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WikiLeaks says it’s leaking over 500,000 Saudi documents

June 19, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Supporters of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange hold placards during a vigil across the street from the Ecuador embassy in London, Friday, June 19, 2015. Julian Assange is marking the third anniversary of his stay inside Ecuador’s London embassy. The WikiLeaks founder entered the building on June 19, 2012, to avoid extradition to Sweden for questioning...

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Secret police detentions of activists on the rise in Egypt

June 18, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this April 24, 2015 file photo, an Egyptian youth carries a lit flare as supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood gather in the El-Mataria neighborhood of Cairo, Egypt, to protest the 20-year sentence for ousted president Mohammed Morsi and...

Muslims worldwide to mark the start of Ramadan on Thursday

June 18, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Tuesday, June 16, 2015 photo, a father holds his girls as one of them looks into a telescope during a moon sighting event on top of Jebel Hafeet mountain ahead of the holy month of Ramadan, in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates. The sighting of the new moon...

Al-Qaida’s No. 2 leader killed in US strike in Yemen

June 17, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This image from video released Jan. 23, 2009, by al-Malahim Media Foundation and provided by IntelCenter on Dec. 30, 2009, shows the leader of Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, identified by the IntelCenter as Nasir al-Wahishi, in Yemen....

Asian stock markets sag as jitters mount over Greece

June 16, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This July 15, 2013 file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange in New York. U.S. stocks are opening lower Monday, June 15, 2015, after weekend talks between Greece and its creditors stalled, raising the possibility the country could default. (AP...

Asia stocks drift as Greece dampens impact of strong US data

June 11, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Jan. 4, 2010 file photo shows an entrance to a Wall Street subway station in New York. U.S. stocks are moving higher in midday trading Thursday, June 11, 2015, building on a big gain from the day before. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) SEOUL,...

Suicide bomber strikes near ancient temple in Luxor, Egypt

June 10, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A pool of blood and an abandoned sandal are seen at the site of a suicide bombing, near Karnak Temple in Luxor, Egypt, Wednesday, June 10, 2015. A suicide bomber blew himself up near a major tourist site in Egypt’s southern city of Luxor on Wednesday,...

Pope creates abuse tribunal for cases of bishop negligence

June 10, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Pope Francis exchanges his skull cap with one donated to him by a child as he leaves at the end of his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, June 10, 2015. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope...

Gay couples in Guam start applying for marriage licenses

June 8, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Gay couples, from left, Kathleen M. Aguero, Loretta M. Pangelinan, Nikki Dismuke and Deasia Johnson apply for marriage licenses in Hagatna, Guam, Tuesday, June 9, 2015. Guam became the first U.S. territory to recognize gay marriage. (AP Photo/Grace Garces...

Cyprus’ rival leaders attend theatrical play to foster trust

June 8, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

The Greek Cypriot President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades, center right, and leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriots Mustafa Akinci, center left, watch a theater play entitled “Saddened in Greek, Hurt in Turkish” at the Rialto Theater in their...