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Tanzania, a country of 45 million people, has just one children's heart surgeon - and he must contend with crowded hospitals and power cuts during operations.
As talks on Iran's nuclear program enter what was scheduled as a final day of negotiations Friday, the country's right to enrich uranium remains a sticking point, diplomats directly involved in the talks said.
A couple alleged to have held three women captive as slaves in London for more than 30 years have been released on bail, Scotland Yard says.
The outline of a possible deal to insure Iran will not build a nuclear bomb has begun to emerge in Geneva.
Russian authorities have released from jail most of the members of a Greenpeace group arrested on their ship in September while protesting oil drilling in the Arctic.
Police in London rescued three women who appear to have been held captive for more than 30 years, London's Metropolitan Police said Thursday.
It was supposed to be the trip of a lifetime for Merrill Newman, a Korean War veteran who had long wanted to go to North Korea.
An 85-year-old American man on an organized tour of North Korea was pulled off a departing plane in Pyongyang just minutes before it was to depart, the man's son told CNN on Wednesday.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged developed nations to "lead by example" Wednesday as a climate change conference bogged down over support for poor nations trying to adapt to a warming world.
An unidentified person allegedly wearing explosives has been captured by security guards, after attempting to enter Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's offices in Ankara, the Anatolian News Agency reported.
Britain allowed the United States to access and store digital records of Britons not suspected of wrongdoing in a deal agreed in 2007, according to UK newspaper the Guardian and broadcaster Channel 4 News.
The death of MI6 codebreaker Gareth Williams -- whose naked body was found inside an externally locked bag in his bathtub in 2006 -- was a "perfect crime," a confined spaces expert says.
Security guards in Tripoli stopped a Libyan lawmaker Wednesday after they found a hand grenade in her handbag, the city council said in a statement.
He's unlikely to break a world record or even win a medal but New Zealand's Blake Skjellerup is likely to generate plenty of headlines if he gets to February's Winter Olympics.
A car bomb exploded Wednesday in Egypt's restive Sinai region, killing 10 soldiers and injuring 31 others who were on their way to the capital on leave.
Russia has released the first of thirty Greenpeace activists that were charged with hooliganism in September.
A bag containing 24 gold bars was found in the bathroom of a plane in India. CNN's Fionnuala Sweeney reports.
A suicide car bombing killed at least 25 people and injured 40 others at an outdoor market in northeastern Iraq on Thursday, police said.