Day of rage, day of death

JERUSALEM - Palestinian men killed at least three people and wounded several others in a string of attacks in Jerusalem and near Tel Aviv on a "Day of Rage" declared by Palestinian groups.

AB InBev wins over SABMiller at fifth attempt 10:54am EDT

BRUSSELS/LONDON - The world's two biggest brewers agreed on Tuesday to create a company making almost a third of the world's beer after SABMiller received an improved offer worth more than $100 billion from larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev .

Democratic debate

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton shields her eyes from the sun at a campaign event in Davenport, Iowa October 6, 2015.    REUTERS/Jim Young

It's just a jump to the left

LAS VEGAS/NEW YORK - Hillary Clinton has veered hard to the left ahead of tonight's Democratic debate, hoping to inoculate herself from criticism by rival Bernie Sanders.  Full Article 

Volunteers of the Hindu nationalist organisation Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) take part in a drill on the last day of their three-day workers' meeting in Ahmedabad, India, in this January 4, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Amit Dave/Files

The hardliners behind Modi

KOLKATA - In order to consolidate power, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has relied on the help of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh – which backs a campaign to force Muslims and Christians to convert.  Full Article 

A frame grab taken from footage released by Russia's Defence Ministry October 9, 2015, shows a Russian Su-34 fighter-bomber dropping a bomb in the air over Syria. REUTERS/Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

Turkey warns against backing Kurdish militia

ANKARA - Turkey has warned the United States and Russia it will not tolerate Kurdish territorial gains by Kurdish militia close to its frontiers in northwestern Syria.  Full Article 

The reconstructed wreckage of the MH17 airplane is seen after the presentation of the final report into the crash of July 2014 of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine, in Gilze Rijen, the Netherlands, October 13, 2015. REUTERS/Michael Kooren

Flight MH17 downed by Russian-built missile

GILZE-RIJEN, Netherlands - Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded in its final report on the July 2014 crash that killed all 298 people on board.  Full Article 

Cans of soda are displayed in a case at Kwik Stops Liquor in San Diego, California February 13, 2014. REUTERS/Sam Hodgson

Pepsi, Coca-Cola compete to invest in Chobani

PepsiCo Inc and Coca-Cola Co are in talks to invest in Chobani LLC, in a deal that the Greek yogurt maker hopes could value it at as much $3 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter.  Full Article 

Wider Image: Feeling the pinch


The Chesapeake Bay's blue crab fisheries are suffering from a shrinking workforce, environmental issues and global competition.   Wider Image 

Chinese chase new luxury labels abroad

A Reuters survey of Chinese spending in the U.S., Europe and Asia shows how consumer trends are shifting as the world's number one shopping nation looks abroad.

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