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U.S. farmer wins $265 million weedkiller award from Bayer, BASF lawsuit

U.S. farmer wins $265 million weedkiller award from Bayer, BASF lawsuit

(Reuters) – A Missouri jury’s $265 million award to peach grower Bill Bader in his lawsuit against herbicide providers Bayer and BASF has raised the stakes for the two companies as at least 140...

Treat us like something between a telco and a newspaper, says Facebook’s Zuckerberg

Treat us like something between a telco and a newspaper, says Facebook’s Zuckerberg

MUNICH (Reuters) – Online content should be regulated with a system somewhere between the existing rules used for the telecoms and media industries, Facebook (FB.O) CEO Mark Zuckerberg told global leaders and security chiefs...

Beijing to quarantine all arrivals as economic life struggles to pick up

Beijing to quarantine all arrivals as economic life struggles to pick up

BEIJING (Reuters) – The Chinese capital Beijing on Friday imposed a 14-day self-quarantine on people returning to the city from holidays to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, and threatened to punish those...

Hope Hicks: Top Trump aide returning to White House

Image copyright Getty Images One of US President Donald Trump’s longest-serving aides, Hope Hicks, will return to the White House nearly two years after she resigned. The ex-White House communications director is expected to...