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World outlook darkens as factory activity slips, orders fall

LONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) – Global economic prospects appear gloomy as year-end approaches after factory activity and export

World leaders set to convene Argentina summit clouded by disputes

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – A summit of the world’s top economies will open on Friday with

WTO risks lagging behind the fast-moving digital economy, World Economic Forum official says

The World Trade Organization plays a significant role in regulating international trade, but it risks falling

How a 33-year-old turned his passion for cars into a world record—and a booming YouTube channel

World War II veteran 'adopted' by California couple after wildfires displace him

Lee Brundige, 93, was taken in by Tracy Grant and her boyfriend, Josh Fox. (Tracy Grant)

World War I centennial: US author honors grandfather by returning key taken from France 100 years ago

U.S. Army Private 1st Class Raymond W. Maker, left, and the key he says he took

‘The Whole World Was on Fire’: Infernos Choke California, Piling On the Grief

‘The Whole World Was on Fire’: Infernos Choke California, Piling On the Grief Video A fire

Gymnastics: Biles makes history with fourth all-around world title

Simone Biles prepares to compete on floor exercise at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships in Boston, Massachusetts,

Google employees around the world walk out to protest the company's handling of sexual misconduct

Hundreds of Google employees in more than 20 offices around the world are staging a walk-out

These are the 10 best universities in the world

Ivy League schools dominate almost every college ranking — and for good reason. These prestigious institutions