Wall Street ends mixed, energy shares fall
The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI fell 30.89 points, or 0.18 percent, to 17,067.56. The S&P 500 .SPX ended down 1.09 points, or 0.05 percent, at 2,002.28. The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 17.92 points, or 0.39 percent, to end at 4,598.19.
Comedian Joan Rivers still on life support: daughter
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Comedian Joan Rivers remained on life support on Tuesday after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest, her daughter Melissa said.
Australia to scrap plan for dumping near Great Barrier Reef: AFR
Australia will abandon plans to dump 3 million cubic meters of dredged sand into the Great Barrier Reef area in its effort to create the world's biggest coal port, the Australian Financial Review reported on Tuesday.
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U.S. strikes Somali militant camp in bid to kill al Shabaab leader
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A U.S. military airstrike in Somalia has targeted the leader of the Islamist militant group al Shabaab, Somali and U.S. officials said on Tuesday, but they added it may take time to determine whether Ahmed Abdi Godane was killed.
Pending home sales rise sharply, point to stronger market
Americans signed more contracts in July to buy previously-owned homes than in any month in almost a year, suggesting the housing market was pulling out of its slump more quickly than expected.
Seahawks face tough task to repeat Super Bowl glory
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The Seattle Seahawks will start the 2014 NFL campaign this week as the bookmakers' favourites to repeat as Super Bowl champions but they they will have a tough task living up to last season’s success.
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Islamic State issues video of beheading of U.S. hostage
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The Islamic State released a video on Tuesday purporting to show the beheading of American hostage Steven Sotloff, raising the stakes in its confrontation with Washington over U.S. air strikes on its insurgents in Iraq.
Syrian forces escalate assault on rebel-held Damascus district
Syrian forces carried out their fiercest assault on the rebel stronghold of Jobar in Damascus since the start of the three-year war, conducting at least 27 air strikes on Tuesday and killing a child, according to activists and rights groups.
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