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BP to help Iraq boost oil flow

BP PLC agreed to help increase crude production at northern Iraq’s Kirkuk fields as the government pushed to restore output and exporting capacity after recapturing the oil-rich region from semi-autonomous Kurdish forces in October.

China economy picks up steam in Q4 2017

China’s economy grew faster than expected in the fourth quarter of 2017, as an export recovery helped the country post its first annual acceleration in growth in seven years, defying concerns that intensifying curbs on industry and credit would hurt expansion.

Warriors equal team record with 14th road win

Klay Thompson scored 38 points and Stephen Curry added 30 to spark defending NBA champion Golden State over Chicago 119-112 Wednesday, giving the Warriors a club record-matching 14th consecutive road victory.

Hamilton’s social silence has fans talking

Lewis Hamilton’s social media posts have long been a talking point in Formula One but the absence of any from the four-time world champion so far this year is also attracting attention.

Turning the tables on ‘fake news’ awards

Comedian Samantha Bee is campaigning for “Shrillest Reporting.” Late-night talk show host Stephen Colbert put up a billboard in New York’s Times Square in a bid to win votes. His rival Jimmy Kimmel calls them “The Stupid People’s Choice Awards.”

Brigitte Bardot slams #MeToo actresses

French film legend Brigitte Bardot attacked the #MeToo movement Wednesday, claiming that actresses who complain of sexual harassment were just looking for extra publicity.

Brigitte Bardot slams #MeToo actresses

French film legend Brigitte Bardot attacked the #MeToo movement Wednesday, claiming that actresses who complain of sexual harassment were just looking for extra publicity.

Lufthansa slammed over 'algorithm price hikes'

Germany's competition watchdog Thursday rubbished Lufthansa's claim that recent price hikes on domestic routes were purely down to automated booking software, saying companies shouldn't "hide behind algorithms".

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