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Ferguson braces for grand jury decision

Lately, Dan McMullen has been bringing an extra gun to his office in Ferguson, Missouri.<p>McMullen runs Solo Insurance on West Florissant close to where looting and vandalism briefly broke out in early August after a police officer shot to death teenager Michael Brown.<p>"I bring an extra gun now only …

Cameron warns Putin against ripping up international rulebook over Ukraine

David Cameron has cautioned Vladimir Putin against ripping up the international rulebook by destabilising Ukraine and promised to warn the Russian president of the long-term economic consequences if he pursued this course when the two leaders meet at the G20 summit this weekend in Australia.<p>It will …

Pakistan rejects U.S. allegations of using militants as proxies in Afghanistan and India

Pakistan summoned the U.S. ambassador to reject allegations in a Pentagon report that Islamabad supports militant proxies in neighbouring India and Afghanistan, a foreign ministry statement said Thursday.<p>It said Pakistani National Security and Foreign Affairs adviser Sartaj Aziz conveyed the …

Ukrainian forces deny launching new offensive in east

KIEV (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks with top security chiefs on Thursday over a “deterioration of the situation” in eastern Ukraine after pro-Russian rebels there accused Kiev of launching a new offensive in violation of a ceasefire.<p>A pro-Russian separatist stands guard at …

Russians invading, says Ukraine leader; tanks reported crossing border

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called a snap meeting of his security council Thursday, declaring that Russian forces had invaded the country.<p>Poroshenko dropped plans to attend the inauguration of Turkey's newly elected President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and summoned the council as pro-Russia …

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Voices: In Cuba, entrepreneurial spirits sparkle

MIAMI – Cuba is a land that remains a mystery to most Americans.<p>Are the economic changes instituted in recent years by President Raul Castro working? Can the dissident movement ever gain enough traction to overthrow the Communist government? Just how good is its acclaimed but flawed health care …