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Divers pumping air into submerged SKorean ship

April 17, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This undated file photo shows the South Korean ferry Sewol that sank Wednesday, April 16, 2014 off South Korea’s southern coast with 475 people aboard, likely with scores of people trapped inside. The Sewol now sits — with just part of its keel visible — in waters off Mokpo, about 470 kilometers (290 [&hellip...

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Opposition cries fraud in Algerian election

April 17, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An election worker empties a ballot box during the presidential elections in a polling station in the Algerian capital, Algiers, Thursday, April 17, 2014. Algerians are trickling into the polls to elect a new president of this oil-rich North African nation in...

Progress in Venezuela talks, but protests continue

April 16, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

An anti-government protester attends a march with his leg painted in the colors of Venezuela’s flag in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The opposition wants President Nicolas Maduro’s government to free jailed opponents and create an...

Pro-Russian gunmen make inroads in eastern Ukraine

April 16, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A pro-Russian gunman clears the way for a combat vehicle with gunmen on top in Slovyansk, Ukraine, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The troops on those vehicles wore green camouflage uniforms, had automatic weapons and grenade launchers. At least one had the St....

Apology for UN refusal to stop Rwanda genocide

April 16, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo provided by the United Nations, Eugène-Richard Gasana, Permanent Representative of Rwanda to the UN, addresses the Security Council meeting at U.N. Headquarters, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, on the 1994 genocide in his country. During the...

New York police disband unit that spied on Muslims

April 16, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 28, 2013, file photo, a group of people hold signs protesting the New York Police Department’s program of infiltrating and informing on Muslim communities during a rally near police headquarters in New York. On Tuesday, April 15,...

Chile leader to relocate Valparaiso fire victims

April 16, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A soldier walks past an area destroyed by wildfires in Valparaiso, Chile, Tuesday April 15, 2014. A raging fire leaped from hilltop to hilltop in this port city, killing more than a dozen people and destroying thousands of homes, with thousands more...

Ukraine bares teeth against eastern uprising

April 16, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Pro-Russian people walk towards the airport in Kramatorsk, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. In the first Ukrainian military action against a pro-Russian uprising in the east, government forces clashed Tuesday with about 30 armed gunmen at a small...

Ukraine struggles as east slips out of its control

April 15, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

The head of the local police station Herman Pristupa, brandishes firearms at the entrance to a police headquarters stormed by pro-Russian activists in Horlivka, Ukraine, Monday, April 14, 2014. Ukraine’s acting President Oleksandr Turchynov on Monday...

Long hunt for missing jet looms as pings go silent

April 12, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A U.S. Navy P8 Poseidon takes off from Perth Airport en route to rejoin the ongoing search operations for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in Perth, Australia, Sunday, April 13, 2014. Military planes and ships from seven nations continue to scour the...