World News

US tells Iran that UN envoy pick is 'not viable'

White House says US has told Iran's government that new pick for UN envoy is 'not viable'

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:30pm EDT

American imprisoned in Cuba begins hunger strike

American Alan Gross, imprisoned in Cuba for more than 4 years, says he's begun hunger strike

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 05:46pm EDT

Jewish settlers clash with Israeli police

Jewish West Bank settlers clash with Israeli security forces over home demolition

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 05:44pm EDT

Climate meeting to discuss future of fossil fuels

Governments, scientists to debate future of fossil fuels at climate meeting

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 05:16pm EDT

Austrian pays $15 million for prize-winning horse

Austrian weapons magnate forks out $15 million for show-jumping stallion

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 04:31pm EDT

Officials say Ebola outbreak could last months

Officials say Ebola outbreak in West Africa is among most challenging, could last months

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 04:31pm EDT

Kerry raps Israel in faltering Mideast peace

Kerry describes Israeli steps that led to faltering moment in Mideast peace negotiations

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 04:13pm EDT

Kerry: US strike in Syria wouldn't be devastating

Kerry says missile strike after chemical weapons attack would not been a game-changer in Syria

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

Kenya: 3,000 arrested after terror attacks

Kenya police: 3,000 arrested after terror attacks; rights groups criticize the method

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Afghan presidential hopeful says runoff needed

Afghan presidential hopeful says all signs point to election runoff vote

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 03:51pm EDT

Israel bars Palestinian Olympian from leaving Gaza

Israel prevents Olympic runner from leaving Gaza to participate in West Bank marathon

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 03:50pm EDT

Iraq clashes prevent voting in parts of province

Iraq election official says no voting to be held in violence-struck areas of Anbar province

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 03:16pm EDT

Communication cut with tense south Egypt province

Security officials: telephone, Internet networks briefly cut with tense south Egypt province

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Bomb hits train in southwest Pakistan, killing 16

Bomb rips through train car in southwest Pakistan, killing 16 people

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 02:43pm EDT

Albania: 2.2 tons of cannabis found inside sofas

Albania: 2.2 tons cannabis found stashed in sofas bound for Italy

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 02:31pm EDT

UK police probing unexplained Peaches Geldof death

UK police investigating 'sudden, unexplained' death of media personality Peaches Geldof

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Mamma Mia: ABBA mark 40 years since breakthrough

ABBA celebrate 40 years since breakthrough with party, no regrets

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Senator critical of effort to free US contractor

US senator criticizes Obama administration for failing to free contractor from Cuban prison

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Honeymoon slaying suspect charged in South Africa

Shrien Dewani, accused over wife's honeymoon slaying, arrives in South Africa to face charges

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 12:41pm EDT

Kerry offers sober assessment of Iran nuke talks

Kerry offers sober assessment of Iran nuclear talks with 6 world powers

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 12:40pm EDT
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