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Alexander takes family on ‘Very Bad Day’ in Disney comedy

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A rogue crocodile, a green baby, a puking Peter Pan and a punching kangaroo are troublesome yet comedic obstacles that befall the Cooper family on a “Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” in Disney’s new … Continue reading

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‘Inherent Vice’ takes a hazy trip back to 1970 counterculture LA

NEW YORK (Reuters) – “Inherent Vice,” director Paul Thomas Anderson’s adaptation of Thomas Pynchon’s novel that debuted at the New York Film Festival on Saturday is a hazy, drug-fueled trip back to 1970 Los Angeles with its hippies, hustlers and … Continue reading

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Tesco takes delivery of $50m corporate jet

Five-strong fleet up for sale as financial problems mount for UK retailer Asia homepage

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Vietnamese airline takes delivery of two Cessna Grand Caravan EX planes – Kansas.com

Vietnamese airline takes delivery of two Cessna Grand Caravan EX planesKansas.comCessna Aircraft Co. has delivered the first two Grand Caravan EX amphibian aircraft to Vietnam's Hai Au Aviation. The national passenger airline will use the planes for tourist operations. It's … Continue reading

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BlackBerry teases new device plans as turnaround takes shape

By Euan Rocha TORONTO (Reuters) – Even as BlackBerry pivots to focus more on software and services, the company that gained fame for its smartphones is not giving up on its handset business, two senior executives said. After recording a … Continue reading

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ECB’s asset plan takes political hit

Governing council to reveal on Thursday which securities it will buy Asia homepage

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Activist investor takes stake in Yahoo, urges AOL combination

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Activist investor Starboard Value LP said on Friday it has acquired a significant stake in Yahoo Inc and urged the struggling Internet company to cut costs, monetize its Asian assets and seek a … Continue reading

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California takes aim at ride-sharing apps

Uber, Lyft and Sidecar accused of ‘unlawful business practices’ Asia homepage

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Silicon Valley provocateur Thiel takes on ‘many-sided mediocrity’

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Forget striving for a well-rounded resume. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Singer Patti LaBelle takes stand in civil trial

HOUSTON (Reuters) – Singer Patti LaBelle took the stand on Wednesday in a federal civil trial and denied telling her 400-pound bodyguard to attack a man standing too close to her luggage at the Houston airport in March 2011. Reuters: … Continue reading

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