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Iraq bombings kill at least 22

Bombings in and near the Iraqi capital and a blast in the northern city of Kirkuk killed at least 22 people on Friday, security and medical officials said.

Tropical storm flooding shuts down Philippine capital

Heavy rain in the Philippine capital, Manila, caused flooding in many areas on Friday, shutting schools, government offices and financial markets as a...

Modi says al Qaeda will fail in India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said al Qaeda will struggle to recruit members in the world's second‑most populous nation and he praised...

Airlines halt flights to Yemen amid fighting

Foreign airlines halted flights to the main international airport in the Sanaa because of heavy fighting between Shiite rebels and Sunni militias in the...

 

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China fines GSK $492 million for bribery

A Chinese court on Friday fined British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline 3.0 billion yuan ($490 million) following a nearly year‑long bribery probe, the...

Scotland rejects independence as Cameron promises extra powers

Scotland voted to stay in the U. K. in a referendum on independence, stepping back from a breakup of...

Apple's bigger iPhones debut in Asia, Europe to long lines

Apple Inc.’s stores attracted long lines of shoppers for the debut of the latest iPhones, indicating healthy demand for the bigger‑screen...

European stocks advance to six-year high after Scottish vote

European stocks rallied to a 6 1/2- year high as Scotland voted to reject independence from the U. K. The FTSE 100 Index, the benchmark gauge for...