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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq and Iran pushed back Monday against U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter's criticisms over the fall of Ramadi to the Islamic State group, with an Iranian general going as far as saying America had "no will" to fight the extremists. ...more

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SYDNEY (AP) — California has turned to the world's driest inhabited continent for solutions to its longest and sharpest drought on record.Australia, the land poet Dorothea Mackellar dubbed "a sunburnt country," suffered a torturous drought from ...more

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SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A United Nations-sponsored Yemeni peace conference that was to start Thursday in Geneva has been indefinitely postponed, officials said.The talks were meant to end weeks of heavy fighting and Saudi-led airstrikes against an I ...more

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's military says suspected Kurdish militants have fired two mortar rounds at a military base in the country's southeast region, prompting the military to fire back in retaliation.A statement posted Monday on the milit ...more

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish voters have sent a strong signal that they are unhappy with the country's direction, apparently unseating a president despite the country's years of fast economic growth and unprecedented stability.According to an ex ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced Monday to eight months in prison in a case involving allegations he accepted cash-stuffed envelopes from an American supporter.Here's a look at Olmert's four-decade politic ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced Monday to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter, capping the dramatic downfall of a man who only years earlier led the country and hoped to b ...more

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By Fayaz Bukhari SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Militants attacked a mobile phone shop in Indian Kashmir on Monday, killing one employee and wounding two, in the second attack in as many days to target telecommunication businesses in the dispute ...more

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7:30 a.m. CDTAn evacuation order has been lifted for people living near a reservoir north of Houston after weather improved and work crews made progress shoring up threatened areas along a levee weakened by recent heavy rains.Montgomery C ...more

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In this photo by Niranjan Shrestha, a man who lost his family members in the deadly earthquake one month ago walks into his damaged house in Kathmandu, Nepal. Two powerful earthquakes on April 25 and May 12 killed nearly 8,700 people and damaged or des ...more