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Nepal earthquake death toll climbs above 5,000

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:40
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 - 11:10
It would have made Thomas Jefferson proud.
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U.S. develops self-guided ammunition

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:09
You know the phrase "dodging a bullet"? Forget about it. Probably not going to happen anymore.
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80 hours under earthquake rubble

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53
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.
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Australia slams executions by firing squad

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53
Australia recalls its ambassador to Indonesia after two of its citizens were among the eight drug smugglers executed by firing squad. FULL STORY | PHOTOS
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Opinion: What is missing in Nepal

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 10:53
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 - 09:47
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Chile volcano leaves ashy devastation

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 08:42
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Chinese 'ghost mall' back from the dead?

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 08:40
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Earthquakes

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 08:36
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Iran seizes commercial ship, U.S. forces respond

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 08:25
Iran Revolutionary Guard patrol boats fired shots across the bow of and later intercepted a commercial cargo ship, the M/V Maersk Tigris, which was crossing the Strait of Hormuz Tuesday morning, according to a senior U.S. military official.
Categories: International News

Why Indonesia denied mercy

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 08:21
Indonesia has executed 8 convicted drug smugglers, including 2 of the 'Bali 9'. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports on the controversial decision.
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Why Australia's angry over executions

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 08:21
Before "Bali Nine" duo, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the last Australian executed for drug offenses abroad was Van Tuong Nguyen by Singapore in 2005.
Categories: International News

Opinion: Executions are awful but consistent

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 08:21
Many Australians are understandably appalled by the brutal and pointless executions of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
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Look at me! 20 selfies of the week

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 08:15
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Nigerian troops rescue 300

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 17:05
Nigerian troops rescued 200 girls and 93 women Tuesday in the Sambisa Forest, the Nigerian Armed Forces announced on its official Twitter account.
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Mom survives 36 hours in Nepal quake rubble

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 16:49
Kathmandu is a city with few good stories right now, but Tanka Maya Sitoula has one of them.
Categories: International News

Why are these watches worth a million dollars?

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 15:53
Get your paddles ready! Four watches at an upcoming auction in Geneva could break the $1 million mark. Here's why.
Categories: International News

Most isolated island holds competition

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 15:53
It lays claim to being the most isolated human settlement on earth, a volcanic archipelago in the South Atlantic Ocean, home to just under 270 people.
Categories: International News

Indonesia executions

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 15:52
Pictures from the scene surrounding Indonesia's decision to to execute foreign drug convicts by firing squad, despite a firestorm of international criticism and pleas by the condemned prisoners' families.
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