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Jun 17, 2014
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China Macau tolerance won’t last forever http://t.co/i0VBI5fuHv

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China Macau tolerance won’t last forever http://t.co/i0VBI5fuHv

Jun 17, 2014
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Weak UK inflation casts doubt on interest rate hike this year http://t.co/NvlZ84Y8Hu

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Weak UK inflation casts doubt on interest rate hike this year http://t.co/NvlZ84Y8Hu

Jun 17, 2014
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I’ll be liveblogging the #Extel2014 Awards at http://t.co/vBsJn2qJWQ (registration required)

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I’ll be liveblogging the #Extel2014 Awards at http://t.co/vBsJn2qJWQ (registration required)

Jun 17, 2014
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Whither Cantor and setting the price on a cure http://t.co/giTvaZ8yTz

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Whither Cantor and setting the price on a cure http://t.co/giTvaZ8yTz

Jun 17, 2014
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What’s Bergdahl worth? Everything. http://t.co/DCq4K7THfM

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What’s Bergdahl worth? Everything. http://t.co/DCq4K7THfM

Jun 16, 2014
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Gazprom/Ukraine dispute is proxy for Putin’s whims http://t.co/21QKpc09WC

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Gazprom/Ukraine dispute is proxy for Putin’s whims http://t.co/21QKpc09WC

Jun 16, 2014
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FIFA sponsors get involved in Qatar bribery allegations http://t.co/8NX573OYLX

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FIFA sponsors get involved in Qatar bribery allegations http://t.co/8NX573OYLX

Jun 16, 2014
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Obama’s impossible choices on Iraq http://t.co/IQO7cArH5F

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Obama’s impossible choices on Iraq http://t.co/IQO7cArH5F

Jun 16, 2014

Shares struggle, oil firms on Iraq anxiety

LONDON (Reuters) – Investors tensions over fighting in Iraq and Ukraine saw a global shift into traditional safe-haven currencies, precious metals and bonds on Monday, and oil hovered near a nine-month high.

The mood also spread to share markets. The Nikkei in Tokyo saw its biggest fall in a month and European bourses .FTEU3 started 0.2 percent in the red having just about held on for a ninth week of back-to-back gains on Friday.

Jun 16, 2014
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Common cause for Washington and Tehran in Iraq? http://t.co/MRzBE1uhHR

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Common cause for Washington and Tehran in Iraq? http://t.co/MRzBE1uhHR