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Australian business tax breaks at risk over bank inquiry

Proposed tax cuts for Australian businesses are at risk following explosive evidence uncovered in an inquiry into the financial services sector, including revelations that financial advisers knowingly charged dead clients for up to a decade.

CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises, led by financials and Rogers Communications

Canada's main stock index rose on Friday as higher bond yields boosted financials, while shares of Rogers Communications jumped after the telecommunications company reported profits that beat estimates. * The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index closed up 29.9 points, or 0.19 percent, at 15,484.32. * For the week, the index rose 1.4 percent. * Financials, which account for more than one-third of the weight of the


Democrats sue Russia, Trump campaign for alleged 2016 election conspiracy

WASHINGTON The Democratic Party sued the Russian government, U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign and WikiLeaks on Friday, charging that they carried out a wide-ranging conspiracy to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election. | Video