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LONDON (Reuters) - British crime writer P.D. James, creator of fictional detective Adam Dalgliesh, has died at the age of 94, her agent said on Thursday. Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park, was the author of 20 books, most ...more

Reuters News - 27 mins ago

LONDON (Reuters) - The websites of several British media organizations were hacked on Thursday in a suspected coordinated attack by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), an amorphous hacker collective that supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. ...more

AP News - 34 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of Americans are expected to head to the stores for holiday gift shopping on Thanksgiving in what's quickly becoming a new holiday tradition.Just a few years ago when a few stores started opened late on the holiday, the ...more

AP News - 39 mins ago

ST. LOUIS (AP) — There were only scattered demonstrations around Ferguson during the third night of protests since a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the death of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old.Amid a heavy Natio ...more

AP News - 44 mins ago

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The throngs of protesters who overran Ferguson after the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case dwindled to just a few small groups as people began cleaning up this battered community and seeking something closer to a normal ...more

Reuters News - 46 mins ago

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania's ruling coalition splintered on Thursday as an ethnic Hungarian party announced it would leave Prime Minister Victor Ponta's government, after Ponta suffered an embarrassing defeat in a presidential election earlier in No ...more

AP News - 54 mins ago

PARIS (AP) — Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has a Christmas tree this year thanks to an unusual patron: the Russian government.Amid high tension between Russia and the West over violence in Ukraine, Russia's ambassador to France says the "tree is ...more

AP News - 56 mins ago

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — South Asian heads of state attending their first summit in three years reached a deal on energy sharing Thursday, but failed on two other economic agreements during a retreat where Indian and Pakistan leaders shook hands.F ...more

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PARIS (AP) — Disgruntled farmers have brought their sheep to the Eiffel Tower to protest wolf attacks, and what they call the government's anti-farmer environmental policies.The woolly protesters munched grass near the Paris monument while their ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

LONDON (AP) — Britain's main political parties agreed Thursday to grant Scotland new tax and spending powers to fulfill a promise of greater autonomy made as politicians scrambled to persuade Scots to reject independence in a recent referendum.T ...more