Patrick Halloran

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World Series Game 6: Most expensive baseball tickets in history

The secondary market for tickets to Wednesday's match-up at Fenway has reached record levels.<p>The secondary market for postseason ticket sales is always a lucrative business, but Game 6 of the World Series is establishing new highs for baseball.<p><b>More World Series:</b> 'Angry Red Sox Dad' is …

Sex selective abortions worry Azerbaijanis | Azerbaijan

<b>Baku, Azerbaijan</b> - After giving birth to a baby girl, 24-year-old Shana knew what to expect the second time she became pregnant.<p>"When we found out that the second baby was going to be another girl, my husband said that he didn't want her and I was forced to have an abortion. It was already three …

Heat vs. Pacers Game 4, NBA Playoffs 2013: Time, TV schedule, odds and more

It's Indiana's turn to respond after Miami took back home-court advantage with a decisive victory in Game 3.<p>After a 97-93 victory in Game 2 that gave them home-court advantage in the series, thePacers were riding high in the Eastern Conference Finals. However, their positive momentum was ground to …

Boston invites stopped runners back

BOSTON -- Boston Marathon runners who were stopped on the course when bombs went off at the finish line will have a chance to come back and run again …

Syria crisis: number of refugees tops 1.5 million, says UN

The scale and speed of the exodus of those fleeing the violence in Syria has been underlined by UN figures showing that the number of refugees has …

Funds are piling into Greece—and believe it or not, that’s not a bad move

It’s no secret that Greece’s economy is a mess. In the country’s sixth year of recession, unemployment is nearing 27% and 64.2% of young people are out of work. But there are signs of improvement, and investors are taking note.<p>On May 14 Greek bonds, a proxy for investor confidence in the country’s …

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Former Guatemalan dictator convicted of genocide and jailed for 80 years

The former Guatemalan dictator Efraín Ríos Montt was convicted of genocide on Friday after a court found him guilty of crimes against humanity for …