9:05 pm, September 2, 2014

World News

Jihadis capture major Syrian air base in northeast

Islamic extremists capture Syrian air base, eliminating Assad presence in northeast province

Monday - 08/25/2014, 02:10am EDT

Iran says it downs Israeli drone near nuclear site

Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards says it shoots down Israeli drone near nuclear site

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:20am EDT

De Rothschild, grande dame of wine, dies at 80

Philippine de Rothschild, ex-actress who became grande dame of Bordeaux wine, dies at 80

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:00am EDT

Cliff Richard rejects sexual assault allegation

UK pop star Cliff Richard questioned by police, says sex crime allegation 'completely false'

Monday - 08/25/2014, 01:00am EDT

Pakistan's largest city thirsts for a water supply

In Pakistan's largest city, both poor and rich thirst for clean water in growing supply crisis

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 03:36pm EDT

Ambassador: UK close to Identifying Foley killer

UK ambassador to US: Investigators close to identifying militant in James Foley killing video

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 02:58pm EDT

Iran says Iraq able to fight militants alone

Iranian foreign minister says sees no need for presence inside Iraq to help fight militants

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 11:19am EDT

18 bodies found as Italy rescues 3,500 migrants

18 bodies found as Italy rescues 3,500 migrants from Mediterranean, demands EU action again

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 11:00am EDT

UK appoints security envoy to Iraqi Kurdistan

UK appoints security envoy to Iraqi Kurdistan as part of fight against Islamic State militants

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:40am EDT

China defends intercepting US Navy plane

China says intercept of US spy plane was professional, urges end to close-in reconnaissance

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:40am EDT

Nigeria says 35 policemen missing after attack

Nigeria searches for 35 missing policemen after attack on police station in northeast

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:30am EDT

Germany: no Iraq combat troops or weapons to PKK

Germany's Merkel rules out sending combat troops to Iraq and giving weapons to Kurdish PKK

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:26am EDT

Qatar denies funding extremist Islamic State group

Qatar denies funding Islamic State group, calls for collective action in Iraq and Syria

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 09:34am EDT

Protesters against brown coal form human chain

Thousands join human chain across the German-Polish border to protest brown coal mining

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 09:10am EDT

Neanderthals and humans had 'ample time' to mix

New carbon dating suggests Neanderthals had 'ample time' to mix with modern humans

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 09:10am EDT

Niger: Minister held in baby-trafficking scandal

Niger minister arrested in scandal involving babies trafficked from Nigeria

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 08:49am EDT

Bombings kill 42 in Iraq after Sunni mosque attack

Bombings in Baghdad, northern city of Kirkuk kill 42 as government probes Sunni mosque attack

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 08:36am EDT

Sierra Leone makes hiding Ebola patients illegal

New Sierra Leone law makes it illegal to hide Ebola patients

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 07:54am EDT

Iran unveils new short-range missiles, drones

Iran unveils new missiles, drones as Rouhani says goal is deterrence, defense

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 05:50am EDT

Airlines on alert as eruption begins in Iceland

Iceland raises aviation alert to red as subglacial volcanic eruption begins at Bardarbunga

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 05:04am EDT
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