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An awkward handshake: Leaders of China, Japan meet

Awkward handshake shows distance between leaders of China, Japan as they meet to ease tensions

Monday - 11/10/2014, 08:20pm EST

Catalan leaders weigh up independence poll results

Catalan leaders weigh up results of unofficial independence from Spain poll amid skepticism

Monday - 11/10/2014, 06:48pm EST

Mexico president faces protests, ethics questions

Mexican president faces rising protests over missing students, ethics questions about house

Monday - 11/10/2014, 06:20pm EST

Syria's Assad says UN truce plan 'worth studying'

Syria's Assad says UN envoy's idea of cease-fire in embattled city of Aleppo 'worth studying'

Monday - 11/10/2014, 05:33pm EST

Pistorius appeal hearing set for Dec. 9

Oscar Pistorius appeal hearing set for Dec. 9, prosecutors say; defense to oppose appeal

Monday - 11/10/2014, 05:10pm EST

German native remembers the day after the Berlin Wall came down

Orderly bedlam ensued the night of Nov. 9, 1989, as West Germans chipped away at the wall. Later came the euphoria. (Audio)

Monday - 11/10/2014, 04:20pm EST
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Egyptian militants pledge allegiance to IS group

Egypt's militant Ansar Beit al-Maqdis group pledges allegiance to Islamic State group

Monday - 11/10/2014, 02:38pm EST

Ultimatum expires for Egypt's civil society

Egypt's civil society braces for crackdown after government-issued ultimatum expires

Monday - 11/10/2014, 02:10pm EST

Beijing summit shows Xi in charge as trouble lurks

As he hosts Asia-Pacific leaders in Beijing, Xi appears firmly in charge even as troubles lurk

Monday - 11/10/2014, 02:06pm EST

South Sudan's new cease-fire already broken

South Sudan's latest ceasefire is already broken; 29 die in new fighting, says government

Monday - 11/10/2014, 01:58pm EST

Families, friends mourn MH17 victims in Amsterdam

Victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster remembered at Dutch national commemoration

Monday - 11/10/2014, 01:10pm EST

Correction: Norway-Ship Aground story

Correction: Norway-Ship Aground story

Monday - 11/10/2014, 12:40pm EST

YouTube amends copyright form after German dispute

YouTube amends copyright form after German site gets death threats

Monday - 11/10/2014, 12:40pm EST

Tape shows contrite Reagan apologizing to Thatcher

1983 Grenada invasion: Tape shows contrite Reagan apologizing to Thatcher over secrecy

Monday - 11/10/2014, 12:30pm EST

Obama tempers expectations for thaw with NKorea

Obama tempers expectations for thaw with North Korea following release of 2 Americans

Monday - 11/10/2014, 12:30pm EST

Progress but no deal in trans-Pacific trade talks

Progress but no deal as Obama, Asia-Pacific leaders meet for trade talks

Monday - 11/10/2014, 12:20pm EST

Obama: Hong Kong priority is to avoid violence

In China, Obama says US priority for Hong Kong protests is to ensure violence is avoided

Monday - 11/10/2014, 12:12pm EST

South African puppeteer to challenge gagging order

South African ventriloquist to challenge gagging order against his puppet in race row

Monday - 11/10/2014, 12:09pm EST

Crosses commemorating Berlin Wall dead returned

14 crosses commemorating Berlin Wall dead returned a week after group claimed it took them

Monday - 11/10/2014, 11:29am EST

Report: Russia-West military encounters rising

Report says military encounters between Russia and West are rising, could lead to escalation

Monday - 11/10/2014, 11:00am EST
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