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Kenya: Extremists vow more attacks; president responds

April 5, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Women look across as Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers arrive at a hospital to escort the bodies of the attackers to be put on public view, in Garissa, Kenya Saturday, April 4, 2015. Authorities displayed the bodies of the alleged attackers involved in the killings at Garissa University College on the bed of a pickup [&hellip...

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More than 300 slave fishermen now safe on Indonesian island

April 5, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Burmese fishermen arrive at the compound of Pusaka Benjina Resources to report themselves for departure to leave the fishing company in Benjina, Aru Islands, Indonesia, Friday, April 3, 2015. Hundreds of foreign fishermen on Friday rushed at the chance to be...

AP investigation prompts emergency rescue of 300 plus slaves

April 4, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Burmese fishermen arrive at the compound of Pusaka Benjina Resources to report themselves for departure to leave the fishing company in Benjina, Aru Islands, Indonesia, Friday, April 3, 2015. Hundreds of foreign fishermen on Friday rushed at the chance to be...

Kenya mourns 148 dead in university attack by militants

April 4, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

One of the survivors of the university attack, centre, at the Garissa, Hospital in Garissa Kenya, Friday, April 3, 2015. Al-Shabab gunmen rampaged through the university at dawn Thursday, killing over 140 people in the group’s deadliest attack in the...

Al-Shabab militants kill 147 at university in Kenya

April 3, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A member of Kenya Defence Forces secures the area of the Garissa University college, in Garissa, Kenya, Thursday, April 2, 2015. Al-Shabab gunmen attacked Garissa University College in northeast Kenya early Thursday, targeting Christians and killing over 100...

Asia stocks gain as weak global data raises stimulus hopes

April 2, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Trader John Panin works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, April 1, 2015. U.S. stocks moved lower in early trading Wednesday, extending losses from the day before. A report indicating that U.S. businesses slowed their pace of hiring last...

Asian stocks lackluster as Japan, China data shows weakness

April 1, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 2, 2014 file photo, people pass a Wall Street subway stop, in New York’s Financial District. U.S. stocks moved lower in early trading Tuesday, March 31, 2015, erasing some gains from the day before. (AP Photo/Richard Drew,...

Buhari wins in Nigeria, defeating Goodluck Jonathan

April 1, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Supporters of opposition candidate Muhammadu Buhari celebrate an anticipated win for their candidate, in Kano, Nigeria Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Nigeria’s aviation minister says President Goodluck Jonathan has called challenger Muhammadu Buhari to...

Officials: Iran nuke talks solving some issues, not others

March 30, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chairs the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on Sunday, March 29, 2015. Netanyahu said he has “deep concern” over a pending nuclear deal the West appears close to signing with Israel’s arch-enemy...

Arab League unveils joint military force amid Yemen crisis

March 30, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

The Omani delegation, foreground, attends an Arab foreign ministers meeting in Sharm el-Sheikh, South Sinai, Egypt, Sunday, March 29, 2015. Arab League member states at a summit in this Red Sea resort have agreed to form a joint inter-Arab military...