from Viewsroom:

Viewsroom: Clinton, Tech M&A, Facebook, Apple

July 29, 2016

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Democrats turn to Michael Bloomberg to woo independents and anti-Trump Republicans. Meanwhile, Yahoo sells up, Oracle buys CEO Larry Ellison's side-company. And how to rank earnings at Apple, Facebook and Twitter.

from FaithWorld:

Tibetan monk who died was tortured, says niece who fled China

July 29, 2016

A protestor is seen through a Tibetan flag next to a photograph of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche during a demonstration outside the Chinese Consulate calling for justice over the imprisonment and death of Delek in Chicago, Illinois, United States, July 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young

(A protestor with a Tibetan flag next to a photograph of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche during a demonstration outside the Chinese Consulate in Chicago, Illinois, United States, July 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young)

from FaithWorld:

Australia’s Muslim migrants on edge as race relations falter with rise of the right

July 29, 2016

A protester casts his shadow across a poster displaying Australia's far-right politician Pauline Hanson during a rally orgnised to show support for the 'Black Lives Matter' movement, following recent police shootings in the U.S., in central Sydney, Australia, July 16, 2016. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo

(A protester casts his shadow across a poster displaying Australia's far-right politician Pauline Hanson in central Sydney, Australia, July 16, 2016. REUTERS/David Gray)

from FaithWorld:

Pope Francis, at Auschwitz, asks God to forgive ‘so much cruelty’

July 29, 2016

Pope Francis pays respects by the death wall in the former Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz-Birkenau in Oswiecim, Poland, July 29, 2016. Osservatore Romano/Handout via Reuters

(Pope Francis pays respects by the death wall in the former Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz-Birkenau in Oswiecim, Poland, July 29, 2016. Osservatore Romano)

from Reuters Select:

Reuters Select: You’re not rich enough for this brokerage

July 29, 2016

Reuters photo of the day
Can we have confession outside today?

A priest waits for faithful in a confessional before a mass led by Pope Francis in Krakow, Poland July 28, 2016. Agencja Gazeta/Lukasz Krajewski/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. POLAND OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN POLAND.       TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY      - RTSK41M

A priest waits for faithful in a confessional before a mass led by Pope Francis in Krakow, Poland. July 28, 2016. Agencja Gazeta/Lukasz Krajewski/via REUTERS

from FaithWorld:

In a country wary of migrants, Pope Francis tells Poles to welcome refugees

July 29, 2016

Pope Francis gestures as he addresses the faithful during World Youth Days at Blonia Park in Krakow, Poland July 28, 2016.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

(Pope Francis gestures as he addresses the faithful during World Youth Days at Blonia Park in Krakow, Poland July 28, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel)

from Reuters News Now:

Friday Morning Briefing: Clinton makes her case to the right and the left

July 29, 2016
DNC Day 4: What we learned

In accepting the presidential nomination, Hillary Clinton cast the election less as a battle between Democrats and Republicans, and more as a battle of America versus one man. It was a reach not only for left wing Bernie Sanders voters but for moderate Republicans who might otherwise be alienated by Donald Trump. If Trump's theme is fear of The Other – Mexicans, Muslims, etc. – Clinton's speech was about the fear of Donald Trump.

from Breakingviews:

Theresa May may have saved EDF from itself

July 29, 2016

Independent shareholders in French state-controlled utility EDF may have found an unexpected ally in new British Prime Minister Theresa May. A day after EDF’s board narrowly decided to push ahead with the construction of two new nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point, the UK government announced a surprise review of the humongous project. Pulling the plug would be a service to UK taxpayers as well as EDF investors.

from Breakingviews:

BOJ does bare minimum for Abenomics reboot

July 29, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Trump Inc rapidly turning from virtue to vice

July 28, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.