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Parades, relay races, picnics mark soggy U.S. July Fourth | Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

Parades, relay races, picnics mark soggy U.S. July Fourth | Reuters

NEW YORK Millions of Americans on Saturday gathered for Independence Day parades, picnics and hotdog eating competitions, defying worries over possible security threats and the danger of wildfires in the West. Rainy weather on the East Coast didn't dampen the spirits of celebrants decked out in red, white and blue from their headbands to their shoelaces for traditional July Fourth events from three-legged races to fireworks shows. #Alaska #California #Latin America #opinion #Oregon
Iran, powers push for nuclear deal; dispute over U.N. sanctions persists| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

Iran, powers push for nuclear deal; dispute over U.N. sanctions persists| Reuters

VIENNA Iran and world powers continued marathon talks on Saturday in an attempt to clinch an historic nuclear accord but remained divided on issues such as lifting U.N. #Technology #Europe #markets #United Kingdom #Latin America #opinion
Defence minister rejected as Taliban battle near Kabul| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

Defence minister rejected as Taliban battle near Kabul| Reuters

KABUL Afghanistan's parliament rejected a second nominee for defence minister on Saturday, leaving a vacuum that has already lasted nine months, while government forces battled the Taliban just 30 miles west of the capital Kabul. The president's failure to nominate a full cabinet since he took office in September has sown great discontent among Afghans and Saturday's vote was seen as a test of his government's influence over parliament. #United States #Middle East #Afghanistan #markets #Latin America #opinion
Putin tells Obama he wants dialogue based on equality and respect| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

Putin tells Obama he wants dialogue based on equality and respect| Reuters

MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin called for dialogue based on equal treatment and mutual respect with the United States on Saturday in a congratulatory message to President Barack Obama marking U.S. #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Foreign policy #Ukraine
German finance minister says Greeks to decide whether to keep euro| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

German finance minister says Greeks to decide whether to keep euro| Reuters

BERLIN German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said in a newspaper interview Greeks would decide on Sunday whether to keep the euro or do without it, at least for a while, but that the country remained part of the common currency. #Business #India #Middle East #United Kingdom #Latin America #Entertainment #opinion
75th birthday of Kazakhstan strongman raises questions on country's future| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

75th birthday of Kazakhstan strongman raises questions on country's future| Reuters

ASTANA/ALMATY Kazakhstan's veteran leader Nursultan Nazarbayev celebrates his 75th birthday on Monday, in good shape and vastly popular, but the expected fireworks and fanfare mask uncomfortable questions about the future of the second-largest post-Soviet economy. #Business #United States #Afghanistan #Europe #markets #Latin America #Ukraine
Honduras stages biggest march yet to demand president step down| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

Honduras stages biggest march yet to demand president step down| Reuters

TEGUCIGALPA Tens of thousands Hondurans poured onto the streets of the capital Tegucigalpa on Friday to demand the resignation of President Juan Orlando Hernandez in the biggest demonstration yet against the country's leader over allegations of corruption. An estimated 60,000 demonstrators, many of them holding torches, took part in the noisy protest that converged on the presidential palace, the sixth Friday evening march in a row. "No more corruption, JOH out," protestors called, chanting the president's initials into the gathering darkness #India #Corruption #Technology #Middle East #science #Latin America #Entertainment
France's Hollande says ready to hold new summit on Boko Haram| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

France's Hollande says ready to hold new summit on Boko Haram| Reuters

YAOUNDE French President Francois Hollande said on Friday he is ready to organise a new summit of nations fighting Boko Haram, a militant group that has suffered defeats in recent months in its campaign to forge an Islamist state in northeastern Nigeria. #India #France #Europe #Crime #Argentina #Latin America #opinion
Catholic Church should not have 'leaders for life', Pope says| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

Catholic Church should not have 'leaders for life', Pope says| Reuters

VATICAN CITY The Roman Catholic Church should not have "leaders for life" in its ranks, otherwise it would risk being like a country under dictatorship, Pope Francis said on Friday. Francis, 78, has said before that he would be ready to resign instead of ruling for life if he felt he could not continue running the 1.2 billion-member Church for health or other reasons. "Let's be clear. #India #Middle East #markets #Latin America #Christianity #opinion
Turkey's Erdogan moots possibility of snap election| Reuters

Jul 04, 2015

Turkey's Erdogan moots possibility of snap election| Reuters

ANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday raised the prospect of a snap election if coalition talks fail after his ruling AK Party fell short of a majority in a June 7 parliamentary poll. Erdogan is expected next week to mandate Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, the AK Party leader, to form a coalition government but it remains unclear whether he will be able to build enough support for a stable parliamentary majority. "The formation of a coalition with a majority in parliament is my desire," he told a gathering of supporters. #Business #Europe #markets #Latin America #Entertainment #opinion