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3 big takeaways from the shakeup at Brazil's Petrobras oil company
CEO Maria das Gracas Foster and five other top executives resigned from South America's largest scandal-ridden corporation.
Three adults and an embryo are OK in the UK
If the bill becomes law, the UK will become the world’s first country to legalize the creation of embryos using DNA from three different people.
For Greece, the clock is ticking
New government faces race against time to reach deal with skeptical European creditors.
Is the NFL moving to London?
American football mulls a franchise abroad.
It looks like Americans might be stuck eating Hershey's from now on
Or there's about to be a booming black-market trade in Cadbury eggs.
Greece: What next?
Tsipras or Merkel will have to give ground if Greece is to stay in the euro zone.
Greek elections: The view from the Kremlin
Analysis: For Putin's Russia, the Syriza win comes in handy.
None of these things work anymore in Crimea
It’s been downhill ever since Russia annexed the Black Sea peninsula last March.
In the Republic of Samsung, here’s the ticket to the good life
Forget plastics. I just want to say one word for you, just one word: Samsung.
Across Asia, sex is a handy form of bribery
Trading sex for favors is often legal, or difficult to enforce. Vietnam is cracking down.
7 natural wonders that humans could destroy within a generation
Unless things change, say goodbye to the Great Barrier Reef.
These maps show you how many people are online in the world
Scandinavia is crushing it while developing nations fall behind.
US penetrated N. Korea computer systems in 2010
Hidden US software provided an 'early warning radar' that Pyongyang was behind the Sony hack, according to the New York Times.
These countries are for freedom of speech in France but not at home
It's a bit of the 'pot calling the kettle black,' wouldn't you say?
Is Ecuador’s ‘anti-imperialist’ president using US copyright law to censor online critics?
That's what rights groups accuse him of, after dubious complaints have prompted Twitter, Facebook and YouTube to take down posts criticizing Rafael Correa’s government.
Oil money is making pro soccer look a little different
Five of the 20 richest clubs in Europe are sponsored by a Gulf company.
China's latest bribery and sex scandals involve schoolgirls and Party officials
Forced child sex in return for business favors.
Watch as Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson finish their insane free climb up El Capitan
No one has ever done this before.
Freewheeling, prosperous Korea is a remarkably tough place for Western companies
Uber and Ikea are the latest victims of officials who just can’t help protecting the locals.
Robots, not immigrants, could take half of German jobs
As right-wing protesters march against immigration, industry looks to machines, hoping robots will add at least as many jobs as they take away.
AirAsia black box has been found, Indonesia authorities say: Reports
Search crews have located a data recorder that could help explain why Flight 8501 went down two weeks ago.
Brazil's cabinet now has a climate change denier and a 'chainsaw queen'
The new science and agriculture ministers are also known for backing controversial forest legislation that environmentalists say favors Big Agro over indigenous communities.
At 9, Aslam became a slave
At 13, he was rescued. Here’s his story.
Four large parts of crashed AirAsia jet found on sea floor
Authorities said the flight had violated the terms of its license for the Surabaya to Singapore route by flying on a Sunday, the day it plunged into the sea.
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13 species we might have to say goodbye to in 2015
We have only ourselves to blame.
5 reasons why 2015 may be an unhappy new year for Europe
From the Russian bear to Islamist lone wolves, Europeans will have to be wary in the year ahead.
N. Korea calls Obama 'monkey,' blames US for blackout
The isolated dictatorship threatened the US with 'inescapable deadly blows.'
Germany’s hipster scene meets precision engineering
A tattooed engine guru is bringing California hot rod style to Porsches.
Think it’s just Putin who runs Russia? Guess again
He gets by with a little help from his friends.
North Korea says did not hack Sony, wants joint probe with US
North's foreign ministry said there would be 'grave consequences' if Washington refused to agree to the joint probe.