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Avalanche hits Indian army post on glacier; 10 feared dead

4-2-2016 

By Associated Press, SRINAGAR, India — Officials say 10 Indian soldiers are feared dead after an avalanche hit a military post on the Siachen…

More sex abuse by UN troops alleged in C. African Republic

4-2-2016

By Associated Press, UNITED NATIONS — A human rights group alleges that at least eight women and girls were raped or sexually exploited by U.N….

A glance at which countries are pledging what for Syrians

4-2-2016 

By Associated Press, LONDON — A look at what countries attending an international donor conference in London on Thursday are pledging to help…

Exclusive: Madoff’s Secret Plan to Destroy the Evidence

4-2-2016

Even before he admitted his Ponzi scheme to his family, Bernard Madoff had begun a plan to destroy the most damning evidence with a massive…

Zika Outbreak Updates: Brazil’s President Calls Virus ‘Real Threat’

4-2-2016 

As the Zika virus outbreak continues, including in wide swaths of Central and South America, concerns are growing, especially for pregnant women…

Dramatic Video Shows Deadly Hostage Standoff

4-2-2016 

A tense standoff between police and an armed robber turned into a hostage situation in Texas. Police in the Dallas suburb of Irving received a…

Signing of Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal opens up tough battle in U.S.

4-2-2016 

Representatives of the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim nations on Thursday formally signed a sweeping…

Avalanche hits Indian army post on glacier; 10 feared dead

4-2-2016

By Associated Press, SRINAGAR, India — Officials say 10 Indian soldiers are feared dead after an avalanche hit a military post on the Siachen…

More sex abuse by UN troops alleged in C. African Republic

4-2-2016 

By Associated Press, UNITED NATIONS — A human rights group alleges that at least eight women and girls were raped or sexually exploited by U.N….

A glance at which countries are pledging what for Syrians

4-2-2016 

By Associated Press, LONDON — A look at what countries attending an international donor conference in London on Thursday are pledging to help…

News24.com | Syrian family arrives in Italy in first humanitarian airlift

4-2-2016 

Rome – A 7-year-old Syrian girl suffering from a rare form of eye cancer arrived in Italy on Thursday, the first of an estimated 1 000 refugees…

News24.com | Italy demands truth from Egypt over slain student

4-2-2016 

Rome – Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Thursday angrily demanded “the truth” from Egypt over the unexplained death of Cambridge…