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Syrian lawmaker first to announce presidential bid

April 23, 2014

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A Syrian lawmaker registered as a candidate Wednesday for the country's June 3 presidential election, becoming the first official contender in a vote that will take place... more »»

Palestinian rivals to try again for unity deal

April 23, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah agreed Wednesday to form a unity government and hold new elections — a potentially historic step toward mending the rift... more »»

Pakistan's army wants TV news channel shut down

April 23, 2014

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's powerful army has asked a government regulator to shut down a leading private news channel over what the military calls "false" reports that the country's intelligence... more »»

Amid Russian warning, Ukraine's in a security bind

April 23, 2014

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's highly publicized goal to recapture police stations and government buildings seized by pro-Russia forces in the east produced little action on the ground... more »»

Abbas, rival Hamas give reconciliation another try

April 23, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah on Wednesday agreed to form a unity government and hold new elections, making a new attempt to overcome a seven-year... more »»

Obama offering Japan security, economic assurances

April 23, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Facing fresh questions about his commitment to Asia, President Barack Obama will seek to convince Japan's leaders Thursday that he can deliver on his security and economic pledges,... more »»

France unveils plan to stop youths joining jihad

April 23, 2014

PARIS (AP) — France wants to deter youths from joining the ranks of Islamist militants in Syria's civil war, and is planning a series of tough-love measures that answer the pleas of parents and... more »»

Amsterdam may ban pot shops in Red Light district

April 23, 2014

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Amsterdam has won court permission to ban marijuana cafes in its famous Red Light district, stepping up a crackdown on the city's freewheeling lifestyle. more »»

Syrian lawmaker first to field run for presidency

April 23, 2014

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A Syrian lawmaker on Wednesday registered his candidacy for the June 3 presidential election, becoming the first contender in the June 3 vote that will be held in the midst... more »»

Greek milestone helps Europe put crisis in past

April 23, 2014

BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe's debt crisis is receding farther behind in the rear view mirror. more »»

SKorea ferry toll hits 156 as search gets tougher

April 23, 2014

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — As the 156th body was pulled from waters where the ferry Sewol sank a week ago, relatives of the nearly 150 still missing pressed the government Wednesday to finish the... more »»

Shakespeare's Globe taking 'Hamlet' to 200 nations

April 23, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Four centuries after his death, William Shakespeare is probably Britain's best-known export, his words and characters famous around the world. more »»

Snowden installed as University of Glasgow rector

April 23, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden has been installed as the official representative of students at the University of Glasgow. more »»

Yemen examines DNA of slain al-Qaida militants

April 23, 2014

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's president on Wednesday said that the death toll of this week's military campaign against al-Qaida has reached over 60 suspected militants, including several of the... more »»

Bomb, shooting in Egypt kills 2 police officers

April 23, 2014

CAIRO (AP) — A senior Egyptian police officer was killed by a bomb placed under his car in a western Cairo suburb Wednesday, the latest in a series of targeted attacks on police and the military... more »»

Gaza official: Israeli airstrike wounds 3

April 23, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah on Wednesday agreed to form a unity government and hold new elections, making a new attempt to overcome a seven-year... more »»

Obama opens Japan trip at famous sushi restaurant

April 23, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday opened a four-country Asia tour aimed at reassuring allies in the region that the U.. more »»

FM vows response if Russians attacked in Ukraine

April 23, 2014

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russia's foreign minister on Wednesday promised a firm response if its citizens or interests come under attack in Ukraine — a vow that came after Ukraine announced a... more »»

Europe recovery shows signs of strengthening

April 23, 2014

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A closely watched survey has found business activity across the 18-country eurozone running at a three-year high, in perhaps the clearest sign yet that the economic... more »»

Turkey calls WWI Armenian killings 'shared pain'

April 23, 2014

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday offered an unprecedented, conciliatory message to Armenians on the eve of the anniversary of the massacre of... more »»

 
 

 

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