Trekking the Annapurna Circuit is not nearly as grueling of an adventure as climbing Everest. But as last week’s death shows, it is certainly not without risks.
An estimated 15,000 militants from at least 80 nations are believed to have entered Syria to help overthrow the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. Related story.
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Views of devastation in Pakistani schoolA spokesman for Pakistan’s military walks viewers through the devastation inside a school in Peshawar, where a Taliban attack killed at least 141 people, mostly children, on Tuesday.
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Five insurgents stormed a bank in the southern city of Lashkar Gah, killing at least 10 people and wounding 15.
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Tango for Pope Francis, Duchess Catherine promotes disability awareness, feed poisons Fla. horses and more.
Attack kills 132 students and nine teachers or staff members with scores more injured, Pakistani officials say.
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Protesters press the government to find students who disappeared in September.
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The disappearance of 43 students in Mexico has unleashed a flood of new accusations.
With lights, greenery and gingerbread, cities around the globe celebrate the holiday season.
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Authorities cleared barricades from a pro-democracy camp that spread across a busy highway.
William and Catherine plan talks and a tour during their visit.