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Saudi-led strikes hit weapons caches of Iran-backed rebels in Yemen

Strikes touched off massive explosions in Yemeni capital, killing at least 19 and burying scores more under rubble

?A migrant's story of death -- and survival -- at sea

"I was prepared for death and I was willing to take the gamble," says a Somali who describes how he fled Africa in a crowded vessel

Diplomat's teen son pleads not guilty to murder

?Marc Wabafiyebazu, 15, faces a murder charge in connection with a drug-rated shootout that left his brother and another person dead

U.S. aircraft carrier sent to Yemen in response to Iran

USS Theodore Roosevelt will join other U.S. ships in response to reports of Iranian arms convoy bound for Yemen's rebels

EU searches for ways to stem tide of migrant "death voyages"

Rescuers respond to two new migrant emergencies off Libya and one near Greece after weekend disaster that left 700 feared dead

Egypt court gives 22 death penalty over attack on police

Crowd stormed police station the same day the military overthrew an elected but divisive Islamist president

Ethiopia lawmakers to weigh possible response to ISIS killings

Three days of mourning declared after video shows Ethiopian Christians held captive in Libya being shot or beheaded by militants

Spanish teen with crossbow blamed in deadly school attack

Police say 13-year-old killed a teacher and wounded four others in Barcelona while "saying strange and incoherent things"

Editor: Washington Post reporter in Iran faces "ludicrous" spy charges

Jason Rezaian faces espionage, other charges that carry a maximum penalty of 10 to 20 years in prison, newspaper's editor says

Saint or sinner? Vatican defends canonization of friar in U.S.

Native Americans have compared Rev. Junipero Serra's conversion of natives to genocide

Are FM radio's days numbered?

Norway is thinking about shutting down FM radio. The Scandinavian country would be the first to make the change as more consumers use streaming radio services.

Death toll rises in South Africa as anti-immigrant attacks rage on

More than 1,000 people have fled their homes and hundred have been arrested amid wave of attacks on immigrants

Nazi "accountant of Auschwitz" heads to trial in Germany

Oskar Groening, 93, has acknowledged serving as an SS officer at death camp but denies committing any crimes

Tina Brown on Women in the World summit, Clinton and 2016 campaign

Award-winning journalist Tina Brown is getting ready for her sixth annual summit. This week’s conference brings familiar names and voices of change, tackling everything from education to equal rights. Brown joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss the summit.

European migration crisis expected to worsen

Hundreds of people have died in the last few weeks during attempts to migrate from Africa to Europe across the Mediterranean Sea. Activists are calling for European governments to do more to help the migrants. Pamela Falk discusses why the crisis is expected to only get worse on "Up to the Minute."

China moves to marginalize U.S. influence in Pakistan

President Xi arrived in Islamabad Monday with $46 billion in promised investments and received a warm reception from Pakistan officials

Hundreds of migrants feared drowned trying to reach Italy

The Italian coast guard is still scouring the water for survivors, but nearly two days after the boat sank, many believe more dead bodies is all they’ll find. One survivor told Italian officials the 70-foot vessel was carrying more than 900 people -- which could make this Europe’s deadliest migrant sea disaster ever. Holly Williams reports from Catania, Italy.

Europe's deadliest migrant sea disaster ever?

Italian Coast Guard still scouring water for survivors after ship reportedly carrying more than 900 sinks, but many believe bodies is all they'll find

Deadly blast tears through U.N. staff bus in Somalia

Al-Shabaab claims more bloodshed in east Africa; at least 6 killed by bomb apparently planted on UNICEF bus

Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits near Japan

A 6.8-magnitude quake was at a shallow point where it struck south of Okinawa, prompting tsunami warnings from officials

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