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US Stock Rally To Continue As Summer Beckons?
May 28 2013 5:32 AM EDT
U.S. stock futures pointed to a higher open Tues., buoyed by Asia's and Europe's solid upside day.
Amway India CEO, Two Directors Arrested For Fraud
May 28 2013 5:04 AM EDT
Amway’s India chairman and CEO William S Pinckney and two company directors were arrested Monday on charges of financial fraud.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals To Buy Bausch & Lomb
May 28 2013 4:01 AM EDT
The Canadian drugmaker's takeover deal places it among the world's biggest pharmaceutical firms
Brookyln Bridge Reopened After Abandoned Vehicle Causes Closure
May 28 2013 3:00 AM EDT
The Brooklyn Bridge was re-opened to traffic after being closed on Monday, following suspicions over an abandoned vehicle.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Likely To Sport 13 Megapixel Camera With Optical Image Stabilization
May 28 2013 2:39 AM EDT
Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Note 3 is rumored to feature a 13-megapixel camera with Optical Image Stabilization, or OIS technology.
African Union Forming Emergency Military Task Force
May 27 2013 10:08 AM EDT
Africa made strides in creating its own military rapid reaction force to deal with security emergencies in the continent.
India Vies For Investments, Nuclear Deal Accord With Japan
May 27 2013 8:18 AM EDT
Accord on civil nuclear cooperation and wooing of Japanese investments to India dominate the agenda of Indian PM's state visit to the nation.
Communist Rebels Kill 7 Filipino Policemen In Ambush
May 27 2013 6:45 AM EDT
Northern Philippines was witness to death of seven Filipino policemen on Monday in a Communist guerrilla ambush.
Europeans Investigate Apple's iPhone Sales Tactics
May 27 2013 5:37 AM EDT
The European Commission will investigate Apple's tactics to sell the iPhone.
Nikkei Falls By More Than 3 Percent, Again
May 27 2013 4:24 AM EDT
Japan's Nikkei index fell yet again by more than 3 percent in a cautious Asian market.
Bus Plunge In India Claims 21 Lives
May 27 2013 3:44 AM EDT
About 11 members of a family were among 21 people killed when a bus fell into a canal in India's Uttar Pradesh state.
London Murder Suspect Was Arrested In Kenya In 2010
May 26 2013 11:03 AM EDT
Michael Adebolajo was caught trying to join Somali fighters, Kenyans say, but was sent back to UK.
African Union Celebrates 50-Year Anniversary
May 25 2013 11:41 AM EDT
On May 25, 1963, the AU’s predecessor, the Organization of African Unity, was established.
Seven Filipino Soldiers, Five Militants Killed In Military Offensive Against Abu Sayyaf Militants
May 25 2013 7:23 AM EDT
A Philippine military a raid on the al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf militants killed seven Filipino soldiers and five militants, on Saturday.
China Seals Maiden Free Trade Deal With Switzerland
May 25 2013 5:54 AM EDT
Li Keqiang seems have to scored big in Switzerland with the signing of a bilateral free trade agreement on Friday.
Install Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean On HTC One X Using CM10.1 [Tutorial]
May 25 2013 3:59 AM EDT
HTC One X users can update their device with CM10.1 RC2 custom ROM based on the new Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware update.
Cylinder Blast In School Bus Kills 17 Children, Teacher In Pakistan
May 25 2013 3:24 AM EDT
An gas cylinder explosion in a school bus killed at least 17 children and a teacher in Pakistan's Gujrat district in Punjab province.
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Spotted Running On Nexus 4, Features Updated Camera UI
May 25 2013 3:05 AM EDT
Thailand Mobile Expo 2013 seems to have taken the wraps off Android 4.3 Jelly Bean as it was spotted running on a Nexus 4 device.
Top After-Market NYSE Movers For May 24, 2013
May 25 2013 2:40 AM EDT
The top after-market NYSE gainers Friday were Hertz Global Holdings Ltd, Quicksilver Resources, Yingli Green Energy Holdings Co. Ltd, Nordic American Tanker Ltd and Office Depot Inc. The top after-market NYSE losers were Exelon Corporation, Cimarex Energy Co., NRG Energy Inc., Global Ship Lease Inc., and FirstEnergy Corp.
Japan's Shinzo Abe Embarks On Maiden Myanmar Trip
May 24 2013 8:50 AM EDT
With Tokyo seeking to bolster ties with Asia countries to counter China's influence in the region, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe began his maiden visit to Myanmar.