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End of world still coming soon, Christian numerologists say -- it was just postponed

Saturday passed without the world coming to an end, but we're not out of the woods yet.<p>The Doomsday writer who claimed that the world would end on Sept. 23 now says it will end October 21.<p>Christian numerologist David Meade predicted Sept. 23 as the date a mysterious Planet X would collide with …

OPEC is losing its grip on oil prices

<i>Once the indisputable ruler of oil markets, the OPEC cartel is under great pressure to revise its current policy as low oil prices are starting to hurt oil exporters' economies and threaten to split the Organisation apart.</i><p>The past year was not good for OPEC. The global oil glut slashed oil prices …

China economy: growth target in doubt as investment and factory output stutters

Disappointing investment and factory output data point to "very weak" economy that will need more government support, economists warn<p>Chinese investment grew at the slowest pace in 15 years in the first eight months of 2015 as factory output disappointed, raising fears that third quarter growth …

Fed to dominate week of central bank meetings | Reuters

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve takes center stage in the coming week, eclipsing industry data from China, another grim inflation reading from the euro zone and rate decisions in Japan and Switzerland.<p>The Federal Reserve building in Washington September 1, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque<p>…

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Apple may have spent $3 billion just to hire Jimmy Iovine

Bloomberg is reporting that an anonymous source with knowledge of the deal says the Beats deal was just about one man: Jimmy Iovine.<p>Iovine is a veteran record producer who has worked with some of the biggest names in music, including John Lennon, Stevie Nicks, Bruce Springsteen, and U2.<p>But Iovine …

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Poll: Americans skeptical Iran will stick to nuclear deal

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama's big policy win this week -- preventing Congress from blocking the nuclear agreement with Iran -- may do little to improve his sagging approval ratings.<p>A new CNN/ORC poll finds 59% disapprove of the way Obama is handling the U.S. relationship with Iran, …

Google searches for a new identity

Google's new logo has been parodied, criticized as being too childish and subject to numerous thinkpieces explaining the psychological and design …

The Latest: Czechs send more police to Austria border

MUNICH (AP) — The latest developments as European governments rush to cope with the huge number of people moving across Europe. All times local (CET):<p>…

Israeli police, Palestinians clash at Jerusalem holy site | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli police raided the plaza outside Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque on Sunday in what they said was a bid to head off Palestinian attempts to disrupt visits by Jews and foreign tourists on the eve of the Jewish New Year.<p>Police used tear gas and threw stun grenades toward …

Turkish forces declare curfew in Kurdish city after deadly clashes with PKK

Three police officers and five Kurdish militants killed as violence surges after collapse of peace process<p>Kurdish militants on Sunday killed two police officers when they bombed a checkpoint in Sirnak in southeast Turkey and a curfew was imposed in central Diyarbakir, the region's largest city, …