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  • New allegations in teen's shooting roil Ferguson

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Police on Friday identified the officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager and released documents alleging the young man had b ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Ukraine: We destroyed Russian military incursion

    KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia – Russian military vehicles crossed into Ukraine during the night, NATO and Ukraine said Friday, and the Ukrainian preside ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • Seeing Iraq horror, Europe pledges aid and arms

    BRUSSELS — The European Union on Friday sought to forge a unified response to the rapid advance of Islamic militants in Iraq and the resulting refugee ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Pope has tough sell on materialism in South Korea

    DAEJEON, South Korea — Pope Francis called Friday for Catholics to combat the allure of materialism, an appeal that might be a hard sell in South Kore ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Aid group: W. Africa Ebola outbreak like 'wartime'

    DAKAR, Senegal — The Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 1,000 people has turned parts of West Africa into a medical battle zone and could last u ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Police reveal name of Missouri cop who shot teen

    FERGUSON, Mo. — The police chief in the St. Louis suburb where an officer fatally shot an unarmed teenager identified the officer on Friday as Darren ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Palestinians voice optimism as Gaza truce holds

    CAIRO – Palestinian officials voiced cautious optimism Thursday, hinting at progress in Egyptian-mediated negotiations with Israel to bring an end to ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Ukraine, Russia parry over aid

    KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia – Raising the stakes in Ukraine’s conflict, a Russian aid convoy of more than 200 trucks pushed up to the border on Thursd ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Obama: No Iraq rescue; further airdrops unlikely

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Thursday promised to expand U.S. humanitarian relief to Iraqis threatened by the advancing army of the Islamic ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Pope to Koreas: Avoid ‘fruitless’ shows of force

    SEOUL, South Korea – Pope Francis called Thursday for peace and unity on the war-divided Korean Peninsula and for both sides to avoid “fruitless” crit ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Police images fuel outrage in St. Louis

    FERGUSON, Mo. – The images were reminiscent of a war zone: Helmeted officers pointing weapons from armored trucks, flash grenades lighting the night s ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • IRS failed to check contractors' backgrounds

    WASHINGTON – The IRS failed to do background checks on some private contractors who handled confidential taxpayer information, exposing more than a mi ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 7:42 pm
  • Slain U.S. general buried with honors at Arlington

    ARLINGTON, Va. – The highest-ranking U.S. military officer killed in combat since the Vietnam War was buried with full honors Thursday at Arlington Na ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 7:41 pm
  • Liberia gets Ebola drug; ponders who should get it

    MONROVIA, Liberia — Liberian officials faced a difficult choice Thursday: deciding which handful of Ebola patients will receive an experimental drug t ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Man gets life for killing, raping college student

    DOVER, N.H. — A New Hampshire man who raped and killed a college student was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without the chance of parole after t ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:56 am
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