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1 min ago | New York Daily News

Ukrainian prime minister resigns amid chaos

Yatsenyuk made the announcement from the dais of the parliament after two parties said they would pull out of the governing coalition.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine

2 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

Barrowman and Boyle open Games

John Barrowman, Susan Boyle, Rod Stewart, Ewan McGregor and James McAvoy have helped open the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, in a ceremony which also involved the Loch Ness Monster and dancing Tunnock's teacakes.


Related Topix: Classical, John Barrowman, World News, United Kingdom

6 hrs ago | KION 46

Apollo 11 splashdown

An aviation pioneer is born, a lost city is rediscovered, a famous comedy duo performs together for the first time, George Brett flips out, and Apollo 11 splashes down, all on this day.


Related Topix: Spain, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Germans withholding evidence in AFN murder case pending death penalty decision

German authorities will withhold key evidence in the strangulation death of an AFN broadcaster - including the victim's throat, unless the U.S. military gives assurances it will not seek the death penalty for the airman accused of the murder.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Death Penalty, Prison, US Military, Ramstein Air Base, US Air Force

Daily Mail

Ninja and samurai tour offers different view of Japanese capital Tokyo

Back to the good old days! Beautiful vintage railway posters promoting British seaside resorts up for auction in New York Clear turquoise waters, pristine sand and the world's largest pools: The idyllic MAN MADE beaches that rival Mother Nature 'It's not good enough': British pilots claim flight path decisions are made in secret and influenced by ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Travel


Dutch pay respects to MH17 victims

A lone bugler sounding the traditional military farewell "Last Post" marked the arrival Wednesday in the Netherlands of the first dead from the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. The grieving nation then held a moment of silence to honor those killed in the crash of the jetliner, downed last week by a suspected surface-to-air missile over ... (more)


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Train Disaster,

German gov't cool on call for Russia to lose WCup

Peter Beuth, Hesse state's interior minister, told Wednesday's Bild daily that if President Vladimir Putin doesn't actively help investigate last week's Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine, the World Cup in Russia is "unthinkable."


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Vladimir Putin


MH17: Train arrives but 100 bodies missing

Police officers secure a refrigerated train loaded with bodies of the passengers of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 as it arrives in the Kharkiv railway station.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News

Romsey Advertiser

2m Britons to join summer getaway

Bookings to Greece and Turkey have also been going well, while for those travelling further afield Dubai, Mexico and Florida are among the most popular destinations.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Weather, Hertfordshire County, England, Bedfordshire County, England, Europe Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Worcestershire County, England, Warwickshire County, England, West Midlands County, England

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Andover Advertiser

Glasgow set for Commonwealth Games

The eyes of the world will fall on Glasgow today when the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games takes place.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom

The Globe and Mail

Ukraine votes to call up more military reserves to protect border

Ukrainian parliamentary deputies tussle during a session in parliament in Kiev July 22, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Russia, Asia, Terrorism,


Actress Freida Pinto addresses UN girlsa rights summit in London

From left to right, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Chantal Compaore the First Lady of Burkina Faso, Sheikh Hasina, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh and activist Malala Yousafzai, sit, during the Girl Summit 2014 at the Walworth Academy, in London, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.


Related Topix: Slumdog Millionaire, World News, United Kingdom

Obama sends top aides to Germany amid spying cases

The White House says chief of staff Denis McDonough and counterterrorism adviser Lisa Monaco are in Berlin for meetings with their German counterparts.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Angela Merkel

Belfast Today

Ministers warned over Scottish vote

Official documents also reveal anxiety in Dublin about Prime Minister David Cameron's promised vote on whether the UK should remain in or out of the European Union.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom

Brandon Sun

George turns 1: Big milestone for Britain's little prince

The palace is releasing special pictures, the Royal Mint is striking a commemorative coin and newspapers are publishing glowing tributes.


Related Topix: Prince William, World News, Family, Parenting, Oceania, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Prince Charles, Prince Harry

Mon Jul 21, 2014


BSkyB prepares to roll the dice again with European expansion

BSkyB's plan to buy Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV assets in Italy and Germany for perhaps as much as 10 billion euros is a bold bet on long-term growth at the expense of short-term profit, but the pioneering British media firm has pulled off such gambles before.


Related Topix: Italy, World News

Merced Sun-Star

Walking the 500 miles along Spain's Camino de Santiago de Compostela

Stepping quietly through the dimly lit 12th-century cathedral in the small Spanish town of Santo Domingo de la Calzada, I looked up to the ornate mausoleum in the rear and caught sight of something you don't usually - well, never - see in a church: two white chickens pecking around in a Plexiglas hen house.


Related Topix: Spain, World News, Travel, Dominican Republic Travel, Caribbean Travel, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Travel

Merced Sun-Star

Producers of pigs picking fight amid European trade deal

A two week old piglet in its stall at one of hog farmer R.C. Hunt's farms near Nashville in Nash Co.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Pork, Meat, World News, Germany, Wilson, NC

The Washington Post

Romania: president blames Russia for downing plane

Romania's president says Russia is acting as a "partner for terrorists" in eastern Ukraine and responsible for the downing of a Malaysian jetliner.


Related Topix: Romania, World News, Traian Basescu

Ex-'X Factor' judge trial nixed over lying claims

British singer Tulisa Contostavlos delivers a statement after her trial over drugs allegations collapsed, outside Southwark Crown Court, London, Monday, July 21, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom