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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, although it was not known if the symptoms [&hellip...

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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...

Hollywood yielding to China’s growing film clout

April 24, 2013 • Business, Entertainment, World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this April 6, 2013 file photo, a Chinese man uses a smartphone to take his own photo with an “Iron Man” poster together with a costumed figure, left, during a promotional event of the new movie “Iron Man 3″ at the...

Israeli focus on Syria gives Hagel respite on Iran

April 23, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, center, is welcomed by Saudi ambassador to the United States Adel al-Jubeir, center left, as he arrives at the residence of Saudi Crown Prince, Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense Salman bin Abdulaziz in Riyadh, Saudi...

Police: 2 arrested in al-Qaida linked Canada plot

April 22, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Representatives of Toronto’s Islamic community attend a news conference in Toronto as the Royal Canadian Mounted Police announce the arrest of two men accused of plotting a terror attack on rail target, in Toronto, Monday April 22, 2013. (AP Photo/The...

Portable ATMs, phone-charging in China quake zone

April 22, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Rescue workers search through the rubble of a building destroyed by an earthquake in Qingyuan village of Baoxing county in southwestern China’s Sichuan province, Monday, April 22, 2013. The efforts under way Monday in mountainous Sichuan province after...

Kerry pushes Turkey-Israel rapprochement

April 21, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, right, and his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu point toward the Bosporus before a working lunch in Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, April 21, 2013. Wrapping up a 24-hour visit to Istanbul, Kerry on Sunday sought to cement and...

Kebede wins London Marathon amid tight security

April 21, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

CORRECTS KEBEDE’S COUNTRY TO ETHIOPIA Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia crosses the line to win the men’s London Marathon in the Mall, in London, Sunday, April 21, 2013. A defiant, festive mood prevailed Sunday as the London Marathon began on a glorious...

Officials: At least 185 killed in Nigeria attack

April 21, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this image shot with a mobile phone, a young girl stands amid the burned ruins of Baga, Nigeria, on Sunday, April 21, 2013. Fighting between Nigeria’s military and Islamic extremists killed at least 185 people in a fishing community in the...