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Obama poised for new sanctions on Russia if no progress on Ukraine - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
TOKYO/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Thursday he was poised to impose new sanctions on Moscow if it does not act fast to end an armed stand-off in Ukraine, but there was a first, tentative sign that pro-Russian separatists were ceding ground.
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Historic canonization of two popes brings joy and controversy - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Two giants of Roman Catholicism in the 20th century will become saints on Sunday at an unprecedented twin canonization that has aroused both joy and controversy in the 1.2 billion member Church.
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UPDATE 2-Body of Korean boy who raised ferry alarm believed found - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
SEOUL, April 24 (Reuters) - A South Korean boy whose shaking voice first raised the alarm that an overloaded ferry with hundreds of children on board was sinking has been found drowned in the submerged wreckage of the vessel, his parents believe, the coastguard said on Thursday.
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Australia rules out link between debris and Malaysian plane - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
PERTH/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Authorities ruled out any link between debris picked up on an Australian beach and a missing Malaysian jetliner on Thursday as a tropical cyclone again threatened to hamper a 26-nation air, surface and underwater search of the Indian Ocean.
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U.S. mother, officials settle suit over airport breast milk - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A nursing Southern California mother stopped from taking breast milk through airport security has reached a $75,000 settlement with the U.S. Transportation Security Administration, her lawyer said on Wednesday.
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Apple shares reach 2014 highs, Asian stocks lag - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Shares in tech heavyweights Apple and Facebook held hefty after-hours gains on Thursday as their results handily outpaced Wall Street expectations, though Asian markets managed only a mumbled cheer on the news.
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Body of Korean boy who raised ferry alarm believed found - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean boy whose shaking voice first raised the alarm that an overloaded ferry with hundreds of children on board was sinking has been found drowned in the underwater wreckage of the ship, his parents believe, the coastguard said on Thursday.
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Obama uses Japan visit to reassure wary Asian allies - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama used a state visit to Japan on Thursday to try to reassure Asian allies of his commitment to ramping up U.S. engagement in the region, despite Chinese complaints that his real aim is to contain Beijing's rise.
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Brother-in-law of Prince Charles dies - http://www.reuters.com/video...
Brother-in-law of Prince Charles dies
Apr. 23 - The brother-in-law of Britain's Prince Charles dies after suffering head injury in a fall in New York. Paul Chapman reports.
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Brother of Britain's Camilla dies - http://www.reuters.com/video...
Brother of Britain's Camilla dies
Apr. 24 - The brother of Camilla Parker-Bowles, second wife of the heir to the UK throne Prince Charles, dies after a fall in New York. Rough cut (no reporter narration)
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U.S. removed ex-Navy flight boss over workplace behavior complaints - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The former commander of an elite U.S. Navy flight unit was removed from his position amid an allegation that he enabled a climate of inappropriate behavior when he commanded the famed Blue Angels flight team, the Navy said on Wednesday.
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Explosion shuts large natural gas processing plant in Wyoming - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
(Reuters) - An explosion on Wednesday shut a natural gas-processing plant in Wyoming that can churn out about 2 percent of the daily U.S. gas supply, and a nearby town was evacuated though no injuries were reported.
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Apple expands buybacks by $30 billion, OKs 7-for-1 stock split - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc has approved another $30 billion in share buybacks till the end of 2015 and authorized a rarely seen seven-for-one stock split, addressing calls to share more of its cash hoard while broadening the stock's appeal to individual investors.
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19th Century shipwreck rediscovered in San Francisco - http://www.reuters.com/video...
19th Century shipwreck rediscovered in San Francisco
April 23 - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has found a steamship that sank after a collision in 1888, near the present-day site of the Golden Gate Bridge. Jillian Kitchener reports.
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UPDATE 2-Apple slice: Share split makes joining the Dow more likely - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
April 23 (Reuters) - Who says Apple does not want to be in the Dow Jones industrial average?
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Buffett not worried by valuations - http://www.reuters.com/video...
Buffett not worried by valuations
The Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO tells Reuters reporter Luciana Lopez equities are still within a "zone of reasonableness." Buffett also talks rail safety, cyber-security, and wind energy.
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Exclusive: Russia, China block Central African Republic blacklist at U.N. - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Russia and China have blocked a proposal by the United States and France to impose U.N. sanctions on Central African Republic's former President Francois Bozize and two other people linked to the conflict there, diplomats told Reuters on Wednesday.
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Phelps says his return to swimming "incredible" - http://www.reuters.com/video...
Phelps says his return to swimming "incredible"
April 23 - Olympic star Michael Phelps ends his retirement and dives back into the pool, without "signing any contracts" but says "I'm doing this because I want to." Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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Apple expands buybacks by $30 billion, OKs seven-for-one stock split - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc has approved another $30 billion in share buybacks till the end of 2015 and authorized a rarely seen seven-for-one stock split, addressing calls to share more of its cash hoard while broadening the stock's appeal to individual investors.
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California county tries to ban pot farms as medical weed business thrives - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
SACRAMENTO, California (Reuters) - Citing marijuana fields springing up next to high schools and in abandoned barns, Sacramento County supervisors are set to declare pot gardens a public nuisance in the latest move by a local government to rein in California's cannabis industry.
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U.S. new home sales hint at prolonged housing weakness - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sales of new U.S. single-family homes tumbled to their lowest level in eight months in March, dashing hopes for a quick turnaround for a sector that fell into a soft patch last summer.
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Contestant of ABC TV's 'The Bachelorette' dies in Utah accident - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A contestant on the upcoming season of ABC's reality TV show "The Bachelorette" has died, the program's producers said on Wednesday.
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Risk of asteroid hitting Earth higher than thought, study shows - http://www.reuters.com/video...
Risk of asteroid hitting Earth higher than thought, study shows
April 23 - A group of space explorers say the chance of a city-obliterating asteroid striking Earth is higher than scientists previously believed. Deborah Gembara reports.
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UK says scrambles jets to see off Russian planes near Scotland - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain on Wednesday scrambled Typhoon fighter jets to see off Russian military planes flying close to its airspace off the coast of Scotland, a spokeswoman from the defense ministry said.
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NYPD Twitter campaign backfires, thousands of negative tweets - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York Police Department campaign to burnish its image via social media instead produced a flood of pictures of police brutality and tweets critical of the force being shared at a rate of thousands an hour.
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Boeing posts higher adjusted profit, raises 2014 forecast - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
(Reuters) - Rising jet production helped Boeing Co post a 14 percent rise in adjusted net profit in the first quarter, beating estimates, and the company notched up its full-year forecast.
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HBO strikes deal with Amazon to stream shows - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
(Reuters) - Some HBO shows and the Internet streaming service HBO Go will be available next month to Amazon Prime customers, the companies said on Wednesday in a move that could lure customers away from Netflix Inc.
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Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o named People's most beautiful woman - http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - It's been a big year for Lupita Nyong'o. After winning an Oscar and a lucrative advertising deal the actress was named on Wednesday as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by People magazine.
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Obama, Japan's Abe dine at venerable sushi restaurant - http://www.reuters.com/video...
Obama, Japan's Abe dine at venerable sushi restaurant
April 23 - President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dine at Tokyo's 10-seat Sukiyabashi Jiro restaurant where the chef famously discourages chatting during the meal. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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Obama arrives in Japan for state visit - http://www.reuters.com/video...
Obama arrives in Japan for state visit
April 23 - President Barack Obama arrives in Tokyo for the first state visit to Japan by a U.S. president in 18 years. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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