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U.S. complains over intercept by Russian fighter jet

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 15:48
After a Russian fighter jet intercepted a U.S. reconnaissance plane in an "unsafe and unprofessional manner" earlier this week, the United States is complaining to Moscow about the incident.
Categories: International News

Andy Murray walked down the aisle wearing this ...

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 13:27
The quaint town of Dunblane, Scotland, has been set abuzz by the wedding of tennis legend Andy Murray to his long-term girlfriend, Kim Sears.
Categories: International News

Saudi Arabia: 500 Houthi rebels killed in Yemen

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:17
More than 500 Houthi rebels have been killed since the start of Saudi-led military operations against Yemeni Shia fighters, a Saudi Defense Ministry official said Saturday, according to the state-run Saudi Press Agency.
Categories: International News

Study: China cybercensors using 'Great Cannon'

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:15
China's cybercensors have long used a "Great Firewall" to block its citizens from reading critical articles from Western news websites or consuming other content it disapproves of.
Categories: International News

Obama and Castro launch new era of U.S.-Cuba ties

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:08
Ending a decades-long standstill in U.S.-Cuba relations, President Barack Obama met for an hour Saturday with his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro, the first time the two nations' top leaders have sat down for substantive talks in more than 50 years.
Categories: International News

Report: Islamic militants attack embassy in Libya

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:07
An Islamic militant group attacked the South Korean embassy in Libya killing one embassy guard and wounding another, Yonhap news agency reported Sunday, citing a South Korean foreign ministry official.
Categories: International News

Malala gets an asteroid named for her

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 12:04
Malala Yousafzai's stellar career has included a Nobel Peace Prize. This week, she made it into outer space.
Categories: International News

Kenya to U.N.: Move these refugees

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 11:59
Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto told the United Nations' refugee agency it has three months to relocate refugees from the Dadaab camp -- the world's largest -- to Somalia, or "we shall relocate them ourselves."
Categories: International News

U.N. official to visit besieged Syria refugee camp

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 15:08
The commissioner-general of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency will make an emergency visit to the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp in Syria on Saturday, a spokesman says.
Categories: International News

Israeli forces reportedly kill Palestinian in riot

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 15:07
A 27-year-old Palestinian man was shot and killed Friday, allegedly by Israeli forces, during a riot that grew out of a West Bank funeral procession for his cousin, with whom he is now expected to share a cemetery.
Categories: International News

In Iowa, O'Malley says of Clinton: You're inevitable until you're not

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 14:54
Martin O'Malley told reporters in Iowa on Friday that inevitability -- a term bandied about regarding Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton -- is not unbreakable.
Categories: International News

Students applaud removal of colonialist's statue

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 06:46
A South African university is celebrating the removal of a British colonialist's statue after weeks of protests.
Categories: International News

At least 35 killed in Morocco bus crash

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:35
A bus collided with a truck in southern Morocco on Friday, killing at least 31 people and injuring nine others, according to Moroccan state news agency Maghreb Arabe Presse.
Categories: International News

U.N. appeals for $174M for victims of militant group

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:32
Nearly 200,000 people have been displaced due to Boko Haram's brutal attacks leaving aid agencies scrambling to provide clean and safe living conditions.
Categories: International News

Iran: Lift sanctions or no deal

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:22
Iran will only sign a final nuclear agreement if economic sanctions against the nation are removed on the first day of the deal's implementation, President Hassan Rouhani said.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram: What you need to know

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:20
CNN's Nima Elbagir looks at the rise of the militant Islamic group working out of Nigeria.
Categories: International News

Teacher paid for sex with 12K

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:12
A former school principal in Japan says he paid for sex with more than 12,000 women -- some of them girls as young as 14 -- during repeated visits to the Philippines over more than a quarter of a century, according to police.
Categories: International News

'The Interview' DVDs ballooned to North Korea

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:10
Lee Min-bok didn't laugh once when he watched "The Interview." The North Korean defector calls the Hollywood comedy "vulgar," admitting he couldn't even watch the whole film.
Categories: International News

Raped, jailed, forced to marry attacker

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:09
In Afghanistan, the solution to rape is to marry your attacker. That's what happened to Gulnaz, who was barely 16 when she was raped and then jailed for adultery.
Categories: International News

Family killed after dad refuses to let daughter marry

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:08
A man killed his uncle, aunt and their eight children after the uncle refused to let him marry his daughter, Pakistani police said.
Categories: International News
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