ZURICH - Sepp Blatter was re-elected president of FIFA for a fifth term after the only other candidate conceded defeat after a first round of voting in an election overshadowed by allegations of corruption in world football. Full Article | Video
- U.S. warns G7 of global economy 'accident' without Greece deal
- Intel nears deal to buy Altera for $16 billion - sources
- Silk Road website creator gets life term for drug plot
- Gunmen kill 19 bus passengers in Pakistan attack
- Exclusive - U.S. tried Stuxnet-style campaign against North Korea but failed: sources
- Osborne eyes extra 5 percent spending cuts
ADEN - Heavy fighting erupted in southern Yemen near Aden airport on Friday when local militia attacked Shi'ite Houthi rebels in a push to drive them from the district, residents and fighters said.
NEW YORK - A historic 52 million people are fleeing conflict worldwide, a trend that will intensify over the next two decades because of climate change, International Rescue Committee chief David Miliband said on Friday.
LONDON - Royal Bank of Scotland has invited investment banks to pitch for the role of corporate broker as the state-backed lender gears up for a full return to public hands, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday.
NEW YORK - Global equity markets and bond yields both fell on Friday, as data showed the U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter and as investors were unnerved by mixed signals from Greece's debt talks.
Sepp Blatter is re-elected president of FIFA for a fifth term despite a major bribery scandal and growing calls for him to step down. Vanessa Johnston reports.
Two men captured in east Ukraine say they are Russian soldiers sent on active duty with Russian special forces. Moscow says they had left the military and are now civilians. Full Article
- Special Report - Russian fighters, caught in Ukraine, cast adrift by Moscow
- Blatter wins fifth FIFA term as challenger concedes
- Islamic State settles into Ramadi, but the lull unlikely to last
- Former FIFA vice-president Warner blames Zionism for downfall
- Merkel promises to work with Britain's Cameron on reform of EU