Chicago's top cop ousted

CHICAGO - Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked Chicago's police chief Garry McCarthy to resign after days of unrest over the murder of a black teenager by a white officer.

Facebook's Zuckerberg to give 99 percent of shares to charity 4:52pm EST

SAN FRANCISCO/BENGALURU Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife said they plan to give away 99 percent of their fortune in Facebook stock to a new charity the couple were creating, while announcing the birth of their first child on Tuesday.

Forensic officers work on the blast scene in Istanbul, Turkey, December 1, 2015. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Blast on overpass near Istanbul metro, five hurt

ISTANBUL - Five people were injured when a pipe bomb exploded on an overpass near an Istanbul metro station, halting some train operations and heightening security fears.  Full Article 

A view shows the company logo of Gazprom company installed on the roof of its office building in Moscow, August 10, 2015. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russia may freeze Turkish Stream gas project

MOSCOW - Russia may freeze work on the Turkish Stream gas pipeline project for several years in retaliation against Ankara for the shooting down of a Russian air force jet, two sources at Russian gas giant Gazprom told Reuters.  Full Article 

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee are exhibited on a car dealership in New Jersey, July 24, 2015. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Auto sales likely saw best November ever

DETROIT - Auto sales rose last month on strength in sport utility vehicles and marketing promotions, while industry sales were forecast topping 18 million vehicles on an annualized basis.  Full Article 

An artist's impression of Sauropod dinosaurs on the Isle of Skye in this undated handout photo provided by the University of Edinburgh in Edinburgh, Scotland, December 1, 2015. REUTERS/Jon Hoad/University of Edinburgh/Handout via Reuters

'Dinosaur disco' stayin' alive 170 million years

WASHINGTON - Hundreds of newly discovered dinosaur footprints forming a jumble of tracks are changing the way scientists view the lifestyle of some of the largest creatures ever to walk the Earth.  Full Article 

Paris climate talks

Colorado shooting raises stakes at Capitol

Reuters Correspondent Andy Sullivan explains how Friday's shooting at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado effects the ongoing battle on Capitol Hill over funding the women's health organization.

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