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U.S. restricts exports to Chinese semiconductor firm By Reuters

© Reuters. U.S. restricts exports to Chinese semiconductor firm WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday said it has restricted U.S. exports to Chinese semiconductor maker Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Co Ltd, citing a “significant risk” that its new memory chip capacity will threaten the viability of American suppliers of chips for military systems. In a press release, ...

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Sri Lanka’s political crisis trigger major economic concerns By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena listens to a speech during a Parliament session marking the 70th anniversary of Sri Lanka’s Government, in Colombo By Shihar Aneez and Abhirup Roy COLOMBO/MUMBAI (Reuters) – A decision by Sri Lanka’s president to fire the prime minister has raised doubts among global investors and credit analysts about the near-term economic ...

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Four die as storms, high winds batter Italy By Reuters

Four die as storms, high winds batter Italy ROME (Reuters) – Four people died in three separate accidents in central and southern Italy on Monday as gale-force winds brought trees crashing down onto roads, rescue services said. The national Civil Protection Agency issued weather warnings in many regions as storms swept much of the country, bringing torrential rains and high ...

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Former U.S. President Carter wades into heated Georgia governor’s race By Reuters

© Reuters. NFL: Cincinnati Bengals at Atlanta Falcons By Amy Tennery NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter waded into the heated governor’s race in his home state of Georgia on Monday, asking the Republican candidate to step down from his role as the state’s top elections official. Carter said he was concerned that popular confidence in Georgia’s ...

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Antetokounmpo, Leonard out of Monday’s game By Reuters

© Reuters. NBA: Orlando Magic at Milwaukee Bucks Monday night’s matchup between the NBA’s two remaining undefeated teams — the Milwaukee Bucks and visiting Toronto Raptors — is expected to be missing each teams’ biggest stars. Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Bucks is in concussion protocol and has been ruled out, and Kawhi Leonard of the Raptors is taking the night ...

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UK upgrades growth forecasts: finance minister By Reuters

© Reuters. UK upgrades growth forecasts: finance minister LONDON (Reuters) – Britain has raised its official forecast for economic growth in 2019 while the outlook for subsequent years was unchanged or slightly higher, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Monday as he outlined his annual budget. The country’s official budget forecasters now expect gross domestic product will grow by 1.6 ...

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In Trump-won U.S. House districts, Republicans seek a firewall By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. Republican Representative Steve Chabot campaigns outside the Mason High School football game in Mason 2/2 By Ginger Gibson, Joseph Ax and Karen Pierog (Reuters) – For months, Republican U.S. Representative Steve Chabot was running about even with Democratic opponent Aftab Pureval in his traditionally conservative southwest Ohio district. But as the Nov. 6 elections approach, the contest ...

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NHL announces MGM as official sports betting partner By Reuters

NHL announces MGM as official sports betting partner (Reuters) – The National Hockey League announced an official sports betting partnership, its first ever, with MGM Resorts International on Monday. The deal was MGM’s second foray into partnering with a national sports league as legal sports betting slowly spreads across the United States. Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you ...

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