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5 US troops killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan

June 10, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

White House principal deputy press secretary Josh Earnest speaks to the media during the daily news briefing at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Earnest answered questions including on the recent soldier deaths in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Five American troops with a special operations unit...

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Attack on Pakistan airport leaves at least 23 dead

June 8, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Pakistani police commandos help an injured colleague at Jinnah International Airport where security forces are fighting with gunmen who disguised themselves as police guards and stormed a terminal used for VIPs and cargo, Sunday night, June 8, 2014, in...

Quebec sees second jailbreak involving helicopter

June 8, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Denis Lefebvre is shown in this police handout photo. Quebec Provincial Police say three inmates have escaped late Saturday June 7, 2014 from the Orsainville Detention Centre in Quebec City with the help of a green coloured helicopter. (AP Photo/The Canadian...

Ex-military chief sworn in as Egypt’s president

June 8, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo provided by Egypt’s state news agency MENA, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, left, and interim President Adly Mansour shake hands after signing a “handover of power document,” transferring the presidency to el-Sissi in...

Man suspected of killing Canadian Mounties caught

June 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A handwritten sign and flowers are left outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police headquarters in Moncton, New Brunswick, on Friday, June 6, 2014. The suspect in the killing of three Royal Canadian Mounted Police was arrested unarmed early Friday, ending a...

Hunt on for Canadian suspected in police killings

June 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A heavily armed man that police have identified as Justin Bourque walks on Hildegard Drive in Moncton, New Brunswick, on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, after several shots were fired in the area. The man, suspected of killing three Royal Canadian Mounted Police...

Vets, visitors flock to Normandy to remember D-Day

June 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A remembrance ceremony is held at Pegasus Bridge memorial in Benouville western France, Thursday June 5, 2014, as part of the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the D Day. World leaders and veterans prepare to mark the 70th anniversary of the invasion...

Obama and allies: Putin faces critical choices

June 6, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama listens as British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks during a news conference at the G7 summit in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, June 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) PARIS (AP) — Laying out clear conditions, President Barack...

Russia’s Putin dominates G-7 summit in absentia

June 5, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a media conference during a G7 summit at the EU Council building in Brussels on Wednesday, June 4, 2014. Russian President Vladimir Putin was kept out of Wednesday’s summit of major economies over his...

‘Hunger Games’ salute used as protest in Thailand

June 4, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This image released by Lionsgate shows, from left, Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark, Elizabeth Banks as Effie Trinket and Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in a scene from the film, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.” A fictional...