Thu 18 Sep 2014 | 7:38 EDT

Russia's Putin says sanctions violate principles of WTO 7:17am EDT

MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday Western sanctions against Russia violated the principles of the World Trade Organization and the main way to combat them was to develop the domestic market.  Full Article

Australian PM says police raids follow IS linked beheading plot 6:49am EDT 

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Militants connected with radical group Islamic State were planning to behead a member of the public in Australia, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Thursday, after hundreds of police raided homes in a sweeping counter-terrorism operation.  Full Article