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Marine Murder Case Reveals US-Philippine Sore Spot

INTERNATIONAL | By Jim Gomez | Friday Oct 24, 2014
Here are some questions and answers about the tensions that result when U.S. troops are accused of serious crimes in the Philippines.

Queen Sends First Tweet, Signed 'Elizabeth R'

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 24
Queen Elizabeth II has sent her first tweet - and she's signed it "Elizabeth R."

After 1st Ebola Case in NYC, 3 Others Quarantined

INTERNATIONAL | By Jonathan Lemire and Colleen Long | Oct 24
A doctor who became New York City's first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed that the nation's most populous city need not fear his wide-ranging travel,

Macedonia: Gay Activists Hurt in Cafe Attack

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 24
Police say about 30 people wearing masks and throwing rocks and bottles have attacked members of a gay rights activist group in Macedonia, wounding two of them.

Poll: Many Doubt Hospitals can Handle Ebola

INTERNATIONAL | By Lauran Neergaard and Emily Swanson | Oct 23
Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they're not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.

Mom of Canada Suspect: I Cry for Victims, Not Son

INTERNATIONAL | By Rob Gillies and Raphael Satter | Oct 23
The mother of the man accused of killing a soldier at Ottawa's war memorial then storming Parliament before being shot dead says she is crying for the victims of the shooting, not her son.

Berlusconi: Let's Legalize Gay Civil Unions

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 23
Silvio Berlusconi is pushing for the legalization of civil unions between gays in Italy, but not same-sex marriage.

Canadian Soldier Shot at War Memorial

INTERNATIONAL | Oct 22
A gunman shot a Canadian soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday, then entered Parliament and shots rang out, police and witnesses said.

Judge Upholds Puerto Rico's Gay Marriage Ban

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 22
A federal judge upheld Puerto Rico's ban on same-sex marriage Tuesday even though a number of federal judges around the U.S. found states' gay marriage bans unconstitutional.

Marine Suspect Guarded by US in Philippine Camp

INTERNATIONAL | By Jim Gomez | Oct 22
A U.S. Marine suspected in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino was flown Wednesday from his warship to the Philippine military's main camp, where he will continue to be guarded by fellow Marines.

Ebola: Providing Time to Fight the Virus

INTERNATIONAL | By Lauran Neergaard | Oct 21
Why do some people escape Ebola, and not others?