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UN General Assembly to focus on war on extremists

Global war against Islamic State group to be focus at UN General Assembly meeting in New York

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 04:38pm EDT

Bombings, mortar fire kill 13 people in Iraq

Iraqi officials say bombing, mortar fire kill 13 people in Shiite areas of Iraq

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Syria blasts coalition against Islamic State

Syria blasts anti-militant coalition, says it includes nations that back terrorism

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Ship saves 55 migrants off Libya; several die

Italian Coast Guard: 55 migrants saved in Libyan waters but several others die in capsizing

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Scotland's leader: Voters 'tricked' in referendum

Scottish leader claims voters 'tricked' into staying in UK as politicians fall out over reform

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 01:23pm EDT

Wife of UK hostage issues plea to militants

Wife of British aid worker held hostage in Syria issues plea to Islamic State group

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 12:10pm EDT

France charges 5 in Islamic State recruiting ring

France charges 5 people suspected of recruiting women, girls to fight for Islamic State

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 11:50am EDT

Investors breathe sigh of relief at Scottish vote

As Scotland rejects independence, businesses and investors breathe sigh of relief

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 11:36am EDT

German families to sue Ukraine over MH17 crash

German victims' families to sue Ukraine over downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 11:30am EDT

UN: 70,000 Syrians escape fighting to Turkey

UN refugee agency says 70,000 Syrians have crossed into Turkey to escape fighting

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 11:24am EDT

Egypt to host post-Gaza war talks this week

Egypt to host day of talks on Gaza's future this week, Palestinian negotiator says

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 11:10am EDT

Roadside bomb kills 2 policemen in Egypt's capital

Central Cairo blast kills 2 senior policemen, as 6 more die in military helicopter crash

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 10:52am EDT

Gang robs security guard outside Berlin Apple shop

Masked men rob security guard picking up cash from Germany's biggest Apple store

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 09:20am EDT

Potential push for Obama to expand military effort

Obama already has extended military campaign against militants; how much further might he go?

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 08:48am EDT

NATO chief: Ukraine has cease-fire 'in name only'

NATO's top general says cease-fire between Ukraine and pro-Russian forces is 'in name only'

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 08:02am EDT

Turkish hostages freed, but questions linger

Turkish hostages held by Islamic militants are freed but many questions linger over how

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 07:36am EDT

Kurdish fighters head to Syria to face militants

Thousands flee into Turkey as Kurdish fighters enter Syria to confront Islamic State group

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 06:58am EDT

Sierra Leone staggers in Ebola isolation effort

Sierra Leone struggles with Ebola isolation effort; police called after burial team attacked

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 05:08am EDT

Buffer zone agreed upon in Ukrainian peace talks

Ukrainian peace talks produce deal on buffer zone but eastern Ukraine still hit by shelling

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 04:46am EDT

Jailed Venezuelan police chief freed

Venezuelan police chief freed from jail after opposition protests, will serve sentence at home

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 04:18am EDT
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