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U.S. Stands By Assertion That North Korea Was Behind Sony Cyberattack

Reuters | Posted 12.20.2014 | Politics

HONOLULU, Dec 20 (Reuters) - The United States stands by its assertion that the North Korean government was behind the massive cyberattack on Sony Pic...

Competing Protests For And Against Police Face Off In NYC

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Black Voices

By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Scores of protesters denouncing police violence against non-whites rallied alongside do...

Staples Hack Affected Over 1 Million Cards

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Business

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Office equipment supplier Staples Inc said the investigation of a data security breach showed that malware may have affected abo...

U.N. Leader To West Africans: Change Traditions In Order To Stop Ebola

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Healthy Living

By Matthew Mpoke Bigg MONROVIA, Dec 19 (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, starting a visit to Ebola-hit states in West Af...

U.S. Officially Ends The Auto Bailout, WIth A Profit

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

(Adds details on timing of sale, share price movements) WASHINGTON, Dec 19 (Reuters) - The United States closed out its last big inves...

U.S. Investigation Finds North Korea Was Responsible For Sony Hack

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. investigation into the hack of Sony's computer system has determined that North Korea was behind the operation with a po...

Five Deaths Linked To Caramel Apples

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Healthy Living

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Five people have died and 21 others have been hospitalized in recent weeks in a listeria outbreak linked to caramel apples, healt...

Marathon Bombing Trial Nears

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Crime

BOSTON, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Lawyers for two friends of the accused Boston Marathon bombers are due in court on Friday for separate hearings as the ci...

Promising Ebola Vaccine Likely To Move On To Second Phase Trial

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Healthy Living

GENEVA, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Trials of GlaxoSmithKline's experimental Ebola vaccine are likely to move to a second phase in February, later than prev...

China Arrests American Christian Aid Worker Near NKorean Border

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | World

By Megha Rajagopalan BEIJING, Dec 19 (Reuters) - China arrested on Friday a Korean American Christian aid worker who was being held ne...

Green Groups Sue EPA Over Stormwater Regulations

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Green

(Adds comment from EPA) By Ayesha Rascoe WASHINGTON, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Two environmental groups have sued the U.S. Env...

WHO: One Million People Wounded In Syria

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | World

By Oliver Holmes BEIRUT, Dec 19 (Reuters) - One million people have been wounded during Syria's civil war and diseases are spreading a...

Boy, 14, Sentenced To 10 Years For Dad's Murder

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Crime

By Keith Coffman DENVER, Dec 18 (Reuters) - A 14-year-old Colorado boy who admitted shooting his father dead and concealing the death ...

With Cuba Decision, Obama Hands Hillary Clinton A 2016 Gift

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Potential 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton knows a political gif...

Journalist Sues After Being Detained Covering Ferguson Protests

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Media

By Daniel Wallis Dec 18 (Reuters) - A Washington-based journalist has sued St. Louis County and one of its police lieutenants, saying ...

Couple Pleads Not Guilty In Death Of Starving, Disabled Son

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Crime

By David DeKok HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec 18 (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania mother and father accused of letting their 9-year-old disabled son ...

Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Three Top Islamic State Leaders Killed In Airstrikes, U.S. Officials Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. has seriously weakened the Islamic State's command and control since mid-November by killing mid-level and senior-level leaders...

White House Does Not Dismiss Idea Of Castro Visit

Reuters | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - The White House does not dismiss the possibility of an eventual, precedent-shatterin...

U.S. Weighs Response To Sony Hack Blamed On North Korea

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

By David Brunnstrom and Jim Finkle WASHINGTON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - The United States said on Thursday a cyber attack on Sony Pictures was a serious ...

Knee Pain Could Run In The Family

Reuters | Posted 12.18.2014 | Healthy Living

By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health) - People whose parents had a total knee replacement due to osteoarthritis are more than twice as li...

Islamic State Fight To Take At Least 3 Years, U.S. General Says

Reuters | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - The general in command of U.S. forces involved in the fight against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria said on...

Uber Says It Plans To Improve Background Checks For Drivers

Reuters | Posted 12.18.2014 | Technology

Uber has started research and development on biometrics and voice verification to build tools for enhanced driver screening.

Obesity Can Be Considered A Disability, Rules Europe's Top Court

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | Healthy Living

* Obesity not a specific disability in EU law * But obesity can be a disability in some cases * Case stemmed from dismis...

Researchers Identify Factor That Doubles Child's Risk Of Autism

Reuters | Posted 12.18.2014 | Parents

NEW YORK, Dec 18 (Reuters) - Children whose mothers were exposed to high levels of fine particulate pollution in late pregnancy have up to twice the...

FBI Warned Theaters Of Potential Cyberattacks Over 'The Interview'

Reuters | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics

BOSTON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation released a warning on Tuesday, advising theaters and other businesses associated...