Buses take migrants from Hungary to Austrian border

BUDAPEST - Long lines of buses left Budapest packed with migrants bound for Austria, which said it had agreed with Germany to let them in as Hungary gave in to crowds, including Syrian refugees, that had set out on foot for western Europe.

Global concerns may shrink Wall Street's third-quarter estimates 6:20pm EDT

NEW YORK - Slowing growth in emerging markets and currency fluctuations in anticipation of a U.S. interest rate hike may push third-quarter revenue and earnings estimates lower this month.

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz delivers his remarks to U.S. President Barack Obama (not pictured)  in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington September 4, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Saudi Arabia welcomes Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON - Saudi Arabia is satisfied with President Barack Obama's assurances about the Iran nuclear deal and believes the agreement will contribute to security and stability in the Middle East, the country's foreign minister said.  Full Article 

Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis gestures as she refuses to issue marriage licenses to a same-sex couple in Morehead, Kentucky September 1, 2015, in a still image from video provided by WLEX. REUTERS/WLEX/LEX18.com

Marriage licenses invalid: clerk's attorney

MOREHEAD, Ky. - Deputies of county clerk Kim Davies issued marriage licenses to three gay couples after she defied a judge's orders citing religious belief. Davies' attorney said the licenses are invalid because they were not issued with her approval.  Full Article 

A driver with the ride-sharing service Lyft waits for a customer on a street in Santa Monica, California October 17, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Lyft, Uber poach Twitter engineers amid turmoil

SAN FRANCISCO - Ride services Lyft and Uber have poached dozens of key Twitter employees over the past year, including top engineering managers, to help personalize their apps.  Full Article 

Presidential hopeful Donald Trump holds a press conference at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York September 3, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Trump breaks from pack on Iran, gay marriage

WASHINGTON - Leading Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump showed again he will not easily be bound to party orthodoxy, breaking from many of his rivals' policy stances, a day after signing the Republican party's loyalty pledge.  Full Article 


Star Wars fans feel merchandise force

Star Wars fans feel the force of Disney merchandising as a new generation of intergalactic toys to mark the latest movie goes on sale around this planet. Grace Pascoe reports.

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