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Iraq says Islamic State militants 'bulldozed' ancient site

March 6, 2015

BAGHDAD (AP) — Islamic State militants "bulldozed" the renowned archaeological site of the ancient city of Nimrud in northern Iraq on Thursday using heavy military vehicles, the government said. more »»

 
 
 
Knifed US envoy to Seoul in pain as officials investigate

March 6, 2015

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to South Korea struggled with pain as he recovered Friday from a knife attack, while police searched the offices of the anti-U.S. more »»

Ex-crew recognizes photos of sunken Japanese battleship

March 6, 2015

TOKYO (AP) — A former crewmember on a Japanese battleship that sank during World War II said Thursday he recognized photos of wreckage discovered this week off the Philippines by a team led by... more »»

Amid crisis, Venezuelans remember Chavez 2 years after death

March 6, 2015

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Early morning fireworks burst over Venezuela's capital Thursday for a commemoration of Hugo Chavez on the second anniversary of his death, even as economic crisis... more »»

Netanyahu's Iran speech gains tacit support in Saudi Arabia

March 5, 2015

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's fiery speech this week before the U.S. more »»

When in Paris: Kim Kardashian and Jared Leto go platinum

March 5, 2015

PARIS (AP) — Kim Kardashian made a fashion statement of her own at Balmain's show Thursday, showing off newly platinum locks. more »»

Amid crisis, Venezuelans remember Chavez 2 years after death

March 5, 2015

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Early morning fireworks burst over Venezuela's capital Thursday for a commemoration of Hugo Chavez on the second anniversary of his death, even as economic crisis... more »»

Syria says it killed military leader of al-Qaida group

March 5, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — The military commander of al-Qaida's Syrian affiliate was killed Thursday in an explosion targeting a meeting of senior militants in northern Syria which also killed and wounded a... more »»

Death toll in east Ukraine mine blast reaches 33

March 5, 2015

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Officials in a separatist rebel-held city in east Ukraine say the death toll from an accidental explosion at a coal mine has risen to 3. more »»

PLO calls for ending security coordination with Israel

March 5, 2015

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — A top body in the Palestine Liberation Organization on Thursday called for ending security coordination with Israel — a step that could further escalate tensions. more »»

South Africa to investigate spy allegations

March 5, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The South African government said Thursday that it is investigating allegations, posted on a website, that the head of the state watchdog agency and opposition figures spied... more »»

Libya says 11 oil fields non-operational after IS attacks

March 5, 2015

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libya's state-run oil corporation has declared 11 oil fields in the country non-operational after attacks by suspected Islamic State militants, opting for a force majeure... more »»

Boko Haram refugees risk lives to cross lake to Chad camps

March 5, 2015

BAGA SOLA, Chad (AP) — Kellou Abakar knew she was in trouble as the contractions started not long after an Islamic extremist group attacked her town in Nigeria. more »»

Egypt's el-Sissi replaces interior minister in reshuffle

March 5, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi on Thursday replaced the country's powerful interior minister as part of a Cabinet reshuffle, in what was taken as a sign of growing... more »»

Iranian special operatives free diplomat abducted in Yemen

March 5, 2015

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran said Thursday that a team of special operatives has freed an Iranian diplomat abducted more than 19 months ago in Yemen, a rare acknowledgement by Tehran of an... more »»

Boko Haram killing men, tribes linked to Chad, witnesses say

March 5, 2015

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Boko Haram militants are rampaging through northeast Nigerian villages and selectively killing men, boys and members of the same tribe as Chadian forces that have dealt... more »»

European Central Bank: Recovery is strengthening

March 5, 2015

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The European Central Bank will unleash its 1.1 trillion euro ($1.2 trillion) stimulus program on Monday — and says the prospect is already boosting the eurozone economy. more »»

When in Paris: Kim Kardashian goes platinum for Fashion Week

March 5, 2015

PARIS (AP) — Kim Kardashian made a fashion statement of her own at Balmain's show Thursday, showing off newly platinum locks. more »»

Ukraine blockade of rebel territory fosters resentment

March 5, 2015

KURAKHOVE, Ukraine (AP) — Tears welled up in Vera Pavliy's eyes as she stood outside the bank, looking as if she had just gotten los. more »»

Floods kill 42 people in Tanzania, authorities say

March 5, 2015

ZANZIBAR, Tanzania (AP) — Floods from a heavy 30-minute storm in Tanzania killed at least 42 people in an area close to Lake Victoria in Kahama district, authorities said. more »»

Last Ebola patient is released in Liberia

March 5, 2015

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia released its last Ebola patient, a 58-year old teacher, from a treatment center on Thursday, beginning its countdown to being declared Ebola free. more »»

 
 
 

 

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