- Suspect dead, marshals and cop wounded in NYC
Authorities say a sex-assault suspect got in a shootout with law enforcement in New York City that left the suspect dead and two federal marshals and a police officer wounded.
Miami Herald. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:16 EDT.
- US stocks flip between slight gains and losses
Major stock market indexes drifted between slight gains and losses Monday afternoon, as traders prepare for a week full of reports on the economy and corporate profits.
Miami Herald. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:11 EDT.
- Gold Ends Steady-Weak; Heavy Slate of U.S. Data Looms
(Kitco News) - Gold futures prices ended the U.S. day session near steady Monday, while spot gold prices were modestly lower. ...
By Kitco News. Forbes. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:58:00 GMT.
- Dot Earth Blog: U.S. Coal Exports Eroding Domestic Greenhouse Gains
Continuing rise in U.S. exports of coal work against domestic reductions in CO2 emissions.
By Andrew C. Revkin. International Herald Tribune. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:54:31 GMT.
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- Op-Talk: Pot Shots
A landmark editorial in The New York Times called for the federal government to repeal the ban on marijuana. The Times is the most widely circulated United States newspaper to support federal decriminalization, but it was not the first.
By Jake Flanagin. International Herald Tribune. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:23:59 GMT.
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- Report: U.S.-Provided Weapons To Afghans Have Gone Missing, Sparking Insurgent Fears
Weapons bought and paid for by the United States for Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) have gone missing, according to a report by the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction released on July 28.
Radio Liberty. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:48:58 +0000.
- US Disappointed in Netherlands' Release of Drug Trafficking Suspect
The United States says it is deeply disappointed by the Netherlands' decision to release Venezuelan drug trafficking suspect Hugo Carvajal from custody in Aruba. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:00:47 -0400.
- Report: US Surveillance Programs Threaten Press Freedom
U.S. surveillance programs are making it more difficult for government officials to speak to the press anonymously, two rights groups said on Monday. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:46:44 -0400.
- Did Bolt see Scotland play netball?
Did Usain Bolt watch the Commonwealth Games netball?
BBC News. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:31:14 GMT.
- Liverpool's move for Remy collapses
Liverpool call off their £8.5m move for QPR's striker Loic Remy amid reports that he failed a medical in the United States.
BBC News. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:29:32 GMT.
- Germany to reject Canada-EU trade deal, newspaper reports
Germany is to reject a free trade deal between the European Union and Canada which is widely seen as a template for a bigger agreement with the United States, a leading German paper reported Saturday.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 09:25:04 EDT.
- The Boomerang Effect: Sanctions on Russia Hit German Economy Hard
The United States and Europe last week announced the imposition of stronger sanctions against Russia in response to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. German industry may be among the losers.
Spiegel Online. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:11:09 +0200.