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Canadian police: Shooting plot foiled

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 1:54pm
Canadian police stopped a plot in which at least two people had obtained weapons and planned to open fire in a public place on Valentine's Day before committing suicide, authorities said Friday.
Categories: International News

16 die when train and bus collide in Mexico

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 1:53pm
At least 16 people were killed and 30 others were injured when a bus collided with a train in northeastern Mexico on Friday, according to the Nuevo Leon State Civil Protection.
Categories: International News

Over 100 whales die after washing up on beach

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 1:51pm
Scores of whales stranded on a remote New Zealand beach got back in the water, only to return to land -- leaving more than 100 of them dead and conservationists racing to save those clinging to life.
Categories: International News

100 feared missing in Congo River

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 9:17am
Up to 100 people are feared missing after two boats collided on the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the World Health Organization said Saturday.
Categories: International News

Militants seize Iraqi town, fire on air base

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 7:31am
ISIS militants took full control of the Iraqi town of Al-Baghdadi, security officials told CNN, and turned their sights to a nearby air base housing U.S. military personnel. FULL STORY
Categories: International News

Get up to speed

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 9:38pm
The fight against ISIS has many fronts, and they're not all on the battlefield.
Categories: International News

Taliban attack on mosque attack kills 19

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 8:24pm
The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for a Friday attack on a Shiite Muslim mosque in Peshawar in northern Pakistan -- a suicide bombing and gunfire assault that a hospital representative said killed 19 people and injured dozens of others.
Categories: International News

The new Ebola: Are we ready?

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:16pm
Experts say it's not a question of if, but when, the next global epidemic will happen. But scientists are working to stop the next outbreak in its tracks.
Categories: International News

Mueller forced to be ISIS bride?

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:15pm
Kayla Mueller, an American aid worker and ISIS hostage whose death was confirmed by her family this week, might have been paired with a male ISIS fighter during her captivity, U.S. intelligence and government officials said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

ISIS: Paris killer's widow with us

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:15pm
The widow of Paris kosher supermarket gunman Amedy Coulibaly has linked up with ISIS, the terror group claims.
Categories: International News

TransAsia pilots fail flight test

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:14pm
As the search continues for the final victim of TransAsia Flight GE235, the Taiwanese airline has grounded 10 pilots for failing an oral flight test.
Categories: International News

170 whales strand in NZ

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:13pm
Conservationists are racing to try to save more than 170 whales stranded on a remote beach on New Zealand's South Island.
Categories: International News

Coast guard captain jailed

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:13pm
The captain of the first South Korean coast guard ship sent to rescue passengers from the doomed Sewol ferry has been sentenced to four years in prison for negligence.
Categories: International News

Inside the ISIS plot to attack Belgium

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:12pm
Intelligence suggests ISIS is seeking to send back European recruits to target the European countries involved in airstrikes against it, according to an official. FULL STORY
Categories: International News

What happened to U.S. World Cup TV war?

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:03pm
It's one of the biggest sporting events on the planet and in a growing market for new fans, football's global governing body has cut a media rights deal for the 2026 World Cup over a decade ahead of the tournament.
Categories: International News

How much are we trashing our oceans?

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:01pm
Nearly every piece of plastic still exists on Earth, regardless of whether it's been recycled, broken down into microscopic bits or discarded in the ocean.
Categories: International News

Politicians fist fight over bill

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 7:50am
A fight broke out inside Ukraine's parliament building between two lawmakers with a dispute over a land ownership bill.
Categories: International News

Dashcam shows takedown of Indian grandfather

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 7:34am
Police dashcam video captures the moments an Alabama cop took down a 57-year-old man visiting his family from India.
Categories: International News

Long-held Al Jazeera journalists freed

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 7:01pm
Egyptian authorities have released Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed -- though they still face court proceedings -- after they served more than 400 days in an Egyptian prison.
Categories: International News

Myanmar gives Rohingya voting rights, backtracks

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 6:32pm
Myanmar has stripped away temporary voting rights given to the country's embattled Rohingya minority only a day earlier, following protests by Buddhist nationalists.
Categories: International News
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