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US shares hold ground after heavy losses in Asia and Europe fall as Beijing signals it is prepared to retaliate

New national security adviser is named after China tariff policy sends stocks tumbling

As many as 10 nations considering co-ordinated expulsion of Russian diplomats 

President raises risk of government shutdown only hours after Congressional compromise


Cloud storage and syncing company set to be valued at $9.2bn

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As the US president is learning, more ponderous forces may reassert themselves

Xi’s economic adviser steps into the spotlight as the US ramps up trade war talk


Incident is treated as a terrorist attack as assailant claims Isis links


Pharma group’s decision not to bid for consumer healthcare unit puts sale in doubt

Guidelines for negotiating future relationship adopted in matter of minutes

Top staff to receive 5.5% increase despite $1bn loss

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Company split between data scientists and those accusing CEO of being too bullish

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Ex-Trump strategist linked to Cambridge Analytica plays down involvement in political targeting

Secretary of state fired via Twitter by the US president talks of ‘mean-spirited town’

Bank thinks ambitions for Quorum arm more readily achieved as standalone

John Dowd quits as president turns to personal attacks against special counsel


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Former WH strategist talks trade tariffs

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US shares hold ground after heavy losses in Asia and Europe fall as Beijing signals it is prepared to retaliate


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