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By Karen Pierog (Reuters) - Detroit reached its first deal with a retired workers group on Tuesday over pension and healthcare benefits and was close to a deal with at least one of its pension funds...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:18
Arsenal came from behind to keep alive their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League as Lukas Podolski's double inspired a vital 3-1 win over West Ham on Tuesday. Arsene Wenger's side are in...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - One Bridgestone Corp <5108.T> executive and two former officials from the company were indicted Tuesday for conspiring to fix the prices of certain automotive parts, the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
Five students were stabbed to death in a rampage at a house party in Calgary, Canadian authorities said Tuesday, with the son of a police officer in custody. Police said they were called at...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
Leading scorers in English Premier League after Tuesday's match: 29: Suarez (Liverpool) 20: Sturridge (Liverpool) 18: Toure (Man City) 15: Aguero (Man City), Rodriguez (Southampton), Rooney (Man Utd...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentence of a Texas man who was mistakenly sentenced to an extra three and a half years in jail due to a typographical...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
Yahoo reported a stronger-than-expected first-quarter profit Tuesday, results hailed by chief executive Marissa Mayer as showing growth in the Web giant's "core" business. The California Internet...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
President Barack Obama will hold talks next month with President Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti, a key counterterrorism partner for US forces tracking extremists in Africa. The White House said the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
English Premier League table after Tuesday's match (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Liverpool 34 24 5 5 93 42 77 Chelsea 34 23 6 5 66 24 75 Man City...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
By Bernard Vaughan NEW YORK (Reuters) - A lawsuit claiming Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc tried to undercut a business partner's relationship with pet products retailer PetSmart Inc can proceed...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
US stocks finished higher Tuesday after a wild swing lower led by tech stocks that saw the Nasdaq Composite index down nearly two percent at one point. Stocks opened strongly on good results from...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
English Premier League result on Tuesday: Arsenal 3 (Podolski 44, 78, Giroud 55) West Ham 1 (Jarvis 40) afp
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
Poland striker Robert Lewandowski hit his 100th goal for Borussia Dortmund to book their place in next month's German Cup final in Tuesday's 2-0 semi-final win over VfL Wolfsburg. Lewandowski, who...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
The deadline for filing taxes is midnight Tuesday. Here are five things to consider as the deadline nears. 1. YOU MAY NOT FACE MUCH OF A DEADLINE If you're due a refund — and about three-quarters of...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:03
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it approved a new injectable drug from GlaxoSmithKline plc for adults with Type 2 diabetes. The agency cleared the company's drug, Tanzeum,...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
MONTREAL - Shares in Lumenpulse Inc. (TSX:LMP) climbed about 15 per cent in their first trading following the Montreal lighting company's public debut Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
TORONTO - Canadians who have their social insurance numbers compromised such those affected by the breach of Canada Revenue Agency's system by the Heartbleed bug can minimize their risk by taking...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
OTTAWA - The Conservative government is sticking with a voluntary survey in place of a mandatory long-form census in 2016. Statistics Canada says the format will remain the same as in the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
Resende, Brazil, Apr 15 (EFE).- Nissan's top executives came to this southeastern Brazilian city on Tuesday to inaugurate a complex designed to turn out 200,000 vehicles and engines per year. Built...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
Resende, Brazil, Apr 15 (EFE).- Nissan's top executives came to this southeastern Brazilian city on Tuesday to inaugurate a complex designed to turn out 200,000 vehicles and engines per year. Built...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
Washington Post editorial backs Comcast-TWC merger with conditions WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators should approve the proposed $45.2 billion merger of two biggest U.S. cable providers Comcast...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:02
By Nomatter Ndebele PRETORIA (Reuters) - The prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius ended his five-day cross-examination of the double amputee track athlete on Tuesday with a stark summary...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:01
NEW YORK (Reuters) - General Motors will create a new "global product integrity" organization that will focus on product safety and quality, said GM Chief Executive Mary Barra in a speech on Tuesday...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:01
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks ended higher after a volatile session on Tuesday, lifted by gains in Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson, though weakness in Apple, Tesla and Netflix limited the Nasdaq's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:00
ATLANTA (Reuters) - Five people charged with kidnapping a North Carolina prosecutor's father in an elaborate plot orchestrated by an imprisoned gang member were ordered held without bail at a...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:00
By Louis Charbonneau and Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Members of the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday viewed graphic pictures taken in Syria by a former military police...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 17:00
BANGOR, Maine (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should "explicitly" state that it will keep interest rates near zero until the U.S. economy is within one year of reaching the central bank's employment...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:58
By Brian Love PARIS (Reuters) - France's Socialist Party named its new chief on Tuesday, a one-time political opponent of President Francois Hollande who will have to overhaul a ruling party reeling...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:58
By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The main source of federal funds for U.S. highway construction and repair will run dry by the end of August unless Congress acts to replenish it or bolster its...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:58
By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A protester who disrupted a Supreme Court proceeding in February, and whose shouts at the justices were secretly recorded on a video that was later posted...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:58
By Soyoung Kim and Olivia Oran (Reuters) - ConMed Corp, a surgical device maker that has been fighting off activist investors, is exploring a sale and has contacted large medical device companies to...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:57
By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Even though smoking appears far less frequently in U.S. television shows than it used to, its portrayal may still be triggering the urge in adult smokers...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:56
By Shereen Jegtvig NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Becoming a father may raise a young man's risk of depression, according to a new U.S. study that suggests helping men at this stage could improve the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:56
(Reuters) - A U.S. federal court granted Zogenix Inc a preliminary injunction against a ban blocking the sale of its controversial opioid painkiller, Zohydro, in Massachusetts, citing public interest...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:55
By Jason Lange ATLANTA (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve is considering further steps to force big banks to hold more capital, and sees a case for other stability-enhancing measures for more...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:54
By Jan Lopatka and Christoph Steitz VELKE KAPUSANY, Slovakia/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Unprecedented talks across the European Union on Tuesday showed it scrambling for solutions on the ground to break...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:54
By Mitch Lipka (Reuters) - For business flyers like Adam Kubryk, who is on the road about 200 days a year, one of the perks of flying often and using the same airline regularly is getting upgraded...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:53
By Warren Strobel and Andrea Shalal TAMPA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. intelligence community has thrown its support behind a bid by commercial space imagery provider DigitalGlobe Inc to sell...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:53
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - It is not the right moment for any United Nations peacekeeping troops to be sent to Ukraine, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was quoted as saying on Tuesday. "At this...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:53
By David Randall NEW YORK (Reuters) - The expansion of mobile banking may one day spell the end for large bank branches in the U.S., or even curtail the use of cash altogether. In the meantime,...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:52
Melbourne Victory stunned Guangzhou Evergrande 2-0 Tuesday to halt the title-holders' progress to the Asian Champions League knock-out rounds and leave all four teams in their group level on points...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:51
London's Tate Modern will on Thursday open a blockbuster exhibition celebrating the cut-out works of French artist Henri Matisse, which made even Picasso jealous. Tate director Nicholas Serota boasts...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:50
Results from group games in the AFC Champions League on Tuesday: Group C Lekhwiya (QAT) 0 Al Ain (UAE) 5 (Diaky Ibrahim 25, A. Brosque 43, Mohamed Abdulrahman 56, A Gyan 70, 90+2) Ittihad (KSA) 2 (...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:50
Crude oil prices fell modestly Tuesday under pressure from signs Libya is about to resume oil exports, while Russia-Ukraine tensions acted to curb selling. New York's main contract, West Texas...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:50
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators are hammering out a way to extend their faltering peace talks beyond an April 29 deadline, a US official said Tuesday, refuting calls from a leading daily to call...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:50
A US military judge at Guantanamo Bay temporarily suspended Tuesday the pre-trial hearing for the five alleged September 11 plotters after the defense said the FBI had investigated them. Halting the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:50
The heartache from the Heartbleed Internet flaw is not over, and some experts say the fix may lead to online disruption and confusion. The good news is that most sites deemed vulnerable have patched...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:50
Ukraine pushed tanks toward a flashpoint eastern city on Tuesday to quash a separatist surge backed by Moscow -- a high-risk operation that was sharply condemned by the Kremlin but won Washington's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
Morocco Tuesday jailed a British man, previously convicted of child sex offences, for 20 years for kidnapping and attempting to rape three young girls, a rights activist at the trial said. Robert...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta said Tuesday that he would work out of the defence ministry over fears that his phone may be tapped, after a call allegedly made from his office was cited in a...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
US stocks finished higher Tuesday after a wild swing lower led by tech stocks that saw the Nasdaq Composite index down nearly two percent at one point. Stocks opened strongly on good results from...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
Ukraine pushed tanks toward a flashpoint eastern city on Tuesday to quash a separatist surge backed by Moscow -- a high-risk operation that was sharply condemned by the Kremlin but won Washington's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
British Cleveland Cavaliers' basketball player Luol Deng was honored Tuesday with the NBA's J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award. The award, presented by the Professional Basketball Writers...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
Yahoo reported a stronger-than-expected first-quarter profit Tuesday, results hailed by chief executive Marissa Mayer as showing growth in the Web giant's "core" business. The California Internet...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
German Cup semi-final result on Tuesday: Borussia Dortmund 2 (Mkhitaryan 12, Lewandowski 43) VfL Wolfsburg 0 Playing Wednesday: Bayern Munich v Kaiserslautern afp
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
Syrian troops and pro-regime militiamen fought their way into rebel-held neighbourhoods of the central city of Homs on Tuesday after besieging them for nearly two years. Meanwhile, rebels elsewhere...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
The United States indicted one current and two former executive of Japanese parts firm Bridgestone Tuesday for conspiring to fix the prices of rubber parts used in US-made automobiles. A federal...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:49
VANCOUVER - A 19-month-old girl remained in hospital Tuesday with "life-altering injuries" as her uncle was charged with murder, a day after the toddler's grandmother was found dead, Vancouver's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:48
REGINA - A senior RCMP officer has been charged with sexual offences involving a 12-year-old girl more than three decades ago. Saskatchewan RCMP said Insp. Ronald Makar faces one count of sexual...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:48
WASHINGTON - Latinos and immigration activists are warning of political peril for President Barack Obama and Democrats in the fall election unless the president acts boldly and soon to curb...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:48
International investors, including Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. (TSX:FFH), have agreed to invest 1.33 billion euros or just over C$2 billion in financially troubled Eurobank, the third-largest...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:48
TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed lower Tuesday, a day ahead of the Bank of Canada's latest announcement on interest rates. The currency fell 0.2 of a cent to 91.1 cents US with no change expected...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:48
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Stocks managed to close with modest gains on Wall Street after a day of up-and-down trading. Coca-Cola rose 4 per cent after reporting higher sales of non-carbonated beverages....
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:48
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Aaron Kushner believes he can launch and grow a print newspaper in a world gone digital. The former greeting card executive is trying to turn the Orange County Register into a...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:48
OTTAWA - Whistleblower protection groups are demanding the Harper government dump its second consecutive public service integrity commissioner after two damning audits of his office. The auditor...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
FREDERICTON - Dr. Henry Morgentaler's 12-year court battle to force New Brunswick to pay for abortions at clinics may be over as the manager of one of his facilities said Tuesday the case is being...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
HALIFAX - People in Nova Scotia would be allowed to make their own wine and beer in so-called u-vint and u-brew stores under legislation introduced Tuesday by the provincial government. Finance...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
HALIFAX - People in Nova Scotia would be allowed to make their own wine and beer in so-called u-vint and u-brew stores under legislation introduced Tuesday by the provincial government. Finance...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
TORONTO - Ontario's premier is pressing ahead with a libel suit against the province's Opposition leader, seeking $2 million in damages. The lawsuit stems from Progressive Conservative Leader Tim...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
Washington, Apr 15 (EFE).- President Barack Obama does not wish to use any executive order to halt the deportation of undocumented immigrants, considering it would damaged efforts to pass immigration...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
Washington, Apr 15 (EFE).- President Barack Obama does not wish to use any executive order to halt the deportation of undocumented immigrants, considering it would damaged efforts to pass immigration...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:47
Mexico City, Apr 15 (EFE).- A Mexican judge has ordered that payments to creditors of Oceanografia, a company under investigation for allegedly defrauding U.S.-based financial giant Citigroup's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:46
Mexico City, Apr 15 (EFE).- A Mexican judge has ordered that payments to creditors of Oceanografia, a company under investigation for allegedly defrauding U.S.-based financial giant Citigroup's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:46
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ukraine's actions against pro-Russian militiamen in the country's eastern region are justified because of the threat to law and order, the White House said on Tuesday. With...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:32
By Peter Apps LONDON (Reuters) - Online videos show Syrian rebels using what appear to be U.S. anti-tank rockets, weapons experts say, the first significant American-built armaments in the country's...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:32
By Carey Gillam OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (Reuters) - The suspect in the killing of three people at two Jewish facilities near Kansas City over the weekend could face the death penalty on state murder...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:32
By Angus McDowall RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabian intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the architect of Riyadh's attempts to bring down Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has been removed...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
Brazil's economy is forecast to expand by three percent next year, picking up briskly after years of stagnant growth, a top government economist said on Tuesday. Miriam Belchior, Brazil's minister of...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
The United States is coordinating "additional steps" with its European allies to slap more sanctions on Russia over the crisis in Ukraine, a US official said Tuesday. Secretary of State John Kerry...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
A New York regulator probing Credit Suisse's role in enabling tax evasion has demanded a trove of additional documents from the bank, a person familiar with the situation said Tuesday. Benjamin...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
Injured Germany midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has signed a year's extension to keep him at Borussia Dortmund until 2016, despite playing just 56 minutes of Bundesliga football this season. The 23-year-...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
English county scores on Tuesday: Championship First Division At Lord's Nottinghamshire 326 (J W A Taylor 62, M H Wessels 58, S J Mullaney 52, S T Finn 5-91, J A R Harris 4-80) & 184-5 v...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. - Merck Meant as an alternative to weekly allergy shots, the tablet dissolves under the tongue. Taken daily for a few years, it gradually reduces sensitivity to common...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
Boston paid solemn tribute Tuesday to the victims and survivors of the marathon bombings, observing a moment of silence and raising the US flag exactly one year after the attacks that stunned the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson told Britain's phone-hacking trial on Tuesday he was only vaguely aware of the practice during his time at the Murdoch tabloid. The defendant said he was...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 16:31
By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - Florida Democrat Alex Sink said on Tuesday she would not run in November for the congressional seat she failed to win last month in a close special...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:34
By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - Florida Democrat Alex Sink said on Tuesday she would not run in November for the congressional seat she failed to win last month in a close special...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:34
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States adopted a harsher tone toward Iran's proposed U.N. ambassador on Tuesday, calling Tehran's choice of Hamid Abutalebi "unacceptable" and tying him to the 1979-...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:34
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States adopted a harsher tone toward Iran's proposed U.N. ambassador on Tuesday, calling Tehran's choice of Hamid Abutalebi "unacceptable" and tying him to the 1979-...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:34
Morocco Tuesday jailed a British man, previously convicted of child sex offences, for 20 years for kidnapping and attempting to rape three young girls, a rights activist at the trial said. Robert...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:34
Morocco Tuesday jailed a British man, previously convicted of child sex offences, for 20 years for kidnapping and attempting to rape three young girls, a rights activist at the trial said. Robert...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:34
TORONTO - Ontario's governing Liberals say they'll table their crucial budget on May 1. It's a high-stakes spending plan that could trigger an election if the minority government can't win the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:19
By Lisa Maria Garza WEST, Texas (Reuters) - Not far from an enormous crater where a fertilizer plant stood before an explosion there killed 15 people, lifeless and uprooted trees surround boarded-up...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:11
By Ransdell Pierson (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson <JNJ.N> reported quarterly earnings well above expectations, as strong sales of new drugs offset weak demand for consumer products and...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:10
BEIJING/LONDON (Reuters) - China accused Britain on Tuesday of interfering in its domestic affairs after the British government criticized Beijing's human rights record. Chinese Foreign Ministry...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:10
(Reuters) - Post-it notes maker 3M Co <MMM.N> said its board opposed a proposal by shareholder James McRitchie to allow investors holding enough shares to take a particular action through...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:10
WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's prime minister said on Tuesday security for his daughter has been increased after she received many death threats vowing to avenge the "murder" of people killed in the...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:09
(Reuters) - Detroit reached a deal with a group representing police and fire retirees over the treatment of pensions and health care benefits, U.S. Bankruptcy Court mediators announced on Tuesday....
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:08
By Lisa Jucca and Stefano Bernabei MILAN/ROME (Reuters) - Italy's loss-making Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena <BMPS.MI> is considering increasing the size of its planned share sale to help it...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:08
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said it was deeply concerned on Tuesday over reports of casualties in eastern Ukraine, where Kiev has launched an operation against pro-Russian separatists. "The reports we...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 15:07