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10/19/2014 11:37 AM
2 South Koreans missing in Thai boat collision
PHUKET, Thailand — Two tourists from South Korea are missing after their boat collided with a fishing vessel near Thailand’s southern resort of Phuket.

10/19/2014 10:57 AM
Sweden in 3rd day of suspected submarine search
HELSINKI — The Swedish military’s search for evidence of suspected undersea activity in its waters entered its third day on Sunday amid reports of a suspected Russian intrusion.

10/19/2014 6:20 AM
Pope Francis beatifies Paul VI
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday beatified Pope Paul VI, concluding the remarkable meeting of bishops debating family issues that drew parallels to the tumultuous reforms of the Second Vatican Council which Paul oversaw and implemented.

10/18/2014 5:44 PM
Hurricane Gonzalo crosses over Bermuda
HAMILTON, Bermuda — Hurricane Gonzalo crushed trees, flattened power lines and damaged Bermuda’s main hospital during an hours-long battering, but the tiny, wealthy British territory suffered no deaths.

10/18/2014 2:48 PM
Rare white rhino dies in Kenya
NAIROBI – A rare northern white rhino has died in Kenya, a wildlife conservancy said today, leaving just six of the animals left alive and bringing the famed African species one step closer to extinction.

10/18/2014 12:11 PM
Nepal blizzard death toll to 38
KATMANDU, Nepal — A rescue helicopter spotted nine more bodies today on a trekking trail in northern Nepal, bringing the death toll to 38 from this week’s series of snow storms and avalanches in the worst hiking disaster in the Himalayan nation.

10/18/2014 9:40 AM
2 Egyptian troops killed
EL-ARISH, Egypt — A military official in Egypt says at least two troops have been killed in the collapse of a smuggling tunnel that runs along the border with the Gaza Strip.

10/18/2014 9:37 AM
Activists: Airstrikes kill 16 in Syria
BEIRUT — Airstrikes on a Syrian rebel-held town near Damascus have killed at least 16 people, activists said today, as part of intensified efforts by President Bashar Assad’s forces to secure approaches to the capital.

10/18/2014 6:39 AM
Lebanon pulled into war with ISIS
BEIRUT — With all eyes on the Islamic State group’s onslaught in Iraq and Syria, a less conspicuous but potentially just as explosive front line with the extremists is emerging in Lebanon, where Lebanese soldiers and Shiite Hezbollah guerrillas are increasingly pulled into deadly fighting with the Sunni militants along the country’s border with Syria.

10/18/2014 6:30 AM
Taliban attack kills 3
KABUL — An official says that at least three Afghan security force troops have been killed in a suicide car bombing in southern Afghanistan.

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