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Erdogan: women are not equal to men

Turkey's Erdogan declares women unequal to men, unable to take on the same work as men

Updated 00 minutes, 03 seconds ago

Deal gives Russia greater control over Abkhazia

Deal gives Russia greater control over Abkhazia, breakaway Georgian region on Black Sea

Updated 00 minutes, 03 seconds ago

Iran nuclear talks to be extended until July

Iran negotiators fail to reach final deal, talks to be extended until July, 2015

Updated 00 minutes, 04 seconds ago

In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

In razing homes of Palestinian attackers, Israel revives punishment it once deemed ineffective

Updated 00 minutes, 10 seconds ago

Monumental mess: Rome's mayor getting thumbs down

Mayor gets thumbs-down from Romans sick of traffic chaos; unpaid tickets haven't helped

Updated 00 minutes, 16 seconds ago

Fear for Afghan women's rights as troops withdraw

Withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan threatens rollback of women's gains

Updated 00 minutes, 23 seconds ago

Congo: Amnesty says Belgian firm evicted hundreds

Amnesty says Belgian mining firm evicted hundreds in Congo with help of government cover-up

Updated 01 minutes, 47 seconds ago

Fire damages 750-year-old oak tree in Poland

Fire damages 750-year-old oak tree, believed to be the oldest in Poland; police suspect arson

Updated 01 minutes, 50 seconds ago

Iraqi officials: Baghdad bombing kills 9 people

Updated 01 minutes, 59 seconds ago

Tanzania: Maasai group looks likely to keep land

Tanzania: Maasai group in danger of losing land looks like to keep it after president's Tweet

Updated 02 minutes, 00 seconds ago

Pope to take on hot EU topics in Strasbourg visit

In Strasbourg, Pope to lay out principles on hot EU issues like immigration, unemployment

Updated 02 minutes, 06 seconds ago

Mom charged with trying to kill baby left in drain

Australian mother charged with trying to kill newborn son abandoned in storm drain for 5 days

Updated 03 minutes, 30 seconds ago

Japan's young fret as unexpected recession hits

Japan's young fret over uncertain future as herculean stimulus effort fails to halt recession

Updated 03 minutes, 47 seconds ago

Israel leader vows to pass nationality law

Israeli leader vows to pass contentious nationality law, but vote in doubt

Updated 03 minutes, 59 seconds ago

UK police: up to 5 terror plots foiled this year

Scotland Yard chief says up to 5 terror plots foiled this year amid increasing threat

Updated 04 minutes, 28 seconds ago

Afghan bombings kill 2 NATO troops, 6 civilians

Afghan bombings kill 2 NATO troops, 6 civilians; death toll rises in year's deadliest attack

Updated 08 minutes, 05 seconds ago

Swiss museum accepts priceless Gurlitt art trove

Swiss museum accepts priceless Gurlitt art trove; Germany publishes Nazi-era art ledgers

Updated 08 minutes, 10 seconds ago

Spanish police arrest 4 priests in pedophile case

Spanish police arrests 4 priests in pedophile probe after alleged victim contacted Vatican

Updated 08 minutes, 21 seconds ago

Mali: New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected

Mali: New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected as UN voices worry over spread of disease

Updated 08 minutes, 30 seconds ago

Plague outbreak kills 40 people in Madagascar

Plague outbreak kills 40 people in Madagascar, with 119 cases of infection confirmed.

Updated 08 minutes, 30 seconds ago
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