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Miss honduras 2014 11 20
Nov 21, 2014
12:15 am
LIMA — The fatal shooting of the beauty queen and her sister highlights how the ultra-violent Central American nation has the highest murder rate in the world.
Nov 21, 2014
12:15 am
This seductive and demanding art is not just for strippers anymore.
Nov 21, 2014
12:55 pm
Foreign ministers iran nuclear talks nov. 20 2014
Western powers suspect Iran has aimed to covertly acquire a nuclear bomb capability from its enrichment of uranium.
Need to Know, Iran
Nov 21, 2014
12:28 pm
Japan nov. 21 2014
An Asahi newspaper poll published on Friday showed Abe's support fell to 39 percent — the lowest since he took office in December 2012.
Need to Know, Japan
Nov 20, 2014
6:31 pm
The acquittal of a doctor in the country's first prosecution against female genital mutilation may encourage the practice.
Nov 20, 2014
4:15 pm
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Obama's executive action could affect up to five million of the estimated 11 million people — most of them from Mexico and Central America — living and working illegally in the United States.
Nov 21, 2014
5:12 am
2014nov20 sex trafficking
Policy makers are decriminalizing the sale of sex and focusing on pimps and brothel owners.
Nov 20, 2014
9:20 am
Homepage chatter v2
One year ago today, Ukrainian students launched a revolution. Was it worth it?
Nov 19, 2014
3:51 pm
2014nov19 trafficking darpa
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) shows its humanitarian side.
Nov 20, 2014
12:30 am
Brazil protest 2014 11 19
The country's first trial for insider trading and a major investigation at Petrobras oil company could change Latin America's powerhouse forever.
Nov 20, 2014
2:51 pm
Gitmo 02 19 13
There are now 143 detainees still at the US military facility in Cuba.
Nov 20, 2014
12:30 am
Juncker 11 19 2014
Just days into his tenure as president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker is facing calls to resign over tax deals in Luxembourg.
Nov 20, 2014
12:02 pm
Winnie poland
Not the Onion, folks.
Want to Know, Poland
Nov 20, 2014
12:30 am
China traditional medicine bee sting
A top Beijing surgeon challenges the multibillion-dollar traditional Chinese medicine industry to prove itself.
Nov 19, 2014
6:00 pm
Jerusalem synagogue attack jewish worshippers
Tensions between Palestinians and Israelis have been building for months.
Nov 20, 2014
5:56 am
2014nov19 obama suukyi
Together in Myanmar, the two leaders are chastened and strong — but no longer adored by those who once cheered them.
Nov 20, 2014
5:49 am
20140603 generation tbd artwork
The Bronx has the highest unemployment rate in the state of New York. Here's what millennials there are doing about it.
Nov 19, 2014
11:19 am
The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine became known in the '60s and '70s for pioneering plane hijackings to garner attention for their cause.
Nov 19, 2014
12:30 am
India kiss of love
Protesters who gather to kiss have been arrested, tear-gassed and assaulted with rods. Still, they keep kissing.
Nov 19, 2014
12:30 am
Baker 11 17 2014
Where does free speech end and incitement begin?
Nov 19, 2014
5:07 pm
Obama koala
Lovers of patriarchy, rejoice!
Nov 19, 2014
2:52 pm
Italy strike nov. 14 2014
Center-left Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has been wrong-footed by the souring mood and his approval ratings are falling.
Need to Know, Italy
Nov 19, 2014
5:37 am
The Eleventh Hour — Lead Art 2014
The synagogue attack recalls a history of centuries of fighting over the ancient city.
Nov 19, 2014
2:27 pm
Burkina faso nov. 19 2014
Western diplomats had advised against Zida's nomination, hoping interim President Michel Kafando would instead name a civilian figure to head the government.
Africa, Need to Know
Nov 19, 2014
10:29 am
Pakistan honor killings protest nov. 21 2008
In 2013, 869 cases of 'honor killings' were reported in the media, according to the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan. The true figure is probably higher.