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Official news accounts said the assailants, armed with bombs made from gas cylinders, ambushed the police in the ethnically divided Xinjiang region.
The deal for Time Warner Cable solidifies Comcast’s reputation as an enterprise with grand, even audacious, ambitions.
Sandro Viletta of Switzerland won and Ivica Kostelic of Croatia took silver in the super combined on Friday. The Americans Bode Miller and Ted Ligety were sixth and 12th.
President Obama visits California to review the damage from the drought. Also on the Minute, anti-government protests in Venezuela escalate and Season 2 of “House of Cards” premieres on Netflix.
North Korea had earlier threatened to cancel the reunions if South Korea and the United States went ahead with military exercises.
Ash shrouded a large section of the country’s most densely populated island, Java; closed three international airports; and sent thousands fleeing on Friday.
Judge Arenda Wright Allen issued a stay of her order while it is appealed, meaning that gay couples in Virginia will still not be able to marry until the case is ultimately resolved.
An acting assignment to “pick up a couple of bucks” turned into a nine-year job for Mr. Waite on one of America’s most popular television series.
Chocolate poses a hazard for dogs, who can easily eat enough of it to cause life-threatening seizures.
Ralph Waite, who played the kind patriarch of a tight-knit rural Southern family on the TV series “The Waltons,” has died, his manager said Thursday. He was 85.
U.S. District Judge Arenda Wright Allen issued a stay of her order while it is appealed, meaning that gay couples in Virginia will still not be able to marry until the case is ultimately resolved.
Protesters have failed to “shut down” Bangkok as they vowed last month, but a hard-core group of protesters numbering in the thousands remains defiant.
A retired headmaster’s campaign has led Penguin Books India to agree to destroy copies of a book deemed offensive to Hindus, prompting fears that an ideological shift is underway.
Big banks operating in London are adhering to the bloc’s rules on banking bonuses by revamping the way they pay top employees so they still receive the extra money.
Sam Brownback, the Republican governor of Kansas who this year faces an election challenge, has pursued a bullishly conservative agenda while working to oust moderates.
Comcast was not intensely engaged with Time Warner Cable until about 10 days or so prior to the announcement of the $45 billion acquisition, according to Comcast’s chief.
It’s not clear what kind of memorializing and monetizing of his final season Jeter will approve, but the sports collectibles business is well prepared to cash in.
And in Geneva, a mediator said that the Syrian government’s intransigence could collapse peace talks there.
American military officials have been publicly scathing in their criticism of the releases, which have brought relations between the two allies to a low point.
Derek Jeter said on Thursday that he would answer questions at a news conference next week about his decision to retire.