China says no Japan meeting at G-20

BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday ruled out a meeting between the Chinese and Japanese leaders at next month’s Group of 20 summit in Russia, c…

UK begins badger cull despite opposition

LONDON (AP) — British farm union officials said Tuesday a cull of badgers has begun in a bid to halt the spread of cattle tuberculosis. The …

Ex-JPMorgan trader arrested in Spain

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested a former JPMorgan Chase & Co. trader wanted by the United States for allegedly falsifyin…

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US signals readiness to strike Syria

The U.S. military stands ready to strike Syria at once if President Barack Obama gives the order, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Tuesday…