GAZA/JERUSALEM - Israeli shelling has killed at least 15 Palestinians sheltering in a school in Gaza's biggest refugee camp, the Health Ministry says, as Egyptian mediators prepare a revised proposal to try to halt the fighting. Full Article | Video
MOSCOW/KIEV - Russia fought back on Wednesday over new U.S. and EU sanctions imposed over Ukraine, where fighting between Moscow-backed rebels and government troops has intensified since a Malaysian airliner was shot down.
BUENOS AIRES - Argentina faces a race against on time to avert its second default in 12 years, needing either to cut a deal by the end of the day with 'holdout' investors suing it or to win more time from a U.S. court to reach a settlement. Full Article | Video
BEIJING - Two influential former Chinese leaders gave their consent for President Xi Jinping to investigate ex-domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, sources have told Reuters, a sign the corruption probe will not open a rift in the ruling Communist Party. Full Article | Video
Comparing his current crop of drones to early personal computers, DJI founder Frank Wang says the industry is poised for a growth surge - assuming regulators in more markets clear it for take-off.
Chinese leader Xi Jinping's anti-corruption drive has netted another 'tiger', but for the battle on graft to be truly effective Beijing must also target business, says Breakingviews' John Foley. Video
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