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Fear of assassinations haunt Egypt opposition

February 9, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 file photo, Egyptian relatives of Mohammed el-Gindy, a 28-year-old activist, who died early Monday of wounds sustained during clashes last Friday near the presidential palace, carry his coffin during a funeral procession in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt. Arabic reads “No God but God, Mohammed is the messenger...

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Jets roar as US, Japan, Australia drill in Pacific

February 7, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Members of the 374th Airlift Wing of U.S. Air Force work on a C-130 aircraft during the Cope North military exercises at Andersen U.S. Air Force Base in Guam Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. Fighter jets from the U.S. and two key allies roared into Western Pacific...

Aftershocks hamper relief in tsunami-hit Solomons

February 7, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

After the house was swept away by a Tsunami, the foundations mark the spot where a home used to be, seen Wednesday Feb. 6, 2013, following a Tsunami at Lata, Temotu province, Solomon Islands. The damage seen is part a survey by the assessment crew of the aid...

In wealthy Hong Kong, poorest live in metal cages

February 7, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Jan. 25, 2013 photo, 77-year-old Yeung Ying Biu sits inside his 1.5 square meter (16 square feet) cage, which he calls home, in Hong Kong. For many of the richest people in Hong Kong, one of Asia’s wealthiest cities, home is a mansion with an...

6 dead, villages destroyed in Solomons tsunami

February 6, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In a photo provided by Work Vision, a school is heavily damaged in the area of Lata, Temotu province, Solomon Islands after a powerful earthquake off the Solomon Islands on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 generated a tsunami of up to 1.5 meters (about 5 feet) that...

Acapulco rape case overshadows peak tourist season

February 6, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Navy marines stand at a roadblock due to stepped up security after masked armed men broke into a beach home, raping six Spanish tourists who had rented the house in Acapulco, Mexico, Tuesday Feb. 5, 2013. According to the Mayor of Acapulco, five masked men...

Iranian leader visits Egypt in warming of ties

February 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, center, waves to Egyptian worshippers after he visits the shrine of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Islam’s Prophet Mohammad, in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013. Egypt’s most prominent Muslim cleric,...

Her knee shredded, Lindsey Vonn done for season

February 5, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Slovenia’s Tina Maze reacts as she see United States’ Lindsey Vonn crashing during the women’s super-G at the Alpine skiing world championships in Schladming, Austria, Tuesday, Feb.5,2013. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson) SCHLADMING, Austria (AP)...

Experts find remains of England’s King Richard III

February 4, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Undated photo made available by the University of Leicester, England, Monday Feb. 4 2013 of remains found underneath a car park last September at the Grey Friars excavation in Leicester, which have been declared Monday “beyond reasonable doubt” to...

Another 2 bodies found in Mexico oil company blast

February 3, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto speaks to media members at the site where an explosion occurred at the state-owned oil company PEMEX office complex in Mexico City, Sunday Feb. 3, 2013. Mexico’s state-owned oil company says rescuers have...