| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Russian investigators have opened a criminal probe into the fiery crash that killed Total SA chief executive Christophe de Margerie and the three French crewmen piloting his private jet out of a Moscow airport, officials announced on Tuesday.
| Oct 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The launch of Netflix has prompted French industryites and lawmakers to think harder about solutions to modernize the country's digital landscape. So it's no coincidence that the annual Rencontres Cinematographiques de Dijon, a three-day confab Oct. 16-18...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 9:49 PM
The misstep that allowed a Texas nurse to contract Ebola while treating a patient may have exposed others to the virus, the nation’s leading healthcare official said Monday as experts stepped up scrutiny of medical workers at the hospital where...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 6:55 PM
— The first known case of Ebola contracted in the United States is giving urgency to moves by lawmakers to boost funding for a response after years of cuts to federal prevention and research budgets.
With health officials raising the prospect of...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Medical experts need to rethink how highly infectious diseases are handled in the United States, a U.S. health official said on Monday, after a Dallas nurse contracted Ebola despite wearing protective gear while caring for a dying Liberian patient.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Fears that the Ebola outbreak will spread globally rose on Thursday with the deteriorating health of an infected Spanish nurse, a British man who died in Macedonia being tested for the virus and more demands by U.S. lawmakers for travel bans.
At least 26...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:50 PM
The first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States died on Wednesday, underscoring questions about the quality of care he received, and the government ordered five airports to start screening passengers from West Africa for fever.
| Sep 21, 2014
| 11:35 AM
The United States says other countries are willing to launch air strikes in Syria against Islamic State militants and its U.N. ambassador predicted on Sunday: "We will not do the air strikes alone."
Washington is trying to build an international...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 2:01 PM
The Unites States and Arab partners are carrying out more strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria, the Pentagon said on Wednesday, confirming a third night of a military campaign against targets inside Syria.
"These operations are ongoing, so...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Denmark announced on Friday it will send seven F-16 fighter jets to take part in a U.S.-led military coalition attacking Islamic State militants in Iraq, and parliament in Britain approved British participation.
Danish and British jets will join a...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
As Netflix has spread its video streaming services around the globe, the company's been met with curiosity, skepticism and, at times, indifference.
But none of the Silicon Valley giant's adventures abroad generated the mix of fear and anxiety that it...