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(Reuters) - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co said it would spin off and merge its struggling IT services business with Computer Sciences Corp, allowing the company to focus on its cloud services business and other fast-growing units. Shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, formed after Hewlett-Packard Co formally split in November, rose 10.5 percent in extended trading on Tuesday. Falls Church, Virginia-based Computer Sciences' shares jumped 19.5 percent to $42.60.
By Maria Tsvetkova and Dmitry Solovyov MOSCOW (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was flying to Russia on Wednesday to bring home detained Ukrainian servicewoman Nadiya Savchenko, in exchange for the release of two Russians held by Kiev, Russian media and a source close to the swap said. Handing over Savchenko, whose release has been demanded by Western governments and who has become a national hero in Ukraine, would ease tensions between Moscow and the West a few weeks before the European Union decides whether to extend sanctions on Russia. Russia's Interfax news agency quoted an unnamed source as saying Poroshenko's aircraft was en route to the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don.