SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc's fast-growing mobile advertising business helped drive a 61 percent increase in revenue during the second quarter, beating Wall Street's financial targets and sending shares to a record-high in after-hours trading on Wednesday.
KADUNA, Nigeria - At least 82 people were killed in two bombings in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna. They were targeting opposition leader and former president Muhammadu Buhari at a busy market and a moderate Muslim cleric about to lead a crowd in prayer. Full Article
Fighting rages as Israel presses on with its ground offensive in Gaza, on a mission to destroy hidden tunnels and militants' missile stockpiles. Jillian Kitchener reports.
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Beijing closes a coal plant to cut air pollution; scientists build a car for fish and techies try to build cars that can't be hacked. Amy Tennery's picks of Reuters coverage. Full Article