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No trade talks but May wins gesture, warm words at EU summit 8:19am EDT

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU leaders shunned Theresa May's summit plea to negotiate a post-Brexit trade deal on Friday but sweetened the pill for the fragile British prime minister with warm words and a gesture toward future talks.  Full Article

 
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UK business minister travels to Canada for talks on Bombardier deal 4:55am EDT 

LONDON (Reuters) - British Business Secretary Greg Clark will hold talks in Canada on Friday to discuss Airbus SE's plans to buy a majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series jetliner program aimed at helping it avoid high U.S. import tariffs.  Full Article  

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UK business minister travels to Canada for talks on Bombardier deal 4:55am EDT 

LONDON (Reuters) - British Business Secretary Greg Clark will hold talks in Canada on Friday to discuss Airbus SE's plans to buy a majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series jetliner program aimed at helping it avoid high U.S. import tariffs.  Full Article  

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Exclusive: New data shows race disparities in Canada's bail system Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 

TORONTO (Reuters) - Black people in Canada‚Äôs most populous province spent longer behind bars awaiting trial than white people charged with many of the same categories of crimes in each of the past five years, according to data obtained by Reuters.  Full Article  

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Athletics: De Grasse eyes Canadian 100m record 8:10am EDT 

TORONTO (Reuters) - Andre De Grasse is eager to return stronger from a season-ending hamstring injury that deprived him of a showdown with Usain Bolt and is now focused on breaking the Canadian 100 meters record.  Full Article  

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Shia LaBeouf pleads guilty to obstruction charge in July arrest Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actor Shia LaBeouf pleaded guilty in a Georgia court on Thursday to one count of obstruction and was sentenced to community service and a year of probation following his July arrest on charges of public intoxication and disorderly conduct.  Full Article  

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Exclusive: Tech companies to lobby for immigrant 'Dreamers' to remain in U.S. Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen major companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, according to documents seen by Reuters.  Full Article