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Marine accused in Philippine killing tests US ties

October 20, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

CORRECTS LAST NAME OF MOTHER TO LAUDE – In this Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 photo, Julita Laude, mother of killed transgender Jennifer Laude, talks to reporters during a rally near the USS Peleliu, where U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton is said to be held, at the Subic Bay free port, Zambales province, northern Philippines. [&hellip...

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Container ship towed away from Canadian coast

October 19, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

In this aerial photo provided by the Department of National Defense Maritime Forces Pacific, a Canadian Coast Guard helicopter flies near a Russian container ship, carrying hundreds of tons of fuel drifting without power in rough seas off British...

Bishops scrap welcome to gays in sign of split

October 19, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, is saluted by two Swiss guards as he arrives to attend an afternoon session of a two-week synod on family issues at the Vatican, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. Catholic bishops predicted widespread approval Saturday...

Iraq lawmakers approve interior, defense ministers

October 19, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

Iraqi municipal government workers clean up debris following a car bomb explosion in central Baghdad’s busy commercial Karradah neighborhood, Iraq, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. The car bomb exploded after nightfall Friday, near a cafe, killed and wounded...

Center of Hurricane Gonzalo moves over Bermuda

October 18, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

This NOAA satellite image taken Friday, October 17, 2014 at 1:45 PM EDT shows Hurricane Gonzalo 100 miles southwest of Bermuda. This very strong hurricane has maximum winds of 125 miles per hour and is moving northeast at 16 miles per hour. Gonzalo will make...

16 dead in accident at South Korean concert

October 18, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won, third from left, looks at a collapsed ventilation grate at an outdoor theater in Seongnam, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. Sixteen people watching an outdoor pop concert in South Korea fell 20 meters to their...

Nigeria, Boko Haram agree to immediate cease-fire

October 18, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday May 30, 2013 file photo, Maj. Gen. Chris Olukolade, Nigeria’s top military spokesman speaks during an interview in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigeria’s government and Islamic extremists from Boko Haram have agreed to an...

Asian stocks sag as US growth jitters mount

October 16, 2014 • Business, World NewsComments (0)

A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 in Tokyo, following that fear drove Wall Street to one of its most dramatic, dizzying days in years on Wednesday. Investors fled stocks and poured into bonds as...

Hong Kong police hold back from removing barriers

October 16, 2014 • World NewsComments (0)

People protest outside a police station after a clash between protesters and police near a occupied area in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. Hundreds of Hong Kong police officers drove protesters from an underpass early Wednesday, the worst violence since...

After long absence, Kim reappears with cane

October 15, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

ADDS WHERE KIM APPEARED – A man walks past TV monitors displaying a news program at an electronic shop in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, showing a North Korean newspaper with a photo of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un smiling, reportedly...