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Ebola-infected Cuban doctor arrives in Geneva

A Cuban doctor infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone arrived late Thursday in Geneva, where he will be treated for the deadly virus.

Painting by Hitler goes to auction

A 100-year‑old watercolor of Munich's city hall is expected to fetch at least 50,000 euros ($60,000) at auction this weekend, not so much for...

Zambia's President Scott suspended as ruling party leader

Zambia's ruling Patriotic Front said on Friday it had suspended President Guy Scott as acting head of the party for "unconstitutional...

Molotov cocktails, clashes as thousands protest Mexico massacre

Protesters threw Molotov cocktails and clashed with riot police outside Mexico City's National...



China's PBOC cuts interest rates for first time since 2012

China cut benchmark interest rates for the first time since July 2012 as leaders step up support for the world’s second‑largest economy.

Italian bonds rise as Draghi says willing to 'broaden' purchases

Italy’s government bonds rose for a second day as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi...

Obama shows limits of executive power with action on immigration

President Barack Obama did more than just announce that he’ll use executive power to prevent...

Yen pares weekly drop on Aso as most Asia stocks slide

Japan’s yen pared its biggest five- week loss since 1995 as Finance Minister Taro Aso said its decline has been too fast. Most Asian stocks fell,...