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Dec 18, 2014
12:57 pm
MOSCOW — But don’t worry, he says, things will get better. Seeking to calm fears, the president blames the United States and Europe for his country’s crisis.
Dec 18, 2014
10:43 am
Migration aug. 12 2014
Rights groups are urging governments to act after more than 3,000 deaths in the Mediterranean this year alone.
Need to Know, Europe
Dec 18, 2014
9:05 am
Pope dec. 17 2014
President Barack Obama and President Raul Castro praised the help given by Pope Francis and the Catholic Church.
Need to Know, Cuba
Dec 17, 2014
2:05 pm
Fidel and raul castro
Cuban leader says his people want better relations with the US but won’t compromise their independence.
Dec 17, 2014
11:19 am
News report cuba
Follow the news today. Could be a day to tell the grandkids about.
Dec 17, 2014
12:14 pm
Italy protests 12 16 2014
EU leaders are struggling to find an escape route from ongoing economic stagnation.
Jun 3, 2014
1:19 am
Paraguay priest prayer 2014 05 28 crop
Bishops warn that accused priest Carlos Urrutigoity is a threat. GlobalPost finds him leading Mass in a remote South American church.
Dec 18, 2014
8:01 am
Homepage chatter v2
The US normalizes diplomatic relations with Cuba after more than 50 years.
Dec 17, 2014
10:42 am
Cuba march 22 2012
The shift in policy was heralded by Cuba's release of American aid worker Alan Gross after five years in prison in a reported prisoner exchange with Havana.
Need to Know, Cuba
Dec 17, 2014
5:06 am
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Nigeria’s Lady Mechanic Initiative, founded by Sandra Aguebor-Ekperouh, provides training and employment for young women.
Dec 16, 2014
5:40 pm
Russia ruble crashes
For now, at least.
Dec 16, 2014
12:52 pm
Pakistan school lead
Mad about Malala? On the ropes after a Pakistani military campaign? Something else?
Dec 16, 2014
4:12 pm
Australia hostage crisis tribute
News analysis: Here are Asia-Pacific’s real jihadi groups.
Dec 16, 2014
6:13 pm
Syria manhattan
If 1.5 million people had to flee the Big Apple, the world would notice.
Dec 17, 2014
5:04 am
Youth denied17
A generation of young people has gotten stuck in Greece, their dreams to make better lives elsewhere deferred.
Dec 17, 2014
5:04 am
2014dec16 migrants france
Thousands of unaccompanied minors face unemployment and homelessness in their adopted country as they come of age.
Rights, GroundTruth
Dec 16, 2014
12:30 am
Venezuela maduro 2014 12 15
The US president is expected to impose sanctions on Venezuelan government officials. But not before taking these not-so-small issues into account.
Oct 6, 2013
6:05 am
Pakistan violence oct 3
A multitude of militant groups in Pakistan shares at least one characteristic: uncompromising hostility to the West, particularly the US.
Dec 16, 2014
12:30 am
Caganer 12 15 2014
Figurines depicting pooping celebrities and world leaders carry on a centuries-old tradition.
Dec 16, 2014
3:35 am
2014dec15 migrants italy
For refugees fleeing violence and oppression, reaching Europe means facing a whole new set of challenges.
Rights, GroundTruth
Nov 14, 2014
12:03 am
EU countries are cutting back on search and rescue missions in the Mediterranean, leaving the job up to fishermen like Kamel Ben Ramdan.
Africa, Need to Know
Apr 21, 2014
3:36 am
Venezuela grocery shopping 2014 04 18
The government's handing out grocery loyalty cards that promise bargains and the chance to win amazing prizes. What's the catch?
Dec 16, 2014
9:01 am
Pakistan school attack dec. 16 2014
A local hospital said the dead and wounded it had seen were aged between 10 and 20 years old.
Dec 16, 2014
11:17 am
Russia ruble crisis dec. 16 2014
Although Russia's public finances are much healthier compared to the 1998 crisis, analysts say the country is on the brink of a full-blown currency crunch.
Need to Know, Russia
Dec 15, 2014
11:21 am
Illridewithyou lead
But it'll take more than a hashtag to end bigotry.