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Afghanistan reconstruction
Jul 31, 2014
12:29 pm
Think things are bad? You don’t know the half of it.
Jul 31, 2014
4:12 pm
Taiwan gas explosion aug. 1 2014
Authorities received calls from residents in Kaohsiung's Cianjhen district about suspected gas leaks late Thursday, which triggered a series of explosions.
Jul 28, 2014
10:05 am
Gaza july 31 2014
More than 1,300 people have lost their lives in less than four weeks.
Jul 30, 2014
3:30 pm
Gaza graphic 95
More and more of the region's governments are yanking their ambassadors out of Israel in protest.
Jul 30, 2014
11:48 am
Libya 28 gunman
What began as a promising Arab Spring protest movement is now a violent disaster, and the oil-rich nation is rapidly becoming a failed state.
Jul 31, 2014
1:53 pm
The fuel trade fuels a lot more than just trade.
Jul 30, 2014
3:52 pm
Ukraine 07 30 2014
New US and EU sanctions may hurt Russia, but experts believe they probably won’t work.
Jul 30, 2014
12:32 pm
Most people don't think Putin will do the right thing. Like, ever.
Need to Know, Russia
Jul 31, 2014
11:20 am
Highway dog
If the news has you feeling down about the human species, this video might help.
Jul 31, 2014
9:30 am
Homepage chatter v2
Netanyahu says Israel won't stop until the tunnels are gone, the Kremlin isn't likely to budge despite sanctions and camel milk. It's the new superfood.
Jul 31, 2014
8:15 am
Aids photo2
Highlights from this year's 20th International AIDS conference, themed 'Stepping up the Pace' against HIV, via Storify.
Jul 31, 2014
8:16 am
Libya Commentary 72814
Commentary: The US ideal of democracy is fading as rival warlords and rogue militias wreak havoc across the Libya.
Jul 30, 2014
12:33 am
Baghdad's stunt drivers
Islamic State? What Islamic State? Who?
Jul 30, 2014
12:33 am
Us prisoners
When Navneet Verma got an order for sodium thiopental, he says he had no idea it would be used to execute people.
Jul 29, 2014
1:10 pm
Distrust of Western medicine is fast becoming one of the biggest problems in dealing with the recent Ebola outbreak.
Jul 30, 2014
6:03 am
Us nuclear tests marshall islands
Meanwhile, it's cutting back on nonproliferation funding to get rid of nuclear security dangers.
Jul 30, 2014
8:05 am
GlaxoSmithKline has applied to license the world’s first malaria vaccine and researchers in Tanzania have developed a new model for testing malaria drugs in Africa.
Jul 30, 2014
12:33 am
Espirito santo 07 28 2014
Debt, scandal, and losses look set to topple the powerful Espirito Santo empire — and threaten Europe's recovery from the euro zone crisis.
Jul 30, 2014
8:26 am
Camel milk 1
It's nutrient-rich, been said to help kids with autism and serves as an aphrodisiac in some cultures. What's not to love?
Jul 30, 2014
8:03 am
HumanitarianAid Commentary 72814
Commentary: An overwhelming number of crises means the international community cannot respond well.
Commentary, Rights
Jul 9, 2014
2:51 pm
Gaza graphic 6
Human misery is hard to look at. But it's one way to understand the true cost of warfare.
Jul 29, 2014
3:44 pm
Turkey womens rights
Defiance in Turkey is alive and well.