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Court seizes property to help Bangladesh victims

April 30, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Protestors march down a street demanding the death penalty for those responsible for the collapsed garment factory building, killing hundreds, Tuesday, April 30, 2013 in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh. A top Bangladesh court on Tuesday ordered the government to “immediately” confiscate the property of a collapsed building’s owner, as...

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Surviving hell in a Bangladesh factory collapse

April 30, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A worker leaves the site where a garment factory building collapsed near Dhaka, Bangladesh Monday, April 29, 2013. Rescue workers in Bangladesh gave up hopes of finding any more survivors in the remains of a building that collapsed five days ago, and began...

Pyongyang glitters, but rest of NKorea still dark

April 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this April 24, 2013 photo, a North Korean woman pulls a cart on a rural road east of Kaesong, North Korea near the demilitarized zone that separates the two Koreas. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder) PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The heart of this city, once...

Owner of collapsed building captured in Bangladesh

April 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Volunteer rescue workers protest when they were told the rescue operations at the garment factory building that collapsed Wednesday would come to a halt in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sunday April 28, 2013. At least 377 people are confirmed to have died in...

Pattern seen in alleged chemical arms use in Syria

April 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Tuesday March 19, 2013 file photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, a Syrian victim who suffered an alleged chemical attack at Khan al-Assal village according to SANA, receives treatment by doctors, at a hospital in...

US tries new aerial tools in Caribbean drug fight

April 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Sinclair Harris looks at a balloon-like craft known as an aerostat that is attached to the back of his high speed vessel Swift docked in Key West, Florida, Friday, April 26, 2013. The U.S. Navy on Friday began testing two new aerial...

Afghan troops hold their ground at high cost

April 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken March 25, 2013, U.S. Marine Lt. Col. Philip Treglia and Afghan Army Brig. Gen. Mohammad Ali Sujai, right, drink tea during one of their near-daily meetings at the Afghan National Army’s 1st Brigade 215th Corps headquarters at Camp...

Syrian rebels call on world to put words to action

April 27, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this screen shot from amateur video provided by Ronahi TV, a woman foams at the mouth while lying on a stretcher at a hospital in Syria. The video is consistent with AP reporting of an attack in the Sheikh Maqsoud neighborhood in Aleppo on April 13,...

Mexican newspaper photographer found dead

April 26, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

This undated image released on Thursday, April 25, 2013 by the newspaper Vanguardia de Saltillo shows Vanguardia staff photographer Daniel Martinez Bazaldua. On Wednesday, April 24, 2013, the newspaper said that the hacked-up bodies of Martinez Bazaldua and...

Factory building collapse in Bangladesh kills 149

April 24, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A crowd gathers to watch rescue work at the site of a building that collapsed in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Wednesday, April 24, 2013. An eight-story building housing several garment factories collapsed near Bangladesh’s capital on Wednesday, killing...