South Africa's under-fire finance minister declines to comment on ANC backing
By Stella Mapenzauswa CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan declined on Thursday to say whether he was confident of the ruling party's support, less than a week before he appears in court to answer fraud charges in a saga that has rocked the government.
UK car industry body says govt must give public Brexit reassurance to investorsLONDON (Reuters) - Britain should publicly reassure firms that the key advantages of European Union membership will be kept following Brexit, a car industry body said on Thursday, after Nissan said it would build a new model at its English plant. "We need government to provide public assurance to investors that our advantages will be maintained," the Chief Executive of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Mike Hawes said. ...
Spokesman: 90 migrants believed dead off Libyan shoreCAIRO (AP) ? The spokesman for the Libyan navy said on Thursday that more than 90 migrants are believed dead after their rickety boat was damaged shortly after leaving the Libyan coast.
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Megan Fox shares baby photo 2 months after giving birth
Applications for US unemployment benefits fall to 258,000WASHINGTON (AP) ? Fewer Americans sought unemployment aid last week, a sign that businesses are holding onto their workers and hiring is likely solid.
Replica of part of Hitler's bunker goes on display in Berlin
The Latest: Iraqi forces push IS out of town near Mosul
Post-election unity? Clinton and Trump won't say yet
WASHINGTON (AP) ? With a dozen days left until Election Day, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are refusing to commit to working with each other after the election, putting in question their abilities to heal the country's wounds after a volatile presidential race.
Michael Phelps, Nicole Johnson secretly married in June