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After Cyclone Pam, Vanuatu revives, rebuilds and rethinks

March 22, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

People walk past a washed-out bridge on the island of Efate, Vanuatu on Saturday, March 21, 2015. A week after Cyclone Pam tore through the South Pacific archipelago with winds of 270 kilometers (168 miles) per hour, people are focused on the task of rebuilding. (AP Photo/Nick Perry) EFATE, Vanuatu (AP) — The roof from [&hellip...

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US, Iran cite progress in nuke talks, though deal is unclear

March 22, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, right, is greeted by British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond in London, England, Saturday, March 21, 2015, for a meeting about the recently concluded round of negotiations with Iran over Iran’s nuclear program. (AP...

Day of carnage at Tunisian museum leaves memories, questions

March 22, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

This frame grab from a video released by Tunisia’s Interior Ministry shows the gunmen walking through the National Bardo museum during the attack that killed 21 people on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. The one-minute video posted on the ministry’s...

US first lady in Cambodia to promote girls’ education

March 21, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is greeted by Bun Rany, the first lady of Cambodia, as she arrives at Siem Reap International Airport on Friday, March 20, in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Mrs. Obama’s Friday evening arrival in Cambodia comes after a three-day...

Bombings in Yemeni mosques kill more than 130

March 21, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

People stand amid bodies covered with blankets in a mosque after a suicide attack during the noon prayer in Sanaa, Yemen, Friday, March 20, 2015. Triple suicide bombers hit a pair of mosques crowded with worshippers in the capital on Friday, causing heavy...

Asian markets mostly lower after Wall Street slide

March 20, 2015 • Business, World NewsComments (0)

Trader Jason Harper works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, March 19, 2015. Stocks are edging lower in early trading, giving up some of the gains they made the day before. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were...

Australian premier takes back his 2nd recent Nazi comparison

March 20, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 9,. 2015 file photo, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott answers questions at a media conference before attending the parliament’s question time in Canberra. Australia’s gaffe-prone prime minister took back his second...

AP reporter in Yemen: Flight cancelled for warfare

March 20, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

Yemeni men show off materials that they looted from a base that belonged to police special forces loyal to ousted longtime autocratic President Ali Abdullah Saleh outside the base in Aden, Yemen, Thursday, March 19, 2015. Forces loyal to former President...

AP Exclusive: Draft agreement cuts Iran’s nuclear hardware

March 20, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, center, walks outside the hotel during a break of a bilateral meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for a new round of Nuclear Talks, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Thursday, March 19, 2015. (AP...

US rally sends Asia higher, but Tokyo slumps on weak dollar

March 19, 2015 • World NewsComments (0)

A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange watches Federal reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s news conference, Wednesday, March 18, 2015. The Federal Reserve is signaling that it’s edging closer to raising interest rates from record lows in...