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Placards showing Sheik Abdullah el-Faisal are held up by demonstrators in Nairobi, Kenya on January 15, 2010, protesting the arrest of the radical Jamaican-born Muslim cleric who was jailed because Kenyan authorities said he was a threat to the security of

NEW YORK (AP): A Jamaican cleric accused of recruiting support for the Islamic State group was convicted Thursday of state terrorism charges after being extradited to New York City following an undercover New York Police Department sting that went...
People place candles at the former crematorium as they attend a ceremony in the former Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz during ceremonies marking the 78th anniversary of the liberation of the camp in Brzezinka, Poland yesterday.

OSWIECIM (AP): Auschwitz-Birkenau survivors and other mourners commemorated the 78th anniversary Friday of the Nazi German death camp’s liberation, some expressing horror that war has again shattered peace in Europe and the lesson of Never Again is...
Supporters of Jamaat-e-Islami chant slogans during a protest against the burning of Quran, a Muslim holy book, by a Danish anti-islam activist, in Peshawar, Pakistan yesterday.

BEIRUT (AP): Protests were held Friday in several predominantly Muslim countries to denounce the recent desecration of Islam’s holy book by far-right activists in Sweden and the Netherlands. The protests in countries including Pakistan, Iraq, Iran...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is moving to further ease restrictions on blood donations from gay and bisexual men and other groups that typically face higher risks of HIV. The Food and Drug Administration on Friday announced draft...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican immigration authorities said they found 57 Guatemalan adolescents packed into a trailer on a highway near the United States border Thursday. The National Immigration Institute said the 43 boys and 14 girls were...

LONDON (AP) — A student nurse appeared in a British court Friday, charged with planning to attack an air force base and taking a homemade bomb to a hospital maternity unit where he worked. Mohammad Farooq, 27, was arrested outside St James...

The United States is poised to make COVID-19 vaccinations more like a yearly flu shot, a major shift in strategy despite a long list of questions about how to best protect against a still rapidly mutating virus. The Food and Drug Administration...

KYIV (AP): Russian forces fired another rash of missiles and self-exploding drones in nearly a dozen provinces of Ukraine early Thursday, causing the first attack-related death of the year in Kyiv and killing at least 11 people in all, according...

HAMILTON (CMC): David Curley, a former commanding officer of the Royal Bermuda Regiment (RBR), has been jailed by a Supreme Court judge after admitting to a charge of official corruption. Curley, 55, had pleaded guilty last July to asking Justin...

PORT-AU-PRINCE (AP): Disgruntled rebel police officers roared through the streets of Haiti’s capital of Port-au-Prince on Thursday, blocking roads and shooting guns into the air to protest a slew of killings of police officers by Haitian gangs....
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