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UK leader pledges to honor promises to Scotland

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

Updated 00 minutes, 12 seconds ago

North Korea struts in style on world sports stage

In the land of K-pop and Gangnam style, North Korean athletes strut their own brand of cool

Updated 00 minutes, 12 seconds ago

Alibaba mega IPO caps founder Jack Ma success tale

Alibaba's mega IPO caps unlikely success story for charismatic Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma

Updated 09 minutes, 19 seconds ago

Scots reject independence in historic vote

Voters in Scotland reject independence in historic vote with unprecedented turnout

Updated 09 minutes, 21 seconds ago

Mexico rights body probes deadly army-gang faceoff

Mexico rights agency is investigating confrontation in which army killed 22 gang suspects

Updated 09 minutes, 52 seconds ago

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

Updated 10 minutes, 07 seconds ago

French president quizzed over domestic failures

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

Updated 10 minutes, 12 seconds ago

Thai military ruler apologizes for bikini comment

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

Updated 11 minutes, 54 seconds ago

Militant gains illustrate plight of Syrian Kurds

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

Updated 24 minutes, 13 seconds ago

Roadside bombs kills 5 UN peacekeepers in Mali

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

Updated 1 hours, 03 minutes ago

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

Scientists' colossal squid exam a kraken good show

Kraken good show: New Zealand researchers' exam of rarely seen colossal squid draws 142K views

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 08:46pm EDT

Ebola survivor: No time to waste as Obama ups aid

Obama expands US response to Ebola epidemic as doctor who survived says no time to waste

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 07:26pm 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
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