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Experimental Ebola drug heals all monkeys in study

An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak...

NATO warns Russia over 'blatant violations' in Ukraine conflict

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday hailed the advances of pro‑Kremlin fighters in eastern...

Pentagon: Iraq operations cost $560 million so far

WASHINGTON (AP) — U. S. military operations in Iraq, including airstrikes and surveillance flights, have cost about $560 million since...

Mass demonstrations in Yemen against Shiite rebels

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis rallied on Friday in the capital and across the country against an armed Shiite rebel group...



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.

McDonald's faces biggest test in Russia since end of Soviet era

McDonald’s Corp., which arrived in Soviet‑era Russia in 1990 and helped open the communist...

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...

Malaysia Airlines to cut 6000 jobs to return to profit

Malaysian Airline System Bhd., which lost two jetliners in air disasters this year, will eliminate 6,000 jobs as the national carrier restructures.