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Toronto police seek clues about what sparked deadly van attack
TORONTO (Reuters) - The man accused of plowing a rental van into pedestrians on a crowded Toronto sidewalk in Canada's deadliest mass killing in decades was charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder on Tuesday, as police probed what motivated his rampage.

Toronto van suspect a withdrawn figure, with special needs
TORONTO (Reuters) - The suspect in a Toronto van attack that killed 10 people and injured 15 others on Monday attended a high school program for students with special needs where he would often walk the halls with his head down and hands tightly clasped, according to former classmates.

Express Scripts targets new migraine drugs to change U.S. pricing dynamic
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The largest U.S. manager of prescription benefits is telling drugmakers that the current pricing model is broken, and taking aim at Amgen Inc and other makers of new migraine medicines to try and fix it.

Softbank, Google join $1.9 billion investment in China truck-hailing firm
BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Japan's Softbank Group and Alphabet Inc's venture capital fund CapitalG are among investors pouring $1.9 billion into a truck hailing service platform Manbang, the Chinese company said in a statement on Tuesday.

FAANG, industrial stocks hit Wall Street
(Reuters) - A sharp drop in so-called 'FAANG' group of technology stocks pushed the Nasdaq Composite lower on Tuesday, with rising 10-year yields and contrasting earnings reports from industrials also adding to the pressure.

U.S. consumer confidence, housing data highlight economy's strength
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer confidence rebounded in April and new home sales increased more than expected in March, pointing to underlying strength in the economy despite signs that growth slowed in the first quarter.

Unfazed by Brazil's army, Rio drug gangs willing to wait out occupation
RIO DE JANEIRO(Reuters) - Leaders of Rio de Janeiro's heavily armed drug gangs agree on at least one thing with the head of Brazil's army: An ongoing military intervention cannot solve the soaring crime and violence that is roiling the seaside metropolis.

Coke warns of pain from UK sugar tax, U.S. freight costs

Trump warns Iran against restarting nuclear program

Trump's revenge: U.S. oil floods Europe, hurting OPEC and Russia