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Major river overflows, threatening Pakistan city

September 10, 2014

JHANG, Pakistan (AP) — A massive flood across India and Pakistan that's killed more than 450 people poured into the surrounding plains Wednesday, sending a major river over its banks and... more »»

Israeli military opens its own probe into Gaza war

September 10, 2014

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The Israeli military says it has opened criminal investigations into two high-profile cases involving Palestinian civilian casualties in this summer's Gaza war. more »»

Car bombs kill 19 near pet market in Iraqi capital

September 10, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Twin car bombs hit a police checkpoint near a pet market in Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least 19 people, Iraqi officials sai. more »»

Kerry says world won't permit Islamic State romp

September 10, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that neither the United States nor the rest of the world will stand by and watch the Islamic State militant group spread its evil. more »»

High-tech survey exposes hidden Stonehenge

September 10, 2014

LONDON (AP) — There is more to Stonehenge than meets a visitor's eye. more »»

Kerry: World will not let extremists evil survive

September 10, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says neither the United States nor the rest of the world will stand by and watch the Islamic State militant group spread its evil. more »»

Settlement sought with heirs on Klimt painting

September 10, 2014

VIENNA (AP) — The present Austrian owners of a valuable Gustav Klimt painting say they plan to reach a fair settlement with Jewish heirs of the family who left the artwork behind as they fled the... more »»

UK leader rushes to fend off Scottish independence

September 10, 2014

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Spooked by recent polls, Prime Minister David Cameron and other British political leaders rushed north to Scotland on Wednesday, where Cameron begged Scots not to break... more »»

European envoy to Israel blasts land expropriation

September 10, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Europe's top diplomat in Israel has urged it to reverse its expropriation of 1,000 acres of West Bank land even as he stressed the European Union is not considering anti-Israel... more »»

Before papal visit, Manila can take papal selfies

September 10, 2014

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — In Asia's bastion of Roman Catholic faith, images of Pope Francis are getting the pop star treatmen. more »»

Image of Asia: Resting on the water in Indonesia

September 10, 2014

In this photo by Achmad Ibrahim, two workers sleep on a raft at Jakarta's Sunda Kelapa port, which was built more than 450 years ago during Indonesia's years as a Portuguese colon. more »»

9 topless activists cleared in Notre Dame protest

September 10, 2014

PARIS (AP) — A Paris court on Wednesday threw out a legal complaint against nine activists who bared their breasts in a protest at Notre Dame Cathedral but ruled that three security guards who... more »»

Student who brought Ebola to Senegal has recovered

September 10, 2014

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A Senegalese doctor says the student who brought Ebola to the West African country has recovered. more »»

Kerry, Iraqi PM embrace unity to defeat insurgency

September 10, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — With a new Iraqi government finally in place and a growing Mideast consensus on defeating insurgent threats, U.S. more »»

Philippines plans to give Muslims autonomous zone

September 10, 2014

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The president of the overwhelmingly Catholic Philippines proposed Wednesday to give Muslims in the south the ability to run their own government under their own flag,... more »»

Lufthansa cancels 140 flights in pilots' strike

September 10, 2014

BERLIN (AP) — Lufthansa has canceled 140 flights after pilots walked off the job at Munich airport — their fourth strike in five months in a dispute that has cost Germany's largest airline tens o... more »»

Syrian rebel group names new leaders after blast

September 10, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — An ultraconservative Syrian rebel group named a new leader and military chief on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after an explosion killed nearly a dozen of its senior figures in a... more »»

Obama outlining mission to fight Islamic militants

September 10, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an address to the nation, President Barack Obama will outline an expanded military and political effort to combat Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq, possibly includin... more »»

Pakistan airstrikes hit Taliban hideouts, kill 65

September 10, 2014

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani warplanes struck five militant hideouts in a Taliban stronghold near the Afghan border on Wednesday, killing 65 insurgents, the military sai. more »»

Ukraine pledges more autonomy to rebellious east

September 10, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president promised Wednesday to introduce a bill as early as next week that would offer greater autonomy to rebellious regions in the pro-Russia east, where... more »»

 
 

 

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