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IS issues video of beheading of US hostage Steven Sotloff

The Islamic State released a video purporting to show the beheading of American hostage Steven Sotloff, a monitoring service said on Tuesday, raised the...

Crew of doomed South Korea ferry drank beer while awaiting rescue

Crew of doomed South Korea ferry drank beer while awaiting rescue: media

Speeding truck overturns, kills 10 in India

Police say a speeding truck has overturned and crushed to death 10 people, including seven children, sleeping on a sidewalk in northern India.

UN chief 'outraged' at beheading of US journalist

UN Secretary General Ban Ki‑moon said Wednesday the world was "outraged" at what appeared to be the beheading of a second US journalist in...

Tropical storm Dolly heads for Mexico's coast

Tropical Storm Dolly headed Tuesday for a soggy collision with Mexico's Gulf coast, where authorities suspended school classes and readied shelters.

Hundreds more troops assigned to US Embassy in Baghdad

President Barack Obama has approved assigning 350 additional troops to protect the U. S. Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities.