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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 airport in Kramatorsk. (AP Photo/Alexander Ermochenko) KRAMATORSK, Ukraine (AP) — In the first...

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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...

Poison gas claims complicate Syrian civil war

April 12, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Friday, April 11, 2014 image made from amateur video provided by the Shams News Network, a loosely organized anti-Assad group based in and out of Syria that claim not to have any connection to Syrian opposition parties or any other states, and which...

Uniformed men occupy Donetsk police HQ

April 12, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Pro-Russian activists occupy the regional police office in Donetsk, Ukraine, Saturday, April 12, 2014. Pro-Moscow protesters have seized a number of government buildings in the east over the past week, undermining the authority of the interim government in...

Searchers race to find jet; no new signals heard

April 12, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken on Thursday, April 10, 2014, and released by the U.S. Navy, Airman 2nd Class Karl Shinn unloads a sonobuoy from a rack onboard a P-8A Poseidon aircraft, during a search mission looking for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 over the...

Australian PM confident sounds are from Flight 370

April 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A woman ties a message card for passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 at a shopping mall in Petaling Jaya, near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, April 10, 2014. With hopes high that search crews are zeroing in on the missing Malaysian...

More underwater pings heard in hunt for plane

April 8, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

This image provided by the Joint Agency Coordination Centre on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, shows a map indicating the locations of signals detected by vessels looking for signs of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean. An...

Queen hosts Irish president on 1st UK state visit

April 8, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, right, poses with President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins, before a state banquet given in honour of the Irish President, at Windsor Castle Tuesday April 8, 2014, in Windsor, England. Guests and dignitaries including Irish...

Pro-Russians call east Ukraine region independent

April 7, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People gather near a barricade with razor wires at the regional administration building in Donetsk, Ukraine, late Monday, April 7, 2014. Outside the Donetsk building, a barricade of car tires and razor wire was built up to thwart police from retaking it....