4:56 pm, October 24, 2014

World News

'Foreign underwater activity' reported in Sweden

Sweden launches intelligence operation after reports of 'foreign underwater activity'

Friday - 10/17/2014, 01:37pm EDT

New Paris landmark: Giant sex toy or an Xmas tree?

Is it a giant sex toy or a big inflatable Christmas tree? Paris sculpture puzzles passers-by

Friday - 10/17/2014, 01:37pm EDT

Trial opens to judge ex-Khmer Rouge on genocide

First trial to judge ex-Khmer Rouge on genocide charges aims to show brutal rule led to deaths

Friday - 10/17/2014, 01:22pm EDT

Africa stems Ebola via border closings, luck

Africa largely stems Ebola via border closings, monitoring and luck

Friday - 10/17/2014, 10:07am EDT

Thai soaps trigger outcry over romanticizing rape

Rape and romance: Thailand soap operas' long-successful mix draws fire after real-life crimes

Friday - 10/17/2014, 09:56am EDT

Indonesia's president elect meets rival

Indonesia's president elected meets with defeated candidate, easing political tensions

Friday - 10/17/2014, 07:10am EDT

Hong Kong police clear smaller protest zone

Hong Kong police swoop in to clear smaller, offshoot pro-democracy protest zone in dawn raid

Friday - 10/17/2014, 06:22am EDT

UN: Ebola death toll rising to 4,500 this week

UN says Ebola death toll rises to 4,500; 3 African nations where outbreak still out of control

Friday - 10/17/2014, 03:56am EDT

Putin keeps Merkel waiting in Milan

Putin arrives late to summit, keeps Merkel waiting for meeting on Ukraine

Friday - 10/17/2014, 03:50am EDT

Syrian Kurdish official calls for arms for Kobani

Syrian Kurdish official appeals for weapons for Kobani fighters; says airstrikes not enough

Friday - 10/17/2014, 02:36am EDT

Cambodian tribunal opens 1st genocide case

Cambodia tribunal opens 1st genocide case against aging Khmer Rouge leaders

Friday - 10/17/2014, 02:20am EDT

Attacks in Baghdad kill at least 50 people

Series of attacks in Iraqi capital kill at least 50 people, wound dozens

Friday - 10/17/2014, 02:10am EDT

Man charged with planning Australian terror attack

Defendant accused of supporting IS faces new charge of planning terrorist attack in Australia

Friday - 10/17/2014, 01:20am EDT

Egypt's foray into Libya underlines its concerns

Egypt's military involvement in Libya reflects its own security concerns

Friday - 10/17/2014, 01:20am EDT

Image of Asia: Walking apples and a phone in China

Image of Asia: Walking with apples and a phone in Beijing

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 11:38pm EDT

Vatican alters draft report translation about gays

Vatican waters down translation of gay welcome after English-speaking bishops complain

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 11:14pm EDT

Ebola comes to last safe district in Sierra Leone

Untouched district in Sierra Leone now has 2 Ebola cases, dead to be cremated

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 06:20pm EDT

Exhibition probes the mystery of Sherlock Holmes

Detectives and the city: London exhibition puts Sherlock Holmes under the magnifying glass

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 06:04pm EDT

AP NewsBreak: Iran looks at compromise nuke offer

AP NewsBreak: Diplomats say Iran considering compromise US proposal on larger nuke program

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 05:08pm EDT
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