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Lesotho defence forces say it has disarmed police, 5 injured in exchange of fire

JOHANNESBURG - Lesotho's military seized and disarmed two police stations in the mountainous kingdom Saturday in an effort to secure the country, the defence force spokesman said....

posted: August 30,2014





International News

Liberia reopens slum in capital that was barricaded to contain Ebola outbreak

MONROVIA, Liberia - Crowds celebrated in the streets of Liberia's capital on Saturday after authorities reopened a slum where tens of thousands of people had been barricaded for more than a week to contain the country's Ebola outbreak....


After 2 deaths in 2013, NYC music festival tightens security, shortens shows

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Drug-sniffing dogs, peers watching for people feeling ill, a "cooling tunnel" and shorter days are greeting fans this weekend at an electronic music festival where two people died of drug overdoses last year, organizers...


Russian-backed separatists aim to push west along Ukraine's coast; EU to discuss new sanctions

NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine - Their tanks bearing the flag of their would-be state, Russian-backed separatists held control Friday over this coastal town on the new front in the Ukraine conflict and announced their intention to keep pushing west...


Chelsea Clinton quits her job at NBC News; last story to air Sunday

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Chelsea Clinton said Friday she is quitting her job as a reporter at NBC News, citing increased work at the Clinton Foundation and the imminent birth of her first child....


Cameron promises tough action against Islamic State group as terror threat level is raised

LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron pledged Friday to plug gaps in Britain's armoury to combat terror, describing the extremist threat posed by the Islamic State group as being more dangerous than even that of al-Qaida....


Senegal confirms its 1st case of Ebola, underscoring W Africa outbreak is not under control

DAKAR, Senegal - A man infected with Ebola travelled to Senegal, bringing to the country the first confirmed case of the dreaded disease that has hit four other West African nations and killed more than 1,500 people, the Ministry of Health ...








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