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Algerian election faces disaffected populace

April 16, 2014

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — The college students playing pick-up soccer along the faded grandeur of Algiers' sweeping waterfront say they won't be voting in Thursday's presidential elections, echoing... more »»

Protector of vast African park shot and wounded

April 16, 2014

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A Belgian royal who, as director of a vast national park in eastern Congo has defended endangered mountain gorillas and other animals from poachers and the forests from... more »»

Pakistan Taliban says truce over but talks ongoing

April 16, 2014

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistani Taliban said Wednesday they will not renew a ceasefire they called over a month ago to facilitate peace negotiations but said they will still continue talks with th... more »»

Algeria police violently disperse election protest

April 16, 2014

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian police violently dispersed an attempt by opposition activists to stage a protest in the capital against the president's running for a fourth term in Thursday's... more »»

Argentine zoo shows off white tiger triplets

April 16, 2014

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The Buenos Aires Zoo is showing off its latest brood of white tigers — Bengal triplets with piercing blue eyes and a playful attitud. more »»

US working on non-lethal aid package for Ukraine

April 16, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is working on a package of non-lethal aid for Ukraine that could include medical supplies and clothing, but would stop short of providing body armor and other... more »»

NKorea complains over barber's Kim Jong Un poster

April 16, 2014

LONDON (AP) — North Korea has made a diplomatic appeal to the British government to get a London salon out of its hair. more »»

Ex-editor admits hearing hacked voicemails in 2004

April 16, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson acknowledged for the first time Wednesday that he listened to hacked voicemail messages while he was editor of the tabloi. more »»

Israel police disperse riot at Jerusalem holy site

April 16, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police stormed a sensitive holy site in Jerusalem on Wednesday, firing tear gas to disperse a protest by Palestinian Muslim worshippers, officials said. more »»

Pro-Russian insurgents seize armored vehicles

April 16, 2014

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian insurgents commandeered six Ukrainian armored vehicles along with their crews and hoisted Russian flags over them Wednesday, dampening the central... more »»

AP names Nigeria chief of bureau

April 16, 2014

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Associated Press has named Michelle Faul, who has covered the major stories of Africa over the past three decades, as its bureau chief in Nigeri. more »»

Jordanian jets strike vehicles on Syrian border

April 16, 2014

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordanian military warplanes struck a convoy of vehicles as they were trying to enter Jordan from Syria, the army said in a statement Wednesday, in an unusual move at a time... more »»

Combat vehicles in east Ukraine fly Russian flag

April 16, 2014

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — A column of armored vehicles flying Russian flags drove into a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russian insurgents Wednesday, dampening the central government's hopes of... more »»

UN seeks $274 million for Central African Republic

April 16, 2014

GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations and aid groups launched an appeal for $274 million Wednesday to help people who have fled the Central African Republic because of the sectarian conflict there,... more »»

283 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster

April 16, 2014

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving more than... more »»

Venezuelan crisis talks show signs of progress

April 16, 2014

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Negotiators from Venezuela's government and the opposition agreed to broaden membership in a truth commission tasked with investigating who's to blame for 41 deaths tied... more »»

284 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster

April 16, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving more than... more »»

Pistorius trial: Defense tries to build case

April 16, 2014

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius' lawyers at his murder trial Wednesday tried to roll back the prosecution's momentum, but the prosecutor sharply questioned the credentials and... more »»

292 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster

April 16, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300... more »»

Police say 5 dead in Calgary stabbings

April 16, 2014

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The son of a Calgary police officer was charged in the fatal stabbing of five people at a house party that the law enforcement officials called the worst mass slaying in... more »»

 
 

 

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