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NATO plans high-readiness force to counter Russia

NATO planning new high-readiness 'spearhead' force to counter new threat from Russia

Monday - 09/01/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Belfast bomb alert snarls roads on IRA anniversary

Bomb threat shuts major motorway through Belfast on 20th anniversary of landmark IRA truce

Monday - 09/01/2014, 12:06pm EDT

Iran president urges clerics to tolerate Internet

Iran's president urges clerics to be more tolerant of Internet, new technologies

Monday - 09/01/2014, 11:50am EDT

Turkey summons US diplomat over spying report

Turkey summons US diplomat over report of American, British spying

Monday - 09/01/2014, 09:50am EDT

Israeli children return to school after Gaza war

After Gaza war, Israeli children go back to school after spending summer in bomb shelters

Monday - 09/01/2014, 09:44am EDT

Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

After taking Libya's capital, Islamist militia group now guards US Embassy and its residences

Monday - 09/01/2014, 07:52am EDT

US to begin safety testing Ebola vaccine next week

Feds: US testing of Ebola vaccine for safety to start next week with 20 healthy patients

Monday - 09/01/2014, 07:52am EDT

Anti-euro party's success poses dilemma for Merkel

Anti-euro party's success in German vote spotlights dilemma for Merkel in handling new rival

Monday - 09/01/2014, 07:28am EDT

Turkey issues warrants for police in alleged plot

Turkish authorities issue arrest warrants for 33 police accused of plotting against government

Monday - 09/01/2014, 07:00am EDT

WHO: Senegal Ebola case 'a top priority emergency'

WHO says equipment needed to contain Ebola in Senegal, calling case 'a top priority emergency'

Monday - 09/01/2014, 05:58am EDT

Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

Philippines says peacekeepers pull 'greatest escape' from Syrian rebels; 45 Fijians still held

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:48am EDT

Iraqi forces break militant siege of Shiite town

Iraqi security forces, militiamen end 2-month Sunni militant siege of Shiite Turkmen town

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:46am EDT

Ukraine: rebels fire on border guard vessel

Putin calls for talks; Ukraine says rebels fire on border guard vessel in Azov Sea

Monday - 09/01/2014, 04:42am EDT

China: No open nominations for Hong Kong leader

Beijing rules out open nominations for Hong Kong's 1st election, setting stage for showdown

Monday - 09/01/2014, 03:16am EDT

Police, protesters clash in Pakistani capital

Anti-government protesters clash with police in Pakistani capital; 3 killed, 400 injured

Monday - 09/01/2014, 02:44am EDT

Israeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claim

Israeli assault that killed 190 in Gaza over feared capture of soldier raises war crimes claim

Monday - 09/01/2014, 02:22am EDT

Somalia: 12 killed as army repels attack on prison

Somalia: At least 12 killed as military repels militant attack on top prison in Mogadishu

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 09:20pm EDT

Lava eruption prompts Iceland aviation alert

Small fissure eruption near Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano prompts aviation alert

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 09:02pm EDT

Image of Asia: The blur of the crowd in Tokyo

Image of Asia: The blur of the crowd at Tokyo's Shibuya crossing

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 08:28pm EDT

Shaun the shaggy Aussie sheep finally shorn smooth

Once a woolly wanderer, Shaun the Aussie sheep shorn smooth, but alas, wasn't shaggiest of all

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 08:28pm EDT
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