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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.
GroundTruth
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
Kamel
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.