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7 hrs ago | The Tribune
Cape Town is a place of wry contrasts, a place where you might encounter an international fashion model, a hippie or a "bergie" .
11 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette
Two teams of Purdue University students have been awarded nearly $20,000 for projects intended to boost an African village's water supply and design a new type of African grain thresher.
15 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento
A failed satellite phone call suggests the missing passenger jet may have turned south slightly earlier than previously thought during its enigmatic journey, Australian authorities said Thursday.
15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
A U.S investment group has signed a $480 million deal to build two solar energy plants in central Myanmar, one of the largest investments by an American firm since the easing of U.S. sanctions.
Met office staff confer as computer screens show seismic activity from the Bardarbunga volcanic eruption at the Icelandic met office in Reykjavik on August 23, 2014.
Just weeks after a Chicago writer known as a veteran, expert bull runner was badly gored in Pamplona, he's back at other smaller bull runnings in Spain, but walking with a cane.
The Archdiocese of Chicago says Cardinal Francis George will not travel to Rome in October to meet with Pope Francis.
The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq who have been under siege for weeks by Islamic State militants, U.S. defense officials said Wednesday.
In this photo by Dar Yasin, a Muslim in Indian-ruled Kashmir is hugged by her relative before leaving on the hajj to Mecca.
The Dublin-based airline says more than a quarter of its passengers already are business travelers, and hopes the new product will allow it to capture three-fourths of all business travel between Britain and Ireland, its two biggest markets.
Federal attorneys say an updated report released Tuesday on investigations and prosecutions on tribal lands shows continued improvement since a five-year-old study that criticized the Department of Justice for turning its back on reservation crime.
Why did the "knee defender" cause an in-flight fight? CNN's Jeanne Moos says recline at your own risk.
American Airlines and US Airways are pulling flight listings from Orbitz-run websites in a long-running dispute over fees that the travel company charges to list and sell the flights.
Le Grande Ferris wheel on the last day of the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona, Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010.
The earthquake that jolted California's wine capital may have caused at least $1 billion in property damage, but it also added impetus to the state's effort to develop an early warning system that might offer a few precious seconds for residents to duck under desks, trains to slow down and utility lines to be powered down before the seismic waves ... (more)
South Korea's hyper-efficient capital doesn't immediately spring to mind when you think of exotic Asian destinations.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 05:48 pm
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