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Aid group: W. Africa Ebola outbreak like 'wartime'

August 15, 2014

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 1,100 people in West Africa could last another six months, the Doctors Without Borders charity group said Friday. more »»

Seeing Iraq horror, Europe pledges aid and arms

August 15, 2014

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Friday forged a unified response to the rapid advance of Islamic militants in Iraq and the resulting refugee crisis, allowing direct arms deliveries to... more »»

3 killed in Egypt as Islamists protest

August 15, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — At least three people were killed in the Egyptian capital Friday as dozens of supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi held scattered protests for a second straight day... more »»

EU says status quo for Gaza 'not an option'

August 15, 2014

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union offered Friday to take charge of Gaza's border crossings and work to prevent illegal arms flows, insisting on a durable truce and saying a return to the status... more »»

France marks 70 years since Allies freed south

August 15, 2014

TOULON, France (AP) — France paid tribute Friday to Allied troops — including veterans from the United States and from French colonies in Africa — who landed 70 years ago on Mediterranean shores... more »»

Car bomb kills at least 22 in southern Syria

August 15, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — A car bomb exploded outside a mosque in an opposition-held town in southern Syria on Friday, killing at least 22 people, activists said. more »»

Ebola may leave 1 million in need of food help

August 15, 2014

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — The deadly Ebola virus that has killed more than 1,000 in West Africa is disrupting the flow of goods, forcing the United Nations to plan food convoys for up to a million... more »»

Iran: Nuclear deal by November deadline unlikely

August 15, 2014

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's foreign minister said Friday that Tehran is unlikely to reach a final nuclear accord with world powers by a November deadline. more »»

US sees surge in Cuban rafters aiming for Florida

August 15, 2014

MIAMI (AP) — One early morning this April, Dairon Morera climbed onto a raft of aluminum tanks with 22 other people, revved up a Volvo car motor and pushed off the Cuban shore, joining a... more »»

Ukraine: We destroyed Russian military incursion

August 15, 2014

KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia (AP) — Russian military vehicles crossed into Ukraine during the night, NATO and Ukraine said Friday, and the Ukrainian president said most of them were quickly... more »»

Turkey confirms Erdogan's win as new president

August 15, 2014

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's High Electoral Board on Friday confirmed Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan as the country's first popularly elected president. more »»

Ukraine: Some Russian military vehicles destroyed

August 15, 2014

KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia (AP) — NATO and Ukraine said Russian military vehicles did cross into Ukraine during the night and the Ukrainian president said most of them were destroyed by his... more »»

7 dead as battle erupts in Somali capital

August 15, 2014

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Combat shook Mogadishu early Friday as government troops launched a dawn attack on a house belonging to a former warlord as part of a disarmament campaign. more »»

Panama Canal turns 100 as expansion hits snags

August 15, 2014

PANAMA CITY (AP) — It was supposed to be a grand celebration of the engineering triumph that forged a nation. more »»

Pope has tough sell on materialism in South Korea

August 15, 2014

DAEJEON, South Korea (AP) — Pope Francis called Friday for Catholics to combat the allure of materialism, an appeal that might be a hard sell in South Korea, a newly rich and hyper-competitive... more »»

2 deaths overshadow end of Chess Olympiad

August 15, 2014

STOCKHOLM (AP) — A major international chess tournament in northern Norway ended on a grim note, with one player dying in the middle of a game and another found dead in a hotel room, organizers... more »»

Russia lets Ukraine inspect aid convoy

August 15, 2014

KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia (AP) — Russia let Ukrainian officials inspect an aid convoy while it was still on Russian soil Friday and agreed that the Red Cross can distribute the goods in... more »»

127 victims identified from Ukraine plane disaster

August 15, 2014

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch authorities say they have identified 127 victims from the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster in Ukraine. more »»

Spain: Woman arrested with coke in breast implants

August 15, 2014

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have arrested a woman who landed at Madrid's international airport with 1.7 kilos (3.7 pounds) of cocaine hidden in her breast implants. more »»

Clashes erupt during opposition rally in Pakistan

August 15, 2014

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Supporters of the Pakistani government and opposition protesters clashed on Friday during the second day of a march to the capital aimed at forcing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to... more »»

 
 

 

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