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Militants threaten ancient sites in Iraq, Syria

Millennia-old archaeological sites in Iraq and Syria face looting, destruction under militants

Friday - 09/19/2014, 08:04am EDT

New Zealand's election-day gag: no public politics

New Zealand's election-day gag bans politics on the Internet, TV, even in song

Friday - 09/19/2014, 06:16am EDT

Sierra Leone to shut down for 3 days to slow Ebola

As Ebola outbreak accelerates, Sierra Leone hopes to slow infections down with 3-day shutdown

Friday - 09/19/2014, 04:56am EDT

UK leader pledges to honor promises to Scotland

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has pledged to honor promise made to Scotland ahead of vote

Friday - 09/19/2014, 03:40am EDT

French president quizzed over domestic failures

French president stakes out more forceful international role even as domestic troubles mount

Friday - 09/19/2014, 03:22am EDT

Militant gains illustrate plight of Syrian Kurds

Militants capture Kurdish areas in Syria in setback that illustrates plight of Syrian Kurds

Friday - 09/19/2014, 03:14am EDT

Thai military ruler apologizes for bikini comment

Thai military ruler apologizes for suggesting bikini-clad tourists unsafe after killings

Friday - 09/19/2014, 02:52am EDT

Roadside bombs kills 5 UN peacekeepers in Mali

Roadside bomb kills 5 UN peacekeepers, wounds several in northern Mali, spokesman says

Friday - 09/19/2014, 02:00am EDT

High turnout seen in Scotland's independence vote

Huge turnout reported in Scotland's historic referendum on independence from UK

Friday - 09/19/2014, 12:27am EDT

British hostage appears in new video

British hostage appears in new video released by Islamic State group militants

Friday - 09/19/2014, 12:14am EDT

Witness: 21 killed by Mexico army had surrendered

Witness: Mexican army killed 21 alleged gang members in 'shootout' after they surrendered

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 11:38pm EDT

Mexico boosts Los Cabos security after looting

Mexican police step up vigilance in Los Cabos amid looting, security concerns after Odile

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 10:48pm EDT

Series of attacks kills at least 36 in Iraq

Series of attacks in and around Baghdad commercial areas kills at least 36 in Iraq

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 09:20pm EDT

Cardinals debate marriage before crucial meeting

Battle lines drawn as cardinals duke it out over church teaching on marriage ahead of synod

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 06:52pm EDT

France to carry out airstrikes in Iraq

French president agrees to Iraqi request for airstrikes against Islamic State group

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 06:42pm EDT

AP Interview: Hamas No. 2 says war a lesser option

AP Interview: Hamas deputy chief says militant group does not want another war with Israel

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 06:38pm EDT

Boyfriend jeans a hit on the Milan runway

Prada revives brocade, Emporio Armani lights up blue, Fendi evokes architecture in Milan

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 06:37pm EDT

AP PHOTOS: Hurricane Odile's devastation in Mexico

AP PHOTOS: Hurricane Odile leaves destruction, desperation in Mexico's Los Cabos area

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 06:34pm EDT

Nigeria's ruling party wants Jonathan as president

Nigeria's ruling party chooses incumbent Goodluck Jonathan as presidential candidate

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 06:10pm EDT

Rob Ford releases audio statement from hospital

Toronto mayor Rob Ford campaigns from his hospital room just hours before chemotherapy

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 06:04pm EDT
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