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Stocks steady but NZ dollar surges after small rate cut
Issued: July 23, 2015
TOKYO — Global stock markets were mostly higher Thursday after Greece passed another bailout hurdle and New Zealand cut interest rates. ...
Ferrari parent company files for share listing on NYSE
Issued: July 23, 2015
MILAN — Ferrari's parent company has filed an initial public offering to list shares of the luxury sports car brand on the New York Stock...
EU opens antitrust case against 6 major US movie studios
Issued: July 23, 2015
BRUSSELS — The European Union has launched an antitrust case against six major U.S. movie studios, including Disney and Warner Bros, and British...
Russian capsule takes off for International Space Station
Issued: July 22, 2015
BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan — A Souyz space capsule has blasted off from the Russian manned launch facility in Kazakhstan, carrying a Russian, an American...
UAE to scrap subsidized price controls on fuel
Issued: July 22, 2015
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Drivers in the car-loving Emirati cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi can no longer count on below-market rates at the pump...
France set to back reducing reliance on nuclear power
Issued: July 22, 2015
PARIS — French lawmakers are set to approve a bill aimed at reducing the country's reliance on nuclear power and boost the usage of renewable...
After escape, Mexico cartel boss faces altered drug business
Issued: July 22, 2015
MEXICO CITY — Mexico's most powerful drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, has a lot to catch up on as he returns to a drug-trafficking...
Apple outlook weighs on global markets
Issued: July 22, 2015
LONDON — A cautious outlook from Apple coupled with indifferent earnings from U.S. technology firms weighed on global stock markets Wednesday ahead of...
World mayors at Vatican seek 'bold climate agreement'
Issued: July 21, 2015
VATICAN CITY — Dozens of mayors from around the world demanded Tuesday that their national leaders take bold steps at the Paris climate talks this...
Greece's Tsipras stays popular despite bailout hardship
Issued: July 21, 2015
ATHENS, Greece — Under Alexis Tsipras, Greece slid back into recession, sank deeper into debt and found itself pushed to the brink of bankruptcy. Then...
Germanwings crash families accuse airline of ignoring them
Issued: July 21, 2015
BERLIN — A group of parents whose children were killed in the Germanwings plane crash in March have written a scathing letter to Lufthansa's CEO,...
Greece: new bailout talks to start after bank laws passed
Issued: July 21, 2015
ATHENS, Greece — Greece's government spokeswoman says talks with the country's creditors for a new multibillion-euro rescue package will begin...
Japan annual defense paper shows heightened worry over China
Issued: July 21, 2015
TOKYO — Japan emphasized China as a threat in escalating regional tensions in this year's annual defense report as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's...
Mayors at Vatican seek 'bold climate agreement'
Issued: July 21, 2015
VATICAN CITY — Dozens of environmentally friendly mayors from around the world demanded Tuesday that their national leaders take bold steps at the...
Striking French ferry workers snarl Eurotunnel entrance
Issued: July 21, 2015
PARIS — Striking French ferry workers are blocking access to the loading terminal for the Eurotunnel that links France and England, delaying cargo and...
CEO of Japan's Toshiba resigns over doctored books
Issued: July 21, 2015
TOKYO — Toshiba's CEO and eight other executives resigned Tuesday to take responsibility for doctored books that inflated profits at the Japanese...
Greek banks reopen but cash limits remain and taxes soar
Issued: July 20, 2015
ATHENS, Greece — Greek banks reopened Monday for the first time in three weeks, but strict limits on cash withdrawals and higher taxes on everything...
Turkey suspects Islamic State behind bomb that killed 31
Issued: July 20, 2015
ISTANBUL — Authorities suspected the Islamic State group was behind an apparent suicide bombing Monday in southeastern Turkey that killed 31 people...
UN endorses Iran nuclear deal with 6 world powers
Issued: July 20, 2015
UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously endorsed the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers and authorized a...
Taxes and more taxes: Greeks grapple with new price hikes
Issued: July 20, 2015
ATHENS, Greece — How much did you say? ...
Searching for ET: Hawking to look for extraterrestrial life
Issued: July 20, 2015
LONDON — Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has joined a Russian billionaire to launch a major new effort to listen for aliens in the search for...
European markets advance amid calmer Greece backdrop
Issued: July 20, 2015
LONDON — Stock markets across Europe eked out some modest gains Monday as Greek banks opened their doors for the first time in more than three weeks,...
Russian scientists squeezed by sanctions, Kremlin policies
Issued: July 20, 2015
NOVOSIBIRSK, Russia — Hundreds of Russian scientists say companies abroad are refusing to sell them scientific equipment they need to do their work...
Iran FM criticizes US, Israel over threat of military action
Issued: July 20, 2015
TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's foreign minister on Monday criticized the United States and Israel for not taking the threat of military action against...
Italy: 4 Italians kidnapped in Libya near Eni complex
Issued: July 20, 2015
ROME — Four Italian construction workers have been kidnapped in Libya near an industrial complex owned by the Italian energy giant Eni in the western...


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