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Syria refugee flood to Turkey hits 100,000

The 19-year‑old Kurdish militant, who has been fighting the Islamic State group in Syria, brought his family across the border into Turkey to safety...

At least 10 dead, 35 missing in shipwreck off Libya

At least 10 migrants have died in a shipwreck off Libya and up to 35 more are missing, presumed drowned, Italian media reported on Sunday.

Ashraf Ghani declared president-elect in contested Afghan poll

Afghanistan's election commission declared former finance minister Ashraf Ghani as the...

Kenyans recall mall attack terror

One year ago, al Shabaab militants stormed Nairobi's Westgate Mall, killing 67 people in one of the worst terror attacks the country has seen. Jillian...



Obama, UN, US home sales, IPOs, Nike: The week ahead

U. S. sales of previously owned and new homes probably climbed in August as the market strengthened, data this week will show.

Gold bulls extend longest 2014 exit as prices drop: Commodities

Hedge funds extended this year’s longest exit from bullish gold bets as slumping prices and...

Balls vows to restore 50% tax, cut ministers' pay if UK Labour wins

The opposition Labour finance spokesman, Ed Balls, will tomorrow pledge to cut U. K. ministers’...

China coal peak imminent, makes coal risky investment - Study

Chinese demand for coal may peak as soon as this year, hurting a world market already suffering from...