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U.S. appeals court revives Schwab Libor-rigging claims against banks

NEW YORK Charles Schwab Corp and several of its mutual funds persuaded a U.S. appeals court on Friday to revive their lawsuit seeking to hold 17 banks responsible for manipulation of the benchmark Libor interest rate.

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Google raises price of YouTube TV, adds sports, Turner

Alphabet Inc's Google is raising the price of its YouTube TV online service for new customers as it adds channels from Time Warner Inc's Turner, National Basketball League and Major League Baseball, the company said Wednesday.

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U.S. banks set for M&A wave as Trump cuts red tape

WASHINGTON An easing of financial rules will soon unleash pent-up mergers and acquisitions among mid-sized U.S. banks, according to deal bankers, analysts and bank executives.

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Judge rejects Shkreli's request to have conviction voided: Bloomberg

Biotech founder Martin Shkreli's request to have his securities fraud convictions thrown out was rejected by a judge who is set to sentence him on March 9, Bloomberg reported on Friday.

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U.S. expected to open embassy in Jerusalem in May, official says

WASHINGTON The United States is expected to open its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem in May, a U.S. official told Reuters on Friday, a move from Tel Aviv that reverses decades of U.S. policy.

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Staff return to Florida high school for first time since massacre

PARKLAND, Fla. Staff members returned for the first time on Friday to the Florida high school where 17 students and faculty were gunned down last week in one of the deadliest school attacks in U.S. history, inflaming the national debate about gun rights.

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Enterprise to end discounts for NRA members on three of its brands

U.S. car rental company Enterprise Holdings Inc said it would end discount programs for three of its brands with members of the National Rifle Association (NRA), following a shooting that killed 17 at a Florida high school.


U.S. imposes largest package of sanctions against North Korea

SEOUL/WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States would impose the "largest-ever" package of sanctions on North Korea, intensifying pressure on the reclusive country to give up its nuclear and missile programs.