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NKorea taps reformist premier amid nuclear tension

April 1, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Sunday, March 31, 2013 photo released by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) and distributed in Tokyo Monday, April 1, 2013 by the Korea News Service, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gives a speech during a plenary meeting of the central committee of the ruling Workers’ Party in Pyongyang, North Korea. After [&hellip...

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Afghan teenager fatally stabs US soldier

April 1, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

This undated U.S. Army photo, shows Sgt. Michael C. Cable, 25, of Philpot, Ky. during his deployment in Afghanistan. An Afghan teenager killed Cable in eastern Afghanistan by stabbing him in the neck while he played with a group of local children, officials...

Egyptian TV satirist released after questioning

March 31, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Egyptian popular television satirist Bassem Youssef, who has come to be known as Egypt’s Jon Stewart, waves to is supporters as he enters Egypt’s state prosecutors office in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, March 31, 2013 for accusations of allegedly...

South Africa: Mandela in hospital on Easter

March 31, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Worshippers offer prayers to celebrate Easter and for former president Nelson Mandela, Sunday, March 31, 2013 in Johannesburg. Mandela remains in a hospital while he receives treatment for a recurrence of pneumonia. Presidential spokesman Mac Maharaj says...

Palestinian leader clamps down on critics

March 31, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Saturday, 30 March, 2013 photo, Palestinian journalist Mamdooh Hamamreh adjusts his glasses during an interview to the Associated Press in the West Bank village of Hussan, near Bethlehem. Last week an appeals court in the West Bank upheld a one-year...

Pope presides over trimmed Easter Vigil service

March 30, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Pope Francis leads the Easter vigil service in St. Peter’s Basilica, at the Vatican Saturday, March 30, 2013. Pope Francis is celebrating a trimmed back Easter Vigil service after having reached out to Muslims and women during a Holy Week in which he...

Syrian rebels enter strategic Aleppo neighborhood

March 30, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Thursday March 28, 2013 image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian Free Army fighters in Dael less than 15 kilometers (10 miles) from the...

NKorea says it is in a ‘state of war’ with SKorea

March 30, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Visitors look at a giant relief map of Korean Peninsular at the unification observation post near the border village of Panmunjom, that has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, in Paju, north of Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, March 30, 2013. North...

Pope’s foot-wash a final straw for traditionalists

March 29, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Pope Francis, right, looks up to the Crucifix during the Passion of Christ Mass inside St. Peter’s Basilica, at the Vatican, Friday, March 29, 2013. Pope Francis began the Good Friday service at the Vatican with the Passion of Christ Mass and hours...

NKorea says it is in a state of war with SKorea

March 29, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

South Korea’s K-1 tanks take part in their military exercise in the border city between two Koreas, Paju, north of Seoul, South Korea, Friday, March 29, 2013. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned Friday that his rocket forces were ready “to...