World News

India successfully puts spacecraft in Mars' orbit

India successfully puts spacecraft into Martian orbit in major boost to its space program

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 01:54am EDT

Yemeni Shiite rebel leader vows to fight al-Qaida

After sweeping the capital, leader of Yemen's Shiite rebels vows to hunt al-Qaida

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 01:50am EDT

Obama urges world to follow US lead on climate

Obama urges other nations to join US in wide-ranging effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 12:58am EDT

Sierra Leone: 130 Ebola cases found in lockdown

Sierra Leone finds 130 confirmed cases of Ebola during lockdown, considering another shutdown

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 11:00pm EDT

Syrian refugees in Turkey reach 150,000

Refugees escaping IS onslaught in Syria say besieged border city has become a ghost town

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 07:46pm EDT

Arab states single out Israel at IAEA

Arab states circulate resolution expressing concern about Israel's 'nuclear capabilities'

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 06:10pm EDT

EU increases Syria refugee aid by $280 million

EU increases aid for Syrian refugees by $280 million

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Assad backs all efforts to fight terrorism

Syrian president vows to keep fighting jihadis, says he backs all efforts to fight terrorism

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 05:56pm EDT

New jihad appeal makes policing even harder

New headache for governments as extremists call on all Muslims to wage jihad at home

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 05:52pm EDT

Main developments in fight against extremist group

Main developments in fight against Islamic State group

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 04:36pm EDT

Countries pledge to end forest loss; Brazil balks

More than 30 countries pledge to end forest loss by 2030, without key player Brazil

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 04:16pm EDT

Algerian troops search for kidnapped Frenchman

Algerian troops search for Frenchman kidnapped by former al-Qaida commander

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 03:58pm EDT

Sculpture of end-of-WWII kiss lands in Normandy

Normandy landing for sculpture honoring celebratory kiss on Times Square at end of WWII

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 03:32pm EDT

Hamas suspects in slaying of Israeli teens killed

Israeli forces kill 2 Hamas men suspected in abduction and slaying of Israeli teens

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 03:12pm EDT

Spanish judge indicts 9 persons for cyber fraud

Spanish judge indicts 9 persons on suspicion of being linked to massive cyber theft, fraud

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Islamic militants parade captured Iraqi soldiers

Residents say Islamic State group parades captured Iraqi soldiers taken to militant stronghold

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

Iran leader: Strikes in Syria illegal, no gov't OK

Iran's President Rouhani: Airstrikes in Syria illegal, not OK'd by Assad government

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Ukraine: Cease-fire being upheld on both sides

Ukraine: Cease-fire being upheld on both sides; rebels say they're withdrawing heavy artillery

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 02:30pm EDT

South Africa makes nuclear deal with Russia

South Africa says it will get up to 8 nuclear reactors under deal signed with Russia

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 02:20pm EDT

UN: More than 3,500 killed in Ukraine conflict

UN says more than 3,500 killed in conflict in eastern Ukraine, including plane victims

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 02:06pm EDT
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