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11/25/2014 11:22 AM
Building collapses in Egypt, killing 17
CAIRO  — An apartment building in Egypt’s capital collapsed today, killing at least 17 people as rescuers and neighbors frantically dug through rubble with their hands to find survivors, authorities said.

11/25/2014 10:50 AM
U.N.: Extremists getting millions in ransoms
UNITED NATIONS — The Islamic State group which controls a large swath of Syria and Iraq has received between $35 million and $45 million in ransom payments in the past year, a U.N. expert monitoring sanctions against al-Qaeda said Monday.

11/25/2014 8:45 AM
Nigeria: 2 female suicide bombers kill 30
BAUCHI, Nigeria — Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up today in a crowded market in Nigeria’s northeastern city of Maiduguri, killing at least 30 people, according to witnesses and a security official.

11/25/2014 6:59 AM
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11/24/2014 2:11 PM
Pope Francis meets Egyptian president
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis and the Egyptian president exchanged warm greetings during a private meeting Monday in which the pontiff emphasized Egypt’s role in establishing peace in the Middle East.

11/24/2014 10:44 AM
Swiss museum will accept art trove
BERLIN — A Swiss museum agreed today to accept a priceless collection of long-hidden art bequeathed to it by German collector Cornelius Gurlitt, but said it will work with German officials to ensure any pieces looted by the Nazis from Jewish owners are returned.

11/24/2014 6:53 AM
Iraqi troops retake 2 town
BAGHDAD — Iraqi troops backed by Shiite militiamen and Kurdish security forces have recaptured two eastern towns from Islamic State militants after fierce clashes, officials said today.

11/24/2014 10:40 AM
Google settles with ex-banker
LONDON — Google has agreed to a settlement with a former Morgan Stanley banker who sued the search engine over defamatory Internet posts.

11/24/2014 6:52 AM
Iran nuclear talks to be extended until July
VIENNA  — Nuclear negotiators have failed to meet deadline today for a deal that would ease international concerns about Iran’s atomic program and are poised to extend the negotiations for a comprehensive agreement until July 2015, diplomats said.

11/24/2014 6:50 AM
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