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Everest climbing season in disarray after deaths

April 24, 2014

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal's attempts to salvage the Mount Everest climbing season fell flat Thursday as major expedition companies canceled their climbs and many Sherpas quit the mountain afte... more »»

Clashes in east Ukraine leave at least 2 dead

April 24, 2014

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian troops moved against pro-Russia forces in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing at least two of them in clashes at checkpoints, both sides said. more »»

Kate shows off new royal style in Down Under tour

April 24, 2014

LONDON (AP) — Kate's dilemma: What to pack for a two-week trip, when your itinerary includes everything from state receptions and church services to toddler playdates and cricket games?

For... more »»

Clash in east Ukraine leave at least 2 dead

April 24, 2014

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian government troops moved against pro-Russia forces in the east of the country on Thursday and killed at least two of them in clashes at checkpoints manned by th... more »»

1 year after factory collapse, Bangladeshis suffer

April 24, 2014

SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) — One year after the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed in a pile of concrete slabs and twisted metal, Bangladeshi seamstress Shefali says she would rather starve to deat... more »»

Suicide attack in Iraq kills at least 11 people

April 24, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a police checkpoint south of Baghdad on Thursday morning, killing at least 11 people, officials said, the latest episode in an... more »»

Crusades fought, eBay bids sought for relics

April 24, 2014

ROME (AP) — Wars have been fought to obtain them. Medieval monks and modern-day bandits have pilfered them. more »»

China splurging on military as US pulls back

April 24, 2014

QINGDAO, China (AP) — China's navy commissioned 17 new warships last year, the most of any nation. more »»

Bomb kills 4 in Pakistan; airstrikes hit militants

April 24, 2014

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A bombing in southern Pakistan killed a police officer known for his anti-militant campaigns and three other people on Thursday while army officials said the Pakistani ai... more »»

EU, post-Soviet republics meet on partnership plan

April 24, 2014

PRAGUE (AP) — Amid Ukraine's deepening crisis, the presidents of post-Soviet republics and EU member states are gathering in Prague to save a project to boost their ties. more »»

Classes begin at SKorean school full of mourning

April 24, 2014

ANSAN, South Korea (AP) — Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemum... more »»

Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute

April 24, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Showing solidarity with Japan, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. more »»

Obama: New sanctions against Russia are 'teed up'

April 24, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Warning Russia that new economic sanctions are "teed up," President Barack Obama accused Moscow of failing to live up to an agreement last week to ease tensions in eastern Ukraine. more »»

Obama calls for peaceful end to island dispute

April 24, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — Standing next to Japan's leader, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. more »»

Nepal officials go to Everest to try to end crisis

April 24, 2014

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — With the Mount Everest climbing season increasingly in doubt, Nepalese tourism officials traveled to base camp Thursday to negotiate with Sherpas who want to walk off the... more »»

UN considering sanctions over South Sudan massacre

April 24, 2014

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.N. more »»

SKorea ferry toll hits 159 as relatives wait

April 24, 2014

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Divers made their way deeper Thursday into the submerged wreck of a ferry that sank more than a week ago as the death toll neared 160 and relatives of the more than 140... more »»

Material on Australian shore not from Malaysia jet

April 24, 2014

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian officials said Thursday that after examining detailed photographs of unidentified material that washed ashore in the southwestern part of the country they ar... more »»

Syrian activists accuse Assad of new gas attacks

April 23, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have attacked rebel-held areas with poisonous chlorine gas in recent weeks and months, leaving men, women and children coughing, choking and gasping for... more »»

Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind

April 23, 2014

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russia's foreign minister warned Wednesday that attacks on Russian citizens or interests in Ukraine would bring a firm response and drew a comparison to the circumstances... more »»

 
 

 

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