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US Gulf oil spill 'nearly ruined BP'

The giant oil spill from a BP rig off the US coast in 2010 nearly ruined the company, its chief executive tells the BBC.

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Chipotle to change cooking methods

Chipotle is changing its cooking methods in an effort to address food safety concerns sparked by an E. coli outbreak at several of its restaurants.

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FTSE 100 lower as airline shares fall

Airline shares fall as confidence among investors is affected by news of more security alerts and the police operation in Paris.

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Britain's manufacturing sector just entered a surprise slump for the first ... - Business Insider


Britain's manufacturing sector just entered a surprise slump for the first ...
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That leaves industrial production up by just 0.8% year-on-year, a pretty feeble expansion given that the UK is seeing solid growth. Manufacturing production figures alone look even worse, with a 0.8% slump on the month in July, leaving production down ...

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