Aleppo truce back on track, Syrian rebel official says
A shaky truce between the Syrian government and rebels grasping for territory in war-torn Aleppo was back on track late Wednesday and set to start "within hours," a rebel official told Reuters, after a cease-fire fell apart earlier in the day …
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Report of terminally ill boy who died in Santa's arms called into question
It's the one story everyone wants to be a hoax. A Tennessee newspaper that reported a boy died on Santa's lap — complete with a heart-wrenching account of his final words — said Wednesday it can no longer vouch for the veracity of the depressingly …
Everyone forwarded this viral Santa story. But it might not be true.
Heartbreaking Santa story may be fake and all the signs were there
Viral story about Santa meeting dying child might not be true
ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson plans to step down at the end of the year from the helm of the world’s largest public oil company to prepare for the confirmation battle over his nomination as America’s chief diplomat.
Dec 14 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday
agreed to decide whether to limit where patent lawsuits may be
filed, potentially threatening a years-long trend that critics
say allows frequent and often-baseless litigants to sue in
courts friendly to them.
Dec 14 (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration
left open the door on Wednesday for Swedish Match AB to claim its snus smokeless tobacco products represent a
substantially lower risk to health than cigarettes.
Turkish football fans come together to pay respects to those killed outside a stadium in Istanbul.
Dec 14 (Reuters) – Oil major Exxon Mobil Corp said
on Wednesday that President Darren Woods would become chief
executive and chairman in January after the retirement of Rex
Tillerson, who is U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for
secretary of state.
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Amazon Expands Reach of Global Video Streaming
Wall Street Journal
Amazon.com Inc. is broadening the reach of its video-streaming services around the world as it looks to go head-to-head with streaming juggernaut Netflix Inc. The e-commerce giant said Wednesday it had expanded its Amazon Prime Video service to more …
Amazon's Roy Price on Launching Global Competitor to Netflix
An Airdrop of Popcorn Makes Amazon Drone Delivery History
The first Amazon PrimeAir drone delivery landed today, 13 minutes after the order was placed