Fri 29 Apr 2016 | 8:04 EDT
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Shelling and air strikes resume in Aleppo 7:21am EDT

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes on rebel-held areas of Aleppo and shelling of government-held areas of the city resumed on Friday, after a brief dawn lull following seven days of violence, a war monitor, a civil defense worker and Syrian state media said.  Full Article

 
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North Korea sentences Korean American to 10 years hard labor 3:48am EDT 

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's Supreme Court on Friday sentenced a Korean American man to 10 years of hard labor for subversion, North Korean media reported, in the latest conviction of a foreigner for crimes against the isolated state.  Full Article  

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Yen's best week since 2008 crisis hits stocks and dollar 7:56am EDT 

LONDON (Reuters) - The yen hit an 18-month high on Friday as investors wagered the Bank of Japan might be done adding fresh stimulus to the economy, culminating in a sharp rise on the week that dragged stocks around the world lower.  Full Article  

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Canada may delay foreign worker limits as packers, farms face squeeze Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Canada may delay implementing new restrictions on the use of foreign workers as farmers and meat processors warn of severe labor shortages in one of the world's biggest agricultural exporters, the employment minister said.  Full Article