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Wells Fargo hit by record $1bn penalty

The third-largest US bank is fined for issues at its car insurance and mortgage businesses. BBC News – Business

Museums Shake Things Up by Mixing Old and New

By placing old master paintings alongside contemporary art, curators hope to make us look at both differently. NYT > Europe

Farmers hit by record straw prices

Low stocks and high demand for straw have combined to push prices to historic highs. BBC News – Business

Nobel Panel Admits Inquiry Found Sexual Misconduct, but Nothing Illegal

Charges against Jean-Claude Arnault, a cultural arbiter, have rocked the Swedish Academy. It is forwarding to the police some results of its investigation. NYT > Europe

Prince Charles to be next Commonwealth head

Commonwealth leaders agree that Prince Charles will be the next head of the organisation, BBC understands. BBC News – Home

Here's The Truth About The Caravan Of Migrants Trump Keeps Going On About

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras ― For the past two weeks, President Donald Trump and Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Berlin set for mass evacuation as WW2 bomb is defused

An area including the city’s main railway station will be cleared before experts defuse the device. BBC News – Europe

House of Fraser calls in KPMG to draw up turnaround plan

The department store chain has asked KPMG to look at options which may involve store closures and job losses. BBC News – Business

'She was a force': Former WH chief of staff for President George W. Bush on Barbara Bush

Andrew Card, former White House chief of staff for President George W. Bush, remembers Barbara Bush as "a real force in the White House." Bush died Tuesday at age 92.

Frenchman Is First in World to Get 2 Full Face Transplants

Jérôme Hamon, a bookseller who has a genetic disease, underwent a second transplant after his body rejected the first because he had taken an antibiotic for a cold. NYT >

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