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U.S. Treasury Secretary Yellen warns Congress on debt limit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen urged lawmakers on Friday to increase or suspend the nation's debt limit as soon as possible and warned that if Congress does not act by Aug. 2 the Treasury Department would need to take "extraordinary measures" to prevent a U.S. default.

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China bars for-profit tutoring in core school subjects -document

SHANGHAI (Reuters) -China is barring tutoring for profit in core school subjects to ease financial pressures on families that have contributed to low birth rates, news that sent shockwaves through its vast private education sector and share prices plunging.

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Robinhood takes E*Trade lessons almost to heart

(The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. Corrects eight paragraph to distinguish between Ken Griffin’s hedge fund Citadel and its affiliated market maker Citadel Securities.)

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