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Worst weekly performance by equities since election as Trump agenda faces questions

New safety system threatens lenders with punishment if credit grows too fast

Detection models are showing weak spots against peripheral figures

German bank’s accidental transfer was the result of an IT glitch

Instant Insight Edward Luce

Investigators want to know what led Masood to join the ranks of homegrown jihadis

Over carpaccio and veal, the politician tells Lionel Barber history will be harsh on the PM who took Britain out of the EU

Union heartlands threatened by competition for fans, players and TV rights

Go-ahead on $8bn Keystone project sets stage for battle with campaigners

Approval for immunotherapy treatment a rare win for R&D pipeline

Kremlin had more recently praised centre-right’s François Fillon

Local Syrian leaders argue attacks likely to increase sympathy for militants

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Jobs creation pledge originally announced before president took office

Country’s once-largest retailer warns over its future, reflecting wider problems across the sector

Showdown on Capitol Hill could lead to massive overhaul in Senate rules

Aides may have been incidentally monitored during electronic surveillance of foreigners



The museum’s second show celebrates the boundary-challenging experiments of the 1980s-90s

The UK bank faces the conclusion of a criminal probe over rescue deals made following the crash

The film director talks about love at first sight for her mews house, and challenging Churchill’s version of history

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Worst weekly performance by equities since election as Trump agenda faces questions

Market volatility rises as Republican healthcare divisions put Trump presidency to test

The Long View John Authers

Slide in inflation expectations signals investors need a further lift from economic data

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The best case for an accelerated IPO is to pay, retain and recruit shaken employees

S Korean group unlikely to alter governance while de facto leader JY Lee faces charges

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