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Hunters Slaughter 3,500 Reindeer Near Antarctica

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Green

OSLO, March 18 (Reuters) - Hunters have slaughtered 3,500 reindeer on a British island near Antarctica in a step to get rid of animals that were bro...

Simon Cowell Wants To Start Finding Stars On YouTube

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Technology

By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON, March 18 (Reuters) - Talent show guru Simon Cowell is taking his popular television formula to find new s...

Obama Announces Labor Secretary Nominee

Reuters | Posted 03.18.2013 | Politics

(Adds quotes from announcement, Senators' comments.) By Roberta Rampton and Rachelle Younglai WASHINGTON, March 18 (Reut...

Antibiotics Crisis Prompts Rethink On Risks, Rewards

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Healthy Living

By Ben Hirschler LONDON, March 18 (Reuters) - Thirty years ago, when the world faced the terrifying prospect of an untreatable disease...

Plyometrics: The Best Combo Of Cardio And Strength Training?

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2013 | Healthy Living

By Dorene Internicola NEW YORK, March 18 (Reuters) - Plyometrics, sometimes called jump training, is a form of exercise that fitness e...

Cyprus To Shut Down Banks Tuesday And Wednesday

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Business

NICOSIA, March 18 (Reuters) - Banks in Cyprus will be shut on Tuesday and Wednesday pending a decision by parliament to approve a levy on bank depos...

EU Watchdog Rips World's Top Ratings Agencies

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Business

* EU markets watchdog criticises Moody's, S&P, Fitch * Says evaluation of banks not transparent enough By Huw Jones ...

Syrian Jets Strike Lebanese Border

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | World

BEIRUT, March 18 (Reuters) - Syrian air force jets fired four rockets at an uninhabited section of the border with Lebanon on Monday, security sourc...

Former Defense Official Raises Secrecy Questions

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Politics

By Tabassum Zakaria WASHINGTON, March 18 (Reuters) - A former U.S. Defense Department counsel said he is a skeptic when it comes to a ...

Cyprus Delays Controversial Bailout Vote As Savings Tax Reworked

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Business

* Euro ministers want to spare smaller savers, hit richer harder * Unclear if Nicosia will agree, faces parliament vote on Tuesday ...

Funding Needed To Tackle Spread Of Drug-Resistant TB, Health Officials Say

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland LONDON, March 18 (Reuters) - Deadly strains of tuberculosis (TB) resistant to multiple drugs are spreading around the ...

Sellers Are Furious At Amazon

Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 05.18.2013 | Technology

By Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A brewing conflict between Amazon.com Inc and its merchants over fee hikes could benefit riv...

Can Generic Drugmakers Be Held Liable For Medication Design Flaws?

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Healthy Living

By Terry Baynes March 18 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on Tuesday in a case that could decide whether generic...

Politicians Seal Deal On New Regulator For British Press

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Media

LONDON, March 18 (Reuters) - Britain's three main political parties struck a compromise deal on a new regulatory system for the country's newspapers...

And The World's Top Weapons Exporters Are...

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | World

By Michael Martina BEIJING, March 18 (Reuters) - China has become the world's fifth-largest arms exporter, a respected Sweden-based th...

S&P's Dire Warning For Europe

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Business

BERLIN, March 18 (Reuters) - Standard and Poor's sees a high risk that Spain, Italy, Portugal and France will not be able to carry through necessary...

New Housing Minister: Israeli Settlement Expansion Will Continue

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | World

JERUSALEM, March 17 (Reuters) - Israel's new housing minister said on Sunday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's incoming cabinet would keep ex...

Cyprus To Compensate Those Forced To Pay Bank Tax

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | Business

NICOSIA, March 17 (Reuters) - Cyprus's president said on Sunday that savers made to pay a tax on bank deposits as part of a sovereign bailout deal w...

Europeans Freaking Out Over Controversial Cyprus Bailout

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | Business

By Harry Papachristou and Sonya Dowsett ATHENS/MADRID, March 17 (Reuters) - Europeans' faith in the safety of their savings has been s...

WOW: Strange Sunless Realm Teems With Life

Reuters | Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle | Posted 05.19.2013 | Science

By Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) - Microbes are thriving in surprising numbers at the deepest spot in the ocea...

Maduro Urges Obama To Halt CIA Assassination 'Plot' In Venezuela

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | World

By Daniel Wallis CARACAS, March 17 (Reuters) - Venezuela's acting president urged U.S. President Barack Obama to stop what he called a...

Halle Dials Into The Box Office

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Black Voices

By Lisa Richwine and Chris Michaud March 17 (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co's "Oz the Great and Powerful" worked more box office magic in i...

Obama Seeks Global Influence On Drones

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | Politics

(Repeats with no change) By Tabassum Zakaria WASHINGTON, March 17 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama, who vastly expand...

Pope Francis: 'The Strongest Message Of The Lord Is Mercy'

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | Religion

br>By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY, March 17 (Reuters) - Pope Francis took on the role of a simple parish priest on Sunday, saying Mas...

Malls Getting Desperate In Fight For Survival

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | Business

By Tom Bill CANNES, France (Reuters) - As growing numbers of shoppers move online, European mall owners are looking to pull in customer...