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7/14/2014 11:14 AM
Pakistani activist Malala in Nigeria
ABUJA, Nigeria — Nigeria’s president promised Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai that he would meet with the parents of some of the 219 schoolgirls held by Islamic extremists for three months, she said Monday.

7/14/2014 10:59 AM
Bergdahl returned to regular Army duty
WASHINGTON — Bowe Bergdahl, the Army sergeant who spent nearly five years as a Taliban captive in Afghanistan, was returned to regular Army duty Monday, a senior defense official said.

7/14/2014 9:06 AM
Shipwrecked Costa Concordia refloated
GIGLIO, Italy — The shipwrecked Costa Concordia was successfully refloated Monday in preparation to be towed away for scrapping, 30 months after it struck a reef and capsized, killing 32 people.

7/14/2014 8:10 AM
Israel downs Gaza drone; 4 Palestinians killed
JERUSALEM — The Israeli military said it downed a drone launched by Gaza militants on Monday, the first time it encountered an unmanned aircraft since the start of its offensive last week, as new Israeli airstrikes killed four more Palestinians in the coastal strip.

7/14/2014 6:29 AM
Clashes on Syria-Lebanon border kill several
BEIRUT — Heavy clashes along the Syria-Lebanon border killed several people, including a number of Hezbollah fighters and Syrian rebels, Lebanese officials and a Syrian activist group said Monday.

7/14/2014 6:18 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:

7/13/2014 7:26 PM
Putin cites ‘grave concern’ over rocket
MOSCOW — Russia’s foreign ministry said Sunday that a Ukrainian shell hit a Russian border town, killing one person and injuring two others.

7/13/2014 6:48 PM
8 killed in mortar attack in Egypt's Sinai
El-ARISH, Egypt — Militants in Egypt’s northern Sinai fired mortar rounds late Sunday at a military post in the provincial capital of el-Arish, killing a soldier as well as seven civilians, including a child. in a nearby residential complex, security and hospital officials said.

7/13/2014 5:10 PM
Israeli strike kills 18 in Gaza
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The target was the Gaza police chief. He survived the Israeli airstrike on a cousin’s home with critical injuries, but 18 family members were killed, including five children and teens.

7/13/2014 11:13 AM
6 killed in fierce fighting over Libyan airport
CAIRO — At least six people were killed and 25 injured Sunday when rival militias battled for the control of the international airport in Libya’s capital. Civil aviation authorities announced the airport will be closed for three days because of security concerns.