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Kremlin, after Mueller report, says it’s open to better U.S. ties

Russia is ready to improve ties with the United States but it is up to Washington to make the first move, the Kremlin said on Monday after the conclusion of a U.S. investigation into alleged collusion between Donald Trump and Moscow in the 2016 election.

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Qatar Airways backs Boeing despite MAX crash crisis

Qatar Airways threw its support behind Boeing on Monday as the U.S. planemaker faces its biggest crisis in years after deadly crashes of its flagship 737 MAX jet.

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Nike fined $14 million for blocking cross-border sales of soccer merchandise

EU antitrust regulators fined U.S. sportswear maker Nike 12.5 million euros ($14.14 million) on Monday for restricting cross-border sales of merchandising products of five European football clubs and the a football federation.

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Nike fines $14 million for blocking cross-border sales of soccer merchandise

EU antitrust regulators fined U.S. sportswear maker Nike 12.5 million euros ($14.14 million) on Monday for restricting cross-border sales of merchandising products of five European football clubs and the a football federation.

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Flattened yield curve reason to be nervous, but US economy solid – Fed’s Evans

Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans said on Monday it was understandable for markets to be nervous when the yield curve flattened, though he was still confident about the U.S. economic growth outlook.

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Flattened yield curve reason to be nervous, but U.S. economy solid: Fed’s Evans

Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans said on Monday it was understandable for markets to be nervous when the yield curve flattened, though he was still confident about the U.S. economic growth outlook.

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Kremlin says ready to improve ties with U.S. after Mueller report

The Kremlin said on Monday that it was ready to improve ties with the United States but that it was up to Washington to make the first move, after the conclusion of a U.S. investigation into collusion between Donald Trump and Russia in the 2016 election.

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Positive German data tempers equity selloff, lifts bond yields

World stocks hit a 12-day trough on Monday as fears for economic growth sent investors dashing for safe-haven assets, but the selloff lost some momentum after better-than-expected data from Germany.

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No-deal Brexit increasingly likely: EU officials

The European Union believes that a no-deal Brexit is “increasingly likely”, EU officials said on Monday after the bloc gave Britain two more weeks to solve its political stalemate, but is doubtful that would work.

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Qatar Airways delays April Boeing MAX delivery until cause of Ethiopian crash known: CEO

Qatar Airways has delayed the April delivery of a Boeing 737 MAX until the cause of the Ethiopian Airlines crash involving the same type of plane is known, its chief executive said on Monday.

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Qatar Airways CEO has confidence in Boeing airplanes after MAX crash

Qatar Airways’ chief executive said on Monday the Middle East carrier has confidence in Boeing airplanes following two crashes involving the U.S. planemaker’s 737 MAX.

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Ethiopian Airlines commits to Boeing ties despite flight 302 crash questions

Ethiopian Airlines said on Monday it would keep close ties with U.S. planemaker Boeing even though questions remained about its 737 MAX 8 model, after a crash shortly after take off this month killed 157 people.

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Former USC, Georgetown coaches to face charges in U.S. college admission scandal

Former coaches from the University of Southern California and Georgetown University are among a dozen people due in court on Monday to face charges that they participated in the largest college admissions fraud scheme uncovered in U.S. history.

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Thailand’s Thaksin-linked party leads pro-junta party, but many seats undecided

Thailand’s opposition Pheu Thai party won 138 seats in the House of Representatives and a pro-army party 96 seats, but the winners of 150 of the lower house seats are still unclear, according to the Election Commission after the country’s first vote since a 2014 coup.

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Netanyahu cuts short U.S. visit as Gaza tensions spike

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu cut short a visit to the United States on Monday and the military said it dispatched reinforcements to the Gaza border after a rocket attack near Tel Aviv wounded seven people.

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Russian lawmaker says Mueller findings unlikely to change U.S. ties: RIA

A senior Russian lawmaker said on Monday it was unlikely there would be a sudden change in relations with Washington after the conclusion of a U.S. investigation into collusion between Donald Trump and Russia in the 2016 presidential election, RIA news agency reported.

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Thailand’s election results to emerge slowly, could take weeks

Thai election officials said they would announce the winners of 350 parliamentary seats on Monday and more details of those contests would come on Friday, but a clear picture of the lower house’s 500 seats could take weeks to emerge.

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Boeing sets briefing on 737 MAX as Ethiopian carrier expresses confidence in planemaker

Boeing Co will brief more than 200 global airline pilots, technical leaders and regulators this week on software and training updates for its 737 MAX aircraft, as Ethiopian Airlines expressed confidence in the planemaker despite a recent crash.

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May should not resign over Brexit: pensions minister

British Prime Minister Theresa May should not resign in the face of intensified criticism from her own Conservative Party over her handling of Brexit, work and pensions minister Amber Rudd said on Monday.

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‘Time’s up, Theresa’? PM urged to set her own exit date to get Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May was under pressure on Monday to give a date for leaving office as the price to bring Brexit-supporting rebel lawmakers in her party behind her twice-defeated European Union divorce treaty.

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Charges of cheating amid confusion over Thailand’s election result

Two major political parties raised doubts on Monday about the accuracy of Thailand’s election results after a party linked to the military took a surprise lead in the popular vote count that suggested the country’s junta chief could remain in power.

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Ethiopian Airlines CEO promises to find out why flight 302 crashed

Ethiopian Airlines will work with investigators in Ethiopia, the United States and elsewhere “to figure out what went wrong with flight 302”, the airline’s CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said on Monday.

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Thailand’s pro-army party says aims to form government after election

Thailand’s pro-army Palang Pracharat party said on Monday it aims to form a government after winning the most votes in the country’s first election since a 2014 coup.

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UK might not leave EU at all if May’s deal fails: Fox

British trade minister Liam Fox said on Monday that Britain might not leave the European Union if Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal is not approved by parliament, triggering a democratic and constitutional crisis.

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Ethiopian Airlines has no immediate plans to attend Boeing’s U.S. meeting

Ethiopian Airlines won’t attend a meeting in the United States called by planemaker Boeing to tell aviation leaders about a planned update to software that is a focus of investigation in two deadly crashes, an airline spokesman told Reuters on Monday.