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UN's Cambodian soldiers clear land mines in divided Cyprus

August 26, 2015

MAMMARI, Cyprus (AP) — Cambodian army Lt. Sovannara Leang says helping clear ethnically-divided Cyprus of land mines has hit home with him. more »»

Arab League delays meeting on creating joint military force

August 26, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — The Arab League has postponed a meeting of member state defense ministers who were scheduled to ratify a protocol for a new joint military force to intervene in troubled areas in the... more »»

Hungary border fence proves futile in slowing migrant flow

August 26, 2015

ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — Clambering over the razor-wire fence or scuttling under it, migrants surged Wednesday across the Serbian border into Hungar. more »»

Critics deliver mixed verdict on hyped Cumberbatch 'Hamlet'

August 26, 2015

LONDON (AP) — It's a "Hamlet" with Hollywood-level hype and an A-list star in Benedict Cumberbatch. But London's latest stage sensation is more than a Shakespearean star vehicle. more »»

Corruption scandal moves closer to Guatemalan president

August 26, 2015

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala's Supreme Court has taken the first step in allowing impeachment proceedings against President Otto Perez Molina and his former Vice President Roxana Baldetti has... more »»

Wall Street set to rise on open but other markets languish

August 26, 2015

TOKYO (AP) — Wall Street was expected to rise sharply on the open Wednesday, though most other global markets languished amid worries over longer-term problems with China's economy. more »»

Amid jeers, Merkel vows 'no tolerance' of far-right hatred

August 26, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel urged Germans to stand up against hatred and vowed zero tolerance for attacks against refugees, even as more than a hundred far-right protesters booed her visit to a... more »»

Belgian WWII nurse who helped save many US troops dies

August 26, 2015

BRUSSELS (AP) — A Belgian nurse who helped save hundreds of American soldiers during the Battle of the Bulge at the end of World War II has died and will be buried near where thousands of Allied... more »»

PM hikes Romanian doctors' wages by 25 percent

August 26, 2015

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's prime minister has hiked doctors' and nurses' wages, among the lowest in Europe, by 25 percent after medics threatened to strike following a court ruling that... more »»

Gunman in high-speed train attack charged with terrorism

August 26, 2015

PARIS (AP) — The Moroccan suspect in a foiled attack on a high-speed train is facing terrorism charges over what authorities say was a plan to unleash carnage among hundreds of passengers. more »»

70th annual tomato battle leaves Spanish town red

August 26, 2015

BUNOL, Spain (AP) — More than 20,000 people have pelted each other in the street with tomatoes in this year's "Tomatina" as the Spanish event celebrates its 70th birthday. more »»

Hungary border fence proving futile in slowing migrant flow

August 26, 2015

ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — Clambering over razor wire or scuttling under it, a growing tide of migrants surged across the Serbian border into Hungary on Wednesday, impatiently jostling to complete th... more »»

Global markets languish despite Chinese rate cut

August 26, 2015

TOKYO (AP) — Global stock markets mostly fell Wednesday as initial euphoria over an interest rate cut by China the day before succumbed to lingering worries over longer-term problems with its... more »»

German leaders visit refugee homes following neo-Nazi riots

August 26, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — German President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel were visiting shelters for asylum-seekers Wednesday to express support following an outburst of anti-foreigner violence... more »»

NATO: Men in Afghan uniforms kill 2 foreign troops at base

August 26, 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Two men wearing Afghan security force uniforms opened fire Wednesday inside a military base in southern Afghanistan, killing two NATO service members before being shot... more »»

Shares languish despite China rate cut; Europe declines

August 26, 2015

TOKYO (AP) — Shares fell Wednesday in Europe and Asian markets were mixed as an initial burst of euphoria over an interest rate cut by China the day before succumbed to lingering worries over... more »»

French-American who would 'give anything' is new attack hero

August 26, 2015

PARIS (AP) — Mark Moogalian and his wife were seated facing each other on the high-speed train when he suddenly told her, "Get out, this is serious. more »»

Norway accused of unfairly taking away immigrant children

August 26, 2015

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — One August day, Airida Pettersen received the news many immigrant mothers have come to dread: School representatives told the Lithuanian that child welfare officials... more »»

US student who helped stop France terror attack arrives home

August 26, 2015

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An American college student who along with two friends helped stop a terror attack on a high-speed train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris returned home to California. more »»

In Jerusalem's culture war, secular residents make gains

August 26, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — Crowds of angry ultra-Orthodox Jewish men, wearing long beards, black and white garb and large black hats, protested in the streets of Jerusalem earlier this month against a new... more »»

 
 

 

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