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Yemen official: US drones kill 12 in 3 airstrikes

August 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 8, 2011 file photo, a Predator B unmanned aircraft taxis at the Naval Air Station in Corpus Christi, Texas. Two U.S. drone strikes killed a total of nine suspected al-Qaida militants Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, a Yemeni military official said, the sixth and seventh such attacks in less than two [&hellip...

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2 Mexican teens: Van sold by US gov’t had cocaine

August 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

This combo image of two undated photos provided by the Torres family show, Sergio Alejandro Torres, 18, left, and Julio Cesar Moreno, 19, smiling as they are photographed in Guadalajara, Mexico. The two high-school students are fighting drug-trafficking...

Syrian troops kill more than 60 in desert ambush

August 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, a Syrian man carries an injured child away from a missile strike in Raqqa, Syria, Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013....

Python’s strangling of 2 boys in Canada probed

August 6, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A memorial sits outside the Reptile Ocean exotic pet store in Campbellton, New Brunswick, Canada, on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013. Autopsies will be performed Tuesday on two young boys who were strangled in their sleep by a large African rock python that escaped...

Attacks kill 28 people across Pakistan

August 6, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

People look at the lifeless bodies of victims shot by gunmen at a local hospital in Quetta, Pakistan, Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013. Dozens of gunmen disguised in police uniforms shot to death more than a dozen they pulled off of a convoy of buses in southwest...

Australian vote for Sept. 7; Rudd runs on economy

August 4, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Australia’s Prime Minister Kevin Rudd speaks during a press conference at the Parliament House in Canberra, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013. Prime Minister Rudd called an election on Sept. 7 and said Sunday that it will be fought over who can be trusted to manage...

New Iranian president vows support for Assad

August 4, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Iranian President Hasan Rouhani, sits in a meeting at the presidency office, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. Iran’s supreme leader formally endorsed Hasan Rouhani as president Saturday, allowing the moderate cleric to take charge of a country...

Al-Qaida chief: Egypt coup shows democracy corrupt

August 3, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This file image from video the AP obtained Feb. 12, 2012, from the SITE Intel Group, an American private terrorist threat analysis company, authenticated based on details in it, shows al-Qaida’s leader Ayman al-Zawahri in a web posting by...

Egyptian forces to cordon off protest sites

August 2, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Supporters of Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi sit in a tent they set up during a protest near Cairo airport in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Aug. 2, 2013. Authorities outlined plans Friday to break up two sit-ins by supporters of deposed President...

Morsi supporters defy police warnings to disperse

August 1, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A woman supporter of Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi holds a banner of the former president with Arabic that reads “yes to legitimacy,” during a protest near Cairo University in Giza, Egypt, Thursday, August, 1, 2013. Authorities...