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usa Asian Shares Fall on Growth Frets

Stocks were mostly lower in Asia, with losses in Tokyo and Australia after the U.S. market weakened overnight amid worries about global economic growth.

13 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

usa U.S. and China announce plans to curb greenhouse gases

At a summit Tuesday to kick off the drafting of an international climate change accord, President Obama spoke bluntly of American responsibility for global warming and pledged that ambitious steps would be unveiled over the next year to cut greenhouse gas emissions.

17 minutes ago // Boston Herald

usa Pastor: UPS gunman was 'troubled' over work

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. The man who killed two former co-workers and then himself at a UPS shipping center Tuesday had told some people that he was having problems at work but never suggested the situation might turn violent, his pastor said.Birmingham police late Tuesday identified the shooter as 45-year-old Kerry Joe Tesney of suburban Trussville. They did not release the slain people's names.Tesney and his wife have two children, and they've been members at NorthPark Baptist Ch

19 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Pimco ETF Draws Probe by SEC

The SEC is investigating whether bond giant Pacific Investment Management Co. artificially boosted the returns of a popular fund aimed at small investors, according to people familiar with the matter.

33 minutes ago // BBC

usa Second fence erected at White House

The Secret Service erects a second fence in front of the White House, days after an intruder scaled the main fence and entered the mansion.

34 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

usa Bin Laden's son-in-law is sentenced in N.Y. to life in prison

Sulaiman abu Ghaith, a top Al Qaeda leader and Osama bin Ladens son-in-law, was sentenced in New York on Tuesday to life in prison with no possibility of parole, becoming the highest-ranking advisor to the terrorist group to be convicted and now punished in a civilian court in the United...

41 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

usa New Tax Rules to Slow, Not Halt, Inversion Deals

The Obama administration's actions to tighten rules against corporate inversions should discourage such dealsat least temporarilyexperts said. But many questioned how long any chilling effect would last.

47 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Treasury-Bill Yield Tips Into Negative Territory

A scramble for safe, short-term debt left some investors on Tuesday paying for the privilege of lending to the U.S. government.

58 minutes ago // CBS

usa As climate change looms, bad news for loons

Warming southern lakes have pushed loons further north; Minnesota scientists are on a mission to bring them back south

1 hour ago // MSNBC

usa Yellowstone Warns: Keep Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Out

Despite ban, tourists are still flying unmanned aerial vehicles over Yellowstone National Park and it's landing some of them in serious trouble. KUSA's Chris Vanderveen reports.

1 hour ago // Reuters

usa Two suspects in Florida store shooting die in car crash

ORLANDO Fla. Reuters - Two suspects in a shooting at a women's clothing store in Kissimmee, Florida, were killed on Tuesday after crashing their car, in an incident that caused the evacuation of a mall and technical college, police said.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa Appointed to Redeem Secret Service, Director Will Discuss Another Misstep

Julia Pierson, the director of the Secret Service, will face lawmakers on Tuesday when she appears before the House Oversight Committee to discuss the agencys latest embarrassment.

1 hour ago // BBC

usa Charge in US teen disappearance

A Virginia man sought for questioning in connection with the disappearance of British-born student Hannah Graham is charged with abduction.

1 hour ago // Reuters

usa Florida mall, tech college evacuated after shooting

ORLANDO Fla. Reuters - A mall and nearby technical college in Kissimmee, Florida, were evacuated on Tuesday after shots were fired at a clothing store and two possible suspects were killed after crashing their car nearby, police said.

1 hour ago // CNN

usa Warrant issued in missing student case

Authorities have obtained an arrest warrant for Jesse Matthew, charging him with abduction with the intent to defile, in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa Under Affordable Care Act, 25 Percent Increase in Health Insurers Is Predicted

The Obama administration released preliminary data on insurers that have indicated they want to participate next year in the insurance exchanges.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

usa ACLU Sues Over Arizona 'Revenge Porn' Bill

The Arizona law making "revenge porn" illegal is so broad it affects booksellers, artists, news photographers and even historians, the suit states.

1 hour ago // CNN

usa Problem-plagued plane hits ISIS: F-22 goes into combat

The problem-plagued F-22 Raptor took part in its first combat mission Monday night, hitting ISIS targets in Syria. The price tag for those jets, which were in development for decades, is a staggering $412 million each -- triple its expected cost, according to the Government Accountability Office GAO.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Cuomo Holds Wide Lead Over Astorino

But the New York state governor's job approval rating falls back to its lowest point since he took office.

1 hour ago // Fox News

usa Florida mall shooting leaves 2 wounded

Authorities say two people have been wounded in a shooting at a central Florida mall, and police are trying to determine if two men found dead a short time later in a crashed vehicle are connected.

1 hour ago // CNN

usa Warrant issued in missing student case

Authorities have obtained an arrest warrant for Jesse Matthew, charging him with abduction with the intent to defile, in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo told reporters Tuesday.

1 hour ago // ABC

usa 2 Wounded in Central Florida Mall Shooting

2 wounded in central Florida mall shooting; 2 men found dead in fleeing vehicle after crash

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

usa 2 wounded in central Florida mall shooting

KISSIMMEE, Fla. Authorities say two people have been wounded in a shooting at a central Florida mall, and police are trying to determine if two men found dead a short time later in a crashed vehicle are connected.Kissimmee police say in a news release that officers responded to shots being fired at the Osceola Square Mall's Ross Dress For Less store around 6:15 p.m. Tuesday.Police say the injuries of the two victims didn't appear to be life-threatening.As officers we

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

usa 2 wounded in central Florida mall shooting

KISSIMMEE, Fla. Authorities say two people have been wounded in a shooting at a central Florida mall, and police are trying to determine if two men found dead a short time later in a crashed vehicle are connected.Kissimmee police say in a news release that officers responded to shots being fired at the Osceola Square Mall's Ross Dress For Less store around 6:15 p.m. Tuesday.Police say the injuries of the two victims didn't appear to be life-threatening.

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Wharf Fire Disrupts Los Angeles-Area Sea Ports

Stubborn wharf fire disrupts operations at Los Angeles-area seaports with worries about smoke

1 hour ago // Boston Herald

usa Wharf fire disrupts Los Angeles-area sea ports

LOS ANGELES A fire that raged overnight on the underside of an old wooden wharf was finally quelled Tuesday but not before all container terminals at the Port of Los Angeles and several in adjacent Long Beach harbor were shut down because of worries about unhealthy smoke.Concern about the plume from burning creosote-preserved timber in the pre-World War II wharf also triggered a precautionary evacuation of a port-area elementary school and advice to residents to stay indoors.

1 hour ago // ABC

usa 4 Injured in Natural Gas Tank Blast in Wyoming

Authorities: 4 workers injured in explosion at natural gas storage tank in western Wyoming

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Report Faults Rollout of Air-Traffic-Control Upgrade

An effort to modernize the U.S. air-traffic-control system is seeing such a bumpy rollout that costs associated with some of the core technology outweigh potential benefits, a report says.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa Cadillac Tries to Make a Fresh Start in New York

The new move comes as company seeks to shed its stodgy image and recapture a mystique that melted away nearly two decades ago.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa Cadillac Tries to Make a Fresh Start in New York

Cadillacs new president is looking to make up for falling sales in an overall strong luxury auto market.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Oracle Pays Ellison $67.3 Million

Oracle paid Larry Ellison, who vacated the chief executive post last week, $67.3 million for his final full year in the job, the company said.

1 hour ago // The Guardian

usa Climate change summit: world leaders told to 'step up ambition'

Nelson Mandelas widow Graa Machel says leaders failed to rise to challenge after day of impassioned speeches at UNUS refuses to commit to climate change aid for poor nations Continue reading...

1 hour ago // ABC

usa PM: Haiti to Hold Delayed Vote by Early Next Year

Prime minister says Haiti to hold long-overdue elections by early next year

1 hour ago // CNN

usa Parents of U.S. journalist who went missing in Syria want answers

For a year after her journalist son went missing in Syria in 2012, Debra Tice kept calling his cell phone. It would ring and ring. Nothing. She would send Austin Tice messages on Facebook. No response.

1 hour ago // New York Times

usa In Airstrikes, U.S. Targets Cell Said to Plot an Attack

In addition to the main target, the Islamic State, the American air campaign in Syria is hitting sites associated with the Khorasan Group.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Federal Prison Population Drops

The federal prison population is projected to fall by more than 12,000 inmates over the next two years, as policies that reduce sentences for nonviolent offenders spur the first drop in federal prisoners since 1980.