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6/28/2014 6:24 AM
Russia accuses US of fueling Ukrainian crisis
MOSCOW — Russia’s foreign minister today accused the United States of encouraging Ukraine to challenge Moscow and heavily weighing in on the European Union.

6/28/2014 6:21 AM
Monsoon flooding kills 11 in India
GAUHATI, India — Authorities are rushing food and drinking water to thousands of people marooned by monsoon rains and mudslides that have left at least 11 dead in India’s remote northeast.

6/28/2014 6:12 AM
Bomb blast kills girl, wounds mom in Egypt
CAIRO — A homemade bomb placed in a government construction site on the outskirts of Cairo exploded today, killing a girl and wounding her mother, an Egyptian security official said.

6/27/2014 10:45 PM
Mexican forces arrest 83 vigilantes
MEXICO CITY — Soldiers and police arrested 83 suspected vigilantes Friday on charges of carrying unauthorized weapons, including one of the founders of the “self-defense” movement in Mexico’s western Michoacan state, authorities said.

6/27/2014 7:22 PM
Power outage affects much of Venezuela
CARACAS, Venezuela — A widespread power outage left much of Venezuela in the dark today, and turned out the lights at a nationally televised presidential ceremony.

6/27/2014 5:27 PM
U.S. plans to curb land mines
WASHINGTON — After two decades of waffling, the United States today announced its intention to join an international treaty banning land mines, without setting a time frame while working through possible complications on the Korean Peninsula.

6/27/2014 2:02 PM
Girl among thousands of divorced children
KADUNA, Nigeria  — By the time she ran away, Maimuna bore the scars of a short but brutal marriage.

6/27/2014 11:27 AM
Russian space rocket launch aborted
MOSCOW — The first launch of Russia’s new space rocket after two decades of development has been aborted moments before its blastoff as President Vladimir Putin was watching via live feed.

6/27/2014 9:39 AM
Russia warns Europe over re-selling gas
MOSCOW  — Russia’s state-controlled gas company, Gazprom, says it could limit supplies to European customers that intend to re-sell the natural gas on to Ukraine.

6/27/2014 9:21 AM
Sierra Leone warns of contact infected
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone  — Sierra Leone warned today that it is a serious crime to shelter someone infected with the ebola virus.