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IMF nations point to exchange rate, geopolitical risks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund's member nations on Saturday warned of risks to the global economy from exchange rate shifts and geopolitical tensions as they took note of "moderate" global growth and "uneven prospects."

Business

BMW recalls 91,800 Mini Coopers to fix air-bag sensor

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - BMW is recalling 91,800 Mini Coopers in the United States to replace a defective sensor that may prevent the front passenger seat air bag from deploying in a crash, the German automaker said on Saturday.

Entertainment

Mezzo Garanca seduces Budapest audience with her 'Carmen'

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Latvian mezzo-soprano Elina Garanca left the audience roaring for more at the end of a recital in Budapest which might have seemed a little short on substance were her singing not so outstanding.

Life

Torrential rain floods Houston before heading toward New Orleans

(Reuters) - Torrential rain triggered flooding on the streets of Houston and sent spectators fleeing from a circus south of the Texas city, officials said on Saturday, as the storm system headed east toward Louisiana and neighboring states.

Sports

White Sox 12, Tigers 3

DETROIT -- Adam LaRoche hit a three-run home run in the third inning and Jose Abreu belted a grand slam one inning later, while Chris Sale allowed four hits over six innings to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 12-3 victory over Detroit that was only the Tigers' second defeat in 11 games this season.

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Exclusive: SunGard to explore possible $10 billion sale - sources

(Reuters) - Financial technology company SunGard Data Systems Inc is preparing to appoint financial advisers to explore a sale that could value it at as much as $10 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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