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NKorea likely to get cold shoulder at Asia forum

June 29, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

North Korean Foreign Minister Pak Ui Chun, left, shakes hands with Chinese Ambassador to North Korea Liu Hongcai at Pyongyang airport, North Korea, Saturday, June 29, 2013 before leaving for Brunei to attend the ASEAN foreign ministers meeting. The regional security summit in Brunei is the sort of venue where North Korea has often managed [&hellip...

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Violence flares in Egypt before weekend protests

June 29, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, June 28, 2013 file photo, an Egyptian man walks past graffiti Arabic writing that reads, “leave”, on new concrete barricades erected ahead of mass protests against the country’s Islamist President Mohammed Morsi...

EU leaders win breakthrough on budget deal

June 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

EU leaders pose for photographers during a group photo at an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, June 27, 2013. Front row left to right, Slovakian Prime Minister Robert Fico, Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, Italian Prime Minister Enrico...

Ecuador heats rhetoric as Obama downplays Snowden

June 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo released by Ecuador’s Presidential Press Office, Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa talks with journalist during a press conference in Quevedo, Ecuador, Thursday, June 27, 2013. Ecuador said Thursday it is renouncing tariff benefits...

Brazil protesters, police clash near match

June 27, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A protester, left, gestures to riot police during a demonstration in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Wednesday, June 26, 2013. Brazilian anti-government protesters in part angered by the billions spent in World Cup preparations and police clashed Wednesday near the...

Korean sites still down after war anniversary hack

June 26, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

South Korean army’s K-55 A1 self-propelled howitzers fire during a military exercise to mark the 63rd anniversary of the start of the Korean War in Yeoncheon near the demilitarized zone that divides the two Koreas, South Korea, Tuesday, June 25, 2013....

Taliban attack shows militant spirit unbroken

June 26, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Afghan national security arrive near the entrance gate of the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Suicide attackers blew up a car bomb and battled security forces outside the presidential palace Tuesday after infiltrating one of...

Snowden not on flight to Cuba, whereabouts unclear

June 25, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

The Aeroflot Airbus A330 plane that was to carry National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden on a flight to Havana, Cuba, parked at the gates at Sheremetyevo airport, Moscow, Monday, June 24, 2013. Snowden, who arrived in Moscow on Sunday from Hong Kong,...

Ecuador FM says he doesn’t know where Snowden is

June 25, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Ecuador’s Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino speaks to reporters in Hanoi, Vietnam on Monday June 24, 2013. Patino said his country will act not on its interests but on its principles as it considers an asylum request from National Security Agency leaker...

Rivers receding in Calgary, 3 dead in floods

June 23, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

This undated photo provided by the Calgary Flames shows the inside of the Calgary Saddledome, in Calgary, Alberta. The Saddledome, home to the National Hockey League’s Calgary Flames, was flooded up to the 10th row, leaving the dressing rooms submerged....