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US adds 160,000 jobs as brisk hiring slows

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WASHINGTON — The United States economy added the fewest number of jobs in seven months last month, and Americans dropped out of the labour force in droves, raising doubts on...

Smallest U.S. job gains in seven months temper rate hike expectations

Smallest U.S. job gains in seven...

May 07
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WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy added the fewest number of jobs in seven months in April and Americans dropped out of the labor force in droves, signs of weakness that left...

Student accused of owing S$3.3m after bank error in Australia

Student accused of owing S$3.3m after...

May 06
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SYDNEY — A Malaysian student has been charged in a Sydney court with dishonesty offences after a bank accidentally gave her a 4.6 million Australian dollar (S$4.6 million)...

Bangladesh professor under 24-hour armed guard after threats

Bangladesh professor under 24-hour...

May 06
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NEW DELHI — After a Dhaka University professor asked a woman to remove her veil during his class, Muslim extremists called for his death, posting his personal details online...

Gallery: Colombian fisherman reunited with family after weeks adrift

Colombian fisherman reunited with...

May 06
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HONOLULU — A Colombian fisherman has been reunited with his wife and family after spending two months adrift in the Pacific Ocean, an ordeal that he says left his three...

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