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Video appears to show Islamic State beheading U.S. journalist

American photojournalist James Foley was kidnapped in Syria in November 2012.

      
 
 

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:12:50 -0400
Gunmen kill 9 in attack inside morgue in Honduras

Five masked, armed men arrived at morgue in two pickup trucks, opened fire, official said.

      
 
 

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:12:34 -0400
James Foley

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:11:39 -0400
Rieder: Paying the ultimate price for journalism

The apparent death of photojournalist James Wright Foley underscores the risks that can accompany the craft.

      
 
 

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:30:26 -0400
Hamas says deadly tunnels still in operation

Fighters from Hamas in the Gaza strip say they are ready to resume their rocket attacks on Israel from tunnels they say have survived Israeli bombardment. Rob Muir reports. Video provided by Reuters

      
 
 

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:26:55 -0400
Nigeria scrambles to contain Ebola

Africa's most populous country tries to avoid the fate of its neighbors and contain Ebola.

      
 
 

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:45:50 -0400
U.N. chief: Unity needed against record swell of crises

"I can bring world leaders to the river, but I cannot force them to drink water," he says.

      
 
 

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:00:42 -0400
Germany weighs providing weapons to Iraqi Kurds

Lethal aid would break with Germany's past of not sending weapons to conflict zones.

      
 
 

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