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U.S. Contractor Awarded More Than $1 Billion Is Suspended Over 'Serious Misconduct'

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - The United States said on Monday it had suspended International Relief and Development, a non-profit aid...

Baby Drowned By Teen, According To Charges

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Crime

(Updates with charges, details from police investigation) DALLAS, Jan 26 (Reuters) - A 14-year-old Dallas girl was charged with capita...

Police Fatally Shoot Woman Who Allegedly Hit Cop With Car

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Crime

By Keith Coffman DENVER, Jan 26 (Reuters) - A young woman suspected of driving a stolen car filled with teenage passengers was shot d...

Koch Groups To Spend Nearly $1 Billion On 2016

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Conservative political advocacy groups supported by the billionaire Koch brothers plan to spend $889 million in the 2...

Hiker Missing Since Christmas Found Dead

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Crime

SEATTLE, Jan 26 (Reuters) - A 60-year-old Washington state hiker reported missing on Christmas Eve has been found dead in steep, densely forested te...

Suspected Strike In Yemen Suggests U.S. Drone War Survives Govt's Fall

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | World

By Mohammed Ghobari and Yara Bayoumy SANAA, Jan 26 (Reuters) - A suspected U.S. drone strike on a car in eastern Yemen killed three me...

Cartoonist Behind India's 'Common Man' Dies At Age 93

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Media

NEW DELHI, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Indian cartoonist R K Laxman, whose "You Said It" cartoon featuring the 'Common Man' lampooned India's powerful for ha...

Fierce Fighting Rocks Eastern Ukraine

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | World

By Natalia Zinets and Denis Dyomkin KIEV/ST PETERSBURG, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Russian-backed rebels pushed forward on Monday with a new o...

Cablevision To Launch WiFi Phone Service

Reuters | Malathi Nayak | Posted 01.26.2015 | Technology

Cablevision System Corp said on Monday it would launch in February a wireless Internet phone service to give users an alternative to pricier data plans from cellular companies.

Breast Cancer Patients Often Lack Knowledge Of Their Tumors

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Healthy Living

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - Women with breast cancer often don't know what kind of tumors they have, a new study found. ...

Bottom In Sight For U.S. Gas Prices: Survey

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2015 | Business

The end of a months-long slide in gas prices may be near.

WHO Launches Emergency Ebola Fund To Prevent Future Response Blunders

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Impact

* Executive Board agrees contingency fund, rapid response * $100 million contingency fund "good starting point" - Chan *...

Obama To Propose Protecting 1.4 Million Acres Of U.S. Arctic Refuge

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2015 | Politics

(Adds part of Arctic Ocean to be off limits, background) WASHINGTON, Jan 25 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will propose prote...

Obama Announces Nuclear 'Breakthrough' With India

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Politics

(Recasts with joint news conference) By Sanjeev Miglani and Douglas Busvine NEW DELHI, Jan 25 (Reuters) - In a glow of b...

After Criticism, Benjamin Netanyahu Defends Planned Speech To Congress

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Politics

* Israeli leader to address Congress on March 3 * Will deliver speech two weeks before Israel's election * Netanyahu cri...

Fleeing Kidnapping Suspect Identified

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2015 | Crime

By Kevin Murphy KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan 24 (Reuters) - The FBI on Saturday identified a man suspected in a kidnapping in Missouri after ...

Greek Leftists Aim For Historic Election Win

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2015 | World

ATHENS, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Greeks vote on Sunday in a historic election expected to bring in a government led by the leftwing Syriza party, which h...

How Much Would YOU Pay For Abe Lincoln's Hair?

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2015 | Weird News

(Adds auction results) By Marice Richter DALLAS, Jan 24 (Reuters) - A lock of slain U.S. President Abraham Lincoln's ha...

Obama Condemns Murder Of Japanese Man By Islamic Militants

Reuters | Posted 01.24.2015 | Politics

RAMSTEIN, Germany, Jan 24 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama strongly condemned on Saturday the killing of Japanese citizen Haruna Yukawa by Is...

Winter Storm Coats Northeast With Snow, Freezing Rain

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2015 | Green

(Updates snow, accident and flight delay figures, Mass. traffic death) By Mark Guarino Jan 24 (Reuters) - A winter stor...

Abraham Lincoln Memorabilia Up For Auction In Texas

Reuters | Posted 01.24.2015 | Politics

By Marice Richter DALLAS, Jan 24 (Reuters) - A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia, including a lock of the 16th U.S president's...

Obama, World Leaders Head To Saudi Arabia To Offer Condolences

Reuters | Posted 01.24.2015 | Politics

RIYADH, Jan 24 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will visit Saudi Arabia on Tuesday to meet its new King Salman after the death of his predece...

Record Crowds Protest Against Houthi Rebels In Yemen

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2015 | World

By Mohammed Ghobari and Yara Bayoumy SANAA, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Thousands of Yemenis took to the streets on Saturday in the biggest demonstrations ...

Potential GOP 2016 Candidates Head To Iowa

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2015 | Politics

(Adds details on Christie, other speakers) By Steve Holland DES MOINES, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Potential Republican preside...

Some Homes Near Oil Spill Report Dark Ooze Coming Out Of Taps

Reuters | Posted 01.24.2015 | Green

By Laura Zuckerman Jan 23 (Reuters) - Residents of a Montana town whose water supply was tainted by an oil pipeline rupture last week ...