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Pakistani volunteers carry a body of a bomb attack victim in Karachi Thursday, April 24, 2014. A Pakistani official says a bombing in the country's south targeted a police officer known for his anti-militant campaigns, killing him and his two friends. (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)

Officials: Pakistan airstrikes target suspected militant hideouts in tribal region, killing 37

By Adil Jawad THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KARACHI, Pakistan -- Pakistani warplanes attacked insurgent hideouts in the tribal region near the Afghan border, killing ...
Bangladeshi relatives of victims of last year’s Rana Plaza building collapse, along with activists hold candles during a gathering on the eve of the tragedy, the worst in the history of the garment industry, in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. More than 1,100 people were killed when the illegally constructed, 8-storey building collapsed on April 24, 2013, in a heap along with thousands of workers in the five garment factories in the building. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)

1 year after horrific garment factory collapse, Bangladeshi workers skeptical of promises

By Julhas Alam THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAVAR, Bangladesh -- One year after the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed in a pile of concrete ...
Bangladeshi relatives of victims of last year’s Rana Plaza building collapse, along with activists hold candles during a gathering on the eve of the tragedy, the worst in the history of the garment industry, in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. More than 1,100 people were killed when the illegally constructed, 8-storey building collapsed on April 24, 2013, in a heap along with thousands of workers in the five garment factories in the building. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)

1 year after horrific garment factory collapse, Bangladeshi workers skeptical of promises

By Julhas Alam THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAVAR, Bangladesh -- One year after the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed in a pile of concrete ...
FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013 file photo, a horse-drawn carriage stands in front of the Peace Palace, seat of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, Netherlands, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands that was used for dozens of U.S. nuclear tests after World War II is taking on the United States and the world’s eight other nuclear-armed nations with an unprecedented lawsuit demanding that they meet their obligations toward disarmament and accusing them of 'flagrant violations' of international law. The suit was filed on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at the ICJ. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)

Tiny Pacific nation sues world’s 9 nuclear-armed powers, demanding disarmament action

By Cara Anna THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK -- The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States ...
FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2013 file photo, a horse-drawn carriage stands in front of the Peace Palace, seat of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, Netherlands, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands that was used for dozens of U.S. nuclear tests after World War II is taking on the United States and the world’s eight other nuclear-armed nations with an unprecedented lawsuit demanding that they meet their obligations toward disarmament and accusing them of 'flagrant violations' of international law. The suit was filed on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at the ICJ. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)

Tiny Pacific nation sues world’s 9 nuclear-armed powers, demanding disarmament action

By Cara Anna THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK -- The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States ...

1 year after horrific garment factory collapse, Bangladeshi workers skeptical of promises

By Julhas Alam THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAVAR, Bangladesh -- One year after the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed in a pile of concrete ...

Tiny Pacific nation sues world’s 9 nuclear-armed powers, demanding disarmament action

By Cara Anna THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK -- The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States ...
An Indian boy watches as his mother casts her vote during the sixth phase of polling of the Indian parliamentary elections in Gauhati, India, Thursday, April 24, 2014.The multiphase voting across the country runs until May 12, with results for the 543-seat lower house of parliament expected on May 16. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)

Kashmiri protesters hurl rocks at polling stations, chant anti-India slogans during election

By Aijaz Hussain THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SRINAGAR, India -- Hundreds of Kashmiri protesters hurled rocks at polling stations in the disputed Himalayan territory ...

Suicide bomber kills 4 in Pakistan, including officer; military airstrikes kill 16 militants

By Adil Jawad THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KARACHI, Pakistan -- A bombing in southern Pakistan killed a police officer known for his anti-militant campaigns ...
This video frame grab taken from a Taliban propaganda video released Saturday, July 18, 2009,  shows then-Pfc. Bowe R. Bergdahl, 23, of Ketchum, Idaho, who went missing from his base in eastern Afghanistan. The nearly five-year effort to free the only American soldier held captive in Afghanistan is scattered among numerous federal agencies with a loosely organized group of people working on it mostly part time, according to two members of Congress and military officials involved in the effort. An ever-shrinking U.S. military presence in Afghanistan has re-focused attention on efforts to bring home Bergdahl, who has been held by the Taliban since June 30, 2009.  (AP Photo/Militant Video)

AP sources: Taliban signal they’ll free US soldier but don’t know who in US could OK any deal

By Deb Riechmann THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- The captors of an American soldier held for nearly five years in Afghanistan have signalled ...

Suicide bomber kills 4 in Pakistan, including officer; military airstrikes kill 16 militants

By Adil Jawad THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KARACHI, Pakistan -- A bombing in southern Pakistan killed a police officer known for his anti-militant campaigns ...
This video frame grab taken from a Taliban propaganda video released Saturday, July 18, 2009,  shows then-Pfc. Bowe R. Bergdahl, 23, of Ketchum, Idaho, who went missing from his base in eastern Afghanistan. The nearly five-year effort to free the only American soldier held captive in Afghanistan is scattered among numerous federal agencies with a loosely organized group of people working on it mostly part time, according to two members of Congress and military officials involved in the effort. An ever-shrinking U.S. military presence in Afghanistan has re-focused attention on efforts to bring home Bergdahl, who has been held by the Taliban since June 30, 2009.  (AP Photo/Militant Video)

AP sources: Taliban signals it’ll free US soldier but doesn’t know who in US could OK any deal

By Deb Riechmann THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- The captors of an American soldier held for nearly five years in Afghanistan have signalled ...

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