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AP News - Apr 15, 2014 10:04 AM

CAIRO (AP) — Zeina Karam, who has reported on political upheaval, war and transformation in the Middle East for almost two decades, has been named as Beirut bureau chief for The Associated Press, leading coverage of Lebanon as well as the devastating c ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 9:56 AM

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's health minister says three wounded victims have died, raising the toll to 75 dead in the massive blast at a busy bus station in Nigeria's capital.Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu visited some of the wounded in hospitals ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 9:47 AM

LONDON (AP) — An alleged anti-Semitic incident involving a teacher and a student is being investigated at one of Britain's most prestigious all-girl schools.The North London Collegiate School says it has sought legal advice and taken "appropriat ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 9:42 AM

KHAWAR KALAN, Pakistan (AP) — Two brothers arrested for the second time over accusations of cannibalism appeared in court Tuesday, police officials said, in a sensational case that has horrified Pakistanis.A judge in an anti-terrorism court in S ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 8:41 AM

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Wrapping up five days of relentless cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius at his murder trial, the chief prosecutor insisted Tuesday that the Olympic runner intentionally shot his girlfriend to death after they argued befor ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 8:16 AM

CAIRO (AP) — A homemade bomb exploded near a traffic police post on a bridge over the Nile River in central Cairo early Tuesday, wounding two policemen and a civilian, security officials said.Police sealed off the blast site on the al-Galaa brid ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 8:04 AM

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — An outbreak of Ebola in West Africa has been linked to the deaths of more than 120 people, according to the latest World Health Organization count.There is no vaccine and no cure for the deadly virus, and its appearance in ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 8:02 AM

HONG KONG (AP) — China's state-owned film distributor is making its first investment in Hollywood movies by taking a stake in two Legendary Entertainment productions.China Film Co. will make an "eight-figure equity investment" in two upcoming fi ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 7:59 AM

BEIJING (AP) — Norway donated a restored Chinese silent film from the 1920s to China's national film archive on Tuesday, despite a prolonged diplomatic chill between the countries over the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize.Two representatives of the Nation ...more

AP News - Apr 15, 2014 7:55 AM

JERUSALEM (AP) — The prime minister of the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on Tuesday praised a shooting that killed an Israeli and wounded his wife and son as they drove through the West Bank the previous evening en route to a Passover Seder.Speaking in ...more