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 2015-05-30 09:56   

Reuters

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  U.N. warns of coming hunger in North Korea...[ + ]

GENEVA (Reuters) - A drought in North Korea could lead to huge food shortages this year, the top U.N. official in the country told Reuters in an interview.Rainfall in 2014, the lowest in records going...



 2015-05-30 09:55   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  Activists say Syrian army strikes kill 45 people in Aleppo...[ + ]

BEIRUT (AP) Syrian activists say at least 45 people have been killed, most of them civilians, and scores of others wounded in Syrian army airstrikes that struck civilian areas in the northern province of Aleppo. The deaths occurred in two separate incide...



 2015-05-30 09:53   

Reuters Africa

  U.N. warns of coming hunger in North Korea...[ + ]

GENEVA (Reuters) - A drought in North Korea could lead to huge food shortages this year, the top U.N. official in the country told Reuters in an interview.Rainfall in 2014, the lowest in records going...



 2015-05-30 09:52   

Reuters Canada

  U.N. warns of coming hunger in North Korea...[ + ]

GENEVA (Reuters) - A drought in North Korea could lead to huge food shortages this year, the top U.N. official in the country told Reuters in an interview.Rainfall in 2014, the lowest in records going...



 2015-05-30 09:48   

Reuters Africa

  U.S.-Egyptian released from Egypt jail - family...[ + ]

CAIRO (Reuters) - An Egyptian-American jailed in Egypt for nearly two years for involvement in the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood has been released and is headed for the United States, his family said on...



 2015-05-30 09:45   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Burundi election body's vice president has fled country: sources...[ + ]

BUJUMBURA (Reuters) - The vice president of Burundi's election commission has fled the country ahead of the poll, sources said on Saturday, amid a political crisis triggered by President Pierre Nkurunziza's...



 2015-05-30 09:42   

Reuters

[ US ]

  U.S.-Egyptian released from Egypt jail: family...[ + ]

CAIRO (Reuters) - An Egyptian-American jailed in Egypt for nearly two years for involvement in the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood has been released and is headed for the United States, his family said on...



 2015-05-30 09:39   

Reuters Canada

  Burundi election body's vice president has fled country: sources...[ + ]

BUJUMBURA (Reuters) - The vice president of Burundi's election commission has fled the country ahead of the poll, sources said on Saturday, amid a political crisis triggered by President Pierre Nkurunziza's...



 2015-05-30 09:34   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Greece open to compromise to seal deal this week: interior minister...[ + ]

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's government is confident of reaching a deal with its creditors this week and is open to pushing back parts of its anti-austerity program to make that happen, the country's interior...



 2015-05-30 09:34   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Anti-Islam protesters gather outside mosque in Arizona...[ + ]

Crowds gather for an anti-Islam demonstration outside Phoenix mosque. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)....



 2015-05-30 09:33   

Reuters Canada

  U.S.-Egyptian released from Egypt jail: family...[ + ]

CAIRO (Reuters) - An Egyptian-American jailed in Egypt for nearly two years for involvement in the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood has been released and is headed for the United States, his family said on...



 2015-05-30 09:30   

Reuters Canada

  Greece open to compromise to seal deal this week: interior minister...[ + ]

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's government is confident of reaching a deal with its creditors this week and is open to pushing back parts of its anti-austerity program to make that happen, the country's interior...



 2015-05-30 09:27   

Reuters Africa

  Blatter hits out at U.S. authorities, UEFA...[ + ]

ZURICH (Reuters) - Sepp Blatter has said that the events in the run-up to his re-election as FIFA president do not smell right and he was the victim of hate on the part of European soccer's governing body...



 2015-05-30 09:26   

Reuters Africa

  Greece open to compromise to seal deal this week: interior minister...[ + ]

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's government is confident of reaching a deal with its creditors this week and is open to pushing back parts of its anti-austerity programme to make that happen, the country's...



 2015-05-30 09:25   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  The Latest: Strap in, get excited: mammoth French Open day...[ + ]

PARIS (AP) The Latest from the French Open: ___ 11:22 a.m. A mammoth Saturday of tennis at the French Open, with potential upsets on the cards for high-ranked seeds who fail to up their game. An announcer has been getting the thin crowd on the Philippe C...



 2015-05-30 09:24   

Reuters

[ World ]

  China tells workplaces they must have Communist Party units...[ + ]

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China has passed a regulation ensuring government organizations and private companies have Communist Party units so that party policy can be implemented across society, the People's...



 2015-05-30 09:14   

Reuters Africa

  China tells workplaces they must have Communist Party units...[ + ]

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China has passed a regulation ensuring government organizations and private companies have Communist Party units so that party policy can be implemented across society, the People's...



 2015-05-30 09:13   

Reuters Canada

  China tells workplaces they must have Communist Party units...[ + ]

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China has passed a regulation ensuring government organizations and private companies have Communist Party units so that party policy can be implemented across society, the People's...



 2015-05-30 09:08   

Reuters Africa

  Rooney targets silverware as Man United captain...[ + ]

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney believes finishing in the Premier League's top four last season was essential for the record 20-times English champions.United came fourth in...



 2015-05-30 09:08   

Reuters Canada

  FIFA's future stars shake off stench of controversy...[ + ]

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Bribery scandals, arrests and a tempestuous presidential election that demonstrated a growing split within FIFA were put to the side on Saturday as the next generation of soccer's...



 2015-05-30 09:04   

Reuters Africa

  McIlroy makes fast getaway after missing Irish cut...[ + ]

NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (Reuters) - World number one Rory McIlroy wasted little time after missing the cut for a third straight year at the Irish Open as he headed straight for his parents' Belfast...



 2015-05-30 09:03   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Gunmen kill 20 bus passengers in Pakistan attack...[ + ]

QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Gunmen disguised as members of the Pakistani security forces killed at least 20 passengers late on Friday after forcing them off buses traveling from the western city of Quetta...



 2015-05-30 09:03   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  Egypt frees US-Egyptian national sentenced to life in prison...[ + ]

CAIRO (AP) Egyptian officials say authorities have freed a dual U.S.-Egyptian citizen who had been sentenced to life in prison on charges of financing an anti-government sit-in and spreading ...



 2015-05-30 09:01   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  THE LATEST: Putin congratulates Blatter on FIFA election win...[ + ]

ZURICH (AP) The latest developments concerning FIFA: ___ 10:55 a.m. (0855 GMT, 4:55 a.m. EDT) The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin, host of the 2018 World Cup, has sent a telegram to Sepp Blatter congratulating him on winning a fifth term at...



 2015-05-30 08:53   

Reuters Africa

  Gunmen kill 20 bus passengers in Pakistan attack...[ + ]

QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Gunmen disguised as members of the Pakistani security forces killed at least 20 passengers late on Friday after forcing them off buses travelling from the western city of Quetta...



 2015-05-30 08:51   

Reuters Canada

  Gunmen kill 20 bus passengers in Pakistan attack...[ + ]

QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Gunmen disguised as members of the Pakistani security forces killed at least 20 passengers late on Friday after forcing them off buses traveling from the western city of Quetta...



 2015-05-30 08:50   

Reuters Africa

  Twin bombs in Nigeria's Borno state kill seven and injure 12...[ + ]

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - At least seven people died and 12 were injured when twin bomb blasts by suspected Boko Haram militants struck a wedding party in northeast Nigeria's Borno state on Friday, locals said....



 2015-05-30 08:49   

Reuters Africa

  New Nigerian president seeks to crush "godless" Boko Haram...[ + ]

ABUJA (Reuters) - New Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari promised on Friday to eradicate the mindless, godless militants of Boko Haram and rescue hundreds of women and children held captive, including...



 2015-05-30 08:48   

AP

[ Big Story ]

  Hurricane Andres strengthens far off coast of Mexico...[ + ]

MIAMI (AP) Hurricane Andres is getting a little stronger as it spins far off the coast of Mexico. The first named storm of the eastern Pacific hurricane season poses no threat to land. Andres had maximum sustained winds of 90 mph (150 kph) Saturday morni...



 2015-05-30 08:47   

Reuters Africa

  Algeria's ruling parties shore up backing of ailing president...[ + ]

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algeria's main ruling parties are reinforcing their backing for ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika as lower world oil prices eat into the budget of the North African OPEC state,...



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