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World4 hours ago (Apr 09, 2020 02:25PM ET) (C) Reuters. By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) - Hamas arrested a Palestinian in Gaza on Thursday, saying that he had taken part in a video conference with Israelis and describing his act as "treason." The Gaza interior ministry identified the man as Rami Aman and said that some of his associates, whose ...

World5 hours ago (Apr 09, 2020 02:20PM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Italian opera singer Andrea Bocelli attends a news conference about his work with UNESCO programme "Voices of the World" in Paris By Hanna Rantala MILAN (Reuters) - Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli will sing to a Milan cathedral bare of worshippers on Easter Sunday, hoping to bring together people ...

World5 hours ago (Apr 09, 2020 02:10PM ET) (C) Reuters. Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro looks on while meeting supporters as he leaves Alvorada Palace, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Brasilia By Gabriela Mello and Rodrigo Viga Gaier SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Lockdowns in Brazil's largest cities to slow the coronavirus outbreak are beginning to slip, according ...

Economy17 hours ago (Apr 09, 2020 02:06PM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in London By David Milliken LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England has agreed to temporarily lend the government money if needed to help finance its massive COVID-19 spending plans, reviving a measure used during the 2008 financial crisis. Sensitive to ...

(C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue is pictured in Washington By Howard Schneider WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve on Thursday announced a broad, $2.3 trillion effort to bolster local governments and small and mid-sized businesses, the latest in an expanding suite of programs meant to keep the U.S. economy intact as the ...

World5 hours ago (Apr 09, 2020 01:40PM ET) 2/2 (C) Reuters. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Lisbon 2/2 By Catarina Demony LISBON (Reuters) - Portugal's Prime Minister Antonio Costa said it was too soon to lift a lockdown to slow the novel coronavirus, even though the number of cases in the country is more than 10 times ...

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Stock Markets3 hours ago (Apr 09, 2020 03:30PM ET) (C) Reuters. A man crosses a nearly deserted Nassau street in front of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in the financial district of lower Manhattan in New York By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street rose for the third time in four days on Thursday as the U.S. ...

World7 hours ago (Apr 09, 2020 12:15PM ET) MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - An armed group stormed a gold mine in northern Mexico and stole bars of gold and silver alloy before fleeing in a light aircraft, mine operator Minas de Oro Nacional said. Minas de Oro Nacional, a subsidiary of Canadian firm Alamos Gold Inc., said in a statement late ...

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