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Ben Bernanke (14 June 2011) Bernanke warning on US debt limit

The head of the US Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, warns politicians that blocking a rise in the debt ceiling could put US and global finance at risk.

Libyan rebel fighters trying to take towards Zlitan Libya rebels edge west at Misrata

Libyan rebels fighting to topple Col Muammar Gaddafi edge west from the city of Misrata, while large explosions are reported in Tripoli.

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Market Data Tue, 14 Jun 2011 23:58 BST

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(min delay 15 mins) Marketwatch Ticker
Market Name Current Value Movement Change Percentage Change
Dow Jones 12076.11 + 123.14 1.03%
Nasdaq 2678.72 + 39.03 1.48%
FTSE 100 5803.13 + 29.67 0.51%
Dax 7204.79 + 119.65 1.69%
Cac 40 3864.58 + 56.97 1.50%

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Serena grinds out win on comeback Serena Williams

Serena Williams struggles for form but makes a winning return in her first match for almost a year as she beats Tsvetana Pironkova at the Aegon International.

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Carl Gardner Coasters singer Carl Gardner dies

The Coasters lead singer Carl Gardner dies at the age of 83, the band's website announces.

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Inmigración: mientras Washington duda, los estados actúan

Mientras el gobierno federal sigue sin resolver si presentará una reforma migratoria, en el primer trimestre de 2011 se presentaron en legislaturas locales más de mil proyectos de ley relacionados con la inmigración.

Chinese

美国:中国伪劣电子产品进入美武器系统

美国敦促中国允许调查人员进入中国,就中国伪劣电子产品流入美国武器系统展开调查。

Arabic

التلفزيون الليبي: الناتو يقصف العاصمة، والجفرة وسط البلاد

التلفزيون الحكومي الليبي يقول ان طائرات حلف الناتو جددت قصفها للعاصمة، وبدأت في قصف اهداف عسكرية ومدنية في بلدة الجفرة الصحراوية وسط ليبيا.

Persian

سوریه سرکوب معترضان را تشدید می کند

با استقرار تانک های ارتش سوریه در اطراف شهرها و روستاهای نزدیک مرز ترکیه، سرکوب تظاهرات ۱۲ هفته ای مخالفان حکومت گسترش می یابد. هیلاری کلینتون تهران را متهم به حمایت از خشونتهای دمشق علیه معترضان کرده است.

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A traditional IBM office IBM at 100

After a century of being all about hardware, the leading computer firm goes virtual.

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