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ISIS' reasons for enslaving women

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 8:09am
In a new publication, ISIS justifies its kidnapping of women as sex slaves citing Islamic theology, an interpretation that is rejected by the Muslim world at large.
Categories: International News

How much will it cost to rebuild Gaza?

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 8:06am
Rebuilding Gaza after this year's conflict with Israel will cost $4 billion, says the Palestinian Authority, which is presenting a reconstruction plan on Sunday.
Categories: International News

Protest opponents try to tear down Hong Kong barricades

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 8:06am
Rowdy scenes erupted at the main Occupy Central protest site in Hong Kong on Monday after hundreds of people opposing the pro-democracy occupation tried to tear down protest barricades.
Categories: International News

Cambodia rescuing captive bears

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 8:05am
More bears have been seized in Cambodia than anywhere else in Asia in the ongoing fight to save animals destined for bile farms.
Categories: International News

U.S. cities reject Columbus Day

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 10:23pm
Columbus Day often brings to mind the Nina, the Pinta and the Santa Maria. This Monday, some cities and states would rather you think of the Sioux, the Suquamish and the Chippewa.
Categories: International News

For Ebola caregivers, high risk

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 10:23pm
They dedicate their lives to saving others, but as Ebola spreads worldwide, health care workers must also focus on saving themselves.
Categories: International News

ISIS close to victory on 2 fronts

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 9:55pm
ISIS fighters stand on the verge of victory on two fronts, and poorly equipped local forces do their best to resist.
Categories: International News

ISIS trying to overtake Anbar province

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 4:25pm
New recruits are bolstering the ISIS advance, while the Iraqi army is suffering from abandonment and incompetence.
Categories: International News

Health care worker may be first to contract Ebola in U.S.

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 2:16pm
Concerns about the Ebola virus were heightened Sunday when a health care worker in Texas had a positive preliminary test for the disease. If confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the worker's case would mark the first known transmission of Ebola in the United States and the second-ever diagnosis in the country.
Categories: International News

Pakistani airstrikes kill at least 21 militants

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 11:48am
At least 21 militants were killed in Pakistani airstrikes Sunday in a volatile area close to the Afghan border, officials said.
Categories: International News

Boko Haram hostages freed

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 8:54am
27 hostages freed from Boko Haram have arrived in the capital of Cameroon. Lynda Kinkade reports.
Categories: International News

Cyclone Hudhud makes landfall in India

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 5:44am
When Cyclone Hudhud blew ashore in eastern India on Sunday, the coast was nearly emptied out. More than 200,000 people were evacuated a day before, officials said.
Categories: International News

Germany humbled by Poland in Euro 2016 qualification

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 6:30pm
Poland defeated Germany for the first time in it's footballing history Saturday as goals from Arkadiusz Milik and Sebastian Mila secured a famous 2-0 victory in Euro 2016 qualifying.
Categories: International News

Airstrikes fail to halt ISIS advance

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 6:15am
International airstrikes are not stopping ISIS militants as they advance on northern and western fronts, threatening slaughter in the holdout Syrian Kurdish city of Kobani and securing their grip on Iraq's Anbar province next to Baghdad.
Categories: International News

Ebola comment gets man hazmat escort from plane

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:13pm
Ebola is no laughing matter, especially not at airports or on planes, where screenings have gotten tighter.
Categories: International News

Meet the Nobel Peace Prize winners

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 3:24pm
The Nobel Peace Prize went to Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai and India's Kailash Satyarthi for their struggles on behalf of children.
Categories: International News

Mexico captures alleged cartel chief

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 2:47pm
His cartel helped give Ciudad Juarez its infamous reputation as one of the world's most violent cities.
Categories: International News

From near death to Nobel Prize

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 2:45pm
On Friday, Malala Yousafzai became the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. But just a day earlier, she passed the two-year anniversary of the gruesome event that flung her and her cause onto the world stage -- the attempt on her life.
Categories: International News

See pony walk into police station

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 2:26pm
Surveillance video captures a pony "turning itself in" at a police station.
Categories: International News

Hospital clue to Kim's disappearance

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 2:20pm
The mystery surrounding the whereabouts of Kim Jong Un deepens after the North Korean leader missed a ceremony to pay tribute to his late father and grandfather on an important national anniversary.
Categories: International News
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