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4/29/2014 5:57 PM
Nigerian pleads guilty to terror charges
NEW YORK — A Nigerian man has pleaded guilty in New York to charges he took part in a Yemen-based al-Qaeda faction’s efforts to spread propaganda intended to encourage terror attacks.

4/29/2014 1:38 PM
Woman falls off UK cathedral
LONDON — England is known for its beautiful old cathedrals — but they can be dangerous as well.

4/29/2014 1:25 PM
Karzai accuses U.S. of illegal detention centers
KABUL, Afghanistan — President Hamid Karzai accused British and U.S. forces today of continuing to operate “illegal” detention facilities in the country, another volley in the rancorous disagreement between the Afghan leader and his foreign backers over what to do with captured Taliban suspects.

4/29/2014 1:23 PM
Bombs kill at least 17 people in Iraq
BAGHDAD — Back-to-back bombs ripped through an outdoor market northeast of Baghdad today, killing at least 17 people, officials said, on the eve of the first nationwide elections since the 2011 withdrawal of U.S. forces.

4/29/2014 11:59 AM
Turkey: Ready to 'confront' Armenian killings
ANKARA, Turkey  — Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said today his nation was ready to “confront” the nation’s history of killing ethnic Armenians nearly a century ago, but stopped short of admitting it was genocide.

4/29/2014 8:40 AM
E.U. names 15 new targets for sanctions
BRUSSELS — The European Union today released the names of 15 new people it is targeting for sanctions because of their roles in the Ukraine crisis.

4/29/2014 6:49 AM
10 Things to Know for Today: 4-29
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

4/28/2014 6:58 AM
Indian man confronts mining industry, wins prize
GARE VILLAGE, India  — The man walked into Ramesh Agrawal’s tiny Internet cafe, pulled out a pistol and hissed, “You talk too much.” Then he fired two bullets into Agrawal’s left leg and fled on a motorcycle.

4/28/2014 2:07 PM
Apple-Samsung trial extended
SAN JOSE, Calif.  — A federal court has delayed by a day closing arguments in the Apple and Samsung trial because of an appeals court ruling in another case on a related patent issue.

4/28/2014 1:20 PM
Al Jazeera lodges $150M claim against Egypt
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates  — The Qatar-backed, pan-Arab satellite network Al Jazeera said today it has lodged a formal complaint against Egypt demanding $150 million in compensation to cover what it says are damages to its investments in the country since July.