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5/21/2014 2:24 PM
Groups pool funds to protect rain forest
Brazil and a host of governmental and private partners agreed to create a $215 million fund to expand protected areas of the Amazon rain forest by more than 34,000 square miles and to help pay for its management for the next 25 years, the partners announced Wednesday.

5/21/2014 9:21 AM
PetSmart to stop selling China-made treats
NEW YORK — PetSmart is the latest major pet food retailer to say it will stop selling dog and cat treats made in China because of ongoing fears that they are making pets sick.

5/21/2014 6:48 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

5/20/2014 7:44 PM
5 dead in train collision near Moscow
MOSCOW — A collision today between a cargo train and a passenger train near Moscow killed at least five people and left at least 45 others injured, Russian officials said.

5/20/2014 7:43 PM
118 killed in Nigeria attacks
ABUJA, Nigeria — More than 100 people were killed today in a pair of bombings at a bus terminal and adjacent market in the busy central Nigerian town of Jos, the latest in a series of attacks that has the country reeling.

5/20/2014 5:22 PM
Marine to receive Medal of Honor
WASHINGTON — Cpl. Kyle Carpenter remembers lying on his back on a rooftop in Marjah, Afghanistan, crammed up against sandbags alongside his friend and fellow Marine, Lance Cpl. Nicholas Eufrazio.

5/20/2014 3:53 PM
China imposes Windows 8 ban
BEIJING -- China has banned government use of Windows 8, Microsoft Corp's latest operating system, a blow to a U.S. technology company that has long struggled with sales in the country.

5/20/2014 6:45 AM
Train collision near Moscow kills 6
MOSCOW  — A collision between a cargo train and a passenger train near Moscow killed at least six people today and left up to 45 others injured, Russian officials said.

5/20/2014 6:50 AM
China warns U.S. about cyber charges
BEIJING  — China today warned the United States was jeopardizing military ties by charging five Chinese officers with cyberspying and tried to turn the tables on Washington by calling it “the biggest attacker of China’s cyberspace.”