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4/30/2015 2:17 PM
Chile's Calbuco volcano sends new blasts
SANTIAGO, Chile — The Calbuco volcano erupted again today, sending dark bursts of ash and hot rock billowing 2.5 miles into the air and prompting Chilean officials to order a new evacuation of nearby residents.

4/30/2015 10:48 AM
E.U. humanitarian chief sounds warning on Iraq
BAGHDAD— The head of the European Union’s humanitarian aid department warned today that the situation in Iraq is deteriorating rapidly while the world is preoccupied with crises elsewhere.

4/30/2015 7:12 AM
Teenager rescued from Nepal quake rubble
KATHMANDU, Nepal — A long-absent noise — cheers — rang out in Nepal’s capital today as rescuers pulled a teenager alive from the earthquake rubble he had been trapped in for five days. The joy interrupted a dreary and still fearful day in which thousands worried about aftershocks lined up to board free buses to their rural hometowns.

4/30/2015 7:04 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

4/29/2015 4:18 PM
Japan PM offers condolences for WWII dead
WASHINGTON — Prime Minister Shinzo Abe offered condolences Wednesday for Americans killed in World War II in the first address by a Japanese leader to a joint meeting of Congress, but stopped short of apologizing for wartime atrocities.

4/29/2015 10:08 AM
Nearly 300 rescued from Boko Haram
LAGOS, Nigeria — After carrying out a mass rescue of 200 girls and 93 women from the forest stronghold of an Islamic insurgent group, Nigeria’s military is evacuating them and plans to check their physical and mental health, the army spokesman said today.

4/29/2015 9:40 AM
William and Kate celebrate 4th anniversary
LONDON— Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge are marking their fourth wedding anniversary while waiting for the birth of their second child.

4/29/2015 7:45 AM
40 years later, Vietnam War wounds fester
HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam — When Luu Dinh Trieu was drafted into the South Vietnamese army, he literally went to war against his father.

4/29/2015 7:00 AM
Nepal earthquake death toll passes 5,000
PASLANG, Nepal — Aid reached a hilly district near the epicenter of Nepal’s earthquake for the first time today, four days after the quake struck and as the death toll from the disaster passed the 5,000 mark.

4/29/2015 6:58 AM
Ukraine says radiation levels not affected by fire
KIEV, Ukraine — There has been no change in background radiation levels in the Ukrainian capital as a result of nighttime fires in woodlands in the exclusion zone around the destroyed Chernobyl nuclear power plant, Ukrainian authorities said today.

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