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Reeva Steenkamp's mother stunned by ruling

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 00:42
The mother of South African model Reeva Steenkamp is expressing "disbelief" over dismissal of murder charges against the man who killed her daughter.
Categories: International News

Top Somali anti-terrorism officer shot dead

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 00:41
Al-Shabaab militants on Saturday shot dead the deputy chief of Somalia's Anti-Terrorism Unit, Mohamed Qanuni, in a drive-by shooting in Mogadishu, police said.
Categories: International News

Russian convoy enters Ukraine unchecked

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 00:41
A convoy of more than 200 trucks that Russia says is carrying humanitarian aid has crossed the border into Ukraine without permission, a senior Ukrainian Border Service official said Saturday.
Categories: International News

Ferry sinks in central Philippines

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 00:41
At least 29 people are missing after a ferry sank in the waters off the central Philippines in bad weather Saturday, the government's civil defense office said.
Categories: International News

U.S. warns its citizens in Uganda to stay home

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 21:16
U.S. officials warned their citizens in Uganda to stay home or go to a safe location as authorities conducted an "operation" against a suspected terror cell in the capital of Kampala.
Categories: International News

ISIS executes British aid worker

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 18:21
British aid worker David Haines has been executed by ISIS militants, making him the third Western captive to be killed by ISIS in recent weeks.
Categories: International News

Big solar storm hits Earth

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 15:56
Big storms are hitting Earth, but you don't need a raincoat or umbrella.
Categories: International News

Death toll climbs in flood-hit India and Pakistan

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 11:25
The loudspeaker at a nearby mosque warned Ifat Najeeb what was coming.
Categories: International News

NATO: Russia has 1,000 troops in Ukraine, 20,000 more along border

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 11:04
Russia still has about 1,000 troops inside eastern Ukraine, a NATO military officer said Thursday, a week after Ukraine's government and pro-Russia rebels agreed to a ceasefire aimed at ending months of conflict.
Categories: International News

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws from race

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 19:03
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is withdrawing from a re-election bid in the upcoming mayoral race, according to CNN news partner CBC. The controversial mayor was hospitalized this week after the discovery of an abdominal tumor.
Categories: International News

West Africa can't keep up with Ebola

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 18:25
The number of new Ebola cases is growing faster than the ability of health officials to handle them, the head of the World Health Organization says.
Categories: International News

Foreign fighters flock to ISIS

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 17:29
The number of people fighting for ISIS is more than three times the previous estimates, the CIA says. Foreigners, in particular, seem drawn to the cause. Here is one teen's tale of recruitment.
Categories: International News

Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 17:02
A judge has found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, the South African term for unintentionally -- but unlawfully -- killing a person. It's akin to negligent killing.
Categories: International News

Dark side of Scotland's vote

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 13:52
They say that to succeed in politics, you need a thick skin, and nowhere is that more true than in Scotland in the run up to the country's long-awaited independence referendum.
Categories: International News

Which Russian companies have been hit by the West?

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 13:16
The West is hitting Russia with sanctions over the crisis in Ukraine. The sanctions vary from financial restrictions to a block on access to energy exploration technology.
Categories: International News

Scotland's vote explained

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 12:34
On September 18, Scots go to the polls to vote on the future of their country.
Categories: International News

Don't forget Steenkamp

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 12:25
With Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide, we take a look back at his girlfriend, South African model Reeva Steenkamp.
Categories: International News

The week in 43 photos

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 09:39
Categories: International News

Lava flows from Bardarbunga

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 09:19
Lava flows from a fissure in the ground of the Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland. Take a look at the dramatic video.
Categories: International News

On the scene

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 08:33
Categories: International News
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WOONSOCKET – Age is one thing, ability another. That’s what the owners of two school bus companies and a local police...
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