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Suitors desert Australia's Vocus; shares plunge

Private equity suitors Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co and Affinity Equity Partners pulled bids for Australian telco Vocus Group Ltd on Monday, four days after the company's third profit warning in nine months.

AT&T considers sale of home security business: sources

AT&T Inc is exploring options for its Digital Life home security business, including selling it, as it seeks to pay down debt following its planned $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner Inc , people familiar with the matter said.


Prominent U.S. religious conservatives defend Trump after Charlottesville

WASHINGTON Two prominent religious conservatives defended U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday after he was widely criticized for blaming both white nationalists and counter-protesters for last weekend's violence at a Virginia rally organized by neo-Nazis and white supremacists.