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PARIS (AP) — France's top security official says five people have been arrested suspected of belonging to a ring that recruits young women to join Islamic militants in Syria.Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said the arrests were made Tuesday ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's government airlifted thousands of stranded foreign tourists out of the hurricane-ravaged resort of Los Cabos, as a weakened Odile headed over the Gulf of California Wednesday on a path toward the U.S. state of Arizona.


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DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — A building has been hit by rocket fire in the eastern Ukraine city of Donetsk, killing at least one person and adding to the growing number of civilian casualties in the region despite a nearly two-week-old cease-fire.An ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — Police in Beijing have formally arrested the son of Hong Kong martial arts film star Jackie Chan on suspicion of allowing other people to consume drugs, a charge that carries a maximum sentence of three years' imprisonment, prosecutors s ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — The arrest of a Russian billionaire on Wednesday sent shares in his holding company into a tailspin, wiping away more than $2.5 billion in market capitalization.Vladimir Yevtushenkov, who is worth $9 billion according to the Russia ...more

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HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A strong earthquake struck off the coast of Guam on Wednesday, causing minor damage and power outages.The magnitude-6.7 quake was about 30 miles north-northwest of Guam and 80 miles deep, reported the U.S. Geological Survey. ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — The militant Islamic State group has released a video warning the United States that fighters await it in Iraq if President Barack Obama sends troops there, as he and his top general said may happen.The 52-second video entitled "Fl ...more

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — It was an unexpected question from a woman hoping to sell me her Warsaw apartment: "Are you sure you want to buy now, when war could be coming?"Though she was half joking, her comment revealed an anxiety Poles express frequ ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli official says a multimillionaire celebrity rabbi with a following in the U.S. has accepted a plea bargain in a high-profile bribery case and could face a year in prison.The official says Rabbi Yoshiyahu Yosef Pinto, a ...more

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PARIS (AP) — About half of Iraq's army is incapable of partnering effectively with the U.S. to roll back the Islamic State group's territorial gains in western and northern Iraq, and the other half needs to be partially rebuilt with U.S. training and a ...more