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6/21/2014 4:14 PM
Mayor, diplomats join gay pride march in Greece
THESSALONIKI, Greece — Police say more than 6,000 people have marched through the streets of Greece’s second largest city, Thessaloniki, in its third gay pride parade.

6/21/2014 1:37 PM
Longtime enemies now potential partners
WASHINGTON — It’s the fog of diplomacy.

6/21/2014 9:15 AM
307,501 have fled tribal region, Pakistan says
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A Pakistani government official says the number of people who have fled a tribal area bordering Afghanistan where the army is fighting militants has risen to 307,501.

6/21/2014 8:23 AM
Spain's new king meets terror victims
MADRID — Spain’s new king and queen have met victims of terrorism in their first official act together since being proclaimed monarchs.

6/21/2014 8:21 AM
Pope Francis visits with inmates
CASSANO ALL’JONIO, Italy — Pope Francis has visited a prison in Calabria, a region infested by organized crime, on a day trip to Italy’s underdeveloped south.

6/21/2014 6:30 AM
Putin orders forces in the Urals on combat alert
MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin today ordered military forces in central Russia on combat alert as well as a drill of airborne troops, a day after Ukraine ordered a cease-fire with pro-Russian rebels.

6/21/2014 6:27 AM
New agers gather to greet solstice at Stonehenge
LONDON — Self-styled Druids, new-agers and thousands of revelers have watched the sun rise above the ancient stone circle at Stonehenge to mark the summer solstice — the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere.

6/21/2014 12:03 AM
13 killed in attack on police office in China
BEIJING — Police in China’s western Xinjiang region shot dead 13 assailants who drove one or more vehicles into a police office building and set off explosives in an attack Saturday that injured three police officers, the news website for the regional government said.

6/20/2014 9:57 PM
Ukraine calls cease-fire
WASHINGTON — On a day that the Ukrainian government announced a unilateral cease-fire in its battle with separatists in the country’s east, the Obama administration raised the stakes with Russia, accusing the Kremlin of continuing to covertly arm the rebels.

6/20/2014 9:45 PM
Israeli troops kill Palestinian teen
JERUSALEM — Israeli troops killed a Palestinian youth before dawn today and seriously injured several adults as their sweeping West Bank arrest campaign following last week’s disappearance of three Israeli teenagers both slowed and encountered more resistance.