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Criticism mounts of US president over 2016 Russian hacking as he labels EU a ‘foe’

While the central bank hails strength of US economy, traders are not so sure

Prime minister reveals Trump urged her to ‘sue the EU’ and scrap negotiations

Move to build common cause with Europe against Trump trade tariffs

Favours called in to prevent stadiums turning into white elephants

The Austrian banker held on to his job through a series of crises

Military officials hold talks in demilitarised zone over return of soldiers’ remains

Chief notes ‘tough’ global trade challenges but reaffirms UK investments

New central bank rules ban online financial giants from investing customer funds

Tesla founder risks serious backlash with unsubstantiated insults

Sportswear brand plans to stop using virgin polyester for all shoes and clothing

Life & Arts

The San Diego hotel’s guests have included Marilyn Monroe in ‘Some Like It Hot’ — yet it remains delightfully chilled out

Ingeniously conceived, the artist’s latest tour is the fruit of thinking about live performance since his Talking Heads days

The Trump Toronto reveals links between shadowy post-Soviet wealth and a future president

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GOP worries about the impact of US trade wars in hard-fought congressional districts

Student protesters trapped under fire from security forces

Central bank gives upbeat assessment of US economy in report to Congress

Site has become a ‘pay-to-play platform’ for merchants, analysts say

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This year’s concert series began with Vaughan Williams, Holst and a spectacular premiere from Anna Meredith

A timely account of how Beijing is expanding its influence makes for sober reading

Our columnist rounds up expert advice for training in a heatwave

Markets News

Attention will focus on Federal Reserve chair Jay Powell when he testifies this week

While the central bank hails strength of US economy, traders are not so sure

Sterling recoups early Trump-fuelled slide against the dollar

Technology

Tesla founder risks serious backlash with unsubstantiated insults

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Swedish start-up is changing from an entrepreneurial company to an industrial one

Crowdfunding campaign for Openbook platform to launch this week

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