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  • Pope canonizes 2 Indians, 4 Italians

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has canonized six new saints, including a priest and a nun from the Indian state of Kerala, in a packed ceremony in St. Peter's Square. The pope offered prayers Sunday for the saints, four Italians from disparate regions and two Indians from the...

  • Police find mom of baby abandoned in Sydney drain

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    SYDNEY (AP) — Police in Australia questioned but have not charged a 30-year-old woman whose newborn baby boy was found Sunday abandoned in a drain near a Sydney freeway. The baby, who is only a few days old, was in serious but stable condition in Sydney's Westmead Children's Hospital,...

  • Polish opposition questions election results

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's main opposition leader suggested Sunday that local election results were falsified and said he will ask his supporters to protest them at a rally Dec. 13. "We consider (the results) not true and unreliable, simply not to use the word 'falsified,"...

  • Israel mulls hard-line legislation after attacks

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli government on Sunday called for new hard-line measures, including a proposal to strip Palestinian attackers of their residency rights, in response to a wave of deadly violence. The measures were billed as a deterrent, but critics view them as racist...

  • Iran: Nuclear talks may focus on an extension

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    VIENNA (AP) — With a deadline approaching for a nuclear deal, an Iranian official said Sunday that the discussion may soon have to shift from trying to reach an agreement to extending negotiations past the target date. The official, a member of the Iranian delegation in Vienna, said...

  • Tunisians hold landmark presidential election

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia took another step forward in its peaceful transition to democracy on Sunday by holding its first free presidential election, with voters hoping for more stability and a better economy. Many Tunisians weighed security against the freedoms brought by their...

  • UK police: up to 5 terror plots foiled this year

    Published: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    LONDON (AP) — The head of London's police force says as many as five terror plots were foiled this year, as he warned of increasing pressure on resources amid the rising threat. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe told the BBC on Sunday that normally security services...

  • Ferguson prepares for grand jury decision

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend. Tension has been mounting in Ferguson...

  • Marion Barry remembered for love of DC

    Published: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday at the age of 78, was remembered for his love for the city he served: ___ "Marion was not just a colleague...

  • Buffalo residents urged to prepare for flooding

    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The mayor of Buffalo says the city is making significant progress clearing snow-clogged streets even as a flooding threat looms. Mayor Byron Brown says Sunday a ban on driving will continue in hard-hit South Buffalo as hundreds of dump trucks, loaders and other...

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