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08/31/2011
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LATEST NEWS
City introduces "tax meters" for prostitutes
BERLIN (Reuters) - Prostitutes in the German city of Bonn must carry a ticket purchased from a new parking meter-like machine while working the streets or face hefty fines from tax authorities in a scheme launched on Monday night. | Full Article
Man nabbed at U.S. airport with snakes in his pants
August 31, 2011 11:47 AM ET
MIAMI (Reuters) - Never mind ants in your pants, what about snakes and tortoises? | Full Article
Florida lawmaker hands out belts under saggy pants ban
August 31, 2011 11:46 AM ET
ORLANDO, Fla (Reuters) - A Florida lawmaker is welcoming students back to school by handing out 200 leather belts to help them comply with a new state law that bans saggy pants on campuses. | Full Article
Dutch mull bringing the mountain to them
August 30, 2011 11:03 AM ET
UTRECHT, The Netherlands (Reuters) - What started as a joke about creating an artificial mountain in the utterly flat Netherlands may actually be feasible. | Full Article
China reinterprets untying the knot
August 30, 2011 11:01 AM ET
BEIJING (Reuters) - After Jia Lin divorced twenty years ago, his wife got both house and son, leaving the Beijing cook with little more than a fresh start. | Full Article
US TOP NEWS
U.S. moves to block AT&T, T-Mobile deal
August 31, 2011 12:24 PM ET
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government sued to block AT&T's $39 billion deal to buy T-Mobile USA because of anti-competition concerns, launching the biggest challenge to a takeover by the Obama administration. | Full Article
Data shows softening in economy, no recession
August 31, 2011 10:38 AM ET
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The pace of U.S. private sector job growth slowed in August for the second month in a row, but factory activity in the Chicago area continued to expand, suggesting the economy would dodge a recession. | Full Article
Investors slash equities in August melt: Reuters poll
August 31, 2011 09:31 AM ET
LONDON (Reuters) - Global investors slashed their holdings of equities below 50 percent this month and piled into cash, reflecting what was lining up to be the worst August for world stocks since 1998. | Full Article
Arctic has great riches, but greater challenges
August 31, 2011 11:52 AM ET
IQALUIT, Nunavut/BAKER LAKE, Nunavut (Reuters) - At the rim of the Arctic Circle in Canada, gold mining firm Agnico-Eagle is learning how tough it is to operate in a remote region with temptingly large, but frustratingly inaccessible, reserves of oil, gas and minerals. | Full Article
New blow for BP in Russia as office raided
August 31, 2011 12:18 PM ET
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Black-clad special forces raided BP's Moscow offices on Wednesday, deepening the British company's problems in Russia after its attempts to salvage an oil exploration agreement in the Russian Arctic collapsed. | Full Article
BUSINESS NEWS
Stimulus hopes lift Wall St but telecoms drag
Motorola deal offers Google tax, patent benefits
Roche to maintain lead in targeted drugs
Rate cuts may face stiff resistance at ECB
Plan tomorrow's leadership today, investors urge
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