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Syrian state TV: government forces advance in Aleppo

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BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state TV is reporting that government forces are advancing in the old quarter of the northern city of Aleppo and have captured...

Netanyahu: New Africa ties will quell UN anti-Israel bias

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JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli leader says the days when the United Nations "automatically votes against Israel" are numbered.

Benjamin Netanyahu...

4 men acquitted of abetting terrorism in Denmark case

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Four men acquainted with a gunman who killed two people in attacks against a free-speech seminar and a synagogue in...

Driver in hayride crash: I didn't know of mechanical issues

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BATH, Maine (AP) — The man who was behind the wheel of the Jeep involved in a fatal Halloween-themed hayride crash two years ago in Maine says he had...

Key government witness to testify for 3rd day in bridge case
Key government witness to testify for 3rd day in bridge case

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A jury is scheduled to hear for a third day from a key government witness in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing...

Cheers and jeers: Americans tune into Trump-Clinton debate
Cheers and jeers: Americans tune into Trump-Clinton debate

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — From senior centers to college campuses and bars featuring campaign-themed cocktails, Americans laughed, cheered and jeered through...

Alleged timber smuggler says reporters should honor payoffs

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PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — An alleged timber smuggler in Cambodia has given journalists an unusual lesson in ethics: People who take bribes should...

Responding to Trump, China says committed to Korea stability

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BEIJING (AP) — China said Tuesday it is making every effort to ensure stability on the Korean Peninsula, responding to implications from U.S....

Pakistan arrests 7 over attacks on court, Christian colony

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PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's military says it has arrested seven militants accused of carrying out attacks on a Christian colony and a court...

Swarm of minor quakes shakes part of Southern California

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A series of minor earthquakes has rattled a rural area of Southern California near the U.S.-Mexico border.

No injuries or...

Sri Lanka exhumes body of slain editor for new investigation
Sri Lanka exhumes body of slain editor for new investigation

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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The body of a newspaper editor killed seven years ago was exhumed Tuesday for a fresh investigation as Sri Lanka's...

EU presses ahead with military plans, UK opposes any EU army

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BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union nations pressed ahead Tuesday with plans to boost military cooperation as Britain vowed to oppose the creation of an...

Makeshift bomb explodes on Cypriot referee's car

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NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The Cyprus Football Association has condemned a bomb attack against the car of a top referee, calling it a blight on the...

Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord

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CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across this South American nation, Colombians have embarked on a new,...

DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan case

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal appeals court in Washington is set to hear arguments Tuesday in the legal fight over President Barack Obama's plan to...

Global stocks up as traders follow US presidential debate
Global stocks up as traders follow US presidential debate

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BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were higher Tuesday as traders followed the U.S. presidential debate between candidates Hillary Clinton and...

Official: 13 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says that at least 13 Afghan army soldiers were killed when a group of Taliban militants attacked their...

Carter: Nuke force changes are 'bearing fruit'
Carter: Nuke force changes are 'bearing fruit'

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MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter, who inherited a tangled web of problems in the Air Force nuclear missile corps when...

Air France workers on trial over ripping off bosses' shirts
Air France workers on trial over ripping off bosses' shirts

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BOBIGNY, France (AP) — Fifteen current and former Air France workers went on trial Tuesday for alleged violence during a union protest last year at...

ADB says developing Asian economies are holding steady
ADB says developing Asian economies are holding steady

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Developing economies in Asia are holding steady and will grow at the earlier forecast rate of 5.7 percent this year and...

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