A police van drives past the Baur au Lac hotel in Zurich, Switzerland, May 27, 2015. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

FIFA soccer officials busted

ZURICH - Swiss police arrested some of the most powerful figures in global soccer, announcing a criminal investigation into the awarding of the next two World Cups.  Full Article 

Dollar retreats after its best day in two years 4:42am EDT

LONDON - A string of reversals from sharp moves the previous day marked global financial market trading on Wednesday, with stocks and oil gaining ground and the U.S. dollar falling after its biggest rally in two years.

Church groups take part in a protest against President Barack Obama's immigration enforcement policies outside the White House in Washington July 31, 2014. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Court blocks Obama's immigration plan

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama's plan to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation was dealt another setback when an appeals court refused to lift a block put in place by 26 states that argued Obama overstepped his authority.  Full Article 

A woman walks out of the Internal Revenue Service building in New York in this May 13, 2013 photo. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Thousands of taxpayers' information stolen: IRS

Sophisticated cyber criminals gained illegal access to around 100,000 taxpayers' information over the last four months, the IRS said.   Full Article 

Cleveland policemen block the street outside the Justice Center in Cleveland, Ohio, May 23, 2015. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk

Cleveland to limit police use of force

WASHINGTON/CLEVELAND - The Cleveland police department has agreed to train officers to minimize racial bias and the use of excessive force in a deal with the Department of Justice after a pattern of abuses was detailed in a report last year.  Full Article 

Marmot Einut, 22, who was released from a human trafficking boat, stands in front of his home at a refugee camp outside Sittwe, Myanmar, in this May 20, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun/Files

Rohingya whisked away from seized boat

YANGON/THEK KAY PYIN, Myanmar - When the Myanmar navy seized a boat used by people smugglers last week, it announced those aboard were mostly Bangladeshis. But a Reuters investigation found the truth may be far more complicated.  Full Article 

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More than 500 dead in brutal Indian heat wave

Soaring temperatures have gripped parts of southern and northern India in an extreme heat wave which has killed hundreds and looks set to continue this week.