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STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The speaker of Sweden's parliament on Thursday asked Social Democrat leader Stefan Lofven to try and form a government after an election won by the center-left which left an anti-immigrant party holding the balance of power. ...more

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SINGAPORE (AP) — As the Formula One season exits Europe and heads to Asia for this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix, teams and drivers are preparing for a new challenge, with the sport now banning a large amount of radio messages during races.The ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The leader of Gatorade maker PepsiCo is urging the National Football League to "seize the moment" and put domestic violence and child abuse policies in place immediately once it conducts its review.PepsiCo Inc. Chairman and CEO I ...more

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — World stocks mostly rose Thursday as Scotland votes in an independence referendum that could shake the U.K. economy and markets. Sentiment was underpinned by the Federal Reserve's signal it is not rushing to raise interest rat ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The leaders of India, Bangladesh, Norway and the United Nations are set to appear at the Global Citizen Festival headlined by Jay Z on Sept. 27 in New York's Central Park.India's Narendra Modi, Bangladesh's Sheikh Hasina, Norway' ...more

Reuters News - 16 mins ago

By Megan Rowling BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Sweden plans to announce at the U.N. climate summit next week funding of around $14 million for a new body that will provide grants and expertise to help indigenous peoples and forest ...more

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HELSINKI (AP) — The environmentalist Green Party says it's dropping out of Finland's coalition government, which has endorsed the construction of a new nuclear power plant.Green Party leader and Environment Minister Ville Niinisto told reporters ...more

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank has launched a new stimulus program aimed at getting banks to lend more — but low initial demand for its super-cheap loans shows the difficulty the ECB faces in trying to revive a stalling economy.</p ...more

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LONDON (AP) — A British nurse who survived Ebola has traveled to the United States to donate blood to an American still battling the disease, an experimental measure some scientists think can help patients fight off the virus.British nurse Willi ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Republican Rep. Cory Gardner is leading Democratic Sen Mark Udall in Colorado, according to a new independent poll released Thursday.The 48-40 Gardner lead among likely voters in The Quinnipiac University Poll contrasts with two ot ...more