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World News

WHO: Recorded Ebola deaths top 7,000

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

Updated 00 minutes, 16 seconds ago

US sends 4 Afghans back home from Guantanamo

US sends 4 Afghans home from Guantanamo; move seen as sign of confidence in new Afghan leader

Updated 00 minutes, 13 seconds ago

Burying the dead after Pakistan's school massacre

Even the gravedigger wept: Burying the smallest of the dead in Peshawar's school massacre

Updated 01 minutes, 44 seconds ago

Afghan leader's two-man government raises concerns

Afghan president has yet to name Cabinet after 3 months, missing promised deadlines

Updated 01 minutes, 46 seconds ago

Kidnapped Mozambican businessman released

Mozambican businessman, who was abducted last month, is released, authorities say

Updated 00 minutes, 14 seconds ago

Human rights in spotlight after US-Cuba deal

US-Cuba deal to restore ties puts spotlight on island's human rights record

Updated 01 minutes, 57 seconds ago

Kurds advance against IS group in Syria's Kobani

Kurdish fighters advance against IS group in northern Syrian town of Kobani, activists say

Updated 00 minutes, 16 seconds ago

Liberia holds Senate vote amid Ebola fears

Liberia holds Senate vote amid concern over the spread of Ebola

Updated 00 minutes, 17 seconds ago

Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless

Russia dismisses new US sanctions as useless, declares historic rights to Crimea

Updated 00 minutes, 17 seconds ago

No word yet from Fidel amid historic US-Cuba shift

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro silent amid historic thaw in Cuba-US relations

Updated 02 minutes, 06 seconds ago

European court rules obesity can be a disability

European court rules obesity can be a disability; decision could have vast implications

Updated 02 minutes, 10 seconds ago

Christmas 1914: The day even WWI showed humanity

Christmas Truce: Suddenly, day of peace, friendship amid WWI horrors _ 'Marvelous, isn't it?'

Updated 20 minutes, 00 seconds ago

Iraq's Shiite fighters desert over shortages

Iraqi Shiites battling IS group appeal for aid as shortages force desertions

Updated 21 minutes, 57 seconds ago

Security flaws allow global cellular eavesdropping

German researchers say security flaws allow worldwide eavesdropping of cellphone traffic

Updated 26 minutes, 20 seconds ago

AP Interview: Coelho says Sony hack threatens all

AP Interview: Coelho says Sony hack threatens us all if society lives in fear

Updated 27 minutes, 56 seconds ago

Key Profumo scandal figure Mandy Rice-Davies dies

Mandy Rice-Davies, key figure in Cold War scandal that rocked British politics, dies at 70

Updated 28 minutes, 12 seconds ago

US drone strike in Pakistan kills 5 militants

US drone strike in northwestern tribal area kills 5 militants, Pakistan officials say

Updated 58 minutes, 59 seconds ago

Falling oil prices worry Algeria

Falling oil prices force Algeria to confront heavy spending and subsidies

Updated 1 hours, 02 minutes ago

Extremists in Nigeria lining up elderly and shooting them

Islamic extremists in northeast Nigeria targeting elderly; lining them up and shooting them

Updated 1 hours, 37 minutes ago

UN chief visits Ebola-ravaged West African nations

UN chief Ban Ki-moon visits W. African countries hardest hit by Ebola, pledges ongoing help

Saturday - 12/20/2014, 06:28am EST

Denmark claims North Pole via Greenland ridge link

Denmark claims North Pole through Arctic underwater ridge link from Greenland

Monday - 12/15/2014, 06:30am EST
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