The Obama administration acknowledged Wednesday it has killed four Americans in overseas counterterrorism operations since 2009, the first time it has publicly taken responsibility for the deaths.
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The farm state of Michoacan is burning. A drug cartel that takes its name from an ancient monastic order has set fire to lumber yards, packing plants and passenger buses in a medieval-like reign of terror.
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DHAKA, Bangladesh – A government investigation found that “extremely” poor quality construction materials and a series of violations caused the collapse of a garment factory building in Bangladesh that has been called the worst garment-industry disaster in history, the committee head said Thursday.
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- Police: Car bomb kills 12 in southwest Pakistan
QUETTA, Pakistan – A car bomb targeting a police vehicle killed 11 policemen and one civilian Thursday in an area of southwest Pakistan wracked by a separatist insurgency and Islamic militancy, police said.Today 5:00 am - World
- Brave woman tried to reason with London attackers
LONDON – An unlikely hero has emerged from the apparent terror attack that left one man dead on the streets of London.Today 4:32 am - World
- Simultaneous car bomb attacks in Niger
NIAMEY, Niger – Attackers in Niger detonated two car bombs on Thursday, one in the city of Agadez where a military barracks was targeted and one in Arlit where a French company operates a uranium mine, injuring more than a dozen people.Today 5:17 am - World