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Yves Carcelle, the man credited with turning Louis Vuitton into a luxury brand, died Sunday at age 66 - @IndiaToday

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Staff at the BBC vote to go on strike in fight over job losses, says the National Union of Journalists - @Independent_ie

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Ukraine restores power supply to Crimea, Russian Energy Ministry says - Interfax

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Russia's President Putin says he hopes common sense will prevail in West over sanctions - @Reuters

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

More: Australia's trade sanctions against Russia will be bolstered to cover arms, banking and oil and gas industries. - @AusNewsNetwork

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Australian government increases sanctions against Russia - @abcnews

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China's manufacturing growth decelerates in August due to weaker global demand, slowdown in domestic investment - @AP

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British Columbia, CA

British Columbia teachers strike continues as both sides are too far apart, mediator says - @CBCNews

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Apple Sept. 9, 2014 event

Report: Apple executives have discussed charging $400 for new wearable device; sources say consumers should expect range of prices - @Recode

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Sinkhole at National Corvette Museum

National Corvette Museum board votes to fill in sinkhole that opened up in February and has since been an attraction - @AP

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The Co-operative Group

Members of troubled Co-operative Group vote in favor of reforming how the business is run - @BBCBreaking

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Alibaba files for IPO

Alibaba to launch IPO the week of Sept. 8; stock could begin trading Sept. 18-19 - @WSJ



Bitcoin entrepreneur tied to Silk Road transactions to plead guilty to unlicensed money transmission, lawyer says - @ReutersBiz

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#BREAKING Closing arguments are over Judge Spencer thanks jury for staying late to get through it before Labor Day weekend. #McDonnells - @NBC12LiveTweets


Christine Legarde

International Monetary Fund say it continues to express confidence in Christine Legarde's ability to carry out her duties in wake of police probe - @Reuters

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United States

US stocks close out the best August in 14 years for S&P 500 - @CNBC

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Sources: A&E Networks has agreed to pay $250 million for a 10% share of Vice Media - @THR

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AT&T sues Cox Communications for alleged patent infringement - @Reuters

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Kraft issues voluntary recall of some American Singles cheese product - @ReutersUS

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Oracle Corporation

Oracle loses bid to restore $1.3 billion SAP verdict, could get new trial - @Reuters

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