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Diplomat incident avoided: Aussies get rooms at Rio Olympics

Wednesday, 1:49 PM

Rio de Janeiro's mayor Eduardo Paes, left, greets Australia's delegation head Kitty Chiller during a ceremony at the Olympic Village in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A near-diplomatic incident — as Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes termed it — came to an end on Wednesday ahead of the Olympics.


Missing ex-Guantanamo detainee reappears in Venezuela

Wednesday, 1:48 PM

FILE - In this June 5, 2015 file photo, Abu Wa'el Dhiab, from Syria, right, and Adel bin Muhammad El Ouerghi, of Tunisia, both freed Guantanamo Bay detainees, look out the window of their shared home in Montevideo, Uruguay. Abu Wa'el Dhiab, who disappeared in June 2016 in Uruguay, setting off alarm bells in neighboring countries and recriminations in Washington, has reappeared in Venezuela according to Uruguay's Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico, File)MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — A resettled former Guantanamo prisoner who disappeared last month in Uruguay, setting off alarm bells in neighboring countries and recriminations in Washington, has reappeared in Venezuela, an official said Wednesday.


The Latest: Dems quickly nominate Kaine for vice president

Wednesday, 1:46 PM

Democratic Vice Presidential candidate, Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., looks over the podium as he checks out the stage before the start of the third day session of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention (all times EDT):


Democrats highlight diversity, but face gap with white men

Wednesday, 1:45 PM

FILE - In this July 26, 2016 file photo, former President Bill Clinton speaks during the second day session of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. The Democratic National Convention speaker’s lineup has highlighted an increasingly diverse country that could soon elect the first female president as successor to its first black chief executive. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)ATLANTA (AP) — The Democratic National Convention speaker's lineup has highlighted an increasingly diverse country that could soon elect the first female president to succeed its first black chief executive.


Golf-Garcia yearns to extend maiden major streak at the PGA

Wednesday, 1:47 PM

By Larry Fine SPRINGFIELD, New Jersey, July 27 (Reuters) - The last four winners of golf's biggest events have been first-time major champions and Sergio Garcia could be next in line to extend that streak at the PGA Championship starting on Thursday. The 36-year-old Spaniard announced himself in major championships 17 years ago when he finished second to Tiger Woods at the 1999 PGA Championship in Medinah. Over the years he has twice been runner-up in both the PGA Championship and British Open, and has 22 top 10 finishes in the majors without yet tasting victory.

Next PGA will not move despite controversial law

Wednesday, 1:23 PM

GA of America chief executive Pete Bevacqua said there were no plans to move next year's major from Quail Hollow Country Club because of the controversial House Bill 2 (HB2), which was enacted in MarchThe 2017 PGA Championship will go ahead in North Carolina as planned, officials said Wednesday, despite mounting protests over a state law which limits anti-discrimination protection for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. PGA of America chief executive Pete Bevacqua said there were no plans to move next year's major from Quail Hollow Country Club because of the controversial House Bill 2 (HB2), which was enacted in March. The law requires transgender people to use public restrooms corresponding to the sex listed on their birth certificates and omits gay and transgender people from discrimination protection.


Video: Arizona woman killed by officer held medical scissors

Wednesday, 1:53 PM

WINSLOW, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona woman who was fatally shot by a police officer earlier this year had medical scissors in her hand as she approached the lawman, body camera video shows.

Coast Guard may have found 4 boaters missing off Key West

Wednesday, 1:52 PM

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — The United States Coast Guard has spotted a vessel that may belong to four boaters who failed to return home from a snorkeling trip off Key West.

Facebook trumps estimates on blistering ad sales growth

Wednesday, 1:35 PM

Photo illustration of 3D-printed models of people in front of a Facebook logo(Reuters) - Facebook Inc's quarterly profit and revenue blew past Wall Street estimates as the company's hugely popular mobile app and a push into video attracted new advertisers and encouraged existing ones to spend more. Facebook shares rose 6.7 percent in after hours trading on Wednesday. Total advertising revenue surged 63 percent to $6.24 billion, beating the average analyst estimate of $5.80 billion, according to market research firm FactSet StreetAccount.


Wall St. ends lower after Fed keeps rates unchanged

Wednesday, 1:28 PM

Traders work on the floor of the NYSEThe Fed had not been expected to move interest rates at its two-day meeting, ended on Wednesday, but investors have been anxious for hints about when an increase might come in light of concerns about fallout from Britain's vote in June to leave the European Union. After investors shrugged off Britain's unexpected vote in late June to leave the European Union, the S&P 500 rallied and is up 6 percent year to date. The S&P 500 recently traded at about 17.2 times expected earnings, up from about 16.5 at the start of the year, according to Thomson Reuters Datastream.


Timeline: Zika's origin and global spread

Wednesday, 1:49 PM

The following timeline charts the origin and spread of the Zika virus from its discovery nearly 70 years ago: 1947: Scientists researching yellow fever in Uganda's Zika Forest identify the virus in a rhesus monkey 1948: Virus recovered from Aedes africanus mosquito in Zika Forest 1952: First human cases detected in Uganda and Tanzania 1954: Virus found in Nigeria 1960s-80s: Zika detected in mosquitoes and monkeys across equatorial Africa 1969–83: Zika found in equatorial Asia, including India, Indonesia, Malaysia and Pakistan 2007: Zika spreads from Africa and Asia, first large outbreak on ...

Alere faces criminal probe over Medicare, Medicaid Billing: WSJ

Wednesday, 1:46 PM

(Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department's criminal-fraud section sent diagnostic-testing company Alere Inc a subpoena last month seeking patient-billing records, the WSJ reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Alere's shares plunged 28.6 percent to close at $31.47 on Wednesday. The subpoena asked for information about Alere's efforts to collect co-payments from patients, as well as forms submitted on their behalf to government programs such as Medicare, the WSJ said.