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Hong Kong protests: Live Report

16:09 GMT - AFP is closing its live report of the third day of pro‑democracy protests in Hong Kong but protesters continue to throng the streets...

Islamist-allied militias in Libya reject UN talks

Islamist‑allied militias in control of the Libyan capital on Tuesday rejected the United Nations' call for a cease‑fire in the battered...

Iran to help Lebanon army fight extremists

Iran will supply the Lebanese army with military equipment to be used in fighting Muslim extremist groups, a visiting senior Iranian official said on...

HK pro-democracy academics say face death threats, intimidation

Some academics at the forefront of Hong Kong's fight for more democracy say they have become...

 

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UK GDP grows 0.9% as strength of recovery revised up

The U. K. economy grew faster than estimated in the second quarter, extending a recovery that’s been more robust than previously thought.

Traders to keep grilling sausages for Hong Kong's protesters

Four traders from BGC Partners Inc., the New York‑based brokerage headed by Howard Lutnick and part‑owned by his Cantor Fitzgerald LP, turned...

TiVo introduces Android app to stream shows on mobile devices

TiVo Inc., a maker of digital video recorders, is introducing a mobile application for users to stream...

Encana to buy Athlon in biggest Canadian US crude purchase

Encana Corp. agreed to pay $5.93 billion for Athlon Energy Inc., gaining a foothold in a Texas oil field with soaring output in the biggest announced...