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Kerry says US will back Iraq against militants

September 10, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — The United States pledged Wednesday to stand by Iraq as its new leaders pleaded for help in facing down a rampant, deadly insurgency. The assurances by U.S. more »»

Scientists say the ozone layer is recovering

September 10, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Earth's protective ozone layer is beginning to recover, largely because of the phase-out since the 1980s of certain chemicals used in refrigerants and aerosol cans, a U.N. more »»

9 topless activists cleared in Notre Dame protest

September 10, 2014

PARIS (AP) — A Paris court on Wednesday threw out a legal complaint against nine activists who bared their breasts in a protest at Notre Dame Cathedral but ruled that three security guards who... more »»

Obama to deepen America's military role in Mideast

September 10, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a major reversal, President Barack Obama is moving to deepen the U.S. more »»

Major river overflows, threatening Pakistan city

September 10, 2014

JHANG, Pakistan (AP) — Raging monsoon floods across India and Pakistan that have killed more than 450 people poured into the plains of eastern Punjab province on Wednesday, sending a major river... more »»

Putin promises new weapons to fend Western threats

September 10, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia will counter military moves by the U.S. more »»

UK leader rushes to fend off Scottish independence

September 10, 2014

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — The British political establishment descended on Scotland on Wednesday to plead for a united United Kingdom, after polls suggested the once-fanciful notion of Scots votin... more »»

What Mideast states could offer a US coalition

September 10, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — If Arab states, plus NATO member Turkey, join a coalition to take on Islamic State militants, they bring both formidable weaponry and some hesitation about participating in an... more »»

Syrian rebel group names new leaders after blast

September 10, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian rebel group named a new leader and military chief on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after an explosion killed a dozen of its senior figures in a devastating blow to one of... more »»

France ready to participate in Iraq airstrikes

September 10, 2014

PARIS (AP) — France offered Wednesday to take part in airstrikes against extremist fighters in Iraq if needed, but insisted on a more careful tack for Syria. more »»

Afghan talks could continue after inauguration

September 10, 2014

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The candidate most likely to be named the next president of Afghanistan said Wednesday that he believes in a government of national unity and will seek to include his... more »»

Weapons watchdog: Chlorine likely used in Syria

September 10, 2014

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A toxic chemical, almost certainly chlorine, was used "systematically and repeatedly" as a weapon in attacks on villages in northern Syria earlier this year, the... more »»

Israeli military opens its own probe into Gaza war

September 10, 2014

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The Israeli military said Wednesday it has opened criminal investigations into two high-profile cases involving Palestinian civilian casualties in this summer's Gaza war,... more »»

Airstrikes in Syria? Obama outlining Mideast plans

September 10, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a high-stakes address to the nation Wednesday night, President Barack Obama planned to outline a broad expansion of the U.S. more »»

AP PHOTOS: Thousands flee flood in India, Pakistan

September 10, 2014

Evacuees fleeing rising floodwaters cling to treetops and wait to be plucked from the roofs of buildings in Srinagar, the main city on the Indian-administered side of Kashmir. more »»

Obama outlining mission to fight Islamic militants

September 10, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hours before President Barack Obama's prime-time address on a strategy for fighting Islamic State militants, the Senate's Democratic leader urged quick authorization of the... more »»

Car bombs kill 19 near pet market in Iraqi capital

September 10, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Twin car bombs hit a police checkpoint near a pet market in Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least 19 people, Iraqi officials sai. more »»

Kerry says world won't permit Islamic State romp

September 10, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that neither the United States nor the rest of the world will stand by and watch the Islamic State militant group spread its evil. more »»

High-tech survey exposes hidden Stonehenge

September 10, 2014

LONDON (AP) — There is more to Stonehenge than meets a visitor's eye. more »»

Kerry: World will not let extremists evil survive

September 10, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry says neither the United States nor the rest of the world will stand by and watch the Islamic State militant group spread its evil. more »»

 
 

 

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