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European shares slip; H&M falls on weak margins

European shares fell to a three-week closing low on Wednesday, with Hennes & Mauritz leading retailers lower after it posted a weak quarterly profit margin, and as heavyweight banks also fell.

Europe shares fall on disappointing economic data

European stocks fell for a second straight day on Tuesday, led lower by banking and auto shares, as investors shed riskier assets after a report showed U.S. consumer confidence fell to its lowest since February.

Europe shares slip; caution persists ahead of data

European shares edged down in early trade on Tuesday, with some caution lingering ahead of the release of key economic data, including U.S. consumer confidence, which is expected to reflect the pace of recovery.

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U.S. Senate opposition to Obamacare repeal bill grows

WASHINGTON A proposal by U.S. Republicans to repeal and replace the Obamacare health insurance program suffered serious new setbacks within the party on Sunday, when Senator Ted Cruz expressed his opposition and Senator Susan Collins dug in with strong criticism of the legislation.