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AP News - 8 hours ago

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia Airlines on Friday said its loss widened last quarter and apologized for a promotional tweet slammed as insensitive after two deadly passenger jet disasters this year.In its last public financial result bef ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

SAO PAULO (AP) — Pele's condition is improving as he undergoes temporary kidney treatment in an intensive care unit, a Brazilian hospital said Friday.The Albert Einstein hospital said the 74-year-old Pele is "lucid" and breathing normally withou ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — A wealthy pro-Russian candidate who had hoped to be Moldova's next prime minister fled the country before dawn Friday, a dramatic development two days before elections in a country that is deeply torn over whether to move close ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

LONDON (AP) — A fall in energy costs as a result of dramatic declines in oil markets has pushed inflation across the 18-country eurozone down to 0.3 percent in the year to November, official figures showed Friday.Preliminary numbers from the Eur ...more

AP News - 11 hours ago

GENEVA (AP) — In Switzerland, a campaign is on to protect the country's wealth by investing in gold — a lot of gold.In a test of their sense of financial security, the Swiss are being asked to vote on a proposal to make the central bank hold a f ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

ATTERWASCH, Germany (AP) — Five days a week, a giant machine eats its way through soil at the Jaenschwalde open-cast mine in eastern Germany, exposing the brown coal buried beneath.Lignite, as this form of compressed peat is known, is becoming a ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's inflation rate edged lower in October, highlighting the difficulty Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faces in his campaign to overcome deflation in the world's third-largest economy.The core consumer price index, excluding fresh foo ...more

AP News - Nov 27, 2014 4:21 PM

GENEVA (AP) — Five officials, including three long-serving FIFA executive committee members, are being investigated in the corruption probe into the bidding contests for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.A person familiar with the cases confirmed the ...more

AP News - Nov 27, 2014 2:54 PM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff named a former treasury secretary with a reputation as a fiscal conservative as finance minister on Thursday in a move that's widely seen as charting a new course for Brazil's flagging economy an ...more

AP News - Nov 27, 2014 2:37 PM

VIENNA (AP) — Reflecting its lessening oil clout, OPEC decided Thursday to keep its output target on hold and sit out falling crude prices that will likely spiral even lower as a result.Oil prices fell sharply on the news. Even though the decisi ...more