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Foley case highlights wrenching debate over whether governments should pay ransom for hostages

WASHINGTON - The beheading of freelance journalist James Foley has forced a new debate between the longtime U.S. and British refusal to negotiate with terrorists, and Europe and the Persian Gulf's increasing willingness to pay ransoms in a ...

posted: August 21,2014

International News

Malaysia mourns as bodies from plane shot down over Ukraine return home

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight ...

Missouri Gov. Nixon orders 'systematic' withdrawal of National Guard from Ferguson

FERGUSON, Mo. - Gov. Jay Nixon says his decision to draw down the Missouri National Guard in...

Police: Couple used dog as lure to kidnap 2 Amish girls in New York, released them out of fear

FOWLER, N.Y. - A northern New York couple used a dog to lure two Amish sisters from their family...

Death of Connecticut toddler left inside car on warm July day is ruled a homicide

HARTFORD, Conn. - The death of a 15-month-old boy who was left in a hot car in July has been ruled...

US Ebola survivor thanks God, experimental drug and American doctors for saving his life

ATLANTA - Calling it a "miraculous day," an American doctor infected with Ebola left his isolation...

Cardinal Edmund Szoka, former Vatican City governor, head of Detroit archdiocese, dies at 86

DETROIT - Edmund Szoka, an American cardinal who served as governor and financial administrator of...

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