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Storm dissipates after killing at least 20 in Caribbean

August 29, 2015

HAVANA (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika dissipated early Saturday, even as its remnants began drenching parts of eastern Cuba. more »»

 
 
 
Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 3 years in prison

August 29, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison, the latest twist in a long-running trial criticized worldwide by diplomats,... more »»

Tens of thousands rally in Malaysia, demand Najib resign

August 29, 2015

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Tens of thousands of Malaysians wearing yellow T-shirts and blowing horns defiantly held a major rally in the capital Saturday to demand the resignation of embattled... more »»

38 girls, young women killed in Swaziland crash, says group

August 29, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — At least 38 girls and young women were killed in a crash while travelling to a famous traditional festival in Swaziland, a rights group said on Saturday. more »»

Police arrest foreigner, find passports in Bangkok bomb case

August 29, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a foreign man Saturday they said had been holed up in a suburban apartment with bomb-making equipment and stacks of passports, the first possible... more »»

The Latest: Suspect's bomb material same as in deadly blast

August 29, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the arrest of a suspect in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local):

7.30 p.m. more »»

AP PHOTOS: Hindu holy men lead bath rituals in Indian river

August 29, 2015

NASIK, India (AP) — Brass bands played and people passed out fruit and cookies as hundreds of thousands of Hindu holy men and believers plunged into the Godavari River to wash away their sins on... more »»

Tropical storm dissipates, but kills 20 in Caribbean

August 29, 2015

HAVANA (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika dissipated early Sunday, even as its remnants began drenching parts of eastern Cuba. more »»

The Latest: Al-Jazeera vows to free journalists in Egypt

August 29, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):

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3:45 p.m. more »»

Police arrest foreigner in Bangkok shrine bombing case

August 29, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities Saturday arrested a foreign man they said had been holed up in a suburban apartment with stacks of passports and bomb-making materials, the first possible... more »»

Tropical storm weakens, but kills at least 20 Caribbean

August 29, 2015

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika was losing its punch, apparently dissipating even as it drenched Haiti and the Dominican Republic early Saturday. more »»

The Latest: Britain 'deeply concerned' by Al-Jazeera verdict

August 29, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):

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2:25 p.m. more »»

The Latest: Canada asks for release of Al-Jazeera defendant

August 29, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):

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1:45 p.m. more »»

The Latest: Journalist group criticizes Al-Jazeera verdict

August 29, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):

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1:30 p.. more »»

Gunbattles between rival Taliban factions leave 5 dead

August 29, 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Gunbattles between rival Taliban factions left at least five dead in southern Afghanistan, a top official with the insurgent group said Saturday as its members meet in... more »»

UK prosecutors mull charges for News Corp. over hacking

August 29, 2015

LONDON (AP) — British prosecutors say they are considering corporate charges against Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. over phone hacking at the now-defunct News of the World tabloid. more »»

The Latest: Peter Greste worries about Al-Jazeera colleagues

August 29, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):

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12:30 p.m. more »»

5 killed, 24 injured in attacks in southeast Turkey

August 29, 2015

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Officials and media reports say three attacks or clashes between Turkish security forces and Kurdish rebels have killed five people and injured 24 others in southeast Turkey. more »»

Workers overcome by gases at China paper mill, 7 die, 2 hurt

August 29, 2015

BEIJING (AP) — Workers were overcome with toxic gas from a paper mill's waste pool and seven of them died, authorities said Saturday, in China's latest deadly accident involving dangerous... more »»

The Latest: Amnesty criticizes Al-Jazeera trial verdict

August 29, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists:

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11:45 a.. more »»

Where to house Europe's migrants? Schools, barracks, parks

August 29, 2015

PARIS (AP) — With more and more refugees appearing in Europe daily this summer, cities and towns are grappling with a basic but crucial problem: Where can they all sleep?

Tent camps are the... more »»

 
 
 

 

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