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Sunday, December 28, 2014 4:02pmHundreds still on burning ferry; Indonesia plane search paused; Bahraini opposition leader arrested.
Sunday, December 28, 2014 7:00amAirliner with over 160 on board goes missing; Passengers trapped on blazing ferry off Corfu; Churchill's admiration of Islam
Saturday, December 27, 2014 2:00pmCongressman: US "can`t ignore" N.Korea; has the world given up on Darfur? Former senior al Shabaab member detained.
Saturday, December 27, 2014 7:00amPyongyang Statement Calls POTUS 'Monkey'; Rosetta Lessons; Sweden Snap Election U-turn...
Friday, December 26, 2014 4:34pmArrest warrant issued for Abdul Aziz; Ukraine prisoner swap; Azerbaijan raids US radio