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Activists and a Kurdish official say fighters from the Islamic State group are shelling the northern Syrian town of Kobani, where they continue to fight Kurdish troops.
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Colleagues: US doctor with Ebola was very careful

Boubacar Diallo, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 8:00am
An American doctor who caught Ebola while treating patients in Guinea was a hard worker who conscientiously followed safety procedures, two colleagues said Saturday.
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Egypt leader: 'Foreign hands' behind Sinai attack

Maggie Michael, Maamoun Youssef, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 7:40am
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Saturday that an assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 30 troops was a "foreign-funded operation" and vowed to take drastic action against militants.
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Brazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters'

Brad Brooks, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 7:30am
Brazilian voters electing a new president this weekend are being asked to decide what scares them least: the incumbent's warnings about the "ghosts of the past," or her challenger's charges about the "monsters of the present."
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Botswana ruling party shows early lead in election

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 7:00am
The party that has ruled Botswana for nearly five decades has taken an early lead in the country's election.
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WHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000

Sarah Dilorenzo, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 5:31am
More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread.
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Iran hangs woman for killing alleged rapist

Ali Akbar Dareini, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 5:00am
Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her, the official IRNA news agency reported.
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World Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 4:10am
World Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000.
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Women on front lines in Syria, Iraq against IS

Elena Becatoros, Bassem Mroue, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 2:40am
Just over a year ago, Afshin Kobani was a teacher. Now, the Kurdish Syrian woman has traded the classroom for the front lines in the battle for Kobani, a town besieged by fighters from the Islamic State extremist group.
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Tunisians gear up for pivotal elections

Bouazza Ben Bouazza, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 25th - 2:30am
Tunisians vote Sunday to elect a permanent parliament and complete a democratic transition that began when they overthrew their long-ruling dictator in 2011.
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Expert: 8,000 more Rohingya flee Myanmar

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 10:51pm
An expert on Rohingya Muslims says a growing sense of desperation is fueling a mass exodus from western Myanmar, with at least 8,000 members of the long-persecuted minority fleeing by boat in less than two weeks.
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Nepal bus crash kills 14, injures dozens

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 9:21pm
A Nepal bus packed with people, including Israeli tourists and locals heading home for a Hindu festival, veered off a mountain highway, killing 14 and injuring dozens, police said Saturday.
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15 jailed for life in Argentina 'dirty war' trial

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 8:51pm
An Argentine court has convicted and sentenced to life in prison 15 former military, police and civilian officials for abductions, torture and killings of dozens of dissidents during the country's 1976-83 dictatorship.
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Brazil presidential rivals face off in debate

Brad Brooks, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 8:31pm
Brazil's presidential candidates faced off in a heated debate Friday night just two days before their runoff election, with the focus on allegations of corruption and arguments over who could best spark a stalled economy.
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Hong Kong protesters to vote on govt offers

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 8:11pm
Hong Kong democracy activists will hold a two-day referendum starting Sunday to gauge protesters' response to government proposals to end the monthlong street occupation.
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Malaysian officer back to face New Zealand charges

Nick Perry, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 7:10pm
A Malaysian military officer was back in a New Zealand court Saturday to face sexual assault charges five months after he left the country under the protection of diplomatic immunity.
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Remains belong to missing UK-born student

Larry O'Dell, Heidi Brown, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 5:31pm
Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a British-born university student who disappeared last month, authorities said Friday, ending a search by thousands that took weeks and left the campus and community on edge.
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Gunman in Canada attack complained about mosque

Rachel La Corte, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 5:31pm
The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in plain daylight then stormed Canada's Parliament once complained that a Vancouver mosque he attended was too liberal and inclusive, and was kicked out after he repeatedly spent the night there even though officials told him to stop, Muslim leaders said Friday.
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After attacks, Canada balances security, openness

Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 5:20pm
Canada treasures its image as an orderly, open society, a place where the seat of government welcomes weekly public yoga sessions on its front lawn beneath a monument called the Peace Tower.
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Dominican agents detain woman with $70K in stomach

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 5:11pm
Dominican Republic officials say they have arrested a woman who was carrying more than $70,000 in her stomach and $69,000 hidden inside her suitcase.
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4 dead during attempted Dominican prison break

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 4:21pm
Authorities in the Dominican Republic say at least four inmates died and two guards were injured during an attempted prison escape orchestrated by armed gunmen.
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Public donations pay for Argentine national park

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 4:10pm
Argentines have a new national park that is home to endangered species like jaguars and crowned solitary eagles, thanks to donations from the public to cover the initial cost.
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Canada to give slain soldier hero's send-off

The Associated Press  |  posted Oct 24th - 3:21pm
The soldier shot dead by a gunman who then stormed Canada's seat of government was given a hero's send-off Friday, with a motorcade along the highway where the country honors its war dead.
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