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Minority scholar denies separatism at China trial

September 18, 2014

URUMQI, China (AP) — A prominent Muslim Uighur scholar being tried on separatism charges told a court in far western China on Thursday that he never advocated the overthrow of Chinese rule in his... more »»

India, China vow cooperation as troops face off

September 18, 2014

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian and Chinese troops faced off at their countries' unmarked border in the Himalayas on Thursday as their leaders were promising to boost economic cooperation and... more »»

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

September 18, 2014

SYDNEY (AP) — Police on Thursday said they thwarted a plot to carry out beheadings in Australia by supporters of the radical Islamic State group. more »»

Nigeria: Death toll in building collapse up to 80

September 18, 2014

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — The death toll in a building collapse at a televangelist's church complex in Nigeria has risen to 80, an official said Thursday. more »»

Series of attacks kills at least 15 in Iraq

September 18, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — A series of attacks, including several bombings in commercial areas of Baghdad, killed at least 15 people in Iraq on Thursday, officials said. more »»

WHO: 700 more Ebola cases emerge in only 1 week

September 18, 2014

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The World Health Organization says more than 700 more Ebola cases emerged in West Africa in one week, a statistic that shows the outbreak is accelerating. more »»

Doctor: Ford to undergo 40 days of chemotherapy

September 18, 2014

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will undergo 40 days of chemotherapy to treat a rare and difficult-to-beat cancer that forced him to do what months of scandals over drug and alcohol abuse... more »»

APNewsBreak: NKorea unresponsive to US envoy offer

September 18, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea is not accepting American offers to send a high-level envoy to seek the release of three detained Americans, a senior U.S. official said Wednesda. more »»

IS group seizes 16 villages in northern Syria

September 18, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State fighters backed by tanks have captured 16 Kurdish villages over the past 24 hours in northern Syria near the Turkish border, prompting civilians to flee their homes... more »»

Thai military ruler apologizes for bikini comment

September 18, 2014

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's military ruler apologized Thursday for suggesting that foreigners visiting the country's world-famous beaches might be unsafe wearing bikinis in the wake of the killing... more »»

British Muslims plead for hostage under threat

September 18, 2014

LONDON (AP) — British Muslim leaders made a plea Thursday for the safety of a British hostage threatened with beheading by Islamic State extremists in Syria. more »»

A guide to Scotland as it votes on independence

September 18, 2014

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — The people of Scotland are deciding Thursday whether to end a partnership with the rest of the United Kingdom that has lasted more than 300 years. more »»

Int'l monitors endorse Fiji election as credible

September 18, 2014

SUVA, Fiji (AP) — International observers endorsed the landmark Fiji election as credible on Thursday, although most smaller political parties said they would not accept what appeared to be a... more »»

India, China leaders to discuss trade, investment

September 18, 2014

NEW DELHI (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed to bring prosperity to Asia and create opportunities for the world as he and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi began talks Thursday to deepe... more »»

UN's flight marks new era on Israel-Syria front

September 18, 2014

CAMP ZIOUANI, Golan Heights (AP) — For four decades, a multinational United Nations mission has quietly monitored the sleepy Golan Heights — providing a symbol of stability between bitter enemies... more »»

Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

September 18, 2014

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — For Scots, Wednesday was a day of excitement, apprehension, and a flood of final appeals before a big decision. more »»

Australian leader warns of planned random attack

September 18, 2014

SYDNEY (AP) — Counterterrorism raids in Sydney on Thursday were sparked by security intelligence that the Islamic State movement was planning a random, violent attack in Australia as a... more »»

Scotland's independence vote puts UK union on edge

September 18, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Breaking up is hard to do, especially after 307 years. The entire United Kingdom will find out just how hard if Scotland chooses independence in Thursday's vote. more »»

AP Interview: Silva seeks grassroots Brazil reform

September 18, 2014

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Front-running presidential candidate Marina Silva says the key to her support among millions of Brazilians who joined in anti-government protests last year is her... more »»

Fed keeps rates low, but brace for the inevitable

September 18, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday.

Enjoy the easy money while it lasts. more »»

 
 

 

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