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Apple Teams Up With Former Rival IBM On Business Apps

Apple Teams Up With Former Rival IBM On Business AppsApple announced on Tuesday a deal with the company it once painted as Big Brother in its infamous 1984 ad: IBM.

Odin’s Beard! Marvel Announces A New Thor — And She’s A Woman

Odin’s Beard! Marvel Announces A New Thor — And She’s A WomanThe Mighty Thor, the Son of Odin, the God of Thunder, the comic book god with the hammer is a woman.

Israel Warns People To Leave Gaza As Cease-Fire Debate Continues

Israel Warns People To Leave Gaza As Cease-Fire Debate ContinuesLess than a day after a cease-fire seemed possible, Israel warned tens of thousands of Gaza residents to leave their homes ahead of fresh strikes. Those who received the warning were given until 8 a.m. local time Wednesday to leave.

With Bright Benches, London Shows Off Its Love Of Books

With Bright Benches, London Shows Off Its Love Of BooksChicago had cows, St. Louis has cakes and now London has benches that look like opened books.

In Nigeria, Malala Calls For Release Of Kidnapped Schoolgirls

In Nigeria, Malala Calls For Release Of Kidnapped SchoolgirlsBoko Haram, the extremist group that kidnapped hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls last April, has released a new video mocking international calls for the girls' release.

Another Former Champion Abandons Tour De France After Crash

Another Former Champion Abandons Tour De France After CrashThese are not good days to be a former Tour de France champion on the roads of France. Spain's Alberto Contador left the race after suffering a heavy crash in a wet and foggy portion of Monday's mountain stage, five days after defending champion Chris Froome abandoned the race.

Moscow Metro Train Derails, Causing Deaths And Many Injuries

Moscow Metro Train Derails, Causing Deaths And Many Injuriest least two subway cars jumped off their tracks in a tunnel in Moscow's metro system during morning rush hour today, wounding 150 people, some of them severely, and killing at least 19 others, emergency officials say.

Citigroup Agrees To Pay $7 Billion To Resolve Mortgage Probe

Citigroup Agrees To Pay $7 Billion To Resolve Mortgage ProbeCitigroup said Monday it had agreed to pay $7 billion to settle a federal investigation into subprime mortgages it sold in the run-up to the financial meltdown of 2008.

In Worst Attack In Years, 89 Afghans Killed By Suicide Bomber

In Worst Attack In Years, 89 Afghans Killed By Suicide BomberAt least 89 people were killed Tuesday by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan. It was the deadliest attack on civilians in that country for several years.

Israel Resumes Airstrikes On Gaza, As Cease-Fire Chance Slips Away

Israel Resumes Airstrikes On Gaza, As Cease-Fire Chance Slips AwayIsrael has resumed its airstrikes on Gaza as a proposed cease-fire that would have ended eight days of fighting failed.