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Former NFL kicker Bironas dies in car wreck

Former Tennessee Titans’ kicker Rob Bironas died late Saturday in a single vehicle car crash in Nashville, police said on Sunday.

Clashes in Yemeni capital cast doubt on deal signing

Shi'ite Houthi rebels and government forces fought for a fourth straight day in the Yemeni capital, residents said, despite the announcement of a U....

Who wins Senate control? November 4 might not decide

A suspenseful election night is one thing, but what if it stretches out for a month? Or into next year?

Iran seeks give and take on militants, nuclear program

Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like to see more flexibility on Iran's uranium...



G-20 sees potential excessive risk in markets on low rates

Group of 20 finance chiefs and central bankers said low interest rates are contributing to a potential increase in financial market risk, as major policy...

Ukraine cease-fire rattled by battles after buffer zone pact

Ukraine’s truce was shaken further by battles after the government and pro‑Russian separatists agreed to create a buffer zone to strengthen the...

World's richest up $7b as Alibaba's Ma surges on IPO

The world’s 400 richest people added $6.5 billion to their collective net worth this week as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. staged the biggest initial...

Turkey says Islamic State freed 49 hostages taken in June

Turkey won the release of 46 citizens and three Iraqis taken hostage by Islamic State in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul in June, Prime Minister Ahmet...