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Sat. April 19, 2014

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:13:44 GMT
The captain of a South Korean ferry that sank this week leaving hundreds of people missing is arrested, along with two crew members.
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:49:41 GMT
the US threatens tougher economic sanctions if Russia fails to abide by a new international deal to help de-escalate the crisis in Ukraine.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:55:54 GMT
Pope Francis highlights the plight of the poor, elderly and abandoned during the Way of the Cross procession in Rome to mark Good Friday.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:19:22 GMT
President Barack Obama signs into law a measure that would bar entry to any UN ambassador whom the US says has engaged in "terrorist activity".
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:54:31 GMT
Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who suffered a stroke last year, wins a fourth term in office taking more than 81% of the vote.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:57:44 GMT
A 7.2-magnitude earthquake hits states in south and west Mexico, shaking buildings in the capital, but there are no reports of casualties or damage.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:08:34 GMT
At least 12 local guides have been killed after an avalanche on the slopes of Mount Everest, officials in Nepal say.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:16:11 GMT
Presidents and fellow writers pay tribute to Nobel prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez ,who has died in Mexico aged 87.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:53:11 GMT
Nigeria's military rows back on an earlier statement that most of the teenage girls abducted by suspected Islamist militants had been freed.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:20:31 GMT
The US State Department gives federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL oil pipeline before determining whether to issue a permit.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:06:26 GMT
Almost a fifth of China's soil is contaminated, an official study released by the government has shown.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:37:12 GMT
An Islamic seminary for women in Pakistan's capital renames its library after Osama bin Laden, the slain al-Qaeda leader.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:42:39 GMT
Pablo Larrazabal is repeatedly stung by a swarm of hornets at the Malaysian Open, where Lee Westwood leads by four shots.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:51:01 GMT
A stack of 12 bars of gold were recovered from the stomach of a businessman in the Indian capital, Delhi, a surgeon treating him tells the BBC.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:39:25 GMT
The father of a man suspected of stabbing to death five people in the Canadian city of Calgary says his son was a "great kid" with a bright future.



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