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Theresa May faces almost certain defeat in the Commons on Tuesday

Democrats say prosecutors have evidence of ‘impeachable offences’ by the president

Chief says firm will not spare anyone involved in sexual harassment or bullying

Internal review of pre-release ADRs found more than 5% were open to abuse

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Donald Trump is battening down the hatches as the Mueller inquiry nears its conclusion

Study finds proportion has fallen in some countries and change is ‘glacial’

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Maurice Obstfeld warns of ‘air coming out of the balloon’ around the world

University researchers team up with producer Chiquita as fungus threatens dominant variety

Soren Schroder’s removal follows pressure from Continental Grain and DE Shaw

France’s president under pressure to defuse ‘gilets jaunes’ protests

Carmaker cites ‘high likelihood of evidence being removed or destroyed’

Women of 2018

In bringing her case against a high-profile TV star, ‘Xianzi’ is battling sexism, censorship and political pressure

‘Ask yourself how many millions of women’s voices in history were never heard at all’

The campaigners behind the repeal of Ireland’s abortion law on how they won a decades-long battle

US News

Economy tacks on 155,000 jobs in November

William Barr returns to justice department post he held under George HW Bush

Business Roundtable economic outlook index is down for the third quarter in a row

Marlboro maker has been seeking ways to diversify away from tobacco

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In aid of Habitat for Humanity, we will be offering the chance to dine with some of our award-winning journalists

Dignified statesman whose legacy was defined by two tragedies in a tumultuous time

The coffee chain chief is building a robust company that can outlast any leader

Markets News

Crucial parliamentary vote, yield curve fears and US data release set the week’s agenda

Brent crude rallies after oil cartel defies Donald Trump’s call to keep prices low

Analysis Currencies

Asset managers have struggled to generate returns throughout the year

Technology

Your FT guide to this week’s big events

Dennis Uy unfazed by Beijing links as he hopes to offer alternative to PLDT and Globe

Deep Mind excels, Microsoft asks for regulation, C Seed speakers

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