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Death toll hits 68 in India building collapse

April 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A hospital worker cares for a 10-month-old child injured in a building collapse, at a hospital on the outskirts of Mumba, India, Friday, April 5, 2013. The residential building being constructed illegally on forest land in a suburb of India’s financial capital collapsed into a mound of steel and concrete, killing at least 41 people [&hellip...

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NKorea aggression could strengthen US-China bond

April 5, 2013 • National News, World NewsComments (0)

In this April 3, 2013, photo, South Korean Marine K-55 self-propelled howitzers are on positions during an exercise against possible attacks by North Korea near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea. North Korea’s latest outburst of nuclear...

North Korea threats spark buzz on Guam, not panic

April 5, 2013 • Business, World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 7, 2013 file photo, members of the 374th Airlift Wing of U.S. Air Force work on a C-130 aircraft during the Cope North military exercises at Andersen U.S. Air Force Base in Guam. There soon will be another military element to life on...

NKorea warns embassies it can’t guarantee safety

April 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 file photo, on a large television screen in front of Pyongyang’s railway station, a North Korean state television broadcaster announces the news that North Korea conducted a nuclear test. North Korea responded with fury...

UN condemns Afghan attack that killed at least 46

April 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Afghan Army soldiers search the main courtroom in the destroyed courthouse in Farah, western Afghanistan, Thursday, April 4, 2013. Suicide bombers disguised as Afghan soldiers stormed a courthouse Wednesday in a failed bid to free more than a dozen Taliban...

High-profile rapes threaten India tourism business

April 3, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Tuesday, April 2, 2013 photo, foreign tourists look for a hotel near the railway station in New Delhi, India. Violence against women, and the huge publicity generated by recent attacks here, is threatening India’s $17.7 billion tourism industry....

Rape, kidnap of tourists feed Rio safety fears

April 2, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Wallace Aparecido Souza Silva is presented to the press at Special Police Unit for Tourism Support (DEAT) after being arrested for allegedly attacking tourists in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 2, 2013. An American woman was gang raped and beaten...

Israeli planes strike Gaza after rocket fire

April 2, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A Palestinian aims a sling shot at Israeli soldiers after the death of Maysara Abu Hamdiyeh in Israeli jail in the West Bank city of Hebron, Tuesday, April 2, 2013. Abu Hamdiyeh, 64, who was serving a life sentence for his role in a foiled attempt to bomb a...

NKorea vows to restart shuttered plutonium reactor

April 2, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this June 27, 2008 file photo from television, the 60-foot-tall cooling tower is seen before its demolition at the main Nyongbyon reactor complex in Nyongbyon, also known as Yongbyon, North Korea. North Korea vowed Tuesday, April 2, 2013, to...

6,000 Syrians killed in March, deadliest month yet

April 1, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday, March 28, 2013 photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, a Syrian doctor treats an injured man who was wounded at the open-air cafeteria at Damascus University in the central Baramkeh district, in Damascus, Syria....