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History shows NKorean pattern: wait, then attack

March 12, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Sunday, March 9, 2013 photo, a bus is covered in camouflage netting in parking lot of a building in Pyongyang, North Korea. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder) SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Recent Korean history reveals a sobering possibility: It may only be a matter of time before North Korea launches a sudden, deadly attack [&hellip...

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Conclave to elect next pope opens amid uncertainty

March 11, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo provided by the Vatican paper L’Osservatore Romano, taken on Saturday, March 9, 2013 and made available Monday, March 11, 2013, firefighters install the top of the Sistine Chapel chimney that will signal to the world that a new pope has...

What you ‘like’ on Facebook can be revealing

March 11, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Dec. 13, 2011 file photo, a sign with Facebook’s “Like” logo is posted at Facebook headquarters near the office for the company’s User Operations Safety Team in Menlo Park, Calif. A study by researchers at...

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba names new CEO

March 11, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 14, 2012 file photo, Chinese Internet entrepreneur, Jack Ma Yun, founder and chairman of Alibaba Group, attends an event in Hong Kong to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Emperor Entertainment Group Ltd., one of Hong Kong’s...

Christian protesters, police clash in Pakistan

March 10, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Pakistani Christians chants slogans after they burn a tire during a demonstration demanding that the government rebuild their homes after they were burned down following an alleged blasphemy incident, in Islamabad, Pakistan, Sunday, March 10, 2013. The...

Venezuelan opposition leader to run for president

March 10, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

People enter the military academy to see the body of Venezuela’s late President Hugo Chavez lying in state in Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, March 10, 2013. Chavez died on March 5 after a nearly two-year bout with cancer. He was 58. (AP Photo/Ariana...

Rebels free 21 UN captives in southern Syria

March 9, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A U.N. peacekeeper from the Philippines UNDOF force works at the Quneitra Crossing between Syria and the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, Saturday, March, 9, 2013. Syrian rebels freed 21 U.N. peacekeepers on Saturday after holding them hostage for four days,...

Nicolas Maduro sworn in as Venezuelan president

March 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Nicolas Maduro raises his fist after he was sworn in as Venezuela’s acting president by the President of the National Assembly, Diosdado Cabello, right, at the National Assembly in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, March 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)...

UN sanctions may play into North Korean propaganda

March 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this March 7, 2013 photo released by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) and distributed March 8, 2013 by the Korea News Service, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, uses binoculars to look at the South’s territory from an observation post at...

Kenya final vote total: Kenyatta has 50.03 pct

March 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

One of presidential candidate Raila Odinga’s campaign team makes a phone call after another member of his team made allegations of electoral improprieties at a press conference held by the election commission chairman, at the National Election Center in...