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9/4/2014 7:57 AM
Microsoft offers selfie-centric phone
BERLIN  — Microsoft will seek to draw more people to its Internet-based services with two new mid-range smartphones it unveiled today, including one designed to help people take better selfies.

9/4/2014 6:46 AM
Al-Qaeda expands into India
NEW DELHI — Al-Qaeda has expanded into India, the leader of the terror group said in a video released today, vowing that its militants would bring Islamic law to the entire subcontinent and “wage jihad against its enemies.”

9/4/2014 6:44 AM
Report: Dalai Lama is refused S. Africa visa
JOHANNESBURG  — The Dalai Lama has again been refused entry into South Africa where he was going to attend the 14th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates, his South African representative said.

9/4/2014 6:43 AM
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9/3/2014 12:17 PM
Group IDs 3rd American with Ebola
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The third U.S. aid worker sickened with Ebola is a Boston-area doctor who decided to return to Liberia after the two others fell ill with the deadly virus, the president of his missionary group said today.

9/3/2014 1:38 PM
Putin's peace plan: Ukraine withdraws
KIEV, Ukraine  — A day before a NATO summit, Russian President Vladimir Putin issued his own peace plan for eastern Ukraine, calling on the Russian-backed insurgents there to “stop advancing” and urging Ukraine to withdraw its troops from the region.

9/3/2014 10:40 AM
Obama casts Russia as threat
TALLINN, Estonia  — Lashing out at Russia, President Obama today cast Moscow’s aggression in Ukraine as a threat to peace in Europe. He vigorously vowed to come to the defense of NATO allies that fear they could be Vladimir Putin’s next target.

9/3/2014 6:54 AM
Obama: ISIS videos won't intimidate U.S.
TALLINN, Estonia  — President Obama said today that the United States will not be intimidated by Islamic State militants after the beheading of a second American journalist and will build a coalition to “degrade and destroy” the group.

9/3/2014 6:52 AM
Ukraine says cease-fire steps agreed
KIEV, Ukraine — The office of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said today that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin are in agreement on a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, but the statement was ambiguous and a top rebel figure said no cease-fire was possible without Ukraine withdrawing its forces.

9/3/2014 6:51 AM
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