Burj Khalifa

(AP Photo)

Quake kills at least 46 along Iran-Pakistan border

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A major earthquake described as the strongest to hit Iran in more than half a century flattened homes and offices Tuesday on both sides of the Iran-Pakistan border, killing at least 46 people in the sparsely populated region.

04/16/2013

Fireworks explode over Elizabeth Tower, New Year celebrations in London

US, Europe hope the New Year brings better times

NEW YORK (AP) — From the glittering New Year’s ball dropping in Times Square to joyous fireworks in London and cheers in a once-isolated Asian country, the world did its best to ring in 2013 with hope for renewal after a year of economic uncertainty, searing violence and natural disasters.

12/31/2012

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