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Asia stocks near two-year high, euro steady as French vote lifts mood4/25/2017 5:52:51 AMSINGAPORE - Asian equities hit a near two-year high on Tuesday, buoyed by a jump in risk appetite following the centrist victory in the first round of the French presidential election that also lifted the euro and pressured safe-haven assets.Trump's push to fund wall may be delayed as government shutdown looms4/25/2017 2:00:14 AMWASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump indicated an openness on Monday to delaying his push to secure funds for his promised border wall with Mexico, potentially eliminating a sticking point as lawmakers worked to avoid a looming shutdown of the federal government.Not an inside job: How two analysts became SEC whistleblowers4/25/2017 5:05:30 AMWASHINGTON - Four years ago, two analysts who liked to swap notes on numbers they thought looked odd took a fateful step and tipped off U.S. regulators about a company that one of them had watched for months.For Wells Fargo directors, narrow wins may not be enough4/25/2017 4:19:44 AM - A shareholder vote scheduled for Tuesday could throw Wells Fargo & Co's leadership into question if many directors, criticized for their slow response to the bank's phony-account scandal, fail to win solid majorities.Waymo testing self-driving car ride service in Arizona4/25/2017 7:12:21 AMSAN FRANCISCO - Alphabet Inc's Waymo autonomous vehicle group will begin testing a self-driving car program for hundreds of families in Phoenix, Arizona and is buying 500 Chrysler minivans to do so, the companies said on Tuesday.East Coast refiners eye Texas oil as North Dakota alternative4/25/2017 5:13:17 AMNEW YORK - U.S. East Coast refiners are looking to buy increasing volumes of domestic crude oil from the Gulf Coast, two sources said, the latest twist in a trade flow upheaval in the wake of the opening of the Dakota Access pipeline.Ghosn wants Mitsubishi to reform, rules out Nissan merger4/25/2017 7:50:08 AMBEKASI, Indonesia - A full merger of Japanese car makers Mitsubishi Motors Corp (MMC) and Nissan Motor Co Ltd is not on the table, Carlos Ghosn, chairman of both firms, said on Tuesday.T-Mobile open to merger talks, new subscribers top estimates4/24/2017 10:54:29 PM - T-Mobile US Inc is open to merger talks after a federal ban expires this week, the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier said on Monday, as it reported stronger-than-expected subscriber growth in the first quarter.LVMH, Arnault to simplify Christian Dior business structure4/25/2017 8:21:51 AMPARIS - Luxury goods group LVMH and billionaire businessman Bernard Arnault announced on Tuesday a deal to simplify their relationship with Christian Dior by buying out its minority shareholders, a transaction aimed at boosting LVMH's earnings.Credit Suisse investors prepare to grill chairman Rohner over pay4/25/2017 6:32:26 AMZURICH - Credit Suisse Chairman Urs Rohner faces his toughest shareholder meeting to date this week following an investor revolt over bonuses and losses totaling 5.65 billion Swiss francs ($5.7 billion) since 2015.