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  • National Guard to withdraw from a quieter Ferguson

    National Guard to withdraw from a quieter Ferguson

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:44 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:44:44 GMT
    The streets of Ferguson have been peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions have been subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted for several nights after a white police officer fatally...More >>
    The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions subsided in the St. Louis suburb where unrest erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.More >>
  • Nigeria confirms 2 new Ebola cases

    Nigeria confirms 2 new Ebola cases

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:44 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:44:41 GMT
    Nigerian Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu says the country has confirmed two new Ebola cases, the first two to have spread beyond those who had direct contact with the ill traveler from Liberia who brought the...More >>
    Nigerian Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu says the country has confirmed two new Ebola cases, the first two to have spread beyond those who had direct contact with the ill traveler from Liberia who brought the disease to...More >>
  • UN: death toll from Syrian civil war tops 191,000

    UN: death toll from Syrian civil war tops 191,000

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:37 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:37:23 GMT
    The death toll from Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people killed between March 2011 and April 2014, the United Nations reported Friday.More >>
    The death toll from three years of Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday.More >>
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  • In Gaza, 7 more alleged Israel informants killed

    In Gaza, 7 more alleged Israel informants killed

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:27 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:27:17 GMT
    A Gaza health official says two Palestinians have been killed in an Israeli airstrike as fighting continued for a third day after the collapse of Egyptian-led cease-fire talks.More >>
    A witness and Hamas media say that masked gunmen have killed seven suspected informants for Israel near a Gaza City mosque as worshippers were ending midday prayers.More >>
  • Yellen speech awaited for any hint on rate timing

    Yellen speech awaited for any hint on rate timing

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:26 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:26:47 GMT
    Two days after the Federal Reserve revealed an intensifying internal debate over interest rates, Chair Janet Yellen will address the annual Fed conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, with investors seeking any clear...More >>
    Two days after the Federal Reserve revealed an intensifying internal debate over interest rates, Chair Janet Yellen will address the annual Fed conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, with investors seeking any clear hints of...More >>
  • Asia stocks rise, Europe flat ahead of Yellen talk

    Asia stocks rise, Europe flat ahead of Yellen talk

    Friday, August 22 2014 5:04 AM EDT2014-08-22 09:04:18 GMT
    Most Asian stock markets inched higher Friday after a record day on Wall Street powered by upbeat data that adds to evidence the world's biggest economy is gaining strength. Gains were tempered as investors...More >>
    Most Asian stock markets pushed higher Friday after a record day on Wall Street powered by upbeat data that added to evidence the world's biggest economy is gaining strength. European shares were flat as investors...More >>
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  • Philippines makes arrests in online extortion ring

    Philippines makes arrests in online extortion ring

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:04 AM EDT2014-08-22 11:04:47 GMT
    Philippine police have arrested eight suspected members of an online extortion ring accused of blackmailing over 1,000 Hong Kong and Singapore residents after luring them into exposing themselves in front of webcams.More >>
    Philippine police have arrested eight suspected members of an online syndicate accused of blackmailing more than 1,000 Hong Kong and Singapore residents after luring them into exposing themselves in front of webcam, an...More >>
  • UPS says 51 retail stores breached by malware

    UPS says 51 retail stores breached by malware

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:35 AM EDT2014-08-22 07:35:14 GMT
    By DAVID KOENIG AP Business Writer Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.More >>
    By DAVID KOENIG AP Business Writer Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.More >>
  • Social media pushes back at militant propaganda

    Social media pushes back at militant propaganda

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:35 AM EDT2014-08-22 07:35:09 GMT
    Twitter is trying to block the spread of gruesome images of the beheading of journalist James Foley by Islamic State militants, while a movement to deny his killers the publicity they crave is also gaining momentum.More >>
    The extremists of the Islamic State group have turned their social media into a theater of horror, broadcasting a stomach-turning stream of battles, bombings and beheadings to a global audience.More >>
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