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Pharma companies settle on US$260 mil deal hours before trial

Drugmakers in opioids epidemic case reach agreement with 2 Ohio counties ahead of landmark hearing.

Kurds announce troop deployment deal with Damascus

The deal paves the way to liberate the rest of the Syrian cities occupied by the Turkish army.

Partial US-China trade deal only ‘baby step’ as thorny issues remain

It will take weeks to finalise and details of deal are not clear.

All smiles as US-China trade talks end with hope of limited...

We had a very, very good negotiation with China, says Donald Trump.

Tense atmosphere dims hopes for US-China deal

Blacklisting of Chinese companies could deepen divisions between Washington and Beijing.

US, Japan sign limited trade deal, leaving autos for future talks

Japan and the US will tackle automotive tariffs in a later round of negotiations.

After ‘Howdy Modi,’ Trump and India’s PM could sign trade deal

Donald Trump and Narendra Modi will meet in Houston at an Indian-American rally dubbed ‘Howdy Modi!’

N.Ireland’s DUP says still time for Brexit border deal

The DUP says it is committed to achieving a deal and the same desire exists within the UK government.

Plenty of work still to be done on exit deal, but...

Brexit minister Stephen Barclay says he will be meeting EU negotiator Michel Barnier on Monday.

Japan’s foreign minister urges Iran to abide by nuclear deal

Japan and Iran agree to maintain close communications to ease tensions between the US and the middle eastern nation.

AS Roma sign Atalanta defender Gianluca Mancini

The deal also includes a number of performance-related clauses worth a maximum of 8 million euros.

Chicago mayor brokers deal to end Symphony strike

The strike started in early March and has lasted for seven weeks.

Trump won’t sign China trade pact unless it’s ‘great’

US and China's trade war have since been striking out tariffs on more than US$360 billion, sapping out business confidence and economic growth.

Brexit must not be frustrated, UK PM Theresa May says

May says focus to deliver Brexit must be absolute.

Traders bet on pound gains as risk of no-deal Brexit seen...

Sterling has rallied this week amid reports saying the UK and EU were attempting to come to a compromise over the contentious Irish border backstop.

Britain’s May to meet EU leaders Thursday on Brexit

Juncker's spokesman Margaritis Schinas says while the commission's position is clear, they are waiting to see what the prime minister has to say.

UK’s May says she is ‘armed with fresh’ Brexit mandate

May writes in the Sunday Telegraph that she would be battling for Britain and Northern Ireland in her efforts to get rid of the agreement's unpopular backstop provision.

Business minister: UK would regret no-deal Brexit ‘for ever’

Clark's comments come as the paper reported government documents warning Britain's transport system could get overwhelmed after a no-deal Brexit.

UK PM May makes no change to demands in talks with...

May repeats her demands in talks with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and Irish leader Leo Varadkar.

Sika to buy French firm Parex in US$2.5 billion deal

Depending on the closing date of the Parex deal, Sika said it expected sales to exceed 8 billion Swiss francs.

UK’s May could seek more time before final Brexit vote

The vote has been rescheduled for the week starting Jan. 14 after a debate which is scheduled to begin in the coming week.

May hopes to seal Brexit deal, stay as PM until 2021

The plans being floated would see May hang on to power until the autumn of 2021 when she would hand over to a new Conservative leader.

As Brexit muddles along, Trump roots for a full break

Trump, speaking to reporters soon after May announced her Brexit package, dismissed it as "a great deal for the EU."

Trump says ‘big’ China deal possible after US pressure

Trump's optimism followed China's decision earlier Friday to back off from extra punitive duties that had been imposed this summer on US-made cars and auto parts.