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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

Mexico honors Octavio Paz 100 years after birth

Mexico honors the late Octavio Paz on 100th anniversary of Nobel laureate's birth

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

Russia pulls back a battalion from Ukraine border

Russia pulls back battalion from Ukraine border; PM Medvedev promises plenty of aid for Crimea

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 02:50am EDT

Japan allows some evacuees to return to no-go zone

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

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

Manuel Valls named as new French prime minister

Manuel Valls named new French prime minister ahead of reshuffle prompted by bad electoral show

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:48am EDT

Australia to deploy flying air traffic controller

Australia to deploy flying air traffic controller over crowded skies in search for Flight 370

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:16am EDT

Kerry to Mideast at critical point in peace talks

Kerry off to Mideast as Israeli-Palestinian peace talks hit critical stage

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 12:36am EDT

Germany returns looted Guardi painting to Poland

Germany returns Guardi painting looted by Nazis to Poland

Monday - 03/31/2014, 09:52pm EDT

UN panel: 8 reasons to worry about global warming

A hot list from international climate scientist: 8 'reasons for concern' about global warming

Monday - 03/31/2014, 07:06pm EDT

6 killed in blasts in Somali area of Kenya capital

6 killed, dozens injured in blasts in Somali neighborhood of Kenyan capital, officials say

Monday - 03/31/2014, 04:27pm EDT

US: N. Korea actions are dangerous, provocative

US: North Korea's actions are 'dangerous and provocative,' will deepen its isolation

Monday - 03/31/2014, 03:38pm EDT

Syrian army pounds rebels in Assad's home province

Syrian army fights to reverse rebel gains in coastal Latakia, Assad's ancestral homeland

Monday - 03/31/2014, 02:48pm EDT

US seeking buyers for old military equipment

US seeking buyers for old hardware from Afghan war, says Pakistan won't be getting any

Monday - 03/31/2014, 02:19pm EDT

Scandal hits South Africa president

South African president says he did nothing wrong in scandal over private home upgrades

Monday - 03/31/2014, 01:11pm EDT
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