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Exclusive: EU frets naval mission off Libya could draw more migrants to sea

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The EU is considering sending warships to the Libyan coast to combat oil and arms smugglers but fears that could encourage more migrants to take to sea in the hope of being rescued and taken to Europe, according to an EU document seen by Reuters.

Business

Weak growth vies with weak peso on rate hike timing : Mexico's Carstens

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mexican central bank governor Agustin Carstens said on Sunday he is eyeing both a deep currency slump and a weak domestic economy as the Banco de Mexico ponders when it will need to lift borrowing costs off a record low.

Entertainment

Wiz Khalifa's tribute to Furious 7's Walker tops UK chart

LONDON (Reuters) - American rapper Wiz Khalifa has scored the fastest selling single of the year, as his tribute to actor Paul Walker, "See You Again", climbed 21 places to top the British chart, the Official Charts Company said on Sunday.

Life

Israel mayor orders Oil Refineries closures over cancer scare

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The mayor of Haifa ordered on Sunday the closure of plants run by Israel's largest refining and petrochemicals group, Oil Refineries, following a report showing high cancer rates in the port city.

Sports

Button a non-starter in Bahrain

MANAMA (Reuters) - Even the back of the grid was beyond the reach of McLaren's Jenson Button on Sunday after an electrical failure ruled the Briton out of the Bahrain Grand Prix before the start.

Technology

DigitalGlobe unveils new tools for troops, others to use imagery

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Reuters) - DigitalGlobe Inc this week unveiled new Web-based tools that could help military troops, relief workers and others use its high-resolution satellite images, social media feeds and other data without needing massive bandwidth.

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