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The Week in Review: What Defines an American?

In 1993, 12-year-old Jose Antonio Vargas boarded a flight in his native Philippines and landed in the United States, where he’s lived ever since as …

“Deep Dive” on Immigration

Faced with a life in poverty, of violence and far from their families, over 57,000 unaccompanied minors have crossed the U.S.-Mexico border since …

Murray lands first title in 15 months

Andy Murray saved five match points before beating Spain's Tommy Robredo 5-7, 7-6, 6-1 to win the Shenzhen Open in China as the Briton rallied to claim a first title since winning Wimbledon last year.<p>The two-time grand slam winner and Olympic champion appeared on course for certain defeat when he …

Ferguson Police Officer Shot: Cop Injured, Not Killed, After Gunfire Saturday Night

<b>Update as of 05.54 a.m. EDT:</b> There was a second shooting incident near Ferguson overnight, as an off-duty officer's car was shot at, injuring him …

'Ebola Vaccine Only Works on White People' Fake News Story Goes Viral

Story posted on satirical news site causes outrage on social media, as people share it believing it is real<p>An article circulating online claiming …

'Anti-Facebook' social network gets viral surge

Created last year as a "private" social network, Ello (www.ello.co) recently opened its doors on an invitation-only basis.<p>Because of the limited supply and strong demand, the invitations have been selling on eBay at prices up to $500. Some reports said Ello is getting up to 35,000 requests per hour …

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After iOS 8's shakey start, Apple blocks the road back to iOS 7

Apple has always been aggressive about keeping everybody on the same OS — and that’s a good thing.<p>But news today that Apple will no longer support iOS 7 on many mobile devices may sound premature to some.<p>Apple will no longer support iOS 7 for users who have upgraded to iOS 8. So if you have doubts …

ECB to unveil details of new liquidity programmes

Following its surprise rate cut last month, the ECB is not expected to announce any new policy moves at its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, held this time in the Italian city of Naples instead of its usual home venue in Frankfurt.<p>But financial markets are hoping that ECB president Mario Draghi …

Carphone Warehouse to Reimburse Cancelled iPhone 6 Phones 4u Pre-orders

Phones 4U has entered administration, cancelling all iPhone 6 and 6 Plus pre-orders. Earlier today, it was also revealed the company will not issue …

American doctor exposed to Ebola to be treated at National Institutes of Health

US health facility to admit physician exposed to virus in Sierra Leone to special isolation unit in hospital near Washington DC<p>The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is preparing to care for an American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone.<p>Out of what the …

Top Republican calls for US ground war amid fresh strikes on Isis

The Republican speaker of the House of Representatives, John Boehner, on Sunday ramped up the political rhetoric over Syria and Iraq by saying American forces will need to be put on the ground in the battle against the Islamic State (Isis).<p>Boehner’s comment that at some point “boots have to be on …

Modi is Lula’s successor as leader of the global poor

Narendra Modi’s rise to the top of Indian politics took place in May when he was elected as the country’s new prime minister in a landslide victory. His rise to the top of global politics began this weekend.<p>Modi speaks today in a sold-out appearance at Madison Square Garden in New York, which …

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Box Office: Denzel Washington's 'The Equalizer' Opens To $35M Weekend

<b>The Equalizer shot to the top of the box office with $35 million thanks to Denzel Washington’s unadulterated star power, while The Boxtrolls debuted in second place for a surprisingly robust $17.25 million and The Maze Runner didn’t slow down all that much with a strong $17.5 million second weekend.</b><p>…

Rory McIlroy strikes first for Europe against United States on Ryder Cup 2014 final day

Rory McIlroy scores Europe's first point on the final day of the 2014 Ryder Cup with a singles win over Rickie Fowler<p>Imagine being able to do anything as well as <b>Rory McIlroy</b> plays golf. This was perhaps as complete a round as he has ever played in the <b>Ryder Cup</b>, an occasion that by his own admission …

Islamic State targeted air strikes could be extended to Syria, PM hints

David Cameron has given his broadest hint yet that he wants to extend the fight against Islamic State (Isis) to Syria and that only a lack of political consent at Westminster is holding the government back.<p>The prime minister said on Sunday he was sympathetic to the argument mounted by former chief …

Labour will win 'comfortable' majority at general election, says Lord Ashcroft

Polling carried out by Lord Ashcroft shows the Conservatives facing a “very uphill struggle”<p>Labour are on course to win a “comfortable” majority, according to polling carried out by Lord Ashcroft, with the Conservatives facing a “very uphill struggle”. The Tory peer sounded the alarm in the opening …

Yemen anti-Houthi rally stifled by rebels

Houthi rebels stifled a planned protest against them in Sanaa as the rebels maintained their grip on the Yemen capital despite signing a disarmament deal.<p>Only a few hundred people attended the Sunday demonstration, which came a day after the Houthis agreed to disarm and withdraw from areas they …

While ECB struggles, Fed sees recovery

LONDON (Reuters) - On one side of the Atlantic they’re trying to refill the punchbowl. On the other they’re getting ready to take it away. This week, investors may get a clearer idea why.<p>European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks during the Euro Conference in Vilnius September 25, 2014. …

Allianz has no plans to change Pimco after Gross departure

Pimco-owner Allianz says Bill Gross's departure will not alter the way it treats the world's largest bond fund<p>Allianz, the owner of Pimco, says the surprise resignation of Bill Gross, the bond fund’s chief investment officer, will not cause it to reassess its plans for the business.<p>Shares in German …

RBS sells shares in Citizens to banks underwriting IPO - sources

LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS.L) raised 261 million pounds from selling more shares in its U.S. business Citizens (CFG.N) after banks underwriting its stock market listing took up an option to buy extra shares, sources told Reuters.<p>A man walks past a branch of The Royal Bank of …

Rosneft and Exxon discover Arctic oil

<b>Russian energy giant Rosneft says it has discovered oil with its US project partner Exxon Mobil at a controversial well in the Arctic.</b><p>Drilling was completed in record time, it said, but questions remain about how quickly the well can be developed.<p>Exxon has said it will "wind down" the project …

Oil & Gas Industry

Will iPhone 6 ‘bendgate’ take a bite out of Apple?

No Apple flaw has been able to stop it selling ever more devices. What difference will the latest hardware hassles make?<p>Tim Cook’s smiling face was splashed on the cover of Bloomberg’s Businessweek magazine on Monday. Inside, the Apple’s chief executive enthused about the launch this month of new, …

Japanese telecom giant SoftBank reportedly in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation

Company may use content from studio to bolster Sprint<p>Japanese telecommunications and internet powerhouse SoftBank is making a run to acquire DreamWorks Animation, according to reports from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> and <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>. It's not clear how close the two are to a deal, but reports …

Note 4 finally available for pre-order from Sprint

Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile have already been offering the Note 4 for pre-order for a little while, and now Sprint is finally joining the pre-order party.<p>The Now Network’s pre-orders kick off today with the device expected to ship on October 17th. The Sprint Note 4 will set you back $349 with a …

Mobile

A Samsung surprise: No more Chromebooks (or other laptops) in Europe

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>How tough is the PC market right now? So bad that some hardware makers are abandoning it in certain regions of the world. …

Best Buy Offering Moto 360 in Stone Leather

If you’re thinking about picking up the new Moto 360 smartwatch from Best Buy, you be glad to know you have another color option to choose from: …

Investigation into Tesco's £250m profit shortfall unearths 'corruption' of culture

Poor company culture is to blame for improper practices at the supermarket giant, it is claimed<p>The investigation into a £250m black hole in Tesco’s profits is centring on the culture of the retailer, with concerns that managers may have been pressurised into using improper practices.<p>A source said …

iOS 8 Document Management Updates – MacStories

After updating PDF Converter and Scanner Pro with support for iOS 8 extensions last week, Readdle released updates to Documents and PDF Expert yesterday, bringing full integration with iCloud Drive and document pickers.<p>Similarly, Panic's Transmit was updated with various enhancements including an …

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Andy Murray wins Shenzhen Open for first title victory in 14 months

Andy Murray has that winning feeling again after completing a spectacular turnaround in the Shenzhen Open final to end his title drought.<p>Murray faced five match points in a second set tie-break – four of them in succession from 6-2 behind – but saved them with some of his best tennis on his way to …