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Russian President Vladimir Putin. (Laurence Griffiths, Getty Images) Putin visits Kazakhstan after remarks cause alarm

Russian President Vladimir Putin is visiting Kazakhstan to stress the need for close ties, a month after he caused alarm in the former Soviet republic by seeming to question its future as an independent state.

Greece postpones sports events after fan death

Updated: 9/29/2014 12:09:27 PM

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Hong Kong police defend handling of protests

Updated: 9/29/2014 11:04:15 AM

Demonstrators disperse as tear gas is fired by police during a protest on Sept. 28, 2014, in Hong Kong. Thousands of people kicked off Occupy Central by taking over Connaught Road, one of the major highway in Hong Kong, in protest against Beijing's conservative framework for political reform. (Anthony Kwan, 2014 Getty Images)
UN mission to combat Ebola opens HQ in Ghana

Updated: 9/29/2014 8:05:10 AM

Ebola Virus (Handout, 2014 Center for Disease Control)
US-led airstrikes hit 4 Syrian provinces

Updated: 9/29/2014 7:41:28 AM

In this handout image provided by the U.S. Navy, the guided-missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea (CG 58) launches a Tomahawk cruise missile on Sept. 23, 2014, in the Arabian Gulf. (U.S. Navy, 2014 U.S. Navy)

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Demonstrators disperse as tear gas is fired by police during a protest on Sept. 28, 2014, in Hong Kong. Thousands of people kicked off Occupy Central by taking over Connaught Road, one of the major highway in Hong Kong, in protest against Beijing's conservative framework for political reform. (Anthony Kwan, 2014 Getty Images)
Pro-democracy protests expand in Hong Kong
Pro-democracy protesters wearing surgical masks and holding up umbrellas to protect against tear gas expanded their rallies throughout Hong Kong on Monday, defying calls to disperse in a major pushback against Beijing's decision to limit democratic reforms in the Asian financial hub.
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Iran state TV: BBC tried to steal from 'archives'
Iranian state television has accused the BBC of trying to steal "artistic, historic and cultural documents" from government archives in the Islamic Republic.
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Hungary trying to ban meeting of extremist groups
The Hungarian government says it will try to ban a conference organized by the U.S.-based National Policy Institute, a group it describes as extremist and racist.
Amal Alamuddin and George Clooney (Andrew Goodman, 2014 Getty Images)
Clooney, wife make newlywed appearance in Venice
Wedding bands were glinting under the Venetian sun on the hands of George Clooney and his new bride, Amal Alamuddin, as the actor and the human rights lawyer emerged from the luxury hotel where they were married a day earlier in the lagoon city.
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Gaza war deals blow to Israel's tourism industry
It was supposed to be a record-breaking year for tourist visits to Israel. But all that changed when the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas prompted jittery travelers to cancel trips en masse, leaving empty hotel rooms and barren tourist sites in their wake.
Residents Of Quarantined Town Near International Airport Endure Ebola Epidemic (John Moore, 2014 Getty Images)
Ebola crisis deepening
Officials in Ebola-ravaged West Africa say the gap between what's being provided and what's needed is still huge.
Mt. Asama Erupts (Kiyoshi Ota, 2009 Getty Images)
7 rescued, 32 missing as volcano erupts in Japan
Military helicopters plucked seven people from a Japanese mountainside Sunday after a spectacular volcanic eruption sent officials scrambling to reach many more injured and stranded on the mountain.
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Libya pleads for help in battling terror groups
Libya is pleading with the international community to help it stand up to Islamist-allied militias that have taken control of government buildings, saying the U.N. must impose sanctions or risk a terrorist expansion throughout North Africa.
Volcano erupts in Japan; 250 trapped, 11 hurt
At least 11 people were injured when a volcano erupted in central Japan today, catching mountain climbers by surprise and trapping more than 250 people.
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Ukraine: 2 killed in clashes despite cease-fire
A Ukrainian security official says one serviceman and one civilian have been killed in the past day as rebels in the east continue attacks despite a cease-fire declared three weeks ago.

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