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Island nation declares emergency

Island nation declares emergency

Story highlights Authorities defused an explosive device near the presidential residence this week A vice president was recently charged with treason over an alleged assassination attempt The U.N. has criticized the conviction earlier this year...

Traumatized nation of Nepal struck again

Story highlights Official: The death toll in Nepal rises to at least 36, with more than 1,100 injured The magnitude-7.3 quake is followed by a series of aftershocks, the USGS says The quake causes buildings...

Unclear who, if anyone, is leading U.S. ally nation

Unclear who, if anyone, is leading U.S. ally nation

Story highlights President, Prime Minister, Cabinet resign, Yemeni officials say Minister says rebels still hold kidnapped presidential aide despite agreeing to free him A tentative peace deal called for his release and political changes, a...

Is this the indispensable nation?

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Egypt takes a central role in the cease-fire talks to end the latest Gaza conflict Egypt’s President is determined to resist the spread of Islamist militancy Egyptian mediation is not without risks Egyptian...