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Philippine woman drug convict execution delayed

April 28, 2015

CILICAP, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's attorney general says the execution has been delayed of a woman Philippine convict, one of nine people who had been due to face a firing squa. more »»

 
 
 
Iran seizes cargo ship after firing warning shots

April 28, 2015

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iranian forces fired warning shots across the bridge of a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo vessel as it was traversing the Strait of Hormuz, boarded the ship and... more »»

Hopes for Greek deal rise as prime minister, EU see progress

April 28, 2015

BRUSSELS (AP) — Hopes for a deal on Greece's bailout rose on Tuesday after the prime minister said he expected an agreement could be reached within two weeks and the European Union reported a... more »»

Saudi Arabia foils US Embassy attack, arrests 93 suspects

April 28, 2015

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia on Tuesday announced the arrest of 93 suspects with ties to the Islamic State group who it says were planning multi-pronged attacks on the U.S. more »»

UN: More than 300,000 driven from homes in Yemen's conflict

April 28, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — More than 300,000 Yemenis have been driven from their homes by a month of violence in the impoverished Arab nation, double the number only two weeks ago, amid escalating... more »»

UN, Vatican team up for climate change agenda

April 28, 2015

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The United Nations and Vatican joined forces Tuesday to warn about the dire effects of climate change, gathering religious leaders, Nobel laureates and heads of state to... more »»

Police station attack in Bosnia reignites ethnic tensions

April 28, 2015

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — The killing of a policeman by a Muslim gunman prompted Bosnian Serb leaders on Tuesday to renew calls for independence from the federation forged in a U.S. more »»

Golf course debate reflects Vietnam army's capitalist streak

April 28, 2015

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's busiest airport, once a major gateway for thousands of U.S. more »»

Russia releases photos of new tank ahead of Victory Day

April 28, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Defense Ministry has released photographs of its new tank, which will be shown to the public for the first time during next month's Victory Day parade on Red Square. more »»

Image of Asia: Trying to keep out the rain in Kathmandu

April 28, 2015

In this photo by Manish Swarup, a woman living in a makeshift tent after Nepal's destructive earthquake fixes her shelter during rain in Kathmandu. more »»

Cypriot president unveils steps to boost peace talks trust

April 28, 2015

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus' president said Tuesday he would this week give the new Turkish Cypriot leader details about minefields in the ethnically split island's breakaway north, one of a... more »»

Study: Obama most followed on Twitter, pope most influential

April 28, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — A new study shows U.S. more »»

Palestinian who clashed with Israeli troops dies of wounds

April 28, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian officials say a Palestinian man wounded in clashes with Israeli troops the night before has died. more »»

UN says it will try to identify all Ebola cases by June

April 28, 2015

LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says it aims to identify and isolate all new Ebola cases in West Africa by the end of May to stop the spread of the lethal virus before the rainy season. more »»

Ethiopia ponders stiffer penalties for human smuggling

April 28, 2015

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia is drafting a new law to stiffen punishments for human trafficking in an attempt to stem a wave of dangerous migrations to Europe, the Ministry of Justice... more »»

Choppers ferry injured in Nepal; new mudslide hits village

April 28, 2015

GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — Helicopters crisscrossed the mountains above a remote district Tuesday near the epicenter of the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed more than 4,400 people, ferrying the... more »»

250 people feared missing after mudslide in Nepal village

April 28, 2015

GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — An official says 250 people are believed missing following a mudslide and avalanche in an isolated village in rural Nepal not far from the epicenter of Saturday's powerful... more »»

UK man accused of killing US soldier with bomb in Iraq

April 28, 2015

LONDON (AP) — A British man went on trial in London on Tuesday accused of making a roadside bomb that killed a U.S. soldier in Iraq in 2007. more »»

AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

April 28, 2015

LONDON (AP) — A boat carrying hundreds of migrants to Europe capsized off Libya in what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest known migrant tragedy, with survivors arriving in Italy last week an... more »»

Afghan official: At least 52 dead in landslide in northeast

April 28, 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A massive landslide in a remote province in northeastern Afghanistan killed at least 52 people on Tuesday, a provincial official said. more »»

The Latest on Nepal Quake: UN says 8 million affected

April 28, 2015

4.45 p.m. (1100 GMT)

The United Nations says 8 million people have been affected by the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed nearly 4,400 people and . more »»

 
 

 

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