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The Latest on China Boat Sinking: Divers find more bodies

June 4, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Rescuers use cranes to upright a capsized ship, center, on the Yangtze River in Jianli county of southern China’s Hubei province, as seen from across the river from Huarong county of southern China’s Hunan province, Friday, June 5, 2015. The boat had been righted and teams would still try to lift the vessel even though [&hellip...

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Australian entrepreneur, America’s Cup winner Alan Bond dies

June 4, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 18, 1977 file photo, Australia syndicate head Alan Bond, right, and Courageous skipper Ted Turner, left, shake hands at a news conference following Courageous Americas Cup victory, in Newport, R.I. Bond’s family said the global...

More reason for calm than panic in South Korea’s MERS scare

June 4, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

South Korean middle school students wear masks as a precaution against the MERS, Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, virus as they go to school in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, June 5, 2015. Sales of surgical masks surge amid fears of the deadly, poorly...

Greece to bundle its June IMF payments together

June 4, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A woman walks past graffiti by street artist Achilles outside a shop, in Athens, Greece, on Thursday June 4, 2015. Greece remains at loggerheads with creditors over key economic reforms after a meeting between Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the head of the...

Death toll jumps to 65 in China river cruise capsizing

June 3, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Chinese rescuers work on the capsized ship, center, on the Yangtze River in central China’s Hubei province Thursday, June 4, 2015. Rescuers cut into the upside-down hull of the river cruise ship and pulled out drowned passengers early Thursday. (AP...

Activists: Decline of elephants in Tanzania is catastrophic

June 2, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this file photo taken Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, African elephants interact in Tarangire National Park on the outskirts of Arusha, northern Tanzania. The sharp decline of the elephant population in Tanzania, most likely due to poaching, is...

Greece submits draft bailout plan, creditors say not enough

June 2, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Greek Deputy Minister of Interior and Administrative Reconstruction Giorgos Katrougalos speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Athens on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Katrougalos said he expects Greece to reach an agreement by the end of the week...

Boat with more than 450 people sinks in China’s Yangtze

June 1, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Rescue workers stand on the capsized ship, center, on the Yangtze River in central China’s Hubei province Tuesday, June 2, 2015. The small cruise ship sank overnight in China’s Yangtze River during a storm, leaving nearly 450 people missing, state...

Solar Impulse plane lands in Japan to wait out bad weather

June 1, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Swiss pilot Andre Borschberg speaks to journalists at the Nagoya Airport in Aichi prefecture, central Japan Tuesday, June 2, 2015 after his solar-powered plane attempting to circle the globe without a drop of fuel made an unscheduled landing in Japan to wait...

Kerry breaks leg in bicycle crash; returning to US Monday

May 31, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A helicopter takes off at the General Hospital in Geneva, Switzerland, Sunday, May 31 2015. Secretary of State John Kerry broke his leg in bike crash outside of Geneva on Sunday and called off the rest of a four-nation diplomatic trip. X-rays at the Swiss...