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Three Afghan soldiers missing from US base

Three Afghanistan National Army soldiers have been reported missing from a training exercise at a Cape Cod military base.

Sierra Leone wraps up three-day Ebola lockdown

Sierra Leoneans on Sunday celebrated the end of a three‑day lockdown aimed at stemming the world's worst ever Ebola epidemic, as authorities...

Barack Obama readies climate change push at UN summit

President Barack Obama will seek to galvanize international support in the fight against climate change on Tuesday when he addresses the United Nations,...

Yemen deal signed after Shiite rebels seize government, PM quits

Rival groups in Yemen signed a UN‑brokered peace deal on Sunday after Shiite rebels seized the...

California wildfire destroys 10 houses, 22 other structures

Ten houses and 22 outbuildings have been destroyed in a wildfire that swept through parts of the Sierra Nevada mountains in California over the past week...

Iran seeks give and take on Islamic State militants, nuclear program

Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would...

US-Afghan security deal could be signed soon: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday voiced hope that a long‑delayed US‑Afghan security deal governing the presence of American troops in...

Ban-Ki Moon joins 310,000-strong March for climate action

Hundreds of thousands marched through Manhattan and in cities around the world today demanding government action on climate change in what organizers...

Woman gives birth on California freeway shoulder

Marine Corps veteran Bolivar Vilchez was terrified as he helped his wife deliver their daughter on the side of a Southern California freeway.