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Obama, Modi declare era of ‘new trust’ in US-India relations

January 26, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

US President Barack Obama, second right, and first lady Michelle Obama react as House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., right, goes through the receiving line with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, second from left, before a State Dinner at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the presidential palace, in New Delhi, India, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Obama’s...

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Greek radical left wins election, threatening market turmoil

January 26, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Leader of Syriza left-wing party Alexis Tsipras speaks to his supporters outside Athens University Headquarters in Athens, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. A triumphant Alexis Tsipras told Greeks that his radical left Syriza party’s win in Sunday’s early...

Japan working to gain IS hostage’s release, analyzing video

January 26, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Japan’s government spokesman Yoshihide Suga speaks at a press conference in Tokyo Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. Suga told reporters that the government was still analyzing a video posted online that purported to show Haruna Yukawa, one of the two hostages held...

Belgium sees some room to discuss Greek debt program

January 26, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Alexis Tsipras, center, leader of Greece’s Syriza left-wing main opposition party surrounded by supporters arrives at the headquarters of his party in Athens, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. The anti-bailout Syriza party has won a decisive victory in...

Boko Haram attacks northeastern Nigerian city, scores killed

January 26, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A near deserted street is photographed as a curfew is placed on people after clashes between Nigerian troops and Islamic extremists, in the city of Maiduguri, Nigeria, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, In fierce fighting Sunday, Nigerian troops clashed with Islamic...

Leftists ahead in last polls before Greek national election

January 25, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Alexis Tsipras, leader of Greece’s Syriza left-wing main opposition party enjoys a lunch with colleagues and journalists in central Athens, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. The radical left opposition Syriza party, which has vowed to rewrite the terms of...

Japan vows not to give up on 2 hostages till ‘the very end’

January 24, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Muslims offer Friday prayers at Tokyo Camii, the largest mosque in Japan, in Tokyo, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. The deadline for paying ransom for two Japanese hostages held by the Islamic State group is fast approaching Friday with no signs of a breakthrough. (AP...

Asian stock markets boosted by ECB stimulus plan

January 23, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Oct. 2, 2014 file photo shows a Wall Street sign adjacent to the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. U.S. and European stocks are marching higher and the euro is falling Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, after Europe’s central bank offered an...

Obama offers condolences on death of Saudi King Abdullah

January 23, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, June 3, 2009 file photo, King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, right, speaks with U.S. President Barack Obama, during arrival ceremonies at the Royal Terminal of King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. On early...

Powerful Saudi Arabia King Abdullah dies at age 90

January 23, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Tuesday, March 23, 2010 file photo, King Abdullah, right, holds his sword as he takes part in the traditional Arda dance (War dance) during the Janadriyah Festival of Heritage and Culture on the outskirts of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. On early...