FRANKFURT - German carmakers BMW , Audi and Mercedes , will pay around 2.5 billion euros ($2.8 billion) to buy Nokia's maps business, beating out high-tech rivals for location services seen as key to the future of self-driving cars. | Video
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BOSTON - One Massachusetts chicken is about to get a costly leg up on life - a $2,500 prosthetic limb made on a 3-D printer.
BEIJING - China's sovereign wealth fund has invested an unspecified amount in Didi Kuaidi, China's dominant ride-hailing app which is competing against U.S. firm Uber Technologies, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.
BEIJING - China will restrict the export of drones and supercomputers from Aug. 15 to help protect national security out of fears such equipment could fall into the hands of militant groups, state news agency Xinhua said on Monday.
BERLIN - Hackers blocked part of the German federal prosecutor's office, a spokeswoman said on Monday, but she could not give any details about the scope of the attack or the possible perpetrators.
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- U.S. factory activity dips; consumer spending cools
- Weak oil prices, China worries drag Wall Street lower
- Greek stocks plunge, banks hammered, after five-week crisis shut down
- Ex-trader Hayes jailed for 14 years by London court for Libor rigging
- U.S. construction spending gain smallest in five months
- U.S. Dept of Justice initiates criminal probe against Deutsche Bank: Bloomberg
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