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By Sylvia Westall BEIRUT (Reuters) - Kurdish forces battled Islamic State fighters outside Kobani on Tuesday, a monitoring group said, a day after Kurds said they had taken full control of the northern Syrian town following a four-month battl ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The pink mustache is out.Ride-hailing company Lyft has pulled the pink furry mustache that drivers display on the front of their cars and replaced it with a 5-inch-long pink "glowstache" that goes on the dashboard.Abo ...more

Reuters News - 14 mins ago

NAIROBI (Reuters) - The United Nations has secured a pledge for the release of about 3,000 child soldiers in South Sudan, in what it called "one of the largest ever demobilizations of children". The children, aged between 11 and 17, were recr ...more

AP News - 15 mins ago

BOSTON (AP) — A howling blizzard heaped snow on Boston, the rest of eastern Massachusetts and parts of Long Island on Tuesday, delivering wind gusts topping 75 mph, but it failed to live up to the hype farther south in Philadelphia and New York City, w ...more

Reuters News - 19 mins ago

By Thomas Escritt and Anthony Deutsch THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Many leading backers of the International Criminal Court will ignore Israel's call for them to cut funding in response to an inquiry into possible war crimes in the Palestinian terri ...more

Reuters News - 20 mins ago

BOSTON (Reuters) - Jury selection for the trial of the accused Boston Marathon bomber will be postponed until Thursday due to the blizzard pounding the city, court officials said on Tuesday. A massive winter storm has dropped more than 14 inc ...more

Reuters News - 25 mins ago

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's foreign ministry on Tuesday dismissed charges by the U.S. against three men for their alleged involvement in a Russian spy ring operating in New York City. The U.S. government on Monday announced criminal charges a ...more

AP News - 28 mins ago

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — President Barack Obama defended the U.S. government's willingness to cooperate closely with Saudi Arabia on national security despite deep concerns over human rights abuses, as he led an array of current and former American ...more

AP News - 32 mins ago

Areas of the busy Northeast corridor were left to deal with a storm that packed a winter wallop of heavy snow and high winds for some and left others with more typical snow accumulations.Here's what residents of the big cities in the Northeast a ...more

AP News - 35 mins ago

8:30 A.M. ESTMotorists can get back on the roads in New Jersey and New York City, and subways and buses restart. The governors of New York and New Jersey lift travel bans, though New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo kept it in place for Suffolk County on ...more