Zhoushan (China) (AFP) - A Chinese hospital ship set sail for the typhoon-ravaged Philippines Thursday, with foreign media given unprecedented access to a navy base as Beijing seeks to promote its aid effort nearly two weeks after the disaster.November 22, 2013, 6:03 am
By Luke Swiderski
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Dow industrials closed above 16,000 for the first time on Thursday as stocks rebounded from three days of weakness, after economic data pointe...
By Sharon Bernstein and Alex Dobuzinskis
(Reuters) - The United States signalled to North Korea on Thursday that it could improve its strained ties with Washington by releasing U.S. cit...
By Kate Holton, Paul Sandle and Leila Abboud
BARCELONA (Reuters) - Three major rivals to advertising groups Omnicom
By Soyoung Kim
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Barclays Plc
By Pete Sweeney
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Rapid swings in Chinese financial markets in response to ambitious reform plans herald a white-knuckle year for investors, as speculation on the dir...
World News Update, what you need to knowNovember 22, 2013, 4:48 am
Kuala Lumpur (AFP) - A street mural that was whitewashed by authorities because it highlighted Malaysia's crime problem has gone viral, with versions popping up across the country and earning their creator comparisons to UK graffiti artist Banksy.November 22, 2013, 4:34 am
Yangon (AFP) - Myanmar said Thursday it will not grant citizenship to Muslims identifying themselves as Rohingya, despite renewed pressure by the United Nations which describes the stateless minority as among the world's most persecuted.November 22, 2013, 4:04 am
Ten Greenpeace activists have been released on bail in Moscow following a surprise endorsement from President Vladimir Putin.November 22, 2013, 4:04 am
By Gerry Shih
SAN JOSE, California (Reuters) - A U.S. jury awarded Apple Inc about $290 million (179.08 million pounds) in a damages retrial against Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, restorin...
By Steven C. Johnson
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The euro zone does not face a "lost decade" like Japan experienced in the 1990s, and reforms will help support a gradual recovery that is alrea...
Finance News Update, what you need to knowNovember 22, 2013, 3:46 am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Next year's planned European bank stress tests will lack credibility in financial markets unless authorities have a clear idea how to address any capital shortages uncovered, a to...November 22, 2013, 3:27 am
By Alister Bull and Margaret Chadbourn
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen moved closer on Thursday to becoming the first woman to lead the U.S. central bank ...
BAQUBA, Iraq (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded in a busy market in northeastern Iraq on Thursday, killing at least 25 people and wounding more than 30, the town's mayor and medical sources said.
By Aija Braslina
RIGA (Reuters) - Rescue workers pulled bodies from the ruins of a collapsed supermarket in the Latvian capital Riga on Friday as the death toll rose to 47 in the Baltic...
Jakarta (AFP) - Indonesia's military halted training with Australia as a decision to suspend cooperation due to spying claims took effect, while angry demonstrators in Jakarta declared Thursday they were "ready for war" with Canberra.November 22, 2013, 3:08 am
Brisbane (Australia) (AFP) - Stuart Broad said England felt like silent assassins over their understated Ashes build-up after he made his loudest critics eat their words with a memorable five-wicket haul on Thursday.November 22, 2013, 2:54 am
LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England will keep interest rates low for "a sustained period", the central bank's chief economist Spencer Dale said on Thursday, echoing other top policymakers who have ...November 22, 2013, 2:52 am
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