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  • Oldest engraving rewrites view of human history

    04 Dec 2014 : PARIS - Anthropologists on Wednesday said they had found the earliest engraving in human history on a fossilised mollusc shell some 500,000 years old, unearthed in colonial-era Indonesia.

  • Australian retail giant pulls Grand Theft Auto V after protest

    04 Dec 2014 : SYDNEY - Australian retail giant Target said Thursday it would stop selling blockbuster video game "Grand Theft Auto V" over concerns that it encourages violence against women.

  • Spotify foe Swift at No. 1 with streaming-backed chart

    04 Dec 2014 : NEW YORK - Taylor Swift has accused Spotify of harming the music industry, but she returned to number one Wednesday as the benchmark US album chart for the first time factored in streaming.

  • No charges for New York cop in chokehold death

    04 Dec 2014 : NEW YORK - A grand jury on Wednesday said it would not charge a white New York police officer in the choking death of a black man, US media reported.

  • Takata rejects broader airbag recall

    04 Dec 2014 : A senior Takata Corp. executive on Wednesday defended the Japanese company's rejection of a nationwide US recall of its potentially deadly airbags, insisting that testing data did not back such an action.

  • Campaigners winning war to wipe out landmines

    04 Dec 2014 : WASHINGTON - Global efforts to eradicate landmines are bearing fruit, campaigners said Wednesday, noting that the number of victims injured by the deadly weapons have fallen to the lowest level in 14 years.

  • Kerry backs 'any' Iran strikes at IS

    04 Dec 2014 : BRUSSELS - US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday welcomed any Iranian military action against Islamic State jihadists in Iraq as "positive" after the Pentagon said Tehran had carried out air strikes against the group.

  • U2 to return to road four years after record tour

    04 Dec 2014 : NEW YORK - U2, whose last tour in 2009-2011 was the highest-grossing ever, on Wednesday announced concerts in 2015 across North America and Europe and promised variety in its sets.

  • Kim Kardashian wedding snap tops Instagram most-liked list

    03 Dec 2014 : A tasteful image of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West exchanging a wedding kiss was the most-liked Instagram of 2014, the photo-oriented social media website said Wednesday.

  • 2014 poised for hottest year on record: UN

    03 Dec 2014 : This year may end as the hottest on record, the UN's weather agency said Wednesday as it recounted a tale of rising seas, crippling droughts and floods since January.

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