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Barroso’s Goldman job runs into petition protest

More than 76,000 sign demand for action from EU

Clinton aide dumps husband Anthony Weiner

Abedin’s decision follows indiscretions by ex-congressman

Wall Street starts week on positive note

Investors contemplate US rate rise before end of year

World Bank falls short in savings target

Bank is having to adjust its contentious restructuring programme

US calls on Syria allies to end infighting

Clashes between Turkey-backed rebels and Kurdish-led forces

Warsaw charm offensive for London bankers

Latest Europeans to target City business after Brexit

Mexico locks in oil export prices at $42

Government hedge for 2017 part of move to protect public finances

Obama’s healthcare problems turn critical

Malfunctioning insurance exchanges are undermining president’s signature reforms

Mylan plans cut-price version of EpiPen

Generic alternative will cost $300 for a pack of 2

Angry impeachment scenes rattle Brazil

Explosive Rousseff trial raises questions about political system

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US banks in activists’ sights

Activists circle as many US banks fail to make a double-digit return on equity

Fitbit steps up digital health ambitions

New trackers mark first foray into ‘mindfulness’ trend

Japan puts its seniors to work

Companies are employing and re-employing retirees into their 80s and 90s

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