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World News

Fantasy writer Graham Joyce dies at 59

British fantasy writer Graham Joyce dies at 59 from complications of lymphoma cancer

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Ukraine pledges more autonomy to rebellious east

Ukraine leader promises to give rebellious eastern regions autonomy but not independence

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Lufthansa cancels 140 flights in pilots' strike

Lufthansa cancels 140 flights in latest pilots' strike; more than 15,000 passengers affected

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 11:26am EDT

Seychelles snail, thought extinct, found alive

Seychelles snail, believed extinct due to climate change, found 'alive and well,' says group

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 10:22am EDT

Philippines plans to give Muslims autonomous zone

Autonomy for peace: Philippine president submits bill that gives autonomy to Muslims

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 09:40am EDT

Image of Asia: Resting on the water in Indonesia

Image of Asia: Resting on the water in Indonesia's old port

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 09:10am EDT

Pistorius: How the verdict will be delivered

Oscar Pistorius murder trial: How judge will present verdict, what happens next

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 09:02am EDT

Merkel: Put new Russia sanctions into effect

Merkel: Germany favors going ahead with implementing new EU sanctions against Russia

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 08:52am EDT

Haiti prisons under scrutiny after mass breakout

Haiti prison outbreak forces security overhaul of overcrowded, chaotic system

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 08:49am EDT

Gaza war is over, but Jerusalem violence remains

Gaza war is over, but a wave of violence still rocks parts of Jerusalem

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 08:48am EDT

UN: China yet to deploy peacekeepers to S Sudan

UN: China yet to deploy up to 700 peacekeeping troops to violence-hit South Sudan

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 08:29am EDT

Pakistan airstrikes hit Taliban hideouts, kill 65

Pakistani airstrikes target Taliban stronghold near Afghan border, kill 65 militants

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 08:10am EDT

Extremist threat hangs over key Tunisia elections

Extremist threat hangs over Tunisia vote sealing democratic transition in Arab Spring's cradle

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 06:52am EDT

Tough road ahead for Iraq leader after govt formed

Tough road ahead for Iraqi leader after government formed; key Cabinet posts still unfilled

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 04:06am EDT

Wreckage scattered in Ukraine as inquiry released

Flight 17 wreckage still lies in Ukraine fields as Dutch report says it was hit in midair

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 04:00am EDT

Google seeks help defining 'Right to be Forgotten'

Google holds first Europe session help to define new 'Right to be Forgotten' for Europeans

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 03:26am EDT

Obama to seek arms, training for Syrian opposition

Obama to seek arms, training for Syrian opposition, undertake a broader strategy on militants

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 03:10am EDT

Bombing kills head, leaders of Syrian rebel group

Suicide bombing kills head of ultraconservative Islamic rebel group in Syria, other leaders

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 03:00am EDT

With surge in Liberia, Ebola case toll above 4,200

As Ebola cases surge, health workers are increasingly at risk of infection

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 01:30am EDT

Under militia power, Libya closer to failed state

Libya closer to failed state, with 2 rival governments, militias controlling capital

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 01:30am EDT
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