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Cuba will never rejoin OAS over Venezuela row, says Castro

<b>Cuban President Raul Castro says the country will not return to the Organization of American States (OAS) in a show of solidarity with Venezuela.</b><p>OAS Secretary General Luis Almargo has called for sanctions against Venezuela.<p>At a summit of Caribbean countries in Havana, Mr Castro called the OAS "an …

Cuba

Ron Paul says GOP deserves convention rule controversy

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Former Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul said Friday that the party outsmarted itself in passing a 2012 rule that he said was aimed at blunting his influence on that summer's convention.<p>The GOP's "Rule 40(b)" requires candidates win the "support of a majority of the …

Government

Chicago boy, 7, among victims as gun violence sweeps city

<b>Gun violence in Chicago at the weekend left 10 people dead, including a 7-year-old boy, and more than 50 wounded.</b><p>Amari Brown was shot in the chest by a gunman who was targeting his father, a known gang member, according to police.<p>Police chief Garry McCarthy said the boy's father should not have …

Guns

Your Brand’s Reach on Flipboard: Case Studies with Intel & Merrill Lynch

In February, we launched Promoted Story on Flipboard. In keeping with our style of advertising, this product fits right into the normal reading experience by presenting a promoted story as users flip through their feeds. And it turns out, when you add great content from a brand into a feed of …

UN: Sierra Leone to be Ebola free in 'matter of weeks'

Sierra Leone will be free of the Ebola virus in a "matter of weeks", but stopping the deadly disease in Guinea will take more time, the United Nations' Ebola chief said.<p>Speaking in New York on Monday, Dr David Nabarro said the overall outbreak of the virus in West Africa would end "in the …

Disease

North Korea demanded $10bn in cash and food to attend talks with South

Hermit state asked for money and half a million tons of food as precondition to holding summit with South in 2009<p>North Korea demanded $10 billion in cash and half a million tons of food in 2009 as a precondition of holding a summit with the South, former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak said, …

North Korea

Why Apple Selling Fewer iPads Is Actually A Huge Achievement

Why do we critique Apple for building a product with longevity?<p>iPad sales are down, technically. Apple still sold 20 million of them last quarter, but Wall Street says a company like Apple is never supposed to sell less of anything. And so when Apple sells 4% fewer iPads in 2014 (and 18% fewer in …

Wall Street