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'Vampire' burial keeps myth alive

Popular literature would have it that the vampire's preferred habitat is Transylvania (or, if you're under 15, the slightly less glamorous Forks, Washington).

Ukraine troops, separatists battle at Donetsk airport

Intense fighting broke out in eastern Ukraine on Monday when Ukrainian air and ground forces attacked pro-Russian separatist gunmen who had seized the Donetsk airport terminal, according to the national news agency of Ukraine, Ukrinform.

British yacht hull found in Atlantic

A missing British yacht was found overturned with its keel broken, causing a breech in the hull, about 1,000 miles off Massachusetts, but the four-man crew is still missing, the U.S. Coast Guard said Friday.

Thai general warns protesters

The general who seized control of Thailand in a coup last week said Monday that he has received royal endorsement to run the politically unstable country and warned of a potential crackdown on people protesting military rule.

Gunmen storm Ukraine airport

Armed militia have taken up positions inside the airport in Donetsk, Ukraine. CNN's Nic Paton Walsh has the details.

Libya's parliament approves new government

Libya's interim parliament Sunday approved a new government, led by Prime Minister Ahmed Mitig, in a controversial vote that threatens to deepen the country's political and security crisis.

Indian soldier kills 2 colleagues, himself

An Indian army trooper gunned down two of his colleagues with his service rifle in the frontier Poonch district of Indian-administered Kashmir on Sunday before turning the gun on himself.

Modern African art on world stage

The march music stops and the camera screens come to life as 70 small black cannons fire a shower of golden confetti high above the crowds. Tumbling through the air, the shiny plume swirls in a fleeting dance, covering the ground in a sprawling blanket of gold stars.

EU election result 'an earthquake'

France's far-right National Front has won a nationwide election for the first time, as far-right parties across Europe caused a political "earthquake," with a string of victories in voting for the European Parliament.

Belgium: Police hunt shooter in Jewish Museum attack

Belgian police continued the hunt Sunday for a suspected lone gunman who killed three people and critically injured a fourth in a shooting at the Jewish Museum of Belgium in Brussels a day earlier.

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