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Brumadinho dam collapse: Eight arrests at Brazil’s Vale

Employees at mining giant Vale are arrested amid a criminal probe into the dam break that killed 166.

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Investors may have already missed out on the bulk of the market’s gains this year

Those expecting the stock market to build on the robust start it’s seen in 2019 don’t have history on their side.

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Trump: Obama told me that he was ‘close to starting a big war with North Korea’

“I don’t want to speak for him, but I believe he would’ve gone to war with North Korea. I think he was ready to go to war. In fact he told me he was so close to starting a big war with North Korea,” Trump said of Obama.

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Trump declares national emergency to build border wall, setting up massive legal fight

Trump’s national emergency declaration, criticized by Democrats and Republicans when he threatened it, could bring swift legal and legislative challenges.

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Private probation firms in Wales and south west in administration

Unions say they had warned about the “disastrous privatisation programme” four years ago.

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Oil’s surge this week has crude poised for a breakout. Here are the next levels to watch

Analysts say oil prices are approaching breakout levels, and the final day of trading this week may tell whether crude can keep rallying.

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Vogue Brazil exec quits over ‘slave party’ criticism

Fashion Director Donata Meirelles has been criticised for party photos said to “evoke slavery.”

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RBS warns of Brexit harm as profits double

Profits jump at the bank, but it warns the economy faces a heightened level of Brexit uncertainty.

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UK teens expect to earn $90K by the time they’re 30 — well above the national average salary

The average salary for workers aged 30, currently comes in at £23,700 ($30,400) according to ONS.

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US-China trade talks break up without deal

The US says “very difficult issues” remain unresolved with talks due to resume in the US next week.