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  1. U.S. stocks edge up as rise in oil drives energy sharesThu, 05 May 2016 13:03:48 -0400
    (Reuters) - Wall Street trimmed early gains but remained higher in afternoon trading on Thursday as a rise in oil prices boosted energy shares, and investors awaited U.S. jobs data on Friday. More...
  2. U.S. jobless claims rise; planned layoffs surgeThu, 05 May 2016 09:06:01 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, posting the biggest gain in more than a year, but the underlying trend continued to point to a strengthening labor market. More...
  3. Alibaba's revenue soars, but new ventures hit profitThu, 05 May 2016 13:34:45 -0400
    (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, China's biggest e-commerce company, said fourth-quarter sales rose 39 percent after its core online shopping business grew, but profit fell for the first time as it spent on ventures like food delivery. More...
  4. Oil jumps as Canada fire, Libya violence unleash supply fearsThu, 05 May 2016 13:12:33 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices jumped about 2 percent on Thursday, resuming their rally from last week, as a raging wildfire cut production from Canada's oil sands region and escalating Libyan violence raised more worries about immediate oil supplies than a longer-term glut. More...
  5. FCC backs Charter purchase of Time Warner Cable, Bright House: sourcesThu, 05 May 2016 13:09:52 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A majority of the five-member U.S. Federal Communications Commission has voted to approve Charter Communications Inc's acquisitions of Time Warner Cable Inc and Bright House Networks, two sources briefed on the matter said on Thursday. More...
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  1. Trump fleshes out economic ideas after rivals exit White House raceThu, 05 May 2016 13:57:44 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Settling in as the Republican Party's likely presidential nominee, Donald Trump began fleshing out more economic policy ideas on Thursday, saying he would scrap a slew of federal regulations and refinance longer term U.S. debt if he won the White House in November. More...
  2. Air strikes on Syrian camp kill 28, monitor says Thu, 05 May 2016 13:50:17 -0400
    AMMAN (Reuters) - Air strikes on a camp housing Syrians uprooted by war killed 28 people near the Turkish border on Thursday, a monitoring group said, and fighting raged in parts of northern Syria despite a temporary deal to cease hostilities in the city of Aleppo. More...
  3. U.S. regulators ban e-cigarette, cigar sales to minorsThu, 05 May 2016 13:47:31 -0400
    NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators on Thursday took their first steps to crack down on e-cigarettes and cigars, increasingly popular among American youth, and banned sales to anyone under age 18 in hopes of preventing a new generation from becoming hooked on nicotine. More...
  4. 'No boots on the ground' has its limits as U.S. Navy SEAL is killed in IraqThu, 05 May 2016 12:33:23 -0400
    TEL ASQOF, Iraq (Reuters) - A pickup truck races toward a burning village in northern Iraq, slamming to a halt behind an armored convoy that forms the only barrier between U.S. forces and Islamic State. More...
  5. Prince had painkiller Percocet in his system: reportsThu, 05 May 2016 13:24:55 -0400
    (Reuters) - Music superstar Prince's autopsy found the painkiller Percocet in his system, the Minneapolis Star Tribune and KSTP-TV reported on Thursday, citing sources close to the investigation. More...
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