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Village protests rape, killings of Indian sisters

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, May 28, 2014 image taken from video, police stand amongst the crowd near where two teenage sisters were found hanging from a mango tree in the Katra village in Uttar Pradesh state, in northern India. Authorities have arrested three men, including two police officers, suspected of gang-raping and killing the teenagers before [&hellip...

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Rebels down helicopter; another big loss for Kiev

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Children and their mother look through a bus window while they leave the city fearing the shelling attacks during fighting between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian militants in Slovyansk, Ukraine, Thursday, May 29, 2014. In Slovyansk, a city 90...

After 2 coups in 8 years, fears over Thai future

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 20, 2006 file photo, a Thai gives a flower to a soldier on a tank near Government House in Bangkok, Thailand. The last time Thailand’s army seized power, in 2006, some called it “the smiling coup.” Residents of...

Ukraine sees Russia as source of insurgent threat

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Ukrainian miners, wearing uniforms decorated with work medals, attend a rally in support of the Donetsk People’s Republic in Lenin square, in Donetsk, Ukraine, Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Miners who, according to local media, have declared an open ended...

Obama’s speech gets mixed response overseas

May 29, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama talks with World War II veterans Sanders Matthews, Sr., born 1921, left, and Lewis Coffield, born 1918, both Buffalo Soldiers, at Stewart Air National Guard Base in Newburgh, N.Y., Wednesday, May 28, 2014, after delivering the...

EU leaders call for simpler EU after poll setback

May 28, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

British Prime Minister David Cameron addresses the media upon arrival at the European Council building in Brussels, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. European Union leaders on Tuesday sought a way to bounce back from the weekend’s landmark elections that saw a...

Ukraine fighting intensifies after election

May 28, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Firefighters work at a burnt ice hockey arena in Donetsk, Ukraine, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Early Tuesday, a group of unidentified men stormed Donetsk’s main ice hockey arena, which was to host the 2015 world championships and set it ablaze, according to...

Pope to meet sex abuse victims at Vatican

May 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Pope Francis talks talks with Vatican Spokseman Father Federico Lombardi, right, during a press conference he held aboard the papal flight on his way back to Rome at the end of a three day trip to the Midle East, Monday, May 26, 2014 (AP Photo/Andrew...

Nigerian defense chief says abducted girls located

May 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Monday, May 26, 2014, photo, the Nigerians United Against Terrorism group attends a demonstration calling on the government to rescue the kidnapped girls of the government secondary school in Chibok, in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigeria’s defense chief...

Ukraine launches airstrike on pro-Moscow rebels

May 27, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Smoke rises from a nearby explosion following a shelling from Ukrainian government forces in Slovyansk, Ukraine, Monday, May 26, 2014. Exit polls from Sunday’s first round of the new presidential election predict Petro Poroshenko will be elected...