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Justices raise doubts about $399M judgment against Samsung

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is raising serious doubts about a $399 million judgment against smartphone maker Samsung for illegally copying parts of the patented design of Apple’s iPhone. Justices hearing arguments Tuesday in the long-running dispute seemed troubled that Samsung was ordered to pay all the profits it earned from 11 phone models […]
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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The foul-mouthed Philippine president, who once called the pope a “son of a bitch” and told Barack Obama to “go to hell,” says he has promised to Go
About 70 migrants remaining at the Calais 'Jungle' camp are allowed to sleep at the site, as work continues to dismantle it.
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's top court on Thursday approved an injunction against a congressional probe that found Rafael Ramirez, the former president of state oil company PDVSA, was responsible f
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The countries that decide the fate of Antarctica reached an historic agreement on Friday to create the world's largest marine protected area in the ocean next to the frozen c
PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say a man didn’t go to jail hungry after making a stop at a fast food restaurant as he led Arizona police on a car chase. Police tried to arrest the man for an outsta
Republican vice-presidential candidate Mike Pence's plane skids off a runway on landing in New York.
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio — Donald Trump on Thursday criticized rival Hillary Clinton for being too tough on Vladimir Putin, once again raising eyebrows about the Re
A campaign plane carrying U.S. Republican vice-presidential nominee Mike Pence skidded off the runway after landing at New York City's LaGuardia Airp
RIYADH (Reuters) - Yemen's Houthi militia launched a ballistic missile toward Mecca on Thursday, the Saudi-led coalition intervening in Yemen's civil war said on Saudi state news agency SPA.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A bear mauled a man out with his dogs before dawn Thursday on a runway of the small airport in the southern Alaska town of Seward, officials said. The unidentified man was walking
Hillary Clinton appears on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory over Donald Trump, fueled by solid Democratic turnout in early voting, massive operational advantages and increasing enthusiasm
CANNON BALL, N.D. - Law enforcement officers in riot gear and firing bean bags and pepper spray evicted protesters Thursday from private land in the path of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, dramaticall
NEW YORK - An airplane carrying Republican vice-presidential candidate Mike Pence has slid off the runway while landing at New York's LaGuardia Airport. Pence has told reporters he's fine and no one
CONCORD, N.H. - Ben Affleck is calling on New Hampshire residents to get out and vote in the upcoming election. In a new video, the Boston-born Affleck describes New Hampshire as his "kid brother," w
The BBC finds young people still living among the fires in the Calais migrant camp known as the 'Jungle'.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday Turkey would not allow Sinjar to be the “new Qandil” for the PKK terrorist organization
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber was followed by cameras and cellphones. A couple of pitchers from the Cleveland Indians played hacky sack in the outfield. The giant videoboard in l
SUPERIOR, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin mayor who drew calls for his resignation late last year after calling President Barack Obama a Muslim who has “destroyed the fabric of democracy” says he
Amal was sexually assaulted and later photographed naked, but when her attacker tried to involve her younger sister, she fought back.
Delegates from 24 countries and the European Union have agreed that the Ross Sea in Antarctica will become the world's largest marine protected area (MPA).
The defendants in a standoff at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon are acquitted of felony conspiracy charges.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand officials say the countries which decide the fate of Antarctica have agreed to create a huge marine reserve there. New Zealand Foreign Minister Murray McCul
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The leaders of an armed group who seized a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon were acquitted Thursday in the 41-day standoff that brought new attention to a long-running d
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro promises workers a 40 percent rise in the minimum wage, after opponents seeking to drive him from power called for a general strike. Video provided by AFP  
The National Law Journal said that Smith`s Facebook post, which is no longer visible after she deactivated her page, had not revealed the details of her encounter with Thomas.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming law enforcement officials plan to search a northern Colorado landfill for the body of a 13-month-old Cheyenne boy who’s been missing since Saturday. The Laramie Co
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jury acquits leaders of standoff at national wildlife refuge in Oregon of conspiracy.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand officials say countries which decide the fate of Antarctica have agreed to create a huge marine reserve.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton collected nearly $53 million for her presidential campaign in the first 19 days of the month — an average of about $2.8 million per day. The late fundraising helps e
A South African businessman is trying to spread the entrepreneurial spirit, through a comic book.
Some Polish people say they no longer feel welcome in Britain after Brexit and may leave.
NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) - For India's dream of taking the baton of global growth from China, its savings rate is flashing a warning sign.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — United Nations member states voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to approve a resolution calling for negotiations on a treaty that would outlaw nuclear weapons, despite strong oppo
A 2011 confidential memo written by a longtime Bill Clinton aide during Hillary Clinton's State Department tenure describes overlap between the forme

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