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Israel strikes house of Hamas Gaza leader, digs in for long fight

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's military pounded targets in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country needed to be prepared for a long conflict in the Palestinian enclave, squashing any hopes of a swift end to 22 days of fighting.

Business

Citi to hire 100 bankers in Asia, eyes more business from smaller clients

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Citigroup plans to hire as many as 100 bankers in a renewed push into Asia-Pacific commercial banking, following in rival HSBC's footsteps with a strategy that focuses on selling smaller corporate clients a wider range of products.

Entertainment

Kiefer Sutherland answers back

Kiefer Sutherland has responded after Freddie Prinze Jr. labelled him “the most unprofessional dude in the world”.

Freddie, who starred alongside Kiefer in the eighth series of hit show 24 in 2010, launched an outspoken attack on Kiefer during an appearance at the Comic-Con event this weekend.

Life

New Mexico nuclear waste dump was cited for workplace violations

(Reuters) - An underground nuclear waste dump in New Mexico that leaked radiation in February was cited by federal mine safety inspectors for dozens of workplace violations, almost all of which have been remedied, officials said Monday.

Sports

Lakers appoint Scott as head coach

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Lakers appointed former player Byron Scott as their new head coach on Monday, bringing an end to their "extensive and thorough" search for Mike D'Antoni's replacement.

Technology

Microsoft targeted in apparent Chinese anti-trust probe

BEIJING (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp appears to be the latest U.S. company targeted by China for anti-trust investigation after government officials paid sudden visits to the software firm's Chinese offices on Monday.

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