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Death Toll Rises to 31 After Ferries Capsize in Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES Rescuers recovered more bodies in rough seas where three ferry boats capsized after being buffeted by fierce winds and waves off two central Philippine provinces, bringing the death toll to 31 with three missing, the coast guard ...Read More

Nuon Chea, Ideologue of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge, Dies at 93

PHNOM PENH - Nuon Chea, the chief ideologue of the communist Khmer Rouge regime that destroyed a generation of Cambodians, died Sunday, the country's U.N.-assisted genocide tribunal said. He was 93.Nuon Chea was known as Brother No. 2, the right-hand m...Read More