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Teva to buy Allergan generic drug business for $40.5 billion, drops Mylan bid7/27/2015 5:10:48 PMTEL AVIV - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has agreed to buy Allergan Plc's generic drugs business for $40.5 billion in a cash and stock deal that will turn the Israeli company into one of the world's largest pharmaceutical firms.
U.S. would show flexibility in nuclear talks with North Korea: envoy7/27/2015 2:44:22 PMSEOUL - The recent nuclear deal with Iran showed that the United States can be flexible with a willing counterpart, including North Korea if it decides it wants talks on its nuclear program, a U.S. envoy said on Monday.
Boy Scouts expected to lift ban on gay adult leaders on Monday7/27/2015 3:37:25 PMDALLAS - The Boy Scouts of America is expected to end its ban on gay adult leaders on Monday, dismantling a policy that has deeply divided the membership of the 105-year-old Texas-based organization.
Obama says yet to hear good argument against Iran nuclear deal7/27/2015 5:08:25 PMADDIS ABABA - U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday said he was yet to hear a strong factual argument against a nuclear deal with Iran and criticized rhetoric about the agreement from some leading members of the Republican party.
Houthis, foes fight on as Yemen ceasefire quickly unravels7/27/2015 5:25:40 PMSANAA/ADEN - Yemen's Houthi group carried on fighting across Yemen on Monday despite a ceasefire announcement by its Saudi-led foes, and media controlled by the Iran-allied movement acknowledged that its forces had shelled targets inside Saudi Arabia.
Syrian Kurds say hit as Turkish army battles Islamic State7/27/2015 3:54:18 PMISTANBUL/BEIRUT - Kurdish fighters in northern Syria accused the Turkish army of shelling their positions on Monday, highlighting the precarious path Ankara is treading as it simultaneously battles Islamic State in Syria and Kurdish insurgents in Iraq.
China slides again, Europe follows7/27/2015 4:55:17 PMLONDON - Concerns over China dominated financial markets on Monday, with the biggest fall in Shanghai shares in eight years driving stock markets and prices of major commodities lower across the board.
New Greek bailout talks start, creditors seek more action7/27/2015 4:53:51 PMBRUSSELS/ATHENS - Talks between Greece and its international creditors on a third bailout began in Athens on Monday but the lenders want to see more reforms turned into law before they disburse the first loans to keep the near-bankrupt country afloat.
Obama says more political openness would strengthen Ethiopia 7/27/2015 5:52:09 PMADDIS ABABA - U.S. President Barack Obama told Ethiopia's leaders on Monday that allowing more freedoms would strengthen the African nation, which had already lifted millions in the once famine-stricken country out of poverty.