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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Newly proposed virtual currency rules in New York may threaten some of the states start-up firms.
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8 hrs ago | Al Jazeera
A senior separatist leader, Aleksander Borodai, has handed over black boxes from an airliner downed over eastern Ukraine to Malaysian experts in the city of Donetsk.
12 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Iraqi Christians attend a mass at Mar Girgis Church in Baghdad July 20, 2014. The head of Iraq's largest church said on Sunday that Islamic State militants who drove Christians out of Mosul were worse than Mongol leader Genghis Khan and his grandson Hulagu who ransacked medieval Baghdad.
13 hrs ago | Business Journal
VCs invested $13.0 billion in 1,114 deals in the United States during the second quarter, according to a MoneyTree Report by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture Capital Association based on data from Thomson Reuters.
13 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
Volume in Barclays' "dark pool" electronic trading venue has fallen off by 79% in the week and a half after the attorney general filed a lawsuit against the bank, according to data from the Wall Street's self-funded regulator FINRA.
16 hrs ago | RedOrbit
Seen as a defeat for internet privacy advocates, a US District Court judge has approved a warrant to access the entire contents of a Gmail account owned by a person being investigated for their involvement in a money laundering scheme, according to Reuters .
16 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Russian President Vladimir Putin takes a question from reporters at a BRICS gathering in Brasilia on July 16, 2014.
18 hrs ago | Reuters
CBS Outdoor Americas Inc said Monday it would buy the billboard business from Van Wagner Communications, a privately held company with outdoor advertising in New York's Times Square and on buses on the Las Vegas strip, for $690 million in cash.
20 hrs ago | AlertNet
Farmer Nakli Singh, 68, walks in his sugarcane field in Shamli, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, July 19, 2014.
Despite the red scars on his wrists, a souvenir from a summer vacation to see Palestinian relatives that became a nightmare, Tariq Khdeir felt lucky on Sunday as he described his apparent beating by Israeli police earlier this month.
The award, which the cigarette maker has said it will contest, likely falls outside the boundaries for punitive damages that the US Supreme Court has laid down in a series of cases, the lawyers told Reuters.
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting July 18, led by "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters.
In this image made from video released by WikiLeaks on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, former National Security Agency systems analyst Edward Snowden speaks during a presentation ceremony for the Sam Adams Award in Moscow, Russia.
Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin listens during a U.N. Security Council meeting regarding the situation in Ukraine and the recent downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 at the United Nations headquarters in New York July 18, 2014.
A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting itself in second-quarter U.S. earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.
Qatar will host a meeting between Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday to try to reach a ceasefire agreement with Israel to bring an end to 12 days of warfare, a senior Qatari source told Reuters.
Mattel's News Anchor Barbie and Computer Engineer Barbie are shown in front of a display of career-doll Barbies at the Toy Fair in New York in this file photo taken February 12, 2010.
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