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Swedish court upholds Assange detention order

A Swedish court rejected on Thursday an appeal by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to revoke a detention order issued over allegations of sexual assault,...

2014 becoming warmest year on record

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite a bitter U. S. cold snap, the globe is rushing hell‑bent toward its warmest year on record with last month setting...

Ukraine peace outlook is bleak: OSCE official

VIENNA (Reuters) - Prospects for peace in eastern Ukraine are "bleak", underscoring the need to uphold a shaky ceasefire between government...

Spain mourns its richest duchess

Spain's eccentric Duchess of Alba, one of the nation's richest women with more titles than any other aristocrat on earth, died on Thursday at the...

 

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Best buy turnaround gains traction on surprise sales advance

Best Buy Co. posted a surprise sales gain last quarter amid demand for higher‑definition TVs, fueling optimism that Chief Executive Officer Hubert...

Euro area's third housing bust abates as Dutch prices stabilize

Dutch architect Rien de Ruiter describes himself as a survivor after the housing‑market bust that...

Ruble heads for longest winning streak since June on oil, taxes

The ruble strengthened for a fourth day, heading for its longest rally since June, as Brent crude...

Billionaire Ma warns Alibaba faces its 'most dangerous' moment

Just two months after its record initial public offering, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is facing its...