America Breaking News: Hollande: Any US Spying Threatens Free-trade Talks

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French President Francois Hollande demanded that the United States immediately stop its alleged eavesdropping on European Union diplomats and suggested that the widening surveillance scandal could derail negotiations for a free-trade deal potentially worth billions. Manufacturing activity grew in June, rebounding from an unexpected contraction the prior month, but hiring in the sector was the weakest in nearly four years Fury was building in Europe as new leaks about NSA spying were published by various newspapers and magazines. Perhaps most notably, Der Spiegel reported that German Federal Prosecutor's Office is now looking into allegations about hundreds of millions of German communications monitored by the NSA each month. T

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