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Clashes in east Ukraine leave at least 2 dead

A masked pro Russia protestor waves the Russian flag in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that “it’s time to stop talking and start acting” to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of...
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Clashes in east Ukraine leave at least 2 dead

A masked pro Russia protestor waves the Russian flag in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that “it’s time to stop talking and start acting” to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of...

South Sudan president fires longtime army leader

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A South Sudan military spokesman says the president has replaced the military’s chief of staff amid massive fighting across the country between the military and rebels. The firing is significant in part because the former chief of staff, Gen....

Activists: Syrian airstrikes in north kill 18

BEIRUT (AP) — Opposition activists say Syrian government airstrikes on a vegetable market in a rebel-held town in the northern Aleppo province have killed at least 18 people and wounded scores. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says fighter jets hit...
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Clash in east Ukraine leave at least 2 dead

A masked pro Russia protestor waves the Russian flag in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that “it’s time to stop talking and start acting” to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of...

1 year after factory collapse, Bangladeshis suffer

Bangladeshi relatives of victims of last year’s Rana Plaza building collapse stand in front of a monument erected in memory of the victims, during a gathering on the eve of the tragedy in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. More than 1,100 people...

Afghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctors

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan says three doctors killed by an Afghan security guard at a Kabul hospital are American citizens. Thursday’s shooting at Cure International Hospital in western Kabul was the latest attack on foreign civilians...

Afghan hospital guard kills 3 foreign doctors

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan security guard opened fire on a group of doctors at a Kabul hospital on Thursday morning, killing three foreign physicians and wounding two other people, officials said. The shooting at Cure International Hospital in western Kabul was...

Arab-Israeli women break ground on pro soccer team

PETAH TIKVA, Israel (AP) — When the Israeli women’s soccer team Hapoel Petah Tikva lost a number of its players to Israel’s national team ahead of World Cup qualifiers, founder Rafi Subra made a decision that sets the team apart from many of its rival...
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Obama to Russia: More sanctions are ‘teed up’

President Barack Obama gestures as he attends a joint press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Akasaka State Guest House in Tokyo, Thursday, April 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Junko Kimura-Matsumoto, Pool) President Barack Obama gestures as he attends a joint press...