Aetna 2Q profit rises 2.4 percent
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:25:33 -0400
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Aetna Inc. (AET) on Tuesday reported profit that climbed by 2.4 percent in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations.
Madagascar billed as surfing paradise
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:23:12 -0400
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Itching to catch a wave? Try Madagascar.
Nigeria's Okagbare wins Commonwealth Games women's 100m
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:21:57 -0400
GLASGOW (AFP) - Nigeria's Blessing Okagbare won women's 100m gold at the Commonwealth Games on Monday.
China: Ex-security czar Zhou under investigation
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:19:35 -0400
BEIJING (AP) — China's Communist Party says it has launched an investigation into a former domestic security chief who was once among the country's most feared leaders.
Dutch, Australian experts unable to access crash site due to fighting
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:16:19 -0400
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch and Australian experts abandoned plans to access the crash site of the Malaysian airliner in Ukraine on Tuesday due to heavy fighting, the Netherlands said in a statement. "There is a lot of fighting along the road to the disaster site," the Dutch Justice Ministry said. It was the third consecutive day experts were unable to do their work due to fighting between the Ukrainian military and pro-Russian rebels. (Reporting by Anthony Deutsch; Editing by Alison Williams)
10 Things to Know for Today
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:13:56 -0400
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
China announces probe into ex-security czar Zhou Yongkang over alleged discipline violations
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:11:27 -0400
BEIJING (AP) — China announces probe into ex-security czar Zhou Yongkang over alleged discipline violations.
22 civilians reported killed in east Ukraine
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:08:52 -0400
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Local authorities in eastern Ukraine say at least 22 civilians have been killed in one day by shelling.
Nigerian weightlifting winner fails doping test
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:05:28 -0400
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — The Commonwealth Games Federation says Nigerian female weightlifting gold medalist Chika Amalaha has failed a doping test.
Relieved evacuees return after California wildfire
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:05:24 -0400
SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Most of the 1,200 people driven to evacuate by a Northern California wildfire that destroyed 13 homes have been told they can safely return after a series of steady gains in the firefight.
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