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Farmers protest across Europe, press ministers to act

Farmers protest across Europe, press ministers to act

By Philip Blenkinsop, David Latona and Anna Wlodarczak-Semczuk BRUSSELS/MADRID/WARSAW (Reuters) -Farmers on Monday blocked a border crossing between Poland and Germany, threw bottles at police in Brussels and gathered in Madrid to demand action on cheap supermarket...

Dollar index on track for first weekly fall this year

Dollar index on track for first weekly fall this year

By Karen Brettell NEW YORK (Reuters) -The U.S. dollar index was on track for its first weekly fall in 2024 on Friday as investors took a breather from buying the currency following an almost two-month rally built on expectations that the Federal Reserve will begin...