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Interpol picks South Korean as president, Russia criticizes Western pressure 7:03am EST

DUBAI (Reuters) - International police body Interpol elected Kim Jong-yang of South Korea as president on Wednesday, beating a Russian national whose candidacy had raised concerns in Europe and the United States about the risk of Kremlin interference.  Full Article

 
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World stocks struggle to find feet after tech-driven rout 5:05am EST 

LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks attempted to steady on Wednesday following a bruising Wall Street session that wiped $1 trillion off the value of leading U.S. tech shares, while oil prices staged a modest rebound after slumping to one-year lows.  Full Article  

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Nissan wants less clout from Renault as Japan seeks to stabilize alliance 6:10am EST 

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan said it is ready to work for the stability of the Nissan-Renault global alliance following the stunning arrest of common Chairman Carlos Ghosn, but a Nissan executive said the Japanese automaker is seeking ways to weaken the influence of its French partner.  Full Article  

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British Columbia moves to phase out non-electric car sales by 2040 Tuesday, 20 Nov 2018 

VANCOUVER (Reuters) - British Columbia's premier said on Tuesday his government will introduce legislation next year that will require all new light-duty cars and trucks sold in the province by 2040 to be electric or zero-emission vehicles.  Full Article