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Saudi man who 'disobeyed ruler' gets 10 years

02/11/2014 8:48am
A Saudi court has sentenced a man to 10 years in prison for protesting and disseminating photos of demonstrations online, according to official state media.

Israeli prize for Polish, French US intellectuals

02/11/2014 11:55am
A Polish intellectual, a U.S. professor and a French historian are among the winners of this year's prestigious Dan David Prize.

Iran's Rouhani calls for 'constructive' nuke talks

02/11/2014 1:19pm
President Hassan Rouhani called Tuesday for "fair and constructive" nuclear talks with world powers as Iran marked the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic revolution with massive rallies that featured a new American target for their traditional "death to" slogans.

Hundreds flock to 'weeping' Mary statue in Israel

02/11/2014 2:55pm
Hundreds of people have flocked to a small town in northern Israel to view a statue of the Virgin Mary that residents say "weeps" oil.