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EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Results in Edinburgh push anti-independence side to edge of victory in Scotland. ...more

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BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A roadside bomb in northern Mali killed five U.N. peacekeepers and wounded several others on Thursday, a spokesman said of the latest in a string of deadly attacks on the force.A car carrying Chadian troops hit the explosive ...more

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INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — North Korea is making a statement on the international sports stage — a fashion statement.Standing tall in the land of K-pop and Gangnam style, the North's top athletes have been looking decidedly sharper than usual a ...more

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EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Voters in Scotland turned out in unprecedented numbers for an independence referendum and with most votes counted Friday, results suggested a strong wish to keep Scotland's 307-year union with England.With 26 of 32 reg ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has retired due to recurring knee injuries.The 32-year-old Li posted a statement on social media sites Friday, ending a week of intensifying ...more

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ARCELIA, Mexico (AP) — Mexico's Civil Rights Commission says it is investigating the circumstances of a June confrontation between the army and a suspected drug gang that left 22 people dead.The revelation came Thursday after The Associated Pres ...more

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Heavy rains due to a storm and the seasonal monsoon have caused widespread flooding in the Philippine capital and nearby provinces, shutting down schools and government offices.Local officials interviewed on radio repo ...more

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BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's military ruler apologized for suggesting that attractive foreign tourists might be unsafe on the country's world-famous beaches if they wear bikinis.The comments came just after the bodies of two British tourists were f ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — China's famed tennis player Li Na announces her retirement on her microblog. ...more

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SYDNEY (AP) — Crews will resume the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 at the end of the month, and will begin the search in an area farther south than initially planned.Australian Transport Safety Bureau Chief Commissioner Martin Dol ...more