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European stocks face third straight loss as oil shares slump - MarketWatch

Obamacare replacement bill to take center stage in Senate - Reuters

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Central banks’ independence is threatened by their policy gambles - UK Telegraph

QE Didn't Work - First Trust

US Drowning in Oil - Ed Yardeni

World's biggest coal company closes 37 mines as solar power's influence grows - Independent UK

Juror: 2 holdouts in Bill Cosby's trial refused to convict - USA Today

Trump appointee is a Saudi government lobbyist - The Center for Public Integrity

Trump, new Saudi crown prince share hardline views on Iran but risks abound - Reuters

Trump, Russia and a Shadowy Business Partnership - Bloomberg

Trump suggested top intel officials refute collusion with Russians: report - The Hill

Russia-gate Flops as Democrats’ Golden Ticket - ConsortiumNews.com

Auto slowdown flashes caution lights for manufacturing employment — and Trump - Brookings Institute

Remember the Stunning Dollar Rally in 2014? It’s the Euro’s Turn - Bloomberg

European stocks fall, with energy shares lower after oil prices hit 9-month low - MarketWatch

Fed's Evans says worth waiting until year-end to assess next rate hike - Reuters

Phoenix flights cancelled because it's too hot for planes - BBC

Republicans hang on to House seat in key Georgia election - The Hill

The United States and Russia Are Increasingly at Odds in Syria - Defense One

Spoiling for a Wider War in Syria - ConsortiumNews