Russia says Bashneft sale back on, and Rosneft can bid

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Russia said on Friday that it was resuming the previously shelved privatization of mid-size oil firm Bashneft and will allow the country's largest crude producer, state-owned Rosneft, to participate in the sale.

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GlaxoSmithKline to pay $20 million to settle U.S. foreign bribery case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline Plc will pay $20 million to settle civil charges that it masked bribes to foreign officials in China by disguising them as legitimate travel, entertainment and marketing expenses, U.S. regulators said on Friday.

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Garden-Variety Cybercrooks Breached Yahoo, Says Security Firm

The hackers who stole the data of hundreds of millions of Yahoo users two years ago were two cybercriminal gangs, InfoArmor reported. That finding contradicts the notion that state-sponsored actors were behind the attack, which Yahoo suggested when it disclosed the breach. Further, the number of users' records stolen is closer to 1 billion than to the 500 million Yahoo acknowledged.

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