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Ukraine clashes resume, fires light up night sky

January 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A protester throws a tire onto a fire during clashes with police in central Kiev, Ukraine, Friday Jan. 24, 2014. As riots spread from Ukraine’s embattled capital to nearly half of the country, President Viktor Yanukovych promised Friday to reshuffle his government and make other concessions — but a top opposition leader said nothing short [&hellip...

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8 confirmed dead in Quebec fire, about 30 missing

January 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Rescue personnel search through the icy rubble of a fire that destroyed a seniors’ residence Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, in L’Isle-Verte, Quebec. Five people are confirmed dead and 30 people are still missing, while with cause of Thursday...

Israel warns of growing jihadi threat from Syria

January 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

http://www.apexchange.com/Content/preview/2014/20140124/18/2cf53125651fda03490f6a7067006444.jpg FILE – In this Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 file citizen journalism image provided by Edlib News Network, ENN, and anti-Bashar Assad activist group, which has been...

Pakistani Shiites agree to bury victims of bombing

January 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A Pakistani woman cries during a rally to condemn Tuesday’s killings of Shiite Muslims, in Karachi, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014. A roadside car bomb hit a bus of Shiite pilgrims returning from Iran, killing several people and wounding many, in...

Ukraine opposition urges continued truce

January 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

A protester breaks up a mannequin on the roof of the burned truck during clashes with police in central Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday Jan. 23, 2014. Thick black smoke from burning tires engulfed parts of downtown Kiev as an ultimatum issued by the opposition to the...

Fire at Quebec senior home; 5 dead, 30 missing

January 24, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Firefighters work at the scene of a senior’s residence fire on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 in L’Isle-Verte, Quebec. The fire raged through the seniors’ residence, killing at least three people and leaving about 30 unaccounted for. The massive...

Peace talks on Syria stuck over Assad’s future

January 22, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Syrian Ambassador to the United Nations, Bashar Ja’afari, speaks during a press conference during the Syrian peace talks in Montreux, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon opened the meeting saying that the peace...

Israel says it foiled al-Qaida plot on US Embassy

January 22, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This July 27, 2011, file image from a web posting by al-Qaida’s media arm, as-Sahab, provided by IntelCenter, shows al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri. Israel on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, said it had foiled an “advanced” al-Qaida...

COUTURE: Tardy Kim Kardashian causes media fight

January 21, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Fashion designer Giorgio Armani, foreground right, surrounded by models, acknowledges applause following the presentation of the Giorgio Armani Prive Spring-Summer 2014 Haute Couture fashion collection, presented Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 in Paris. (AP...

State of emergency begins in Thailand

January 21, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Supporters of the anti-government movement show their excitement for the approaching demonstration in Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014. Thailand has declared a state of emergency in Bangkok and its surrounding areas to cope with anti-government...