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David Frost, veteran British broadcaster, dies at 74

Veteran British broadcaster David Frost, best known for his series of interviews with disgraced U.S. President Richard Nixon, has died. He was 74.

World stocks rally on upbeat economic reports

World stock markets started September with a bang after upbeat economic reports in Europe and China buoyed investor confidence on Monday.

David Frost, veteran British broadcaster, dies at 74

Veteran British broadcaster David Frost, best known for his series of interviews with disgraced U.S. President Richard Nixon, has died. He was 74.

As trial ends, China's Bo Xilai says former aide had crush on his wife

The trial of disgraced Chinese Communist Party high-flyer Bo Xilai concluded Monday with a dramatic final flourish as he accused the former police chief who brought about his downfall of having a crush on his wife.

Syria: U.N. chemical weapons team comes under sniper fire

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov expressed concern Monday over what he characterized as the drumming up of support in the West for a military campaign against the Syrian government.

As trial ends, China's Bo Xilai says former aide had crush on his wife

JINAN, China (CNN) -- The trial of disgraced Chinese Communist Party high-flyer Bo Xilai concluded Monday with a dramatic final flourish as he accused the former police chief who brought about his downfall of having a crush on his wife.

China's oldest living woman will celebrate her 116 birthday Sunday

China's oldest living woman will be celebrating her birthday this Sunday, August 25. State run television station CCTV reports the woman, Fu Suquing, turned 116 years old last month, but is celebrating her birthday Sunday.

$355 million puts Rep. Issa at top of 50 richest lawmakers

How many members of Congress does it take to count to a billion?

Royal baby photos: Are Prince George family snaps pleasingly cozy or just bad?

Note: The picture linked to the story is not the offical Royal Family photo. It's a classic family scene. The proud parents showing off their new baby in the garden. A doting grandpa snapping photographs.

12 of the world's most unusual cocktails

Today, August 19, the world's top bartenders will compete at the International Bartender's Association's World Cocktail Championship in Prague, shaking, stirring, pouring and flaring in their attempts to make 2013's best cocktai