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Mexico investigators say missing students killed

Investigators in Mexico say they are now certain that 43 college students missing since September were killed and incinerated after they were seized by police in southern Guerrero state.<p>It was the first time Mexican attorney general Jesus Murillo Karam said definitely that all were dead, even …

Earthquake shakes buildings and residents of Winchester, Hants

The Hampshire town of Winchester has been shaken by a small 2.9 magnitude earthquake, the British Geological Survey (BGS) has confirmed.<p>The quake, …

Mexico says 43 missing students were definitely murdered

Mexico says it is now sure that 43 students who disappeared in September were murdered on the orders of a drug cartel which mistook them for members of a rival gang.<p>Authorities made the announcement despite the fact that the remains of only one of those missing have been formally identified so …

New video of Islamic State captive Goto 'despicable', says Japan PM

AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan said on Wednesday it had received no assurance that one of its pilots captured by Islamic State insurgents was safe and that it would go ahead with a proposed prisoner swap only if he was freed.<p>The fate of air force pilot Muath al-Kasaesbeh was thought to be tied to that of …

How officials spent £100m on taxis, first class rail travel and business class flights

New figures show that officials have continued to spend millions on luxury travel despite the government barring civil servants from going first class in all but the most exceptional cases<p>Whitehall officials have spent more than £100million on taxis, business class flights and first class rail …

Alleged American ISIS Commander Abu Muhammad Al-Amriki Killed: Reports

An ISIS commander who claims to have lived in the U.S. has been killed, according to jihadis in the Middle East.<p>Abu Muhammad Al-Amriki, who gained notoriety last February when he appeared in a video blasting al-Qaeda’s Syria branch, Jabhat al-Nusra, was a high-ranking figure within ISIS. The name …

North Korea's Kim Jong Un to visit Russia, South Korea says | DW | 28.01.2015

Kim Jong Un is to make his first foreign visit since taking power in 2011, traveling to Russia in May to attend war anniversary events, South Korea's …

AirAsia Flight 8501: Search For Bodies To Continue, Could End In A Week 'Depending On The Result'

The search for bodies of victims of AirAsia Flight 8501 will continue, Indonesia’s search and rescue agency said Wednesday, a day after the military …

Apple just posted the best quarter in corporate history

Apple posted the biggest profit in corporate history last quarter after selling a record number of iPhones.<p>Apple (AAPL) sold 74.5 million iPhones in the last three months. That helped Apple's profit soar more than 37% to $18 billion. That's larger than Gazprom's $16.2 billion profit during the …

Report: Sony to Cut 1,000 Jobs in Smartphone Business

That's on top of the 1,000 layoffs it announced in October.<p>Sony plans to cut another 1,000 jobs in its smartphone division, mainly in Europe and China, the Nikkei business daily reported.<p>The cuts are in addition to the 1,000 jobs Sony said it would eliminate in its mobile unit in October, the …

Government in £9 million payout after single letter blunder causes business to collapse

A High Court judge has found Companies House liable for the demise of Taylor & Sons Ltd, after they mistakenly recorded that it had been wound up<p>It was a 124-year-old Welsh family business which took five generations to build up, yet a blunder over a single letter was all that was needed to cause …

Microsoft plunge costs investors $34.7 billion

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Microsoft Corp.’s stock logged its biggest one-day dollar decline in nearly 15 years on Tuesday as investors reacted to the …

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Yahoo soars on Alibaba spinoff

Marissa Mayer must be pretty proud of herself.<p>She announced a deal Tuesday to spinoff Yahoo's stake in Alibaba that will bring in big bucks for shareholders -- something she's been working on since taking the helm of Yahoo in 2012.<p>Investors cheered the announcement, sending the stock soaring as …

Nintendo Halves Its Annual Profit Estimate Despite A Solid Christmas Period

Nintendo is moving towards a slim profit for its current financial year. The Japanese games giant just went public with its Q3 2014 numbers: total revenue came in at ¥271,521 billion ($2.3 billion), of which ¥45.2 billion ($383 million) was net profit.<p>The festive quarter saw 1.91 million Wii U …

China criticizes Alibaba in report withheld until after IPO

BEIJING (AP) — There's a tiger fight going on in China.<p>Regulators on Wednesday issued a scathing report against one of the country's biggest stars, accusing e-commerce giant Alibaba of failing to do enough to prevent fake goods from being sold on its websites. Uncowed, Alibaba fired back with …

Kristen Stewart: I need a break from Hollywood

Kristen Stewart needs a break. The "Twilight" star revealed on "Live! With Kelly and Michael" that she is taking a break from Hollywood.<p>"I need to breathe," the 24-year-old said Monday. "[I've been working for] like, a solid two years...I want to stay home for a while."<p>KStew said she wants to focus …

Angelina Jolie warns world against turning blind eye to crimes in Syria

Actress and campaigner travels to Iraq refugee camps and says humanitarian crisis is a test of West's commitment to human rights<p>Angelina Jolie has made a heartfelt appeal for the international community to do more to end the conflict in Syria after touring refugee camps in Iraq, where millions of …

Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett among duets set for Grammy Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — The Grammy Awards will feature a number of collaborative performances, including Lady Gaga with Tony Bennett and Adam Levine with Gwen Stefani.<p>The Recording Academy said Tuesday that Annie Lennox will also be paired with newcomer Hozier and Jessie J with Tom Jones at the Feb. 8 show …

Taylor Swift's Twitter, Instagram Hacked

<b>UPDATE:</b> Taylor Swift has addressed the hacks on her Twitter and Instagram accounts in two posts on Tumblr, assuring fans, “Twitter is deleting the …

Perez Hilton Returns To The 'Celebrity Big Brother' House... And Finds Out He's Up For Eviction From Now Until The Final (PICS)

Perez Hilton left his fellow contestants stunned when he returned to the 'Celebrity Big Brother' house during Tuesday night's live show.<p><b>MORE …

Will Smith’s New Movie Concussion to Be Released on Christmas Day

Will Smith’s NFL drama <i>Concussion</i> is set to be released on Christmas Day, Sony Pictures announced Tuesday.<p>Peter Landesman (<i>Parkland</i>) wrote and …

Drew Barrymore: I didn't really have parents

At 39 years old, it's safe to say Drew Barrymore has been through a lot. Though her famously turbulent childhood included rehab at the age of 14 and getting emancipated at 15, the "Charlie's Angels" actress is clearly in a happy, more settled down place these days. Married to art consultant Will …