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Sweden recognizes Palestinian state; Israel upset

October 30, 2014

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Sweden on Thursday became the biggest Western European country to recognize a Palestinian state, prompting a strong protest from Israel, which swiftly withdrew its ambassador fro... more »»

Burkina Faso president declares state of emergency

October 30, 2014

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso's leader of nearly three decades declared a state of emergency Thursday, hours after protesters who oppose his bid for another term stormed the... more »»

South Africans mourn sport deaths

October 30, 2014

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African officials on Thursday called for a strict new gun law as a tribute to a soccer star who was shot and killed earlier this week. more »»

Ebola: Danger in Sierra Leone, progress in Liberia

October 30, 2014

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Liberia is making some progress in containing the Ebola outbreak while the crisis in Sierra Leone is going to get worse, the top anti-Ebola officials in the two... more »»

Israel recalls ambassador to Sweden

October 30, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Sweden on Thursday became the biggest Western European country to recognize a Palestinian state, and Israel swiftly reacted by withdrawing its ambassador from Stockholm in protest. more »»

Fearing uprising, Iraq militants hunt ex-police

October 30, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group wanted to send a warning against anyone who might plot against its rule. more »»

NATO vigilant amid spike in Russian flights

October 30, 2014

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — NATO is increasing its readiness and air policing following a spike in Russian air force activity in Eastern Europe, the alliance's new chief said Thursday. more »»

Israel to reopen Jerusalem holy site

October 30, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities say they have decided to reopen a key Jerusalem holy site for Muslim worshippers on Friday. more »»

Protesters storm Burkina Faso parliament, set fire

October 30, 2014

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Protesters stormed Burkina Faso's parliament and set its main chamber ablaze Thursday in the most significant challenge ever to the president's 27-year rule in on... more »»

N. Korea cracking down on a distant threat: Ebola

October 30, 2014

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea announced Thursday it will quarantine foreigners for 21 days over fears of the spread of the Ebola virus, even though no cases of the disease have been... more »»

Israeli police kill suspected Palestinian shooter

October 30, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities closed off all access to a sensitive Jerusalem holy site Thursday, after police killed a Palestinian man suspected of trying to assassinate a hard-line Jewish... more »»

Syrian official slams Turkey 'aggression'

October 30, 2014

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad's political adviser accused Turkey on Thursday of committing "aggression" against the country by allowing rebels to cross into the Syrian... more »»

NATO chief sees spike in Russian flights on border

October 30, 2014

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — NATO is increasing its readiness and air policing following a spike in Russian air force activity in Eastern Europe, the alliance's new chief said Thursday. more »»

Sri Lanka says no hope finding mudslide survivors

October 30, 2014

KOSLANDA, Sri Lanka (AP) — Hundreds of desperate Sri Lankan villagers dug with bare hands through the broken red earth of a deadly landslide Thursday, defying police orders after a top disaster... more »»

Peshmerga troops start entering Syrian border town

October 30, 2014

SURUC, Turkey (AP) — Ten Iraqi peshmerga fighters entered the embattled Syrian border town of Kobani via Turkey on Thursday, the first from among a group of 150 Kurdish troops headed there,... more »»

Wanted in US, Roman Polanski questioned in Poland

October 30, 2014

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Prosecutors in Poland questioned filmmaker Roman Polanski at the request of U.S. more »»

Bodies found in Mexico where 3 Texans missing

October 30, 2014

MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — Mexican officials say four bodies have been found east of the border city of Matamoros, near where three young Americans went missing more than two weeks ago. more »»

US envoy: World must do more to fight Ebola

October 30, 2014

BRUSSELS (AP) — The U.S. more »»

Milosevic's widow ridicules EU lifting sanctions

October 30, 2014

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Slobodan Milosevic's exiled widow ridiculed the European Union's decision to lift a 15-year freeze on assets of the former Serbian strongman, saying in an interview... more »»

Parents of Mexico missing meet with president

October 30, 2014

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto met with parents of 43 missing teachers college students for the first time since they disappeared, apparently handed over to a drug gang b... more »»

 
 
 

 

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