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Gaza City (CNN) -- The Israeli military said Thursday that it is calling up 16,000 additional reservists, bolstering its forces for its fight against Hamas in Gaza after a request for more ammunition from the United States. The addition brings the total number of reservists Israel has called up ...
CNN · 36 minutes ago
(CNN) -- Nearly two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky by a suspected surface-to-air missile, the Dutch investigators in charge of finding out what happened have yet to lay eyes on the wreckage or the human remains believed to be still left in the enormous debris field. ...
CNN · 1 hour ago
Women were sharing photos on Twitter of themselves laughing Wednesday after Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc's comments that not laughing out loud in public is among requirements of being an honorable woman. Arinc said Monday both men and women should be moral, and that women should be aware of ...
FOXNews.com · 16 hours ago
The investigation into China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang could pave the way for him to stand trial as the most senior politician ever prosecuted for graft.
FOXNews.com · 24 hours ago
The spate of airline crashes overseas hasn't dampened the American travel appetite much, with two-thirds of the respondents to a national poll saying the disasters didn't make them "less likely" to fly. The poll by Paragon Insights found nearly three-quarters (74%) of respondents rated commercial ...
USA Today · 17 hours ago
Cairo (AFP) - An Israeli delegation arrived in Cairo on Wednesday to discuss with Egyptian officials a possible ceasefire in the Gaza Strip, airport officials said. Cairo, a key mediator in truce negotiations between Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers, was also expected to host a Palestinian delegation ...
Yahoo! News · 17 hours ago
A former judo sparring partner of Vladimir Putin is among three of the Russian president's close aides on a new EU sanctions list. The EU says billionaire tycoon Arkady Rotenberg runs firms which profited from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. He is also under US sanctions. The asset freezes and ...
BBC · 1 hour ago
Rescue workers in western India are working to locate survivors of a landslide that has claimed at least 30 lives and buried up to 200 people. Eight people have been rescued from the wreckage in Malin village, near the city of Pune in Maharashtra state. Teams worked through the night but rain was ...
BBC · 38 minutes ago
The Peace Corps said that it was temporarily withdrawing the volunteers from Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, and that two volunteers had been isolated after being exposed to a person who died of the Ebola virus.
New York Times · 7 hours ago
Rival militias have been battling for control in Benghazi At least 35 bodies have been recovered from a Libyan military base that was overrun by Islamist-led militias, the Libyan Red Crescent says. The special forces base in Benghazi was captured on Tuesday, after two days of intense fighting. Libya ...
BBC · 2 hours ago