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Iran president pledges to back Iraq amid attacks

October 21, 2014

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Shiite powerhouse Iran has pledged enduring support for the Shiite-led government of Iraq in its battle against an ascendant Sunni insurgency spearheaded by the Islamic State... more »»

Submarine hunt exposes Swedish readiness gap

October 21, 2014

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The search for a foreign underwater craft in waters off Stockholm has brought back memories of Sweden's submarine hunts during the Cold War — and exposed a key difference. more »»

One American released from North Korea, two remain

October 21, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — American detainee Jeffrey Fowle has been released from North Korea, nearly six months after he was taken into custody on charges of leaving a Bible in a nightclub, the State... more »»

Anti-government cleric ends protest in Islamabad

October 21, 2014

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A fiery anti-government cleric has ended his 65-day long sit-in protest in Pakistan's capital Islamabad Tuesday. more »»

Pistorius sentencing: What it means

October 21, 2014

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — How much prison time will Oscar Pistorius ultimately serve for killing his girlfriend? And will the double-amputee Olympian ever run competitively again on the... more »»

Spanish woman free of Ebola, final tests show

October 21, 2014

MADRID (AP) — Conclusive tests show a Spanish nursing assistant infected with Ebola is cured of the virus, doctors said Tuesday, signaling a huge step forward in her 15-day battle for survival. more »»

Homeland Security orders new screening for Ebola

October 21, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Everyone coming to the United States from the three West African countries at the center of the Ebola outbreak will now be screened for the deadly disease at one of five... more »»

Hong Kong students, officials talk but don't agree

October 21, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong student leaders and government officials talked but agreed on little Tuesday as the city's Beijing-backed leader reaffirmed his unwillingness to compromise on the key... more »»

Total CEO killed in Moscow runway crash

October 21, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Christophe de Margerie, the charismatic CEO of Total SA who helped establish the multinational oil company as one of the world's biggest, was killed at a Moscow airport when his... more »»

Argentina demands 'Top Gear' apology from BBC

October 21, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Argentina's ambassador to Britain on Tuesday demanded an apology from the BBC over an ill-fated trip by car show "Top Gear" to the South American country. more »»

Poland's Sikorski under fire over Russia interview

October 21, 2014

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's former Foreign Minister Radek Sikorski came under fire Tuesday from the prime minister and political opponents over a U.S. more »»

Fight for Brazil's battleground state heats up

October 21, 2014

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's deadlocked presidential race is the most heated since the nation returned to democracy, and nowhere is the battle more bare-knuckled than in the state where... more »»

Rwanda requires US, Spain visitor health reports

October 21, 2014

KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — Rwanda's Ministry of Health is requiring visitors who have been in the United States or Spain during the previous 22 days to report their medical condition to health... more »»

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison

October 21, 2014

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. more »»

Cyprus to block Turkey's EU bid over gas dispute

October 21, 2014

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — European Union member Cyprus will oppose any progress in Turkey's ongoing talks to join the 28-nation bloc in response to a Turkish gas search in waters where Cyprus has... more »»

Image of Asia: Watching talks in Hong Kong streets

October 21, 2014

In this photo by Vincent Yu, pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong's Admiralty district give thumbs down as they watch televised talks between government officials and students late Tuesday. more »»

Total CEO dead in runway crash; plow driver drunk

October 21, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Christophe de Margerie, the charismatic CEO of Total SA who dedicated his career to the multinational oil company, was killed at a Moscow airport when his private jet collided with ... more »»

Jerusalem stone may answer Jewish revolt questions

October 21, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli archaeologists said Tuesday they have discovered a large stone with Latin engravings that lends credence to the theory that the reason Jews revolted against Roman rule... more »»

Nepal vows new rules after worst trekking disaster

October 21, 2014

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal on Tuesday said it will introduce new rules, improve weather forecasts and better monitor the movement of trekkers after the Himalayan country's worst hiking disaster... more »»

Pregnant Kate back at work after morning sickness

October 21, 2014

LONDON (AP) — The Duchess of Cambridge has resumed her royal duties after spending more than two months out of the public eye while suffering from acute morning sickness. more »»

 
 
 

 

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