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1/17/2014 1:11 AM
Blast in Lebanon kills at least 3
BEIRUT — A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden car in a town in northeastern Lebanon on Thursday, killing at least three people and wounding more than 20, Lebanon’s National News Agency reported.

1/16/2014 2:45 PM
Kerry urges opposition to attend Syrian conference
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State John Kerry is urging the Syrian opposition to attend a conference next week in Switzerland aimed at finding a political resolution to the civil war there, which has claimed more than 120,000 lives.

1/16/2014 9:53 AM
U.S. judge dismisses Goodyear suit
CLEVELAND  — A judge in Goodyear’s Ohio hometown has thrown out a lawsuit filed by French workers trying to save their jobs.

1/16/2014 7:20 AM
U.N. tough on Vatican over sex abuse
GENEVA  — The Vatican came under blistering criticism from a U.N. committee today for its handling of the global priest sex abuse scandal, facing its most intense public grilling ever over allegations that it protected pedophile priests at the expense of victims.

1/16/2014 6:42 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:

1/15/2014 12:07 PM
Datsyuk named captain of Russian team
MOSCOW — Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk has been named captain of Russia’s Olympic hockey team.

1/15/2014 10:48 PM
Beijing air pollution at high levels
BEIJING — Beijing’s skyscrapers receded into a dense gray smog Thursday as the capital saw the season’s first wave of extremely dangerous pollution, with the concentration of toxic small particles registering more than two dozen times the level considered safe.

1/15/2014 7:37 PM
Video surfaces of missing U.S. soldier
A new video has surfaced of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, raising hope that the soldier captured in Afghanistan in 2009 is still alive.

1/15/2014 2:01 PM
Committee: Benghazi attacks preventable
WASHINGTON — The Senate Intelligence Committee released a report on the deadly assault on the diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, today, laying blame on the State Department, the intelligence community — even the late Ambassador Chris Stevens — for failing to communicate and heed warnings of terrorist activity in the area.

1/15/2014 2:31 PM
Ford: European sales down 2.1% in 2013
FRANKFURT, Germany — Ford’s money-losing European business saw sales fall 2.1 percent last year in a tough market where unemployment and a slow recovery are holding back buyers.