A Canadian National tanker train carrying oil and gas has derailed in western Canada.October 20, 2013, 10:39 am
Another specimen of the rare, snakelike oarfish has washed up on US shores.October 20, 2013, 9:13 am
Pakse (Laos) (AFP) - Lao Airlines on Saturday said it had identified almost half of the 32 bodies so far recovered after a plane carrying dozens of people, many of them foreign travellers, plunged into the Mekong River.October 20, 2013, 8:38 am
Aung San Suu Kyi, who is in Brussels at the start of a two-week visit to Europe, says Myanmar's constitution needs to be changed.October 20, 2013, 8:24 am
A US building owner has hired security guards to help protect a work by graffiti artist Banksy.October 20, 2013, 5:36 am
By Louis Charbonneau
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Arab Group at the United Nations urged Saudi Arabia on Saturday to reconsider its decision to renounce a rotating seat on the Securit...
Greenpeace says it won't be "daunted" by the piracy charges the environmental campaigners are facing in Russia.October 20, 2013, 4:54 am
Brussels (AFP) - Myanmar opposition leader Aung Suu Kyi on Saturday said the 2015 elections in her country will not be democratic without constitutional changes.October 20, 2013, 2:28 am
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A powerful earthquake struck in the Sea of Cortez on Saturday between the western Mexican states of Sonora and Baja California Sur, but there were no immediate reports of damag...October 20, 2013, 2:20 am
By Laila Bassam and Ayla Jean Yackley
BEIRUT/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Two kidnapped Turkish pilots arrived in Istanbul after leaving Lebanon on Saturday and nine Lebanese hostages freed fro...
Taipei (AFP) - Taiwan's oldest professional baseball team, Brother Elephants, announced it was seeking a buyer Saturday after its owner decided to quit due to massive losses.October 20, 2013, 12:39 am
By Erika Solomon
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebels blew up an army checkpoint outside Damascus on Saturday and more than 30 combatants from both sides died in the blast and ensuing clash...
By Naomi O'Leary
ROME (Reuters) - Demonstrators clashed with Italian police on Saturday as tens of thousands marched through Rome to protest against unemployment, government cuts and bi...
TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisian security forces have killed 10 Islamist militants near the border with Algeria during a three-day operation against gunmen who attacked police patrols in the remote northern...October 19, 2013, 11:53 pm
Dhaka (AFP) - Bangladesh police Saturday banned all rallies in the capital Dhaka, fearing violence after the opposition called for "armed" protests to force elections under a caretaker government.October 19, 2013, 11:18 pm
MalÃ© (Maldives) (AFP) - Police in the Maldives forced the postponement of Saturday's presidential polls, declaring the vote illegal in a decision that sparked international concern.October 19, 2013, 11:12 pm
Kabul (AFP) - About 3,000 Afghan tribal elders and civil leaders will gather in Kabul next month to decide the fate of a deal allowing some US troops to stay in the country after 2014, officials said Saturday.October 19, 2013, 11:10 pm
By Youssry Ahmad
ISMAILIA (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded on Saturday near an Egyptian army intelligence building in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia, wounding at least six soldiers, sec...
Manila (AFP) - Wildlife authorities said Saturday they are investigating the death of a rare Philippine eagle, one of the world's largest and most endangered raptors, shortly after it was captured by a local resident.October 19, 2013, 9:57 pm
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German business software maker SAP
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