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  • >US troops in Poland for exercises
    A first US contingent arrives in Poland for military exercises amid heightened tensions with Russia over Ukraine.
    - 11 mins ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:39am -
  • >S Sudan president sacks army chief
    South Sudan's president sacks the head of the national army amid reports of military setbacks - including rebels seizing the oil hub of Bentiu.
    - 22 mins ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:28am -
  • >Care needs to 'outstrip' family help
    The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank warns.
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:26am -
  • >Obama, Abe discuss regional security
    US President Barack Obama meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for talks on regional security and trade, on the first full day of his Asia tour.
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:21am -
  • >Ban blames all Syria sides over aid
    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accuses all parties in Syria's civil war of "flagrant violations" of international law over the delivery of aid.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:02am -
  • >Canada to drop 'flawed' rail tankers
    Canada says it will phase out the type of rail tankers involved in the deadly train derailment in Lac-Megantic last July.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:00am -
  • >Oldest baseball player dies aged 102
    The oldest former player with Major League Baseball, Cuba's Conrado "Connie" Marrero, dies in at home in Havana aged 102.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:49am -
  • >Indians vote on big polling day
    Indians begin voting in the sixth phase of a marathon general election in which the governing Congress party is fighting the main opposition BJP.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:28am -
  • >I caught Ebola in Guinea and survived
    Survivor's happiness to be alive, but fears being stigmatised
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:45am -
  • >Afghan notebook: First timers
    Can young Afghans make their vote count?
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:40am -

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  • >This video will make your heart stop
    Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:02am -
  • >Hamas, Fatah 'agree to reconcile'
    Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah announced Wednesday they've agreed to reconcile -- a development that could see the Palestinian territories under a unified leadership for the first time in years.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:27am -
  • >Hamas, Fatah announce talks to form Palestinian unity government
    Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah announced Wednesday they've agreed to reconcile -- a development that could see the Palestinian territories under a unified leadership for the first time in years.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:27am -
  • >U.S. paratroopers in Poland amid crisis
    A contingent of U.S. Army paratroopers arrived in Poland on Wednesday, the first of what will be a "persistent presence" of U.S. troops as the crisis in nearby Ukraine continues to unfold.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:40am -
  • >U.S. paratroopers in Poland amid crisis
    A contingent of U.S. Army paratroopers arrived in Poland on Wednesday, the first of what will be a "persistent presence" of U.S. troops as the crisis in nearby Ukraine continues to unfold.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:40am -
  • >US troops touch down in eastern Europe
    First U.S. troops land in Poland as a show of force against Russia, CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:35am -
  • >MH370 search: 'Object of interest' found on Western Australian coast
    Australian officials say an "object of interest" in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has been found, but Malaysia authorities said it was too early to tell if it is a real lead.
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:17am -
  • >Gold bars in man's stomach?
    An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:32am -
  • >Did Yemen, U.S. kill al Qaeda's chief bomb maker?
    Officials are investigating whether al Qaeda's chief bomb maker, Ibrahim al-Asiri, was killed in an attack in Yemen. "
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:40am -
  • >4 killed in blast in Nairobi suburb
    At least four people, including two police officers, were killed when a car exploded outside a police station in the Nairobi suburb of Pangani, Kenya's Ministry of Interior said Wednesday on its Twitter account.
    - 9 hours ago, 23 Apr 14, 11:29pm -

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  • >Obama uses Japan visit to reassure wary Asian allies
    TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama used a state visit to Japan on Thursday to try to reassure Asian allies of his commitment to ramping up U.S. engagement in the region, despite Chinese complaints that his real aim is to contain Beijing's…
    - 17 mins ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:33am -
  • >Australia rules out link between debris and Malaysian plane
    PERTH/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Authorities ruled out any link between debris picked up on an Australian beach and a missing Malaysian jetliner on Thursday as a tropical cyclone again threatened to hamper a 26-nation air, surface and underwater search of…
    - 44 mins ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:06am -
  • >U.N. Security Council members mulling South Sudan sanctions
    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.N. Security Council members are considering sanctions on South Sudan's warring parties, envoys said on Wednesday, after U.N. peacekeeping chief Herve Ladsous demanded "serious consequences" be imposed to force an end to t…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:30am -
  • >Body of Korean boy who raised ferry alarm believed found
    SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean boy whose shaking voice first raised the alarm that an overloaded ferry with hundreds of children on board was sinking has been found drowned in the underwater wreckage of the ship, his parents believe, the coastguard…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:29am -
  • >Facebook first-quarter revenue grows 72 percent on rising mobile ads
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's mobile advertising business accelerated in the first three months of the year, helping the Internet social networking company top Wall Street's financial targets.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:38am -
  • >Russia says it will respond if Ukraine interests attacked
    KIEV (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused the United States of being behind the political upheaval in Ukraine and said Moscow would respond if its interests came under attack.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:24am -
  • >Hamas, Abbas's PLO announce reconciliation agreement
    GAZA/RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - The Gaza-based Islamist group Hamas and President Mahmoud Abbas's Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) announced a unity pact on Wednesday, deepening a crisis in U.S.-brokered peace talks with Israel.
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:36am -
  • >Apple expands buybacks by $30 billion, OKs 7-for-1 stock split
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc has approved another $30 billion (17.8 billion pounds) in share buybacks till the end of 2015 and authorized a rarely seen seven-for-one stock split, addressing calls to share more of its cash hoard while broadenin…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:04am -
  • >Syria eyes end of chemical arms monitoring mission; West disagrees
    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Syria declared on Wednesday that it was looking ahead to the dismantling of the international mission overseeing the destruction of the conflict-torn country's chemical arsenal, though Western officials said they want the t…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 4:02am -
  • >Australia transport bureau says beach debris not from MH370
    MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Debris picked up on a beach in Western Australia this week is unlikely to have come from the Malaysian Airlines jet that vanished nearly seven weeks ago, Australia's transport bureau said on Thursday.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:27am -

Time

  • >Four Killed in Kenya Car Bomb
    Chief of Kenya's police vows war on terrorism after car bomb explodes in a northeastern suburb of the capital Nairobi
    - 22 mins ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:28am -
  • >U.N. Considering Sanctions Over South Sudan Massacre
    (NAIROBI, Kenya) — The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday viewed “horrific pictures of corpses” from the scene of last week’s massacre in South Sudan and discussed taking actions that could include sanctions, diplomats said. MoreMen Charged W…
    - 50 mins ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:00am -
  • >As Hope for Ferry Survivors Fades, Stories of Heroism Emerge
    Tales of young crew members helping passengers escape the doomed Sewol ferry are emerging in the aftermath of its sinking off South Korea. At the same time, the official death toll from the disaster continues to climb and funerals are held for those…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:37am -
  • >Obama Offering Japan Security, Economic Assurances
    (TOKYO) — Facing fresh questions about his commitment to Asia, President Barack Obama will seek to convince Japan’s leaders Thursday that he can deliver on his security and economic pledges, even as the crisis in Ukraine demands U.S. attention an…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:17am -
  • >Exclusive: Meet the Pro-Russian Separatists of Eastern Ukraine
    Ukraine has alleged that Russian forces are operating in the east of the country. But one man, whose bearded face appears in photographs seen around the world, tells TIME that he and his comrades do not work for the Russian government
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:22am -
  • >Cell Phones Could Help Millions in Developing Countries To Read
    About 774 million people cannot read or write worldwide, and illiteracy can often be traced to the lack of books. Now, cell phones are cheaply and conveniently putting electronic books in the hands of users across developing countries.
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:15am -
  • >Devastation Persists in Tacloban Six Months After Typhoon
    A photographer captured stirring, otherworldly images of wreckage and resilience amid the ongoing recovery from the destruction of Typhoon Haiyan
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:57am -
  • >Chelsea Manning: Not the Only Military Name Change
    The Pentagon has long replaced names it doesn't like
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:50am -
  • >Mount Everest Avalanche Witness: ‘It Looked Like a Big Snake Coming Down The Mountain’
    TIME talked with Joby Ogwyn, an American climber who was at base camp at Mount Everest when the deadliest avalanche in the mountain's recorded history hit, killing at least 13 Nepalese Sherpas this month, sparking resentment over working conditions o…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:15am -
  • >Court: Amsterdam Mayor Can Ban Red Light District Pot Shops
    Mayor Eberhard van der Laan reportedly plans to close 26 of the 76 existing weed shops in the Red Light District, where he has already shut down almost half of the neighborhood's brothels, because he believes they promote more crime
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 12:00am -

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