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Republic of Congo train crash kills at least 48

Posted: 06/22/2010 - Top government officials now say at least 48 people died and more than 400 were injured when four train cars full of passengers fell into a ravine in Republic of Congo in central Africa.

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Iraqi Electricity Minister resigns over shortages

Posted: 06/21/2010 - Iraq's Electricity Minister has resigned following a surge in angry protests over widespread power outages despite years of promises the situation would improve.

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Cameroon: Plane carrying Australian execs found

Posted: 06/21/2010 - Cameroon's government spokesman says search teams have found the wreckage of a small plane carrying top executives of an Australian mining firm that disappeared over the weekend.

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Rescuers: Little hope for trapped Colombian miners

Posted: 06/18/2010 - Colombian authorities are holding out little hope for the dozens of coal miners trapped underground by an explosion that killed at least 18 workers during a shift change.

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Israel: UN to take seized flotilla goods to Gaza

Posted: 06/15/2010 - The Israeli military says an agreement has been reached with the United Nations to deliver tons of aid to Gaza carried on a flotilla attacked by Israeli naval commandos on May 31.

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N Korea warns of military response to ship sinking

Posted: 06/15/2010 - North Korea is warning that its military forces will respond if the U.N. Security Council questions or condemns the country over the sinking of a South Korean Navy ship – an act it vehemently denies.

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Moody's downgrades Greece's debt to junk status

Posted: 06/14/2010 - Moody's Investors Service on Monday downgraded Greece's government bond ratings into “Junk” territory, citing the risks in the rescue package for the debt-ridden country from the Eurozone and International Monetary Fund.

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Finns find mummified corpse in smoke stack

Posted: 06/14/2010 - Finnish police say they are investigating the mummified corpse of a man found in a smoke stack and believed to have died nearly 20 years ago.

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4th hostage found in Colombian jungle after raid

Posted: 06/14/2010 - Colombian authorities have found a rebel-held soldier who hid in the jungle during a confrontation between his captors and soldiers conducting a surprise hostage rescue.

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New Iraqi parliament holds brief symbolic session

Posted: 06/14/2010 - It only met for 20 minutes -- amid sharp divisions over key government positions -- but Iraq's new parliament convened today, three months after inconclusive elections.

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Spain to reopen Altamira caves despite warnings

Posted: 06/08/2010 - Spain has decided after eight years to reopen a cave complex boasting prized prehistoric paintings, despite scientists warnings’ that heat from human visitors damages the art.

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CDC: Nigeria lead poisoning crisis ‘unprecedented’

Posted: 06/08/2010 - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a recent outbreak of lead poisoning in northern Nigeria is “unprecedented,” as doctors struggle to save the young children most affected.

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Egypt: Gaza blockade a failure, border stays open

Posted: 06/07/2010 - A security official says Egypt will keep its border with Gaza open indefinitely, easing the blockade on the territory’s Palestinians and giving them a crucial link to the outside world.

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Black boxes in Polish crash reveal pilots warned

Posted: 06/01/2010 - Black box recordings from the Polish jetliner that crashed in April, killing Poland’s President, confirm that the pilots decided to land in heavy fog despite control tower warnings.

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Turkish PM calls Israeli ship raid a 'massacre'

Posted: 06/01/2010 - Turkey's prime minister is calling Israel's raid on a Gaza-bound Turkish aid vessel that killed nine people a “bloody massacre,” and warns that no one should test Turkey's patience.

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