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  1. Wall Street ends down; Twitter rallies after-hours Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:36:25 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks fell on Tuesday, dropping in a broad selloff as a weak outlook from courier company UPS weighed on sentiment and pressured transportation stocks. More...
  2. U.S. seen maintaining solid pace of jobs growth in JulyTue, 29 Jul 2014 17:08:36 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S employment growth likely retained enough momentum in July to help buoy the economy for the rest of the year. More...
  3. Twitter assuages growth concerns for now as shares soar 35 percentTue, 29 Jul 2014 18:46:01 -0400
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc halted a slowdown in user-growth in the second quarter with the help of product tweaks and services built around the summer's World Cup, assuaging concerns for now that the online messaging service had peaked. More...
  4. Icahn cuts stake in Family DollarTue, 29 Jul 2014 18:20:14 -0400
    (Reuters) - Activist investor Carl Icahn cut his stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc , a day after the company agreed to be bought by rival discount chain Dollar Tree Inc for $8.5 billion. More...
  5. Argentina's euro bondholders ask U.S. judge to suspend debt ruling Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:36:55 -0400
    NEW YORK/BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Holders of Argentina's euro-denominated exchange bonds urged a U.S. judge on Tuesday to suspend a debt ruling in favor of holdout investors suing the country that risks toppling Latin America's No. 3 economy into default. More...
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  1. Israel intensifies Gaza assault, Egyptians revise truce planTue, 29 Jul 2014 18:43:27 -0400
    GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant and pounded dozens of other high-profile targets on Tuesday, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal for halting its war with Islamist guerrillas in the enclave. Israel's Channel Two TV said progress was being made on such a deal in Cairo, where a Palestinian delegation is expected later on Tuesday, although the station retracted an earlier report that a truce had already been provisionally agreed. More...
  2. EU and U.S. announce new sanctions on Russia over UkraineTue, 29 Jul 2014 17:21:57 -0400
    BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The European Union and the United States on Tuesday announced further sanctions against Russia, targeting its energy, banking and defense sectors in the strongest international action yet over Moscow's support for rebels in eastern Ukraine. More...
  3. Twitter assuages growth concerns for now as shares soar 35 percentTue, 29 Jul 2014 18:46:01 -0400
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc halted a slowdown in user-growth in the second quarter with the help of product tweaks and services built around the summer's World Cup, assuaging concerns for now that the online messaging service had peaked. More...
  4. Libyan militants overrun Benghazi special forces base as chaos deepensTue, 29 Jul 2014 13:51:37 -0400
    BENGHAZI Libya (Reuters) - Militant fighters overran a Libyan special forces base in the eastern city of Benghazi on Tuesday after a battle involving rockets and warplanes that killed at least 30 people. More...
  5. U.S. judge says cannot seize Kurdish crude for nowTue, 29 Jul 2014 18:36:54 -0400
    HOUSTON (Reuters) - A high-stakes dispute over a tanker carrying $100 million in Iraqi Kurdish crude took a surprising turn on Tuesday when a U.S. judge said she lacked jurisdiction given the ship's distance from the Texas shore and urged that the case be settled in Iraq. More...
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