World News

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

Obama says cutting US off from West Africa isn't an option despite raging Ebola outbreak there

Sunday - 10/19/2014, 09:50am EDT

Effectiveness of Ebola travel ban questioned

Calls mount for an Ebola travel ban, but public health experts worry it could backfire

Sunday - 10/19/2014, 09:50am EDT

WHO faulted for Ebola failures as Obama taps czar

Report finds global agency missed chance to halt Ebola as Obama names leader of US response

Sunday - 10/19/2014, 09:46am EDT

Small fire damages historic clipper Cutty Sark

London firefighters put out blaze on historic clipper Cutty Sark, small part of ship damaged

Sunday - 10/19/2014, 08:40am EDT

Gunmen kill 8 laborers in southwest Pakistan

Gunmen kill 8 abducted poultry workers in insurgency-hit part of southwest Pakistan

Sunday - 10/19/2014, 07:20am EDT

Bermuda clears trees, power lines hit by Gonzalo

Bermuda clears trees, power lines downed by Hurricane Gonzalo; no deaths reported

Sunday - 10/19/2014, 06:14am EDT

Bishops scrap welcome to gays in sign of split

Catholic bishops scrap watered-down welcome to gays in document in sign of deep division

Sunday - 10/19/2014, 05:46am EDT

Cautious optimism over Nigeria's kidnapped girls

In home of Nigeria's abducted girls, cautious optimism greets news of cease-fire with captors

Sunday - 10/19/2014, 03:28am EDT

Endangered northern white rhino dies in Africa

Rare northern white rhino dies in Africa, further reducing the world's dwindling population

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Families of slain UK aid workers call for unity

Memorial held for slain British aid worker as families call for 'acts of unity' against terror

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Palestinian leader calls settlers "herd of cattle"

Palestinian leader calls crowds of Jewish visitors at Jerusalem holy site "herd of cattle"

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 03:15pm EDT

Rome mayor defiantly registers 16 gay marriages

Rome mayor defies Interior Ministry, registers 16 gay marriages amid thunderous applause

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 02:04pm EDT

Turkish prosecutors drop corruption probe

Turkish prosecutors drop corruption investigation that had rocked the government

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 01:40pm EDT

Yemen's rebels attack home of Islamist, 12 killed

Yemen's Shiite rebels attack home of Islamist politician south of Sanaa, clashes kill 12

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 01:12pm EDT

Lebanon pulled into war with Islamic State group

Beyond battlegrounds of Iraq and Syria, Lebanon gets pulled into war with Islamic State group

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 01:06pm EDT

Sudan could be arming S. Sudan rebels, says report

Sudan considers arming, training South Sudan rebels, leaked document says

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Polish official: alleged spies worked for Russia

Polish lawmaker: arrested espionage suspects worked for Russia's military intelligence

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Sweden underwater activity search continues

Neutral Sweden continues investigation after reports of 'foreign underwater activity'

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 12:28pm EDT

UN: We botched response to the Ebola outbreak

UN document admits WHO badly fumbled response to Ebola, says top officials unaware of severity

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 12:18pm EDT

Bono says he wears sunglasses due to glaucoma

U2 singer Bono says his ever-present sunglasses are due to glaucoma, not rock-star attitude

Saturday - 10/18/2014, 12:04pm EDT
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