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Britain to leave EU market as May sets 'hard Brexit' course

LONDON Britain will quit the EU single market when it leaves the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday in a decisive speech that set a course for a clean break with the world's largest trading bloc. | Video

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Samsung chief questioned behind closed doors in arrest warrant hearing

SEOUL A South Korean judge questioned Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee behind closed doors on Wednesday to decide whether he should be arrested over his alleged role in a corruption scandal that led parliament to impeach President Park Geun-hye.

Tech, South Korea 9:34pm EST

U.S. carries out strikes near Syria's al-Bab after Turkish criticism

WASHINGTON The U.S. military said on Tuesday it carried out air strikes in Syria against Islamic State targets of interest to both Washington and Ankara near the town of al-Bab, following Turkish criticism of insufficient U.S. support for its ground offensive.

Syria 5:52pm EST

Exclusive: Canadian energy firms at bigger risk from cyber, bomb attacks - spy agency

CALGARY, Alberta Canada's main spy agency last year warned energy companies about an increasing risk of cyber espionage and attacks on pipelines, oil storage and shipment facilities and power transmission towers using homemade explosives, according to a classified document seen by Reuters.

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U.S. imposes sanctions on Bosnian Serb nationalist leader Dodik

WASHINGTON The United States imposed sanctions on Bosnian Serb nationalist leader Milorad Dodik on Tuesday for actively obstructing efforts to implement the 1995 Dayton Accords that ended the more than three-year war in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Australia says suspended MH370 search could resume in future

SYDNEY The Australian government said on Wednesday it was not ruling out a future underwater search for a missing Malaysia Airlines passenger jet as families of those on board criticized the decision to suspend the hunt after three fruitless years.

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