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A look at dangers posed by the Islamic State group

A look at the Islamic State group and the threat it poses to the region and the world beyond

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 02:42am EDT

Pakistan: 910 militants killed since June

Pakistan says 910 militants, 82 soldiers killed in offensive launched in June

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 02:20am EDT

AP Analysis: Putin digs in for long Ukraine fight

AP Analysis: Unfazed by threats of more sanctions, Putin wants deal over Ukraine on his terms

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 02:16am EDT

US strike targets leader of Somali extremist group

US airstrikes may have killed leader of Somali extremist group al-Shabab; 6 militants dead

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 01:42am EDT

Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

Internet video purports to show beheading of US reporter Steven Sotloff by Islamic State group

Wednesday - 09/03/2014, 01:00am EDT

Seismic activity calms down near Iceland volcano

Fire fountains, huge steam plumes rise from Iceland lava eruption, seismic activity calms down

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 09:32pm EDT

Islamic fighters besiege Nigerian city: Senator

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 09:10pm EDT

Pakistan lawmakers back premier amid mass protests

In emergency session, Pakistan lawmakers back embattled premier amid anti-government protests

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 08:40pm EDT

Ebola takes big toll on already poor health care

Ebola's toll on health care in W. Africa hits hard, will be felt for years to come

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 05:20pm EDT

AP Interview: Iran says it disrupts nuclear plots

AP Interview: Iran says it disrupts plots by foreign spies to damage its nuclear program

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 03:14pm EDT

Saudi arrests 88 suspects in alleged al-Qaida cell

Saudi Arabia says it arrests 88 men suspected of being in al-Qaida cell plotting attacks

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 02:48pm EDT

After Gaza war, poll finds support for Hamas rises

After 50-day Gaza war with Israel, poll shows dramatic rise in Palestinian support for Hamas

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Syrian rebels issue demands for captive UN troops

Syrian rebels issue demands for release of captive UN peacekeepers

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Political skills above language for EU's Tusk

Donald Tusk's English may be imperfect but EU needs his political skills now during hard times

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 01:56pm EDT

Ukraine economy at risk, may need another bailout

IMF says Ukraine could need billions in additional aid if fighting persists

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 01:44pm EDT

Not Amused: Queen finds cell phone pics troubling

Amused? Not Really: Queen Elizabeth II misses her subjects amid cell phone picture obsession

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 01:08pm EDT

Tiny Estonia seeks strong support from Obama

Rattled by Ukraine crisis, tiny Estonia seeks powerful message from Obama

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 12:58pm EDT

Yemeni president dismisses Cabinet to ease tension

Yemeni president dismisses Cabinet in bid to end standoff with Shiite rebels

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Clashes between Islamists, rivals in Libya kill 31

Libyan official: Clashes between Islamists, rivals in Benghazi kill 31 fighters on both sides

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 11:38am EDT

Austrian police arrest suspected Mideast fighter

Austrian police arrest Chechen man suspected of having fought with Islamic extremists in Syria

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 11:30am EDT
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