2:35 pm, December 21, 2014

World News

News Guide: Japan ruling party wins big

News Guide: Japan's ruling party wins big in lower house elections

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 05:14pm EST

Hamas stages military rally to mark anniversary

Hamas stages military rally, displays model of rocket, to mark anniversary of founding

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 04:12pm EST

Egypt briefly detains 3 over alleged sabotage talk

Egypt briefly detains 3, including 2 Egyptian-British nationals, over sabotage allegation

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 03:40pm EST

Egypt stock market loses $3B amid oil plunge

Egypt's stock index loses $3B as oil price plunge hits regional markets

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 03:30pm EST

Norway probes spy equipment found in central Oslo

Norwegian security probes eavesdropping, tracking devices hidden near government buildings

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 03:10pm EST

Crew in Korean Air nut rage says he was insulted

Korean Air flight attendant says he was insulted, shamed by executive in nut rage incident

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 03:10pm EST

Journalists, police are detained in Turkish raids

Turkish police detain journalists, officers in raids targeting moderate Islamic group

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 02:07pm EST

Pope: Enough gloom, try joy ahead of Christmas

Pope says there's no such thing as a gloomy saint, wants more joy ahead of Christmas

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 01:33pm EST

Official: 129 drown after boat sinks on Congo lake

Congo official: 129 drown after boat sinks on lake

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 12:50pm EST

Germany's most successful TV show comes to an end

Steamrollers and animal dung: Germany's most successful TV show airs for last time

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 12:02pm EST

Libya: Fighting closes largest oil export terminal

Libya's largest oil export terminal shut down due to militia fighting

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 10:50am EST

OPEC chief urges oil investment despite low prices

OPEC secretary-general calls for oilfield investment despite crude's slide

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 10:50am EST

US asks auction house to suspend Navajo, Hopi sale

US asks French auction house to suspend sale of Navajo, Hopi artifacts

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 10:50am EST

Deal salvaged at UN climate talks in Peru

'Watered-down' deal struck after marathon talks at UN climate talks

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 10:20am EST

South Sudan: War and misery continue a year later

South Sudan: War and misery 1 year later; group says ethnic revenge killings demand justice

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 08:40am EST

Nigerian troops win back cities from extremists

Nigerians win back towns from Islamic extremists; thousands of refugees trapped across borders

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 05:34am EST

Japan holds vote expected to back Abe's policies

Japan voters go to polls in parliamentary election expected to reaffirm ruling party majority

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 02:16am EST

20 dead, 88 missing in central Indonesia mudslide

Mudslide collapses hill in central Indonesia, killing at least 20 and leaving 88 missing

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 01:56am EST

Russia reaches out to Europe's far-right parties

Russia reaches out to Europe's far-right parties in campaign for wider influence in West

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 01:16am EST

Day of insurgent violence kills 19 in Afghanistan

Afghan insurgency leaves 19 killed in 3 attacks as violence spikes ahead of drawdown

Sunday - 12/14/2014, 12:48am EST
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