SAN FRANCISCO (REUTERS) - Twitter Inc will begin showing ads to users based on their browsing history, it said on Thursday, becoming the latest Internet company to employ the controversial but increasingly widespread tracking technology.
RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories (AFP) - A top Palestinian negotiator on Thursday said peace talks with Israel were "difficult and complicated", after a meeting between Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas and US Secretary of State John Kerry.
PARIS (AFP) - France's main opposition party on Thursday suspended a local mayor for joking that firemen had been called "too early" to put out a blaze in a Roma camp.
PARIS (AFP) - President Francois Hollande said Thursday France would increase fines for illegal trading in ivory and endangered animal species.
PARIS (AFP) - Armed robbers on Thursday raided a jewellery store near the posh Place Vendome in Paris, making off with luxury watches worth 800,000 euros (S$1.37 million), a source close to the investigation said.