Violence erupts at protests of anti-Muslim film CAIRO — Fury over an anti-Islam film spread across the Muslim world Friday, with deadly clashes near Western embassies in Tunisia and Sudan, an American fast-food restaurant set ablaze in Lebanon, ...
US consulate attack in Libya called twin operation BENGHAZI, Libya — Heavily armed militants used a protest of an anti-Islam film as a cover and may have had help from inside Libyan security in their deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate, a senior Li...
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BY HAMZA HENDAWI and OSAMA ALFITORY Associated PressAssociated Press
Pakistan fires kill 283; lax safety laws blamed KARACHI, Pakistan — Fires at two clothing factories in Pakistan left 283 people dead — many trapped behind locked doors and barred windows — tragedies that highlight workplace perils in a country w...
Sep 13, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By ADIL JAWAD and SEBASTIAN ABBOT Associated PressAssociated Press
US-Israel divisions over nuclear Iran boil over JERUSALEM — Israel is sounding increasingly agitated over what it views as American dithering with economic sanctions too weak to force Iran to end its suspected drive toward nuclear weapons. In...
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
By GEORGE JAHN and JOSEF FEDERMAN Associated PressAssociated Press
Memos suggest US hushed up Soviet crime WARSAW, Poland — The American POWs sent secret coded messages to Washington with news of a Soviet atrocity: In 1943 they saw rows of corpses in an advanced state of decay in the Katyn forest, on th...
Sep 11, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
BY RANDY HERSCHAFT and VANESSA GERA Associated PressAssociated Press
Paralympics come to a close LONDON — Farewell, London. Good luck matching that, Rio. Coldplay, Rihanna and Jay-Z rocked the Olympic Stadium on Sunday night to give the biggest-ever Paralympic Games a rousing send-off, wrap...
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BY STEVE DOUGLAS Associated PressAssociated Press