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Global stocks pressured by report on Trump probe, Fed hike, soft U.S. data

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By Hideyuki SanoTOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures and Asian shares slid on Thursday, hit by soft U.S. economic data, a relatively hawkish Federal Reserve and a media report that U.S. President Donald Trump is being investigated by a special counsel for possible obstruction of justice.S&P mini futures dipped as much as 0.3 percent, while MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 0.7 percent, led by resource shares.Japan's Nikkei fell 0.3 percent.European shares were expected to get off to a tentative start, with spread-betters looking at a flat open in Germany's DAX ...

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First Published: Thu, June 15 2017. 12:07 IST
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