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American performers get standing ovation in Iran

American performers receive standing ovation at Iranian puppet festival

Friday - 09/19/2014, 12:18pm EDT

South Africa's murder rate goes up

South African police say murder rate has climbed 5 percent since last year

Friday - 09/19/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Malta rejects ship with suspected Ebola case

Malta refuses entry to ship carrying patient with Ebola symptoms

Friday - 09/19/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Floods shut down Philippine capital, 3 killed

Floods shut down Philippine capital and nearby provinces, 3 killed and thousands evacuated

Friday - 09/19/2014, 12:03pm EDT

Nigeria: Church obstructed rescue, lives lost

Emergency official: Lives lost as TB Joshua's church obstructed rescue from collapsed building

Friday - 09/19/2014, 11:55am EDT

Nigeria sent $9.3 million cash for arms in SAfrica

Group: Investigate Nigerian govt for flying $9.3 million cash to buy weapons in South Africa

Friday - 09/19/2014, 11:50am EDT

Uganda's president fires prime minister

Uganda's long-serving president fires prime minister, a former ally turned rival for power

Friday - 09/19/2014, 11:28am EDT

Ebola survivor: No time to waste as Obama ups aid

Obama expands US response to Ebola epidemic as doctor who survived says no time to waste

Friday - 09/19/2014, 11:14am EDT

Guinea: 8 people killed on Ebola awareness trip

Guinean government: 8 people killed including 3 journalists on Ebola awareness trip

Friday - 09/19/2014, 11:10am EDT

AP Photos: Scenes from Iraq's Mosul then and now

AP Photos: Scenes from Iraq's second largest city before militant takeover

Friday - 09/19/2014, 11:00am EDT

North Korea struts in style on world sports stage

In the land of K-pop and Gangnam style, North Korean athletes strut their own brand of cool

Friday - 09/19/2014, 10:32am EDT

Image of Asia: Lighting up the Asian Games

Image of Asia: Lighting up the Asian Games

Friday - 09/19/2014, 10:30am EDT

UK to make changes after Scotland vote keeps union

UK government planning changes after Scotland votes to remain in union

Friday - 09/19/2014, 09:14am EDT

Bomb kills 2 Lebanese soldiers near Syria border

Roadside bomb attack kills 2 Lebanese soldiers near Syria border in latest civil war spillover

Friday - 09/19/2014, 08:35am EDT

Militants threaten ancient sites in Iraq, Syria

Millennia-old archaeological sites in Iraq and Syria face looting, destruction under militants

Friday - 09/19/2014, 08:04am EDT

New Zealand's election-day gag: no public politics

New Zealand's election-day gag bans politics on the Internet, TV, even in song

Friday - 09/19/2014, 06:16am EDT

Sierra Leone to shut down for 3 days to slow Ebola

As Ebola outbreak accelerates, Sierra Leone hopes to slow infections down with 3-day shutdown

Friday - 09/19/2014, 04:56am EDT

UK leader pledges to honor promises to Scotland

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has pledged to honor promise made to Scotland ahead of vote

Friday - 09/19/2014, 03:40am EDT

French president quizzed over domestic failures

French president stakes out more forceful international role even as domestic troubles mount

Friday - 09/19/2014, 03:22am EDT

Militant gains illustrate plight of Syrian Kurds

Militants capture Kurdish areas in Syria in setback that illustrates plight of Syrian Kurds

Friday - 09/19/2014, 03:14am EDT
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