World News World News from en 60 Israel and Hamas committing war crimes, U.N. official says More than 1,300 Palestinians, mostly civilians, and 59 Israelis, mainly soldiers, have been killed in the latest violence Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:49:47 -0500,%20U.N.%20official%20says World - Ebola now blamed for 729 deaths in West Africa Some have kept sick loved ones at home given the high death rates at clinics where Ebola patients are quarantined Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:27:44 -0500 World - MH17 crash: Tony Abbott confident of recovering bodies Fighting continued around the MH17 crash site despite reports of Ukraine's military announcing a day-long pause to its brutal offensive to oust pro-Russian rebels in the east. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0500 The Sydney Morning Herald World Headlines Kenya charges nine foreigners over 377-kg heroin haul Nine foreign nationals were charged in a Kenyan court on Thursday with trafficking the biggest ever single seizure of drugs at the Indian Ocean port of Mombasa. There has been a surge in the volume of heroin trafficked through east Africa in recent years, the U.N. Office on Drugs and Crime ... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:19:08 -0500 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Comm Games athlete fined for assault on rival GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — A Scottish court has ordered an Australian medal winner to pay compensation to a Welsh weightlifter after he admitted head-butting him in the athletes' village at the Commonwealth Games. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:17:50 -0500 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Vin Diesel covers Sam Smith hit 'Stay with Me' Annie MartinLONDON, July 31 (UPI) -- Vin Diesel performed an oddly moving rendition of Sam Smith hit "Stay with Me" during an interview with Capital FM this week. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:17:26 -0500'Stay%20with%20Me' Latest News - China's JinkoSolar must face U.S. lawsuit over pollution, protests By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - JinkoSolar Holding Co must face a shareholder lawsuit accusing the Chinese solar panel maker of concealing that one of its factories was dumping toxic waste into a nearby river, a U.S. appeals court ruled on Thursday. The decision by the 2nd U.S. Circuit ... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:17:05 -0500's%20JinkoSolar%20must%20face%20U.S.%20lawsuit%20over%20pollution,%20protests World News Headlines - Yahoo News AP Analysis: Putin cornered over Ukraine MOSCOW (AP) — For Russian President Vladimir Putin, there are few options left in the Ukraine crisis and they all look bad. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:13:56 -0500 World News Headlines - Yahoo News UN spokesman Chris Gunness breaks down during interview on Gaza - video Chris Gunness, a spokesman for the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian refugees, succumbs to his emotions during a live interview with Al Jazeera. Gunness was being interviewed about an attack on a UN school shelter in which at least 15 people, mostly women and children, were killed. Gunness ... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:13:45 -0500 World news | The Guardian Female suicide bomber kills at least 6 in Nigeria KANO, Nigeria (AP) — A police official says a female teenager has carried out a suicide attack in Nigeria's northern city of Kano. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:13:29 -0500 World News Headlines - Yahoo News Iraqi Shi'ite militias use hit lists to pick off foes: police By Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi Shi'ite militias have drawn up hit lists of suspected Sunni insurgents to be kidnapped, executed and hung in public, security and police officials said, raising the stakes in a sectarian war tearing the country apart. The militias became a vital line of defense ... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:12:32 -0500'ite%20militias%20use%20hit%20lists%20to%20pick%20off%20foes:%20police World News Headlines - Yahoo News Police operation targeting Italian mafia nets several arrests JC FinleyROME, July 31 (UPI) -- An Italian police investigation targeting the mafia has resulted in the detention of 16 mafia members across Europe and netted several arrests. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:10:48 -0500 Latest News - Corruption trial for son of Senegal's ex-President opens Karim Wade, son of Senegal's former president Abdoulaye Wade, appeared in court on Thursday to face corruption charges in a high-stakes case that has raised tensions in one of Africa's most stable democracies. Wade, a former minister and one of the most powerful men in Senegal during his father's 2000-12 ... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:09:48 -0500's%20ex-President%20opens World News Headlines - Yahoo News Arab states offer little help to Hamas Ed AdamczykCAIRO, July 31 (UPI) -- A coalition of Arab states has deliberately not taken sides in the conflict between Israel and Hamas, the governing body of Gaza. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:09:12 -0500 Latest News - Eni profits rise due to renegotiated gas contracts MILAN (AP) — Italian oil and gas company Eni says its second quarter earnings more than doubled thanks to its successful renegotiation of long-term gas supply contracts. 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