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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has vowed that his crackdown on official corruption will ensure there is no repeat of a banking scandal in which almost $1 billion was embezzled, decimating confidence in the country's fi ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Britain has taken the unusual step of issuing a general terror warning to all U.K. travelers overseas because of fears that they could be targeted by Islamic State group terrorists seeking revenge for coalition actions in the Middle East. ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Storms rained on the San Francisco Giants' World Series championship parade before moving south, where they brought fears of flooding and prompted the evacuation of several homes north of Los Angeles over mudslide concerns.A ...more

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By Mariam Karouny BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamist militants affiliated to al Qaeda seized the last remaining stronghold of Western-backed rebels in Syria's northwest province of Idlib on Saturday after days of fighting, rebels and a monitoring gr ...more

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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The leader of Nigeria's Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has denied agreeing to any cease-fire with the government and said more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls all have converted to Islam and been married off.In a new ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Mexican judge ordered the immediate release of a jailed U.S. Marine veteran who spent eight months behind bars for crossing the border with loaded guns.The judge on Friday called for retired Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi (Tah ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Clashing views from the White House and Republicans about the nation's trajectory are closing out the final week before Election Day.President Barack Obama on Saturday emphasized economic growth during his tenure while the Sena ...more

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A mortar fired from the Gaza Strip hit southern Israel, the Israeli military said on Saturday, the second such incident since a seven-week war in the Palestinian enclave ended in August. Hours after the projectile st ...more

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By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Borna Coric's profile page on his Facebook account reads simply, "Croatian tennis player on a mission to the top!". It is a lofty claim but the 17-year-old from Zagreb has already taken giant stri ...more

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Middle school art teacher Cynthia Bliss laced up her sneakers, grabbed a jacket and spent most of a recent Saturday asking strangers to help her oust Republican Gov. Scott Walker from office."We're teachers in the area and t ...more