Opposition Troops Withdraw From Front Lines In Libya
March 28 2015 12:51 PM EDT
A rival Libyan parliament based in Tripoli ordered troops loyal to it withdrawn from frontlines near Libya's biggest oil ports, a senior lawmaker said Saturday.
Diplomats, UN Staffers Flee Escalating Violence In Yemen
March 28 2015 11:28 AM EDT
The United Nations as well as diplomats from Saudi Arabia have moved their staffs out of Yemen as Houthi fighters target Aden.
Islamist Fighters Now Control Syrian City Of Idlib
March 28 2015 11:19 AM EDT
Islamist groups including al Qaeda's Nusra Front have seized the Syrian city of Idlib for the first time since the conflict in the country started.
Defense In Spotlight At Boston Marathon Bombing Trial
March 28 2015 11:14 AM EDT
As prosecutors rest their case, the trial is expected to turn sharply to his lawyers.
Tentative Accord On Iranian Nuclear Deal Appears Within Reach
March 28 2015 9:28 AM EDT
Iran and representatives from the U.S. and Europe are close to agreeing a two- or three-page accord for the basis of a long-term nuclear deal.
Thousands Gather Before Singapore Founder Lee's Funeral
March 28 2015 9:20 AM EDT
The waiting time to enter Singapore's Parliament House where Lee's body was laying in state was as long as 6 hours just before midday on Saturday.
Japan Set To Extend Multiple Sanctions On North Korea
March 28 2015 4:04 AM EDT
Japan is poised to decide on an extension to a trade embargo, a ban on charter flights and a prohibition on North Korean ships entering Japanese ports.
China's Xi Preaches Peace In Keynote Address
March 28 2015 12:35 AM EDT
Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Saturday that Beijing will never stray from its proclaimed path of peaceful development.
China And Kazakhstan Sign $23.6 Billion In Deals
March 27 2015 10:49 PM EDT
China and Kazakhstan have signed 33 deals worth $23.6 billion covering areas from hydropower to steel, state news agency Xinhua said.
US Says It Rescued Two Saudi Pilots After They Ejected Over Gulf Of Aden
March 27 2015 9:13 PM EDT
The U.S. military rescued two Saudi pilots who ejected from their F-15 fighter jet over the Gulf of Aden, a U.S. defense official said on Friday.
Yemen Houthi Rebels Advance Despite Saudi-Led Air Strikes
March 27 2015 8:57 PM EDT
Houthi rebels made broad gains in the country's south and east Friday despite a second day of Saudi-led air strikes meant to check the Iranian-backed militia's efforts to overthrow President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.
Republican Lawmaker Says Clinton Wiped Email Server Clean
March 27 2015 7:57 PM EDT
The Republican chairman of a U.S. House of Representatives committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks said on Friday that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had failed to respond to the panel's subpoena for documents in the case.
Intel In Talks To Buy Fellow Chipmaker Altera: Report
March 27 2015 4:39 PM EDT
Intel Corp. is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp in a deal that would likely top $10 billion, marking the latest merger in the semiconductor business, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.
Sharapova Suffers Shock Loss At Miami
March 27 2015 9:48 AM EDT
The Russian star was bounced in straight sets by wildcard Daria Gavrilova in the second round of the Miami Open on Thursday.
European Stocks Head For Year's Biggest Weekly Fall
March 27 2015 6:26 AM EDT
Crude oil prices were lower due to the dollar's bounce and as investors reassessed the potential impact of the escalating conflict in Yemen.
India's IndiGo Airline Prepares For $400M Public Offer
March 27 2015 5:00 AM EDT
IndiGo has remained profitable in the last two years, avoiding much of the turbulence to hit rival Indian carriers.
Ford To Triple Exports From India With New $1B Plant
March 27 2015 1:06 AM EDT
Smaller cars are key to Ford's efforts to compete in Asia and particularly in India.
Fed Market Gurus Prep Rate Hike Amid Last-Minute Anxieties
March 26 2015 10:54 PM EDT
The New York Federal Reserve officials tasked with prying interest rates off the floor have been meeting with bankers and traders to plot how best to do it, amid deep uncertainty over how much control they will really have over short-term lending markets.
Apple's Tim Cook Says He'll Donate His Wealth: Report
March 26 2015 6:57 PM EDT
Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook said he planned to give away all his wealth, Fortune magazine reported.
RadioShack Rescue Deal Dogged By Fights And Demands For A New Auction
March 26 2015 5:38 PM EDT
RadioShack Corp.'s rescue deal to keep 1,740 stores open was attacked on Thursday by the bankrupt retailer's top creditor, a failed bidder who called the auction a sham and sought a new sale.