9:37 am, October 1, 2014

World News

Kurds claim advances in Iraq as Britain joins fray

Kurds claim advances in fighting with extremists in Iraq as Britain carries out first strikes

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 03:38am EDT

No images of Hong Kong protests in China's media

Protests get nonstop coverage in Hong Kong, but not a single image in China's state media

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 02:57am EDT

Luck, instinct determined fates of volcano hikers

Survivors' tales show luck, split-second decisions determined fates of hikers on Japan volcano

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 02:48am EDT

News Guide: Ash and gases halt search on volcano

News Guide: Ash, toxic gases halt recovery of victims on darkened slopes of Japanese volcano

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:52am EDT

Government confirms first case of Ebola in US

First case of Ebola diagnosed in US confirmed by government; patient arrived from Liberia

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:48am EDT

Mexico announces homicide charges in army killings

Mexico prosecutor: homicide charges for 3 soldiers in army killing of 22 gang suspects

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:34am EDT

Hostage tale suggests IS wary of upsetting Turkey

Truck drivers' account of captivity suggests Islamic State is wary of upsetting Turkey

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 01:12am EDT

Afghanistan, US sign long-awaited security pact

Afghanistan, sign security pact with US to allow US forces in country past end of year

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 11:50pm EDT

Luhrmann, Gisele hit Chanel's Parisian boulevard

Luhrmann, Gisele hit Chanel's Parisian boulevard, as Lagerfeld gets political

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 10:20pm EDT

Ebola clinics fill up as Liberia awaits aid

As world leaders pledge aid, delays mean Ebola clinics must turn sick away

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 06:22pm EDT

Israel, Palestinians part ways in dueling speeches

In dueling UN speeches Israel, Palestinians outline unilateral moves unlikely to succeed

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 06:12pm EDT

Iranian filmmakers call for nuclear deal

Prominent Iranian movie directors launch campaign calling for nuclear deal

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 05:28pm EDT

At 69, satirist keeps South Africa laughing

South Africa satirist Pieter-Dirk Uys, who poked fun at apartheid, targets today's leaders

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 04:26pm EDT

Gaza lions sent to Jordan after war damages zoo

Gaza lions en route to Jordan via Israel after zoo damaged in war

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Lawmaker: Italian spy agency paid Mafia bosses

Long-secret document reveals Italian intelligence service paid jailed Mafia bosses for info

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 04:09pm EDT

Wife of Islamic State hostage asks for his release

Wife of British man held by Islamic State militants makes televised appeal for his release

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:40pm EDT

US-led airstrikes hit Islamic State near Turkey

US-led airstrikes target Islamic State group outside Kurdish town near border with Turkey

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:23pm EDT

Algeria identifies some kidnappers of French hiker

Algeria identifies some kidnappers of French hiker later beheaded by Islamic militants

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Iraqi Arabs claim persecution by Kurds

Arab Iraqis say Kurdish soldiers created difficult situation for displaced people in Kirkuk

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:20pm EDT

Guinea-Bissau leader pardons accused in coup try

Guinea-Bissau's news president pardons soldiers accused in failed 2012 coup attempt

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 03:10pm EDT
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