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NEW DELHI (AP): At least 34 people were killed and dozens more injured in India in a powerful earthquake that struck neighboring Nepal today, the government said. At least 23 people were killed in the eastern state of Bihar in the seven districts...

VALLETTA, (AP):European officials honoured the dead of the Mediterranean's worst-ever migrant disaster yesterday as more would-be refugees arrived in Italy and prosecutors questioned the suspected smugglers.Twenty-four caskets containing the only...

PHOENIX, (AP):There won't be nearly as many immigrant children who cross the border on their own this summer as there were last year, top officials said.Daniel Ragsdale, deputy director for US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said authorities...

SKOPJE (AP):More than 100 journalists gathered yesterday in the Macedonian capital Skopje to protest against threats made to a journalist critical of the country's conservative government.A funeral wreath bearing the inscription 'final greeting' was...

ATHENS (AP):Greek local authorities were on the brink of revolt yesterday against the central government's move to use cash reserves from state agencies, including hospitals and kindergartens, to help the country make ends meet.At an emergency...

VATICAN CITY, (AP) Pope Francis yesterday accepted the resignation of a US bishop who pleaded guilty to failing to report a suspected priestly child abuser in the first known case of a pope sanctioning bishops for covering up for paedophiles.The...

LONDON (AP):Some people get a cake. Queen Elizabeth II has received gun salutes from mounted artillery to mark her 89th birthday.Soldiers of the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery, in full dress uniform, rode past Buckingham Palace before firing six...

Two women exit the Bank of Greece headquarters. AP PHOTOS

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP): Authorities said two people have been killed and 1,000 have been left homeless by a tornado that struck a southern Brazilian city.The state of Santa Catarina's civil defence department said yesterday that the vast storm that blew...
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