Recording songs by the Beatles at Abbey Road gave Milos 'tingles'

By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) – Montenegrin classical guitarist Milos Karadaglic says he felt "tingles" when he recorded tunes from the Beatles songbook at the Abbey Road Studios where they…

British watchdog investigates Reckitt's Nurofen Express ad

(Reuters) – Britain's advertising watchdog is investigating whether a television ad for Reckitt Benckiser Group's Nurofen Express pain relief tablets misled consumers with unfounded claims. The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA)…

Boehringer CEO says negotiations with Sanofi to be complex

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Boehringer Ingelheim expects negotiations with Sanofi approximately the drugmakers' planned asset swap to be complex yet is confident the deal can be wrapped up by the end…

Romanian parliament bans smoking in bars and playgrounds

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Romania extended a smoking ban on Tuesday to include bars & playgrounds, becoming the latest European Union state to strengthen anti-smoking controls. Prior to the bill, which…

WHO to distribute medical supplies in Yemen under ceasefire

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Health Organisation said on Tuesday that under a U.N.-brokered ceasefire it had begun delivering urgent medical supplies in Yemen, where health services…

FACT CHECK: Rubio's single-handed 'Obamacare' win questioned

WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio says he's the only Republican running for president who's actually notched a win against President Barack Obama's health care law, widely loathed on…

Thai man gets 40 years in prison for insulting King's dog

Thanakorn Siripaiboon was arrested at his home in Bangkok last week after authorities accused the factory worker of writing a “sarcastic” post on social media approximately Tongdaeng, King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s…

Saudi, Gulf states discussing sending special forces to Syria – Saudi foreign minister

PARIS (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia & other Gulf Arab states are discussing sending special forces to Syria as part of U.S.-led efforts to fight Islamic State, Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir…

Arctic posts record warmth over land, less ice in its ocean

NEW YORK (AP) — The warming Arctic has set another record. The average air temperature over Arctic land reached 2.3 degrees F (1.3 degrees C) above average for the year…

Leoz to be extradited to US to face corruption charges

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Nicolas Leoz, the former head of the South American football confederation, is being extradited to the United States to face corruption charges linked to FIFA. A…