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Exclusive: Obama authorizes secret U.S. support for Syrian rebels | Reuters www.reuters.com 2169 TWEETS

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama has signed a secret order authorizing U.S. support for rebels seeking to depose Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his government, U.S. sources familiar

www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/01/us-usa-syria-obama-order-idUSBRE8701OK20120801

Politics

Afghan schoolgirls poisoned in anti-education attack | Reuters www.reuters.com 2106 TWEETS

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan (Reuters) - About 150 Afghan schoolgirls were poisoned on Tuesday after drinking contaminated water at a high school in the country's north, officials said, blaming it on conservative

www.reuters.com/article/2012/04/17/us-afghanistan-women-idUSBRE83G0PZ20120417

Science

Exxon pipeline leaks thousands of barrels of Canadian oil in Arkansas www.reuters.com 2063 TWEETS

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil has shut a crude oil pipeline after it ruptured near Mayflower, Arkansas, spilling thousands of barrels of oil, the company said.The 20-inch Pegasus pipeline ruptured

www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/31/us-exxon-pipeline-spill-idUSBRE92U00220130331

Business

Smoke, confusion and a missing ambassador in Libya attack | Reuters www.reuters.com 1996 TWEETS

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Security personnel were separated from the U.S. ambassador to Libya during the attack in which he was killed, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, describing a chaotic scene of smoke,

www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/12/us-usa-libya-scene-idUSBRE88B1K620120912

Politics

Massive storm Sandy crashes ashore in New Jersey | Reuters www.reuters.com 1933 TWEETS

NEW YORK/REHOBOTH BEACH, Delaware (Reuters) - Sandy, one of the biggest storms ever to hit the United States, roared ashore with fierce winds and heavy rain on Monday near the gambling resort of Atlantic

www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/30/us-storm-sandy-hurricane-idUSBRE89N16J20121030

Business

Google rejects White House request to pull Mohammad film clip | Reuters www.reuters.com 1891 TWEETS

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc rejected a request by the White House on Friday to reconsider its decision to keep online a controversial YouTube movie clip that has ignited anti-American protests

www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/14/us-protests-google-idUSBRE88D1MD20120914

Technology

FAA grounds Boeing 787 over battery concerns | Reuters www.reuters.com 1882 TWEETS

WASHINGTON/SEATTLE (Reuters) - The Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday it would temporarily ground Boeing Co's 787s after a second incident involving battery failures caused one of the Dreamliner

www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/17/us-boeing-dreamliner-idUSBRE90F1N820130117

Business

Exclusive: Apple hit by hackers who targeted Facebook last week | Reuters www.reuters.com 1850 TWEETS

BOSTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc computers were attacked by the same hackers who targeted Facebook Inc, but no data appeared to have been stolen, the company said on Tuesday in an unprecedented

www.reuters.com/article/2013/02/19/us-apple-hackers-idUSBRE91I10920130219

Business

Mexico's old rulers claim presidential election win | Reuters www.reuters.com 1776 TWEETS

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's old rulers claimed victory in a presidential election on Sunday after exit polls showed their candidate Enrique Pena Nieto primed to restore to power the party that dominated

www.reuters.com/article/2012/07/02/us-mexico-election-idUSBRE85S1G320120702

Politics

Russia sending aid convoy to Ukraine despite Western warnings of 'invasion pretext'
| Reuters

Russia sending aid convoy to Ukraine despite Western warnings of 'invasion pretext' | Reuters www.reuters.com 1754 TWEETS

BRUSSELS/DONETSK (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Monday Russia is sending an aid convoy to eastern Ukraine despite urgent Western warnings against using humanitarian help as a pretext for

www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/11/us-ukraine-crisis-idUSKBN0GA0C620140811

Politics

U.N. testimony that Syrian rebels used sarin gas but The United States has "varying degrees of confidence" that sarin has been used by Syria's government. who do you believe? www.reuters.com 1743 TWEETS

GENEVA (Reuters) - U.N. human rights investigators have gathered testimony from casualties of Syria's civil war and medical staff indicating that rebel forces have used the nerve agent sarin, one of the

www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/05/us-syria-crisis-un-idUSBRE94409Z20130505

Business

It's a boson: Higgs quest bears new particle | Reuters www.reuters.com 1733 TWEETS

GENEVA (Reuters) - Scientists at Europe's CERN research centre have found a new subatomic particle, a basic building block of the universe, which appears to be the boson imagined and named half a century

www.reuters.com/article/2012/07/04/us-science-higgs-idUSBRE86008K20120704

Science

U.S. Ambassador to Libya And Three Staff Are Killed in Rocket Attack in Benghazi www.reuters.com 1721 TWEETS

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) - The U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other embassy staff were killed in a rocket attack on their car, a Libyan official said, as they were rushed from a consular building

www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/12/us-libya-usa-attack-idUSBRE88B0EI20120912

Politics

U.S. State Department says information indicates U.S. citizens among hostages in raid on Algeria gas plant www.reuters.com 1694 TWEETS

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Islamist militants seized five Japanese nationals and a French citizen from an oil facility in southern Algeria on Wednesday, local and diplomatic sources said.The foreigners were

www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/16/us-algeria-kidnap-idUSBRE90F0HB20130116

World

Budget crisis eases as Republicans seek to avoid shutdown www.reuters.com 1672 TWEETS

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressional Republicans announced a plan on Monday to avoid a government shutdown later this month, seeking to calm the waters after months of budget fights that ended in a failure

www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/05/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE91P0W220130305

Business

Ten killed in Denver movie shooting: local radio | Reuters www.reuters.com 1646 TWEETS

DENVER, Colorado (Reuters) - A masked gunman shot dead 10 people and wounded 30 to 40 others at a showing of new Batman movie The Dark Knight Rises at a movie theater in the U.S. city of Denver, local

www.reuters.com/article/2012/07/20/us-usa-shooting-denver-idUSBRE86J0AM20120720

Entertainment

George Zimmerman: Prelude to a shooting www.reuters.com 1633 TWEETS

SANFORD, Florida (Reuters) - A pit bull named Big Boi began menacing George and Shellie Zimmerman in the fall of 2009.The first time the dog ran free and cornered Shellie in their gated community in Sanford,

www.reuters.com/article/2012/04/25/us-usa-florida-shooting-zimmerman-idUSBRE83O18H20120425

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