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UK-Royal-Hospital-Death (May update)
The British hospital where a nurse apparently committed suicide after being duped by a hoax call over Prince William's pregnant wife condemned the radio station responsible in a strongly worded letter on Saturday.
Syria-Civil-War (May update)
Syrian rebels across the country are moving toward a unified command, the latest step in a consolidation by the opposition as it seeks to garner stronger international support.
SPORT-Heisman (Will update)
History could be made Saturday if Heisman Trophy voters give the award to Johnny Manziel, the Texas A&M freshman quarterback who goes by the moniker "Johnny Football."
U.S. authorities are looking at whether the leader of a post-Mubarak, Egyptian-based terror network played a role in the September 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, according to a U.S. official with direct knowledge of the investigation.
Pakistan Zardari Malala Yousafzai
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari on Saturday traveled to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in the United Kingdom, visiting Malala Yousafzai -- a 15-year-old girl's education advocate who was targeted by Taliban militants
Hamas political leader Khaled Meshaal called for reconciliation among Palestinian factions, but offered a singular vision that does not recognize Israel and remains committed to armed struggle. Meshaal, in exile for 45 years before visiting Gaza this week, spoke on the 25th anniversary of the founding of Hamas.
Philippines-Typhoon (May update)
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III has declared a state of national calamity as the death toll from Typhoon Bopha, the strongest tropical cyclone to hit the Philippines in decades, continues to climb.
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Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Saturday that a suicide bombing targeting the country's spy chief was planned in the Pakistani city of Quetta, and that he expects to raise the issue with Pakistani authorities.