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Apple drops Java after experts warn Mac users on its security
(Reuters) - Apple Inc is removing old versions of Oracle Corp's Java software from Internet browsers on the computers of its customers when they install the latest update to its Mac operating system.
Confusion in Libya over fate of former Gaddafi spokesman
(Reuters) - Libyan militias captured Muammar Gaddafi's chief spokesman on Saturday, the government said, but an audio clip posted on Facebook purporting to be the voice of Moussa Ibrahim denied his capture.
West Bank vote held to help plug Palestinian democracy gap
RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Palestinians voted in elections in the Israeli-occupied West Bank for the first time in six years on Saturday, but their scant choice of candidates put them out of step
Rupert Murdoch could become the future owner of the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune.
Murdoch eyes LA Times, Chicago Tribune: report
(Reuters) - News Corp Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch is looking to buy the Los Angeles Times, one of the country's largest newspapers, from struggling media conglomerate Tribune Co, a source familiar with his plans told Reuters on Friday.
Should the trial be televised?
Defense wants 9/11 trial televised globally from Guantanamo
(Reuters) - The death penalty trial of five Guantanamo prisoners accused of plotting the September 11 attacks is so important that it should be televised to the public, defense lawyers argued on Friday.
Bomb blast in Beirut kills at least eight
(Reuters) - Senior Lebanese intelligence official Wissam al-Hassan, who led the investigation that implicated Syria and Hezbollah in the assassination of former prime minister Rafik al-Hariri, was killed by a huge car bomb in Beirut on Friday.
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Live coverage: Deadly bomb blast rocks Beirut, Lebanon - http://bit.ly/Qws09j Photo: Firefighters try to extinguish a fire as a car burns at the scene of an explosion in Ashafriyeh, central Beirut, October 19, 2012. A huge car bomb exploded in a street in central Beirut during rush hour on Friday, killing at least eight people and wounding about 80, witnesses and officials said. [REUTERS/Hasan Shaaban] Big Soda blamed in Mexico's obesity epidemic -- Reuters Investigates www.youtube.com Diabetes is now the number killer in Mexico. Many health experts blame the nation's soda addiction and want the government to tax and regulate sweetened beve... Obama and Romney's dislike for each other very real: John Heilemann - Impact Players www.youtube.com John Heilemann, Co-author of "Game Change," says it's normal for presidential candidates to sour on each other amid a barrage of attack ads. But he sees "a g... Blind, 7-year-old jazz prodigy storms Bolivia's music scene - Rough Cuts www.youtube.com Jose Andre Montano, who is just seven and blind, is a rising star in Bolivia's music world. By age five, he already had formed a jazz trio and he has played ... In an interview, Abu Khattala told Reuters he had only heard he was a suspect through news media and was surprised that officials had told journalists he was at large.
Exclusive: Libyan Islamist says he was at consulate during attack
(Reuters) - A Libyan militia commander who U.S. officials say is under investigation in connection with the attacks on the American consulate in Benghazi which led to the death of the ambassador said he was present during the incident but was not one of the ringleaders.
Which of the 3 debate formats - town hall, table, or podium style - did you find the most effective in terms of evaluating the candidates? Poll: Obama scores post-debate bounce - State of the Race www.youtube.com President Obama seems to have enhanced his standing with voters on the economy and other issues thanks in part to the second presidential debate, according t... Update: Google says financial printer RR Donnelley filed draft earnings statement without authorization; Google says they're workign to finalize document, will release earnings and hold call at 1:30pm PT.
Google jumps gun on results, revenue soft
(Reuters) - Google Inc reported net revenue of $11.3 billion for the third quarter, below Wall Street's expectations.
Greeks clash with police, general strike brings country to standstill -- Rough Cuts www.youtube.com Almost 40,000 Greeks marched through Athens to protest government austerity measures, while a general strike shut down activity throughout the country. Demon...
Exxon seeks to quit flagship Iraq oil project
(Reuters) - Exxon Mobil wants to leave its flagship Iraqi oil project after upsetting Baghdad by signing a deal last year with the autonomous northern Kurdish region, which the central government deemed illegal.
FLASH: U.S. appeals court in New York says part of Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional - ruling Which candidate do you think is more appealing to women? Romney, Obama appeal to women voters after 2nd debate - Daily Trail www.youtube.com Fresh from a second debate that a Reuters/Ipsos poll showed President Obama winning, he and Mitt Romney were back on the trail Wednesday with the focus on wo... Introducing "The Wider Image" from Reuters -- a photojournalism app for iPad that showcases amazing photography from the world's largest news organization. Dive deeper into our photos, hear from the photographers that move the images, put information in context and a whole lot more. Download the app for free in the App Store here - http://bit.ly/qdtRnt
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Students perform a mock funeral procession to represent the death of public education during a protest on the second day of a three-day nationwide student strike to protest against education cuts in Madrid, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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http://widerimage.reuters.com/ Lance Armstrong: Moments from a career ruined by a doping scandal - Rough Cuts www.youtube.com Here are some of the highlights of Lance Armstrong's complex career. Armstrong on Wednesday stepped down as chairman of the Livestrong cancer support charity...
Exclusive: White House review finds no evidence of spying by Huawei - sources
(Reuters) - A White House-ordered review of security risks posed by suppliers to U.S. telecommunications companies found no clear evidence that Huawei Technologies Ltd had spied for China, two people familiar with the probe told Reuters.
Mitt Romney and President Obama speak directly to each other during the second presidential debate in Hempstead, New York, October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar
4 things you didn't know about the September 11th Benghazi attack 4 misconceptions about the Benghazi attack - Decoder www.youtube.com Reuters U.S. foreign policy editor Warren Strobel sets the record straight about four misunderstandings surrounding last month's deadly attack in Benghazi, L... UPDATE: FBI: Suspect Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis traveled to U.S. in January 2012 for purpose of conducting attack on U.S. soil FLASH: A man has been arrested after authorities say he was plotting to attack the Federal Building in New York, WNBC-TV reports.
Fed Targeted in Alleged Plot
NBC 4 New York has learned that federal authorities have arrested a man they say was plotting to attack the Federal Reserve in New York City.
Would you buy a bicycle like this? Cardboard bicycle may get the world moving on the cheap - Rough Cuts www.youtube.com Two Israeli entrepreneurs are seeking to take the cycling world by storm with the first-ever bicycle made entirely out of recycled cardboard, plastic and old... Obama outboxes Romney for 2nd debate title - strategists www.youtube.com President Obama may not have floated like Ali, but he won a close match on points against rival Mitt Romney int their second debate, according to two strateg... FLASH: Turkish military fires back after mortar shell shot from Syria lands on border in Hatay province - Hatay governor's office "This crisis cannot remain within Syrian borders indefinitely. Either it will be addressed or it will increase ... and be all-consuming," he said.
Syria mediator warns conflict could consume Middle East
(Reuters) - International mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said on Wednesday that Syria's civil war risked spreading across borders into an "all-consuming" conflict unless it was eventually addressed.
There were a lot of points addressed at last night's debate -- the Benghazi attack, the economy, oil production, guns in America, education and teachers. What do you wish the candidates had addressed during last night's debate?
Obama takes offensive against Romney in debate rematch
(Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama launched aggressive attacks against Republican rival Mitt Romney on jobs, energy and Libya in their second debate on Tuesday as the Democrat tried to reclaim the momentum in a tight White House race.
Romney, Obama Debate Round 2: binders of women, blind trusts, and acts of terror - The Trail www.youtube.com Governor Romney faced a feistier President Obama, sparing over issues like oil and gas drilling, women's rights, immigration, and the 47 percent. Things beca... So...who won? You can leave a comment here, or vote in our Facebook poll on Reuters Politics here - http://on.fb.me/SZL39Q Photo: U.S. Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (L) and U.S. President Barack Obama shake hands at the conclusion of the second U.S. presidential campaign debate in Hempstead, New York, October 16, 2012. [REUTERS/Jim Young] Live coverage of the second 2012 U.S. presidential debate - http://bit.ly/RDyUv4 Photo: The stage is set for the second U.S. presidential campaign debate taking place in Hempstead, New York, October 16, 2012. U.S. president Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will meet in a town-hall format taking questions from a selected audience on Tuesday night. [REUTERS/Lucas Jackson]
Obama extends slim lead over Romney in White House race
(Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama gained ground on Republican rival Mitt Romney for the third straight day, leading 46 percent to 43 percent, according to the Reuters/Ipsos daily tracking poll released on Tuesday.
Obama recaptures lead over Romney in new poll - Daily Trail www.youtube.com President Obama has inched back ahead of Mitt Romney, according to new Reuters Ipsos polling data. Obama had fallen behind the GOP challenger last week in th... FLASH: Apple has sent out invitations for a special event on October 23. Watch Reuters.com for more. "Like" this post if you plan on watching the next debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. For more coverage follow us on twitter @ReutersTV "Passive" Obama? "Conservative" Mitt? Who'll show at next debate? - The Trail www.youtube.com Voters wonder whether they will see the "passive" professor Obama from the last debate or the fiery, barnstorming candidate from the campaign trail. Will the... "For this espionage, infidels gave her awards and rewards. And Islam orders killing of those who are spying for enemies," the group said in a statement.
Taliban says its attack on Pakistani schoolgirl justified
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Taliban insurgents said on Tuesday that the Pakistani schoolgirl its gunmen shot in the head deserved to die because she had spoken out against the group and praised U.S. President
A woman visitor passes a platoon of freshly drafted recruits at the parade square of an infantry unit camp based in Kiev, Ukraine, October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Within minutes of the bank's announcement, Pandit's name was gone from Citigroup's website.
Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit resigns
(Reuters) - Citigroup Inc Chief Executive Vikram Pandit resigned abruptly on Tuesday, effective immediately, a shock change at the top of the bank just one day after a surprisingly strong quarterly earnings report.
Rattner: CEOs likely would accept tax hike in deficit deal - Fast Forward www.youtube.com Most CEOs in the Campaign to Fix the Debt would agree to higher taxes to get a budget deal, says former auto czar Steven Rattner. The more than 100 chief exe... "We have to talk about torture," Mohammed's lawyer, Air Force Captain Michael Schwartz, said. "No we don't," the judge replied. "I think we do," Schwartz said.
Guantanamo hearing grows heated at mention of torture
(Reuters) A military judge angrily cut off a defense lawyer who tried to discuss torture on Monday during a debate on whether courtroom attendance was mandatory for five Guantanamo prisoners accused of plotting the September 11 attacks.
State Department officials suspected that two Libyan guards hired by its own security contractor were behind an April incident in which a homemade bomb was hurled over the wall of the special mission in Benghazi, according to official email ... s obtained by Reuters. But the men, who had been taken into custody the day of the attack, were released after questioning by Libyan officials because of a lack of "hard evidence" that could be used to prosecute them, the State Department emails show. "Amazing," wrote Eric Nordstrom, then the regional security officer with the U.S. Embassy in Libya, describing the obstacles in prosecuting the suspects. Full story - http://reut.rs/OCvTLv Photo: REUTERS/Esam Al-Fetori See More Prices ranged from 4,500 Israeli shekels ($1,170) for the 16 gigabyte model to 5,700 ($1,480) for 64 GB.
New iPhones snapped up in Gaza despite high prices, poverty
(Reuters) - Apple's new iPhone 5 is selling well in the Gaza Strip despite inflated prices, reaching the Palestinian enclave via smuggling tunnels even before high-tech hub Israel next door.
The Pakistani schoolgirl shot by Taliban gunmen for pushing for girls to be educated has been sent to the United Kingdom for medical treatment, a military spokesman said on Monday. Full story - http://reut.rs/QFHCqi Photo: REUTERS/Chris Helgren "Like" this post if you plan on watching the next debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney . For more coverage follow us on twitter @ReutersTV Romney and Obama cram for pivotal 2nd debate - Daily Trail www.youtube.com President Obama and Mitt Romney both spent Sunday prepping for Tuesday's crucial town hall-style debate in Hempstead, New York, but Obama took time out to vi...
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney kisses his wife goodbye following services at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Belmont, Massachusetts October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Over the past three years, Starbucks has reported no profit, and paid no income tax, on sales of 1.2 billion pounds in the UK.
Special Report: How Starbucks avoids UK taxes
LONDON (Reuters) - Starbucks' coffee menu famously baffles some people. In Britain, it's their accounts that are confusing. Starbucks has been telling investors the business was profitable, even as it
Prime Minister David Cameron opposes Scotland's push, arguing that Britain is stronger together. But London agrees it is up to Scotland to decide its future for itself in a vote.
Scotland seals terms of historic independence vote
(Reuters) - Scotland on Monday set up a historic independence referendum after its leader signed an agreement with Britain's prime minister finalizing arrangements for a vote which could lead to the demise of its three-centuries-old union with England.
German city battles elusive new-look neo-Nazis
(Reuters) - Germany's neo-Nazis are hanging up their bomber jackets, unlacing their black leather boots and even grabbing a bite to eat at their local Turkish kebab shop.
Red Bull takes marketing to dizzying heights - Decoder
Felix Baumgartner's free fall from 128,000 feet is only Red Bull's latest marketing ploy. It follows a long list of extreme sports marketing campaigns, and a...
Red Bull Stratos skydiver Felix Baumgartner's record-breaking jump - Rough Cuts
Watch Felix Baumgartner leap from a stratospheric helium balloon at more than 120,000 feet and freefall at the speed of sound before opening his parachute an...
Colombia tries peace talks with FARC rebels to end long conflict
(Reuters) - Colombia's government and Marxist rebels will sit down this week to start peace talks aimed at ending nearly half a century of conflict after a 10-year military offensive against the guerrillas failed to deliver a coup de grace.
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