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Many killed as extremists attack Nigerian town

Islamic extremists attack northeastern Nigerian town; many feared killed

Friday - 07/18/2014, 08:40pm EDT

UK court orders 'Glee' name change in legal row

Unhappy news for 'Glee': Judge orders name change after trademark dispute with UK comedy club

Friday - 07/18/2014, 04:36pm EDT

Executions rise worldwide in 2013

Report: Iran, Iraq lead a slight global rise in executions despite trend toward abolition

Friday - 07/18/2014, 03:40pm EDT

German church exits spike amid bling bishop furor

Germany: number of people leaving Catholic church spiked last year amid 'bling bishop' furor

Friday - 07/18/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Rebel leader gives bizarre account of plane crash

Ukrainian rebel leader gives bizarre account of plane crash, suggesting victims dead for days

Friday - 07/18/2014, 02:37pm EDT

Key events in latest Israeli-Palestinian fighting

Key events in escalation between Israel, Hamas as Israel presses on with Gaza ground invasion

Friday - 07/18/2014, 02:37pm EDT

Woman loses relatives in 2 Malaysia air disasters

Australian loses family in both Malaysian flight disasters; 'it's ... ripped our guts again'

Friday - 07/18/2014, 02:12pm EDT

South Africans remember Mandela on his birthday

South Africans give back on birthday of Nelson Mandela, who died in December at age 95

Friday - 07/18/2014, 12:07pm EDT

US-EU trade talks sour amid chlorine chicken fears

Chlorine chicken fears sour US-EU free trade talks in deadlock likely to mean years of delay

Friday - 07/18/2014, 11:57am EDT

Germany's Merkel dismisses talk of early departure

Germany's Merkel says she'll stay in charge until at least 2017, dismisses talk of early exit

Friday - 07/18/2014, 10:16am EDT

Number of people with HIV unchanged since 2012

Number of people with HIV unchanged since 2012, UN claims it can stop epidemic by 2030

Friday - 07/18/2014, 09:24am EDT

Malaysia says jetliner did not make distress call

Malaysia's prime minister says downed jetliner did not make any distress calls

Friday - 07/18/2014, 09:12am EDT

Malaysia Airlines says changes route for planes

Malaysia Airlines says it will change route for planes flying to Europe

Friday - 07/18/2014, 09:09am EDT

Australian PM lashes out at Russia over shot plane

Australian prime minister lambasts Russia over its denial of responsibility for downed plane

Friday - 07/18/2014, 08:38am EDT

French president Hollande visits Niger on tour

French president Hollande visits Niger on 3-nation tour of Africa focused on troop reshuffle

Friday - 07/18/2014, 08:07am EDT

Ethiopia charges 9 journalists with terrorism

Ethiopia charges 9 journalists with terrorism, says Committee to Protect Journalists

Friday - 07/18/2014, 07:41am EDT

Aircraft with US personnel lands in Ugandan road

Police: Aircraft carrying US army personnel lands in the middle of a Ugandan road; no injuries

Friday - 07/18/2014, 07:30am EDT

French train crash: Signal problems, uneven speed

Signal problems, heat may have played role in collision of 2 French trains

Friday - 07/18/2014, 07:30am EDT

UN: Some 5,500 civilians killed in Iraq this year

UN says more than 5,500 civilians killed in Iraq over first 6 months of 2014

Friday - 07/18/2014, 06:56am EDT
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