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New York Times
  1. New York City, Alabama, Putin: Your Monday Evening BriefingMon, 11 Dec 2017 23:14:32 GMT
    Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day. More...
  2. New York City, North Korea, Jerusalem: Your Tuesday BriefingMon, 11 Dec 2017 20:48:21 GMT
    Here’s what you need to know to start your day. More...
  3. Bomber Strikes Near Times Square, Disrupting City but Killing NoneTue, 12 Dec 2017 04:11:36 GMT
    The would-be suicide attacker told officials he set off the bomb in retaliation for U.S. strikes on ISIS, targeting a subway tunnel because of its Christmas-themed posters. More...
REUTERS
  1. Subway bomber wounds self, three victims in New YorkMon, 11 Dec 2017 21:57:15 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Bangladeshi man set off a homemade pipe bomb strapped to his body in a crowded New York City commuter hub during the morning rush hour on Monday, officials said, immediately calling it an attempted terrorist attack. More...
  2. Firefighters hold back massive Southern California wildfireMon, 11 Dec 2017 22:43:27 -0500
    VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) - Firefighters, taking advantage of a lull in the winds, on Monday held in check a massive Southern California wildfire that has torched hundreds of buildings and charred an area larger than New York City. More...
  3. Nearly half of Americans still oppose Republican tax bill: Reuters/Ipsos pollMon, 11 Dec 2017 15:08:25 -0500
    WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - As Republicans in the U.S. Congress rush to finish their tax plan, the legislation is not getting more popular with the public, with nearly half of Americans still opposed to it, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Monday. More...
  4. U.S. soldier who deserted to North Korea in 1965 dies aged 77Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:37:47 -0500
    TOKYO (Reuters) - A U.S. soldier who deserted to North Korea more than half a century ago, but who was eventually allowed to leave the secretive state, has died in Japan aged 77. More...
Lifestyle
  1. UK Princes William and Harry announce sculptor for new Diana statueSat, 09 Dec 2017 19:06:39 -0500
    LONDON (Reuters) - A sculptor who produced the image of Queen Elizabeth used on Britain's coins has been chosen to create a new statue of Princess Diana, the office of Princes William and Harry said on Sunday, to commemorate 20 years since her death. More...
  2. Egypt reveals artifacts, mummy from tombs in ancient city of LuxorSun, 10 Dec 2017 12:05:32 -0500
    LUXOR, Egypt (Reuters) - Egypt's authorities on Saturday revealed artifacts and a linen-wrapped mummified body, possibly that of a top official, from two tombs that were discovered two decades ago in the Nile city of Luxor but had not been fully unexplored. More...
  3. Russia's delayed Nureyev ballet to test Kremlin toleranceSat, 09 Dec 2017 05:44:38 -0500
    MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Bolshoi Theatre ballet about the life of Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev set to premiere on Saturday contains tender scenes of gay romance, testing the Kremlin's tolerance for what it calls "homosexual propaganda". More...
Business News
  1. Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, leaving Disney in pole positionMon, 11 Dec 2017 18:34:47 -0500
    (Reuters) - Comcast Corp said on Monday it had abandoned its bid for most of the assets of Rupert Murdochs Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, leaving Walt Disney Co as the sole suitor in pursuit of the $40 billion-plus deal. More...
  2. Asia shares take breather, Brent breaks above $65Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:33:41 -0500
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares took a breather on Tuesday after three straight sessions of gains, with markets consolidating in the hope an upswing in global growth could outlast a likely hike in U.S. borrowing costs this week. More...
  3. Bitcoin futures suggest breakneck rise in price to slowMon, 11 Dec 2017 17:31:22 -0500
    By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed, Jemima Kelly and Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss More...
  4. Atos offers to buy Gemalto for 4.3 billion euros to boost cyber security servicesMon, 11 Dec 2017 18:14:33 -0500
    PARIS (Reuters) - French technology consulting firm Atos offered to buy Gemalto for 4.3 billion euros ($5.06 billion) on Monday to boost its cyber security services as states and big corporations seek to cope with a growing number of attacks on the Internet worldwide. More...
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