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Ebola has 'upper hand' says US health official

US health official says Ebola has 'upper hand' in W Africa but experts have tools to stop it

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 07:22am EDT

Even if attacked, airline could be liable in crash

Families of victims in recent airline crashes could seek compensation above normal limits

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 07:04am EDT

Annual tomato battle leaves Spanish town red

Spanish town drenched in red pulp as thousands take part in annual 'Tomatina' tomato battle

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 06:30am EDT

Afghanistan's one-time booming war economy slows

Afghan war-boom economy goes bust as foreign troop pullout nears, election dispute rages

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 06:18am EDT

Venezuela battles obesity amid dearth of good food

Fat socialists: Venezuela to battle obesity, which critics blame on shortages of healthy food

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 06:12am EDT

2 new Maya civilization centers studied in Mexico

2 new Maya cities in Mexico could connect the empire's north and south regions

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 05:04am EDT

AP PHOTOS: Cubans trek to beach to cool off

AP PHOTOS: Cubans trek by car, bus, horse-drawn carriage to beat summer heat at the beach

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 04:26am EDT

No sign of quick end to Ukraine conflict

Direct talks between Ukraine, Russian leaders produce no sign of quick end to conflict

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 03:58am EDT

Death of opposition leader roils Botswana

Botswana police say opposition leader died in car crash; conspiracy theories fly ahead of vote

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 03:12am EDT

French gov't reshuffle expels dissident ministers

French gov't reshuffle pushes out dissident ministers so president can pursue economic moves

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 03:04am EDT

Gaza truce open-ended, but puts off tough issues

Israel, Hamas agree to open-ended cease-fire, but put off contentious issues for a month

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 01:34am EDT

Report finds 1,400 children exploited in UK town

Report finds 1,400 children victims of sex exploitation in UK town over 16-year period

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 12:08am EDT

Iceland lowers aviation alert level from volcano

Iceland lowers aviation alert to orange; no signs of imminent eruption from Bardarbunga

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 09:36pm EDT

Nigeria soldiers who fled into Cameroon head home

Nigeria says soldiers crossed in Cameroon during fight with Boko Haram in "tactical maneuver"

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 09:20pm EDT

Dutch to commemorate Flight 17 victims on Nov. 10

Prime minister: Dutch to hold national commemoration on Nov. 10 for Flight 17 victims

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 05:30pm EDT

Dempsey in Afghanistan for transition talks

Dempsey in Afghanistan to discuss withdrawal deadlines, concerns over political transition

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Algerian president fires a top adviser

Algerian president dismisses main adviser Belkhaddem, once seen as potential successor

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 04:10pm EDT

US giving extra $60M in military aid to Tunisia

US announces additional $60M in military aid to help Tunisia combat extremist threat

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 03:20pm EDT

5 things to watch for at the Venice Film Festival

From Al Pacino to zombies, 5 things to watch for at the 71st Venice Film Festival

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:54pm EDT

UN helicopter shot down in South Sudan

UN helicopter shot down in South Sudan; 3 dead, 1 survivor

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:30pm EDT
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