KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers — Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday ... Full Story
Quake-aid need acute in Nepal capital, more so in villages
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers — Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs. In much of the countyside, it was worse, though how much worse was only beginning to become apparent.
The Latest on Nepal Quake: US soldiers stay in Nepal to help
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UN: Israeli actions killed 44 Palestinians at UN shelters
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.N. inquiry has found that at least 44 Palestinians were killed and at least 227 injured by "Israeli actions" while sheltering at U.N. locations during last year's Gaza war.
US vets come to Vietnam to confront past, and find a home
DANANG, Vietnam (AP) — When Richard Parker left Vietnam in 1970, he planned to leave his memories of napalm attacks firmly in the past. Instead, as time marched on, they haunted him.
Report: Journalists face deadliest time 'in recent history'
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Extremist groups and the governments that restrict liberties to combat those militants have created "the most deadly and dangerous period for journalists in recent history," according to a new report released Monday.
American Civil War commemorated way down south of Dixie
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SAfrica: Charity, solidarity arise in anti-foreigner attacks
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Sudan's al-Bashir re-elected with 94 percent of vote
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir won re-election with 94 percent of the vote, according to official results announced Monday, extending his 25-year rule despite international war crimes charges and multiple insurgencies.
Global effort to help Nepal earthquake victims intensifies
LONDON (AP) — The desperate effort to save lives in earthquake-ravaged Nepal intensified Monday as aid flights arrived carrying emergency medical teams, search-and-rescue equipment and tarps for shelter.
Deaths rise, aid flown in after Nepal quake: Things to Know
The death toll climbed above 3,700 on Monday, two days after a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck central Nepal and surrounding regions.
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