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HOUSTON, March 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. government lifted a ban on Thursday that excluded BP from new federal contracts, after the British oil major filed a lawsuit saying it was being unfairly penalized for its 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill.
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U.S. equity markets took a beating on Thursday, with the S&P 500 taking its worst fall since February 3, as traders fretted about the Chinese economy and financial system.
China's Premier, Li Keqiang, was speaking after the annual session of the national people's congress. Photograph: Feng Li/Getty Images.