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Drone, banner force end to Euro soccer qualifier

October 15, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Serbia’s Stefan Mitrovic grabs a drone which was flying a banner containing the Albanian flag during the Euro 2016 Group I qualifying match between Serbia and Albania in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014. The match was suspended. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic) BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A small drone dangling an Albanian banner and circling the...

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Worried Iraqi capital sees militant push around it

October 12, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 file photo, Iraqi civilians gather the morning after a car bombing in Baghdad, Iraq. On the western edge of Iraq’s capital, Islamic State group militants battle government forces and exchange mortar fire, only...

Nobel: 2 rival nations, 1 message of peace

October 11, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo combo, Malala Yousafzai, left, and Kailash Satyarthi, address the media, on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. Despite their many differences, 17-year-old Yousafzai and 60-year-old Satyarthi will be forever linked, co-winners of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize,...

Greek governing coalition wins confidence vote

October 11, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Leader of the left-wing Syriza party Alexis Tsipras speaks to Parliament members, with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, top right, during a debate on a confidence vote demanded by the conservative-led governing coalition half-way through its four-year...

US, allies chafing at Turkish inaction on Syria

October 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A Turkish Kurd uses binoculars in Mursitpinar, on the outskirts of Suruc, on the Turkey-Syria border, as he watches the intensified fighting between militants of the Islamic State group and Kurdish forces in Kobani, Syria, background, Wednesday, Oct. 8 Oct....

Villagers afraid: 18 dead in Pakistan-India fight

October 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A villager stands against a bullet-riddled wall caused by clashes between Pakistani forces and Indian’s in Dhamala Hakimwala village in Pakistan’s Punjab province, Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014. Troops traded heavy fire between Pakistan and...

Mexico mass grave shines light on troubled state

October 7, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A soldier stands under a rainbow outside the municipality in Iguala, Mexico, Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. Federal officials on Monday disarmed local police and took over security after an attack on students that left at least six dead and 43 missing. Officials say...

Nobel Prize for work on brain’s navigation system

October 7, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

This is handout image provided NTNU in Troondheim Norway on Monday Oct. 6, 2014 of Edvard Moser and his wife May-Britt Moser in a laboratory in in Trondheim in 2008. The 2014 Nobel Prize for Medicine was won by Edvard and May_Britt Moser together with...

Hong Kong officials resume work as protests thin

October 5, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People take an escalator to head to work as the pro-democracy student protesters sleep on a roadside in the occupied areas surrounding the government complex in Hong Kong, Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. Hong Kong’s civil servants returned to work and schools...

Mexico prosecutor says mass grave held 28 bodies

October 5, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Students and relatives of missing students occupy a toll booth as they block a main highway into the city of Chilpancingo, Mexico, Sunday Oct. 5, 2014. Students and relatives are demanding answers a day after security forces investigating the role of...