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  • Egypt's Brotherhood deaths to intensify crisis Sunday, 18 Aug 2013 | 11:10 PM ET
    Egyptian opposition protester celebrates on news the Egyptian military will be temporarily taking over from the country's first democratically elected president Mohammed Morsi.

    Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood accused security forces of killing dozens of detained Islamists, upping the pressure in a crisis that has rocked the Arab world's most populous state.

  • UK economy 'needs full-blown rebalancing' Sunday, 18 Aug 2013 | 7:01 PM ET

    One of the U.K.'s top business lobbying organizations has raised its growth forecasts for the U.K. this year and next after a better-than-expected round of economic data, but warned that unemployment will be "sticky".

  • Glencore to take up to $7 billion hit on Xstrata Sunday, 18 Aug 2013 | 10:48 AM ET
    Glencore in Baar, Switzerland.

    Mining giant Glencore Xstrata is expected to write down the value of assets inherited from Xstrata by as much as $7 billion, when it reports first-half earnings on Tuesday.

  • Fat mortgages still rampant in pockets of Europe Sunday, 18 Aug 2013 | 5:01 AM ET

    Remember the days when you could take a mortgage big enough to buy a house and furnish it, a car to park outside and a holiday to celebrate? Those days haven't gone away in parts of Europe.

  • Premier League CEO hits back at Manchester Utd Boss Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 4:53 AM ET
    Richard Scudamore

    The Premier League's chief executive hit back at Manchester United's boss, saying David Moyes was simply having a "moan" when he questioned the fairness of the fixture list.

  • Is the euro finally shaking off its bad rap? Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 3:43 AM ET

    "Taper terror" has investors once again running for cover, spurring a broad selloff this week in global equities and bonds. But, the euro has been spared.

  • Moller-Maersk ups outlook as profit beats Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 2:31 AM ET

    Shipping group Moller-Maersk delivered better-than-expected earnings on Friday and lifted its profit target, but the group's CEO warned that the outlook for container shipping remained challenging.

  • Businesses say Merkel win would help euro zone Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 1:46 AM ET

    Top business people around the world hope that German Chancellor Angela Merkel's re-election would strengthen the euro zone's economic prospects, the FT reports.

  • Norway's salmon exports pay price of Nobel win Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 10:54 PM ET

    A decrease in Norway's market share of salmon exports to China could be due to the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to a jailed Chinese dissident. The FT reports.

  • Looking toward a European play as US stocks slump Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    For investors still uncertain about the euro zone's prospects, analysts say there is a safer way to play its nascent recovery: Buy shares of U.S. companies that do a lot of business there.

  • High college fees: worth it for the salary boost? Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 11:53 AM ET
    Graduates from various institutions toss their hats.

    As the cost of going to university continues to grow – and experts warn student debt in the U.K. could hit a whopping £85,000 ($132,000) per head – new research brings some good news for budding students.

  • Why the French may say ‘non’ to ‘Made in France’ Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 10:18 AM ET

    The French government is lobbying its citizens to opt for domestic products over imports, but a new report suggested it could leave them $398 a month poorer.

  • Death toll mounts in Egypt as 'civil war looms' Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 8:37 AM ET

    The death toll rises from violent clashes in Egypt between the armed forces and supporters of the deposed president Mohammed Morsi, leading some to warn the country risks sliding into civil war.

  • Summer heatwave sets UK retail sales alight Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 5:02 AM ET

    British retail sales rose at their fastest annual rate in over two years in July as a heatwave boosted sales of barbecue food and outdoor items, official data showed.

  • The euro zone finally emerged from 18 months of recession, but for investors looking at the data as a trigger to increase exposure to European stocks, some analysts have advised to wait.

  • Portugal’s political strain remains despite growth Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 3:49 AM ET
    Demonstrators march during a protest against economic austerity measures in Portugal

    Portugal delivered a surprise on Wednesday, posting the euro zone's strongest growth in the second quarter, but political fragility is still concerning analysts.

  • Cisco defends layoffs, sees weak southern Europe Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 3:17 AM ET

    Cisco expects no change short term in southern Europe, the group's CEO for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Russia told CNBC on Thursday, a day after Cisco said it would cut 5 percent of its workforce.

  • Egypt: At least 235 killed as camps cleared Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 3:58 PM ET
    A supporter of Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi walks through the debris following clashes with police in Cairo on August 14, 2013, as security forces backed by bulldozers moved in on two huge pro-Morsi protest camps, launching a long-threatened crackdown that left dozens dead.

    Egypt's capital descended into a chaotic bloodbath Wednesday after security forces moved in on protest camps set up by supporters of ousted president Mohammed Morsi, sparking deadly violence.

  • Scenes from the turmoil in Egypt Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:41 AM ET
    Egyptian army soldiers take their positions on top and next to their armored vehicles while guarding an entrance to Tahrir square, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Aug. 16, 2013.

    Egyptian police in riot gear sweep in with armored vehicles and bulldozers to clear two sprawling encampments of supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in Cairo.

  • Road rage! Beware the man in the blue BMW Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:23 AM ET

    Steer clear if you see a blue BMW on your commute home, as new research claims that men driving blue BMWs are the angriest drivers on the road.

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