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    "Tokyo prosecutors on Thursday raided the residence of former Nissan Motor Co Ltd <7201.t> chairman Carlos Ghosn, Japanese public broadcaster NHK said."

    "The United States consulate in Mexico's border city of Nuevo Laredo issued a security alert on Wednesday, warning against gun battles and urging government employees to take precautions."

    "HSBC <0005.hk> is being drawn into Hong Kong's political turmoil with protesters attacking some of its branches and graffiti daubed on the famous pair of lions that guard its city-center headquarters."

    "Tens of thousands of holiday makers fled seaside towns on Australia’s east coast ahead of advancing bushfires, as military ships and helicopters began rescuing thousands more trapped by the blazes. https://reut.rs/35mdJah"

    "Keir Starmer, #Brexit spokesman for Britain’s opposition Labour Party, has emerged as the early front runner in the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as leader, according to a poll of members. https://reut.rs/2ZIDgJn"

    "South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co <005380.ks> and affiliate Kia Motors <000270.ks> said on Thursday their combined 2019 global sales were 7.19 million vehicles, short of their target of 7.6 million vehicles."

    "Nigel Wray has retired as chairman of Saracens with immediate effect, the English Premiership side announced, two months after the club was punished for breaching salary cap regulations https://reut.rs/2ZKCSKr"

    "Nigel Wray has retired as chairman of Saracens with immediate effect, the English Premiership side announced, two months after the club was punished for breaching salary cap regulations https://reut.rs/2ZKCSKr"

    "Exclusive: China has temporarily blocked planned cross-border listings between the Shanghai and London stock exchanges because of political tensions with Britain, five sources told Reuters. https://reut.rs/2MLyhCA"

    "Turkish police detained seven people, including four pilots, in an investigation into how ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn transited through Istanbul en route to Lebanon after fleeing Japan, a police spokeswoman told Reuters. https://reut.rs/2u6NHus"

    "British factory output fell in December at the fastest rate since 2012 as a tepid global economy hurt demand and businesses further reduced stocks of goods they had built up in case of a no-deal Brexit, a survey showed on Thursday."

    "The United States consulate in Mexico’s border city of Nuevo Laredo issued a security alert, warning against gun battles and urging government employees to take precautions. https://reut.rs/2SKwf9q"

    "Turkish police have detained several people after the interior ministry launched a probe into the transit of ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, who after fleeing Japan stopped in Turkey on his way to Lebanon, broadcaster NTV said on Thursday."

    "As former movie mogul Harvey Weinstein goes to trial on rape charges next week in Manhattan, lawyers will need to keep an eye out for jurors who want to use the case to make a statement about sexual abuse following the rise of the #MeToo movement, legal experts said. https://reut.rs/2tqHiKw"

    "Taiwan's top military official was among eight people killed on Thursday, after a helicopter carrying them to visit soldiers crashed in a mountainous area near the capital Taipei, the defense ministry said."

    "A man was shot in the back in north Edmonton Wednesday night, police say the public isn't at risk, the price of gas is expected to climb now that the federal carbon tax is in effect and more: These are your morning headlines with Stacey and Rob."

    "Factories across the euro zone ended 2019 in poor shape with activity contracting for an 11th straight month, according to a survey which suggested the start of the new year is unlikely to see any improvement."

    "Australian Nick Kyrgios has put his hand up to help the victims of raging bushfires in his country by promising a $200 donation for every ace he serves during the home summer season. https://reut.rs/2ZO5rXw"

    "Volkswagen on Thursday said it was in talks to discuss a settlement with German vehicle owners who are suing the carmaker over excessive pollution caused by VW's diesel cars."

    "Turkish police have detained seven people, including four pilots, over the transit of ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn through Turkey after fleeing Japan on his way to Lebanon, broadcaster NTV said on Thursday."

    "Lebanon received an Interpol arrest warrant for former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, while Turkey launched an investigation into his daring escape from Japan. https://reut.rs/39wBnDX"

    "(Reuters Breakingviews) - Europe’s airlines are flying into a carbon cloud. New European Commission boss Ursula von der Leyen’s continental Green New Deal puts the sector firmly in the cross hairs. Her most obvious ammunition is removing the free rides airlines get from fuel tax and emissions credits. A bigger threat to the industry, though, comes from Greta Thunberg."

    "The toddler son of a volunteer firefighter killed battling wildfires in Australia received one of the service’s highest honors on behalf of his father during an emotional funeral. https://reut.rs/35aZODK"

    "U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts will be a central figure in the ongoing drama of the Donald Trump presidency in coming months. He is due to preside over a Senate impeachment trial, while the Supreme Court he leads will rule on a titanic clash over the president’s attempts to keep his financial records secret. https://reut.rs/2Fq9Qqh"

    "Thailand began the year with a ban on single-use plastic bags at major stores, continuing a campaign launched by the government and retailers towards a complete ban in 2021 to reduce waste and debris in the sea. https://reut.rs/2ucpX8p"

    "Thailand began the year with a ban on single-use plastic bags at major stores, continuing a campaign launched by the government and retailers towards a complete ban in 2021 to reduce waste and debris in the sea. https://reut.rs/2ucpX8p"

    "Thailand began the year with a ban on single-use plastic bags at major stores, continuing a campaign launched by the government and retailers towards a complete ban in 2021 to reduce waste and debris in the sea. https://reut.rs/2ucpX8p"

    "The number of Americans filing claims for jobless benefits edged lower last week, a positive signal for the U.S. labor market amid recent signs that new claims may be trending slightly higher."

    "Britain’s Greggs launched a vegan version of its popular steak bake, aiming to capitalize on the success of the meatless sausage roll that has boosted the baker’s profits and helped fuel an 80% rise in its share price last year. https://reut.rs/36koYB7"

    "If North Korea returns to long-range missile launches or other weapons tests in 2020, its military could make valuable technical advances and gain experience alongside whatever political message is sent to Washington."

    "Julian Castro suspended his 2020 Democratic presidential race after a candidacy overshadowed by more famous liberals. https://reut.rs/2FdrDAD"

    "Julian Castro suspended his 2020 Democratic presidential race after a candidacy overshadowed by more famous liberals. https://reut.rs/2FdrDAD"

    "Julian Castro suspended his 2020 Democratic presidential race after a candidacy overshadowed by more famous liberals. https://reut.rs/2FdrDAD"

    "A Chinese lantern, launched by a 60-year-old mother and her two adult daughters in a New Year’s Eve celebration, caused the fire at a German zoo in which dozens of animals were killed, including eight great apes, authorities said. https://reut.rs/37tGkf1"

    "A Chinese lantern, launched by a 60-year-old mother and her two adult daughters in a New Year’s Eve celebration, caused the fire at a German zoo in which dozens of animals were killed, including eight great apes, authorities said. https://reut.rs/37tGkf1"

    "A Chinese lantern, launched by a 60-year-old mother and her two adult daughters in a New Year’s Eve celebration, caused the fire at a German zoo in which dozens of animals were killed, including eight great apes, authorities said. https://reut.rs/37tGkf1"

    "Former prime minister and ex-army general Umaro Cissoko Embalo has won Guinea-Bissau's presidential vote, the electoral commission said on Wednesday, but his opponent complained of fraud and vowed to contest the result in court."

    "U.S. stock index futures rose on the first trading day of the new decade on Thursday, as fresh stimulus from Beijing to prop up its slowing economy added to the optimism fueled by easing trade tensions and an improving global outlook."

    "Brett Kissel is singing a happy tune to start 2020. He released a new album on New Year’s Day, and it’s already a hit."

    "Tesla Inc will deliver its first China-made Model 3 sedans to the public on Jan. 7 at an event at its Shanghai plant, a representative for the firm told Reuters on Thursday."

    "Vastly slower U.S. oil growth this year and the prospect of a plateau for the world's top oil producer have signaled a new and unfamiliar era of self-restraint for the go-go shale industry."

    "U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Thursday that there were indications that Iran or the forces that it backs may be planning additional attacks."

    "Argentina's new government announced the issuance of $1.326 billion of dollar-denominated Treasury Bills, to be directly subscribed by the central bank, according to a decree in the official Gazette on Thursday."

    "Mexico's central bank warned that a recently announced minimum wage hike could fan inflation, according to minutes of the Dec. 19 monetary policy meeting published on Thursday."

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