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Poland's ruling party wins local elections

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Results for local elections in Poland show the governing Civic Platform party as the winner, a surprise outcome given th…

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Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — One gunman shot from the right, one from the left, each killing the non-Muslims lying in a line on the ground, growing c…

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Japan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuries

Japan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuries

TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake late Saturday struck a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics, knocking down …

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Albania opens secret bunker built by communists

Albania opens secret bunker built by communists

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — A gigantic, secret bunker that Albania's communist regime built underground decades ago to survive a nuclear attack by …

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Russian tourist arrested for vandalizing Colosseum

ROME (AP) — Italian authorities say a Russian tourist has been fined 20,000 euros ($25,000) for engraving a big letter 'K' on a wall of the Co…

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Morocco to celebrate birth of its royal twins

PARIS (AP) — Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco are expecting twins next month and the first one born will be the prince's royal heir.

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Search continues at ancient Greek burial mound

Search continues at ancient Greek burial mound

AMPHIPOLIS, Greece (AP) — Scientists have opened the second phase of their excavation of the vast 4th-century BC burial mound in Amphipolis to…

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Hitler watercolor sold for $162,000 at auction

Hitler watercolor sold for $162,000 at auction

BERLIN (AP) — A watercolor of Munich's old city hall believed to have been painted by Adolf Hitler a century ago was sold for 130,000 euros ($…

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C. African Republic women stage topless protest

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Residents say hundreds of women have marched topless through a town in the Central African Republic to…

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Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes

Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes

VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is warning of "serious gaps" in the talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, and if major differ…

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Fog forces 5 US choppers to land in Polish field

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Officials say that that fog forced five U.S. Army helicopters to make an emergency landing in a Polish field and spend t…

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Biden announces new aid for Syrian refugees

Biden announces new aid for Syrian refugees

ISTANBUL (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan emerged from a nearly four-hour meeting Saturday, offering…

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AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan

AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. troops in Afghanistan may once again engage Taliban fighters, not just al-Qaida terrorists, under new guidelines quietl…

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Source: NKorean escapes kidnap attempt in Paris

PARIS (AP) — A North Korean student with family ties to the regime in his country escaped a kidnapping bid in Paris, where he was studying, an…

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Anti-government protest in Albania's capital

Anti-government protest in Albania's capital

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Tens of thousands of Albanians protested on Saturday against their government's economic policies, including tax and en…

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Geneva hospital: Cuban doctor with Ebola stable

Geneva hospital: Cuban doctor with Ebola stable

BERLIN (AP) — A Swiss hospital says a Cuban doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone is in a stable condition after nearly two days of treatment.

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Egypt lawyers union: Judge 'terrorizing' attorneys

Egypt lawyers union: Judge 'terrorizing' attorneys

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's lawyers union has criticized an Egyptian judge for "disparaging" and "terrorizing" the defense team of a prominent activi…

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Mali: New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali on Saturday confirmed a new case of Ebola and said two more suspected patients are being tested, raising concern abou…

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Pope meets with autistic children

Pope meets with autistic children

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis tenderly embraced children with autism spectrum disorders, some of whom avoided meeting his gaze, during an a…

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Strong quake in western China kills at least 1

Strong quake in western China kills at least 1

BEIJING (AP) — A strong earthquake struck a lightly populated, mountainous area of western China on Saturday, killing at least one person, inj…

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Family pays tribute to slain hostage Alan Henning

LONDON (AP) — The family of slain hostage Alan Henning has paid tribute to his life, gathering for a private memorial service.

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Hundreds evacuated after London hotel explosion

Hundreds evacuated after London hotel explosion

LONDON (AP) — A suspected gas leak touched off an explosion in the basement of the Hyatt Regency Churchill in London, injuring 14 people and f…

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Anti-government protest takes place in Albania

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Tens of thousands of Albanians are protesting the government's economic policies, claiming they are leading to rising t…

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Thousands take part in Spanish anti-abortion rally

MADRID (AP) — Tens of thousands of people have taken part in a demonstration in Madrid to protest against the conservative government's decisi…

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US releases Saudi prisoner from Guantanamo Bay

MIAMI (AP) — A Saudi citizen who has spent the past 12 years detained at Guantanamo Bay has been released, the Pentagon said Saturday, amid a …

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Poland's ruling party wins local elections

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Results for local elections in Poland show the governing Civic Platform party as the winner, a surprise outcome given th…

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Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — One gunman shot from the right, one from the left, each killing the non-Muslims lying in a line on the ground, growing c…

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Japan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuries

Japan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuries

TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake late Saturday struck a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics, knocking down …

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Albania opens secret bunker built by communists

Albania opens secret bunker built by communists

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — A gigantic, secret bunker that Albania's communist regime built underground decades ago to survive a nuclear attack by …

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Russian tourist arrested for vandalizing Colosseum

ROME (AP) — Italian authorities say a Russian tourist has been fined 20,000 euros ($25,000) for engraving a big letter 'K' on a wall of the Co…

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Morocco to celebrate birth of its royal twins

PARIS (AP) — Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco are expecting twins next month and the first one born will be the prince's royal heir.

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Search continues at ancient Greek burial mound

Search continues at ancient Greek burial mound

AMPHIPOLIS, Greece (AP) — Scientists have opened the second phase of their excavation of the vast 4th-century BC burial mound in Amphipolis to…

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Hitler watercolor sold for $162,000 at auction

Hitler watercolor sold for $162,000 at auction

BERLIN (AP) — A watercolor of Munich's old city hall believed to have been painted by Adolf Hitler a century ago was sold for 130,000 euros ($…

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C. African Republic women stage topless protest

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Residents say hundreds of women have marched topless through a town in the Central African Republic to…

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Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes

Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes

VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is warning of "serious gaps" in the talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, and if major differ…

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Fog forces 5 US choppers to land in Polish field

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Officials say that that fog forced five U.S. Army helicopters to make an emergency landing in a Polish field and spend t…

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Biden announces new aid for Syrian refugees

Biden announces new aid for Syrian refugees

ISTANBUL (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan emerged from a nearly four-hour meeting Saturday, offering…

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AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan

AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. troops in Afghanistan may once again engage Taliban fighters, not just al-Qaida terrorists, under new guidelines quietl…

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Source: NKorean escapes kidnap attempt in Paris

PARIS (AP) — A North Korean student with family ties to the regime in his country escaped a kidnapping bid in Paris, where he was studying, an…

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Anti-government protest in Albania's capital

Anti-government protest in Albania's capital

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Tens of thousands of Albanians protested on Saturday against their government's economic policies, including tax and en…

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Geneva hospital: Cuban doctor with Ebola stable

Geneva hospital: Cuban doctor with Ebola stable

BERLIN (AP) — A Swiss hospital says a Cuban doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone is in a stable condition after nearly two days of treatment.

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Egypt lawyers union: Judge 'terrorizing' attorneys

Egypt lawyers union: Judge 'terrorizing' attorneys

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's lawyers union has criticized an Egyptian judge for "disparaging" and "terrorizing" the defense team of a prominent activi…

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Mali: New Ebola case confirmed, 2 more suspected

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali on Saturday confirmed a new case of Ebola and said two more suspected patients are being tested, raising concern abou…

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Pope meets with autistic children

Pope meets with autistic children

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis tenderly embraced children with autism spectrum disorders, some of whom avoided meeting his gaze, during an a…

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Strong quake in western China kills at least 1

Strong quake in western China kills at least 1

BEIJING (AP) — A strong earthquake struck a lightly populated, mountainous area of western China on Saturday, killing at least one person, inj…

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