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6/26/2015 7:03 AM
Suspects captured in France attack
SAINT-QUENTIN-FALLAVIER, France  — A man with suspected ties to French Islamic radicals rammed a car today into an American gas factory in southeastern France, triggering an explosion that injured two people, officials said. The severed head of a local businessman was left hanging at the factory’s entrance, along with banners with Arabic inscriptions, they said.

6/26/2015 7:00 AM
Ex-Russian Prime Minister Primakov dies at 85
MOSCOW — Former Russian Prime Minister Yevgeny Primakov, whose career included desperate but unsuccessful diplomatic efforts to avert wars in Iraq and NATO’s bombing of Yugoslavia, has died. He was 85.

6/26/2015 6:58 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:

6/25/2015 7:15 PM
Putin calls Obama, discuss Ukraine, ISIS, Iran
WASHINGTON — The White House says Russian President Vladimir Putin called President Barack Obama and discussed continued tensions in eastern Ukraine and the fight against the Islamic State in the Middle East.

6/25/2015 2:01 PM
Mom, baby rescued 4 days after Colombia plane crash
BOGOTA, Colombia — A woman who survived a plane crash with her months-old baby, drinking water to stay alive, was finally rescued after four days lost in the jungle, Colombia’s air force and rescuers said.

6/25/2015 12:47 PM
Donors pledge $4.4B for earthquake-hit Nepal
KATHMANDU, Nepal — Donor nations and agencies announced $4.4 billion in aid for Nepal on Thursday, covering about two-thirds of what the Himalayan nation says it needs to rebuild from devastating earthquakes that killed more than 8,800 people and made millions homeless.

6/25/2015 12:00 PM
ISIS launches 2 major attacks in Syria
BEIRUT  — Islamic State militants launched major attacks in northern Syria today after a string of recent setbacks, storming government-held areas in a mostly Kurdish city and setting off deadly car bombs as they pushed into a border town they were expelled from six months ago.

6/25/2015 10:26 AM
French taxi drivers strike against Uber
PARIS — French taxi drivers smashed up livery cars, set tires ablaze and blocked traffic across the country today in a nationwide strike aimed at Uber after weeks of rising, sometimes violent tensions over the U.S. ride-hailing company.

6/25/2015 7:05 AM
Apartment fire kills 13 in central China
BEIJING — An early morning fire killed 13 people in an apartment building in central China today, state media said.

6/25/2015 7:03 AM
Takata CEO: Air bag defect still being probed
TOKYO  — The CEO of Takata Corp., the Japanese air bag maker at the center of a defect scandal that has resulted in recalls of more than 33.8 million vehicles, appeared at a news conference today for the first time since the problems emerged but shed little light on the underlying cause of the problems.

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