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Russian leader admits troops were sent to Crimea, but insists none elsewhere as tension mounts and violence flares up
Crew member says captain's 1st message to 475 people on ship was to stay put, and by time evacuation order came, it was too late for many
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Blue Mountains as part of three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand
Desperate passengers sent text messages to loved ones from doomed ferry; dazed survivors say they were told to wait for rescuers instead of trying to escape
Secretary of State John Kerry is in Geneva for the first direct talks with both Ukraine and Russia at the table together
London salon's poster mocking Kim Jung Un's distinctive hair style prompts row between U.K. and North Korea
Sijia appeared dejected and depressed and stopped eating properly after her companion moved out, so the worried staff at the Yunnan Wild Animal Park in Kunming, China installed a television to entertain the lonely panda.
Romania's big cities are decorating for the Easter holiday. Town halls brought huge Easter eggs, live rabbits and rabbit statues to the streets and central squares.
Amanda Owen and her family run 2,000 acre sheep farm in remote area of England
Pope Francis paused while passing through St. Peter’s Square Wednesday, and picked two 11-year-olds from the crowd to join him