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Journalist working for CNN abducted in Ukraine

1 hour 56 min ago
A Ukrainian journalist working as a fixer for CNN remains in detention two days after he was abducted by pro-Russian separatists.
Categories: International News

Death toll mounts, airstrikes dip in Gaza

1 hour 58 min ago
In the third week of a bruising conflict between Israel and Hamas, there were some positive signs as the intensity of the fighting seemed to dip a little even as diplomatic efforts ramped up.
Categories: International News

Capturing the spirit of Khartoum

3 hours 9 min ago
A beautiful collection of photographs pays tribute to the people of Khartoum.
Categories: International News

World's scariest insect?

3 hours 10 min ago
The world's largest flying aquatic insect, with huge, nightmarish pincers, has been discovered in China's Sichuan province, experts say.
Categories: International News

Ukraine: 2 jets shot down

3 hours 14 min ago
Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down Wednesday in the eastern part of the country, where pro-Russian rebels have fought against government forces, a Ukrainian military office said.
Categories: International News

Terror havens in Syria and Iraq: Why West should worry

3 hours 15 min ago
Events in Iraq and Syria have alarmed U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.
Categories: International News

Taiwan plane crash kills 48

3 hours 17 min ago
At least 48 people were killed and 10 injured when a twin-engine turboprop plane crashed while attempting to land in Penghu Islands, according to Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration.
Categories: International News

Norway: Terrorism attempt imminent

3 hours 18 min ago
Norway says it thinks Islamist terror could strike the country within a few days but does not know what the plot is, the country announced Thursday.
Categories: International News

Air Algerie plane falls off radar

3 hours 18 min ago
An Air Algerie flight with 116 people on board has dropped off radar, prompting a search for the missing plane, the airline's operator said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Dutch honor MH17 victims

3 hours 20 min ago
The people of the Netherlands pay their respects as the remains of the victims of Malaysia Flight 17 arrive.
Categories: International News

Rebel commander admits to missile system

3 hours 21 min ago
A top rebel commander in an interview with Reuters, admitted that Russian separatists did have a BUK missile system.
Categories: International News

Costa Concordia starts final voyage

3 hours 22 min ago
The wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship has begun its final voyage.
Categories: International News

Woman sentenced to death for faith arrives in Italy

3 hours 25 min ago
Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan because of her faith, arrived in Rome on Thursday, the Italian Foreign Ministry said.
Categories: International News

Dozens die in militant attack on convoy carrying Iraqi inmates

3 hours 25 min ago
Nearly five dozen inmates were killed when militants attacked a convoy of Iraqi security forces who were transferring them from one prison to another, police said Thursday.
Categories: International News

Robot furniture that builds itself

5 hours 9 min ago
Researchers are creating robots that are building blocks for furniture that moves and assembles itself.
Categories: International News

U.S. ends ban on flights into Tel Aviv

6 hours 44 min ago
The Federal Aviation Administration removed its ban on U.S. passenger planes flying to and from Tel Aviv Wednesday night, a day-and-a-half after stopping all the flights citing security concerns.
Categories: International News

Chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

6 hours 46 min ago
A doctor who has played a key role in fighting the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone is infected with the disease, according to that country's Ministry of Health.
Categories: International News

More remains of MH17 victims to arrive in Netherlands

6 hours 46 min ago
A week after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine, dozens more coffins containing remains of victims of the crash were due to arrive in the Netherlands on Thursday.
Categories: International News

Kerry arrives in Israel for ceasefire push

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 19:20
Washington's top diplomat landed in Israel on Wednesday on an urgent mission from his boss -- to push for an "immediate cessation of hostilities."
Categories: International News

World's coolest bookstores

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 19:13
From Maastricht to Melbourne, these itineraries make bookish travelers look stylish.
Categories: International News

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