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Serbia accuses Albania of provocation after brawl

October 15, 2014

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbian officials accused Albania on Wednesday of a deliberate political provocation after a drone flew an Albanian nationalist banner over a stadium in Belgrade during a... more »»

Image of Asia: Demanding flood relief in Kashmir

October 15, 2014

In this photo by Mukhtar Khan, a woman blocks a road during a protest demanding help for people affected by flooding in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir. more »»

UK judge: No payout to cleared hacking defendant

October 15, 2014

LONDON (AP) — The judge in Britain's phone hacking trial said Wednesday that acquitted defendant Charles Brooks shouldn't be reimbursed for his legal costs because even though he was innocent, hi... more »»

Ukraine politics turns trashy as mood sours

October 15, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — In Ukraine, trashing a politician isn't a metaphor. It's literal: Find a suspected shady official, grab him and throw him into a dumpster. more »»

Australians cheer Flanagan's Booker Prize win

October 15, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Australian literature-lovers cheered Wednesday after Richard Flanagan won the prestigious Booker Prize with a visceral story of wartime brutality and its aftermath — a novel the hea... more »»

Stub it out: Report suggests smoking ban in parks

October 15, 2014

LONDON (AP) — A leading cancer specialist is proposing a ban on smoking in London's parks and at landmarks like Trafalgar Square and Parliament Square. more »»

After loss, Scottish nationalists choose new chief

October 15, 2014

LONDON (AP) — The Scottish National Party says Nicola Sturgeon will be its next leader, replacing Alex Salmond, who is stepping down after failing to secure independence in a referendum last month. more »»

Syrian lawmaker assassinated in central province

October 15, 2014

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A Syrian lawmaker was gunned down and killed in the restive central province of Hama, state media and officials said Wednesday in the latest assassination to target a figur... more »»

Wounded AP reporter vows to return to Afghanistan

October 15, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — Over and over, Kathy Gannon has re-lived the decisions that led to the death of her close friend Anja Niedringhaus and her own severe injuries, as they went about their jobs... more »»

Hong Kong police drag activists away, clear tunnel

October 15, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of Hong Kong police officers drove protesters from an underpass in the dead of night in the worst violence since the street demonstrations for greater democracy began... more »»

So far, mass graves don't hold Mexico's 43 missing

October 15, 2014

TIXTLA, Mexico (AP) — It was news that gave parents hope: None of the bodies found in five mass graves in southern Mexico belonged to 43 teachers college students who have been missing for nearly... more »»

Cuba violinmakers battle instrument shortage

October 15, 2014

HAVANA (AP) — In a light-filled workshop cluttered with tools and pieces of old string instruments, three men carve strips of imported wood and silently measure the angles of violin pegs and viol... more »»

Hong Kong police seen beating activist reassigned

October 15, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's security chief says some police officers who were captured on video kicking a democracy protester during an operation to clear demonstrators from a tunnel have been... more »»

After long absence, Kim reappears with cane

October 15, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — After vanishing from the public eye for nearly six weeks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is back, ending rumors that he was gravely ill, deposed or worse. more »»

Hong Kong police clear protesters out of tunnel

October 15, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of Hong Kong police officers moved in early Wednesday to clear pro-democracy protesters out of a tunnel outside the city government headquarters, clashing with protester... more »»

Rights group: Iraq Shiite militias killing Sunnis

October 15, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Shiite militias have abducted and killed scores of Sunni civilians with the tacit support of the government in retaliation for Islamic State group attacks, Amnesty... more »»

Mexico prosecutor: Students not in 1st mass graves

October 15, 2014

CHILPANCINGO, Mexico (AP) — Authorities testing remains found in nine mass graves in southern Mexico have yet to find any of 43 teachers college students who disappeared after a confrontation wit... more »»

UN rights chief: Libyan civil society under threat

October 14, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. more »»

Australia's Flanagan wins Booker fiction prize

October 14, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Australian writer Richard Flanagan won the Booker Prize on Tuesday with a visceral book about wartime brutality and its aftermath - a novel the head of the judging team said was as... more »»

Strong explosion hits Cairo, leaving 12 injured

October 14, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — A strong blast hit a busy district in central Cairo on Tuesday night, leaving 12 injured, Egypt's official news agency reported, as a court sentenced seven Islamic militants to death... more »»

 
 
 

 

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