World News

Estonia to resettle 1 Guantanamo Bay detainee

Estonia agrees to resettle 1 Guantanamo Bay detainee at US request; timing of transfer unclear

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 01:30pm EDT

Bahrain human rights activist charged

Bahrain human rights activist formally charged with insulting security forces on Twitter

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 01:30pm EDT

Ukraine adopts law to purge government officials

Ukraine adopts law to purge government of officials linked to previous president's rule

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Prosecutors: 1 MH17 passenger had oxygen mask on

Dutch prosecutors: 1 passenger on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was wearing oxygen mask

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 12:09pm EDT

Indian man pedals cycle rickshaw to Himalayan pass

Indian man pedals bicycle rickshaw from seaside Kolkata to Himalayan pass

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 10:50am EDT

Australian opera company bans 'Carmen' for smoking

Australian opera company bans 'Carmen' over smoking scenes as part of sponsorship deal

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 10:08am EDT

German recession threat as exports plunge

Drumbeat of weak economic data continues for Germany, as exports plunge raises recession risk

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 09:52am EDT

Anti-Islam lawmaker investigated for hate speech

Dutch anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders under investigation for hate speech

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 06:30am EDT

Protesters jam road demanding Mexico find students

Thousands block major highway in Mexico for protest demanding government find missing students

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 06:30am EDT

Italy's Renzi survives confidence vote on reforms

Italian Premier Renzi's government survives confidence vote on labor votes in raucous debate

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 06:22am EDT

U.Va. to broadcast U.S-China town hall event

University of Virginia to participate in broadcast of town hall meeting on US-China relations

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 06:08am EDT

WHO: Spain's Ebola case won't be last in Europe

Spanish nursing assistant won't be last to catch Ebola in Europe but experts not worried

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 04:46am EDT

Islamic State group downs another Iraqi helicopter

Islamic State group downs Iraqi military helicopter near refinery town, killing 2 pilots

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 04:36am EDT

On campus in Egypt, a heavy security clampdown

With universities restarting, Egypt clamps down on campuses to prevent protests

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 04:36am EDT

US, allies chafing at Turkish inaction on Syria

Turkish inaction on Syria frustrating US and coalition allies, fueling tensions with Kurds

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 04:20am EDT

US Ebola patient dies; airport screening expanded

Ebola patient dies in Dallas; US announces closer screening of Africa travelers at airports

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 03:00am EDT

Spain euthanizes pet dog of Ebola-infected woman

Spain euthanizes pet dog of Ebola-infected woman despite viral online campaign to save it

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 12:20am EDT

More Ebola screening to begin at five US airports

US orders fever screening of passengers from West Africa arriving at 5 US airports

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 10:48pm EDT

Image of Asia: Olive ridley turtles head into sea

Image of Asia: Olive ridley turtles released into the ocean

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 10:44pm EDT

Vienna Philharmonic receives Birgit Nilsson Prize

Vienna Philharmonic receives the $1 million Birgit Nilsson Prize

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 05:23pm EDT
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