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Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine's war

Deep in the mine, months without pay: Coal miners struggle amid the war in eastern Ukraine

Updated 49 minutes, 28 seconds ago

Africans worst responders in Ebola crisis

Africans shun the E-word, worst responders as Ebola poses biggest continental threat in years

Updated 49 minutes, 36 seconds ago

Israel presents maritime version of 'Iron Dome'

Israel unveils maritime version of Iron Dome system that blocked 100s of rockets in Gaza war

Updated 49 minutes, 52 seconds ago

Plans for Antarctic marine reserve falter again

Plans for giant Antarctic marine reserve falter for 4th time as consensus proves elusive

Updated 50 minutes, 25 seconds ago

Protests push Burkina Faso president from power

Violent protests push longtime Burkina Faso president from power; army general takes over

Updated 51 minutes, 48 seconds ago

Kurdish official blames Turkey for peshmerga delay

Senior Kurdish official blames Turkey for delay in deployment of peshmerga fighters to Kobani

Updated 52 minutes, 08 seconds ago

Liberia opens 1 of largest Ebola treatment centers

Liberia opens large Ebola center; president recalls those who died without getting help

Updated 52 minutes, 25 seconds ago

Gentiloni named new foreign minister of Italy

Italy's premier names longtime center-left lawmaker Gentiloni as new foreign minister

Updated 52 minutes, 38 seconds ago

Mexico police questioned in killing of 3 Americans

Mexico police questioned in kidnap, killing of 3 US citizens near the border

Updated 52 minutes, 39 seconds ago

Syria's Alawites pay heavy price as they bury sons

Syria's Alawites pay heavy price for war as they bury their sons, Assad's soldiers

Updated 52 minutes, 49 seconds ago

Kristin Scott Thomas to play UK queen onstage

Move over, Helen Mirren: Kristin Scott Thomas to play Queen Elizabeth II in 'The Audience'

Updated 56 minutes, 04 seconds ago

After Fukushima, Japan gets green boom _ and glut

Fukushima sets off green boom and glut as utilities choke on cost, hope for return of nuclear

Updated 58 minutes, 21 seconds ago

Rocket explosion setback for commercial space

Rocket explosion in Virginia setback for commercial cargo flights after string of successes

Updated 58 minutes, 23 seconds ago

Head of UK sex-abuse inquiry quits

Head of UK inquiry into claims of child-abuse cover-up quits over social links to politician

Updated 06 minutes, 12 seconds ago

Italy phases out sea rescues to save migrants

Italy insists lives won't be lost as it phases out costly sea rescue operation; EU now to help

Updated 09 minutes, 13 seconds ago

Russia: Natural gas will flow after Ukraine pays

Russia: Natural gas supplies to Ukraine will resume after Ukraine makes 1st payment next week

Updated 29 minutes, 30 seconds ago

Fire causes evacuation of French state radio

Fire causes evacuation of French state radio, interrupting broadcasts

Updated 35 minutes, 58 seconds ago

Fearing uprising, Iraq militants hunt ex-police

Islamic State group kills dozens of former Iraqi police, trying to eliminate threat to rule

Updated 1 hours, 09 minutes ago

South Africa: Suspect arrested in soccer killing

South African officials say suspect charged with murdering soccer team captain

Updated 1 hours, 23 minutes ago

New search planned for grave of Spanish poet Lorca

Experts to probe land close to where executed Spanish poet Lorca is believed to be buried

Updated 1 hours, 37 minutes ago
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