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Evacuations of 1,000 people after forest fires near Yosemite

A thousand people were evacuated near Yosemite National Park in central California due to fires triggered by a weekend heatwave that are threatening...

French jets to begin Iraq reconnaissance flights

PARIS (Reuters) - French aircraft will begin reconnaissance flights over Iraq on Monday, Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said before a conference bringing...

British pair found murdered on Thai resort island: police

The naked bodies of two British tourists were found on a Thai beach Monday, police said, sparking a murder probe on the popular resort island of Koh Tao....

Ray Rice expected to appeal NFL suspension: reports

Ray Rice is expected to appeal his indefinite suspension from the National Football League that followed last week's release of a video showing him...

UN chief urges Central African ceasefire, political transition

UN Secretary General Ban Ki‑moon urged all sides in the Central African Republic's unrest...

Hillary Clinton hints at 2016 presidential run

Hillary Clinton, an unofficial candidate with a juggernaut shadow campaign, stepped into the light of a potential 2016 presidential race on a sunny Sunday...

Nato members 'send arms to Ukraine'

Ukraine's defense minister said on Sunday that NATO countries were delivering weapons to his country to equip it to fight pro‑Russian...

US city and county pension funding up in 2013: report

U. S. city and county pension funding up nearly 6 percent in 2013: report