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Peaches Geldof dies unexpectedly at age 25

Peaches Geldof, daughter of Live Aid concert organizer Bob Geldof, dies unexpectedly at age 25

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

Germany bans Hezbollah-linked fundraising group

Germany bans Hezbollah-linked group that raised about $4.5 million from supporters

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:50am EDT

Gunman kills Dutch priest in Syrian city of Homs

Gunman in besieged Syrian city of Homs shoots to death well-known Jesuit Dutch priest

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:50am EDT

Egypt women: Rights on paper, not yet on ground

After winning greater rights in constitution, Egyptian women waiting to see them realized

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 07:31am EDT

Iran, 6 powers seek to narrow nuclear differences

Iran, 6 powers seek to narrow differences at nuclear talks but substantial differences remain

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 06:52am EDT

Latvia, Lithuania ban Russian state TV broadcasts

Latvia joins Lithuania in temporary ban against Russian TV broadcasts for 'biased' reporting

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 06:10am EDT

Roadside bomb kills 15 people in Afghanistan

Roadside bomb kills 15 people in cars diverted after earlier blast in southern Afghanistan

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

Hagel, Chang air differences over disputed islands

Pentagon chief Hagel, China defense leader air differences over disputed island

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

India starts voting in world's largest election

Indians start voting in world's biggest election _ 814 million can cast ballots over 5 weeks

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 03:02am EDT

Another jet-search unknown: How much it's costing

Most countries in plane-search effort reluctant to discuss costs; 'good training,' expert says

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 02:12am EDT

Pro-Russians call east Ukraine region independent

Pro-Russian activists declare east Ukrainian region independent, call for referendum

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 02:10am EDT

2 UN workers killed by gunmen in Somalia

2 UN workers killed by gunmen in Somalia; said to be working on anti-piracy program

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 01:40am EDT

Kerry to meet with top diplomats on Ukraine

Kerry agrees to meet with top diplomats on Ukraine as US threatens further sanctions

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 12:34am EDT

Quebec separatist party suffers crushing defeat

Anti-independence Liberals win Quebec legislative elections, defeating separatist party

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:50pm EDT

Next year's high-skilled visas snapped up in days

Employers snap up next year's supply of 85,000 visas for highly skilled workers within days

Monday - 04/07/2014, 08:10pm EDT

Liechtenstein manhunt seeks shooter at bank

Liechtenstein manhunt seeks suspect in fatal shooting of CEO of Bank Frick

Monday - 04/07/2014, 06:50pm EDT

'Cuban Twitter' heads to hearings in Congress

US agency's 'Cuban Twitter' faces scrutiny; senator calls secret network 'dumb, dumb, dumb'

Monday - 04/07/2014, 05:54pm EDT

Vatican ex-sex crimes prosecutor heads to Scotland

Vatican ex-sex crimes prosecutor probes Scottish charges after cardinal admits misconduct

Monday - 04/07/2014, 04:29pm EDT

Egypt court upholds sentence for 3 activists

Egyptian appeals court upholds 3-year prison sentences for 3 prominent activists

Monday - 04/07/2014, 04:03pm EDT

Softer image helps far-right's gains in Hungary

Softer image, mainstream issues help Hungary's far-right Jobbik party make election gains

Monday - 04/07/2014, 03:35pm EDT
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