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Witnesses and aid workers say at least 98 people are dead in Bangui after a day of clashes between the Muslim armed fighters who rule the country and a Christian militia who opposes them.
The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 3.6 percent in the third quarter, and the number of people filing claims for unemployment insurance fell last week.
The exchange rate of Bitcoin took a hit following a government ban. Chinese citizens are not forbidden from using the currency.
Democratic Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio announced Thursday that he has chosen Bratton, who ran the nation's largest police department from 1994 to 1996.
Human Rights Watch finds that defendants who take their fate to a judge or jury face prison sentences on average 11 years longer than those who plead guilty.
People are now able to get a customized list of plans and prices, and click through to see an insurer's provider directory on the new HealthCare.gov website.
Arizona's worker safety commission imposes multiple fines on the state's forestry unit over the Yarnell Hill fire, which killed 19 elite firefighters in June.
Mike Tomlin says he takes full responsibility for stepping onto the field during a kickoff return by the Ravens' Jacoby Jones.
A judge has given Detroit the green light to cut pensions as a way out of the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, putting the case in the laps of retirees.
There are signs that officials in Arizona and Mexico are getting along better. That's after Arizona's immigration enforcement law provoked deep tensions a few years ago. From the Fronteras Desk in Phoenix, Jude Joffe-Block reports local leaders are making an effort to boost trade and tourism.
The latest ADP National Employment Report says private employers added 215,000 jobs last month, making it the strongest month for job growth since one year ago.
A South African diving team expected to find only bodies three days after the vessel sunk. They instead found the ship's cook, Harrison Okene, alive.
The finding adds more confusion to the case, because two other teams — Swiss and Russian — came to different conclusions.
A 5th-century Byzantine monastery in Turkey is finally slated for renovation. But the government wants to turn it into a mosque.