Heavy security turned out on a cold and rainy Saturday with more than 50,000 spectators lining the streets for Nashville's country music marathon.April 28, 2013, 8:04 am
By Balazs Koranyi and Robert Robertson
REYKJAVIK (Reuters) - Iceland's centre-right parties prepared for coalition talks on Sunday after defeating the ruling Social Democrats in electio...
Shanghai bishop Aloysius Jin Luxian, who spent almost two decades in prison, has died in China aged 97.April 28, 2013, 7:26 am
KARACHI (AFP) - Three bomb explosions killed three people including a young girl in Pakistan's port city of Karachi on Saturday, police and hospital officials said, in the latest violence ahead of polls next month.April 28, 2013, 4:22 am
By Phil Stewart and Peter Apps
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Despite President Barack Obama's pledge that Syria's use of chemical weapons is a "game changer" for the United States, he is unlik...
By Robbie Ward
Tupelo, Mississippi (Reuters) - A Mississippi martial arts instructor arrested early on Saturday was charged with possession of the biological agent ricin and with attemp...
KABUL (Reuters) - Four members of NATO's International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) were killed on Saturday when their plane crashed in southern Afghanistan, the coalition said in a statement.
ICHEON, South Korea (AFP) - Alexander Noren of Sweden took a one-stroke lead after three rounds at the Ballantine's Championship here on Saturday.April 28, 2013, 2:23 am
SAVAR, Bangladesh (AFP) - Bangladesh made a string of arrests on Saturday over the collapse of a factory complex which killed at least 351 people as exhausted rescuers battled to find more survivors among the corpses.April 28, 2013, 2:09 am
SHANGHAI (AFP) - China said the long-serving bishop of Shanghai's state-run Catholic church, Aloysius Jin Luxian, died on Saturday, raising questions over who will succeed him.April 28, 2013, 1:54 am
LAHORE, Pakistan (AFP) - An Indian national on death row in Pakistan who was attacked by fellow inmates armed with bricks has been put on a ventilator as he fights for his life, officials said on Saturday.April 28, 2013, 1:21 am
SEOUL (AFP) - North Korea said Saturday that it would put a US citizen on trial for trying to overthrow the communist regime, in the face of soaring tensions between Pyongyang and the West.April 28, 2013, 1:07 am
BEIJING (AFP) - European Union foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton held talks Saturday with officials in China in the first visit by a top-ranking EU official to the country under its new leadership.April 28, 2013, 12:53 am
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Europe's effort to protect the climate faces "a decade of stagnation" without quick action to save the EU carbon market, the chief executive of German utility E.ON
NEW DELHI (AFP) - World number one Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia moved into the men's singles final of the India Open badminton tournament with a hard-fought win over Thailand's Boonsak Ponsana in New Delhi on Saturday.April 28, 2013, 12:36 am
NEW DELHI (AFP) - India's prime minister said Saturday a dispute over an alleged incursion by Chinese troops deep inside Indian-claimed territory can be settled peacefully and warned against exacerbating tensions.April 28, 2013, 12:33 am
By Jane Chung
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea said on Saturday that a Korean-American tourist, jailed by the reclusive state since late last year, will face trial for "committing crimes" ...
By Kamal Naama
RAMADI, Iraq (Reuters) - Militants shot dead five Iraqi soldiers in the Sunni Muslim stronghold province of Anbar on Saturday and protesters said they were forming an "ar...
ADELAIDE, Australia (AFP) - Olympic gold medallist Alicia Coutts Saturday captured two national titles, while Christian Sprenger beat close rival Brenton Rickard, with all three securing places on the Australian team for the Barcelona world championship.April 28, 2013, 12:05 am
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - A gun battle between security forces and Islamist insurgents in Nigeria a week ago killed 228 people, a local senator said on Saturday, putting the death toll six times ...April 27, 2013, 11:46 pm
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