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Strong US jobs report bolsters case for further Fed tightening
Business

Strong US jobs report bolsters case for further Fed tightening

Unemployment rate fell to 4.3 percent.

Vietnamese banking tycoon arrested in $400 million graft case
Business

Vietnamese banking tycoon arrested in $400 million graft case

Tram Be, a former Sacombank exec, is accused of breaking regulations in the biggest ever fraud case to rock the banking sector.

Herbal Tea Linked to Man's Psychosis in Unusual Case
Science

Herbal Tea Linked to Man's Psychosis in Unusual Case

Yahoo News A man in Italy who had developed psychosis — meaning he lost touch with reality — did so after consuming an herbal tea made with St. John's wort, according to a recent report of this case.

Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to Malaysian high court
World

Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to Malaysian high court

The police and prosecution had yet to supply the defense lawyer with documents and other evidence needed for the case.

Will North Korea bring the US and ASEAN together?, Chibok girls freed but concerns remain, What did Erdoğan get out of talks with Putin?, Venezuelan opposition should seek common ground with Chávist loyalists, A bipartisan case for Comey's dismissal
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Will North Korea bring the US and ASEAN together?, Chibok girls freed but concerns remain, What did Erdoğan get out of talks with Putin?, Venezuelan opposition should seek common ground with Chávist loyalists, A bipartisan case for Comey's dismissal

Yahoo News "Diplomatic relations between the US and countries in this region have often been hampered by different standards and interpretations of political integrity...," states an editorial. "At

As Brazil's 'Car Wash' case surfaces more corruption, will scandal fatigue slow progress?
World

As Brazil's 'Car Wash' case surfaces more corruption, will scandal fatigue slow progress?

Yahoo News “Moroooooooo,” chanted the Brazilian fans of Judge Sergio Moro, who has spearheaded the prosecution for the country’s largest corruption case in history. Last month marked the three-year

How a Syrian refugee lost his case against Facebook and fake news
World

How a Syrian refugee lost his case against Facebook and fake news

Yahoo News In 2015, Mr. Modamani was one of several asylum-seekers to take a selfie with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Later, his selfie began to appear in two types of common anti-migrant

Supreme Court backs off transgender bathroom case. What’s next for Gavin Grimm?
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Supreme Court backs off transgender bathroom case. What’s next for Gavin Grimm?

Yahoo News The debate over what bathroom transgender students can use will continue in schools across the country, as the US Supreme Court canceled a hearing in a high-profile case and sent the issue

Major companies back transgender teen in Supreme Court case: a new trend?
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Major companies back transgender teen in Supreme Court case: a new trend?

Yahoo News More than 50 companies declared their support for a transgender high school student in a brief to the Supreme Court Thursday, arguing that the 17-year-old’s school should allow him to use

The logistical case for Trump's deportation plan – and the legal case against it
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The logistical case for Trump's deportation plan – and the legal case against it

Yahoo News When the Trump administration outlined its rationale this week for ramping up immigration enforcement, it cited the “unacceptable” delays that currently plague the country’s immigration

Supreme Court will hear case on border shooting of Mexican national
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Supreme Court will hear case on border shooting of Mexican national

Yahoo News The Supreme Court will hear a case Tuesday surrounding the fatal shooting of an unarmed 15-year-old Mexican boy by a US border patrol agent in 2010, determining what constitutional

Etan Patz case finally comes to an end
World

Etan Patz case finally comes to an end

Yahoo News A 40-year mystery was finally laid to rest on Tuesday, as a New York City jury found a former store clerk guilty of the murder of 6-year-old boy Etan Patz, who became the first missing

One more dead in mass poisoning case in Lai Chau
Health

One more dead in mass poisoning case in Lai Chau

Baomoi - One more victim in the mass poisoning case in District Phong Tho of the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau was reported dead, said health authority in the province yesterday.

Panama raids homes of law firm partners in Brazil bribe case
World

Panama raids homes of law firm partners in Brazil bribe case

Yahoo News PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panamanian anti-corruption prosecutors have searched the homes of the partners of a law firm accused of setting up offshore accounts that allowed a Brazilian

Peru judge orders arrest of ex-president in corruption case
World

Peru judge orders arrest of ex-president in corruption case

Yahoo News LIMA, Peru (AP) — A Peruvian judge on Thursday ordered the arrest of former President Alejandro Toledo on suspicion of taking bribes from a Brazilian construction company at the heart of a

Panama pursues law firm connected to Brazilian bribery case
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Panama pursues law firm connected to Brazilian bribery case

Yahoo News PANAMA CITY (AP) — Panama's Attorney General's Office ordered a search of offices belong to a law firm it accuses of setting up offshore accounts that allowed a Brazilian construction

El Salvador arrests TV-radio host, 27 others in drugs case
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El Salvador arrests TV-radio host, 27 others in drugs case

Yahoo News SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Police in El Salvador have arrested a TV and radio host and 27 other people accused of aiding a Mexican drug cartel that smuggles drugs through the Central

Judges hammer attorneys on both sides of travel ban case
World

Judges hammer attorneys on both sides of travel ban case

Yahoo News SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — President Donald Trump's travel ban faced its toughest test yet Tuesday as a panel of appeals court judges hammered away at the administration's claim that the ban was

EU court opinion goes against Belgium in asylum case
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EU court opinion goes against Belgium in asylum case

Yahoo News BRUSSELS (AP) — A top official of the European Union's highest court says Belgium must grant a humanitarian visa to a Syrian family seeking asylum even though the family has no strong ties

Man charged by police in New Zealand All Blacks' bug case
World

Man charged by police in New Zealand All Blacks' bug case

Yahoo News SYDNEY (AP) — Police have charged a security consultant with public mischief after an investigation into allegations a listening device was planted in the New Zealand All Blacks' meeting

Cambodia charges Japanese man in sex trafficking case
World

Cambodia charges Japanese man in sex trafficking case

Yahoo News PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A Japanese man and two Cambodians were charged Tuesday with allegedly tricking Cambodian women into working in the sex trade in Japan.

German church OKs case-by-case Communion for remarried
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German church OKs case-by-case Communion for remarried

Yahoo News VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis' outreach to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics opens the door to letting them receive Communion, Germany's bishops declared Wednesday.

Coe back under spotlight over knowledge of corruption case
World

Coe back under spotlight over knowledge of corruption case

Yahoo News LONDON (AP) — IAAF President Sebastian Coe is back under scrutiny regarding the extent of his knowledge of a corruption scandal in track and field following fresh evidence released by