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Money dealer: Brazil president knew of kickback scheme
Issued: August 25, 2015
SAO PAULO — A convicted black market money dealer who turned state's evidence told lawmakers on Tuesday that Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff...
Attorney General: El Salvador uncovers gang explosives plot
Issued: August 25, 2015
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — Salvadoran Attorney General Luis Martinez said Tuesday that authorities had captured a group of gang members who were...
For Guatemala ex-dictator, trial but no punishment
Issued: August 25, 2015
GUATEMALA CITY — Former Guatemalan dictator Efrain Rios Montt can stand trial on charges of genocide and crimes against humanity — but can't be...
China struggles to keep economy on track to 'new normal'
Issued: August 25, 2015
BEIJING — China's slump is shaking the world economy, turning a country long seen as a growth engine into a possible threat. ...
Guatemala's ex-VP ordered to stand trial for corruption
Issued: August 25, 2015
GUATEMALA CITY — Guatemala's former vice president was ordered to stand trial Tuesday, while the Supreme Court took the first step in allowing...
Poland's govt debates aid for farmers hit by drought, heat
Issued: August 25, 2015
WARSAW, Poland — Poland's government is debating forms of aid to farmers who have lost crops and fodder due to an unusual heat and drought in...
Timeline of Chinese stock market slide
Issued: August 25, 2015
BEIJING -- A timeline of the decline of China's main stock market index from its June 12 peak and government efforts to shore up prices: ...
Beijing appears to wind down share-buying — now what?
Issued: August 25, 2015
BEIJING -- China's leaders are winding down a strategy of trying to push up slumping stock prices by spending billions of dollars to buy shares. ...
Islamic State images purport to show destroyed Syrian temple
Issued: August 25, 2015
BEIRUT -- The Islamic State group released propaganda images Tuesday that purport to show militants laying explosives in and then blowing up the...
Global markets rebound as China cuts rates to help economy
Issued: August 25, 2015
BEIJING — Global markets rebounded Tuesday after China's central bank cut its key interest rate to support growth in the world's...
China cuts interest rates in new bid to spur economy
Issued: August 25, 2015
BEIJING -- China cut interest rates Tuesday for a fifth time in nine months in a new effort to shore up slowing economic growth. ...
South Korea halts propaganda broadcasts as Koreas reach deal
Issued: August 25, 2015
SEOUL, South Korea -- After more than 40 hours of talks, North and South Korea pulled back from the brink Tuesday with an accord that allows both...
French-American who would 'give anything' is new attack hero
Issued: August 25, 2015
PARIS -- Mark Moogalian and wife were seated facing each other on the high-speed train when she saw only his expression and the urgent "Get out,...
Japan says ready to act if needed to quell market swings
Issued: August 25, 2015
TOKYO -- Japan is ready to "take appropriate measures," if necessary, to quell volatility in the financial markets, a top government...
Chinese stocks tumble again at open, falling 6%
Issued: August 24, 2015
BEIJING — Chinese stocks have plunged again a day after the country's main benchmark suffered its biggest tumble in eight years. ...
Rival Koreas find a way to avoid disaster, reach deal
Issued: August 24, 2015
SEOUL, South Korea — After 40-plus-hours of talks, North and South Korea on Tuesday pulled back from the brink with an accord that allows both sides...
Rival Koreas again show mastery at pulling back from brink
Issued: August 24, 2015
SEOUL, South Korea — The Koreas on Tuesday once again proved their mastery at pulling back from the brink — this time with an accord forged in two...
IS destruction of ancient Syrian temple erases rich history
Issued: August 24, 2015
BEIRUT — The destruction of the nearly 2,000-year-old temple of Baalshamin by Islamic State militants erased a symbol of the once rich religious life...
World Water Week participants seek solutions to crises
Issued: August 24, 2015
World leaders, water experts and development professionals have gathered in Stockholm to discuss and jointly find solutions to the world’s several...
Turkey's president calls new election after deadline passes
Issued: August 24, 2015
ANKARA, Turkey — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office says the Turkish leader has called a new election a day after a deadline passed for...
Security worry: How to stop the 'lone wolf' attacks
Issued: August 24, 2015
PARIS -- The gunman had an arsenal that he claims to have stumbled upon in a park near the train station. Like three other men accused of drawing up...
Seoul to halt broadcasts as N. Korea shows regret for blast
Issued: August 24, 2015
SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea has agreed to halt propaganda broadcasts at noon Tuesday after North Korea expressed regret over a recent land mine...
How the world's major stocks markets have done this month
Issued: August 24, 2015

With the U.S. and global markets having their worst month in years, here is a breakdown on how bad the damage has been since the declines started...

UN expected cost on Iran nuke monitoring: 9.2M euro per year
Issued: August 24, 2015
VIENNA — The U.N.'s atomic agency tasked with monitoring Iranian compliance with last month's nuclear deal says the work will cost about 9.2...
Police: Ashley Madison hack might have led to suicides
Issued: August 24, 2015
TORONTO -- The hack of the cheating website Ashley Madison has triggered extortion crimes and led to two unconfirmed reports of suicides, Canadian...


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