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Libya court sentences 45 to death

A Libyan appeals court sentenced them to death by firing squad for killings committed in Tripoli during a 2011 uprising

The new face of Afghanistan’s war

Afghan troops and Taliban fighters battle for the future of the country

PwC failed to flag BHS risks: Regulator

It completed an audit days before the now collapsed British retailer was sold for a token one pound in 2015

FILE PHOTO: The sun rises behind the entrance sign to the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park before the company's IPO launch, May 18, 2012. Reuters

Why Facebook is losing the war on hate speech in Myanmar

The platform ‘turned into a beast’, a UN investigator said

Vermont Democratic Party gubernatorial primary candidate Christine Hallquist, a transgender woman, poses on College Street in Burlington, Vermont, US, Aug 8, 2018.

Transgender woman wins nomination for Vermont governor

She is the first openly transgender person who wins a major party nomination for statewide office in the history of US

FILE PHOTO: Financial Times Chief Executive Officer John Ridding reacts during an interview with Reuters at the Financial Times headquarters in London, Britain November 30, 2015. Reuters

FT boss to return some of his salary

The newspaper's reporters complained about his $3.3 million pay in 2017

Pictures of Colorado

An 'amateur' painter’s works inspired by nature

Tourist guide Daniel Hernandez, 26, sits on his Russian-made car as he speaks to his girlfriend who lives in Britain, at an internet hotspot in Havana, Cuba, Sept 24, 2017. REUTERS

Cubans cheer as internet goes nationwide for a day

Cuba’s government provided free internet for a day to mark the nationwide internet service for first time 

FILE PHOTO: Protesters demonstrate during the Women's March on Washington outside the White House in Washington January 21, 2017. Reuters

US state legislatures poised to change

More women are running for office

Messi to miss Argentina friendlies in US

Argentina will play Guatemala and Colombia next month

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Uber narrows loss

It is a long way from finding profit

US, Mexico to fight
drug cartels jointly

A joint US-Mexico team will be set up in Chicago targeting drug trafficking

Caption: Ellen DeGeneres during a commercial break in taping of the Ellen Show in Burbank, Los Angeles, California, US Oct 13, 2016. REUTERS

Comedian DeGeneres teams up with Walmart

Ellen DeGeneres, also a talk show host, would tie up with the world’s largest clothing retailer to launch a women’s fashion line