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McDonald's is changing the way it makes its burgers
The Week Magazine
CEO Steve Easterbrook said during a conference on Wednesday that while the company will make organizational changes in an attempt to stop decreasing sales, "at a more fundamental level we are recommitting to hotter, tastier food across the menu." When ...
McDonald's targets bun toasting, burger searingThe Denver Post
McDonald's to Stop Reporting Monthly Same-Store Sales DataBloomberg
McDonald's is making 2 major changes to its burgersBusiness Insider

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Asian shares drop, dollar at highest since 2002 vs yen
TOKYO An index of Asian shares fell on Thursday as the Chinese, Hong Kong and Australian markets slipped, while the dollar scaled its highest level against the yen since 2002 on expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise rates this year.
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares drop, dollar hits 13-year high vs yenReuters Africa

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BBC News

Macau's casinos gamble on new customers
BBC News
Macau's biggest casinos plan to invest $25bn (£16bn) in hotels and casinos over the next two years, despite a plunge in gambling revenues. The Chinese territory has seen a big fall in business from mainland China following a crackdown by authorities on ...

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Chicago Tribune

Exxon CEO holds line on climate change at annual meeting
Dallas Morning News
Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson again rebuffed criticism Wednesday that the company was not doing enough to cut carbon emissions, arguing that current climate models were not yet strong enough to justify a drastic shift away from fossil fuels. Instead, he ...
Exxon, Chevron opt out of European Big Oil's climate huddleThe Seattle Times

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India Morning Call-Global Markets
EQUITIES. NEW YORK - U.S. stocks ended sharply higher on Wednesday and the Nasdaq logged a record high close, led by a rebound in technology and healthcare stocks and optimism that Greece would avoid defaulting on its debt. Reports that Athens ...

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Fox News

Clumps of tar close beach from El Segundo to Redondo
Los Angeles Times
A nearly nine-mile stretch of shoreline from El Segundo to Redondo Beach was closed Wednesday when clumps of tar washed ashore, and dozens of cleanup contractors were working overnight to clear the popular beaches, authorities said. lRelated Feds ...
Experts Baffled as Unidentified Substance Washes Ashore in California Forcing
Tar-like goo closes two-mile stretch of Manhattan BeachOCRegister
Oily Globs Found Near The Strand Spur Closure Of Nearby BeachesCBS Local
Business Insider
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Jawbone sues Fitbit, alleges theft of trade secrets
Wearable health-tracking device maker Jawbone in a lawsuit accuses rival Fitbit of poaching employees who then spilled trade secrets in the emerging and lucrative tech segment. In the San Francisco-filed lawsuit, Jawbone cites "clandestine efforts of Fitbit to ...
Legal trouble in wearables business: Jawbone sues FitbitPCWorld
Fitbit sued by Jawbone for 'plundering' employees, secretsThe Australian Financial Review
Wearable fitness tracker maker Jawbone sues FitBitIndia Today

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The Guardian

Apple beats Google to be named world's most valuable brand
The Guardian
Apple's iPhone 6 has helped it regain the title of the world's most valuable brand. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters. Mark Sweney · @marksweney. Thursday 28 May 2015 02.42 EDT Last modified on Thursday 28 May 2015 02.45 EDT. Share on Facebook ...
Apple reclaims most valuable brand titleSky News Australia
BrandZ ranking: Find the world's most valuable brandThe Nation
7-Eleven Takes Its Place in Global Retail

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Banks making billions on overdraft fees
For the first time ever, banks are having to disclose how much money they make on overdraft fees. Loading… Post to Facebook. Banks making billions on overdraft fees For the first time ever, banks are having to disclose how much money they make on ...
Wells Fargo announces new business-banking managerPalmetto Business Daily

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Oil prices rise ahead of US inventories data
SINGAPORE Crude oil prices recovered on Thursday after a two-day slide, although high U.S. stocks and strong global production, along with a firm dollar, were keeping markets under pressure. The resurgent dollar had weighed on the market earlier in the ...
Oil Rangebound Ahead of Weekly US Inventory DataWall Street Journal
Oil prices higher in Asian tradeTimes of India

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Prime minister tours Europe to gain support for British EU reforms
Financial Times
David Cameron will hold talks with François Hollande, French president, in Paris on Thursday as part of a two-day tour of European capitals to sell his plan to reform Britain's relationship with the EU. Mr Hollande was quick to congratulate Mr Cameron on his ...
Britain EU referendum 'very risky', says French Foreign Minister Laurent FabiusEconomic Times
Cameron sets off on mission to win over EU leadersThe Guardian
Question that voters will be asked in EU Referendum Bill revealedThe Independent -BBC News
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Iran, North Korea forging ballistic, nuclear ties: dissidents
PARIS An exiled Iranian opposition group said on Thursday a delegation of North Korean experts in nuclear warheads and ballistic missiles visited a military site near Tehran in April amid talks between world powers and Iran over its nuclear program.
Iran, North Korea forging ballistic, nuclear ties, dissidents claimJerusalem Post Israel News
Zarif, Kerry to meet in Geneva on May 30Press TV
Chief U.S. negotiator in Iran talks to leave State Dept:
US Department of State (press release)
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Tony Blair to step down as Middle East representative
Tony Blair, a former British prime minister, is to step down as a Quartet representative in the Middle East, the organisation has announced. It comes after eight years of struggling to broker peace between the Israelis and Palestinians. Blair is expected to ...
Tony Blair stepping down as Middle East envoyAl Jazeera America
Comment: Blundering Blair signs off – only Israel will miss

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Vatican official decries Irish vote
VATICAN CITY - Last week's referendum legalizing same-sex marriage in Ireland "is not only a defeat for Christian principles, but also a bit of a defeat for humanity," according to a top Vatican official. Cardinal Pietro Parolin - the secretary of state, who is the ...
I'm gay but haven't always supported gay marriage. The Irish vote changed all thatThe Guardian
Irish gay marriage vote a 'defeat for humanity': VaticanThe Indian Express
Irish gay marriage vote “defeat for humanity”, Vatican official saysTimes of India
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ABC Online

Gaza conflict: Hamas committed human rights abuses against Palestinian ...
ABC Online
Islamist movement Hamas has been accused of serious human rights abuses for the abductions, torture and killings of at least 23 Palestinian civilians last year. An Amnesty International report said Hamas used last summer's war with Israel in the Gaza Strip to ...
Let the people of Gaza goHaaretz

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Irish Independent

EU asks member states to take 40000 Mediterranean refugees
Irish Independent
The EU has asked its member states to take in 40,000 migrants who land over the next two years in Italy and Greece, in a bid to ease the burden on struggling southern nations. Ads by Google. Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email. Go To. Comments.
EU asks member states to admit 40000 asylum seekersZee News

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Wall Street Journal

Myanmar Nationalists Rally Against International Pressure Over Migrant Crisis
Wall Street Journal
YANGON—More than three hundred people, including dozens of monks, took to the streets of Yangon Wednesday to protest growing international pressure on Myanmar to improve the way it treats the stateless Rohingya minority at the center of Southeast ...
Protesters to UN: Don't blame Myanmar for 'boat people' crisisHindustan Times
Indonesian Buddhists denounce violence against RohingyaJakarta Post
Bangladesh plans to move Rohingya refugees to island in the southThe Guardian
Bangkok Post -Myanmar Times -The Independent
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Business Recorder

Madagascar Tackles a Presidential Crisis
Madagascar's government is grappling with a new crisis on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after parliament voted for the impeachment of President Hery Rajaonarimanpianina. The President went on national television this morning, challenging the ...
Madagascar president fights for political lifeBDlive
Madagascar President slams dismissal move by parliamentJournal of Turkish Weekly

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New York Times

Armed With Google and YouTube, Analysts Gauge Russia's Presence in Ukraine
New York Times
WASHINGTON — An unusual investigation using publicly available videos, smartphone photographs and satellite images shows that Russia is continuing to defy the West by conducting protracted military operations inside Ukraine, according to an ...
Exclusive: Russia masses heavy firepower on border with Ukraine - witnessReuters India
Biden blasts Putin, says US debating sending weapons to UkraineCNN

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US hopes Chinese island-building will spur Asian response
WASHINGTON By releasing video of Beijing's island reclamation work and considering more assertive maritime actions, the United States is signaling a tougher stance over the South China Sea and trying to spur Asian partners to more action. The release ...
Carter defends US military flights over China's artificial islandsFox News
US-China war 'inevitable' unless Washington drops demands over South China

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