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3/25/2015 8:18 PM
Saudi Arabia starts bombing Yemen
Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies started Thursday bombing Shiite Houthi targets in Yemen, the country’s ambassador in Washington said in a statement on embassy’s twitter account.

3/25/2015 7:20 PM
U.S. begins airstrikes in Tikrit
WASHINGTON — U.S. warplanes began conducting airstrikes in Tikrit on Wednesday after the Iraqi government requested assistance with a stalled offensive to retake the militant-held city, officials said.

3/25/2015 5:52 PM
ISIS takes on Libya's rival government forces
BENGHAZI, Libya — Militants claiming allegiance to Islamic State fought forces loyal to Libya's two rival governments in the central city of Sirte and further east in Benghazi, state media and military officials said today.

3/25/2015 2:31 PM
PayPal to pay $7.7 million in sanctions case
WASHINGTON — Mobile payments firm PayPal is set to pay $7.7 million in a settlement with the U.S. Treasury Department over violations of numerous sanctions programs, including Iran, Cuba and Sudan, Treasury said in a statement today.

3/25/2015 2:20 PM
Yemeni President no longer at residence
WASHINGTON — Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi is no longer at his residence, but the United States cannot confirm further details about his location, a U.S. State Department spokesman said today.

3/25/2015 11:49 AM
German town mourns loss of 18 in crash
HALTERN, Germany — Lara Beer waited at the train station, looking forward to seeing her best friend Paula returning from a 10th-grade exchange trip to Spain. The train came but her friend was not on it.

3/25/2015 11:16 AM
Ukraine leader dismisses regional governor
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s president acted to quell a potential source of fresh political unrest today by dismissing the truculent billionaire governor of a region neighboring areas where fighting is still taking place between government and separatist forces.

3/25/2015 6:46 AM
Shiite rebels offer bounty for Yemen leader
SANAA, Yemen — Shiite rebels have offered a cash bounty for the capture of Yemen’s embattled president as they near his last refuge.

3/25/2015 6:44 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:

3/24/2015 11:36 PM
Are slaves catching the fish you buy?
BENJINA, Indonesia  — The Burmese slaves sat on the floor and stared through the rusty bars of their locked cage, hidden on a tiny tropical island thousands of miles from home.

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