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After Russia targets McDonald's, businesses wonder who's next

MOSCOW Russia - Russia said on Thursday it was investigating dozens of McDonald's restaurants, in what many businessmen said was retaliation for Western sanctions over Ukraine they fear could spread to other symbols of Western capitalism. | Video

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Russian aid convoy starts moving into Ukraine

BORDER CROSSING POINT DONETSK Russia - The first trucks from a Russian aid convoy on Thursday passed a Russian border check point and started moving towards the border crossing with Ukraine, a Reuters reporter at the scene said.

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Syria sees Islamist threat bringing detente with West, but not soon

BEIRUT - Syria is wagering that Islamic State's push to reshape the Middle East will eventually force a hostile West to deal with President Bashar al-Assad as the only way to tackle the threat.

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Family Dollar rejects Dollar General offer on antitrust worries

- Family Dollar Stores Inc rejected Dollar General Corp's $8.95 billion acquisition offer, citing antitrust concerns, and reaffirmed its support for a buyout offer from Dollar Tree Inc .

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Calm largely holds in Missouri after grand jury opens shooting investigation

FERGUSON Mo. - Small crowds staged largely peaceful protests late on Wednesday over the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, the calmest night since riots erupted over the racially charged killing. | Video

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