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BANGKOK – Thai police issued two new arrest warrants and released images Monday of more suspects, a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality, in the widening investigation into Bangkok's deadly …
FOX News · 10 minutes ago
arrest warrants
BERLIN, Aug 30 (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on other European Union countries on Sunday to take a greater share of the refugees fleeing to the bloc, as her government struggles to cope with a …
The Huffington Post · 1 hour ago
refugees
Activists of a few radical Ukrainian parties clash with police officers in front of the parliament in Kiev on Aug. 31. (Photo: AFP) One national guard member was killed and a further 100 were injured Monday after clashes …
USA Today · 45 minutes ago
Ukraine clashes
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Little was known about Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor when he was unveiled as leader of the Afghan Taliban last month. The announcement that the Taliban's former aviation minister would …
NBC News · 5 minutes ago
Mullah Mansoor
Austrian authorities have begun inspecting trucks at its border with Hungary after 71 migrants were found suffocated in a refrigeration truck last week. The Hungarian traffic firm Utinform reported a 15 1/2 -mile backup at the …
FOX News · 13 minutes ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's coast guard picked up nearly 2,500 migrants from the sea in dozens of search and rescue operations, part of a relentless flow of people seeking the safety of Europe after facing war and …
The Huffington Post · 1 hour ago
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(CNN)Investigators may have hit a dead end in their quest to say with certainty whether a piece of airplane debris found in the Indian Ocean comes from a Malaysian passenger jet that disappeared mysteriously in 2014.
CNN · 39 minutes ago
Istanbul, Turkey — In its latest assault on Syria’s cultural heritage, the self-described Islamic State has used explosives to destroy part of the 2,000-year-old Temple of Bel in the ancient caravan town of Palmyra, local …
The Christian Science Monitor · 21 minutes ago
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FAMAGUSTA, Cyprus — Beyond a wilderness of parched weeds, crumbling buildings and roads amputated by tangles of razor wire, a long line of multistory hotels basks in the east Mediterranean sun. Behind it, the …
New York Times · 18 minutes ago
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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Three Canadians, a Pakistani and a Nigerian were among those killed in a fire that engulfed parts of a residential compound in Saudi Arabia's oil-rich east, a Saudi official said. The blaze began …
New York Daily News · 17 minutes ago
Saudi Arabia
Two Vice News reporters and their two colleagues will appear in court on Monday in Turkey to face terrorism charges after being detained on Thursday. Jake Hanrahan and Philip Pendlebury, two British journalists for …
San Francisco Gate · 49 minutes ago
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Islamic State militants in Syria have damaged the Temple of Baal, one of the most important structures in the ancient city of Palmyra, their second attack on the world-renowned ruins in a week …
New York Times · ByAnne Barnard · 18 minutes ago
Islamic State
The number of Somalis who are hungry has risen in the past six months, the United Nations said on Monday, predicting a further spike as the Horn of Africa nation braces itself for the worst flooding in decades.
Voice of America · 12 minutes ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev spent their Sunday on a thoroughly photographed man-date -- pumping iron, barbecuing, and drinking tea. Putin and Medvedev met at the …
Radio Free Europe · 32 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese veteran Sun Yibai doesn't have much time for the Communist Party's claim to have led China to victory against Japan in World War II. "The Communist Party didn't fight Japan," said the sprightly …
Chron · ByPeng Peng andChristopher Bodeen · 43 minutes ago
China
Clashes at the Ukrainian parliament injured as many as 100 people Monday, and one national guardsman was killed by shrapnel from an exploded grenade. The violent protests followed an initial vote by the parliament in …
Daily Beast · ByAnna Nemtsova · 24 minutes ago
Ukrainian Parliament
LIMA, Aug. 31 (UPI) --Police in Peru arrested six suspected robbers after about 260 pounds of gold and $3.7 million in cash were stolen during a heist in an airport in the city of Juliaca. The assault began when gunmen …
United Press International · 5 minutes ago
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Ukrainian protesters clash with police after a vote to give greater powers to the east, outside the Parliament, Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. The Ukrainian parliament has given preliminary approval to a …
San Francisco Gate · 28 minutes ago
South Sudan's rebel leader is warning attacks by government troops on rebel-held areas could sabotage a peace agreement between the warring sides. Riek Machar told reporters in Ethiopia Monday that he is concerned …
Voice of America · 27 minutes ago
Peace Deal
In addition to the gridlock at the Hegyeshalom border crossing — about a 30-kilometer (18 1/2-mile) backup at its peak — traffic was slower than usual at other spots along the Hungary-Austria border, the traffic …
Newser · 3 minutes ago