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What Happened on 14 May 2013

Obama and Cameron vow to continue support for Syria opposition

US President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron pledged on Monday to continue to support the Syrian opposition… Read More.

Nine killed in Libyan car bomb

Nine people, including children, were killed in a car bomb blast close to a hospital in Libya’s Benghazi city on… Read More.

Police offer reward for New Orleans parade shooters

New Orleans police have offered a $10,000 reward in the hope of leading to arrests in a Mother's Day shooting… Read More.

US retail sales increase in April

US retail sales increased by 0.1 percent in April, according to figures released by the Commerce Department on Monday. In… Read More.

Cyprus receives first instalment of EU-IMF bailout funds

Cyprus received the first tranche of a $13 billion bailout package from the European Union and the International Monetary Fund… Read More.

Tata Steel announces $1.6 billion writedown of European assets

India's Tata Steel announced a $1.6 billion writedown on the value of its ailing European division on Monday. Tata, one… Read More.

Chicago Cubs sign seven-year deal with Anthony Rizzo

The Chicago Cubs signed a seven-year contract with first baseman Anthony Rizzo on Monday. The deal is believed to be… Read More.

Buffalo Bill GM Buddy Nix to step down

Buffalo Bills general manager Buddy Nix announced on Monday he is to step down. However, he will remain with the… Read More.

Amazon launches digital currency

Amazon launched its own digital currency on Monday. Amazon coins enable people to buy apps and games through its app… Read More.

Google Drive triples free storage to 15GB

Google is set to increase its free storage capacity from 5GB to 15GB across Google+, Drive and Gmail. The changes… Read More.

South African robbers steal $330,000 from Justin Bieber concert venue

Robbers stole $330,000 in cash after breaking into the strong room at Johannesburg's Soccer City stadium after a Justin Bieber… Read More.

TV journalist Barbara Walters confirms 2014 retirement

Television journalist Barbara Walters confirmed on Monday she will retire in May 2014. Walters, 83, made the announcement on The… Read More.