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BERLIN (AP) — Germany's foreign minister said Friday that new allegations of U.S. eavesdropping on senior German government officials' telephones need to be clarified "as quickly as possible" and that he hoped Washington would be forthcoming with infor ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — Lawmakers in the Russian parliament have voted for a bill forcing online search engines to remove search results about a specific person at that person's request.The Russian State Duma on Friday voted overwhelmingly for the controv ...more

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BEIJING (Reuters) - China's air force dispatched a drone to the site of an earthquake in the far western region of Xinjiang on Friday to help in monitoring work, in what it said was the first time it had used an unmanned aircraft for such a task. ...more

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MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Preparations began Friday to allow thousands of eastern Tennessee residents to return to their homes after a CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire.About 5,000 people within a mile-and-a-half r ...more

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NEW DELHI (AP) — India released new data Friday showing that more than 70 percent of its people live in villages, with the majority extremely poor and dependent on manual labor.The data from India's socio-economic and caste census was collected ...more

Reuters News - 31 mins ago

By Jemima Kelly LONDON (Reuters) - There is at least one legal way to get your euros out of Greece these days, to guard against the prospect that they might be devalued into drachmas: convert them into bitcoin. Although absolute fig ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes and upcoming referendum (all times local):___3:00 p.m.Greece' finance minister says an agreement with the country's creditors "is more or less done" as European offi ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Deal makers from New York to London had a busy first half of the year, and mega-mergers drove the frenzy.Companies around the world announced mergers and acquisitions worth $2.3 trillion, according to figures from data provider D ...more

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By Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani police said on Friday they had arrested a Muslim cleric accused of leading a mob trying to kill a Christian couple for allegedly desecrating the Koran. Police rescued the Ch ...more

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KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's president has called for dialogue with the opposition to reduce tensions in the Central African country, a move the opposition and international community fear will delay elections.President Joseph Kabila, in power ...more