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Rybak 04 24 2014
Apr 24, 2014
4:19 pm
HORLIVKA, Ukraine — Volodymyr Rybak’s apparent murder is the most extreme conclusion of a series of kidnappings of journalists and officials in or around the rebellious town of Slovyansk, a sign of what critics say is the lawlessness that’s plagued the region since the uprising has escalated.  
Apr 24, 2014
10:06 am
Ukraine slovyansk checkpoints taken april 24
Ukrainian forces moved into Slovyansk, while the Russian president said Kyiv's use of force against civilians was a 'serious crime.'
Apr 24, 2014
10:27 am
Google youtube 2012 01 25
Meanwhile, the UK asks Muslim women to persuade their sons not to go fight in Syria.
Apr 24, 2014
3:23 am
Football women
In Pakistan, cricket is the sport of choice, but soccer balls are nearly a national business.
Apr 24, 2014
1:19 am
Paella 04 23 2014
Although Spain’s well-known saffron rice dish may be eaten around the world, most people don’t know the real thing. A new website is trying to change that.
Apr 24, 2014
4:01 pm
China air pollution feb. 26 2014
China's decades-long economic boom has brought rising environmental problems, with large parts of the country repeatedly blanketed in thick smog.
Need to Know, China
Apr 24, 2014
8:07 am
Libertad ship 2014 04 23
NML Capital has struggled for years to get Argentina to pay up. The US assistant attorney general may have just placed a new hurdle.
Apr 24, 2014
2:12 pm
Putnisite new mineral
Putnisite is completely unique and "unrelated to anything," scientists say.
Apr 24, 2014
9:13 am
Bangaldesh garment v3
The shadow of the building collapse looms large over the country, its people and its garment industry.
Apr 24, 2014
8:00 am
Homepage chatter v2
Putin calls use of Ukrainian army in eastern Ukraine 'serious crime,' Obama visits a changed Japan, and a Siberian husky puppy takes the wheel.
Apr 23, 2014
9:24 am
John Paul II and John XXIII canonization 2014
Pope Francis will canonize two former popes on Sunday, John XXIII and John Paul II. They represent two very different halves of the Catholic Church.
Apr 23, 2014
1:51 pm
IDF silhouette
The downside of having everyone serve in the military is that a whole lot of people know how to make bombs.
Apr 23, 2014
3:25 pm
Donetsk calm pensioners
The crowd in central Donetsk is a far cry from the armed rebels who've seized official buildings in provincial eastern Ukraine.
Want to Know, Europe
Apr 23, 2014
12:21 am
Medical marijuana bag 2014 04 18
Researching medicinal weed in the US is a real pain. Cue Uruguay.
Apr 23, 2014
5:27 pm
Bollywood condom ad 2014 4 23
Dancers, rapping, pelvic thrusts — this is everything you could hope for from a Bollywood condom commercial.
Apr 23, 2014
3:30 pm
These contributions to the 'Happy' video meme come from places that probably wouldn't make the Top 10 in a happiness index.
Apr 23, 2014
11:59 am
Obama at jiro dreams of sushi restaurant
Here are four key changes driving the president's agenda.
Apr 23, 2014
2:16 pm
Yasukuni shrine obama visit japan
'Very few educated Japanese really have detailed knowledge of Imperial Japan’s cruelties and atrocities.'
Apr 23, 2014
12:48 pm
Kim un military 11
They grow up so fast.
Apr 23, 2014
12:21 am
Eastern ukraine people's republic donetsk
Crimea was one story, but the unruly east is another.
Apr 23, 2014
10:24 am
Ukraine bounty 2
'Shut up and take my money,' says the governor of Dnipropetrovsk.
Apr 23, 2014
3:31 pm
Husky car 1
Puppies are the WORST drivers.
Apr 23, 2014
11:30 am
Here's how close you were to being obliterated.
Apr 23, 2014
11:20 am
Brazil copacabana protests dancer death 9
Protesters set fire to tires and hurled bottles in a Rio slum just two months before the World Cup begins in Brazil.
Apr 23, 2014
12:21 am
Berlin 04 18 2014
In the German capital, anti-gentrification activists are allying with immigrants and refugees.