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UN worker kidnapped in C. African Republic is released

January 20, 2015

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — The United Nations says a female staffer who was kidnapped in Central African Republic has been released.

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Belgium terror plot suspect appears before Greek prosecutor

January 20, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — An Algerian man suspected of jihadi terrorist links in Belgium appeared Tuesday before a Greek prosecutor, who is expected to recommend his extradition to Belgian authorities. more »»

Mexico: DNA tests can't identify possible student remains

January 20, 2015

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican prosecutors said Tuesday that an Austrian forensics lab has been unable to find any more DNA that could be used by conventional means to identify charred remains that... more »»

5 Russians arrested in France, including 1 with explosives

January 20, 2015

PARIS (AP) — French authorities say five Russians arrested in southern France had no established links to terrorism but did have ties to other crimes. more »»

Church electrician: Can't remember Codex stealing confession

January 20, 2015

MADRID (AP) — The former electrician for Spain's famed cathedral in Santiago de Compostela denied Tuesday having ever seen the priceless 12th-century Codex Calixtinus that authorities found in hi... more »»

ICC: We will prosecute crimes in Nigerian Islamic uprising

January 20, 2015

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The International Criminal Court's prosecutor on Tuesday condemned the escalation of "appalling levels of violence" in Nigeria's northeastern Islamic uprising and warned she... more »»

'Dozens' killed and wounded in airstrike on Syria market

January 20, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — An airstrike on a crowded market in a Syrian village controlled by the Islamic State group killed dozens of people on Tuesday, activists said. more »»

A look at the hostages believed held by Islamic State group

January 20, 2015

BEIRUT (AP) — A list of foreign hostages believed held by the Islamic State group and some of those who have been released, reportedly in exchange for ransom money:

KENJI GOTO and HARUNA... more »»

Danish PM visits Sierra Leone in solidarity

January 20, 2015

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma applauded the visit of Denmark's prime minister, saying it helps erase stigma and isolation associated with Ebola. more »»

Feminists cheer as bare breasts disappear from UK tabloid

January 20, 2015

LONDON (AP) — Feminists are rejoicing at the disappearance of bare breasts from the British tabloid The Sun — though the newspaper is not saying whether the decision to ditch its "Page 3 girls" i... more »»

X-rays unlock secrets of ancient scrolls buried by volcano

January 20, 2015

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists have succeeded in reading parts of an ancient scroll that was buried in a volcanic eruption almost 2,000 years ago, holding out the promise that the world's oldest... more »»

Indonesia: AirAsia plane climbed too fast, then disappeared

January 20, 2015

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An AirAsia plane that crashed last month with 162 people on board was climbing at an abnormally high rate, then plunged and suddenly disappeared from radar, Indonesia's... more »»

UN worker kidnapped in C. African Republic, 2 others held

January 20, 2015

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — A United Nations female staffer was kidnapped Tuesday in Central African Republic, according to a U.N. official. more »»

Turkish graft probe nears final chapter with parliament vote

January 20, 2015

ISTANBUL (AP) — In what could be the final chapter of a graft investigation that once seemed to threaten the inner circle of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey's parliament is preparing to... more »»

Israel on high alert for possible Hezbollah retaliation

January 20, 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel has gone on high alert for possible attacks by Hezbollah, Israeli defense officials said Wednesday, beefing up its air defenses and increasing surveillance along its... more »»

Shiite rebels shell residence of Yemeni president

January 20, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's information minister says Shiite Houthi rebels are shelling the residence of the country's president as they also swept into the presidential palace in the capital,... more »»

Egypt's el-Sissi says protest rights secondary to stability

January 20, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Tuesday that those questioning his government about human rights and freedom of expression are ignoring the fact that his country of 90... more »»

AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

January 20, 2015

LONDON (AP) — While Europe was consumed last week by the fallout from the Paris terror attacks, life still went on, and other parts of Europe and Africa were hit by disasters both man-made and... more »»

Q&A: A look at Japan and 2 being held by Islamic State group

January 20, 2015

TOKYO (AP) — Two Japanese men have been threatened with death by the Islamic State group if their government doesn't pay a huge ransom. more »»

Islamic State group threatens to kill 2 Japanese hostages

January 20, 2015

CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State group threatened to kill two Japanese hostages unless they receive $200 million in 72 hours, directly demanding the ransom Tuesday from Japan's premier during his... more »»

 
 
 

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