12:19 am, December 23, 2014

World News

North Korean websites back online after shutdown

North Korean websites back online after earlier shutdown amid tension over Sony hacking

Updated 00 minutes, 54 seconds ago

Iraqi Yazidi girls abducted by IS endured horror

Amnesty says Iraqi Yazidi women abducted by IS group endured horror, were traumatized

Updated 01 minutes, 09 seconds ago

Cuba signals that extradition of US fugitives off the table

Cuba says anything up for discussion with Washington, except asylum for US fugitives

Updated 00 minutes, 31 seconds ago

Pope in blistering critique of Vatican bureaucrats

Pope lists 15 sins of the Curia: Lust for power, 'spiritual Alzheimer's,' and death by gossip

Updated 01 minutes, 03 seconds ago

Some 15 percent of Honduran kids work

Balancing homework with grown up jobs: about 15 percent of Honduran children are employed

Updated 00 minutes, 19 seconds ago

Nicaragua breaks ground on historic canal project

Nicaragua breaks ground on historic, disputed canal project, begins with access roads

Updated 00 minutes, 45 seconds ago

88-year-old ex-minister wins Tunisia election

Tunisians vote for stability as 88-year-old wins presidency to complete democracy transition

Updated 13 minutes, 19 seconds ago

Cuba says it has a right to grant asylum to US fugitives

Cuba signals extradition off the table for NJ fugitive, says it has right to grant asylum

Updated 16 minutes, 51 seconds ago

Obama says US can influence new generation in Cuba

Obama promotes Cuba engagement as chance for US to influence events amid generational change

Monday - 12/22/2014, 10:10pm EST

Bombs blamed on extremists kill 26 in northeast Nigeria

Bombs blamed on extremists kill 26, wound 79 in northeast Nigeria

Monday - 12/22/2014, 09:10pm EST

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

Obama says US reviewing whether to return North Korea to list of state sponsors of terrorism

Monday - 12/22/2014, 08:08pm EST

AP PHOTOS: Spain searches for Franco-era graves

AP PHOTOS: With little funding, volunteers search for those killed during Franco era

Monday - 12/22/2014, 07:52pm EST

Abandoned asbestos mines still a hazard in India

Indian asbestos mines, abandoned decades ago, still sickening villagers and ignored by gov't

Monday - 12/22/2014, 07:24pm EST

Liberia holds Senate vote amid Ebola fears

Liberia holds Senate vote amid concern over the spread of Ebola

Monday - 12/22/2014, 07:24pm EST

WHO: Recorded Ebola deaths top 7,000

World Health Organization: Recorded Ebola deaths top 7,000, fueled by surge in Sierra Leone

Monday - 12/22/2014, 07:24pm EST

Truck veering out of control kills 6 pedestrians in Glasgow

Garbage truck veers out of control in Glasgow city center, killing 6 pedestrians

Monday - 12/22/2014, 06:44pm EST

N. Korea threatens strikes on US amid hacking claims

North Korea threatens strikes on US for "reckless" rumors over Sony hacking

Monday - 12/22/2014, 05:44pm EST

Dozens injured in 3 separate attacks in France

French authorities: No evidence of terrorist links behind 3 attacks that have injured dozens

Monday - 12/22/2014, 05:34pm EST

In IS-held town, Iraqi Kurds face heavy resistance

Iraqi Kurdish forces press assault on IS-held town, but face heavy resistance militants

Monday - 12/22/2014, 05:03pm EST

Belfast leaders near deal to save power-sharing

Northern Irish leaders near deal to save Catholic-Protestant government, face all-night talks

Monday - 12/22/2014, 04:57pm EST
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