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5/13/2014 12:00 AM
Toledo gets taste of Italian business
A summit to showcase the business and development opportunities that Toledo and Ohio can offer Italian companies began Monday night with community and business leaders promoting the area’s strengths.

5/13/2014 8:24 AM
Court: Google must yield on personal info
AMSTERDAM — People should have some say over the results that pop up when they conduct a vanity search online.

5/13/2014 6:37 AM
Car bomb attacks kill 28 in Baghdad
BAGHDAD — A wave of car bombings in mainly Shiite areas of Baghdad killed 28 people today, officials said, the latest in a surge in violence that has been the most serious challenge to the government’s efforts to achieve stability across Iraq.

5/13/2014 6:35 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
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5/12/2014 12:28 PM
At least 15 dead in Congo soccer stampede
KINSHASA, Congo — A stampede at a soccer stadium in Congo’s capital killed at least 15 people after angry fans threw rocks from the stands, prompting security officers to fire tear gas that caused crowds to flee in panic, government officials and witnesses said today.

5/12/2014 9:17 AM
Insurgents in Ukraine declare independence
DONETSK, Ukraine  — Pro-Russia insurgents in Ukraine’s Donetsk region declared independence today and asked to join Russia — a day after holding a hastily arranged vote on separatism that Ukraine’s government and its western allies said violated international law.

5/12/2014 6:45 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
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5/11/2014 8:09 PM
Afghan front-runner gets endorsement
KABUL, Afghanistan — Abdullah Abdullah, the front-runner in Afghanistan’s presidential election campaign, announced today that he has received the endorsement of Zalmai Rassoul, the third-place candidate, as part of his effort to gather enough votes to win in the next round of voting.

5/11/2014 1:46 PM
Syria opens presidential campaign
DAMASCUS, Syria — On billboards and in posters taped to car windows, new portraits of President Bashar Assad filled the streets of Damascus today as Syria officially opened its presidential campaign despite a crippling civil war that has devastated the country and left large chunks of territory outside of government control.

5/11/2014 8:01 PM
Nigerian escapee afraid of school
BAUCHI, Nigeria — One of the teenagers who escaped from Islamic extremists who abducted more than 300 schoolgirls says the kidnapping was “too terrifying for words,” and she is scared to go back to school.