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Thursday, August 28, 2014
US man who may have joined IS allegedly killed in Syria
Minnesota An American man believed to have been killed in Syria was there to fight alongside an extremist militant group, most likely the Islamic State (IS), a U.S. official said.
Burger King is buying Canada's Tim Hortons coffee-and-donuts chain in an US$11.4 billion deal that raised concerns about another U.S. company moving abroad for tax advantages.
Turner Broadcasting offers employees buyouts
The corporate parent of CNN, TNT and TBS on Tuesday offered voluntary buyouts to 600 veteran employees, part of an overall cost-cutting effort at the Atlanta-based broadcasting company founded by Ted Turner.
Argentina says US-based BNY Mellon is not welcome
Bank of New York Mellon, which has played a central role in the legal dispute that pushed Argentina into default last month, is no longer authorized to operate in the South American country, the government said Tuesday.
Monarch butterflies are dying off fast, with 90 percent gone in the last 20 years, and they urgently need endangered species protection, a coalition of environmental and health groups said Tuesday.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Praise for 'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' at Emmys
Cult TV drama series “Breaking Bad” and comedy hit “Modern Family” were the big winners Monday at the annual Emmys, which paid moving tribute to late Hollywood icon Robin Williams.
Mice that were raised in a sterile environment or given antibiotics early in life lacked a common gut bacteria that appears to prevent food allergies, U.S. researchers said Monday.
A three-million-year-old child's skull uncovered in South Africa has no signs of the kind of soft spot that would be seen in human children with larger brains, a study said Monday.
The Russian government has approved injecting 239 billion rubles (US$6.6 billion, 5 billion euros) into two of the country's largest, state-controlled banks that have been hit with Western sanctions.
Thousands bid farewell to slain US teenager
The black teenager whose shooting by a white officer ignited protests and revived the race debate in the United States was eulogized Monday as a victim of abusive policing whose untimely death demands justice.
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
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