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EU leaders support growth, give few concrete plans

May 24, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

French President Francois Hollande arrives for an EU summit at the EU Council in Brussels, Wednesday, May 23, 2012. The leaders of the 27 countries that make up the European Union are to meet in Brussels Wednesday to try and find a way to keep the debt crisis in Europe from spiraling out of control [&hellip...

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Iran nuclear talks snag over dueling demands

May 24, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Iraq’s Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, left, welcomes the EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton upon her arrival at Baghdad International Airport in Iraq, Wednesday, May 23, 2012. Negotiators from the U.S. and five other world powers sat down...

Hunt for trafficker terrorizes Honduran villagers

May 23, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Honduran soldiers stand next to a plane after checking passengers information in Brus Laguna , Honduras, Monday, May 21, 2012. On Friday May 11, a joint Honduran-U.S. drug raid, on a helicopter mission with advisers from the DEA, appears to have mistakenly...

Auction claims it’s selling vial with Reagan blood

May 23, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

This undated image released by PFCAuctions shows a vial containing Ronald Reagan’s dried blood residue. A Channel Islands online auction house has angered Ronald Reagan’s foundation by claiming to offer a vial that once contained his blood. The...

Bee Gees’ Robin Gibb dies after long cancer battle

May 21, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Nov, 6, 1979, file photo, the Bee Gees from left, Maurice, Robin and Barry Gibb sing close into the microphone at a Miami Beach concert in Miami. November 6, 1979. A representative said on Sunday, May 20, 2012, that Robin Gibb has died. He was 62. (AP...

Bomb kills 1 student, wounds 7 in Italy

May 19, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Italian policemen, background left, walk on the site where an explosive device went off outside “Francesca Morvillo Falcone” high school in Brindisi, Italy, Saturday, May 19, 2012. Several students were wounded. (AP Photo/Max Frigione) ROME (AP)...

Emergency law considered in Quebec student protest

May 18, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Police on horseback charge into a crowd of students protesting against tuition hikes in Montreal, Tuesday, May 15, 2012. A recent court injunction ordered the reopening of College Lionel-Groulx near Montreal. After several days of student pickets, which...

Greece gets caretaker PM until new vote in June

May 17, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Newly appointed caretaker Prime Minister Panagiotis Pikramenos talks with Greece President Karolos Papoulias, not seen, during their meeting at the Presidential palace in Athens, Wednesday, May 16, 2012. The head of Greece’s Council of State will take...

Mexican novelist, essayist Carlos Fuentes dies

May 16, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this March 26, 2010 file photo, Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes applauds after receiving an honorary doctorate from the University of Puerto Rico in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Fuentes, Mexico’s most celebrated novelist and among Latin...

‘Black box’ found of Russia jet in Indonesia crash

May 16, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Rescuers prepare a body bag containing the remains of a victim of the crash of Sukhoi Superjet-100 on the peak of Mount Salak, West Java, Indonesia, Tuesday, May 15, 2012. Joint teams of Indonesian and Russian experts continued to comb through debris at the...