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Facebook in talks to produce original TV-quality shows: WSJ

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc is in talks with Hollywood studios about producing scripted, TV-quality shows, with an aim of launching original programming by late summer, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.

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China jails Crown Resorts staff over gambling crimes

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A Chinese court jailed 16 employees of Crown Resorts Ltd, including three Australians, in a quick-fire trial on Monday that caps a lengthy probe into how the firm lured Chinese high-rollers to its casinos.

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Clogged oil arteries slow U.S. shale rush to record output

GUERNSEY, WYOMING (Reuters) - A gallon of gasoline that allows a driver on the U.S. East Coast to travel about 25 miles has already navigated thousands of miles from an oil field to one of the world‘s largest fuel markets.

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Trump, Modi seek rapport despite friction on trade, immigration

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold their first face-to-face meeting in Washington on Monday, seeking to boost U.S.-Indian relations despite differences over trade, the Paris climate accord and immigration.

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Heroes or agitators? Young lawmakers on Venezuela‘s front line

CARACAS (Reuters) - One was knocked off his feet by a water cannon. Another was pushed into a drain. Most have been pepper-sprayed, tear-gassed, beaten and hit by pellet shots.

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Asia stocks edge up on optimism over global growth, dollar soft

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares edged up on Monday on optimism about global growth, while the dollar was on the defensive as a subdued U.S. inflation outlook capped U.S. bond yields and raised questions about the Federal Reserve‘s plans to tighten policy.

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Japanese airbag maker Takata files for bankruptcy, gets U.S. sponsor

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan‘s Takata Corp , the firm at the centre of the auto industry‘s biggest ever product recall, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan and said it would seek 1.6 billion in aid from U.S.-based Key Safety Systems (KSS). In one of Japan‘s biggest bankruptcies, Takata is facing tens of billions of dollars in costs and liabilities resultingfrom almost a decade of recalls and lawsuits. It

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Airbag maker Takata files for bankruptcy protection in Japan

TOKYO (Reuters) - Embattled airbag maker Takata Corp on Monday filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and said it would seek 1.588 billion in financial aid from U.S.-based auto parts supplier Key Safety Systems (KSS).

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Asia stocks edge up on optimism over global growth, oil rebounds

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares edged up on Monday on optimism about global growth while the dollar was on the defensive as a subdued U.S. inflation outlook capped U.S. bond yields.

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Oil climbs on weaker dollar, but rise in U.S. drilling drags

SEOUL (Reuters) - Oil prices rose early on Monday on a weaker dollar, but increased U.S. drilling activity stoked worries that a global supply glut would persist despite efforts by some producers to curb output.

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Takata decides to file for bankruptcy: source

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan‘s Takata Corp , the firm at the center of the auto industry‘s biggest ever product recall, will file for bankruptcy protection in Japan on Monday with liabilities of more than 1 trillion yen (9 billion), a source said.

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Takata decides to file for bankruptcy: Japan media

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan‘s Takata Corp decided on Monday to file for bankruptcy protection in Japan with liabilities of more than 1 trillion yen (9 billion), Japanese media reported, as the auto parts supplier has struggled due to its defective air bag inflators at the center of the auto industry‘s biggest ever product recall.

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Insurance industry warned of fire risk month before tower block blaze

(Reuters) - The insurance industry warned the British government of the dangers of flammable external surfaces on buildings a month before the Grenfell Tower fire that killed at least 79 people.

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New York Pride marchers target Trump as San Francisco parties

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Large crowds turned out for Pride marches on Sunday in New York City and San Francisco, the two U.S. places most associated with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights movement, with the East Coast city bringing a more political flavor to the event sparked by events there almost 50 years ago.

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Insurance industry warned of fire risk month before tower block blaze: Financial Times

(Reuters) - The insurance industry warned the British government of the dangers of flammable cladding on buildings a month before the Grenfell Tower fire killed at least 79 people, the Financial Times reported.

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New York Pride marchers target Trump, San Francisco parties

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Large crowds turned out for Pride marches on Sunday in New York City and San Francisco, the two U.S. places most associated with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights movement, with the East Coast city bringing a more political flavor to the event sparked by events there almost 50 years ago.

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Italy winds up Veneto banks at cost of up to 17 billion euros

MILAN/ROME (Reuters) - Italy began winding up two failed regional banks on Sunday in a deal that could cost the state up to 17 billion euros (19 billion) and will leave the lenders‘ good assets in the hands of the nation‘s biggest retail bank, Intesa Sanpaolo.

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Conservative Koch network criticizes U.S. Senate healthcare bill

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Reuters) - Officials with the conservative U.S. political network overseen by the Koch brothers say they are unhappy with the healthcare bill that may be voted on by the Senate this week and will lobby for changes to it.

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U.S. top court to rule on last cases as talk about Kennedy swirls

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court is set to issue the final rulings of its current term on Monday, including one on religious rights, amid talk that swing voter Justice Anthony Kennedy is considering retirement.

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Sixty high-rise buildings fail safety tests after London fire: UK government

LONDON (Reuters) - Sixty high-rise buildings have failed safety tests carried out after a fire killed at least 79 people in London earlier this month, the British government said on Sunday.

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Israel attacks Syrian posts after cross-border fire from Syria

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel said it had attacked Syrian military targets on Sunday after stray shells from fighting in Syria‘s civil war landed inside the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.

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Stray cats, killers and no regrets: Duterte‘s drug-war foe on life in jail

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine police have arrested more than 80,000 people during President Rodrigo Duterte‘s brutal war on drugs, but few as prominent or defiant as Leila de Lima.

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U.S. urges Arab states to reach resolution in dispute

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday that Qatar and the four Arab states that imposed a boycott on their tiny but wealthy neighbor should sit down together in order to try to reach a resolution.

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Top Democrat slams Obama administration‘s response to Russian hacks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the U.S. House Intelligence Committee on Sunday criticized the administration of former President Barack Obama for not taking earlier and tougher action against Russia for its alleged hacks aimed at swaying the Nov. 8 election for Donald Trump.

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