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2/4/2015 7:28 PM
Petrobras management quits
RIO DE JANEIRO — The chief executive and other senior management at Brazil's Petrobras resigned today amid a festering corruption scandal, setting off a scramble to find replacements capable of restoring investor confidence in the state-run oil company.

2/4/2015 4:21 PM
NATO to meet on Russia
BRUSSELS — With NATO officials calling Russia more unpredictable now than during the Cold War, alliance defense ministers on Thursday are expected to approve further measures to enhance the organization’s ability to deter or respond to military threats from Moscow.

2/4/2015 3:06 PM
UAE stops airstrikes in anti-Islamic State coalition
WASHINGTON — The United Arab Emirates has withdrawn from flying air strikes in the U.S.-led international coalition campaign against Islamic State fighters, who are occupying parts of Iraq and Syria, U.S. officials said today.

2/4/2015 6:59 AM
Taiwan plane crashes in Taipei
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Rescuers used a crane to hoist the fuselage of a wrecked TransAsia Airways plane from a shallow river in Taiwan’s capital late today as they searched into the night for 17 people missing in a crash that killed at least 26 others.

2/4/2015 6:57 AM
Jordan shaken by Islamic State killing
AMMAN, Jordan — Jordan executed two al-Qaeda prisoners before dawn today, just hours after an online video purported to show Islamic State group militants burning a captured Jordanian pilot to death in a cage.

2/4/2015 6:54 AM
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2/3/2015 11:33 PM
Taiwanese plane crashes in Taipei river
TAIPEI, Taiwan  — A Taiwanese commercial flight with 53 passengers aboard clipped a bridge shortly after takeoff and crashed into a river in Taipei.

2/3/2015 8:42 PM
Cuba publishes first photos of Castro in 5 months
HAVANA — Cuba has published the first photos of Fidel Castro in more than five months, showing the 88-year-old former leader engaged in what appears to be a lively conversation with a university student.

2/3/2015 4:07 PM
Croatia, Serbia cleared of genocide
PARIS — The highest court of the United Nations ruled today that neither Croatia nor Serbia committed genocide against each other’s peoples when they waged war during the breakup of Yugoslavia in the early 1990s.

2/3/2015 1:03 PM
Islamic State kills Jordanian pilot
AMMAN, Jordan — A video released online today purportedly showed a Jordanian pilot captured by the Islamic State extremist group in Syria last month being burned to death by his captors following a weeklong drama over a possible prisoner exchange.

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