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 2:04pm 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.

PepsiCo raises profit forecast as N. America snack sales rise 1:51pm EDT

- PepsiCo Inc's PEP.N 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.

Dow Chemical adds more assets to 'for sale' list 12:30pm EDT

- Dow Chemical Co DOW.N said it would raise about $1 billion from the sale of corporate assets such as rail cars and that it was reviewing joint ventures, part of a plan to raise as much as $6 billion through asset sales.

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 

A woman reads a pamphlet in Spanish at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy, California March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Obamacare legal knot not easy to untangle

NEW YORK - Judges have their work cut out for them untangling a legal knot created when two federal appeals courts released conflicting rulings hours apart going to the heart of the role the federal government will play in Obamacare.  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 

Specialist Geoffrey Friedman reacts to the Dow Jones industrials average passing 17,000 on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange July 3, 2014.  REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Markets unfazed as world conflicts flare

LONDON - Over the course of the past month, global conflicts have flared, potentially threatening world energy supplies, if not globalized business links and supply chains. Yet the world's main financial markets have barely blinked.  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 

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As Dutch mourn; Ukraine calls for sanctions

Ukrainian Prime Minister Yatseniuk says Kiev will impose sanctions on Russian individuals who directly or indirectly support "terrorists" fighting against government troops. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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