Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:08:31 -0400WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to reject President Barack Obama's veto of a bill allowing relatives of the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia, the first veto override of Obama's eight-year-long presidency.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:16:45 -0400(Reuters) - A teenager shot and wounded two children and a teacher at an elementary school in Anderson County, South Carolina, before being taken into custody on Wednesday, police said at a news conference.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:16:01 -0400EL CAJON, Ca. - (Reuters) - Protesters yelled "murder" and demanded a federal investigation on Wednesday after a police officer in southern California shot and killed an unarmed black man, less than two weeks after similar incidents sparked outrage in two other U.S. cities.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:20:23 -0400NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (Reuters) - Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a missile fired from a launcher brought into Ukraine from Russia and located in a village held by pro-Russian rebels, international prosecutors said on Wednesday.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:06:09 -0400(Reuters) - Sumner Redstone's National Amusements Inc (NAI) is preparing to call on CBS Corp and Viacom Inc to explore a merger, two people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:14:52 -0400BEIRUT (Reuters) - Russian or Syrian warplanes knocked two hospitals out of service in the besieged rebel sector of Aleppo on Wednesday and ground forces intensified an assault in a battle which the United Nations said had turned the city into a slaughterhouse.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:45:42 -0400JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres, a joint winner of the 1994 Nobel Peace Prize and an influential figure in Israeli politics for 70 years, died in hospital on Wednesday aged 93, two weeks after suffering a massive stroke.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:38:41 -0400EAST CHICAGO, Indiana (Reuters) - In this industrial northwest Indiana city, hundreds of families who live in a gated public housing community with prim lawns and a new elementary school next door are searching for new homes. Their own places have been marked for demolition.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:55:16 -0400ALGIERS (Reuters) - OPEC agreed on Wednesday to cut its oil output for the first time since 2008, with the group's leader Saudi Arabia softening its stance on arch-rival Iran amid mounting pressure from low oil prices.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:08:17 -0400(Reuters) - Wall Street moved higher on Wednesday after an OPEC agreement to limit crude output fueled a rally in oil and more than offset nervousness about a tight race for the U.S. presidency.