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Dutch say WWII vets still heroes 70 years on

A handful of remaining World War II veterans on Friday received a hero's reception in the eastern Dutch city of Arnhem, 70 years after that global...

Second S.Korean found dead after Mexico hurricane

The death toll from Hurricane Odile rose to three on Friday after the body of a second South Korean mining executive was found floating in a harbor in...

Iraqi neighbourhood holds out against jihadists

Caught between jihadists and the Tigris River, residents of one neighbourhood in a Sunni town in Iraq have taken up arms alongside security forces and held...

Syrian opposition halts vaccinations after death reports

The Syrian opposition said Tuesday it halted a measles vaccination campaign in the northeastern Idlib province following reports children had died after...

Pope Francis appoints Chicago archbishop

Pope Francis named moderate Bishop Blase Cupich to be the next archbishop of Chicago on Saturday, in his first major US appointment since taking office...

U.S. immigration protesters drop U.S. border blockade plan

U. S. immigration protesters drop U. S. border blockade plan

Bill Gates in bid to boost charity amongst India's rich

US billionaire Bill Gates will dine with some of India's wealthiest people this weekend in a bid to encourage them to give more to charity, in a...

About 60,000 Syrian Kurds flee to Turkey from Islamic State advance

About 60,000 Syrian Kurds flee to Turkey from Islamic State advance

Thousands of Syrian Kurds enter Turkey, fleeing Islamic State advance

Tens of thousands of Syrian Kurds have crossed into Turkey over the past day, fleeing an advance by...