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New fighting hits South Sudan

New fighting hits South Sudan; rebel leader blames gov't for buying arms from China

Friday - 08/15/2014, 10:08am EDT

Al-Qaida urges abducted man's family to press US

Al-Qaida urges family of abducted American to press Washington to negotiate prisoner exchange

Friday - 08/15/2014, 09:20am EDT

Liberian ex-soccer star Weah records Ebola song

Liberia's George Weah, world famous soccer star, records song to raise Ebola awareness

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:58am EDT

Lake body may be suspected Liechtenstein shooter

Police: body found in lake may be that of Liechtenstein ex-fund manager sought in banker death

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:40am EDT

Floods in Niger kill 12, leave thousands hungry

Floods in West African country of Niger kill 12, leave thousands in need of food and shelter

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:10am EDT

Eurozone recovery grinds to halt amid Ukraine fear

As France and Germany falter, 18-country eurozone shows zero growth in second quarter

Friday - 08/15/2014, 07:50am EDT

WHO: Ebola toll may 'vastly underestimate' crisis

WHO: Ebola toll may 'vastly underestimate' outbreak; warns that crisis could last for months

Friday - 08/15/2014, 06:46am EDT

SAfrica: Honeymoon slaying suspect fit for trial

Briton accused of murdering bride in South Africa found fit to stand trial for murder

Friday - 08/15/2014, 06:20am EDT

Displaced Iraqis escape fighting, but not hardship

Displaced Iraqis trade war for hardship in a Shiite holy city far from home

Friday - 08/15/2014, 06:08am EDT

Subtle voices of dissent surface in war-torn Gaza

In Hamas-ruled and ravaged Gaza, suffering and loss from latest war breed subtle dissent

Friday - 08/15/2014, 06:08am EDT

Ukraine, Russia parry over Russian aid convoy

Humanitarian dispute: Ukraine says it can block Russian aid convoy

Friday - 08/15/2014, 03:38am EDT

Nigeria confirms 1 more Ebola case

Nigeria health minister confirms 1 more Ebola case, bringing total number to 10

Friday - 08/15/2014, 03:00am EDT

Iraq's al-Maliki gives up post to rival

Iraq's al-Maliki steps aside as prime minister, supports rival, ending political deadlock

Friday - 08/15/2014, 01:10am EDT

Japan criticized as 2 ministers visit war shrine

Japan criticized as 2 Cabinet ministers visit war shrine; Abe sends gift but stays away

Friday - 08/15/2014, 12:30am EDT

Putin tones down rhetoric on Ukraine

Putin strikes conciliatory note on Ukraine, signaling desire to de-escalate crisis

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 11:12pm EDT

Many Kenyan men flee to avoid forced circumcisions

A party these men don't want: Minority tribes flee forced circumcisions in western Kenya

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 07:02pm EDT

Thousands on the road in Pakistan opposition rally

Thousands join Pakistani convoy headed to Islamabad for opposition rally demanding PM's ouster

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 04:49pm EDT

Candidate's sudden death transforms Brazil race

Brazil's presidential race transformed after plane crash kills one of top contenders

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 04:49pm EDT

New study explores sinister side of meerkats

Meerkats look cute, but they can be very, very harsh; new study explores ruthless side

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 03:22pm EDT

UN: Over 100,000 migrants reach Italy this year

UNHCR appeals for safe crossing for refugees as 2014 migrant arrivals in Italy top 100,000

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 02:50pm EDT
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