Former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi sits behind bars with other Muslim Brotherhood members at a court in the outskirts of Cairo, December 29, 2014.  REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

Egypt's Mursi sentenced to 20 years in prison

CAIRO - An Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohamed Mursi to 20 years in prison without parole for the killing of protesters in December 2012.   Full Article 

Upbeat earnings lift stocks, Greek anxiety hits euro 4:41am EDT

LONDON - World stocks climbed back toward all-time highs on Tuesday as upbeat European earnings reports and expectations of a sixth straight rise in German business confidence helped offset worries about a possible Greek default.

Migrants trying to reach Greece are rescued by members of the Greek Coast guard and locals near the coast of the southeastern island of Rhodes April 20, 2015. REUTERS/Argiris Mantikos/Eurokinissi

EU proposes doubling rescue effort for migrants

CATANIA, Italy/LUXEMBOURG - The European Union proposed doubling the size of its search and rescue operations, as the first bodies were brought ashore of some 900 people feared killed trying to reach Europe.  Full Article |  

James Murdoch answers questions during a talk at the Digital Life Design (DLD) conference in Munich January 25, 2011.

James Murdoch may soon ascend at Fox

Saudi Arabia's Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is in no doubt that James Murdoch is ready to take a much bigger role at Twenty-First Century Fox, by far the largest part of the media empire that James' father Rupert Murdoch built.  Full Article 

U.S. presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton listens as she sits with workers and management of Whitney Brothers children's toy and furniture factory during a round table while campaigning for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination in Keene, New Hampshire, April 20, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Clinton floats tax-code changes

KEENE, New Hampshire - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said she would consider changes to the tax code to reward companies that produce goods and services as opposed to trading, which she likened to "playing games."  Full Article 

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Australia's east coast battered by cyclone-like storm

Violent weather batters Australia's east coast, leaving three dead and thousands without power. Rough cut. (No reporter narration.)