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C. African Republic talks on hold; rebelsC. African Republic talks on hold; rebels absentChron.comBRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo (AP) — Observers say Central African Republic's peace talks are on hold after a rebel delegation failed to show up for the second day of meetings. The development Tuesday marks a setback for regional mediators trying to ...and more »
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 9:00 am
EU threatens Russia with more sanctions, butReutersEU threatens Russia with more sanctions, but words ring hollowReutersBRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union foreign ministers threatened Russia on Tuesday with harsher sanctions over Ukraine, but tougher talk may not be matched by much action after France's president signaled the disputed delivery of a warship to Moscow ...Europe must tackle Russia using the only weapon that will workTelegraph.co.ukMicex Rebounds With Bonds as Losses Seen Overdone; Ruble GainsBusinessweekEU to Consider More Sanctions on RussiaWall Street JournalTimes of India -New York Times -Financial Timesall 646 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 8:51 am
Britain does U-turn on ex-KGB agentGetty ImagesBritain does U-turn on ex-KGB agent Litvinenko murder inquiryReutersLONDON (Reuters) - Britain announced on Tuesday it would hold a public inquiry into the death of a former Russian spy who accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of ordering his murder, but denied the decision was linked to the Ukraine crisis.UK announces inquiry for Russian spy deathDaily MailAlexander Litvinenko death: UK announces public inquiryBBC NewsBritain to hold public inquiry into poisoning death of ex-KGB agent Alexander ...ABC OnlineNPR (blog) -The Sun Daily -Getty Imagesall 210 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 8:47 am
Kerry Discusses Gaza with Arab League,Voice of AmericaKerry Discusses Gaza with Arab League, Egyptian OfficialsVoice of AmericaCAIRO —. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Cairo for talks with Egyptian and Arab League officials on finding an end to fighting in Gaza. Kerry told Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri that he is here to help push for an immediate cessation of ...Israelis firmly behind Gaza operation as military losses mountChristian Science MonitorDelta cancels all Israel flights over missile fearChron.comIsrael Declares Soldier Hamas Says Holds in Gaza MissingBloombergWall Street Journal -Haaretz -ABC Newsall 8,060 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 8:41 am
Monitors claim rebels still tampering withFox NewsMonitors claim rebels still tampering with Malaysia Airlines crash site despite UN ...Fox NewsA refrigerated train carrying the bodies of many of the victims of the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 arrived in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv Tuesday, as an international monitoring group charged that pro-Russia rebels continued to tamper with the crash site ...Obama urges immediate access to Ukraine crash siteWashington PostPutin Says Russia Will Try to Influence Rebels to Help Malaysia Airlines ProbeWall Street JournalUPDATE 2-Putin says will use influence on Ukraine rebels, denounces WestReutersThe Globe and Mail -New York Times -Sydney Morning Heraldall 25,473 news articles »
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 8:28 am
TCU's Fields investigated for allegedFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU suspended defensive end Devonte Fields on Tuesday pending the results of a police investigation into whether he punched a former girlfriend in the head and threatened her with a gun while shouting, "I should blast you!"
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 1:38 pm
'Downton Abbey' back on Jan. 4 for season 5BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — "Downton Abbey" will be back for its fifth season on Jan. 4, but the return date for another hit PBS series, "Sherlock," is up in the air, PBS chief executive Paula Kerger said Tuesday.
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 1:37 pm
Top airlines cancel Israel flights afterMajor US, European and Canadian airlines cancelled flights to and from Israel on Tuesday after a rocket fired from Gaza struck near its main international airport in Tel Aviv. The cancellations highlighted heightened worldwide fears of a rocket hitting a passenger jet in the wake of last week's downing of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 over rebel-held eastern Ukraine with nearly 300 on boar In the United States, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) banned US airlines from Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport for at least 24 hours, citing the ongoing crisis in Gaza.
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 1:36 pm
Microsoft profit dips toNew York (AFP) - Microsoft said Tuesday its profits fell seven percent in the past quarter to $4.6 billion while revenues got a strong lift from cloud services.
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 1:35 pm
Apple's fiscal 3Q earnings top analystSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone, a model that is expected to cater to consumers yearning for a bigger screen.
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 1:33 pm