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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:10
Mexico City, Sep 2 (EFE).- The Mexican government expects to spend 120 billion pesos ($9.17 billion) building a new airport for this capital, President Enrique Peña Nieto said Tuesday. The new...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:10
Guatemala City, Sep 2 (EFE).- Drug cartels from Colombia and Mexico have formed an alliance to produce designer drugs and cocaine in Guatemala that will later be smuggled into the United States, the...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:10
New York, Sep 2 (EFE).- Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka, the No. 3 seed, overcame cramps and a fall to defeat Spain's Tommy Robredo 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (9-7), 6-2 and advance to the quarterfinals at the U...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:09
Washington, Sep 2 (EFE).- The owner of The Washington Post, Jeff Bezos, has named Politico founder Frederick J. Ryan Jr. to replace Katharine Weymouth as publisher of the capital daily, the newspaper...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:09
Managua, Sep 2 (EFE).- Search efforts for seven miners missing for five days in an abandoned gold mine located in the northern Caribbean municipality of Bonanza have been suspended, Nicaragua's DGB...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:09
Results on Tuesday from the ninth day of the US Open, the final Grand Slam tournament of 2014 (x denotes seeded player): Women Quarter-finals Peng Shuai (CHN) bt Belinda Bencic (SUI) 6-2, 6-1 afp
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:09
A piece of criminal history can be yours for £250 million (315 million euros, $412 million) -- London's world-famous Scotland Yard police force put its headquarters up for sale Tuesday. The 22-storey...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:09
Score summary from the tour match between Surrey and New Zealand A on Tuesday: At The Oval (final day of three): Surrey 101 (M Henry 5-18) and 364 (A Kapil 104 no, R Burns 94; T Astle 4-83) v New...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:09
Serena Williams suffered a foot injury scare on the eve of her US Open quarter-final as she played doubles with sister Venus on Tuesday. World number one and five-time singles champion Williams took...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:09
Pop star Justin Bieber has been charged with dangerous driving and assault after his All-Terrain Vehicle collided with a minivan in the Canadian countryside, police said Tuesday. The crash occurred...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:08
British Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday condemned an Islamic State video apparently showing a militant beheading of a second US reporter and threatening to kill a British captive as "...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:08
Former England international wing James Simpson-Daniel's injury-plagued career came to a sadly appropriate conclusion on Tuesday as he was forced to retire because of an ankle problem. The 32-year-...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:08
England midfielder Tom Cleverley became the latest player to leave Manchester United as he joined Premier League rivals Aston Villa on a season-long loan on Tuesday. However, the 25-year-old could go...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:08
Cannibalism, maggots devouring rotting flesh and one soldier's desperate bid to cling to humanity in the chaos: Japanese war film "Fires on the Plain" has both thrilled and shocked Venice film...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:08
A Spanish court on Tuesday ordered the immediate release of the British parents arrested for taking their ill son Ashya King out of hospital, a court source said. A judge at the National Court in...
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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:07
Iran has plenty of ideas on how to reach a nuclear deal with world powers before a November 24 deadline, Tehran's lead negotiator said Tuesday during a visit to France. "We are serious, determined...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:07
The International Monetary Fund warned on Tuesday that economically-devastated Ukraine may need an extra $19 billion (14.5 billion euros) in assistance should it fail to quell its brutal pro-Kremlin...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:07
The Islamic State released a video on Tuesday showing a masked militant beheading another American journalist and threatening to kill a British captive. The footage, identified by private terrorism...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:07
Chilean authorities Tuesday fined mining giant Anglo American Sur $4.5 million dollars for violating environmental rules at its El Soldado copper mine. They said the British-South African-owned...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:07
Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi told AFP on Tuesday that Financial Fair Play is "unfair" after a summer in which the French champions were hit with sanctions for breaching UEFA's...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:06
Leading Chinese Grand Slam singles performances after Peng Shuai made the US Open semi-finals on Tuesday: CHAMPION Li Na 2014 - Australian Open 2011 - French Open RUNNER-UP Li Na 2013 - Australian...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:06
There were no positive dope tests at this year's Tour de France, world cycling's governing body the UCI announced on Tuesday. "All the samples collected were systematically analysed to detect...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:06
Driven by the quest for an abundant, non-polluting alternative to fossil fuel, scientists said Tuesday they had developed a method to produce propane using sugar and the gut bacteria E. coli. Though...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:06
The United States was working Tuesday to authenticate the Islamic State video purportedly showing the beheading of a US journalist and is "sickened" if his killing is confirmed, the State Department...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:06
Pop star Justin Bieber has been charged with dangerous driving and assault after his All-Terrain Vehicle collided with a minivan in the Canadian countryside, police said Tuesday. The crash occurred...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:05
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay pleaded guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated for a violation last March and will spend a year on probation. Irsay, the 55...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:05
Unseeded Peng Shuai became the third Chinese woman to reach a Grand Slam semi-final with a 6-2, 6-1 triumph over Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic at the US Open on Tuesday. Peng, who joins two-time...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 15:05
The so-called "Islamic State" released a video on Tuesday showing a masked militant apparently beheading an American journalist and threatening to kill a British captive. The footage, seen by AFP...