2012

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Sharp: Now without Megatron, Lions QB Stafford must earn next contract

Entering his eighth year, and two years left on current deal, Stafford must prove he can flourish on his own             
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Hornqvist Scores in OT, Penguins Beat Capitals 3-2

Patric Hornqvist beat Braden Holtby between the legs 2:31 into overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night in Game 4 of the second-round seri
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China's military deploys its first corruption inspectors

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's military has for the first time sent dedicated teams of corruption inspectors into its units, state media said on Thursday, following a practice already established for civ
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Rupee slides 6 paise against dollar to 66.61

Sustained demand for the dollar from importers affected the value of the rupee
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Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty: European police say Russian mafia infiltrating soccer clubs

Portuguese and European police say they have broken up a cell of an important Russian mafia group that allegedly laundered money through European soccer clubs.
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Politico: Russian opposition activist says Trump is Putin’s ‘best hope’

One of Russia’s leading opposition activists Wednesday decried the rise of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as the United States’ own version of “Putinism,” saying the New York real esta
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Popular Finance

Rupee slides 6 paise against dollar to 66.61

Sustained demand for the dollar from importers affected the value of the rupee
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BRIEF-Vertex One Asset Management issues follow-up statement concerning Taseko Mines Ltd

* Taseko Mines Limited shareholders said that upon review Vertex no longer supports Raging River Capital Lp's proposal Source text for Eikon:
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Fitch Rates ICBC Leasing's Second MTN Drawdown 'A(EXP)'

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) TAIPEI, May 04 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned ICBC Financial Leasing Co. Ltd.'s (ICBC Leasing) proposed long-term senior unsecured note
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BRIEF-Vietnam's Vingroup says Q1 net profit surges 2.9 times y/y

* Says Q1 net profit surges 2.9 times y/y to 1.04 trillion dong ($46.8 million) Further company coverage: ($1=22,228 dong) (Reporting by My Pham)
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Fitch Affirms India's EXIM at 'BBB-'; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SINGAPORE/MUMBAI, May 04 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings of Export-Import Bank of India (EXIM) at 'BBB-'. The Outlook on the
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Australian banks signal end of era of dividend growth

* Australian bank dividend yields still among world's highest
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Mike Trout's home run rescues Angels in 7-3 win over Brewers

The Angels were six outs away from being swept by a team they were supposed to sweep. And then Mike Trout approached the Miller Park batter's box Wednesday afternoon to face Milwaukee reliever Tyl
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Vaping will soon be banned in many public places in California

California has applied the brakes to slow the vaping craze after Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday signed legislation to prohibit electronic cigarette use in restaurants, theaters, schools and other p
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