Supreme Court Justice Scalia dead at 79 Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, known for his fiery comments on and off the bench, has died, Texas' governor says. He was 79.
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| By: Pete Williams and Elizabeth Chuck
UPDATE 2-Under fire for Syria bombings, Russia denies hitting civilians *Kerry says Russia must change targets to adhere to peace deal. MUNICH, Feb 13- The United States and France criticised Russia on Saturday for bombing civilians in Syria, a charge Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev rejected as major powers bickered openly a day after agreeing to a pause in combat. Secretary of State John Kerry accused Russia of hitting...
| By: Paul Carrel and Warren Strobel
Earnings season pummels media stocks Disruptive technology and changing viewing habits shift assessment of cable and satellite TV. Financial Times reports.
Source: Financial Times
| By: Matthew Garrahan and Shannon Bond
Huge New Jersey fire that burned for 20 hours is contained But schools were closed Friday in Hillsborough because of smoke from it. The complex once housed old military munitions and is near historic Duke Farms, the estate that belonged to late tobacco heiress Doris Duke. The winter weather posed challenges to firefighters almost immediately, Hillsborough Fire Marshal Chris Weniger said.
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China next in line of fire as Hong Kong stocks sink to 3-1/2-year low HONG KONG, Feb 12- A near 7 percent slump in China shares listed in Hong Kong this week and meltdown in financial markets globally is putting investors on edge ahead of the reopening of mainland China markets on Monday after the long Lunar New Year holiday. Investors will be watching China's official yuan fixing for any signs that it may be allowing the currency to...
| By: Saikat Chatterjee
Facebook's roadblock in India Facebook's, Mark Zuckerberg, works to rebuild Indian relations after its "free basic" program was banned and came under fire from unwanted remarks made by Mark Andreessen.