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Western New York Braces For Flooding As Heavy Snow Melts

Reuters | Posted 11.23.2014 | Green

By Mark Blinch BUFFALO, Nov 23 (Reuters) - The area around Buffalo, New York braced on Sunday for potential flooding as warming tempe...

Any Climate Deal From Upcoming Summit Likely To Be Too Weak To Stop Warming

Reuters | Posted 11.23.2014 | Green

By Alister Doyle, Environment Correspondent OSLO, Nov 23 (Reuters) - A global deal to combat climate change in 2015 looks more likely ...

U.S. Pledges $135 Million In Additional Syria Aid

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2014 | Politics

By Dasha Afanasieva ISTANBUL, Nov 22 (Reuters) - The United States pledged an additional $135 million in aid for the victims of the Sy...

U.S. And West Shy From Strict Nuclear Bomb Policy For Iran

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2014 | World

* IAEA probe into suspected Iranian bomb research stalled * West says Tehran must step up cooperation with U.N. agency *...

Dutch Heath Authorities To Kill 8,000 Ducks To Prevent Bird Flu

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2014 | Green

AMSTERDAM, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Dutch health authorities on Saturday were destroying 8,000 ducks to prevent the possible spread of bird flu, which ha...

Netflix Nabs New Tina Fey Show From NBC

Reuters | Posted 11.23.2014 | Entertainment

By Andrew Wallenstein LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Just days after ordering a fourth season of "Longmire" from A&E, Netflix is plucking...

Rahm Emanuel Challengers Push To Make It Onto The Ballot

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics

By Mary Wisniewski CHICAGO, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Standing outside a drugstore in the bitter Chicago wind, Jonathan Todd shared tips with...

Why You May Not Want To Trust That 'Hypoallergenic' Label

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Healthy Living

By Madeline Kennedy (Reuters Health) - Products for kids with itchy skin that are labeled hypoallergenic often contain ingredients tha...

Illinois Pension Overhaul Ruled Unconstitutional

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2014 | Politics

(Adds comment from Illinois Senate president) By Karen Pierog CHICAGO, Nov 21 (Reuters) - A judge ruled on Friday that a...

FCC Chief Braces For Wave Of Lawsuits Over Net Neutrality

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2014 | Technology

(New throughout, adds comment from advocacy group Public Knowledge) By Marina Lopes WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - U.S....

European Parliament Eyes Breaking Up Google

Reuters | By Alexei Oreskovic, Julia Fioretti and Alastair Macdonald | Posted 11.22.2014 | Technology

(Adds details of probe, context, lawmakers and industry comments) By Alexei Oreskovic, Julia Fioretti and Alastair Macdonald ...

Federal Government Threatens To Cut Food Stamp Funding To Maine In Photo I.D. Row

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics

By Dave Sherwood BRUNSWICK, Maine, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The federal government has threatened to cut funding for Maine's food stamp prog...

Joe Biden Condemns Russia's Actions In Ukraine As 'Unacceptable'

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2014 | Politics

* Biden visits Kiev on anniversary of pro-EU protests * Kiev accuses Russia of firing artillery across border * U.S. ple...

Democratic Senator Criticizes Regulators Over Lax Oversight Of Major Banks, 'Business As Usual'

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics

By Howard Schneider WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - A top Democratic senator said on Friday he remains concerned about slack oversight ...

An Anti-Gay 'Christmas Gift' On The Way For Uganda?

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Gay Voices

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Drafters of a revised anti-gay law want parliament to pass it in time to be a "Christ...

TV Streaming Service Aereo Files for Bankruptcy

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Technology

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Television streaming service Aereo Inc filed for bankruptcy protection after a U.S. Supreme Court ruled in June that the company...

Boko Haram Kills 45 In Revenge Attack On Nigeria Village

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | World

MAIDUGURI, Nov 21 (Reuters) - At least 45 people were killed in a Boko Haram reprisal attack on a village in northeastern Nigeria, the epicenter of ...

A Year After Ukraine's Revolution Began, Slain Protesters' Families Demand Justice

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | World

By Alessandra Prentice KIEV, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was shouted down by angry relatives of 100 pro...

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Sues Obama Over Immigration Order

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics

Nov 20 (Reuters) - An Arizona police chief who calls himself "America's Toughest Sheriff" sued Barack Obama on Thursday soon after the U.S. presiden...

Israel: Hamas Planned To Assassinate Israeli Foreign Minister

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | World

By Dan Williams JERUSALEM, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Israel has arrested four Palestinians suspected of planning to kill Foreign Minister...

Woman With Gun Arrested Outside White House After Obama's Immigration Speech

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics

Nov 20 (Reuters) - A woman demonstrating outside the White House on Thursday night was arrested for carrying a gun, the Secret Service said, shortly...

1 Dead, 3 Injured In Gulf Of Mexico Oil Rig Explosion

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Green

* Echo Platform was not in production at the time of incident * Fieldwood says offshore facility undamaged * At least o...

New York, Missouri Patients Test Negative For Ebola

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2014 | Healthy Living

(Recasts with initial test negative for Ebola in Missouri patient) NEW YORK, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Two travelers who returned recently f...

Fed Launches Review Of Bank Oversight After Alarming Reports

Reuters | Posted 11.20.2014 | Business

(Adds details, Dudley remarks, background on hearing) By Howard Schneider WASHINGTON, Nov 20 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federa...

Another Good Reason Teens Should Get The Right Amount Of Sleep

Reuters | Posted 11.22.2014 | Healthy Living

By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) - Teens who don't get enough sleep may be at risk for chronic problems later in life from increased ...