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North Korea: Spark Could Set Off Nuclear War

Posted: 10/01/2012 - Vice Foreign Minister Pak Kil Yon lashed out at the United States in a speech to the U.N. General Assembly Monday, blaming Washington's "hostile" policy toward North Korea for a "vicious cycle of confrontation and aggravation" that has brought the peninsula close to a nuclear conflict.

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Bangladesh: Muslims Torch Buddhist Temples, Homes

Posted: 09/30/2012 - Thousands of Bangladeshi Muslims angry over an alleged derogatory photo of the Islamic holy book Quran on Facebook set fires in at least 10 Buddhist temples and 40 homes near the southern border with Myanmar, authorities said Sunday.

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Grenade Attack On Fair In Thailand Wounds 30

Posted: 09/30/2012 - Thai police believe Islamist insurgents fired grenades at a fair in southern Thailand, injuring 30 people, in anger over government efforts to win over local Muslim religious leaders.

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Police: 23 Killed In Blasts Across Iraq

Posted: 09/30/2012 - Officials say Shiite neighborhoods, security forces and other targets in multiple cities have been hit by coordinated insurgent bombings today that killed at5 least 23 people and wounded at least 82.

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Eastern Congo City Sees Rise In Violence

Posted: 09/29/2012 - Authorities in Goma say five people were killed this week in shootouts linked to the increase in Congolese army troops here.

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Tornado Hits Fair In Spain, Flood Deaths Reach 8

Posted: 09/29/2012 - A tornado has swept through a fair ground in a Spanish town, knocking down a ferris wheel and injuring 35 people, while the death toll from flooding in the southern part of the country rose to eight.

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Pakistanis Protest Against Anti-Islam Film

Posted: 09/29/2012 - Thousands of members of radical Islamic groups have rallied in the southern city of Karachi against an anti-Islam film that has sparked violence across the Muslim world.

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Experts: Mayas Prophesized, But Not End of World

Posted: 09/28/2012 - Archaeologists, anthropologists and other experts are meeting in the southern Mexico city of Merida to discuss the implications of the Mayan Long Count calendar, which is made up of 394-year periods called baktuns.

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Costa Concordia Crew Wins Seafarer of the Year

Posted: 09/27/2012 - The crew of the Costa Concordia has been awarded the "Seafarer of the Year" award at the Lloyds List Global Awards ceremony for "the courage and professionality" demonstrated by crew members when the ship hit rocks and capsized last January.

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Syria Rebels Launch New Push to Take Aleppo

Posted: 09/27/2012 - Mohammed Saeed, an activist in Aleppo, says heavy clashes erupted Thursday in more than a dozen locations in the city, Syria's largest with 3 million people.

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Al-Qaida Accuses France of Endangering Hostages

Posted: 09/26/2012 - he North African branch of al-Qaida said Wednesday that France has broken off negotiations over the French hostages it has held over the past two years, endangering their lives.

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Egypt: Three Sentenced for 'Morality' Killing

Posted: 09/25/2012 - The state-owned Middle East News Agency said the Tuesday verdict was read out in a heavily-guarded courtroom in the Red Sea city of Suez, where 20-year-old Ahmed Hussein Eid was killed in June.

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6.2 Quake Shakes Mexico's Baja Coast

Posted: 09/25/2012 - The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake was centered about 47 miles (75 kilometers) north-northeast of the city of La Paz, Baja California Sur.

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UN Envoy: Syria War is Threatening the Region

Posted: 09/24/2012 - International envoy Lakhdar Brahimi says the civil war in Syria threatens to spill across the Middle East and is "extremely bad and getting worse."

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Report: Gangs Control Most Mexican Prisons

Posted: 09/24/2012 - The Mexican government's National Human Rights Commission says it visited 100 state and local prisons, and found that gangs controlled activities ranging from internal security to services provided to inmates.

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UK to Extradite Radical Muslim Cleric to US

Posted: 09/24/2012 - Authorities in the U.S. have for years asked for Al-Masri and the others to be handed over, but the process had been delayed because the men raised human rights objections.

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