FBI arrests 2 men on firearms charges near Ferguson
The arrests come as authorities increase law enforcement presence ahead of grand jury decision in Michael Brown case

Labour's Emily Thornberry quits over Rochester tweet - Sky News
(Reuters) - Emily Thornberry, UK Labour party's spokeswoman on judicial affairs, has resigned from the shadow cabinet over a tweet she sent during a special election in the southeast English constituency of Rochester and Strood, according to Sky News.

UK truck driver shortage threatens Christmas logjam
(Reuters) - A shortage of truckers on Britain's roads could leave Christmas shoppers out in the cold as tough new rules for drivers kick in.

How Iggy reacted to Eminem rape lyrics
With Snoop Dogg bowing out of his feud with Iggy Azalea, it seems Eminem is more than willing to take his place. The MC rapped about Azalea and rape in the same breath.

Demonstrators clash with French police over protester death
TOULOUSE France (Reuters) - Protesters clashed with police in southern France on Saturday over the death of a young activist killed by a police grenade, in the latest of a series of demonstrations which have embarrassed the Socialist government.

Littlest flutist scrapes to survive
CNN spends a heartbreaking day with a young Syrian refugee trying to survive in Istanbul.

Colombia's Santos says FARC release of hostages will be next week
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said he hoped next week to secure the release of five captives, including an army general, held by Marxist FARC rebels, a move that will allow stalled peace talks to continue.

Obama to visit India in January: White House  

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) and US President Barack Obama meet in the Oval Office of the White House, on September 30, 2014US President Barack Obama will travel to India in January for its Republic Day celebrations and talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the White House said Friday. His trip follows up on Modi's debut visit to Washington as India's leader in September. "The president will meet with the prime minister and Indian officials to strengthen and expand the US-India strategic partnership," White House press secretary Josh Earnest said.














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