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By Karen Freifeld and Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state issued on Wednesday its final rules for virtual currencies such as bitcoin, easing regulations on the type of companies that could apply for a license. ...more

AP News - 5 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Sheryl Sandberg is marking the end of a period of intense mourning following the death of her husband by saying "I want to choose life and meaning."Sandberg, Facebook's No. 2 executive, lost her husband Dave Goldberg after he die ...more

AP News - 7 mins ago

RIGA, Latvia (AP) — Latvian lawmakers have chosen the defense minister as the Baltic country's next president.It took five rounds of voting Wednesday before Raimonds Vejonis got the backing of a majority of lawmakers in the 100-seat Parliament.< ...more

AP News - 10 mins ago

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The second-in-command of Yemen's Shiite rebels on Wednesday assailed the Saudi-led airstrikes pounding his group's positions and allied forces, insisting they are ready to travel to Geneva for U.N.-mediated peace talks on ending the ...more

AP News - 13 mins ago

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The family-held company that has owned the Columbus Dispatch for more than a century is selling its publishing operations to the New York-based New Media Investment Group, the companies announced Wednesday.The newspaper's p ...more

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service says a man charged with killing his parents and setting their house on fire in New Hampshire last year has been captured in Florida.Investigators have sought 39-year-old Matthew Dion since March 201 ...more

AP News - 16 mins ago

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Lawyers for the man charged with killing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham want a judge to ban reporters from a pretrial hearing in a separate case.A victim in a 2005 sexual assault is expected to testify at a pret ...more

Reuters News - 17 mins ago

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - New Delhi's transport authority on Wednesday rejected the license applications of U.S.-based taxi company Uber and its local rival Ola, citing violation of ban orders imposed by the government last year. India asked unre ...more

AP News - 19 mins ago

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi said the bank's 1.1 trillion euro ($1.2 trillion) stimulus program is supporting the eurozone's modest recovery as the money works its way through the financial system to the real world ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

MOUNT POCONO, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say a head-on crash between a bus and a tractor-trailer has left two people dead and 17 others injured.Monroe County emergency officials say the crash was reported shortly after 10 a.m ...more