YORK, July 18 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc was sued on Tuesday by disability rights groups that said the ride-sharing company violates New York City human rights laws by failing to make enough of its vehicles accessible to disabled people.

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Austria's BAWAG PSK buys Germany's Suedwestbank

VIENNA, July 17 (Reuters) - BAWAG PSK, the Austrian bank owned by private equity group Cerberus Capital Management, bought German regional lender Suedwestbank for an undisclosed price to expand its network in western Europe, BAWAG said on Monday.