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By Reuters on Aug. 26, 2016, at 8:23 p.m.
A federal judge on Friday refused to block a California law tightening vaccination requirements for schoolchildren in the state.
By Subrat Patnaik, Reuters on Aug. 22, 2016, at 11:29 a.m.
“We cannot condone behavior that is counter to the values this brand has long stood for,” Speedo USA said in an email statement Monday.
By Reuters on Aug. 22, 2016, at 11:19 a.m.
Among the dead was Scott Martella, a 29-year-old former aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
By Reuters on Aug. 21, 2016, at 7:58 p.m.
RIO DE JANEIRO — A bit of melancholy and unbridled joy converged at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympics on Sunday as Brazil breathed a collective sigh of relief for having pulled off South America’s first Games. It was far from a perfect execution by Brazil, which battled with …
By Reuters on Aug. 21, 2016, at 6:10 p.m.
RIO DE JANEIRO — Two-time boxing gold medallist Claressa Shields said she hoped her victories would help inspire other young African-American women to reach for success. Shield’s triumph in the women’s middleweight final on Sunday against the Netherlands’ Nouchka Fontijn means that at the age of just 21, she is …
By Reuters on Aug. 21, 2016, at 12:23 p.m.
Thirteen people were shot and wounded when at least two shooters fired into a house party from a neighboring backyard.
By Reuters on Aug. 21, 2016, at 9:50 a.m.
The militants were sentenced to death over the mass killing of hundreds of mainly Shiite soldiers at a military camp north of Baghdad two years ago.
By Joseph Ax, Reuters on Aug. 21, 2016, at 8:03 a.m.
The suspect walked into a sheriff’s office across the state line in Mississippi and confessed to the killings, local media report.
By Reuters on Aug. 20, 2016, at 4:17 p.m.
Three of the players also face a charge of possessing a firearm without a license.
By Dan Lamothe, Washington Post on Aug. 20, 2016, at 2:44 p.m.
A former U.S. Navy SEAL who wrote a book about the daring operation on Osama Bin Laden’s compound in Pakistan has agreed to forfeit $6.8 million in book royalties and speaking fees.
By Reuters on Aug. 20, 2016, at 2:31 p.m.
The diplomat to North Korea’s embassy in London is the highest-level diplomat to defect from isolated nation.
By Robert Costa, Dan Balz and Jose A. DelReal, The Washington Post on Aug. 19, 2016, at 10:26 a.m.
Paul Manafort resigned from the campaign of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Friday, days after he was effectively demoted in a shake-up of the campaign leadership.
By Reuters on Aug. 18, 2016, at 9:13 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The Clinton Foundation will stop accepting foreign and corporate donations if Hillary Clinton is elected president and will stop holding the annual Clinton Global Initiative meetings whatever the outcome of the November election, a foundation spokesman said on Thursday. Former President Bill Clinton told staff members on Thursday …
By Reuters on Aug. 18, 2016, at 9:10 p.m.
“The payment of the $400 million was not done until after the prisoners were released.”
By Reuters on Aug. 17, 2016, at 9:02 p.m.
Republican lawmakers had requested the information last month after the FBI recommended no criminal charges against Clinton.
By Reuters on Aug. 17, 2016, at 5:42 p.m.
The World Health Organization on Wednesday appointed the philanthropist and former mayor of New York Michael Bloomberg as a global health ambassador to help governments tackle chronic diseases such as diabetes, stroke, cancer and heart disease.
By Reuters on Aug. 17, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
British author J.K. Rowling is delving back into the world of “Harry Potter” for a series of short ebooks with new stories about some of her characters from the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Pottermore, the digital publishing and e-commerce world founded by Rowling for fans of the boy …
By Wire Service Reports on Aug. 15, 2016, at 9:28 p.m.
RIO DE JANEIRO – A valiant effort by Allyson Felix to overcome an ankle injury that threatened to derail her Olympic dreams months before she reached Rio wasn’t quite enough for her to win gold in the women’s 400-meter dash on Monday night, when Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas dived …
By Reuters on Aug. 15, 2016, at 8:14 p.m.
LOS ANGELES — Twitter is in discussions with Apple to bring its app to Apple TV — a move that would potentially bring 10 live NFL games and other programming to the platform this fall, the New York Times reported. For Twitter, such a deal would dramatically boost its steadily …
By Stephanie Keith, Reuters on Aug. 14, 2016, at 10:24 p.m.
New York police would not confirm that gunshots were fired inside the terminal.