Let us curb welfare for migrants or risk British EU exit - Cameron

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LONDON - Britain's continued membership of the European Union is contingent upon it being allowed to stop migrants from the bloc tapping into its relatively generous welfare system, Prime Minister David Cameron will warn on Friday.

Asian shares wither as OPEC's restraint hits oil

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TOKYO - Oil prices, oil-related shares and oil-linked currencies all tumbled in Asia on Friday, in the wake of OPEC's decision to refrain from cutting output despite a huge oversupply.

A banner showing the European Commission's new President Jean-Claude Juncker (top L) and EU Commissioners is seen on the facade of the European Commission headquarters in Brussels November 4, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

France, Italy, Belgium budgets may break rules

The European Commission will tell France, Italy and Belgium that their 2015 budgets risk breaking EU rules, but it but will defer decisions on any action until early March.  Full Article | Related Video 

A Shi'ite Houthi man walks on debris next to the wreckage of a car used by an al Qaeda suicide bomber during recent fighting in Rada November 22, 2014.  REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi

Uncertain future for Yemen

SANAA - While many details of the surrender of Yemen's capital by 100,000 Republican Guards to some 5,000 Houthi fighters on Sept. 21 remain murky, the nature of the capitulation bodes ill for President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi's fragile grip on power.  Full Article 

A Google search page is reflected in sunglasses in this photo illustration taken in Brussels May 30, 2014.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

European lawmakers target Google

The European Parliament has voted to split search engines like Google from other commercial services. It's the EU's strongest signal yet that the tech giant is in its regulatory sights. Amy Pollock reports  Video | Full Article 

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Lamp post electric gives cars a boost

Electric vehicles have been slow to sell, largely because of a lack of charginig stations but as Hayley Platt reports one German entrepreneur has come up with the bright idea of installing charging points in existing street lamp posts.  Video 

The Australian flag (C) flies at half mast at the Sydney Cricket Ground following the announcement of the death of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes in Sydney, November 27, 2014.  REUTERS/Jason Reed

Cricket left heartbroken by death of Hughes

SYDNEY - The cricket world is in mourning following the death of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes, who died in a Sydney hospital two days after being hit in the head by a ball.  Video | Full Article 

Ferguson church calls for unity, healing on Thanksgiving

A call for unity and healing in Ferguson, Missouri on the Thanksgiving holiday at a small church just a stone's throw from the site of recent unrest Mana Rabiee reports.