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Afghanistan: Taliban behead 12 civilians

September 26, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says Taliban insurgents have beheaded 12 civilians and torched some 60 homes in an assault on security forces in the eastern Ghazni provinc. more »»

AP PHOTOS: Scenes of toil from Iran's coal mines

September 26, 2014

MAZANDARAN PROVINCE, Iran (AP) — In the coal mines of northern Iran men with their faces smeared black push rusty metal carts down into the earth in grim scenes that seem to belong to another... more »»

Change afoot in N. Korean capital? In fashion, yes

September 26, 2014

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — High heels, with sequins. Brightly colored, tight-fitting dresses. Hairstyles and makeup that are almost like what you would expect on streets of Beijing or Seoul. more »»

FBI: About 12 Americans fighting in Syria, not 100

September 26, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. believes there are about a dozen Americans fighting alongside extremist groups in Syria, not more than 100, as has been cited for months. more »»

US-Russian crew docks with space station

September 26, 2014

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A U.S.-Russian crew docked early Friday with the International Space Station, about six hours after launching from Russia's manned space facility in Kazakhstan. more »»

Mexico detains 8 soldiers in June killing of 22

September 26, 2014

MEXICO CITY (AP) — An army officer and seven soldiers have been detained in connection with the killing of 22 people in rural southern Mexico, authorities announced late Thursday. more »»

China state media say 50 killed in far west attack

September 26, 2014

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media reported Thursday that 50 people, including 40 assailants, were killed in a series of explosions over the weekend in the far western region of Xinjiang, in what... more »»

Obama urges world to do more to tackle Ebola

September 25, 2014

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Barack Obama, in a sober assessment of international efforts to stem a deadly Ebola outbreak, warned a high-level United Nations gathering Thursday that there is a... more »»

345 rescued people refuse to leave Cypriot ship

September 25, 2014

LIMASSOL, Cyprus (AP) — More than 300 people, apparent refugees fleeing from Syria, refused to leave a cruise ship that rescued them from a small boat stranded off Cyprus, a cruise line official... more »»

Pope removes divisive bishop in Paraguay

September 25, 2014

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Thursday forcibly removed a conservative Paraguayan bishop who had clashed with his fellow bishops on ideological grounds and promoted a priest accused of... more »»

Syria's Islamic rebels fear US could hit them

September 25, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — When the United States opened its aerial campaign against the Islamic State group in Syria this week, its first salvo also hit an al-Qaida cell it says was planning terror attacks —... more »»

US-Russian space crew lifts off for space station

September 25, 2014

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A U.S.-Russian space crew has blasted off successfully for the International Space Station.

The Russian Soyuz-TMA14M spacecraft lifted off as scheduled at 2:25 a. more »»

Obama says Egypt key to US security in Mideast

September 25, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama is highlighting the longstanding relationship between the United States and Egypt as a cornerstone of American security policy in the Middle East. more »»

Kardashian jostled outside Paris fashion show

September 25, 2014

PARIS (AP) — Kim Kardashian received a fright at a Paris Fashion Week event Thursday when she was apparently jostled by someone waiting in a large crowd outside her ca. more »»

Ukraine president sure that peace is on the way

September 25, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's leader said Thursday that "the most dangerous part of the war" has passed and that the conflict with pro-Russia separatists in the country's east is on the wane. more »»

Iraqi woman activist killed by Islamic State

September 25, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Militants with the Islamic State group tortured and then publicly killed a human rights lawyer in the Iraqi city of Mosul after their self-proclaimed religious court ruled that she... more »»

Mexican cartels steal billions from oil industry

September 25, 2014

CIUDAD MIER, Mexico (AP) — Mexico overcame 75 years of nationalist pride to reform its flagging, state-owned oil industr. more »»

345 people rescued from boat stranded off Cyprus

September 25, 2014

LIMASSOL, Cyprus (AP) — A cruise ship rescued more than 300 people, apparently refugees who fled Syria, who were stranded Thursday aboard a small boat off Cyprus. more »»

Rouhani: extremists want to destroy civilization

September 25, 2014

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran's president told the U.N. more »»

 
 

 

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