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TORONTO (AP) — Two U.S. F16 fighter jets escorted a Panama-City bound plane back to Toronto on Friday after a passenger threatened the aircraft.Flight 772 turned around over West Virginia about 45 minutes after its 7 a.m. (1100 GMT) departure fr ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — US's Kerry says more work needed to reach deal on 7-day truce between Hamas and Israel. ...more

AP News - 53 minutes ago

CAIRO (AP) — US's Kerry says more work needed to reach deal on 7-day truce between Hamas and Israel. ...more

AP News - 53 minutes ago

CAIRO (AP) — US's Kerry says more work needed to reach deal on 7-day truce between Hamas and Israel. ...more

AP News - 58 minutes ago

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian officials say a Liberian man died of Ebola in a Lagos hospital Friday after arriving in the country on Tuesday. It is the first case of Ebola to be confirmed in Nigeria since the current outbreak began in West Africa earl ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — Bayreuth's annual opera festival has gotten off to an unexpectedly dramatic start, with a technical malfunction forcing an interruption shortly after the opening performance of Richard Wagner's "Tannhaeuser" kicked off.German news ...more

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SNIZHNE, Ukraine (AP) — It was lunchtime when a tracked launcher with four SA-11 surface-to-air missiles rolled into town and parked on Karapetyan Street. Fifteen hundred miles (2,400 kilometers) to the west, passengers were checking in for Malaysia Ai ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel media: Israel's security cabinet unanimously rejects Kerry's proposal for Gaza truce. ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban's reclusive leader is warning that a bilateral security pact allowing foreign troops to stay in Afghanistan beyond the end of this year will mean more fighting.In a blow to hopes for peace talks, Mullah Moha ...more

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — As Nigeria's insurgency becomes more violent, political and far-reaching, Nigerian forces are increasing security ahead Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim celebration marking the end of Ramadan, according to Emmanuel Okeh, a spokesman for th ...more