BALTIMORE (Reuters) - An investigation into the death of a
black man in Baltimore police custody is still trying to figure out
what happened, the police commissioner said on Friday as the city
braced for a major protest over the incident.
ADEN (Reuters) - Fighting between Yemen's warring factions
raged in southern and central parts of the country and air strikes
hit Houthi militia forces in Aden on Friday, but there were no
fresh moves toward dialogue.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations aid chief on
Friday urged the Security Council to impose an arms embargo and
sanctions in Syria for violations of humanitarian law as special
envoy Angelina Jolie pleaded with council members to visit millions
of Syrian refugees.
(Reuters) - Comcast Corp abandoned its $45 billion offer for
Time Warner Cable Inc on Friday after U.S. regulators raised
concerns that the deal would give Comcast an unfair advantage in
the cable TV and Internet-based services market.
RIGA (Reuters) - Euro zone finance ministers warned Greece on
Friday that its leftist government will get no more aid until it
agrees a complete economic reform plan, as Athens lurches closer to
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Central Intelligence Agency's
Inspector General will conduct what could be the first of several
investigations into the CIA drone strikes that killed American and
Italian hostages and two U.S.-born al Qaeda militants, U.S.
government sources said on Friday.
YEREVAN (Reuters) - Armenia marked the centenary on Friday of
a mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks with a simple
flower-laying ceremony attended by foreign leaders as Germany
became the latest country to respond to its calls for recognition
that it was genocide.