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  1. Panic on NY subway train as crickets, worms let loose in apparent prankRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    A woman who said she was selling crickets and worms on a crowded New York City subway car appeared to become frazzled by some teenagers and let the critters loose on riders, then urinated on herself, according to social media posts and news reports. Riders on the subway train were locked in close quarters with the bugs for half an hour during rush hour on Wednesday evening after a passenger pulled the train's emergency brake while they were on the Manhattan Bridge.

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  2. Landmark Phelan building sold in San Francisco for $375 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    New York-based developer Thor Equities has sold the historic Phelan building in San Francisco for $375 million to a member of the prominent Hotung family with deep roots in Hong Kong, sources said. A limited liability company, The Phelan Building LLC, has purchased the 11-story landmark at 760 Market Street, according to a source who spoke on condition of anonymity.

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  3. Guard at New York City's Rikers jail complex charged with rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    A correction officer at New York City's Rikers Island jail complex has been indicted on rape and other charges for engaging in sexual acts with an inmate, prosecutors announced on Friday. The case against Jose Cosme, 36, marked the latest string of prosecutions targeting Rikers employees in recent years, as authorities seek to stem violence and corruption that has long plagued the city's main jail complex.

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  4. Man convicted in Connecticut home invasion murders tried suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    A man convicted for a triple murder during a 2007 Connecticut home invasion has attempted suicide in prison, a state Corrections Department spokeswoman said on Friday. The inmate, Joshua Komisarjevsky, 36, tried to hang himself on Aug. 18, shortly after he and accomplice Steven Hayes were transferred to Pennsylvania's Camp Hill prison, spokeswoman Karen Martucci said.

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  5. Redstone granddaughter agrees to case dismissal, helps broader dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: Sumner Redstone, executive chairman of CBS Corp. and Viacom, arrives at the premiere of 'The Guilt Trip' in Los Angeles December 11, 2012. The granddaughter of Viacom Inc's controlling shareholder Sumner Redstone has agreed to let a Massachusetts court dismiss claims brought by former company leaders, a step that will help end a battle over the fate of the media empire.

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  6. UPDATE 1-Judge in Redstone hearing urges attorneys to reach agreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    Aug 26 A Massachusetts judge on Friday told attorneys to see if they could agree to resolve at least parts of a lingering family dispute over the fate of the empire built by Sumner Redstone, the controlling shareholder of Viacom Inc. Judge George Phelan gave the instruction before declaring a break in a hearing on Friday that is part of the ongoing legal saga over whether Redstone was mentally competent when he removed former Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and board member George Abrams from a trust that will determine the fate of his media empire. The proceedings likely will not affect the removal of Dauman and Abrams from Viacom and Redstone's trust, according to people familiar with the situation.

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  7. Uber wins halt to NY price-fixing lawsuit during appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    Aug 26 A federal judge on Friday granted a request by Uber Technologies Inc and its chief executive Travis Kalanick to put a price-fixing lawsuit against them on hold, while they appeal his denial of their bid to compel arbitration. The decision was issued by U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan.

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  8. Brazil Federal Police Recommend Charges Against Ex-President Lula and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    SOURCE CANTON, Mass., Aug 26 A Massachusetts judge on Friday told attorneys to see if they could agree to resolve at least parts of a lingering family dispute over the fate of the empire built by Sumner Redstone, the controlling shareholder of Viacom Inc. JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming, Aug 26 To markets hungry for direction from the U.S. Federal Reserve, Fed Chair Janet Yellen offered a sobering dose of uncertainty for monetary policy and the global economy on Friday, suggesting interest rates could rise faster than expected in coming months or just as easily crater back to zero.

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  9. Judge says has "concerns" on information given to Sumner RedstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Reuters

    Aug 26 A Massachusetts probate court judge said Friday he has "some concerns" about how much information was being given to Sumner Redstone, the controlling shareholder of Viacom Inc. Judge George Phelan made the remark during a hearing on Friday that is part of the ongoing legal saga over whether Redstone was mentally competent when he removed former Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and board member George Abrams from a trust that will determine the fate of his media empire.

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  10. UPDATE 1-Fiat Chrysler CEO says approached by several suitors for Magneti MarelliRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Reuters

    Sergio Marchionne also indicated it is still possible that FCA will continue production of the compact Dodge Dart and the midsize Chrysler 200 sedans, despite much skepticism by industry analysts about the automaker's chance of landing a production partner for sedans in the U.S. market. "We'll have an answer, hopefully, soon," Marchionne said, adding, "to the extent that we can share the work with somebody else, we'll probably do it."

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  11. Caesars must face lawsuits worth $11 billion: U.S. judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Reuters

    Caesars Entertainment Operating Co , which filed for Chapter 11 protection in January 2015, was asking for a third court shield from lawsuits against its parent to protect a multibillion-dollar contribution to its reorganization plan. A current injunction expires on Aug. 29, a day before Caesars faces a potential ruling in New York on lawsuits from bondholders alleging it reneged on guarantees from bonds issued by CEOC prior to the unit's $18 billion bankruptcy.

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  12. Lufthansa and pilots union break off pay talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Reuters

    An aircraft of German air carrier Lufthansa flies beyond the A-Plus terminal section at the Fraport airport in Frankfurt, Germany September 28, 2012. ) and pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit have broken off talks over pay and early retirement terms after months of negotiations, they said on Saturday.

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  13. Sumner Redstone willing to be deposed in competency lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Reuters

    Aug 12 An attorney for Sumner Redstone said the media mogul would be willing to be briefly interviewed under oath in a lawsuit over his mental competency that could influence the future of his majority ownership of Viacom and CBS. The issue arose as part of a lawsuit that is questioning whether the 93-year-old Redstone knew what he was doing when he removed Viacom Inc Chief Executive Officer Philippe Dauman and fellow Viacom board member George Abrams in May from a seven-person trust.

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  14. UN approves 4,000 more troops to secure peace in South Sudan capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Reuters

    Aug 12 The United Nations Security Council authorized on Friday the deployment of a 4,000-strong protection force in South Sudan's capital, Juba, as part of the U.N. peacekeeping mission and threatened an arms embargo if the government does not cooperate. The U.S.-drafted resolution was adopted with 11 votes in favor and four abstentions by Russia, China, Egypt and Venezuela.

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  15. UPDATE 1-Judge rejects Sumner Redstone bid to end Viacom CEO lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: Sumner Redstone, executive chairman of CBS Corp. and Viacom, arrives at the premiere of 'The Guilt Trip' in Los Angeles December 11, 2012.

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