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  • France bombs Islamic State HQ, hunts attacker who got away

    PARIS – France launched “massive” air strikes Sunday night on the Islamic State group’s de-facto capital in Syria, destroying a jihadi training camp a ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • Clinton, Sanders debate foreign policy after Paris attacks

    DES MOINES, Iowa – With the country still reeling from deadly terrorist attacks in Paris, Hillary Rodham Clinton cast herself as America’s strongest l ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Diplomats set plan for political change in Syria

    VIENNA – Invoking the need for joint action after the attacks in Paris, foreign ministers of nearly 20 nations agreed Saturday to an ambitious yet inc ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Turkey: Soldiers kill 4 suspected militants day before G-20

    ISTANBUL – Turkish soldiers killed four suspected Islamic State militants Saturday and authorities detained 11 demonstrators a day before leaders of t ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • High-speed test train derails in northern France, killing 7

    ECKWERSCHEIM, France – A high-speed train undergoing a test derailed, burst into flames, split apart and plunged into a canal in northeast France, kil ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Tuition-free online university draws immigrant students

    LOS ANGELES – Colombian-born Nathaly Ordonez had practically given up on the idea of attending college after learning her family’s visas had expired, ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Paris attacks provoke fresh migrant fears in Europe

    BERLIN – The news that one of the assailants in the Paris attacks may have crossed into Europe with refugees fleeing Syria is raising the fierce debat ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Tawanda Jones wages long fight for justice in Baltimore

    BALTIMORE – Every Wednesday for more than two years, Tawanda Jones has stood vigil – in front of City Hall, outside the state’s attorney’s office, on ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • San Francisco tour-bus crash leaves 4 in critical condition

    SAN FRANCISCO – Four adults remain in critical condition at a San Francisco hospital on Saturday after an open-air tour bus careened out of control, r ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Protest of Mormon LGBT policy draws hundreds

    SALT LAKE CITY – Several hundred people with roots in the Mormon faith gathered in Salt Lake City on Saturday to renounce the church’s new policies ta ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • ISIS claims Paris attacks, says France at 'top' of list

    CAIRO – The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for a wave of attacks in Paris that killed 127 people and said France would remain ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 7:40 am
  • Military: U.S. 'reasonably certain' Jihadi John is dead

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. military is "reasonably certain" its drone strike in Syria killed the masked Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John," who ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • French President Francois Hollande declares state of emergency as at least 120 killed in Paris attacks

    PARIS – A series of attacks targeting young concert-goers, soccer fans and Parisians enjoying a Friday night out at popular nightspots killed at least ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:25 am
  • Scenes of horror as a Paris night becomes a bloodbath

    PARIS – The assailants' weapons were those of war: automatic rifles and suicide belts of explosives. The killing was indiscriminate, spread across a s ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Hollande: Several dozen dead in attacks around Paris

    PARIS – Several dozen people were killed in a series of unprecedented attacks around Paris on Friday, French President Francois Hollande said, announc ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 5:15 pm
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