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08-30 Migrant crisis: EU calls emergency talks European Union
C. 08-30 Wes Craven, US horror filmmaker, dies aged 76 Los Angeles
D. 08-30 China punishes 197 over stock market and Tianjin 'rumours' Beijing
4. 08-30 Dominica declares disaster status, appeals for aid Dominica
5. 08-30 66-year-old man is 12th person to be gored to death during summer Cuellar, Spain
G. 08-30 Kenya tops medal table at World Athletics Championships Beijing
H. 08-30 IS causes 'severe damage' to Palmyra's Temple of Bel Temple of Bel, Palmyra, Syria
I. 08-30 Migrant children disappear from Austrian hospital Braunau am Inn, Austria
9. 08-30 29 killed in South Africa bus crash Willowvale, South Africa

Recent Summary.     Click for More > 3 al-Jazeera journalists convicted Map of Cairo  The US has said it is 'deeply disappointed and concerned' at the three-year jail sentences passed in Egypt Dominica badly hit by Tropical Storm Erika   Helicopter rescue teams in Dominica are flying to the aid of hillside villagers still trapped in their homes after the Caribbean island was hit... Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds   Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized at Mediterranean Sea, residents and officials say Austrian police work to recover bodies from lorry   Forensic teams are working through the night to establish how many people died inside a lorry found abandoned on a motorway near the Hungarian... Shooter Flanagan 'a human powder keg' Chinese stocks continue to tumble After historic 1,000-point plunge, Dow dives 588 points at close South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions Palmyra's Baalshamin temple blown up by IS Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast 11 died after single-seat jet crashes at airshow Macedonia migrants break through at Greek border France train shooting: Americans overpower gunman French National Front expels founder Jean-Marie Le Pen PM Alexis Tsipras quits and calls early polls South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border Bangkok bomb: Attack aimed to kill foreigners Casualties in Tianjin port city explosions Powerful Typhoon Soudelor slams into Taiwan MH370: Reunion debris is from missing plane, says Najib Hiroshima marks 70 years since atomic bomb MH370 search: Experts investigate Indian Ocean wreckage
New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane Katrina


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  At a memorial service, Mayor Mitch Landrieu recalled how residents had turned to each other for support. Former President Bill Clinton is attending
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  Austria
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  South Korea
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Aug. 21   France
Aug. 20   Paris
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Aug. 17   Bangkok
Aug. 12   China
Aug. 7   Taiwan
Aug. 5   Malaysia
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Jul.29   Southern Africa




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New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane Katrina


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Sat.   New Orleans  
  At a memorial service, Mayor Mitch Landrieu recalled how residents had turned to each other for support. Former President Bill Clinton is attending
  Cairo   3 al-Jazeera journalists convicted Map of Cairo
  The US has said it is 'deeply disappointed and concerned' at the three-year jail sentences passed in Egypt
Fri.   Dominica   Dominica badly hit by Tropical Storm Erika Map of Dominica
  Helicopter rescue teams in Dominica are flying to the aid of hillside villagers still trapped in their homes after the Caribbean island was hit by Tropical Storm
Thu.   Libya     Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds Map of Zuwara Libya
  Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized at Mediterranean Sea, residents and officials say
  Austria     Austrian police work to recover bodies from lorry Map of Parndorf Austria
  Forensic teams are working through the night to establish how many people died inside a lorry found abandoned on a motorway near the Hungarian border.    Police say 71 migrants suffocated to d...
Wed.   Virginia   Shooter Flanagan 'a human powder keg' Map of Bridgewater Plaza Moneta Virginia Virginia  Vester Flanagan shot dead two WDBJ7 journalists on live TV in of Virginia sent a rambling fax to ABC News shortly after the attack Mon.   Shanghai   Chinese stocks continue to tumble Map of Shanghai  Chinese stocks continued to tumble though elsewhere in Asia losses were less severe than analysts had feared after Monday's dramatic fall   Manhattan     After historic 1,000-point plunge, Dow dives 588 points at close Map of Manhattan  It was an extremely turbulent day for U.S. stocks driven by deep fears about China's economic slowdown   South Korea     South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions Map of Panmunjom South Korea  South has agreed to halt cross-border propaganda broadcasts as part of a deal with North Korea to defuse tension after recent confrontations Aug. 23   Syria     Palmyra's Baalshamin temple blown up by IS Map of Baalshamin Palmyra Syria  Islamic State militants have destroyed Palmyra's ancient temple of Baalshamin, Syrian officials and activists say Aug. 22   Libya     Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya  Italy's coastguard says a major operation is under way to rescue up to 3,000 migrants off the coast of Libya   England   11 died after single-seat jet crashes at airshow   Hawker Hunter fighter jet participating in the Shoreham Airshow near Brighton, came down on a highway where it hit several vehicles as it cr...   Macedonia     Macedonia migrants break through at Greek border   Thousands of migrants have broken through police lines into Macedonia at the country's border with Greece Aug. 21   France   France train shooting: Americans overpower gunman   Three people have been hurt after a heavily armed man opened fire in northern France, before being overpowered by 2 U.S. passengers Aug. 20   Paris   French National Front expels founder Jean-Marie Le Pen  Jean-Marie Le Pen has been expelled from the far-right National Front (FN) following a feud with daughter and party leader Marine   Athens   PM Alexis Tsipras quits and calls early polls   Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has announced he is resigning and has called an early election. He will lead his leftist Syriza party...   South Korea     South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border   South Korea has ordered the evacuation of residents from an area of its western border after an exchange of fire with North Korea, reports s... Aug. 17   Bangkok   Bangkok bomb: Attack aimed to kill foreigners   Thailand's defence minister has said those who planted a bomb at a shrine deliberately targeted foreigners to harm tourism and the economy Aug. 12   China   Casualties in Tianjin port city explosions   Massive explosions have hit a warehouse storing dangerous and chemical goods in the port area, leaving at least 17 dead and hundreds more in... Aug. 7   Taiwan     Powerful Typhoon Soudelor slams into Taiwan   Soudelor made landfall Saturday morning just north of the city of Hualien on the east coast of the island, bringing fierce winds and torrential... Aug. 5   Malaysia     MH370: Reunion debris is from missing plane, says Najib   Part of the aircraft wing found on Reunion Island is from the missing MH370 plane, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has confirmed   Japan     Hiroshima marks 70 years since atomic bomb   Residents in the Japanese city of Hiroshima are commemorating the 70th anniversary of the first atomic bomb being dropped by a US aircraft

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Jul.29   Southern Africa     MH370 search: Experts investigate Indian Ocean wreckage   Malaysia has sent a team to the Indian Ocean island of Reunion to determine whether debris which washed up there is from missing flight MH37...   Kabul Afghan officials confirm death of Taliban leader Mullah Omar
Jul.28   Zimbabwe US dentist 'regrets' killing Zimbabwe lion Cecil   France Channel Tunnel: '2,000 migrants' tried to enter Jul.24   Northern Syria Turkish warplanes bomb ISIS positions in Syria Jul.20   Turkey 30 people were killed by bomb Jul.19   Greece Banks reopen after three-week shutdown Jul.16   Tennessee Four Marines killed at Tennessee US Navy centres Jul.15   USA New Horizons: Images reveal ice mountains on Pluto Jul.14   Austria Iran nuclear talks: 'Historic' agreement struck Jul.13   Brussels Debt crisis: Eurozone summit strikes deal Jul.12   Mexico Drug lord Joaquin Guzman used tunnel for prison break Jul.11   Bosnia Srebrenica anniversary: Crowds chase Serb PM away Jul.5   Greece Debt crisis: Greek voters reject bailout offer

June 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jun.30   Athens IMF payment missed as bailout expires
Jun.28   Athens Greek debt crisis: Banks to remain shut all week Jun.26   Tunisia Tunisia attack on Sousse beach 'kills 39' Jun.23   Karachi Pakistan heatwave: toll nears 700 Jun.17   South Carolina South Carolina church shooting: Nine killed Jun.1   Southern China Boat with more than 400 people aboard sinks in Yangtze River

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.27   Switzerland 6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to U.S.
May.23   Ireland Ireland same-sex referendum to approve gay marriage May.20   Syria Islamic State 'in control' of Syria's Palmyra May.17   Texas Texas bikers in deadly shootout at Waco restaurant May.15   Western Iraq Militants seize Ramadi stronghold May.13   Manila 72 dead in Philippines slipper factory fire   Burundi Burundi coup bid: President Nkurunziza's return 'thwarted' May.12   North Korea North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed' May.7  London  Tories closing in on a majority May.2  London  Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to daughter

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Apr.25  Nepal  Death toll in Nepal quake more 8,000 people Apr.24  Armenia  Armenia marks centenary of mass killings by Ottoman Turks Apr.21  Baltimore  Department of Justice probe into police custody death Apr.14  Libya  Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Libya Apr.12  USA  Hillary Clinton declares 2016 Democratic presidential bid Apr.2  Kenya  Garissa University assault 'killed 147'  Switzerland  Iran nuclear talks: 'Framework' deal agreed

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Mar.24  Southern France  Germanwings airliner 4U 9525 crashes in French Alps Mar.22  Singapore  Singaporeans mourn death of founding father Lee Kuan Yew Mar.18  Tunisia  Tunis museum attack: 19 people killed Mar.17  Jerusalem  Netanyahu claims poll victory Mar.13  Melanesia  Dozens feared dead after Cyclone Pam hits Vanuatu Mar.4  South Korea  US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack

February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Feb.27  Moscow  Russia opposition politician Boris Nemtsov shot dead Feb.20  Brussels  Greece agrees deal with eurozone Feb.15  Eastern Libya  Egyptian Christians held in Libya 'killed' Feb.14  Denmark  Copenhagen free speech debate shooting: One dead Feb.12  Belarus  Ukraine ceasefire deal reached Feb.8  Cairo  Egypt Cairo football clashes leave at least 22 dead Feb.3  Taiwan  35 dead as plane crashes into Taiwan river

January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.31  ISIS  ISIS: Japanese hostage beheaded Jan.27  Poland  On Auschwitz anniversary, leader warns Jews again targets Jan.25  Athens  Greek exit polls suggest Syriza win Jan.22  Saudi Arabia  Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah dies  Yemen  Yemen: President resigns as rebels tighten hold Jan.20  Jakarta  AirAsia flight QZ8501 'climbed too fast' Jan.19  Argentina  Prosecutor in Jewish center bombing found dead Jan.18  Manila  Six million attend outdoor Pope Francis' Mass Jan.12  Northern Nigeria  Boko Haram's 'deadliest massacre' reportedly kills 2,000 Jan.11  Paris  Charlie Hebdo: Vast Paris rally for France unity Jan.7  Paris  Gunmen shot dead 12 people at satirical magazine

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Dec.27  Indonesia  Singapore-bound AirAsia plane with 162 on board missing Dec.17  Los Angeles  Sony cancels The Interview release  Washington  US and Cuba seek to normalise ties Dec.16  Peshawar  Taliban attack at school killed 132 children and 9 staff Nov.27  Austria  Oil prices plunge after Opec meeting Nov.24  Missouri  No indictment over Ferguson killing Nov.16  ISIS  ISIS video claims beheading of American hostage Peter Kassig Nov.12  European Union  Space probe scores bull's-eye with comet landing Nov.9  Berlin  Berlin Wall: Thousands of balloons released Nov.7  Mexico  Missing students apparently killed, burned, dumped into river Oct.21  South Africa  Oscar Pistorius sentenced to maximum of five years in prison Sep.26  Hong Kong  HK students scuffle with police in chaotic protest Sep.18  Scotland  Scots reject independence Sep.5  Belarus  Ukraine and pro-Russia rebels sign ceasefire deal Aug.28  Donbass  1,000 Russian troops have entered Ukraine Aug.19  Northern Iraq  Video shows ISIS beheading U.S. journalist James Foley Aug.11  Missouri  Riots over killing of US black teen Jul.24  Mali  Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed in Mali Jul.23  Taiwan  Dozens feared dead in Taiwan plane crash Jul.17  Gaza  Israel starts Gaza ground offensive  Donbass  Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine near Russia border Jul.13  Rio de Janeiro  Germany wins World Cup over Argentina Jul.8  Brazil  Brazil humiliated by rampant Germany Jun.30  West Bank  Abducted Israeli teens found dead Jun.10  Mosul  ISIS seizes second city of Mosul May.25  France  Eurosceptic 'earthquake' rocks EU May.24  Brussels  Brussels fatal gun attack at Jewish museum May.13  Turkey  Explosion at mine in western Turkey left 200 workers dead May.2  Northern Afghanistan  Afghan landslide 'kills hundreds' Apr.15  South Korea  South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as ship sinks  Northern Nigeria  'Mass abduction' at Nigeria school Apr.6  Donbass  Pro-Russians storm government office in Donetsk Mar.27  UN Gen. Assembly  U.N. General Assembly: Crimean referendum invalid Mar.22  Guinea  Ebola 'caused Guinea fever deaths'  Crimea  Forces storm Ukrainian military bases Mar.16  Crimea  Crimea referendum: Voters 'back Russia union' Mar.13  Malaysia  Search for missing jet heads west