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Iraqi parliament breaks deadlock to elect speaker

Iraqi lawmakers break deadlock, elect new parliament speaker in 1st step toward new government

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 08:56pm EDT

Pistorius gets into nightclub argument

Who started it? Pistorius gets into dispute at nightclub as lawyers ready final arguments

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 05:32pm EDT

Local travelers rethink trips to Israel

Families with children on trips to Israel are debating whether to bring their traveler home and airlines are dropping change fees as the violence continues in the Gaza Strip.

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 05:23pm EDT

Taking to the sky: Airshow ready for take off

Planes, fighters jets, and drones: Farnborough Airshow to showcase industry's best and latest

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 04:36pm EDT

Science meets ceremony in UK's royal swan count

Census meets pomp and ceremony as a UK flotilla counts Queen Elizabeth II's many swans

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 04:16pm EDT

Pope seeks protection of young US-bound migrants

Pope calls for 'urgent measures' to protect minors traveling alone from Central America to US

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 04:11pm EDT

Scars show as Gaza's children endure third war

Gaza's children scarred as they live through third war in just over 5 years

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 03:03pm EDT

UK pound near 6-year high after inflation spike

Pressure mounts on Bank of England to raise rates as inflation shows unexpectedly big rise

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 02:32pm EDT

TV channel vows to stay in Hungary despite ad tax

Private broadcaster vows to stay in Hungary despite being targeted with high ad tax

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Missing girls' parents won't see Nigerian leader

Parents of schoolgirls abducted by extremists refuse to meet Nigeria's president

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer on WTOP

On Tuesday, July 15, Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer sat down with WTOP anchors Debbie Feinstein and Bruce Alan.

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Kenya postelection violence victims seek justice

Rights group says victims of Kenya's 2007-08 violence have been denied justice, reparation

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 12:09pm EDT

Key demands, issues in Israel-Gaza cease-fire

A look at the key demands from each side in proposed Israel-Gaza cease-fire

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 12:06pm EDT

Argentina's gutsy World Cup team is welcomed home

Argentina's team gets warn welcome after gutsy performance at the World Cup final

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 11:36am EDT

Blatter: FIFA must do more against racism

Blatter says FIFA must do better fighting racism incidents at next World Cup in Russia

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 11:24am EDT

UK PM promotes women, new faces in cabinet shakeup

More women, wary of Europe: British leader shakes up government a year before a vote

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 11:17am EDT

Hundreds arrested in Somalia security sweep

More than 200 suspects arrested in security sweep to stop militant attacks in Somali capital

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 10:41am EDT

Pakistan launches ground offensive in 2nd key town

Pakistan army launches ground offensive in 2nd key militant stronghold near Afghan border

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 09:57am EDT

Juncker elected as new EU Commission President

Luxembourg's Juncker elected to lead EU's executive commission starting in November

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 09:50am EDT

UK regulator imposes caps on payday loans

UK's financial regulator imposes caps on payday loans to tighten control of industry

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 09:21am EDT
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