Pistorius trial grips viewers worldwide
8 Mar 2014 | 7:14 am
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — During breaks in his murder trial, Oscar Pistorius sometimes confers intensely with his camp, murmuring in the ear of his chief defense lawyer. When witnesses testify, the double-amputee athlete takes notes or sits with hands clasped, occasionally covering his face, head bowed, as though troubled by the graphic accounts of how he fatally shot his girlfriend last year.
Vietnam spots oil slicks in hunt for missing jet
8 Mar 2014 | 7:13 am
State media: Malaysian plane crashed off Vietnam coast
8 Mar 2014 | 7:08 am
China-bound Malaysian jet vanishes with 239 aboard
8 Mar 2014 | 6:13 am
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Southeast Asian nations dispatched ships and planes to scour the seas between Malaysia and Vietnam on Saturday in search of a missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that disappeared with 239 people on board.
Russian troops reported on move again in Crimea
8 Mar 2014 | 6:11 am
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Russia on Saturday was reported to be reinforcing its military presence in Crimea as Moscow's foreign minister ruled out any dialogue with Ukraine's new authorities, whom he dismissed as puppets.
4 nations urge US gas exports amid Ukraine crisis
8 Mar 2014 | 6:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four Central European nations are urging the United States to boost natural gas exports to Europe as a hedge against the possibility that Russia could cut off its supply of gas to Ukraine.
Independence plea by Ukrainian medalist in Sochi
8 Mar 2014 | 5:36 am
Obama: It's time to give America a raise
8 Mar 2014 | 5:03 am
Pro-Russia forces mount pressure on Ukrainians
8 Mar 2014 | 4:47 am
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) — Moscow mounted pressure on Ukraine Saturday, with Russia's foreign minister denouncing the new Ukrainian authorities as puppets of armed radicals and pro-Russia forces in Crimea trying to flush Ukrainian soldiers out of the few military bases still under their control.
Frustration in Afghan women's rights struggle
8 Mar 2014 | 4:44 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — In 2009, the United States gave Wazhma Frogh the International Woman of Courage award for her women's rights activism in Afghanistan. Prominently displayed in Frogh's office is a picture of then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton granting her the award as First Lady Michelle Obama smiles, clapping by her side.
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