Fed leaves door open for rate hike

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. - The Federal Reserve said it might raise the interest rate next month, even while several officials acknowledged that turmoil in financial markets could delay monetary policy tightening.

Protesters gather to pile more pressure on Malaysia's PM 2:17am EDT

KUALA LUMPUR - Thousands of protesters gathered in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday for a two-day rally to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak, bringing to the streets a political crisis over a multi-million-dollar payment made to an account under his name.

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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 

An employee works at the headquarters of Kaspersky Labs, a company which specialises in the production of antivirus and internet security software, in Moscow July 29, 2013. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival

SAN FRANCISCO - In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world's top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival AVG Technologies N.V. by "rubbing them out in the outhouse," one of several previously undisclosed emails shows.  Full Article 

Migrants attend a candle light ceremony at a Budapest railway station in memory of 71 refugees who died in a truck found in Austria, in Budapest, Hungary August 28, 2015. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh

Drownings, truck deaths drive up migrant toll

EISENSTADT, Austria/TRIPOLI - Austria said 71 refugees were found dead in an abandoned truck, while Libya recovered the bodies of 105 migrants washed ashore   Full Article | Video 

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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