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Czech president receives threatening letter

Czech leader receives threatening letter related to nation's help for Kurdish forces in Iraq

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Greece: 7 arrested in illegal adoption ring

Greece: 7 arrested in illegal adoption ring, babies came from neighboring Bulgaria

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 10:59am EDT

German court: church facilities can ban headscarf

German court: church-run institutions can deny employees right to wear Muslim headscarves

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 10:59am EDT

Police mix-up frees 3 suspected jihadis in France

3 suspected jihadis who went to Syria return free to France, in French-Turkish police mix-up

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 10:40am EDT

Poland's miners protest Russian coal imports

Poland's miners protest imports of cheap Russian coal, say it threatens their jobs

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 10:30am EDT

Dutch director George Sluizer dead at 82

George Sluizer, Dutchman who directed River Phoenix's last movie, dead at age 82

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 10:24am EDT

Greece: Homeless used in VIP taxi scam

Bank accounts of the homeless are used by a VIP taxi scam in Greece

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 09:30am EDT

Poor support Brazil's president in re-election bid

Brazilian president counts on re-election support from poor because of strong social programs

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 09:10am EDT

Cease-fire in eastern Ukraine violated

Cease-fire in eastern Ukraine violated despite agreement, planned withdrawal of weaponry

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 08:20am EDT

Uighur scholar in China to appeal life sentence

Uighur scholar in China plans to appeal life sentence for separatism; cites improper detention

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 08:04am EDT

Airstrikes in Syria and Iraq are just the start

Only the start: Syria airstrikes the beginning of a campaign against expanding terror threat

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 07:50am EDT

China, US, India push world carbon emissions up

World carbon pollution up by nearly 800 million tons in 2013, mostly from China, US, India

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 07:40am EDT

Correction: China-Minority Scholar story

Correction: China-Minority Scholar story

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 06:58am EDT

Air France sticks to low-cost plan despite strike

Air France denies it's scrapping low-cost plan, despite crippling pilots' strike

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 05:24am EDT

Philips to separate lighting arm into new company

Philips continues break-up, now spinning off lighting arm into separate company

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 05:00am EDT

Vatican puts ex-Dominican envoy under house arrest

Vatican puts ex-Dominican ambassador under house arrest for alleged sex abuse

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 03:56am EDT

Airstrikes alone may not defeat Sunni militants

Airstrikes alone may not be enough to defeat Islamic State group in Syria, Iraq

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 03:46am EDT

Turkey considers military role against ISIL

Turkey considers military involvement in operations against Islamic State group

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 03:46am EDT

Wife of hostage held in Syria receives life plea

Wife of British aid worker held by IS group says she received plea for life from him

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 02:20am EDT

India successfully puts spacecraft in Mars' orbit

India successfully puts spacecraft into Martian orbit in major boost to its space program

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 01:54am EDT
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