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Beijing demonstrators damage US ambassador’s car

September 19, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Anti-Japan protesters hold portraits of the late Communist leader Mao Zedong, Chinese national flags, and a poster that reads: “Sept. 18, National Humiliation Day,” while marching on a street outside the Japanese Embassy in Beijing Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012. The 81st anniversary of a Japanese invasion brought a fresh wave of anti-Japan...

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Syrian forces, rebels clash near Turkey

September 19, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Lakhdar Brahimi, the U.N.-Arab League envoy to Syria, left, speaks to reporters, as UNHCR representative to Jordan, Andrew Harper, right, listens during his visit to the Zaatari Refugees Camp for Syrians who fled the civil war in their country in Mafraq,...

NATO order changes way it will fight Afghan war

September 19, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Afghan investigators inspect the wreckage of a suicide bomber’s car Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012 in Kabul, Afghanistan. A suicide bomber rammed a car packed with explosives into a mini-bus carrying foreign aviation workers to the airport in the Afghan...

Typhoon batters 2 Koreas after drenching Japan

September 18, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

In this photo released by Yeosu City and distributed via Yonhap News Agency, high waves caused by Typhoon Sanba crash on beach in Yeosu, south of Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Sept. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Yeosu City via Yonhap) KOREA OUT SEOUL, South Korea (AP)...

Video shows Libyans trying to rescue US ambassador

September 18, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Fahd al-Bakoush, a freelance videographer, 22, discusses a video he shot that shows civilians removing the body of U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens from a small dark room in the U.S. consulate in Benghazi in the aftermath of the Tuesday Sept. 11, 2012, attack,...

Palace to file criminal complaint over Kate pics

September 17, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Britain’s Prince William, left, and wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, right, pose for a photo in Honiara, Solomon Islands, Sunday Sept. 16, 2012. The royal couple is on a nine-day tour of the Far East and South Pacific in celebration of Queen...

Civil war keeps many Syrian children from school

September 17, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

A book is left on the ground at the yard of a school destroyed in government airstrike in Tel Rifaat, on the outskirts of Aleppo, Syria, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012. A new school year began in Syria on Sunday, but the country’s agonizing civil war is keeping...

Al-Qaida calls for more attacks on embassies

September 16, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Afghans shout anti-U.S. slogans in the city of Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 during a protest against an anti-Islam film which depicts the Prophet Muhammad as a fraud, a womanizer and a madman. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul) CAIRO...

All-female bloc runs in Palestinian elections

September 16, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

In this Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012 photo, Palestinian women, members of the political party “By Participating, We Can.”, attend a meeting in the West Bank city of Hebron. Local elections are set for next month and the all-female party _ a first in...

Violence erupts at protests of anti-Muslim film

September 15, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

Demonstrators throw stones during a protest against the anti-Islam film “Innocence of Muslims” outside the U.S. Embassy in Tunis, Tunisia, as police respond with tear gas Friday, Sept. 14, 2012. Protests against he film spread to their widest...