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2 women guilty of voluntary manslaughter for deadly brawl outside Orange County nightclub
A California jury has convicted two women of kicking a third woman to death during a fight outside a... [continue]

80-year-old man says he fatally shot fleeing burglar despite her plea that she was pregnant
An 80-year-old California man says he shot and killed a fleeing woman who had been burglarizing his ... [continue]

Tornado slams campground along Chesapeake Bay in Virginia; 2 dead, 3 dozen hurt
Albert Thorn awoke in his rental cottage Thursday to the sound of heavy rain and wind. World News
To Brazil's consternation, hordes of young Argentines make themselves at home after World Cup
Lucas Bazan Pontoni rifled through his pockets for the 45-cent lunch fee as he stood in line at a do... [continue]

Malaysia vows to send officer to New Zealand to face sexual assault charges after delays
Malaysian officials said Friday they still plan to send a military officer back to New Zealand to fa... [continue]

Forensic lab in South Korea says it fails to find out how owner of disaster ferry died
South Korea's state-run forensic lab said Friday it has failed to find out how a fugitive billionair... [continue]

Chicken off menu at McDonald's in Hong Kong after expired meat scandal at Chinese supplier
McDonald's restaurants in Hong Kong have taken chicken nuggets and chicken burgers off the menu afte... [continue]

Australian Al-Jazeera journalist imprisoned for 7 years in Egypt to appeal conviction
An Australian Al-Jazeera journalist will appeal his conviction on charges that he aided Egypt's outl... [continue]

 
Business News
DealBook: A Secret in Cyprus Bank Bailout Stirs Resentment
Two financial rivals disagreed over the capital needs of the banking sector of Cyprus in 2013, but o... [continue]

DealBook: New Rule Gives Banks Discretion on Early Loan Write-Downs, but Attracts Skeptics
Banks will have more leeway in deciding when to report future loan losses. That could provide inform... [continue]

DealBook: To Woo Shire, AbbVie Trod Cautiously in Takeover Bid
How AbbVie came to win Shire demonstrates that even in the middle of a new boom in mergers and acqui... [continue]

Machine Learning: LG's Smartwatch Shows Android Wear Operating System Has a Long Way to Go
Google's operating system for wearable devices has some promising features, but they?re not ready ye... [continue]

Heady Summer, Fateful Fall for Dinesh D?Souza, a Conservative Firebrand
Even with the prospect of jail time looming, Dinesh D?Souza has emerged as the right-wing media star... [continue]

Technology News
Machine Learning: LG's Smartwatch Shows Android Wear Operating System Has a Long Way to Go
Google's operating system for wearable devices has some promising features, but they?re not ready ye... [continue]

Senator?s Bill Is Stricter on N.S.A. Than House?s
Senator Patrick J. Leahy said he would file a new version of a bill to end the National Security Age... [continue]

Amazon?s Ambitious Bets Pile Up, and Its Losses Swell
The company continues to reinvest aggressively in its business, to the chagrin of investors hoping t... [continue]

Bloomberg Hires a Founder of The Verge to Lead Online Initiatives
Josh Topolsky, who also worked at Engadget, will oversee a series of new online journalism ventures.... [continue]

Bits Blog: The Next Big Thing in Hardware: Smart Garbage
The old gadgets are piling up. Is there a way to deal with the formerly shiny new things being dumpe... [continue]

 
Sports News
Pinto Leaves Costa Rica After Failing to Agree to Contract
Jorge Luis Pinto, who produced the surprise of the World Cup by coaching tiny Costa Rica to the quar... [continue]

Sports Briefing | Hockey: Islanders Reach Deal With Poulin
The Islanders agreed to a one-year contract with goalie Kevin Poulin.