Category Archives: Politics

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Fearful and desperate, refugees flee Burundi unrest

By Ben Makori KAGUNGA, Tanzania (Reuters) – They are coming in their thousands, a steady stream of men, women & children bearing what few possessions they can carry as they…

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U.S. appeals court reverses part of Apple's $930 million verdict vs Samsung

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court on Monday reversed part of the $930 million verdict that Apple Inc won in 2012 against Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, saying the…

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Rolls-Royce to cut 600 jobs in marine unit as low oil price bites

LONDON (Reuters) – British engineering group Rolls-Royce said it would cut 600 jobs in its Norwegian-focused marine business in response to the lower oil price, a move it said would…

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Syrian insurgents battle army around military base in Idlib

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Heavy clashes between Syria's army & insurgents erupted around a military base south of Idlib city on Monday as part of a wider battle for control of…

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U.S. appeals court reverses part of Apple's $930 million verdict versus Samsung

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court on Monday reversed part of the $930 million verdict that Apple Inc won in 2012 against Samsung Electronics Co Ltd <005930.KS>, saying…

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Nearly 200 arrested in deadly Texas biker gang shootout

By Jim Forsyth (Reuters) – Nearly 200 people were arrested on Monday a shootout between rival motorcycle gangs a day earlier where nine people were killed & 18 injured at…