Trump: dealmakers are miserable, but not you, Carl

NEW YORK - Donald Trump says most good business negotiators are "vicious, horrible, miserable human beings." Except Carl Icahn.

Asia extends global stocks rally as upbeat U.S. GDP soothes sentiment 8:46pm EDT

TOKYO - Asian shares extended a global rally on Friday after upbeat U.S. economic data calmed sentiment shaken by days of turmoil in Chinese equities.

Katrina, 10 years on

A picture of slain journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward is seen next to candles at a memorial outside of the offices for WDBJ7 in Roanoke, Virginia August 27, 2015. REUTERS/Chris Keane

Slain journalist's father to fight for gun control

WASHINGTON - "I'm not going to rest until I see something happen. We've got to have our legislators and congressmen step up to the plate and stop being cowards about this," said Andy Parker, the father of murdered reporter Alison Parker.   Full Article 

A demonstrator is hit by a jet of water released from a riot police vehicle while demanding changes in the education system in Santiago, Chile, August 27, 2015. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

Student protest in Chile turns ugly

Police in the Chilean capital use water cannons during clashes with students who are protesting promised education reforms that they say don't go far enough.  Video 

A protester leaves after demonstrating outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Vista, California, August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Videos were distorted: Planned Parenthood

WASHINGTON - Planned Parenthood told congressional leaders that manipulations and deletions used in the editing process of secretly recorded videos slamming the organization rendered the tapes unreliable for government inquiries.  Full Article 

A Venezuelan soldier runs in front of people queueing and trying to buy staple items outside a supermarket close to the border with Colombia at San Antonio in Tachira state, Venezuela, August 27, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Venezuelans agonize over medical shortages

Venezuelans with chronic health conditions are suffering from shortages of medical supplies as the country grapples with an economic crisis.  Video 

Bolt struck down

Usain Bolt of Jamaica is hit by a cameraman on a Segway as he celebrates after winning the men's 200 metres final at the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China, August 27, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

BEIJING - A television cameraman and his Segway succeeded in doing what none of Usain Bolt's rivals could in the 200 meters final at world championships: knock the Jamaican off his stride, and his feet, during his lap of honor.  Slideshow | Full Article 

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Modi's big risk: a tide of unemployed workers

A slump in India's property sector is turning into an employment crisis for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who rose to power on the promise of creating jobs.

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