World View[ View All ]

Arab states demand Qatar closes Jazeera, cuts back ties to...

By William Maclean and Rania El Gamal | DUBAI DUBAI Four Arab states boycotting Qatar over alleged support for terrorism have sent Doha a...

Turkey rejects call to shut military base in Qatar

By Daren Butler | ISTANBUL ISTANBUL Turkey rejected a call from four Arab states on Friday to shut down its military base in Qatar,...

Deadly London apartment blaze began in Hotpoint fridge freezer, police...

By Michael Holden | LONDON LONDON A fire that killed at least 79 people at a London apartment block started in a Hotpoint (WHR.N)...

Nation[ View All ]

Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of 100 Iraqis

By Dan Levine

Appeals court overturns conviction of ‘Making a Murderer’ inmate

By Ian Simpson

Minnesota will still engage with Cuba despite Trump setback

By Sarah Marsh | HAVANA HAVANA Minnesota’s government and businesses will continue to engage with Cuba in the areas they can, like agricultural trade,...

Politics[ View All ]

Four Republican senators say they cannot support healthcare bill

WASHINGTON Four conservative U.S. Republican senators said on Thursday they are not prepared to vote for the Senate Republican healthcare proposal unveiled on Thursday...

Trump to nominate NFL team owner Johnson as U.S. ambassador...

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will nominate National Football League team owner Woody Johnson as U.S. ambassador to Britain, the White House said on...

Ex-U.S. Attorney Bharara signs book deal after firing by Trump

By Nate Raymond and Gabriella Borter

Business & Finance[ View All ]

Accenture unloads $1.6 billion in pension liabilities to AIG, MassMutual

Ford recalls 15,600 cars in South Africa over fire risk

JOHANNESBURG Ford Motor Co (F.N) is recalling nearly 16,000 Ikon and Figo models in South Africa due to a potential fire risk, it said...

VW waives appeal against German dieselgate compensation cases

BERLIN German carmaker Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) has agreed to buy back diesel cars equipped with illicit emissions control software after deciding not to appeal a...

Science & Tech[ View All ]

India sends 31 satellites into space, some for foreign customers

By Vipin Das M | NEW DELHI NEW DELHI India fired a rocket carrying 31 small satellites into space on Friday, several of them...

Scientists rescue samples of melting Bolivian glacier for posterity

ILLIMANI MOUNTAIN, Bolivia A team of international scientists are transporting samples of ice from a melting glacier in Bolivia to Antarctica, for study and...

Google pushes framework for law enforcement access to overseas data

By Dustin Volz | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google pressed U.S. lawmakers and the international community on Thursday to update laws on how...

Lifestyle[ View All ]

Most U.S. teens have sex by 18, but pregnancies down:...

By Bernie Woodall

Harry Potter still casts spell for fans 20 years on

By Emily G Roe and Neil Hall | LONDON LONDON Dressed in a long black gown and holding a wand, George Massingham is keen...

Two U.S. studies differ over effects of marijuana on drivers

By Taylor Harris