Democrats have the edge in enthusiasm ahead of November elections that will determine whether Republicans maintain control over Congress, a Reuters/Ipsos poll found.
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Iran puts on 'show of strength' military exercise in Gulf
The Iranian Revolutionary Guards and army carried out a joint aerial military drill in the Gulf on Friday in what official media said indicated the "pounding reply" that awaited the country's enemies.
Receding trade fears help stocks hit six-month high
World shares hit their highest levels in more than six months on Friday as investors took the view that the latest exchange of tariffs between the United States and China may be less damaging than initially feared.
Farfetch tops price range in IPO in boon to luxury market
Farfetch priced its shares above its targeted range on Friday in a New York flotation that values the online luxury retailer at over $5.8 billion and underscores how big a bet web sales have become for high-end brands.
Vietnam's president dies after viral illness
Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang, a former chief of internal security who became one of the most high-profile leaders in the communist-ruled country, died on Friday after an illness, state media said.
May's Brexit plan goes pop after 'humiliation' by EU, British media says
Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit proposals were declared dead by the British media on Friday after what they cast as a humiliation at the hands of European Union leaders during a summit in Austria.
Death toll reaches 100 in Tanzania ferry disaster, hundreds feared missing
More than 100 bodies have been retrieved after a ferry sank on Lake Victoria, Tanzanian state radio reported on Friday, and hundreds more were still feared missing as rescuers searched for survivors from daybreak on the morning after the disaster.
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