The long walk to Austria

ROSZKE, Hungary - Migrants in Hungary, many of them Syrian refugees, broke out of a border camp, fled from a stranded train and struck out on foot for western Europe as a crackdown by the country’s government faltered in the face of overwhelming numbers.

Wall St. drops as jobs data leaves Fed-watchers hanging 2:39pm EDT

- U.S. stock indexes dropped almost 2 percent on Friday as a mixed August jobs report did little to quell investor uncertainty about whether the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates this month.

An investor looks at an electronic board showing stock information of Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index at a brokerage house in Beijing, August 26, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Foreign investors seek new strategies in China

BOSTON - Foreign investment funds are moving at breakneck speed to retool their strategies in an attempt to profit from Chinese stock markets whipsawed by panic, paranoia and unprecedented government intervention.  Full Article 

A police vehicle set on fire by CETEG (State Coordinator of Teachers of Guerrero) members is seen burning during a protest demanding the government find missing students of the Ayotzinapa Teacher Training College Raul Isidro Burgos, outside the General Attorney building in Chilpancingo, in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero December 1, 2014. REUTERS/Jorge Dan Lopez

Probe into missing students deeply flawed

AYOTZINAPA, Mexico - Mexico's investigation into the abduction and apparent massacre of 43 students last year is plagued with errors and omissions and key parts may need to be redone.  Full Article 

President Barack Obama (L) shakes hands with Saudi Arabia's King Salman at the start of a bilateral meeting at Erga Palace in Riyadh January 27, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

The King And O

WASHINGTON - Saudi King Salman will meet with President Barack Obama in Washington to seek more support in countering Iran, as the White House tries to shore up relations after a period of tensions.  Full Article 

In this file photo, Thai soldiers guard the Army Club in Bangkok on May 22, 2014 during a meeting of rival political factions chaired by army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha, who later that day announced he was seizing power. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha/Files

Thai junta cracks down on dissenters

BANGKOK - Since the military took over the Thai government in May 2014, dissenters have been handed as much as 60-year sentences for insulting the monarchy.  Full Article 

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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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Live: Lawyers for Kentucky clerk

ROWAN COUNTY, Kentucky - Lawyers for County Clerk Kim Davis hold a news conference after Davis defied a district judge's orders to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.