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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government battling the po ...more

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu says the country has confirmed two new Ebola cases, the first two to have spread beyond those who had direct contact with the ill traveler from Liberia who brought the disease to Nigeria.< ...more

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GENEVA (AP) — The death toll from three years of Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday.The figure, covering the period from March 2011 to April 2014, is the first issued by the U.N.'s human r ...more

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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria confirms first 2 Ebola cases beyond those who had direct contact with ill traveler . ...more

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police have arrested eight suspected members of an online syndicate accused of blackmailing more than 1,000 Hong Kong and Singapore residents after luring them into exposing themselves in front of webcam, an offici ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Forecasts for more heavy rains in western Japan raised the risk Friday of further landslides in Hiroshima, hindering efforts to locate dozens of people still missing after hills around the city collapsed earlier this week.The Fire a ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas media: Masked gunmen kill 7 alleged informers for Israel near Gaza mosque. ...more

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PARIS (AP) — Two girls, aged 15 and 17, are under investigation in France for allegedly making plans to join jihadis in Syria.The Paris prosecutor's office said on Friday that the girls, one from Tarbes in the southwest, the other from the city ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — A German court says a landlady was within her rights to evict a man for persistently using a squeaky swing set in his apartment late at night as a sex prop.The court in Munich said Friday the unidentified man installed the "very ol ...more

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HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabweans battered by economic problems have flocked to Nigeria to visit faith healers and collect lucky charms, but their government is urging them to stay away because of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.Zimbabwe's s ...more