Asian shares slip on downbeat China data

TOKYO - Asian shares fell on Tuesday and the dollar struggled after twin surveys showed China's manufacturing sector in the grip of its worst slump in several years, raising fresh fears about the health of its economy.

State Department says 150 more Clinton emails have classified information 5:22pm EDT

WASHINGTON - About 150 more of Hillary Clinton's work emails have recently been designated as containing classified information, the U.S. State Department said on Monday ahead of the public release of the latest batch of emails Clinton handed over last year.

Demonstrators, who are against a constitutional amendment on decentralization, clash with police outside the parliament building in Kiev, Ukraine, August 31, 2015. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Violence rocks Ukraine

KIEV - A national guardsman was killed and nearly 90 others protecting Ukraine's parliament were wounded by grenades hurled by protesters, the Interior Ministry said, as deputies backed reforms to give more autonomy to rebel-held areas.  Full Article | Video 

NEXTEV TCR driver Nelson Piquet of Brazil competes in the Formula E Championship race in central Moscow, Russia, June 6, 2015. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Web entrepreneurs bet on Chinese Tesla rival

FRANKFURT/DETROIT - A group of deep-pocketed China-based internet entrepreneurs and financial investors, including Tencent and Hillhouse Capital, is backing an effort to create NextEV, a new rival to U.S. electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc.  Full Article 

Travellers believed to be migrants coming from Hungary enter a train to Germany at the railway station in Vienna, Austria, August 31, 2015.  REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Migrant trains reach Germany

VIENNA/MUNICH - Trainloads of migrants arrived in Austria and Germany from Hungary as European Union asylum rules collapsed under the strain of a wave of migration unprecedented in the EU.  Full Article | Video 

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Islamic State now has its own currency

A propaganda video from Islamic State purports to show a newly minted form of coin currency for use within territory claimed by the militants.   Video 

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German scientists' high hopes for 'budget' moon rover

German scientists hope to see their home-made, low-cost, robot examining the moon in the near future while they work on ways to lower risks of malfunctioning. Edward Baran reports.

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