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UK opens 'very fruitful' trade talks with Canada, says minister

The majority of Britons are opposed to a second referendum on membership of the European Union and nearly half believe new Prime Minister Theresa May should carry on without calling a general election, according to a poll published yesterday.



JPMorgan Profit Beats Estimates on Bond Trading, Loan Growth

Excluding one adjustment made in accounting as well as a legal benefit, JPMorgan earnings reached $1.46 per share, which was 3 cents higher than estimates by analysts. Average core loans were up 16% from a year ago, and 3% from last quarter. On the other side of the spectrum, the top six executives of the biggest banks in America took home a collective $123 million in 2015, almost a 10 percent increase from the previous year.



Turkey coup attempt: USA warns Turkey against 'insinuations' of involvement

Forty policemen, including twin brothers, were killed when the renegade soldiers attacked a special forces station in Ankara. Ilhan Varank died during clashes that lasted five hours. Nearly a similar number of judges and prosecutors have been dismissed. In a dramatic iPhone interview broadcast on TV, Erdogan urged supporters into the streets to confront the troops and tanks, and forces loyal to the government began reasserting control.


When David Cameron's Daughter Florence Climbed Into His Official Box

When David Cameron's Daughter Florence Climbed Into His Official Box

Despite her opposition, she has said she won't push to reverse the decision, saying "Brexit means Brexit". Ms Morgan said she was "disappointed not to be continuing as education secretary and minister for women and equalities - two wonderful roles it's been a privilege to hold".



Brock Lesnar notified of possible drug violation

He won that fight, and Hunt is now wanting to get some or all of the purse as compensation for losing what is now looking like an unfair fight. USADA , which administers the UFC's doping policy, received Lesnar's test results Thursday evening from the WADA-accredited laboratory at UCLA.