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Nearly 200 arrested after big HK democracy rally

July 1, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People hold umbrellas while marching under the rain during an annual protest in downtown Hong Kong Tuesday, July 1, 2014. Hong Kong residents marched through the streets of the former British colony to push for greater democracy in a rally fueled by anger over Beijing’s recent warning that it holds the ultimate authority over the [&hellip...

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Bodies of missing Israeli teens found in West Bank

June 30, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Israeli soldiers stage in the village of Halhul, near the West Bank town of Hebron, where the bodies of the three missing Israeli teenagers were found, Monday, June 30, 2014. The Israeli military found the bodies of three missing teenagers on Monday, just...

Ukrainian president ends unilateral ceasefire

June 30, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A woman cries near her burning house after shelling in the city of Slovyansk, Donetsk Region, eastern Ukraine, Monday, June 30, 2014. Residential areas came under shelling on Monday morning from government forces. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky) KIEV, Ukraine (AP)...

N. Korea’s Kim guides rocket firing drills

June 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People watch a TV news program showing the missile launch conducted by North Korea, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, June 29, 2014. North Korea fired two short-range missiles into its eastern waters Sunday, a South Korean official said,...

Al-Qaida splinter declares new Islamic caliphate

June 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this file photo taken Sunday, June 22, 2014, a fighter, third from right, with the al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) distributes copies of the Quran, Islam’s holy book, to local residents in central northern...

2 buildings topple in India, killing at least 19

June 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

EDS: GRAPHIC CONTENT – Rescue workers carry the body of a victim out of the debris of a building that collapsed in New Delhi, India, Saturday, June 28, 2014. A dilapidated building collapsed in the Indian capital on Saturday, killing at least seven...

Latest Slam loss for Williams comes at Wimbledon

June 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Serena Williams of the U.S attends a press conference after losing to Alize Cornet of France at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Saturday June 28, 2014. (AP Photo/AELTC, Scott Heavey) LONDON (AP) — As Serena Williams began to...

Bosnia marks end of Europe’s violent century

June 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Tourists pose for photos inside a replica of the “Graf & Stift” car, parked in front of a museum at the historical street corner in downtown Sarajevo, where Gavrilo Princip assassinated Austro-Hungarian heir to the throne Archduke Franz...

Iraq forces launch push for insurgent-held city

June 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Friday, June 27, 2014 photo, an Al-Qaida-inspired Islamic Sate of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) flag and a banner reading “the Emirate of Ninevah welcomes you,” is seen on the top of Mosul Hotel in the northern city of Mosul, Iraq. The Iraq...

Pro-Russian rebels free 4 OSCE observers

June 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Alexander Borodai, Prime Minister of the self proclaimed ‘Donetsk People’s Republic’, center, surrounded by pro-Russian fighters, smokes after releasing members of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in the city of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine...