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France's EDF to take over Italy's Edison for $915m

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PARIS – Electricite de France says it has reached a preliminary agreement to take over Italy’s Edison for €700 million ($915 million). Under the proposed deal, the French utility will increase its stake in Edison from 50 to just over 80 percent by acquiring shares from Delmi, a holding company controlled by Italian utility A2A. [...]

Cricket: Marsh unlikely to be fit for Australia’s match against India

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MELBOURNE, Australia – Injured Australia opener Shaun Marsh is unlikely to be fit for the first test against India starting on Boxing Day after being ruled out of next week’s Chairman’s XI tour match. Marsh, who made a century on debut against Sri Lanka, continues to be affected by a chronic back injury. He was [...]

Cricket: Pakistan 262-7 in second test match

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DHAKA, Bangladesh – Umar Akmal made a stylish 59 and Shahid Afridi quickly scored 42 to help reach Pakistan 262-7 in 50 overs in the second limited-overs international of a three-match series against Bangladesh on Saturday. Akmal used 54 balls to collect his total while Younis Khan and skipper Misbah-ul-Haq scored 37 each to give [...]