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Judge lets federal flaring rules take effect during lawsuit

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — New nationwide rules to curtail the practice of burning off excess natural gas from oil and gas wells on federal land took effect...

Nigerian air force bombs refugee camp, more than 100 dead
Nigerian air force bombs refugee camp, more than 100 dead

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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A Nigerian air force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp on Tuesday,...

Gun industry, suicide prevention forge unlikely alliance
Gun industry, suicide prevention forge unlikely alliance

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The gun industry's leading lobbying group and a foundation devoted to preventing suicide are partnering to try to reduce suicides over...

Top NATO general echoes Trump's 'obsolete' criticism

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BRUSSELS (AP) — A top NATO general is conceding that parts of the military alliance need to be brought up to date following U.S. President-elect Donald...

Markets cheer, EU wary as UK PM May signals 'clean Brexit'
Markets cheer, EU wary as UK PM May signals 'clean Brexit'

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LONDON (AP) — Britain's future outside the European Union became much clearer Tuesday: It's so long to the single market, goodbye to the European Court...

Tajani elected president of European Parliament
Tajani elected president of European Parliament

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BRUSSELS (AP) — Antonio Tajani of the EPP Christian Democrat group was elected president of the European Parliament on Tuesday in a daylong polling...

The Latest: US hopes Brexit talks can avoid economic turmoil
The Latest: US hopes Brexit talks can avoid economic turmoil

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LONDON (AP) — The Latest on British Prime Minister Theresa May's speech on Brexit (all times local): 7:50 p.m. The Obama administration says it hopes...

Putin: Obama administration trying to undermine Trump
Putin: Obama administration trying to undermine Trump

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MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin took a parting shot at the Obama administration Tuesday, accusing it of trying to undermine Donald Trump's...

2 soldiers killed as Ivory Coast unrest continues over pay

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ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — This month's unrest in Ivory Coast turned deadly for the first time Tuesday, as a witness said two soldiers were killed in...

Romanian prosecutor slams fugitive for harassment campaign

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BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A senior Romanian intelligence official announced his retirement Tuesday after a businessman and former lawmaker indicted on...

Ex-UK foreign secretary faces legal action in rendition case
Ex-UK foreign secretary faces legal action in rendition case

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LONDON (AP) — A lawsuit against former U.K. Foreign Secretary Jack Straw brought by an ex-Libyan dissident who alleges he and his wife were abducted...

Official: Germany eyes holding general election on Sept. 24
Official: Germany eyes holding general election on Sept. 24

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BERLIN (AP) — The German government is aiming to hold this year's general election on Sept. 24. A German official, speaking on condition of anonymity,...

As US looks inward, China seeks a lead role on world stage
As US looks inward, China seeks a lead role on world stage

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DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — With the U.S. increasingly looking inward and China eager to take a lead on the global stage, Chinese President Xi Jinping on...

Iran's president welcomes Syria talks planned for next week
Iran's president welcomes Syria talks planned for next week

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that he hopes talks planned for next week can mark the beginning of the end of the...

Polish opposition slams ruling party's electoral reform plan
Polish opposition slams ruling party's electoral reform plan

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Changes to an electoral law proposed by Poland's conservative ruling party are aimed at helping it win local elections next year,...

Turkey: Istanbul nightclub attacker confessed after capture
Turkey: Istanbul nightclub attacker confessed after capture

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ISTANBUL (AP) — The accused perpetrator of a New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul has confessed and his fingerprints are a match, Turkish...

Norway defends mass murderer Breivik's prison conditions

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OSLO, Norway (AP) — Norway on Tuesday defended the prison conditions under which mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik is being held. The state...

Czech boars still radioactive 31 years after Chernobyl

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PRAGUE (AP) — An agency in the Czech Republic says about a half of all wild boars in the country's southwest are radioactive and considered unsafe for...

Israel's Netanyahu mired in series of corruption allegations
Israel's Netanyahu mired in series of corruption allegations

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu might be upbeat these days: The economy is growing, his opposition is weak and the incoming Trump...

The Latest: Report: Gunman was on wanted list in Uzbekistan
The Latest: Report: Gunman was on wanted list in Uzbekistan

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ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of Istanbul nightclub gunman (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Turkey's state-run news agency says the gunman who...

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