Day: November 13, 2017

(Reuters) – Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm Inc on Monday rejected rival Broadcom Ltd’s $103-billion takeover bid, saying the offer undervalued the company and would face regulatory hurdles. A sign on the Qualcomm campus is seen in San Diego, California, U.S. November 6, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake Shares of Qualcomm were up 1.8 percent at $65.74 in early
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LONDON (Reuters) – Pirelli and McLaren have canceled a Formula One tire test scheduled for the Brazilian Grand Prix circuit after teams were targeted by armed robbers in Sao Paulo over the weekend. A Pirelli’s logo is pictured at its headquaters in Milan, March 26, 2015. REUTERS/Giorgio Perottino A robbery attempt on a Pirelli van
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Monday called on the party’s Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore to “step aside” because of allegations he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl decades ago. FILE PHOTO: Judge Roy Moore participates in the Mid-Alabama Republican Club’s Veterans Day Program in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, U.S.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide whether a California law requiring private facilities that counsel pregnant women against abortion to post signs telling clients how to get state-funded abortions and contraceptives violates free speech rights. An activist holds a rosary while ralling against abortion outside City Hall in Los
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ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday he would discuss a planned Moscow-backed Syrian congress with Russian President Vladimir Putin during an official visit to Russia’s Sochi. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of parliament from his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting at the Parliament in Ankara, Turkey, November 7,
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SEOUL (Reuters) – A South Korean actress is promoting cosmetics on China’s biggest online mall, in a subtle sign of easing diplomatic tension that has seen once-ubiquitous South Korean celebrities vanish from Chinese marketing campaigns. South Korean actress Jun Ji-hyun looks at a tablet as she arrives at the 50th Baeksang Arts Awards in Seoul
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(Reuters) – U.S. sports broadcaster ESPN launched its flagship SportsCenter program on messaging app Snapchat on Monday, reimagining the show that provides sports highlights and commentary into a short-form series. The Snapchat messaging application is seen on a phone screen August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White The new show deepens the relationship between ESPN parent Walt
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MANILA (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he had made significant progress on trade issues during a fruitful trip across Asia that saw governments roll out red carpets “like nobody has ever seen”. U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks before a trilateral meeting with Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm
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