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CIA release of bin Laden files renews interest in Iran links

November 2, 2017
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) The CIA's release of documents seized during the 2011 raid that killed al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden has again...

Report: TripAdvisor accused of removing claims of rape, assault

November 2, 2017
NEW YORK (CBS News) The investigation into an alleged rape of an American tourist at a Mexican resort in 2010 has uncovered shocking practices...

China may mandate prison for disrespecting national anthem

October 31, 2017
BEIJING (AP) China's legislature is considering a bill mandating prison sentences of up to three years for disrespecting the national anthem, amid rising nationalist...

13 dead, more than 16 wounded in Mogadishu hotel blast

October 28, 2017
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) A suicide car bomb exploded outside a popular hotel in Somalia's capital on Saturday, killing at least 13 people and wounding...

Companies in Ukraine, Russia come under new cyberattack

October 26, 2017
MOSCOW (AP) A new strain of malicious software has paralyzed computers at a Ukrainian airport, the Ukrainian capital's subway and at some independent Russian...
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The Latest: Inferno at firecracker factory kills 47

October 26, 2017
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) The Latest on an explosion and fire at a firecracker factory on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital Jakarta (all times...

US-allied force takes Syria’s largest oil field from IS

October 22, 2017
BEIRUT (AP) The U.S.-led coalition said allied fighters captured Syria's largest oil field from the Islamic State group on Sunday, marking a major advance...

Spanish PM seeks Senate backing to take over Catalonia government

October 21, 2017
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Spanish government moved decisively Saturday to use a previously untapped constitutional power so it can take control of Catalonia...

As US warns of Cuba attacks, tourists ask: Were we hit, too?

October 19, 2017
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Chris Allen's phone started buzzing as word broke that invisible attacks in Cuba had hit a U.S. government worker at Havana's...

US-backed Syrian fighters clearing war remnants in Raqqa

October 18, 2017
BEIRUT (AP) U.S.-backed forces fighting Islamic State militants in Syria were removing land mines and clearing main roads in Raqqa on Wednesday, a day...