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Israel, UAE announce normalisation of relations with US help

Israel and UAE to establish full diplomatic ties, as Tel Aviv says deal will 'delay' annexation of Palestinian lands.

A network of abuse against Irish women

The Take takes a deep dive into a documentary that exposed the disturbing fate of thousands of babies born to Irish unmarried mothers.

UK's top firms step up support for domestic violence victims

UK's top firms step up support for domestic violence victims

Official UK figures estimate about two million people, mainly women aged 16 to 74, suffer some form of domestic abuse.

US jobless claims fall below 1 million for first time since March

US jobless claims fall below 1 million for first time since March

Jobless claims are the lowest since mid-March when coronavirus restrictions began closing non-essential businesses.

US firms urged to set targets to get Black women in top jobs

US firms urged to set targets to get Black women in top jobs

Black women make up 7.4% of the population, but hold just 1.4% of executive positions in the US, LeanIn.Org says.

A financial iron curtain? China seen bracing for more US action

A financial iron curtain? China seen bracing for more US action

Chinese officials, economists discuss likely responses if US blocks China from dollar settlements, freezes investments.