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Obama to rename North America's highest peak as Denali on Alaska trip

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Monday will officially restore Denali as the name of North America's tallest mountain, ending a 40-year battle over what to call the peak that has been known as Mount McKinley.


Indian economy offers hope as China struggles

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - For investors worried about the health of emerging economies, India's gross domestic product data for April-June should supply some cheer on Monday - the country is expected to remain the fastest growing major economy for a second straight quarter.


Neurologist, author Oliver Sacks dies at age 82

(Reuters) - Oliver Sacks, the neurologist who studied the intricacies of the brain and wrote eloquently about them in books such as "Awakenings" and "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat," died on Sunday at the age of 82, his personal assistant said.


Dead woman tests positive for Ebola in Sierra Leone

FREETOWN (Reuters) - The body of a woman who died in Sierra Leone has tested positive for the Ebola virus, less than a week after the last person confirmed to have had the disease was released from hospital, health officials said.


Rangers 6, Orioles 0

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Texas left-hander Derek Holland allowed just three hits and struck out 11 in a complete-game shutout as the Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with a 6-0 blanking on Sunday.


Paypal seen rising 40 percent from post spinoff lows: Barron's

NEW YORK (Reuters) - PayPal Holdings Inc , the e-commerce group trading sharply off its recent offering price, could rise 40 percent to $46 a share if it succeeds with investments tied to payments systems innovation, the Aug. 31 edition of Barron's said.

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