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Uganda Lifts Ban On Newspaper

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Media

* Minister says media group's managers met with Museveni * Says Kenya's NMG has agreed to coverage restrictions * Second...

Microsoft Revives Old Feature In Effort To Spur Sales

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Technology

By Bill Rigby SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is bringing back the Windows "start" button, offering a stripped-down version among a ...

Austerity Measures Pull Down U.S. GDP

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON, May 30 (Reuters) - A drop in government spending dragged more on the U.S. economy than initially thought in the first three months of th...

Rubio Message Leaves Key Group Unsettled

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

By Caren Bohan WASHINGTON, May 30 (Reuters) - Republican Senator Marco Rubio's repeated criticism of parts of the sweeping U.S. immig...

Beware The Northern Snakehead Fish! (Or Not?)

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Green

By Environment Correspondent Deborah Zabarenko MOUNT VERNON, Va., May 30 (Reuters) - They're freakishly strong, hungry air-breathers t...

Samsung's Galaxy S4 Mini Has Been Unveiled

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Technology

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co unveiled a stripped down version of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone on Thursday, aiming to grab a bigger sh...

FDA Approves 2 New Drugs For Melanoma

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living

By Ben Hirschler and Bill Berkrot LONDON/NEW YORK, May 30 (Reuters) - U.S. health regulators have approved two new GlaxoSmithKline dru...

Japan Cancels Wheat Order After GMO Outcry

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Green

By Naveen Thukral and Risa Maeda SINGAPORE/TOKYO, May 30 (Reuters) - A strain of genetically modified wheat found in the United States...

China Concerned This Damages Their National Image

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Travel

By Li Hui and Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - From faking marriage certificates to get honeymoon discounts in the Maldives to letting...

'We've Got A Great Chance To Take Back The House'

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

By Roberta Rampton CHICAGO, May 29 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama, whose agenda has been frustrated by Republicans in Washington, ...

Hurricane Barbara Lashes Southern Mexico, Killing At Least 2

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | World

By Jose Cortes SAN PEDRO TAPANATEPEC, Mexico, May 29 (Reuters) - Hurricane Barbara hit Mexico's southern Pacific coast...

McCain: 'We Can Help The Right People' In Syria

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, May 29 (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain said on Wednesday, two days after meeting with rebels in Syria, that he is confident the Uni...

Gay Donors Cutting Off 'Democratic Cowardice'

Reuters | Rachelle Younglai | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, May 29 (Reuters) - Some disappointed activists say they are yanking their support for the Democratic Party after Senate Democrats oppose...

Study: Immigrants Contribute Far More To Medicare Than They Use

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Business

* Study finds immigrants pay billions more than they use * Immigration policy changes could deplete program-researchers ...

Longer-Term, High-Dose Use Of Ibuprofen Can Hike Heart Attack Risk

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland LONDON, May 30 (Reuters) - Long-term high-dose use of painkillers such as ibuprofen or diclofenac is "equally hazardo...

Study Reveals Staggering Cost Of Tax Breaks For Wealthy

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

* Top 20 pct of earners get half the benefit of top breaks * Tax breaks on capital gains favor the wealthy * Study favor...

Court Weighs In On Rick Scott Drug Testing

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Miami

By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE, Fla., May 29 (Reuters) - A federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday that Florida Governor Rick Scott ca...

Serena Williams Blames Multiple Personalities For French Open Performance

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Black Voices

By Martyn Herman PARIS, May 29 (Reuters) - Top seed Serena Williams said her "psycho" side is under wraps after motoring into the third...

'Some People Laugh At Wearables... Some People Laughed At PC & Internet'

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Wearable computing is emerging as the type of significant technology shift that will drive innovation in the way personal co...

Boy Wounded In New Orleans Shooting To Celebrate Birthday In Style

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Black Voices

By Mark Guarino NEW ORLEANS, May 29 (Reuters) - A 10-year-old boy who was wounded by gunfire at a Mother's Day parade in New Orleans, ...

GOP Challenges Eric Holder's Leak Claims

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

(Updates with Justice Department comment, paragraph 6) By Lawrence Hurley and David Ingram WASHINGTON, May 29 (Reuters) ...

Leading Russian Opposition Economist Flees To France After Questioning

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | World

By Douglas Busvine MOSCOW, May 29 (Reuters) - A prominent economist and government adviser has fled Russia after being questioned by ...

Computer Avatars Could Help People With Schizophrenia Confront Tormenting Voices

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland LONDON, May 29 (Reuters) - Psychiatrists are developing a system that can help people with schizophrenia control and ...

Amazon Wades Farther Into Original Programming

Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 07.29.2013 | Technology

By Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO, May 29 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc said on Wednesday that it will make five original T...

It's The World's Most Popular Liquor. And It Tastes Like Paint Thinner

Reuters | Posted 07.29.2013 | World

By Pete Sweeney CHENGDU, China, May 29 (Reuters) - Chinese baijiu, a flammable, pungent white liquor averaging a 110-proof wallop, is ...