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UN chief calls attack on Gaza school 'shameful'

Secretary‑General Ban Ki‑moon condemned the attack on a U. N. school in Gaza that killed at least 16 people early Wednesday as...

US economy back on track with strong second-quarter rebound

The U. S. economy rebounded sharply in the second quarter as consumers stepped up spending and businesses restocked, putting it on course to close out the...

US resupplies Israel with munitions as Gaza offensive rages

The United States has allowed Israel, waging an offensive in the Gaza Strip, to tap a local U. S. arms stockpile in the past week to resupply it with...

Bank of America ordered to pay $1.27b for 'Hustle' fraud

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Bank of America Corp to pay a $1.27 billion (£750.75 million) penalty for fraud over shoddy mortgages sold by...

Ebola fears grow with Europe and Asia on alert

Fears that the west African Ebola outbreak could spread to other continents grew on Wednesday with European and Asian countries on alert and a leading...

Plane crashes in San Diego parking lot one dead

A small plane crashed in a San Diego shopping center parking lot Wednesday, killing one woman on board and seriously injuring another, a fire spokesman...

Syria govt air strikes defy UN resolution - Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch sharply criticised the Syrian air force Wednesday for intensifying strikes on...

Pipe break that flooded UCLA dumps 20m gallons

Authorities say a pipe break that flooded UCLA's famed Pauley Pavilion has now released 20 million gallons of water and continues to gush.