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Santos to buy ConocoPhillips northern Australia business for $1.39 billion

(Reuters) - Australian oil and gas producer Santos Ltd (STO.AX) on Monday said it would acquire the northern Australia business of ConocoPhillips (COP.N),...

Emirates says airline can still fly to Mexico, despite court ruling

DUBAI/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Emirates still has the right to offer flights to Mexico City, the Dubai state-owned carrier said on Sunday, after...

'Broken system' starves U.S. oil boom of immigrant workers

HOBBS, N.M. (Reuters) - New Mexico oil man Johnny Vega laid out his predicament as his crew hoisted pipes from a well during...

What to watch in third quarter earnings from U.S. companies

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. companies are preparing to report third-quarter results following a rocky few months in which they grappled with a...

UAW boosts strike pay as GM walkout continues

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United Auto Workers union said Saturday it will boost strike pay for 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co...

Lyft follows Uber in suing NYC over cruising time caps

(Reuters) - Lyft Inc (LYFT.O), following its rival Uber’s (UBER.N) move, has sued New York City seeking to nullify a new rule limiting...

Boeing board strips CEO of chairman title amid 737 MAX crisis

(Reuters) - Boeing Co’s (BA.N) board has stripped chief executive Dennis Muilenburg of his chairmanship title, in an unexpected strategy shift announced by...

China's Xinhua focuses more on progress, less on a pending U.S. trade deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. officials on Friday promised a “Phase 1” deal with China on a host of conflicts from intellectual property to...

Global risk 'confluence,' as tariffs, Brexit, weaker forecasts collide

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Higher tariffs. Slower growth. The countdown to Brexit. Halloween is still two weeks off but a witching hour for...

One man dies as wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire forces 100,000 to flee

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing...

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