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Syrian troops clash with rebels in Golan Heights

Posted: September 2, 2014 at 3:29 a.m.

BEIRUT -- Syrian rebels clashed with government troops on Monday in the Golan Heights, where al-Qaida-linked insurgents abducted United Nations peacekeepers last week, activists said.

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Sharif vows not to step down

Police use tear gas to disperse protesters in Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. Anti-government protesters stormed Pakistan’s state television building Monday, forcing the channel briefly off the air as they clashed with police and pushed closer to the prime minister’s residence. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

ISLAMABAD -- Ahead of a joint session of parliament, Pakistan's prime minister and army chief held marathon me... Read »

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Ill boy's parents fight extradition

This is an undated handout photos issued by England's Hampshire Police on Monday Sept. 1, 2014,  of Brett King and Naghemeh King, the parents of Ashya King, who have legal proceedings against them continuing in Spain after they took the five-year-old brain cancer patient out of hospital without doctors' consent.  Critically-ill 5-year-old boy Ashya King driven to Spain by his parents is receiving medical treatment for a brain tumor in a Spanish hospital as his parents await extradition to Britain, police said Sunday Aug. 31 2014. Officers received a phone call late Saturday from a hotel east of Malaga advising that a vehicle fitting the description circulated by police was on its premises. Both parents were arrested and the boy, Ashya King, was taken to a hospital, a Spanish police spokesman said. (AP Photo/Hampshire Police)

LONDON -- The parents say they want to give their 5-year-old-boy with a brain tumor the best chance to live wi... Read »