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8/29/2014 9:29 AM
Britain raises terror threat level
LONDON — Britain raised the terror threat level from substantial to severe today, meaning that a terrorist attack is considered highly likely.

8/29/2014 9:15 AM
Iceland reports fissure eruption
REYKJAVIK, Iceland — Icelandic authorities briefly raised the aviation warning code to red todayafter a small fissure eruption near Bardarbunga volcano, but no volcanic ash has been detected by the radar system.

8/29/2014 6:54 AM
Israel ID's body as missing U.S. student
JERUSALEM — Israeli forensic investigators today identified a recently found body as that of a U.S. religious student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week, Israeli police said.

8/29/2014 6:51 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
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8/28/2014 8:33 PM
Flight diverts to Boston over reclined-seat outburst
BOSTON — An outburst over a reclined seat led an American Airlines flight to divert to Boston, at least the second such incident in the U.S. this week, authorities said.

8/28/2014 11:28 AM
Ukraine's leader urges country not to panic
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is calling on the country to resist giving into panic in the wake of Russian forces entering the country.

8/28/2014 10:22 AM
43 UN peacekeepers detained in Syria
UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations says 43 peacekeepers have been detained by an armed group in Syria during fighting and 81 other peacekeepers are trapped.

8/28/2014 10:05 AM
Turkey's Erdogan sworn in as president
ANKARA, Turkey — Recep Tayyip Erdogan was sworn in as Turkey’s first popularly elected president on Thursday, a position that will keep him in the nation’s driving seat for at least another five years.

8/28/2014 6:32 AM
Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000
GENEVA — The World Health Organization says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa eventually could exceed 20,000 cases, more than 6 times as many as now.

8/28/2014 6:29 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: