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Auschwitz's last survivors urge a troubled Europe not to forget

Auschwitz's last survivors urged the world not to forget the horror of the Holocaust 70 years...

US blizzard wasn't a bust, but it was a miss for many

In the wild world of winter weather, location is everything. So small last minute changes in the air morphed what was supposed to be crippling deep snow...

Bank president warns world 'dangerously unprepared' for pandemics

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim warned Tuesday that the world remains "dangerously unprepared" for...

Russian ex-spy may have been poisoned twice, inquiry told

An inquiry into the radiation poisoning of a former Russian spy opened on Tuesday with claims that there may have been an earlier assassination bid in the...

 

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Sony said to cut 1,000 additional jobs in smartphone operations

Sony Corp. plans to eliminate another 1,000 jobs in its smartphone operations as the company cuts costs...

Yahoo to spin off Alibaba stake tax-free as public company

Yahoo! Inc. announced a tax‑free spinoff of its stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., seeking to maximize the return of cash to shareholders and...

Putin goes all in as Ukraine fights for funding to avert default

Vladimir Putin is playing for keeps in Ukraine and he might bankrupt the country to get what he wants.

Asian stocks slide from four-month high as Japan retreats on Yen

Asian stocks fell, with the regional benchmark index retreating from a four‑month high, as...