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Protesters briefly storm Pakistan state TV station

September 1, 2014

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Anti-government protesters stormed Pakistan's state television building Monday, forcing the channel briefly off the air as they clashed with police and pushed closer to the prime... more »»

 
 
 
Spain orders custody for parents of ill UK boy

September 1, 2014

LONDON (AP) — The grandmother of a 5-year-old British boy with a severe brain tumor accused U.. more »»

Syrian rebels, government clash in Golan Heights

September 1, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels clashed with government troops on Monday in the Golan Heights, where al-Qaida-linked insurgents abducted U.N. peacekeepers last week, activists sai. more »»

UN diplomats examine Islamic State alleged crimes

September 1, 2014

GENEVA (AP) — Iraq's government asked the U.N. more »»

Poland's PM: Ukraine's war must be stopped now

September 1, 2014

GDANSK, Poland (AP) — The outbreak of World War II 75 years ago shows why Europe must put an end to the war in Ukraine now, Poland's prime minister said Monday. more »»

Americans detained in North Korea call for US help

September 1, 2014

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and — watched by officials as they... more »»

Military action leaves Lesotho in power vacuum

September 1, 2014

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The king of Lesotho is taking action to fill a power vacuum after the military's actions over the weekend caused the prime minister to flee the mountainous African country. more »»

Anti-euro party's success poses dilemma for Merkel

September 1, 2014

BERLIN (AP) — The success of a new anti-euro party in a German state election intensifies a dilemma for Chancellor Angela Merkel: how to handle a rival whose rise could make it more difficult for... more »»

Moscow: Ukraine talks must back cease-fire now

September 1, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Diplomats at a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine must push for an immediate, unconditional cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russian... more »»

China anti-dissent playbook may fail in Hong Kong

September 1, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — China's Communist leaders have pulled out their usual playbook to suppress resistance to their plans to tightly limit the first direct election of Hong Kong's leader, but are... more »»

Liberia extends stay-home order amid Ebola crisis

September 1, 2014

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia's president ordered most civil servants to stay home another month in an effort to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, according to a statement released... more »»

Protesters clash with Pakistan police, storm TV

September 1, 2014

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani anti-government protesters stormed the state TV building on Monday, forcing the channel briefly off the air as they clashed with police and pushed further into a... more »»

Iran president urges clerics to tolerate Internet

September 1, 2014

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president Monday urged the country's clerics to be more tolerant of the Internet and new technologies, which are often the target of criticism by influential hard-liner... more »»

Turkey issues warrants for police in alleged plot

September 1, 2014

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish authorities have issued arrest warrants for 33 police officers accused of plotting against the government. more »»

Paris suburb building blast death toll reaches 7

September 1, 2014

PARIS (AP) — The death toll in the partial collapse of a four-story apartment building has risen to seven in a northeastern Paris suburb after emergency crews pulled the body of an elderly woman... more »»

Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

September 1, 2014

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for... more »»

Merkel aide downplays anti-euro party's success

September 1, 2014

BERLIN (AP) — A top aide to German Chancellor Angela Merkel is downplaying a new anti-euro party's strong showing in a state election, arguing that it's too early to say its long-term success is... more »»

Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

September 1, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — The bumbling young militant first drops the rocket launcher on the toes of his boss before taking aim and firing toward a military checkpoint outside of an Iraqi town — not... more »»

Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

September 1, 2014

HAVANA (AP) — Cubans braced Monday for a clampdown on the flow of car tires, flat-screen televisions, blue jeans and shampoo in the bags of travelers who haul eye-popping amounts of foreign-bough... more »»

Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

September 1, 2014

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. more »»

Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

September 1, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers escaped their besieged outpost in the Golan Heights after a seven-hour gunbattle with Syrian rebels, Philippine officials said... more »»

 
 

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