World News

HIV infections rise, thwart Brazil's AIDS efforts

Hailed as anti-AIDS example, Brazil's increase in HIV infections shows prevention flaws

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Pakistan rallies to test government, its democracy

In Pakistan's capital, roadblocks and worries ahead of protests demanding government's ouster

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Iran voices support for new Iraqi PM designate

Iranian official offers congratulations on pick for new Iraqi PM, signaling Tehran's support

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

UN Security Council threatens S. Sudan sanctions

UN Security Council, in South Sudan, threatens sanctions as peace deal remains elusive

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

Russia food ban hurts Moldova, bad omen for others

Russian embargo devastating for Moldova farmers _ a bad omen for others hit by food ban

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 12:44pm EDT

Italy's troubles weigh on eurozone

Hidebound Italian economy presents dilemma for ECB

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

Iraq: Maliki tells army to keep out of politics

Iraq's Maliki orders security forces not to interfere in politics, but to protect nation

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 11:50am EDT

Vatican to Muslim leaders: Condemn Iraq barbarity

Vatican urges Muslim leaders to condemn Islamic 'barbarity' in Iraq, says credibility at stake

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 11:20am EDT

Kenyan elephant activist wants an ivory arrest

Elephant activist urges Kenya police to arrest suspected ivory trafficker

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 11:09am EDT

Image of Asia: Getting ready for Hindu festivals

Image of Asia: Putting the finishing touches on idols of Hindu deities Krishna and Ganesha

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 09:58am EDT

Uganda president not keen on rushing anti-gay law

Uganda's president urges lawmakers not to quickly reintroduce an invalidated anti-gay measure

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 09:30am EDT

Clooney's fiancee Alamuddin rejects Gaza probe job

Clooney's fiancee Amal Alamuddin rejects serving on Gaza human rights probe

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 09:24am EDT

Swazi PM reportedly threatens activists

Swaziland activists worry about safety on return from Washington after Africa leaders' summit

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 09:20am EDT

Former top spy for Yugoslavia charged in Germany

Former top spy for Yugoslavia charged with complicity in murder for 1983 slaying in Germany

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 09:20am EDT

Dead two-headed dolphin discovered in Turkey

Scientists to study two-headed dolphin calf that washed up on Turkish beach

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 07:01am EDT

7-year-old Gaza closure key in Israel-Hamas talks

7-year-old border blockade, imposed to isolate Hamas, has hurt Gaza's 1.8 million people

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 05:34am EDT

Liberian doctors to get experimental Ebola drug

Liberia says its doctors will get experimental Ebola drug thus far only given to Westerners

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 05:02am EDT

Iraq crisis deepens; US directly arms Kurds

Power struggle deepens in Iraq as US increases its role in fighting Sunni militants

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 05:00am EDT

For Iraq Yazidis, a frantic search for the missing

Iraq's Yazidis search for missing loved ones after chaotic escape from militants

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 04:46am EDT

Police investigate Rob Ford bomb threat

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says email says City Hall will blow up if he doesn't resign

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 04:32am EDT
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