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Security Council: Ebola threatens world peace

The UN Security Council on Thursday declared the Ebola outbreak a threat to world peace and called on countries to provide urgent aid to West Africa, the...

Congress backs Obama on aid to Syrian rebels

Legislation requested by President Barack Obama authorizing the military to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels fighting Islamic State militants in the...

Scotland votes no to independence

Scottish voters have rejected independence, deciding to remain part of the United Kingdom after a historic referendum that shook the country to its core.

Arrest over raging California wildfire

US police have arrested a 37-year‑old man suspected of starting a wildfire which doubled in size overnight and is threatening over 2,000 homes in...

US Congress authorizes Obama plan to train Syria rebels

Congress on Thursday passed US President Barack Obama's plan to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels to battle Islamic State jihadists, a key plank of...

New York man denies plotting to aid Islamic State group

A man accused of plotting to kill members of the U. S. military and others pleaded not guilty Thursday to new federal charges that he tried to aid the...

IS releases new video showing captive British journalist

BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group on Thursday released a video showing a British journalist who says he is a prisoner of the extremists. In a...

Search to resume for Texas deputy missing in flood

A search for a missing Central Texas sheriff's deputy is set to resume, a day after her patrol car was found swamped by floodwaters minutes after she...