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Substance or Style? Labour leader banks on geek appeal

May 5, 2015

LONDON (AP) — It was an unexpected moment on the campaign trail. more »»

Thailand's 87-year-old king makes rare appearance

May 5, 2015

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej made a rare public appearance Tuesday to mark the 65th anniversary of his coronation. more »»

Afghan poppy farmers say new seeds will boost opium output

May 5, 2015

ZHARI, Afghanistan (AP) — It's the cash crop of the Taliban and the scourge of Afghanistan — the country's intractable opium cultivation. more »»

Venezuelan rum industry succeeding despite country's woes

May 5, 2015

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Ever since he was a young man, one of Guillermo Matos' small pleasures has been a mid-month round of cocktails with friend. more »»

A name for Britain's new princess: Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

May 5, 2015

LONDON (AP) — It's a name that immediately evokes British royal history: Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. more »»

SurveyMonkey CEO died of head trauma in exercise accident

May 5, 2015

MEXICO CITY (AP) — SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg died of severe head trauma in an exercise accident in the Mexican resort town of Punta Mita, a Mexican state official said Monday. more »»

SurveyMonkey CEO died of head trauma in exercise accident

May 4, 2015

MEXICO CITY (AP) — SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg died of severe head trauma in an exercise accident in the Mexican resort town of Punta Mita, a Mexican state official said Monday. more »»

Nigeria's military: Battling tribal militia, not civilians

May 4, 2015

JOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's military is battling a dangerous tribal militia that could grow into a terrorist group in central Nigeria and denies accusations its troops have killed dozens of... more »»

Jean-Marie Le Pen suspended from French far-right party

May 4, 2015

PARIS (AP) — French far-right leader Jean-Marie Le Pen was suspended Monday from the National Front party he built into a political force over four decades after a series of controversial remarks... more »»

Protests highlight troubles of Ethiopian Jews in Israel

May 4, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — When Israel secretly airlifted waves of Ethiopian Jews in the 1980s and 1990s, saving them from war and famine in the Horn of Africa, it was celebrated as a triumphant show of... more »»

AP Interview: Qatar minister vows to improve migrants' lives

May 4, 2015

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Qatar's inability to ensure decent housing for its bulging migrant labor population was "a mistake" the government is working to fix as it prepares to host the 2022 World Cup,... more »»

Russia's new Armata tank makes debut in parade rehearsal

May 4, 2015

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's new Armata tank appeared in public for the first time Monday, rumbling down a broad Moscow avenue on its way to Red Square for the final rehearsal of the Victory Day parade. more »»

A name for Britain's new princess: Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

May 4, 2015

LONDON (AP) — It's a name that immediately evokes British royal history: Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. more »»

Rights group: 64 civilians killed in Syria coalition strike

May 4, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian rights group reported Monday that the death toll of civilians purportedly killed in airstrikes by the U.S. more »»

Texas looks to German experience for Astrodome plans

May 4, 2015

BRAND, Germany (AP) — It rose on a former Soviet airfield south of Berlin, a towering hangar bigger than a dozen football fields where ambitious entrepreneurs planned to revive Germany's zeppelin... more »»

Britain's new princess is named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

May 4, 2015

LONDON (AP) — It's a name that immediately evokes British royal history: Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. more »»

Taliban kill 17 Afghans even as they 'welcome' peace push

May 4, 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban militants who have been waging war on the Afghan government for more than a decade on Monday expressed a willingness to soften their position on a range of... more »»

Burundi Red Cross: 3 killed in clashes with security forces

May 4, 2015

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — At least three people have been killed in Burundi on Monday in violent clashes with the security forces, said the Red Cross, as street demonstrations persist over the... more »»

British comedian, activist Russell Brand backs Labour Party

May 4, 2015

LONDON (AP) — British comedian-turned-political activist Russell Brand has changed his mind and is no longer urging people not to vote in Thursday's general election — now he wants them to vote... more »»

EU, German heads at funeral of former Polish FM Bartoszewski

May 4, 2015

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, the former Auschwitz prisoner who helped save Jews from the Holocaust and later became Poland's foreign minister, was a joyful person who inspired... more »»

 
 
 

 

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