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U.S. Stocks Drop As Oil Shares Hit

US stocks retreated early Monday as oil prices fell to start a week with a Federal Reserve policy meeting and earnings from Apple, Boeing and other giants on the schedule.   Read More

British MP’s To Debate Whether To Ban Donald Trump

Donald_Trump_by_Gage_Skidmore_2-1 British MPs on Monday debated whether to ban US presidential hopeful Donald Trump from entering the country for "hate speech" after his controversial comments targeting Muslims, Mexicans and others. The debate is the direct result of an online petition which has garnered more than 574,000 signatures but the government, which has the ultimate say, has already said it will not go ahead with any ban. Read More

World Oil Prices Tumble Below $27.67/Barrel, New 12-Year Low

World oil prices tumbled to new 12-year depths Monday after the West lifted sanctions on Iran, paving the way for higher crude exports from the Islamic Republic. Brent crude tumbled below $28 a barrel in Asia trading hours to reach a fresh 2003 low point on fears about a worsening global supply glut.     Read More

France Marks One-Year Anniversary of Attack on Charlie Hebdo

download  French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday honoured the victims of the jihadist rampage a year ago in Paris that began with an assault on satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, but the widow of a slain police bodyguard said she was taking legal action over alleged security failings. Read More