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Spotify raises $526 million as Apple charges into music streaming

Fast-growing music streaming company Spotify is armed with half a billion dollars in new funding as it faces its most formidable challenger yet — Apple.<p>Spotify's newly closed $526-million financing round puts the privately held firm's value at $8.5 billion, according to people with knowledge of its …

US Ebola nurse fighting quarantine 'completely healthy'

A US nurse, who cared for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, is fighting the state of Maine's right to quarantine her.<p>Kaci Hickox insists, "I am completely healthy, you could hug me" and says it is not her "intention to put anyone at risk".<p>However she thinks the quarantine is unacceptable and lacking …

Pictures of the Week 6.5.14

#followmeto another Moscow Kremlin with @yourleo. More information about our latest shoots and backstage images on