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Israel and Hamas have each launched new attacks after…

video Dramatic Libyan Militias footage

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US Steel invokes Carnegie legacy in revival plan
US Steel invokes Carnegie legacy in revival plan

For more than a century, US Steel's strategy was based on volume - make lots of steel, maximise production to minimise costs…

Japanese schoolgirl accused of killing classmate
Japanese schoolgirl accused of killing classmate

A 15-year-old Japanese schoolgirl was arrested on suspicion of murdering a classmate and dismembering her body, local media…

Trial in salmonella outbreak to start in Georgia
Trial in salmonella outbreak to start in Georgia

Three people accused of scheming to manufacture and ship salmonella-tainted peanuts that killed nine people, sickened more…

Costa Concordia wreck reaches final port
Costa Concordia wreck reaches final port

The shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner completed its final journey, reaching Genoa where it will be scrapped.

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UN Security Council calls for Gaza cease-fire

UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.N. Security Council has called for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in…

China profits boost Asian stock markets

BEIJING (AP) Asian stock markets were mostly higher Monday, shrugging off jitters about stiffer Western sanctions against…

Reporter recalls Soviet evasion in '83 jet downing

Those searching for the truth about what happened in the shoot-down of the Malaysia airliner over Ukraine can take little…

Girls killed, hurt in attack in Thailand's south

HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) A 12-year-old girl was killed and seven people, including two other girls, were wounded in a roadside…

Police in China remove church's cross

BEIJING (AP) Hundreds of police took down a church's cross in eastern China early Monday amid a crackdown on church buildings…

Professors object to US restrictions on drone use

WASHINGTON (AP) University and college professors are warning that U.S. government restrictions on the use of small drones…

Driver seriously injures woman during Zombie Walk

SAN DIEGO (AP) A driver struck and seriously injured a woman while fleeing from angry members of the annual Zombie Walk…

UN council agrees on demand for Gaza cease-fire

UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.N. Security Council agreed on a statement Sunday calling for "an immediate and unconditional…

US man killed when small plane lands, hits him

SARASOTA, Florida (AP) A father was killed and his 9-year-old daughter seriously injured Sunday while walking along a Florida…

Police: Bathroom cameras may have filmed hundreds

NEWARK, Delaware (AP) State officials say hundreds of women may have been secretly videotaped from cameras found hidden…

Charles Russell art fetches millions at auction

RENO, Nevada (AP) A total of 30 Charles M. Russell works fetched millions of dollars at a Western art auction in Reno…

Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell dies

SEATTLE (AP) Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell, who led the city during the World Trade Organization protests in 1999, has…

1 dead after lightning hits 14 in California

LOS ANGELES (AP) A 20-year-old man died after lightning struck 14 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golf course…

Obama to rename Africa program for Nelson Mandela

WASHINGTON (AP) A program designed to foster a new generation of young African leaders will be renamed after former South…

US meat supplier in China withdraws products

NEW YORK (AP) The U.S.-based company at the center of a food scandal in China says it is pulling all of the products produced…

Obama: US worried about worsening Gaza conditions

WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama is telling Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that the United States is growing…

Aruba releases Venezuelan diplomat sought by US

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) Aruba's government released a former Venezuelan general who was detained on U.S. drug charges when…

World Bank promotes electricity access in Congo

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Suspect detained in slayings of 2 Jamaica children

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California governor kicks off Mexico trade mission

SACRAMENTO, California (AP) California's governor travels to Mexico for three days starting Monday and will discuss immigration…

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Gaza

Residents return to sea of rubble
Residents return to sea of rubble

In the dangerous streets around the hospital in Beit Hanoun, the buildings were, by and large, still standing at the start…

Rockets fired despite truce
Baby fights for life in war-torn Gaza
Grief fills gap in Gaza conflict
Crowds march for Gaza
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Space

Russian geckos going at it in space despite glitches
Russian geckos going at it in space despite glitches

An orbital sex mission by five Russian geckos has gone from lust in space to lost in space.

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Syria

Isis attacks Syrian bases
Isis attacks Syrian bases

Isis has used military equipment seized from Iraq in its biggest challenge yet to Assad regime forces.

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