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PE investments in Asia’s real estate touch five-year high at $27 bln last year.

Partners Group, Charlesbank near deal for Hearthside Food.

More than 200 mln eggs recalled over Salmonella risk.

Art Bell, pioneer of late-night conspiracy radio in the 1990s, dies at 72.

Pentagon cites 2,000 pct increase in Russian troll activity in wake of U.S. bombing of Syrian targets.

Global Infrastructure Partners mulls sale of its stake in Gatwick Airport for 10 bln pounds.

Tension between U.S. military and intelligence agencies on future of cyber warfare operations.

R. Lee Ermey, who played drill sergeant in Full Metal Jacket, dies at 74.

Photo: Actor R. Lee Ermey, a cast member in the remake of the acclaimed 1971 horror classic “Willard,” poses during the premiere of the film March 12, 2003 at The Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, California. “Willard” opens in the United States March 14. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen