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LONDON (AP) — The residents of England's windswept, wave-lashed southwest are Europe's newest official minority.The British government said Thursday Cornish people have been given the same status as Scots, Welsh and Irish — the U.K.'s other Celt ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government airstrikes targeted a vegetable market in a rebel-held town in the northern Aleppo province on Thursday, killing at least 18 people and wounding scores of others, opposition activists said.The Britain-based Syrian ...more

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A prestigious international school in Indonesia said Thursday it was cooperating with police in their investigation of alleged abuse of a 6-year-old student and was devastated upon learning of allegations against an American t ...more

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SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian government troops moved against pro-Russia forces in the east of the country on Thursday and killed at least two of them in clashes at checkpoints manned by the insurgents, the government and insurgents said. Russian ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Caroline Kennedy says she could "absolutely" see herself endorsing Hillary Rodham Clinton for president but she has to decide soon whether to run.Kennedy says she hopes Clinton will run. Kennedy was speaking in an interview with ABC ...more

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KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The civilian head of Congo's vanquished M23 rebel movement says hundreds of rebels are stuck in Uganda as they await confirmation of amnesty from Congo's government.Rene Abandi said Thursday that he expects Congo to "widen ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Activists: Government airstrikes on vegetable market in northern Syria kill at least 18 people. ...more

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DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Kiev, insurgents in eastern Ukraine say at least 2 dead in clashes. ...more

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ROME (AP) — Inside a chapel on the edge of Rome, a nun uses a key to open a wooden wall panel, revealing a hidden niche. Behind glass and stitched loosely to supporting backing hangs a relic of holy suffering: the bullet-pocked, bloodstained undershirt ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Bankruptcy proceedings began Thursday for the Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange, a move that was widely expected after the Tokyo District Court decided earlier this month that the company would not be able to resurrect itself.An administrato ...more