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FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, file photo, the American flag flies above the Wall Street entrance to the New York Stock Exchange. Global stocks mostly rose Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, after Wall Street hit new highs and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index closed above the 30,000 level for the first time in over 10 years. Trading was slowing, however, ahead of the two-day U.S. break for the Thanksgiving holiday. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
Energy companies rise with oil prices; other stocks snoozeEnergy companies are rising on reports OPEC might extend its oil production cuts, but other US stocks are little changed ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday
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French President Emmanuel Macron, left, attends a meeting with French far-right Front National Party President Marine Le Pen, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, France, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. (AP Photo /Francois Mori, pool)
French far-right leader says party's bank shut its accountsMarine Le Pen, head of France's far-right National Front, says that the party's long-time bank, Societe Generale, has closed its accounts in what she says amounts to a "banking fatwa" to suffocate it
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, file photo, Afghan internally displaced children stand in a muddy yard at a poor neighborhood in Kabul, Afghanistan. A United Nations report says the world’s least developed countries need access to electricity if they are to break out of poverty. It says 60 percent of people in the world’s poorest countries have no access to electricity _ some 577 million people in total. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini, File)
UN Report: Access to energy crucial for escaping povertyA United Nations report says the world's least developed countries need access to electricity if they are to break out of poverty
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Facebook apologizes to Mafia boss family after posts removedFacebook is apologizing to the family of Italy's Mafia "boss of bosses" for having removed messages of condolences that flowed in after his death last week
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This image released by CBS shows, from left, Norah O'Donnell, Charlie Rose and Gayle King on the set of "CBS This Morning." Rose's co-hosts on "CBS This Morning" sharply condemned their suspended colleague Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, after the airing of sexual misconduct allegations that included groping female staffers and walking around naked in front of them, saying that it's a time of reckoning in society. (CBS via AP)
New allegations against Rose emerge from women at CBS NewsDetails emerge about further sexual misconduct allegations against Charlie Rose, this time by three women at CBS News
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Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond walks to his waiting car after he posed for the media with his traditional red dispatch box, outside his official residence 11 Downing Street, before delivering his annual budget speech to Parliament, in London, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. As Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Phillip Hammond reveals his budget to the nation, he is under pressure to ease austerity in spending plans but also needs to preserve the country's finances as Britain braces for the shock of leaving the European Union. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
UK budget sees economy wilting under Brexit pressureBritain's Treasury chief has outlined cautious spending plans to a nation bracing for the shock of Britain's departure from the European Union amid a steady worsening of economic forecasts.
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