By Sam Cage
SWORDS (Reuters) - When 20 newly built family homes went up for sale in this Dublin commuter belt town in September, queues started three hours before the viewing opened on ...
By Silvia Aloisi and Valentina Za
MILAN (Reuters) - Italian banks are near saturation point after two years spent frantically buying their own government's bonds, forcing the Treasury t...
Update: Multiple shots were fired inside a northern New Jersey mall shortly before closing time, and there were no immediate reports of fatalities or injuries, a county official said.November 5, 2013, 3:00 pm
BERLIN (Reuters) - German luxury carmaker BMW
Michelle Knight, one of the three women held for a decade in a house in Cleveland, Ohio, says her captor tied her and hung her "like a fish".November 5, 2013, 2:39 pm
Hong Kong (AFP) - Hong Kong's leader threatened sanctions against the Philippines on Tuesday over a row involving the deaths of its tourists in a 2010 hostage crisis in Manila.November 5, 2013, 2:04 pm
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland's services sector grew rapidly in October thanks to the fastest rise in new business in 6-1/2 years, a survey showed on Tuesday, as the bailed-out economy gains momentum bef...November 5, 2013, 1:58 pm
SYDNEY/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Boeing Co
A bill that prohibits workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity has cleared the first hurdle in the US Senate.November 5, 2013, 1:45 pm
By Matt Smith
DUBAI (Reuters) - Vivendi has agreed terms to sell its 53 percent stake in Maroc Telecom to the UAE's Etisalat for 4.2 billion euros (3.5 billion pounds), the latest step ...
By James Pomfret
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong threatened unspecified economic sanctions on the Philippines on Tuesday unless substantial progress is made within a month in talks dema...
Researchers have developed a quick bedside test that can identify 96 per cent of pregnant women who are at high risk of having pre-eclampsia.November 5, 2013, 1:29 pm
Tokyo (AFP) - Japan is considering boosting its fleet of Aegis-equipped destroyers from six to eight to counter threats from North Korean missile development and tensions with China over territory, a daily said Tuesday.November 5, 2013, 12:31 pm
By Wayne Cole
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's central bank held rates at a record low of 2.5 percent for a third month on Tuesday saying past cuts were supporting demand, but cautioned t...
(Reuters) - Documents leaked by former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden show that Britain's surveillance agency is operating a network of "electronic spy posts" from within a st...November 5, 2013, 12:01 pm
A study finds that 55 per cent of adults need financial help from their parents just to get by, while the author calls for a government trust to help.November 5, 2013, 12:01 pm
BEIJING (Reuters) - China needs to sustain economic growth of 7.2 percent to ensure a stable job market, Premier Li Keqiang said as he warned the government against further expanding already loose mon...November 5, 2013, 10:59 am
Seoul (AFP) - North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's aunt fled to the United States while looking after her nephew during his time at a Swiss boarding school in the 1990s, a report said Tuesday.November 5, 2013, 10:46 am
By Natalie Thomas
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's services industry picked up in October, a private survey showed on Tuesday, with gains in new business and employment providing further evi...
By Emily Flitter, Katya Wachtel and Matthew Goldstein
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Steven A. Cohen faces an abrupt end to his career as one of the world's most successful traders after his SAC ...
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