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EU forecasts deeper economic hit from pandemic

The European Union's executive forecasts that the bloc's economy will contract more than previously expected because of the coronavirus pandemic, which has caused lockdowns on business and public life that are only slowly being eased.

German prosecutors arrest head of Wirecard's Dubai unit

German prosecutors said Monday they had arrested the head of a Dubai-based subsidiary of Wirecard, widening the circle of suspects in a multi-billion-dollar fraud investigation into the collapse of the payments company.

Concert to commemorate Syrian suffering, musical history

Nine musicians from the Syrian diaspora in Europe are playing Sunday in the 24th friendship concert conducted by Riccardo Muti, this year at the Paestum archaeological site in southern Italy, but the coronavirus pandemic blocked others from arriving directly from Syria.

Italian film composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91

Ennio Morricone, the Oscar-winning Italian composer whose haunting scores to Spaghetti Westerns like "A Fistful of Dollars" and "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" helped define a cinematic era, died on Monday. He was 91.

Uber launches grocery delivery in Canada, Latin America

Uber unveiled plans Tuesday to launch grocery delivery through its recently acquired subsidiary Cornershop. The new service will roll out in cities in Canada and Latin America this week, and in the United States later this month.

Uber launches grocery delivery in Canada, Latin America

Uber unveiled plans Tuesday to launch grocery delivery through its recently acquired subsidiary Cornershop. The new service will roll out in cities in Canada and Latin America this week, and in the United States later this month.