World News

Putin tones down rhetoric on Ukraine

Putin strikes conciliatory note on Ukraine, signaling desire to de-escalate crisis

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 11:12pm EDT

Many Kenyan men flee to avoid forced circumcisions

A party these men don't want: Minority tribes flee forced circumcisions in western Kenya

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 07:02pm EDT

Thousands on the road in Pakistan opposition rally

Thousands join Pakistani convoy headed to Islamabad for opposition rally demanding PM's ouster

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 04:49pm EDT

Candidate's sudden death transforms Brazil race

Brazil's presidential race transformed after plane crash kills one of top contenders

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 04:49pm EDT

New study explores sinister side of meerkats

Meerkats look cute, but they can be very, very harsh; new study explores ruthless side

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 03:22pm EDT

UN: Over 100,000 migrants reach Italy this year

UNHCR appeals for safe crossing for refugees as 2014 migrant arrivals in Italy top 100,000

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 02:50pm EDT

ISIL establishes billion-dollar enterprise

Until this week, Kurdish forces were outgunned by the Islamic State fighters, variously referred to as ISIS and ISIL, they're battling near Erbil.

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 11:26am EDT

Syrian troops seize contested Damascus suburb

Syrian government forces seize hotly contested Damascus suburb

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:43am EDT

AP PHOTOS: Swimming to school in western India

AP PHOTOS: With no footbridge or transportation, students swim river to attend school in India

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:42am EDT

UK police search singer Cliff Richard's house

UK police search singer Cliff Richard's house in connection with sexual allegations

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:42am EDT

French economy stagnates in 2nd quarter

France abandons growth target after economy stagnates in 2nd quarter

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:42am EDT

Germany's economy losing momentum

Germany's economy loses momentum, decreases 0.2% in second quarter

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:42am EDT

Image of Asia: Modernizing the Philippine military

Image of Asia: Distributing new assault rifles to modernize the Philippine military

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:28am EDT

Berlin taxi drivers hail city's Uber ban

Berlin taxi drivers celebrate after city bans ridesharing service Uber over safety fears

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:04am EDT

Egypt Islamists mark anniversary of mass killing

3 killed as Egypt police disperse small Islamist protests on anniversary of mass killing

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 09:54am EDT

US to deliver more weapons to Lebanese military

US to deliver more weapons to Lebanon to help bolster military as it faces militant threat

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 09:35am EDT

AP video journalist, translator killed in Gaza

AP video journalist Simone Camilli, translator and 4 others killed in Gaza explosion

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 05:38am EDT

Kurdish forces say they urgently need more weapons

Kurdish forces say they urgently need more weapons, say evenly matched with militants

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 05:18am EDT

'Downton Abbey' fans can bid on visit of a lifetime

Want to dine with the lord and lady of Highclere Castle or to walk the halls of TV's favorite drama? Get your bids ready, "Downton Abbey" fans.

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 04:53am EDT

UN says Iraq humanitarian crisis at highest level

UN says humanitarian crisis in Iraq has reached its highest level; US special forces assess

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 03:24am EDT
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