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China discovers primitive, 5,000-year-old writing

July 11, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this undated photo, markings etched on an unearthed piece of a stone ax are seen near Zhuangqiao grave relic, in Pinghu, in eastern China’s Zhejiang province. Archaeologists say they have discovered a new form of primitive writing in markings on stoneware excavated from the relic site in eastern China dating 5,000 years back, about [&hellip...

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Criminal probe in Quebec oil train derailment

July 9, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

This aerial photo, workers comb through the debris after a train derailed causing explosions of railway cars carrying crude oil Tuesday, July 9, 2013 in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, Canada on Tuesday July 9, 2013. At least thirteen people were confirmed dead and...

Studies: Cyberspying targeted SKorea, US military

July 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this March 20, 2013 photo, depositors stand in front of automated teller machines of Shinhan Bank at a subway station as the bank’s computer networks was paralyzed in Seoul, South Korea. The hackers who knocked out tens of thousands of South Korean...

Toll in Quebec oil train derailment sure to rise

July 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Wreckage is strewn through the downtown core in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, Monday, July 8, 2013, after a train derailed, igniting tanker cars carrying crude oil early Saturday. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz) LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) — Traumatized...

Analysis: Egyptian military’s new look challenged

July 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Egyptian army soldiers take their positions on top of their armored vehicle to guard the entrances of Tahrir square, in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, July 8, 2013. Egyptian military officials said gunmen killed at least five supporters of the former president when...

South American leaders back Morales in plane row

July 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Atanasio Ocampo, of Guerro, who says he painted his face the colors of the electrician workers union, holds a poster of Bolivia’s President Evo Morales’s during a protest outside the US Embassy in Mexico City, Thursday, July 4, 2013. Protesters...

Top Brotherhood figures seized in Egypt sweep

July 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Supporters of ousted Egypt’s Islamist President Mohammed Morsi chant slogans during a rally, in Nasser City, Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, July 4, 2013. The chief justice of Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court was sworn in Thursday as the...

Mandela on life support, faces ‘impending death’

July 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

ANC women’s organization members, hold candles and chant prayers to honor former South African President Nelson Mandela in front of his house in the Soweto township, on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa, Thursday, July 4, 2013. Mandela remains...

AP Analysis: Morsi’s fall a blow to Islamists

July 3, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, June 29, 2012 file photo, Egypt’s President-elect Mohammed Morsi, center, opens his jacket to show that he is not wearing a protective vest while he gives a speech at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt. A statement on the...

Bolivia plane incident infuriates Latin America

July 3, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A Zuleta indigeneous woman shouts in support of Bolivia’s President Evo Morales in front of the Spanish Embassy protesting over various European countries’ alleged refusal to let the Bolivian president’s plane cross over their airspace, in...