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Currency question at heart of Scottish debate
Issued: September 10, 2014
LONDON — In for a penny, in for a pound. ...
China's Li promises more open economy
Issued: September 10, 2014
BEIJING — China's premier has promised to open the world's No. 2 economy wider to foreign companies amid a wave of anti-monopoly...
Obama to seek arms, training for Syrian opposition
Issued: September 9, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will ask Congress to quickly authorize the arming and training of Syrian opposition forces but will press forward...
UN: CO2 levels at annual record high
Issued: September 9, 2014
GENEVA — Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 as increasing levels of man-made pollution transform the planet, the...
Expansion of Panama Canal expected to open in 2016
Issued: September 9, 2014
MADRID — Panama's president says the major expansion of the Panama Canal will be completed in time to open for business in the beginning of 2016. ...
Economic views in much of world: Dim to gloomy
Issued: September 9, 2014
WASHINGTON — The Great Recession officially ended more than five years ago. Yet the feeling of many people around the world can be summarized in one...
Russian officials in Iran to boost economic ties
Issued: September 9, 2014
TEHRAN, Iran — Russian officials have traveled to Iran's capital to boost economic ties between the two countries. ...
Shark kills man in Australia despite rescue try
Issued: September 9, 2014
SYDNEY — A shark killed a man Tuesday at eastern Australia's popular Byron Bay despite a beachgoer's brave rescue attempt, police said. ...
Hunt is on for scientific treasure in Hemingway’s Cuba journals
Issued: September 9, 2014
COJIMAR, Cuba — Ernest Hemingway’s love of the sea and eye for detail have scientists hoping that a visit to Cuba by the author’s grandsons will open...
Bomb injures at least 7 at Chile subway station
Issued: September 8, 2014
SANTIAGO, Chile — A bomb exploded next to a Chilean subway station on Monday, injuring at least seven people, the most damaging of more than two dozen...
Obama to broaden US effort to combat militants
Issued: September 8, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will go on the offensive against the Islamic State group with a broader counterterror mission than he previously...
EU formally adopts new sanctions against Russia
Issued: September 8, 2014
BRUSSELS — The European Council has formally adopted a package of further EU sanctions against Russia over its actions in eastern Ukraine, but is...
Dubai pushes ahead on world's biggest airport plan
Issued: September 8, 2014
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Dubai's ruler has endorsed a $32 billion expansion plan for the city's second airport that aims to make it the...
US weighs security needs at embassies overseas
Issued: September 8, 2014
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is directing all U.S. diplomatic posts overseas to review security and will assist embassies and consulates...
Relatives mark 6 months since MH370 went missing
Issued: September 8, 2014
BEIJING — Chinese relatives of passengers from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 prayed at a Beijing temple Monday to mark six months since the plane went...
Pound sinks as Scottish independence race tightens
Issued: September 8, 2014
LONDON — The British pound slid to a 10-month low against the dollar and shares in Scotland-based companies fell after opinion polls suggested the...


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