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Missouri police sued for $40 million over actions in Ferguson protests

A group of people caught up in unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, after a white officer killed a black...

Somalia sues Kenya at top UN court over maritime border

Somalia took its maritime border dispute with Kenya to the United Nations' top court on Thursday, which could decide the fate of potentially lucrative...

JPMorgan boosts customer data protections after cyber-attack

JPMorgan Chase & Co., the biggest U. S. bank, said it increased defenses against computer hackers after an attack against the industry this month.

Argentines strike over ailing economy

Argentine workers launched a general strike Thursday to protest rising unemployment and runaway inflation, adding to President Cristina Kirchner's...



Time Warner Cable internet disruption sparks probe by Cuomo

Time Warner Cable Inc.’s nationwide Internet service disruption this morning is increasing the scrutiny of its planned merger with Comcast Corp.

'Golden Sanction' to halt Putin in Ukraine has eluded US, EU

As Russian‑backed separatists advance in southeastern Ukraine, the U. S. and European Union are still searching for a sanction that can force...

Humans causing irreversible damage to planet: UN

Humans risk causing irreversible and widespread damage to the planet unless there’s faster action to limit the fossil fuel emissions blamed for...

Country confusion keeps ebola-fearing tourists away from Africa

When Canadian tourist Shauna Magill posted on Facebook that she’d arrived safely in Uganda, a...