Thai police arrest foreign man over Bangkok bombing

BANGKOK - Thai police said they arrested a foreigner who matched the description of a man who left a bag at the site of a Bangkok blast that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago.

Buffett's Berkshire takes $4.48 billion stake in Phillips 66 11:21am EDT

- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc disclosed a $4.48 billion stake in oil refiner Phillips 66 , rebuilding a bet it had made in the energy industry before oil prices fell.

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Al Jazeera television journalists Mohamed Fahmy, C, and Baher Mohamed, L, talk to the media with lawyer Amal Clooney, 2nd R, Troy Lulashnyk, R, Canadian Ambassador to Egypt, before hearing the verdict at a court in Cairo, Egypt, August 29, 2015. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

Egypt sentences three journalists to prison

CAIRO - An Egyptian court sentenced three Al Jazeera TV journalists to three years in prison for operating without a press license and broadcasting material harmful to Egypt, a case that has stirred an international outcry.  Full Article | Video 

Donald Trump arrives for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York, August 17, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Can you smell what the Trump is cooking?

Presidential candidate Donald Trump understands the crowd’s appetite for trash talk. But clownish behavior can have serious consequences.  Commentary 

A pure gold statue of Buddha is displayed at the Ginza Tanaka store in Tokyo November 26, 2009. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao

What Buddhism says about money

NEW YORK - Buddhism, which holds that wealth is temporary and no path to happiness, might not sound like the best source for money wisdom. But one prominent teacher in the field disagrees.  Full Article 

Swedish ship delivers migrants, 52 bodies to Palermo

Hundreds of migrants disembark a Swedish coastguard vessel and 52 bodies are brought to shore in the Sicilian port of Palermo. Natasha Howitt reports.

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