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Japan Volcano Rescue Suspended As Death Toll Rises To 36

An explosion from the Japanese volcano Mount Ontake leaves at least 36 dead.

September 29, 2014

IMF Throws Lifeline To Ukraine As Russia Masses Troops

By Dmitry Zaks Kiev (AFP) – The International Monetary Fund announced on Thursday a $14-$18 billion bailout for Ukraine that requires the crisis-hit country to pursue painful and unpopular reforms to avert bankruptcy amid its escalating standoff with Russia. The vital pledge of Western support for the untested leaders who last month toppled a pro-Kremlin […]

March 27, 2014

Washington State Mudslide Rescuers Share Their Stories

By Maria La Ganga and Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times DARRINGTON, Wash. — The stories rang with fear and frustration, pain and the occasional flicker of joy. But the storytellers Wednesday were not the survivors of the deadly mudslide that slammed into the Stillaguamish Valley. For the first time since a mountain of mud buried a […]

March 27, 2014