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FILE - This undated photo made available by Tesco PLC shows Tesco chairman, Richard Broadbent. The chairman of Tesco, the world's second-biggest retailer behind Walmart, announced his resignation Thursday, Oct 23, 2014, amid an accounting scandal in which the company admitted it had overstated its projected profits. Richard Broadbent said he will step down once a successor is found while the company confirmed its financial troubles continued, with a 99 percent drop in first-half net income to 6 million pounds ($9.6 million). (AP Photo/Tesco PLC)  NOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder.
Tesco chairman resigns after accounting scandalBritish retailer Tesco says chairman resigns after accounting scandal, financial woes
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
Journalists stand in front of a window in an almost-finished conference room on the 41st floor of the new headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt Germany  Tuesday Oct. 21, 2014. In background the skyline of Frankfurt.  (AP Photo/dpa,Frank Rumpenhorst)
European authorities aim to purge weak banksPurging the weak: ECB hopes review of banks will prove more credible than past tests
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
In this Monday Oct. 13, 2014 photo, a man shows a T-shirt with slogans as books about Islam, militant Islamic leaders, and Islamic flags are displayed at an Islamic bookstore in the Fatih district of Istanbul. A Sept. 26 clash, described to The Associated Press by Korkut and a half a dozen other university students, was the first in a series of fights at Istanbul University’s Beyazit campus. There has been repeated violence since, and Turkish media have reported scores of arrests. T-shirts reads "Victory belongs to Islam." (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
Clarification: Turkey-Islamic State-Istanbul storyClarification: Turkey-Islamic State-Istanbul story
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
In this Oct. 22, 2014 photo released by Tsinghua University, Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg speaks during a dialogue with students as a newly-appointed member to the advisory board for Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management in Beijing, China. China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Zuckerberg, and he entertained an audience of students with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese at the prestigious Beijing university. (AP Photo/Tsinghua University)
Zuckerberg speaks Chinese, Beijing students cheerFacebook co-founder, CEO Zuckerberg thrills Chinese students with 30 minutes of Mandarin
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
Dancing priests become Internet sensationDancing priests become Internet sensation as singing nun releases first album
The Associated Press54 minutes ago

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FILE - In this  Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 file photo, Father David Rider, right, and father John Gibson take their shoes off after dancing before an interview with the Associated press at the Pontifical North American College in Rome. A video of a pair of dueling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun whose Alicia Keyes-esque voice won her a singing contest and a record contract. The Rev. David Rider of Hyde Park, New York and the Rev. John Gibson of Milwaukee first shot to Internet fame when they were filmed during a fund-raiser at the North American College, the elite American seminary just up the hill from the Vatican. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis, File)
Dancing priests become Internet sensationDancing priests become Internet sensation as singing nun releases first album
The Associated Press7 minutes ago
Guitarist Wilko Johnson says he is cancer-freeGuitarist Wilko Johnson says he's cancer-free, 2 years after being told he had months to live
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2013, file photo, fans cheer during the first half of an international friendly soccer match between the U.S. and Brazil women's national teams in Orlando, Fla. A year after the World Cup transformed millions of Americans into red-white-and-blue-wearing soccer fanatics, another chance to cheer for a national team will arrive. Not just in group-stage matches, but very possibly for a championship. The Women’s World Cup kicks off in Canada in June 2015 _ and if the favored U.S. squad advances far, expect some more massive TV audiences. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
Next Women's World Cup a big chance for US soccerWomen's World Cup next summer another chance for US soccer fanaticism to take hold
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This photo provided by Ubisoft shows a scene where “I Love It,” the song performed by Icona Pop and written by Charli XCX, appears in the video game, “Just Dance 2015” from Ubisoft. Charli’s newest single, “Boom Clap”, will be available as a downloadable track for the dance game. (AP Photo/Ubisoft)
Charli XCX surprises at school homecoming danceCharli XCX surprises at high school homecoming dance
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this May 14, 2010 file photo, Kenny G, smooth jazz saxophonist, performs during a media event announcing his concert, in Taipei, Taiwan. Kenny G stopped in at Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, but his visit was out of tune with Chinese authorities, who have warned about meddling by foreign forces. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying, File)
Kenny G distances self from Hong Kong protestersSax star Kenny G says he wasn't defying Beijing, distances himself from Hong Kong protests
The Associated Press6 hours ago

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