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After attacks, European rabbis train self-defense in Prague

February 24, 2015

PRAGUE (AP) — Rabbis from European countries gathered in Prague Tuesday for training in self-defense and first aid in response to a wave of attacks against Jews and a rise of anti-Semitism on the... more »»

Dozens of Christians abducted by Islamic militants in Syria

February 24, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State militants struck before dawn, staging house-to-house raids in a cluster of villages nestled along the Khabur River in northeastern Syria. more »»

9 dead including gunman in Czech restaurant shooting

February 24, 2015

PRAGUE (AP) — A gunman opened fire inside a small-town restaurant in eastern Czech Republic Tuesday, killing eight people and seriously wounding a waitress before he fatally shot himself,... more »»

Toronto police stumped by mysterious tunnel

February 24, 2015

TORONTO (AP) — Police are asking for the public's help in trying to determine who built a mysterious underground tunnel near York University in Toronto. more »»

Greece clears key hurdle to extend bailout but doubts remain

February 24, 2015

BRUSSELS (AP) — Greece cleared a major hurdle Tuesday in its ongoing battle to remain solvent as its European creditors approved a 4-month extension to its financial bailout — but the... more »»

South Africa spycraft on show in leaked intelligence cables

February 24, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Once the small talk had subsided, the 2012 meeting between intelligence agents from Iran and South Africa in an Iranian guesthouse reportedly went downhill. more »»

Suicide bombers kill 24 at 2 bus stations in north Nigeria

February 24, 2015

POTISKUM, Nigeria (AP) — Teenage suicide bombers, suspected to be Boko Haram extremists, killed at least 24 people in separate blasts Tuesday at crowded bus stations in two northern Nigerian... more »»

Bombs in Iraq, including twin blasts in busy street, kill 40

February 24, 2015

BAGHDAD (AP) — A series of bombings in Iraq, including twin blasts in a busy street in a Baghdad suburb, killed at least 40 people and wounded dozens on Tuesday, Iraqi officials said. more »»

Shiite rebels say Yemen President Hadi 'wanted for justice'

February 24, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's Shiite rebels said Tuesday that President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, who fled the rebel-controlled capital earlier this month and has begun reconstituting his authority... more »»

Pistorius lawyers to challenge appeal ruling

February 24, 2015

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius' case will return to court next month after his lawyers said Tuesday they will challenge a judge's decision to allow prosecutors to appeal the... more »»

UK police believe 3 missing schoolgirls have entered Syria

February 24, 2015

LONDON (AP) — Police investigating the disappearance of three British schoolgirls said Tuesday they believe the teenagers are no longer in Turkey and have crossed into Syri. more »»

Egyptian president issues new anti-terrorism law

February 24, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — The Egyptian president has issued a law that broadens the state's definition of terrorism to include anyone who threatens public order "by any means," and gives authorities powers to... more »»

Toddler dies of measles in Berlin, 1st death in outbreak

February 24, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — An 18-month-old boy has died of measles amid an outbreak in Berlin, a hospital in the German capital said Tuesday. more »»

AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

February 24, 2015

LONDON (AP) — Scattered attacks in eastern Ukraine threatened a peace deal brokered by France and Germany that called on government forces and pro-Russia rebels to pull back heavy weapons. more »»

Eurozone backs Greek reforms; key hurdle to extend bailout

February 24, 2015

BRUSSELS (AP) — Greece's creditors in the 19-country eurozone approved Tuesday a list of reforms Athens proposed to get a 4-month extension to its bailout, which should keep the country afloat... more »»

IS militants abduct dozens of Christians in Syria

February 24, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants have abducted at least 70 Christians, including women and children, after overrunning a string of villages in northeastern Syria, activists and relatives sai... more »»

After attacks, European rabbis train in Prague self-defense

February 24, 2015

PRAGUE (AP) — Rabbis from European countries have gathered in Prague for training in self-defense and first aid in a response to a wave of attacks against Jews and a rise of anti-Semitism on the... more »»

Head of UN climate panel steps down amid harassment case

February 24, 2015

NEW DELHI (AP) — The leader of the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change stepped down on Tuesday amid an investigation into a colleague's allegations of sexual harassment.

Rajendra K. more »»

Eurozone to meet later to give verdict on Greek reform plans

February 24, 2015

BRUSSELS (AP) — Greece's creditors in the 19-country eurozone on Tuesday appeared to be heading toward a positive assessment of a list of reforms Athens proposed to get a 4-month extension to its... more »»

Oil slump threatens easy life of affluent Norwegians

February 24, 2015

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — Losing his job on a Norwegian oil rig meant more to Kristoffer Sandberg than saying goodbye to a high salary. more »»

 
 
 

 

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