Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:26:12 -0400MANCHESTER, N.H./ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton slammed rival Donald Trump on Monday for saying that the week-old effort to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the control of Islamic State was going badly.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:07:42 -0400(Reuters) - Microsoft founder Bill Gates through his foundation has donated $210 million to an initiative based at the University of Washington in Seattle aimed at improving people's health around the world, university officials said on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:12:20 -0400(Reuters) - Media mogul Sumner Redstone on Tuesday sued two ex-girlfriends for civil claims including elder abuse, alleging he was forced to borrow $100 million from the private company that holds his voting shares of CBS Corp and Viacom Inc to cover tax obligations on gifts he gave to the women.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:26:54 -0400NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two young boys survived a 100-foot (30-meter) fall after their father leaped off a New Jersey bridge with them in his arms, police said on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:47:30 -0400NEW YORK (Reuters) - Six out of seven handguns connected to recent crimes in New York state were brought in from elsewhere, the state's attorney general said on Tuesday in a report on suspected gun trafficking along the U.S. East Coast.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:12:05 -0400TUNIS (Reuters) - Police in Tunisia have arrested two American citizens on suspicion of terrorist activities after finding videos and pictures praising Islamic State, a security official said on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:22:36 -0400TORONTO (Reuters) - A British Airways flight from San Francisco to London was diverted to Vancouver after members of the cabin crew became unwell, the airline said on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:23:56 -0400NEW YORK (Reuters) - Construction spending in New York City is on track this year to surpass the record set just before the financial crisis as an all-time high in city jobs drives strong demand for new housing and office space, an industry association said on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 01:16:16 -0400(Reuters) - Scientists raised the alert level for a remote Aleutian volcano on Monday after an explosion was detected on the mountain and heard by residents of a tiny village some 45 miles (72 km) away, a monitoring website said.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:35:59 -0400(This version of the Oct. 20 story corrects name of court in paragraph 3 to 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, not 5th U.S. District Court of Appeals)