Mary Quackenboss

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EU and Japan Hope to Seal Free Trade Agreement in 2015

The European Union and Japan are hoping to move swiftly towards a free trade agreement, after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held discussions …

Drone Journalism Can't Fully Take Flight Until Regulators Act

What was once experimental is now becoming more common: Journalists and photographers are increasingly putting small commercial drones in the air to shoot photo and video. But when they do, they're on shaky legal ground. Federal regulators currently prohibit drone use for commercial purposes — …

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2 suicide bombings end 3 days of peace in Afghanistan<p>Speeding taxi runs into crowd of tourists on Moscow sidewalk<p>Children watching the World Cup …

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North Korea renews threat to conduct nuclear test

North Korea has renewed its threat to conduct a nuclear test amid heightened concern that the state may be on the path to building a nuclear arsenal.<p>The repressive regime's official newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, said the country was justified in using all available means to protect itself from …

Michelle Obama praises kidnapped Nigerian girls as an inspiration

Michelle Obama said she and the president "see our own daughters" in the kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls and called them an inspiration in the fight to educate women and girls around the world.<p>Sitting in for President Obama to deliver the weekly video address from the White House on Saturday, Obama …