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Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebels

Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebellion, as coal scandal ensnares top officials

Friday - 11/21/2014, 12:58am EST

Slain beauty queen, sister buried in Honduras

Slain Honduran beauty queen and sister laid to rest near hometown by grieving relatives

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 11:52pm EST

Egypt acquits doctor in female genital mutilation

Lawyer: Egyptian court acquits doctor in female genital mutilation that led to girl's death

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 10:52pm EST

US sends Guantanamo prisoners to Georgia, Slovakia

US releases 5 Guantanamo prisoners to Georgia and Slovakia, reducing prison total to 143

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 08:40pm EST

Romanian prosecutor is detained for questioning

Romanian official is detained on suspicion of abusing position in a land restitution case

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 07:20pm EST

Tunisia court doubles 2 policemen's rape sentences

Tunisian appeals court doubles the sentences of 2 policemen convicted of raping a woman

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 06:38pm EST

Founder of Brazil's largest retail chain dies

Founder of Brazil's largest home-appliance retailer dies at age 91

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 06:20pm EST

Swiss museum to decide future of Gurlitt art trove

Swiss museum, German officials to announce decision on future of collector Gurlitt's art trove

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 05:30pm EST

Iraq: Ballet school speaks to city's resilience

Iraq: Amid violence, religious extremism, Baghdad ballet school speaks to city's resilience

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 04:40pm EST

German court: e-cigarette liquids not medicines

German federal court rules that liquids in e-cigarettes are not medicinal, can be sold freely

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 03:28pm EST

3 men in UK court over beheading plot

3 men appear in London court over terrorism charges, alleged beheading plot

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 03:20pm EST

Mysterious sculpture recovered from River Seine

Mysterious stone sculpture is pulled from the River Seine beneath old bridge in Paris

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 03:10pm EST

Ford: Lower oil prices unlikely to slow green cars

Ford chairman says drop in oil prices not likely to hurt sales of fuel-efficient cars

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 02:37pm EST

Bahrain elections missing key Shiite players

Bahrain's first vote since Arab Spring unrest to proceed despite majority Shiite boycott

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 02:20pm EST

Food and face-lift scandals rock Lebanon

Lebanon's health minister takes aim at tainted food in restaurants and shady plastic surgeons

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 02:17pm EST

Modern, surrealist art auction aims to fetch $100M

Modern, surrealist art auction featuring Miro, Magritte expected to fetch $100 million in Feb.

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 02:14pm EST

UN: Deaths keep rising in Ukraine, now over 4,300

UN: Deaths keep rising in Ukraine despite cease-fire, now over 4,300; possible war crimes seen

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 02:12pm EST

Mutiny inside Yemen's special forces

Officials: Gunfire, mutiny inside Yemen's Special Forces headquarters in heart of the capital

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 02:10pm EST

Egypt arrests senior Muslim Brotherhood member

Egypt arrests Muslim Brotherhood's top negotiator; bomb, stun grenade in Cairo hurt 9 people

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 02:01pm EST

Iraq, Turkey vow to work together against IS group

Iraq, Turkey pledge closer security cooperation to counter IS, make peace over oil dispute

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 01:50pm EST
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