World News

France awaits new government as Hollande struggles

New French prime minister takes office as unpopular Hollande struggles to turn around economy

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 03:16pm EDT

UK's Cameron orders probe of Muslim Brotherhood

Prime Minister David Cameron orders investigation into Muslim Brotherhood activities in UK

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 03:12pm EDT

Man threatens Lufthansa crew with razor blade

Lufthansa plane diverted after passenger threatens flight crew with razor blade

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 02:01pm EDT

Turkish court backs Twitter but site still blocked

Despite second Turkish court ruling in favor of Twitter, access remains blocked

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 02:00pm EDT

Afghans line up for last-minute voter registration

Afghans line up for last-minute voter registration as election interest high despite violence

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:04pm EDT

Romania: US wants more troops at Black Sea base

Romanian president says US has asked to increase troops, aircraft at Black Sea base

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 12:58pm EDT

Iraqi army battles militants in deadly Anbar siege

Iraqi army battles militants, sees no quick end to deadly Anbar siege

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 12:26pm EDT

Senegal closes border with Guinea over Ebola fears

Senegal closes land border with Guinea, citing concern over deadly Ebola outbreak

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Israel: Vandals spray hate graffiti on monastery

Israel: Vandals spray hate graffiti, slogans against Israeli-Palestinian talks on monastery

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 11:59am EDT

Israel minister: Pollard opposes release for talks

Israeli Cabinet minister says spy Pollard against his own release as incentive for peace talks

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 11:55am EDT

SKorea sex change doc: I correct 'God's mistakes'

Leading sex change surgeon in conservative South Korea says he's correcting 'God's mistakes'

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 11:36am EDT

Yemen clashes kill 3 troops, 2 al-Qaida militants

Officials: Clashes in western Yemen kill 3 soldiers, 2 al-Qaida militants

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 09:58am EDT

US, Russia offer differing solutions on Ukraine

US, Russia offer differing solutions on Ukraine; remain deeply at odds after talks

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 09:28am EDT

2 freed of gay charges in Nigerian Shariah court

2 acquitted of gay charges in Nigerian Shariah court; 5 accused still to be tried

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 09:18am EDT

Tunisian police convicted in woman's rape

Tunisian police convicted of rape in tumultuous case that drew protests

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 08:54am EDT

Aid groups see dire crisis for Rohingya in Myanmar

Aid agencies warn of dire situation in Myanmar's Rakhine state; pessimistic about their return

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 08:20am EDT

Japan lets first evacuees live in nuke no-go zone

Japan allows first residents to return to live in sliver of no-go zone around Fukushima plant

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 07:30am EDT

Japan OKs easing of military-related exports

Japan eases ban on arms-related exports to bolster national security

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 05:56am EDT

UN science report: Warming worsens security woes

Warmer temperatures can lead warmer tempers, worsening global security, UN report to say

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 05:18am EDT

Lebanon army tries to halt Syria-related clashes

Lebanon army steps up operations in northern city of Tripoli to halt Syria-related clashes

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 04:54am EDT
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