Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access e-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 
Myanmar camp baby a brief chapter in painful story

July 8, 2014

SITTWE, Myanmar (AP) — Hours after Shamshu Nahad gave birth to her second child, a beautiful baby girl, her husband was digging its grav. more »»

Shevardnadze: Fearless life, sad political ending

July 8, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eduard Shevardnadze was sitting in the front of the small Yak-40 jet that was screaming toward liftoff from Sukhumi. It was 10 p.m. The runway and cabin lights were off. more »»

UN pushes for migrants to be called refugees

July 8, 2014

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — United Nations officials are pushing for many of the Central Americans fleeing to the U.. more »»

French, US leaders press for Ukraine cease-fire

July 8, 2014

PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande and U.S. more »»

Diplomats: Iran nuke talks make little progress

July 8, 2014

VIENNA (AP) — Talks over Iran's nuclear program are making little headway, with Tehran resisting U.S. more »»

Israeli army launches offensive on Gaza Strip

July 8, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli army says it has launched an offensive operation against the Gaza Strip to quell rocket attacks, and a Palestinian official says Israeli airstrikes have wounded at... more »»

Quake slams Mexico, Guatemala; at least 3 dead

July 8, 2014

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A magnitude-6. more »»

Bahrain orders US diplomat to leave

July 8, 2014

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Bahrain ordered a top U.S. diplomat to leave the country on Monday after he met with a leading Shiite opposition group.

The Foreign Ministry said in a statement that U. more »»

63 abducted females escape extremists in Nigeria

July 8, 2014

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — More than 60 Nigerian girls and women abducted two weeks ago by Islamic extremists have managed to escape, officials said Monday, though more than 200 girls kidnapped in... more »»

UN recognizes gay marriages for staffers

July 7, 2014

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations announced Monday it would recognize the gay marriages of all its staffers, in a major policy shift that opens the door for the spouses of homosexual... more »»

Gaza militants unleash heavy rocket fire on Israel

July 7, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Militants in the Gaza Strip unleashed dozens of rockets on southern Israel late Monday, setting off air raid sirens and forcing hundreds of thousands of Israelis to stay indoors... more »»

Bahrain orders US diplomat to leave

July 7, 2014

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Bahrain ordered a top U.S. diplomat to leave the country on Monday after he met with a leading Shiite opposition group.

The Foreign Ministry said in a statement that U. more »»

Loch Ness monster it ain't: 6-foot croc in Greece

July 7, 2014

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece has its own lake monster — and it's no Nessie. more »»

Iraqi parliament squabbles over when to next meet

July 7, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — With political leaders deadlocked, Iraq's parliament squabbled Monday over when to hold its next session, potentially delaying the formation of a new government for weeks despite... more »»

UK PM's ex-aide Coulson facing perjury charge

July 7, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Scottish prosecutors say former News of the World editor Andy Coulson, convicted last month of phone hacking, has been summoned to face a perjury charge. more »»

Pope: Bishops must be held accountable for abuse

July 7, 2014

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis begged forgiveness Monday in his first meeting with Catholics sexually abused by members of the clergy and went further than any of his predecessors by vowing to... more »»

Egypt President defends recent price hikes

July 7, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi defended Monday his recent decisions to partially lift subsidies on fuel that caused a public outcry, calling them a necessary "bitter pill" t... more »»

Quake slams Mexico, Guatemala; at least 3 dead

July 7, 2014

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A magnitude-6. more »»

3 bridges blown up in Ukraine near rebel-held city

July 7, 2014

NOVOBAKHMUTIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — Three bridges on key roads leading into the Ukrainian city of Donetsk were blown up Monday — an apparent attempt to slow down any possible assault by government... more »»

Thousands rally in Kenya against president's rule

July 7, 2014

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Thousands rallied Monday in Kenya's capital against President Uhuru Kenyatta's rule, with some demanding that he step down for failing to improve the lives of Kenyans since... more »»

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web