HOUSTON - Iraq filed suit on Monday in a Texas court to gain control of a cargo of crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan that Baghdad says was sold without its permission.
GAZA/JERUSALEM - A grim-faced Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned of a protracted conflict in Gaza, dashing any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid. Full Article | Slideshow
July 28 - Los Angeles Judge tentatively clears way for $2 billion sale of Los Angeles Clippers from Sterling family to Microsoft's Steve Ballmer. John Russell reports.
Why a Maine town wants to secede from the U.S. and Amazon's latest customization offering. Amy Tennery's picks of Reuters coverage. Full Article