Finland’s knife attack suspect to appear in court, may be via video link

HELSINKI (Reuters) – An 18-year-old Moroccan asylum seeker will appear in court on Tuesday over a knife attack in the city of Turku that killed two women and wounded eight people in what police suspect is Finland’s first terrorism-related assault.

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Britain to treat internet hate crime as seriously as offline offences

LONDON (Reuters) – Online abuse will be treated as seriously as offline offences, Britain’s prosecution service said on Monday in new guidance on handling hate crimes.

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French group Total buys Maersk Oil in $7.5 billion deal

PARIS/COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Total is buying Maersk Oil in a $7.45 billion (5.79 billion pounds) deal which the French oil major said would boost its earnings and cash flow, and bolster its dividend prospects.

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Hong Kong property investors go trophy hunting in London despite Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) – Chinese investment in London commercial property has more than trebled since before Britain voted to leave the European Union, most of it channelled through Hong Kong at a time of heightened political uncertainty in the former British colony.

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Barcelona attack suspect Abouyaaqoub thought to be van driver – government official

MADRID (Reuters) – Investigators believe that Younes Abouyaaqoub, a 22-year-old Moroccan-born man sought by police, was the driver of a van that rammed into crowds last Thursday in Barcelona, killing 13 people, a Catalan government official said on Monday.

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Jerry Lewis, king of low-brow comedy and charity fundraiser, dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Jerry Lewis, the high prince of low-brow comedy on stage and in film as well as a fund-raising powerhouse with his annual Labor Day telethon, died on Sunday at the age of 91, his family said.

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Millions of Americans await awe-inspiring total solar eclipse

SALMON, Idaho/MURPHY, N.C. (Reuters) – Millions of Americans armed with protective glasses are taking positions along a slender ribbon of land cutting diagonally across the United States to marvel at the first total solar eclipse to unfold from coast to coast in nearly a century.

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