Chaos as migrants pour into Budapest train station

BUDAPEST - Hungarian police allow hundreds of migrants to pour into Budapest’s main railway station but authorities cancel all trains to western Europe, triggering chaos and confusion.


UK growth set to fall back after services sector weakens - PMI 9:34am BST

LONDON, - Britain's services sector recorded its weakest growth in more than two years last month, mirroring signs of economic weakness in the United States and China, a closely watched survey showed on Thursday.

Soldiers of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) hold guns while standing in armored vehicles during the military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing, China, September 3, 2015. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

China holds massive military parade

BEIJING - President Xi Jinping announces he will cut troop levels by 300,000 as China holds its biggest display of military might in a parade to commemorate victory over Japan in World War Two, an event shunned by most Western leaders.  Full Article | Video 

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks makes a statement to the media in London June 26, 2014. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

Rebekah Brooks stages remarkable comeback

Rebekah Brooks, the Rupert Murdoch protegee cleared last year of orchestrating a criminal campaign that damaged the British establishment, will return to her old job running the tycoon's British newspapers next week in a stunning comeback.  Full Article 

Meenakshi Kumari, 23, one of the two sisters allegedly threatened with rape by a village council in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, adjusts her headgear as she sits inside her lawyer's chamber in New Delhi, India, September 1, 2015. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Indian village council denies ordering rape

SANKROD, India - A village council in northern India has denied allegations that it ordered two young sisters to be raped because their brother eloped with a higher caste woman - a purported ruling that led to an international outcry.  Full Article | Video 

Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain crosses the finish line during the 158.7 km (98.6 miles) 2nd stage of the Vuelta Tour of Spain cycling race from Alhaurin de la Torre to Caminito del Rey, in Ardales, southern Spain, August 23, 2015. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Froome likely to withdraw from Vuelta

Chris Froome's hopes of pulling off a Tour de France-Vuelta double appear to be over after the Briton called into question his chances of starting the 12th stage of the race following a crash.  Full Article 

A man takes a selfie by a crashing wave on Beirut's Corniche, a seaside promenade, as high winds sweep through Lebanon during a storm February 11, 2015. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Selfie madness - those dying to get the picture

SYDNEY - The rise of selfie photography is sparking a range of interventions aimed at combating risk-taking that has resulted in a string of gruesome deaths worldwide.  Full Article 

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China puts on huge show of force at parade

China puts on massive military parade marking 70 years since the end of World War Two. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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