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Trinidad says ‘several’ citizens aid ISIS
Issued: October 16, 2014
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad — At least “several” citizens of Trinidad & Tobago have traveled overseas to aid militants including the group known as...
St. Lucia: No visitors from Ebola nations
Issued: October 15, 2014
The leader of the small Caribbean island of St. Lucia issued an order Wednesday to immediately bar entry to travelers coming from three West African...
US report criticizes China's currency policy
Issued: October 15, 2014
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration said Wednesday that China's currency remains "significantly undervalued," but it stopped short of...
China's Alipay offers mobile wallet for US sites
Issued: October 15, 2014
NEW YORK — China's half billion online shoppers will soon have an easier way to shop in the U.S. ...
UN: World has failed to address Ebola outbreak
Issued: October 15, 2014
UNITED NATIONS — The international community has so far failed to adequately address the growing Ebola crisis, the U.N. Security Council said...
Portugal to stick with austerity program in 2015
Issued: October 15, 2014
LISBON, Portugal — Portugal's government is extending into 2015 the main features of its unpopular austerity program, resisting the temptation to...
France risks humiliating 'fail' in EU budget test
Issued: October 15, 2014
PARIS — Pencils down, papers over. ...
US offers $45 million for info on AQAP leaders
Issued: October 14, 2014
WASHINGTON — The U.S. government is offering rewards of up to $45 million for information on the whereabouts of eight senior leaders of the...
Irish unveil growth budget, end 6 years' austerity
Issued: October 14, 2014
DUBLIN — Ireland unveiled its first expansive budget Tuesday since the collapse of the Celtic Tiger economy six years ago, ending an era of austerity...
Istanbul rattled by signs of Islamic State support
Issued: October 14, 2014
ISTANBUL — Istanbul University student Aysegul Korkut is outraged by the images coming out of Syria. But these days the Islamic State group's...
Zuckerberg, wife donate $25M to CDC for Ebola
Issued: October 14, 2014
NEW YORK — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to help address the Ebola...
Citigroup to exit 11 markets in restructuring
Issued: October 14, 2014
NEW YORK — Citigroup said Tuesday that it will bow out of the retail banking business in 11 markets as part of its ongoing effort to restructure and...
German government slashes growth forecast
Issued: October 14, 2014
FRANKFURT, Germany — Europe got more bad news about its dominant economy Tuesday when the German government slashed its growth estimates for this year...
WHO: 10,000 new Ebola cases per week could be seen
Issued: October 14, 2014
GENEVA — A World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months. ...
Proof of payment? In France, look to Twitter
Issued: October 14, 2014
PARIS — Did someone spot you some money for lunch two weeks ago? In France, Twitter users can now publicly repay debts, donate to charity or chip in...
Spain's Catalonia calls off independence vote
Issued: October 14, 2014
BARCELONA, Spain — The leader of Spain's wealthy Catalonia region on Tuesday called off an independence vote but said an unofficial poll would...
Banks harvest callers' voiceprints to fight fraud
Issued: October 13, 2014
LONDON — "This call may be monitored." ...
Top US, UK regulators do exercise on bank failure
Issued: October 13, 2014
WASHINGTON — Top U.S. and British bank regulators, including Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, have taken part in an exercise to see how they would...
Cuban migration surges by land, sea, air
Issued: October 13, 2014
HAVANA — The number of Cubans heading to the United States has soared since the island lifted travel restrictions last year, and instead of making the...
Finance ministers wrestle over deficits, growth
Issued: October 13, 2014
Eurozone finance ministers are debating what to do about Europe's shaky growth prospects and reviewing Greece's plans to make an early exit...
Frenchman Tirole wins Nobel economics prize
Issued: October 13, 2014
STOCKHOLM — French economist Jean Tirole won the Nobel prize for economics Monday for research on market power and regulation. ...
WHO: Ebola is modern era’s worst health emergency
Issued: October 13, 2014
MANILA, Philippines — The World Health Organization called the Ebola outbreak “the most severe, acute health emergency seen in modern times” on Monday...
Bolivia's Morales coasts to 3rd term
Issued: October 12, 2014
LA PAZ, Bolivia — Evo Morales easily won an unprecedented third term as Bolivia's president Sunday on the strength of the economic and political...
Finance chiefs seek to boost global recovery
Issued: October 12, 2014
WASHINGTON — World financial leaders are pledging to act boldly and ambitiously to give a weak and uneven global recovery some momentum, but they have...
US promises $212 million in new Gaza aid
Issued: October 12, 2014
CAIRO — The United States promised $212 million in immediate assistance to the devastated Gaza Strip on Sunday yet urged Palestinians and Israelis to...


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