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Patient Zero in Ebola outbreak was Guinean toddler

October 28, 2014

LONDON (AP) — In the Guinean village where the current West African Ebola outbreak began, 14 graves mark the spot where the lethal virus began to spiral out of control. more »»

Egypt to create buffer zone along Gaza border

October 28, 2014

EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian authorities on Tuesday ordered residents living along the country's eastern border with the Gaza Strip to evacuate so they can demolish their homes and set up a... more »»

Nicely preserved mammoth carcass shown in Moscow

October 28, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Nearly 40,000 years old and in surprisingly good shape, the carcass of a woolly mammoth has gone on display in Moscow. more »»

Ukraine's parliament to remain a rowdy place

October 28, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Anti-corruption crusaders, paramilitary commanders, radical ultranationalists, remnants of the disgraced former president's entourage. more »»

Pope delivers mini-encyclical on poor, environment

October 28, 2014

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis delivered an off-the-cuff, mini-encyclical on the rights of the poor, the injustices of unemployment, and the need for environmental protection Tuesday, saying... more »»

AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

October 28, 2014

The U.S.-led coalition kept up its airstrikes last week on the northern Syrian town of Kobani, trying to make sure it does not fall to militants from the Islamic State group. more »»

Museum of Jewish history opens in Poland

October 28, 2014

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The presidents of Poland and Israel on Tuesday joined Holocaust survivors for the formal opening of a multimedia museum that tells the 1,000-year history of Jewish life in... more »»

Czechs honor Winton for trains evacuating children

October 28, 2014

PRAGUE (AP) — The president of the Czech Republic awarded a Briton his country's highest state honor for organizing a mass evacuation of children to save them from Nazi death camps. more »»

Nigeria: German killed, pirates hijack gunboat

October 28, 2014

WARRI, Nigeria (AP) — Gunmen killed a German man and kidnapped a second in southwest Nigeria, police said Tuesday as the military reported that pirates in the oil-rich south hijacked a police... more »»

18 miners trapped in coal mine accident in Turkey

October 28, 2014

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Surging water trapped at least 18 workers Tuesday in a coal mine in Turkey, officials and reports said — an event likely to raise even more concerns about the nation's poor... more »»

Iraqi Kurdish fighters to head to Syria

October 28, 2014

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Dozens of Iraq's Kurdish peshmerga fighters will fly to Turkey on Tuesday and from there cross into the Syrian border town of Kobani to help fellow Kurds fight Muslim militants... more »»

Top UN Ebola official: new cases poorly tracked

October 28, 2014

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Authorities are having trouble figuring out how many more people are getting Ebola in Liberia and Sierra Leone and where the hot spots are in those countries, harming... more »»

Israel attorney general probes Palestinian bus ban

October 28, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's attorney general said Tuesday he would ask the country's defense minister to explain his proposed order banning thousands of Palestinian workers from the Israeli public... more »»

Italy president testifies in Mafia trial

October 28, 2014

ROME (AP) — Italy's president testified for three hours Tuesday behind closed doors in a Mafia trial over purported negotiations between the state and organized crime to stop terror attacks in th... more »»

Emissions drop puts EU just shy of 2020 goal

October 28, 2014

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The European Union's environment agency says the bloc's greenhouse gas emissions dropped by nearly 2 percent last year, putting the EU very close to reaching its... more »»

Afghan prison renovation incomplete, auditor says

October 28, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The renovation of Afghanistan's main prison which began five years ago has yet to be completed, and the State Department has terminated the contract despite America... more »»

NATO chief: Strong alliance for better Russia ties

October 28, 2014

BRUSSELS (AP) — Only a strong Western security alliance can negotiate better ties with Russia, NATO's new secretary general said Tuesday. more »»

Turkish villages give Syrian Kurds shelter, hope

October 28, 2014

ALANYURT, Turkey (AP) — Just eight families used to inhabit this small hamlet jutting into no-man's land on the Turkish-Syrian border, eking out a living from the land, living in mud-brick houses... more »»

Victim's body found from sunken South Korean ferry

October 28, 2014

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The first body found in three months was being recovered Tuesday from the sunken South Korean ferry, increasing the official death toll to 295, officials said. more »»

Image of Asia: Cycling to work in Pyongyang

October 28, 2014

In the photo taken by Wong Maye-E through condensation on a car window, North Koreans are seen cycling to work in Pyongyang at dawn Tuesday. more »»

 
 
 

 

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