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Theresa May makes pitch to the public amid threat of a leadership challenge


Social media group defends handling of Russian election interference

Bank focuses on tech dealmaking ahead of expectations of bumper year for IPOs

Senators, billionaires and governors among those weighing White House runs

Buyout deals are being financed with debt levels not seen since the last crisis

From writing the manifesto to his fraught time in government, the MP relives the key moments in the saga — and offers a way forward


The former First Lady’s book Becoming delivers private revelations — and a message of hope

San Francisco advises people to stay indoors with air quality worse than New Delhi

Chipmaker blames weak revenue forecast on lower demand from cryptocurrency miners

Merz wins cheers with pledge to weaken far-right AfD as leadership debates kick off

Districts that flipped in the US midterms have more college degrees than average

Beijing takes lead as nations jockey for position ahead of UN summit in Poland

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Store chain’s earnings and US retail sales figures suggest rebound in consumer spending

Bid value raised to $120 per share, including extra cash to win over shareholders



Investment drops as momentum fades

The Whitney’s retrospective cuts through the superstar baggage to focus on an artist with a refined eye and pure creative gift

John Carreyrou, winner of the FT/McKinsey Business Book Award, talks about Bad Blood

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Volatility in stocks has hit the ambitions of public companies but helped private equity firms

Bank focuses on tech dealmaking ahead of expectations of bumper year for IPOs

The US is racing to devise the next generation of weapons. Will China beat them to it?

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