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Cautious optimism over Nigeria's kidnapped girls

October 18, 2014

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — There's no dancing in the streets, but people in the hometown of more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls are cautiously optimistic about news of a cease-fire with the... more »»

More bodies spotted on Nepal trekking trail

October 18, 2014

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A rescue helicopter spotted nine more bodies Saturday on a trekking trail in northern Nepal, bringing the death toll to 38 from this week's series of snow storms and... more »»

Lebanon pulled into war with Islamic State group

October 18, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — With all eyes on the Islamic State group's onslaught in Iraq and Syria, a less conspicuous but potentially just as explosive front line with the extremists is emerging in Lebanon,... more »»

Effectiveness of Ebola travel ban questioned

October 18, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — A ban on travel from West Africa might seem like a simple and smart response to the frightening Ebola outbreak there. more »»

Obama: US can't cut itself off from West Africa

October 18, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama urged Americans on Saturday not to succumb to hysteria about Ebola, even as he warned that addressing the deadly virus would require citizens, government... more »»

German train drivers launch 2-day strike

October 18, 2014

BERLIN (AP) — Train drivers at Germany's national railway have started a two-day strike after their union rejected a new pay offer in a bitter dispute complicated by rivalry between unions. more »»

US military sees long haul ahead for war with IS

October 18, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ten weeks into its war against Islamic State extremists, the Pentagon is settling in for the long haul, short on big early successes but still banking on enlisting Syrians and... more »»

Turkish prosecutors drop corruption probe

October 18, 2014

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run agency says prosecutors have dropped a corruption investigation that forced three ministers to resign and rocked the Turkish government earlier in the year. more »»

In Hong Kong, no endgame for chaotic protests

October 18, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Three weeks ago, students at a rally stormed a fenced-off courtyard outside Hong Kong's government headquarters, triggering unprecedented mass protests for greater democracy in... more »»

Container ship towed away from Canadian coast

October 18, 2014

PRINCE RUPERT, British Columbia (AP) — Canadian coast guard officials secured a towline to a Russian container ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel as it drifted without power in rough seas off... more »»

Power out, trees fall as hurricane crosses Bermuda

October 18, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — Hurricane Gonzalo crushed trees, flattened power lines and damaged Bermuda's main hospital during an hours-long battering that was the second pummeling of the tiny Britis... more »»

S. Korea concert planner found dead after 16 die

October 18, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A South Korean man involved in planning an outdoor pop concert where 16 people were killed after falling through a ventilation grate was found dead Saturday in an... more »»

Indonesia's new president faces tough early tests

October 18, 2014

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Rebooting a slowing economy in a nation of 250 million where inequality is rising, a looming decision on raising fuel prices and vulnerability to any U.S. more »»

News Guide: A look at latest Ebola developments

October 18, 2014

President Barack Obama turned to a trusted adviser to lead the nation's Ebola response as public-health officials expanded their containment efforts to include a cruise ship at sea and multiple... more »»

US monitors health care worker aboard cruise ship

October 18, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — A cruise ship with a Dallas health care worker aboard who is being monitored for signs of Ebola did not receive clearance to dock in Cozumel, Mexico, a day after Belize refused... more »»

Container ship adrift off British Columbia coast

October 18, 2014

OLD MASSETT, British Columbia (AP) — A Russian container ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel was drifting without power in rough seas off British Columbia's pristine, northern coast Friday,... more »»

Syrian Kurdish fighter's long battle in Syrian war

October 18, 2014

SURUC, Turkey (AP) — At the age of 22, Delkhwaz Sheikh Ahmad has become a battle-hardened father of two, fighting against an ever increasing array of groups embroiled in Syria's multi-faceted... more »»

Center of Hurricane Gonzalo moves over Bermuda

October 18, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The eye of Hurricane Gonzalo crossed over part of this tiny British territory Friday night, pounding Bermuda with fierce wind and heavy surf as a Category 2 storm that... more »»

16 dead in accident at South Korean concert

October 18, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Sixteen people watching an outdoor pop concert in South Korea fell 20 meters (60 feet) to their deaths Friday when a ventilation grate they were standing on collapsed,... more »»

Center of Hurricane Gonzalo moves onto Bermuda

October 18, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The eye of Hurricane Gonzalo moved over this British territory Friday night, pounding Bermuda with fierce wind and heavy surf as a powerful Category 2 storm that could... more »»

 
 
 

 

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