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REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano began erupting Saturday under the ice of Europe's largest glacier, prompting the country to close the airspace over the volcano.Thousands of small earthquakes have rattled the volcano, loca ...more

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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone has passed a new law imposing possible jail time for anyone caught hiding an Ebola patient — a common practice that the World Health Organization believes has contributed to a major underestimation of the curr ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Two airstrikes targeting Islamist militia positions in Libya's capital on Saturday killed 15 fighters and wounded 30, a senior Islamist militia leader and a militia spokesman said.It was not clear who carried out the airstrikes. Mis ...more

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PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of ethnic Kurds are marching in Paris to demand more international support for civilians in Iraq facing assaults by Islamic State militants.Waving flags, chanting and marching behind a banner, the demonstrators pressed for ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Witnesses say Israeli airstrike collapses 12-story apartment tower in Gaza City, 10 wounded. ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials say 3 explosions near Kurdish military stations in Kirkuk kill over 10 people. ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials say 3 explosions near Kurdish military stations in Kirkuk kill over 10 people. ...more

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — At least three people were seriously injured Saturday when mounted riot police charged demonstrators in southern Sweden, authorities said.Police spokeswoman Ewa-Gun Westford said officers on horseback chased rock-throw ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media said Saturday that eight convicted terrorists were executed in the far western region of Xinjiang, where ethnic conflicts have left dozens of people dead this year.Among those executed were three men convicted ...more

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DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian soccer champion Shakhtar Donetsk's stadium was damaged by shelling Saturday during the conflict between government troops and pro-Russian separatists.Club chief executive Sergei Palkin said two shells struck the ...more