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Suspected IS suicide bombers kill dozens at Istanbul airport

Jun 29 2016 - 12:05am || Comments

ISTANBUL (AP) — Three suspected Islamic State group suicide bombers targeted the international terminal of Istanbul’s Ataturk airport Tuesday, killing at least 36 people and wounding many others, Turkish officials said.

  • | Posted: Jun 29 2016 - 12:05am

    ISTANBUL (AP) — Three suspected Islamic State group suicide bombers targeted the international terminal of Istanbul’s Ataturk airport Tuesday, killing at least 36 people and wounding many others, Turkish officials said.

  • | Posted: Jun 28 2016 - 12:05am

    LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron insisted Monday that Britain’s shock vote to leave the European Union won’t send the economy into a tailspin, even as the country was stripped of its top credit rating and stock markets and the pound continued a downward spiral.

  • | Posted: Jun 27 2016 - 12:05am

    LONDON — Britain’s shocking decision to remove itself from the European Union brought more political turmoil Sunday as Scotland’s leader threatened to block the move and the Labour Party’s leader veered dangerously close to losing his post.

  • | Posted: Jun 26 2016 - 12:05am

    LONDON — The European Union wants a quickie divorce, but Britain wants time to think things over.

  • | Posted: Jun 26 2016 - 12:05am

    BEIJING — China issued new regulations Saturday demanding that search engines clearly identify paid search results, months after a terminally ill cancer patient complained that he was misled by the giant search engine Baidu.

  • | Posted: Jun 25 2016 - 12:05am

    LONDON — Britain has jumped. Now it is wildly searching for the parachute.

  • | Posted: Jun 24 2016 - 12:05am

    LONDON — Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, according to tallies of official results Friday, sending global markets plunging, casting British politics into disarray and shattering the stability of a project in continental unity designed half a century ago to prevent World War III.

  • | Posted: Jun 24 2016 - 12:05am

    FALLUJAH, Iraq — Iraqi commanders are preparing to dislodge Islamic State group fighters from pockets of territory in Fallujah’s northern and western neighborhoods where the militants have dug in after largely fleeing their positions in the city center last week.

  • | Posted: Jun 23 2016 - 12:05am

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea took a significant step Wednesday in the development of a powerful ballistic missile intended to reach U.S. bases in the Pacific, launching one of the weapons about 620 miles high after five failed attempts in recent months.

  • | Posted: Jun 23 2016 - 12:05am

    LONDON — With Britain’s membership in the European Union on the line, campaigners from the prime minister on down blanketed the country Wednesday trying to convert the undecided on the final day before the crucial vote.

  • | Posted: Jun 23 2016 - 12:05am

    CARACAS, Venezuela — A senior U.S. diplomat met with Venezuela’s socialist president Wednesday, apparently hoping to prevent a humanitarian disaster and ease a political crisis in this deeply polarized nation.

  • | Posted: Jun 22 2016 - 12:05am

    AMMAN, Jordan — Jordan sealed its last entry point for Syrian refugees Tuesday after a cross-border suicide attack killed six members of the Jordanian security forces, wounded 14 and exposed the pro-Western kingdom’s growing vulnerability to spillover from conflict next door.

  • | Posted: Jun 21 2016 - 12:05am

    LONDON (AP) — The raucous business of Britain’s House of Commons was replaced by somber silence and heartfelt tributes Monday for slain lawmaker Jo Cox, while the man charged with her slaying made a brief appearance in court by video link from prison.

  • | Posted: Jun 20 2016 - 12:05am

    TEHRAN, Iran — Boeing Co. is negotiating a deal to sell 100 airplanes to Iran, state-run media reported Sunday, a sale potentially worth billions that would mark the first major entry of an American company into the Islamic Republic after last year’s nuclear deal.

  • | Posted: Jun 19 2016 - 12:05am

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities have raided dozens of homes and held 12 suspects in a major anti-terror investigation which they said required “immediate intervention” because they feared an attack could have been close.