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In China, Obama tests global clout post-election

November 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. President Barack Obama, right, speaks during a bilateral meeting with Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo, popularly known as “Jokowi”, Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 in Beijing. Obama is in China to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit. Seated at left is U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez...

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US faces last best chance on Iran nuke deal

November 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Posing for a photo are, from left, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, European Union adviser Catherine Ashton, Omani Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs Yussef bin Alawi and US Secretary of State John Kerry, in Muscat on Sunday Nov. 9, 2014. Talks are...

Iraqi officials say IS leader wounded in airstrike

November 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This file image made from video posted on a militant website Saturday, July 5, 2014, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, purports to show the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi,...

Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande winners at MTV EMAs

November 10, 2014 • Entertainment, World NewsComments (0)

Host Nicki Minaj onstage during the 2014 MTV European Music Awards in Glasgow, Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP) GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Nicki Minaj rapped about shortbread and Ariana Grande capped a breakthrough year with two trophies...

Balloons symbolize fall of Berlin Wall

November 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Balloons fly over the Reichstag during the central event to commemorate the Fall of the Wall in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014. 25 years ago – on Nov. 9, 1989 – the East-German government lifted travel restrictions and thousands of East...

‘Enough, I’m tired’ comment rallies Mexico protest

November 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A firefighter works to put out a burning vehicle set on fire by rural college students, outside the Governor’s Palace in Guerrero’s state capital, Chilpancingo, Mexico, Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014. Suspects in the disappearance of the 43 Raul Isidro...

Germany marks 25 years since Berlin Wall’s fall

November 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People pass by balloons of the art project “Lichtgrenze 2014″ or lightborder 2014, along the Berlin Wall in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Nov. 7, 2014. The light installation featuring 8,000 luminous white balloons commemorates the division of Berlin,...

Yemen announces lineup of its new Cabinet

November 8, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Supporters of Yemen’s ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh, shown on a picture, center, chant slogans to express their rejection of U.S. Ambassador Matthew H. Tueller during a demonstration against foreign interference in Sanaa, Yemen, Friday, Nov. 7,...

DNA study dates Eurasian split from East Asians

November 7, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

The 1954 photo provided by the Centre for GeoGenetics of the Natural History Museum of Denmark shows M .M. Gerasimov (on the right) with A.N. Rogachev (head of expedition on the left) excavating the fossil of Kostenki XIV in Kostenki-Borshchevo in what is now...

3 presidents press Burkina Faso on civilian rule

November 5, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Burkina Faso Lt. Col. Issac Yacouba Zida, center, leaves a government building after meeting with political leaders in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. International envoys tried Tuesday to resolve Burkina Faso’s political crisis, with...