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At Tour, walking wounded win by soldiering on

July 1, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Britain’s Marc Cavendish, center in white, climbs in the pack during the second stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 156 kilometers (97.5 miles) with start in Bastia and finish in Ajaccio, Corsica island, France, Sunday June 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani) AJACCIO, Corsica (AP) — Behind Jan Bakelants, the Belgian who rode [&hellip...

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Kerry says progress made in peace talks

July 1, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry smiles at a question from a reporter during a news conference about his trip to the Middle East, in Tel Aviv, Israel on Sunday, June 30, 2013. Kerry engaged in breakneck shuttle diplomacy to coax Israel and the Palestinians...

Kerry pushing Israel, Palestinians to resume talks

June 30, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Escorted by security, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, center, walks with Frank Lowenstein, senior advisor to the secretary on Middle East issues, as they return to their hotel just after 4 a.m. on Sunday, June 30, 2013 after finishing a meeting with...

Popularity rating of Brazil president plummets

June 30, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A protester shouts slogans as he helps carry a Brazilian flag in the Capao Redondo neighborhood of Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Protesters on Tuesday returned to the streets in low-income suburbs of Brazil’s biggest city to demand better...

Is search for Snowden turning into sideshow?

June 30, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This June 27, 2013 file photo shows a view of the lobby of the Novotel Hotel in Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport, Russia. Glass doors in the background separate the lobby from the hotel wing that lies within the airport’s transit zone....

NKorea likely to get cold shoulder at Asia forum

June 29, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

North Korean Foreign Minister Pak Ui Chun, left, shakes hands with Chinese Ambassador to North Korea Liu Hongcai at Pyongyang airport, North Korea, Saturday, June 29, 2013 before leaving for Brunei to attend the ASEAN foreign ministers meeting. The regional...

Violence flares in Egypt before weekend protests

June 29, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, June 28, 2013 file photo, an Egyptian man walks past graffiti Arabic writing that reads, “leave”, on new concrete barricades erected ahead of mass protests against the country’s Islamist President Mohammed Morsi...

EU leaders win breakthrough on budget deal

June 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

EU leaders pose for photographers during a group photo at an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, June 27, 2013. Front row left to right, Slovakian Prime Minister Robert Fico, Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, Italian Prime Minister Enrico...

Ecuador heats rhetoric as Obama downplays Snowden

June 28, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo released by Ecuador’s Presidential Press Office, Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa talks with journalist during a press conference in Quevedo, Ecuador, Thursday, June 27, 2013. Ecuador said Thursday it is renouncing tariff benefits...

Brazil protesters, police clash near match

June 27, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A protester, left, gestures to riot police during a demonstration in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Wednesday, June 26, 2013. Brazilian anti-government protesters in part angered by the billions spent in World Cup preparations and police clashed Wednesday near the...