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Spacecraft spins out of control

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 6:04pm
Russia is continuing efforts to make contact with a cargo spacecraft that took off on a resupply mission to the International Space Station but is now spinning out of control, NASA said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Yemen

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 4:34pm
Here's some background information about Yemen, a country located on the southwestern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, sharing a border with Saudi Arabia and Oman.
Categories: International News

Saudi Arabia

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 4:00pm
Here's a look at what you need to know about Saudi Arabia, a large, oil-rich middle eastern country bordering Yemen, Oman, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Iraq, Jordan, the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf. Saudi Arabia is also home to Islam's holiest cities, Mecca and Medina.
Categories: International News

Bloodied, exhausted and traumatized ... and out of there

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 2:13pm
Even from high above, flying in an Indian Air Force helicopter, it is easy to see that the people of Melamchi, central Nepal, are happy to see us.
Categories: International News

100 million-year-old sea monster fossil found

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:41pm
A farmer in Australia discovered a fossil belonging to a 100 million-year-old sea predator known as a "Kronosaurus."
Categories: International News

S. Korea: North Korea leader executes 15

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:25pm
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is continuing to rule with an iron fist, having ordered the execution of about 15 senior officials so far this year, according to an assessment by South Korean intelligence agents, a lawmaker who attended a closed briefing said.
Categories: International News

World's fastest train takes you a mile in 10 seconds

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:22pm
The Japanese Maglev train crushed its own world record by traveling at 374 miles per hour for nearly 11 seconds. Check out the train in action.
Categories: International News

I'm alive: Survivors connect with loved ones

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:22pm
Thousands remain missing in Nepal after a devastating earthquake struck the region on Saturday. A majority of them are Nepalese, Indian and Chinese residents, but a handful are adventurers, trekkers and vacationers who have not been heard from since the catastrophe.
Categories: International News

Capturing the Kanye, Kardashian kiss

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:21pm
Photographer Conor McDonnell tells the story of how he found himself taking photographs of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's wedding.
Categories: International News

Maid gets last-minute reprieve

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 1:05pm
Categories: International News

Nepal earthquake death toll climbs above 5,000

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:40am
The death toll from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal four days ago has increased to 5,006, Nepalese officials said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Will newest micronation get off the ground?

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:10am
It would have made Thomas Jefferson proud.
Categories: International News

U.S. develops self-guided ammunition

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:09am
You know the phrase "dodging a bullet"? Forget about it. Probably not going to happen anymore.
Categories: International News

80 hours under earthquake rubble

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53am
Rescuers in Nepal have pulled a man from the wreckage of a building where he was stuck for a staggering 80 hours after the devastating earthquake that hit the country Saturday.
Categories: International News

Australia slams executions by firing squad

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53am
Australia recalls its ambassador to Indonesia after two of its citizens were among the eight drug smugglers executed by firing squad. FULL STORY | PHOTOS
Categories: International News

Opinion: What is missing in Nepal

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53am
For a small Himalayan state, Nepal has gone through more than its share of tragedies in recent years.
Categories: International News

Finding gay identity through anonymity

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 9:47am
Categories: International News

Chile volcano leaves ashy devastation

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:42am
Categories: International News

Chinese 'ghost mall' back from the dead?

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:40am
Categories: International News

Earthquakes

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:36am
Categories: International News
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