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Suicide blast kills dozens in Afghanistan

About 50 people were killed and 60 others wounded when a suicide blast ripped through crowds at a volleyball game in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, the...

Diplomats push for Iran nuclear deal

The U. S. has told Iran it's time to consider extending nuclear talks past their deadline, a senior American official said Sunday.

Kenya kills 100 Shabab militants after bus ambush

Kenyan security forces have pursued and killed more than 100 militants and destroyed their camp in Somalia after the ambush of a Nairobi‑bound bus...

Iraqi premier orders help for fighters battling Islamic State

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al‑Abadi is calling for more intensive aerial support and weapons for...

Lewis Hamilton wins F1 world title

A tearful Lewis Hamilton joined the elite ranks of double Formula One world champions on Sunday after a nerve‑racking drive to victory in the...

Polls close in Tunisia's first free election

Tunisians went to the polls on Sunday to pick their first directly elected president, the final step in the North African state's transition to full...

Sudan probes claims of 'mass rape'

Beneath one of the thorny trees dotting the village of Tabit, Darfur's prosecutor general sat interviewing women about a report Sudanese troops...

Iran releases British-Iranian woman on bail

Iranian authorities released a British‑Iranian woman on bail on Sunday, the semi‑official ISNA news agency said.

Israeli policeman charged with manslaughter of Palestinian teen

A Jerusalem court on Sunday charged an Israeli border policeman with manslaughter in the May shooting...