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Wealthy Businessman Charged in Murder Case That Rocked Malta

VALLETTA, Malta — More than two years after a car bomb killed Malta’s best-known investigative journalist, prosecutors in the Mediterranean island nation on Saturday charged a wealthy Maltese businessman with complicity in her murder and other crimes. The arraignment of the businessman, Yorgen Fenech, a member of one of Malta’s most prominent…

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Dutch Police Arrest Suspect in Stabbing of Three Teens

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dutch police arrested a 35-year-old homeless man Saturday on suspicion of stabbing three teens on a street in The Hague that was crowded with Black Friday shoppers. The man, whose identity wasn’t released, was detained in The Hague early Saturday evening and taken to a police station for…

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Buffett’s Berkshire outbid for Tech Data: CNBC

(Reuters) – Billionaire investor Warren Buffett was thwarted in trying to spend some of the $128.2 billion of cash at his Berkshire Hathaway Inc, after a private equity firm outbid him to buy technology equipment distributor Tech Data Corp for $5.14 billion, CNBC said on Friday. Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett walks…

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That frenzied Black Friday crush? Not this year

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The frenzy associated with Black Friday shopping was missing this year as U.S. retailers offered earlier discounts and more consumers shopped online, though spot checks around the country showed traffic picked up after a sluggish morning. “It’s slow now because we had a big, big rush last night,”…

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The Best Movies and TV Shows New on Netflix Canada in December

Image Clockwise from top left, scenes from “Marriage Story,” “6 Underground,” “Glow Up” and “The Witcher”Credit…Netflix Every month, Netflix Canada adds a new batch of TV shows and movies to its library. Here are the titles we think are most interesting for December, broken down by release date. Netflix occasionally changes schedules…

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Sudan Overturns Moral Policing Law and Disbands Al-Bashir’s Party

CAIRO — Sudan’s transitional government announced on Friday that it had overturned a moral policing law that criminalized revealing clothing worn by women and drinking alcohol. It also moved to dissolve the former governing party of Omar al-Bashir — fulfilling two major demands by pro-democracy protesters. The country’s sovereign council and cabinet…

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PSA readying sale of its stake in Chinese tie-up with Changan

FILE PHOTO: The logo of PSA Peugeot Citroen is seen at the company’s plant in Poissy, near Paris, October 31, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau PARIS/BEIJING (Reuters) – Peugeot maker PSA Group (PEUP.PA) is preparing to sell its 50% stake in a joint venture with Chinese partner Chongqing Changan Automotive (000625.SZ), a spokesman for…

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