May 23rd @ 3:48 AM GMT (23 min ago)
CBS News ISIS has sealed off the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria. The city contains precious artifacts, thousands of years old, that are worth millions of dollars. Clarissa Ward reports on how the terror group may seek to profit from its new victory. (World)
May 23rd @ 3:10 AM GMT (1 hr ago)
Wall Street Journal Mexican security forces killed at least 42 suspected gang gunmen in a three-hour battle Friday in the state of Michoacán, the government’s federal security com missioner said. (World)
May 23rd @ 3:08 AM GMT (1 hr ago)
Reuters China and Peru have agreed to study the feasibility of a controversial 5,300 km (3,300 miles) transcontinental railroad that will connect Peru's Pacific coast with Brazil's Atlantic coast, China's official Xinhua News Agency reported.<img width='1' height='1' src='http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c/35217/f/654198/s/4692c03a/sc/31/mf.gif' border='0'/><br clear='all'/> (World)
May 23rd @ 2:21 AM GMT (1.8 hr ago)
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May 23rd @ 2:13 AM GMT (2 hr ago)
Wall Street Journal Investigators have issued a warrant to question a top official in Chechnya, the first public sign that the assassination could be linked to the Kremlin-backed strongman leader of the troubled North Caucasus region. (World)
May 23rd @ 1:37 AM GMT (2.6 hr ago)
Yahoo! Louis van Gaal has assured Newcastle that Manchester United won't take it easy on Hull in the final day showdown that will play a major role in deciding the relegation battle. Manchester United legend Steve Bruce is facing relegation as Hull manager with his third bottom club trailing Newcastle by two points heading into the last day of the Premier League season. (World)
May 23rd @ 1:32 AM GMT (2.6 hr ago)
Yahoo! A group of 18 mostly Democratic U.S. senators on Friday urged the Obama administration to stop Royal Dutch Shell's preparations for oil exploration in the Arctic, saying the region has a severely limited capacity to respond to accidents. The senators, from both coasts and several Midwestern states, sent a letter to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, urging her to retire Arctic leases in the Chukchi Sea. Jewell's department earlier this month conditionally approved Shell's exploration plan ... (World)
May 23rd @ 1:12 AM GMT (3 hr ago)
Yahoo! Environmental activists who fanned out in small boats across a Seattle bay over the weekend in a protest over Royal Dutch Shell's plans for Arctic oil exploration in the have damaged ''precious habitat'' on the sea floor, a state official said on Friday. Cables used to moor a 4,000 square foot (370 sq meter) floating barge dubbed ''The People's Platform'' to the floor of Elliott Bay became wrapped around an old steel piling and pulled it over, disturbing aquatic habitat, Departmen... (World)
May 23rd @ 1:12 AM GMT (3 hr ago)
Yahoo! Owners of an oil pipeline that burst in California this week must take numerous corrective measures, including an in-depth analysis of factors contributing to the spill and a plan to fix any flaws found, before they can restart the line, U.S. safety officials said on Friday. The corrective action order issued on Thursday by the U.S. Transportation Department's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration, or PHMSA, is not regarded as a disciplinary enforcement sanction against the compa... (World)
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