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Bayer Bids Billions for Monsanto, Betting Big on Agriculture

Bayer’s £43 billion proposed deal would be the largest ever takeover by a German company.

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“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.”

Mark Twain

Has Manchester United Said Goodbye to Manager Louis van Gaal?

Nearly as soon as rumors of van Gaal’s departure surfaced, ex-Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was tabbed as his potential replacement.

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The Oscars of Capitol Hill

The phenomenon of celebrities at the exclusive White House Correspondents’ Dinner is quite peculiar. Yet somehow, everyone wants in on what has become the Oscars of Capitol Hill.

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Weekly Round-Up: Top 5 News Stories of the Week

It’s been a busy week, from the ISS completing its 100,000th orbit of Earth to the first penis transplant in the US. Here are 5 central news stories that you just can’t miss.

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