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Affluence eludes poor crowding into Asian cities

September 22, 2014

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Down a concrete path, between rail tracks that buzz with each approaching train and a river choked by plastic and raw sewage, Asih Binti Arif cradles her baby and... more »»

New Afghan leader to name woman to Supreme Court

September 22, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's new president-elect says he wants Afghan women represented at the highest levels of government, including on the Supreme Court. more »»

China, US, India push world carbon emissions up

September 22, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Spurred chiefly by China, the United States and India, the world spewed far more carbon pollution into the air last year than ever before, scientists announced Sunday as world... more »»

German employers struggle to find apprentices

September 22, 2014

BERLIN (AP) — It's lunchtime at Tauro and the restaurant staff are bustling to keep up with orders for marinated pork ribs, spinach-filled crepes and chicken breast with ricotta and pine kernels. more »»

Egypt militants claim blast near foreign ministry

September 22, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian militant group claimed responsibility for Sunday's bomb blast in a busy downtown Cairo street near the Foreign Ministry that killed two senior police officers and wounded... more »»

Fiji's military ruler sworn in as elected leader

September 22, 2014

SUVA, Fiji (AP) — Fiji's military ruler was sworn in as the South Pacific nation's elected leader Monday after results confirmed his big win in the first election since he led a coup eight years... more »»

Russia wants to keep Ukraine off UN radar

September 22, 2014

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — As world leaders gather at the U.N. this week, the U.S. more »»

Cuban baseball opening runs into trouble

September 22, 2014

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba's unprecedented effort to stop a devastating baseball talent drain doesn't seem to be working, with a string of stars leaving for the major leagues in the year since the... more »»

New Afghan president, but vote totals kept secret

September 22, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Ending months of vote-related tension, Afghanistan's election commission named a new president Sunday only hours after the leading candidates signed a power-sharing deal... more »»

Yemen government signs peace deal with Shiites

September 22, 2014

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni government officials and Shiite rebels signed a peace agreement on Sunday following days of violence that left more than 140 people dead and sent thousands fleeing thei... more »»

New Afghan president, but vote totals kept secret

September 21, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Ending months of vote-related tension, Afghanistan's election commission named a new president Sunday only hours after the leading candidates signed a power-sharing deal... more »»

Syria refugee flood to Turkey hits 100,000

September 21, 2014

KUCUK KENDIRCILER, Turkey (AP) — The 19-year-old Kurdish militant, who has been fighting the Islamic State group in Syria, brought his family across the border into Turkey to safety Sunda. more »»

Sierra Leone concludes nationwide Ebola lockdown

September 21, 2014

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Frustrated residents complained of food shortages in some neighborhoods of Sierra Leone's capital on Sunday as the country reached the third and final day of a... more »»

Erdogan: Turkey won't give hostage release details

September 21, 2014

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish government won't reveal details of a covert operation that ensured the release of 49 people held hostage by the Islamic State group, President Recep Tayyip... more »»

Yemen government signs peace deal with Shiites

September 21, 2014

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni government officials and Shiite rebels signed a peace agreement on Sunday following days of violence that left more than 140 people dead and sent thousands fleeing thei... more »»

Bombings, mortar fire kill 13 people in Iraq

September 21, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Bombs and mortar fire killed 13 people in Shiite areas in and around Baghdad on Sunday, as Iraqi security forces said they succeeded in breaking a siege on soldiers who had been... more »»

Thousands march in Moscow against Ukraine fighting

September 21, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Tens of thousands of people marched through central Moscow on Sunday to demonstrate against the fighting in Ukraine and Russia's alleged complicity in the conflict. more »»

UN General Assembly to focus on war on extremists

September 21, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — A brutal terrorist organization that calls itself a state but lacks recognition from any government will take center stage when more than 140 heads of state and government convene... more »»

Sierra Leone reaches final day of Ebola lockdown

September 21, 2014

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Frustrated residents complained of food shortages in some neighborhoods of Sierra Leone's capital on Sunday as the country reached the third and final day of a... more »»

Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack

September 21, 2014

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Relatives of the dead, survivors and shop owners converged outside Nairobi's Westgate Mall on Sunday, lighting candles and laying flowers in memory of those killed a year ag... more »»

 
 

 

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