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2 Ukraine regions prepare to vote on sovereignty

May 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An elderly man brandishes his passport at the camera, with it’s cover bearing a former Soviet Union sign, near to barricades at the Ukrainian regional office of the Security Service ahead of the regional referendum in the eastern Ukraine city of Luhansk on Saturday May 10, 2014. The Sunday ballots seek approval for declaring so-called [&hellip...

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Insurgents blow up 2nd bridge, abduct wife, 2 kids

May 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Women attend a rally calling on the Government to rescue the school girls kidnapped from the Chibok Government secondary school, in Abuja, Nigeria, Saturday May 10, 2014. The president of Nigeria for weeks refused international help to search for more than...

Egypt to try 200 suspected of terrorist attacks

May 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Egyptian supporters of presidential candidate, Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, chant slogans and dance during a campaign rally in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, May 10, 2014. In the first rally to back el-Sissi’s bid for presidency since the campaigning began last week,...

Thousands of Syrians enter Homs after rebels leave

May 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Muslim and Christian residents pay tribute to the late Father Francis Van Der Lugt, 75, who was shot to death in April in a rebel-held part of Homs, at the Monastery of Jesuit Fathers in the Old City of Homs, Syria on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Thousands of...

British, US experts join Nigeria search for girls

May 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Demonstrators hold banners, Friday, May 9, 2014, near the Nigerian High Commission in London, as they protest the kidnapping of girls in Nigeria. Global outrage against the abduction of more than 200 Nigerian girls by Islamist militant group Boko Haram heated...

Putin hails ‘return’ of Crimea; fighting kills 7

May 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A boy wears a ribbon symbolizing the Soviet victory in World War II, as he holds portraits of relatives who served in the Red Army, during a Victory Day military parade in Sevastopol, Crimea, Friday, May 9, 2014. President Vladimir Putin hailed the return of...

NATO, facing assertive Russia, ponders what to do

May 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Russian President Vladimir Putin lights a candle in Sevastopol where he attends celebrations marking the Victory Day, in Crimea, Friday, May 9, 2014. President Vladimir Putin hailed the return of Crimea to Russia as the restoration of “historic...

Cop killed in clashes after raids in Venezuela

May 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Bolivarian National Guard soldiers load a truck with students belongings as they dismantle student encampments outside of UN headquarters in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, May 8, 2014. Hundreds of security forces broke up four camps maintained by student...

Strong earthquake shakes Mexico’s Pacific coast

May 9, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Firefighters cut apart a fallen tree that took down power lines and landed on a car, after an earthquake shook the city and sent people scurrying from office buildings, in Mexico City, Thursday, May 8, 2014. A strong earthquake shook the southern Pacific...

Vietnam: Chinese ships ram vessels near oil rig

May 8, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this video image released by Vietnam Coast Guard, Vietnamese surveillance ship crew members stand near the side of the ship, allegedly damaged after being rammed by a Chinese ship, in the South China Sea, off Vietnam’s coast, Wednesday, May 7, 2014....