Gaza bloodshed deepens

GAZA/JERUSALEM - Gaza fighting raged on, displacing thousands of Palestinians in the battered territory.  Full Article 

TransAsia Airways plane crashes in typhoon-hit Taiwan, killing 47 2:43pm EDT

TAIPEI - A TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm on an island off Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire, officials said. | Video

Malaysia Airlines Regional Vice President Huib Gorter (2nd L), President & CEO KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Camiel Eurlings (3rd L) and President and CEO of Schiphol Jos Nijhuis (4th L) pay their respects at Schiphol Airport during a national day of mourning for the victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, in Schiphol July 23, 2014. The bodies of the first victims from the Malaysian airliner shot down over Ukraine last week arrived back in the Netherlands on Wednesday amid dignified grief tinged with anger. Bells pealed and flags flew at half mast in memory of the 298 people killed when flight MH17 crashed in an area of eastern Ukraine held by Russian-backed separatists. REUTERS/Cris Toala Olivares

Rebel commander says fighters had BUK

DONETSK Ukraine - A powerful Ukrainian rebel leader has confirmed that pro-Russian separatists had anti-aircraft missiles of the type Washington says were used to shoot down flight MH17.  Full Article 

Cases of Pepsi are displayed for sale in Carlsbad, California in this file photo taken February 7, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake/Files

PepsiCo raises profit forecast

PepsiCo's higher-than-expected quarterly profit could give the company more ammunition against an activist investor who wants it to separate its snack and beverage businesses.  Full Article 

A man walks past Deutsche Bank offices in London December 5, 2013. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

Problems at Deutsche Bank's U.S. operations

FRANKFURT, - The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has found serious problems in Deutsche Bank's U.S. operations, including shoddy financial reporting, weak technology and inadequate auditing and oversight, a source told Reuters.  Full Article 

The wanted poster of Yoo Byung-un. REUTERS/Incheon Metropolitan Police Agency

Ferry fugitive hid in wall to evade arrest

SUNCHEON/INCHEON, South Korea - South Korea's most wanted man, whose heavily decomposed body was found in an orchard last month, had evaded arrest by hiding behind an upstairs wall of a wooden cabin.  Full Article 

Muhammadu Buhari speaks in Lagos in this April 6, 2011 file photo. REUTERS/Joe Penny

Bombs kill 82 in Nigeria, ex-leader targeted

KADUNA, Nigeria - At least 82 people were killed in two bombings in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna. They were targeting opposition leader and former president Muhammadu Buhari at a busy market and a moderate Muslim cleric about to lead a crowd in prayer.  Full Article 

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