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Burundi's president urges unity after contentious polls

July 31, 2015

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi's re-elected president is urging unity after winning contentious polls that the international community says were not credible. more »»

Suicide bomber kills 10 at Maiduguri market in north Nigeria

July 31, 2015

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A suicide bomber killed about 10 people at a crowded market early Friday in a blast that thundered across the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, witnesses said. more »»

Aquino chooses Roxas as Philippine presidential candidate

July 31, 2015

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Friday he had picked Interior Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II as the administration candidate to succeed him in elections... more »»

Greek bailout talks shift into higher gear

July 31, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's talks with its international creditors on a third bailout worth 85 billion euros ($93 billion) shifted into a higher gear on Friday, with lead negotiators from the... more »»

Searchers scour beaches in hopes of unlocking MH370 mystery

July 31, 2015

SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) — Searchers are scouring the Reunion coastline in hopes of finding more debris that officials hope will unlock the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 37. more »»

Turkey: 5 killed in clashes between authorities and PKK

July 31, 2015

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kurdish rebels raided a Turkish police station and fired on railway workers in two separate attacks that left five dead, officials said Friday, amid renewed conflict between... more »»

Afghan Taliban release statement praising new leader

July 31, 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban on Friday praised their new leader, saying he was one of the most "trusted" associates of the late Mullah Mohammad Omar, a statement likely meant to... more »»

Greek bailout talks to shift gear

July 31, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Lead negotiators from the European Union and International Monetary Fund began an intensive round of talks with Greece on Friday to hammer out details of a third... more »»

Attack in West Bank kills Palestinian child, homes torched

July 31, 2015

DUMA, West Bank (AP) — Suspected Jewish assailants attacked a Palestinian village in the West Bank early Friday and torched two homes, killing a young child and critically wounding at least three... more »»

Officials hope to give Flight 370 families some answers soon

July 31, 2015

SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) — After 16 agonizing months without answers, loved ones of those on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 will likely have to wait at least another day for confirmation tha... more »»

French Jewish immigrants flock to Israeli coastal city

July 31, 2015

NETANYA, Israel (AP) — The coastal city of Netanya markets itself as the "Israeli Riviera" and walking along its main pedestrian boulevard, one would be hard-pressed to tell it apart from its twi... more »»

Israeli military: child killed in West Bank attack

July 31, 2015

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The Israeli military says suspected Jewish assailants set fire to two Palestinian West Bank homes, killing a child and critically wounding four others. more »»

AP investigation prompts new round of slave rescues

July 31, 2015

Authorities in Papua New Guinea have rescued eight fishermen held on board a Thai-owned refrigerated cargo ship, and dozens of other boats are still being sought in response to an Associated Pres... more »»

Wing part could help solve what happened to MH370

July 31, 2015

SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) — A barnacle-encrusted wing part that washed up on a remote Indian Ocean island could help solve one of aviation's greatest mysteries, as investigators work to connect i... more »»

Greece's Tsipras prevails over rebels at party meeting

July 31, 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has defeated a bid by dissenters in his left-wing Syriza party to push for an end to bailout talks and an exit from the euro currency. more »»

Q&A: A look at the new leader of Afghanistan's Taliban

July 30, 2015

Mullah Mohammad Akhtar Mansoor, who has been tapped to succeed Mullah Mohammad Omar as the Taliban's leader, is said to have close ties with authorities in Pakistan. more »»

New Nigerian general to head multinational Boko Haram fight

July 30, 2015

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's Defense Ministry has appointed a new general to head the multinational army it is hoped can defeat the Boko Haram Islamic uprising that has killed 20,000 people an... more »»

AP investigation prompts new round of slave rescues

July 30, 2015

Authorities in Papua New Guinea have rescued eight fishermen held on board a Thai-owned refrigerated cargo ship, and dozens of other boats are still being sought in response to an Associated Pres... more »»

Nigeria rescues 71, mostly women and girls, from Boko Haram

July 30, 2015

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian soldiers rescued 71 people, almost all girls and women, in firefights that killed many Boko Haram militants in villages near the northeastern city of Maiduguri,... more »»

Man describes find that could solve MH370 plane mystery

July 30, 2015

SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) — Johnny Begue was out collecting stones on the French Indian Ocean island he calls home when he says he saw part of an airplane wing washed up in the sand. more »»

 
 

 

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