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Top humanitarian official claims to have seen 'piles and piles' of bodies.
Leader now barred from entering Russian territory for five years.
Dozens more injured in attack a week after the end of a Taliban ceasfire.
Nigeria's security situation appears to becoming more bleak at a time when the country’s international profile is only rising.
School principal denied military report that girls were rescued.
Accusing athlete of 'tailoring' his account of girlfriend's murder.
The rush hour bombing the most lethal attack on Abuja ever.
Stoppage idled ports, trains, city buses, and disrupted air travel.
Venezuela's president cautioned opposition leaders to keep their expectations modest.
24 suspected of links to the militant group have been detained.
Two sides will hold talks "in public" in attempt to end weeks of anti-government protests.
Authorities issued a foreign travel ban for 44 executives and owners of the company that operated the ill-fated vessel.
Four still missing in the worst ever recorded disaster on Mt. Everest.
President has called ferry captain's actions 'tantamount to murder.'
First person to be sentenced in gov't crackdown on internet rumors.
A clear attempt at courting the politically significant Crimean Tatar population, which has been vocal in its opposition to Moscow’s annexation.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Kiev on a mission to look for ways out of an increasingly tense showdown with Russia.
Three pro-Russian protesters were killed and 13 injured during an attempted raid on a Ukrainian National Guard.
Former Italian P.M. ordered to work at nursing home over tax fraud.
Spy chief ouster and Qatar mediation point to a shift in strategy.
F.M. claims secret talks with Arab states around common fear of Iran.
Foreign policy chief slammed Israeli moves as 'not conducive' to talks.
Time running out for Syria to hand over chemical weapons stocks.
Officials have mounted a massive security operation around the race.
Families gathered to pay tribute to the victims of the bombings.
Missouri man suspected of shooting three people at Jewish center.
She is stepping down following the problematic launch of President Barack Obama's healthcare law.