April 26th @ 7:59 PM GMT
MSNBC At least 25 people died and many more injured when a powerful windstorm, coupled with rain and hail, ripped through Peshawar in northwest Pakistan.<img width='1' height='1' src='http://feeds.nbcnews.com/c/35002/f/663307/s/45c1cd94/sc/11/mf.gif' border='0'/> (Weather)
April 25th @ 2:33 PM GMT
Yahoo! Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate and its allies seized the last major government-held city in Idlib province on Saturday, in a blow that could expose the regime's coastal heartland to rebel attack. The capture of Jisr al-Shughur in the northwestern province comes nearly a month after the same coalition of opposition forces, known as the ''Army of Conquest'', overran the provincial capital. The city's fall opens up a strategic assault route for the rebels to neighbouring Latakia province o... (World)
April 25th @ 10:17 AM GMT
Reuters Islamist insurgents including al-Qaeda's wing in Syria Nusra Front on Saturday captured large parts of the northwestern Syrian town of Jisr al-Shughour for the first time in the four year conflict.<img width='1' height='1' src='http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c/35217/f/654198/s/45ba6b07/sc/7/mf.gif' border='0'/><br clear='all'/><br/><br/><a href=''http://da.feedsportal.com/r/224852010744/u/49/f/654198/c/35217/s/45ba6b07/sc/7/rc/1/rc.htm'' rel=''... (World)
April 25th @ 7:38 PM GMT
Yahoo! European efforts to save the lives of migrants drowning in the Mediterranean must involve search and rescue operations near the shores of Libya, Amnesty International said on Saturday as hundreds more people arrived in Italy from North Africa. The European Union was shocked into action last week by a shipwreck that killed more than 700 people, and pledged to triple the budget of its sea mission which had replaced a more comprehensive Italian operation. ''We only see that mission patrollin... (World)
April 25th @ 8:46 AM GMT
Reuters Islamist insurgents including al-Qaeda's wing in Syria Nusra Front on Saturday captured large parts of the northwestern Syrian town of Jisr al-Shughour for the first time in the four year conflict.<img width='1' height='1' src='http://reuters.us.feedsportal.com/c/35217/f/654198/s/45ba6b07/sc/7/mf.gif' border='0'/><br clear='all'/><br/><br/><a href=''http://da.feedsportal.com/r/224852010744/u/49/f/654198/c/35217/s/45ba6b07/sc/7/rc/1/rc.htm'' rel=''... (World)
April 25th @ 9:48 AM GMT
AP Activists and opposition media are reporting that several hard-line Syrian rebel groups have pushed their way into a strategic town in northwestern Syria following intense clashes that l (World)
April 25th @ 3:48 PM GMT
CNN Gen. David Petraeus was once a widely celebrated military leader, a man who oversaw operations in Afghanistan and Iraq and was touted as a potential presidential candidate. On Thursday, he faces criminal sentencing in Charlotte, North Carolina, for removing and retaining classified information as part of his romance with his biographer, Paula Broadwell. (Politics)
April 25th @ 2:35 PM GMT
Yahoo! Islamist insurgents including al-Qaeda's wing in Syria, Nusra Front, captured the northwestern Syrian town of Jisr al-Shughour on Saturday, for the first time in the four-year-old conflict. Opposition fighters and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the town, on a road between the coastal city of Latakia and city of Aleppo, was now fully controlled by insurgents ''All of Jisr al-Shughour is now liberated, there is no more regime there,'' Ahmad of the media office of the Islami... (World)
April 27th @ 2:13 AM GMT
Yahoo! (Reuters) - Multiple gunshots were fired early Sunday into two buses carrying Grammy-winning rap music star Lil Wayne and his entourage on a Georgia highway following a performance in Atlanta, but no one was hurt, police said. About a dozen people were aboard the two buses together when the pre-dawn shooting occurred on Interstate 285 near the junction of Interstate 75, northwest of Atlanta, Cobb County police spokesman Sergeant Dana Pierce said. Atlanta police spokeswoman Elizabeth Espy wa... (Top Stories)
April 26th @ 8:11 PM GMT
Yahoo! Heavy rains and strong winds tore through northwest Pakistan on Sunday, uprooting trees, collapsing buildings and killing at least 37 people, officials said. (World)
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