11:28 pm, February 28, 2015

World News

A look at Syria's Aleppo and the UN truce plan for the city

A look at the Syrian city of Aleppo and the UN proposal for a 'freeze' in hostilities there

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 04:24am EST

Embattled Debaltseve falls to Ukraine rebels; troops retreat

Strategic rail hub of Debaltseve falls, president calls the defense a 'success'

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 03:42am EST

Despite ban, fox hunts still thrive, and divide, in Britain

Fox hunts thrive in Britain a decade after ban, but class-tinged controversy won't go away

Thursday - 02/19/2015, 12:40am EST

Health groups say AIDS No. 1 killer of adolescents in Africa

International health groups say AIDS No. 1 killer of adolescents in Africa and 2nd globally

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 08:44pm EST

Clarification: AF-Somalia-US story

Clarification: AF-Somalia-US story

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 05:28pm EST

Migrants scattered by Morocco's new immigration policy

Morocco's new immigration policy extends hand to some, condemns others to life far from dreams

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 04:30pm EST

Poland to pay $262,000 to inmates held at secret CIA prison

Poland to pay $262,000 to secret CIA prison inmates after European court rejects appeal

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 04:00pm EST

Liberia schools reopen after 6-month Ebola closure

Liberia schools reopen after 6-month Ebola closure, latest sign of normal life returning

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 03:26pm EST

Apples modified to resist browning receive federal approval

Apples modified to resist browning get federal OK; first ones may be available in late 2016

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 02:30pm EST

Conservative law professor voted new Greek president

Conservative law professor Prokopis Pavlopoulos voted new Greek president

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 02:22pm EST

Boko Haram threatens to violently disrupt Nigerian elections

Boko Haram renews threat that it will violently disrupt Nigeria's March elections

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 02:10pm EST

Moldova approves pro-European gov't amid uncertainty

Moldova's parliament approves pro-European gov't, as currency slumps 25 percent this week

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 01:40pm EST

US-led coalition against Islamic State meets in Saudi Arabia

Military chiefs from US-led coalition fighting IS group hold strategy meeting in Saudi Arabia

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 01:30pm EST

British aid worker killed in South Sudan capital

British aid worker for Carter Center killed in South Sudan capital

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 01:00pm EST

Swedish Radio apologizes for question about anti-Semitism

Swedish Radio apologizes for asking Israeli envoy whether Jews share blame for anti-Semitism

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 01:00pm EST

Protesters march near university of murdered Turkish woman

Demonstrators protest violence against women near university of murdered student

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 12:40pm EST

Attack on Shiite mosque in Pakistani capital kills 3

Attack on Shiite mosque in Pakistan's capital kills 3, officials say

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 12:32pm EST

Gay Catholics get Vatican welcome, but no papal shout-out

Gay Catholics get Vatican welcome with VIP seats at pope's audience, but no papal shout-out

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 12:23pm EST

German archdiocese of Cologne reveals $3.8 billion fortune

Archdiocese of Cologne, Germany's richest, publishes accounts revealing $3.8 billion fortune

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 12:00pm EST

Potholes, blackouts confront Madagascar's president

Potholes, blackouts are problems that confront Madagascar's president after 1 year in office

Wednesday - 02/18/2015, 11:56am EST
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