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GULF OF THE FARALLONES NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY (AP) — Federal researchers are exploring several underwater sites where ships sank while navigating in the treacherous waters west of San Francisco in the decades following the Gold Rush.Over the ...more

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EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — The two sides in Scotland's independence debate scrambled Tuesday to convert undecided voters, with just two days to go until a referendum on separation.The pitch of the debate has grown increasingly urgent. Anti-indep ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi lawmakers say the country's prime minister has made his decision on the remaining posts in his Cabinet, including the critical positions of interior minister and defense minister.Hussein al-Maliki and Hamad Saadoun, two lawm ...more

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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Sri Lanka, where he will help launch a new port city project funded by his government.Xi was welcomed by Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa. The two are expected to oversee t ...more

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BRUSSELS (AP) — A Belgian official says a convicted rapist and murderer who has been imprisoned for almost three decades has been granted the right to die after doctors agreed his psychological condition was incurable.The official said Tuesday B ...more

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish military spokesman says one Polish soldier has been killed and two others wounded in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan.Spokesman Lt. Col. Piotr Walatek said Sgt. Rafal Celebudzki was killed early Tuesday on a st ...more

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DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — International efforts to stop the accelerating spread of Ebola in West Africa were ramping up Tuesday, but a medical charity warned that the response is still dangerously behind and time is running out to act.Public health ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — The spokesman of Egypt's transitional justice ministry says the body is drafting amendments to the country's disputed protest law, which bans demonstrations without a police permit.Mahmoud Abdel-Bari says on Tuesday that the ministr ...more

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THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Emergency services say two people have been killed and an unknown number injured in a pileup at least 150 cars and trucks on a Dutch highway shrouded in thick mist.The Zeeland Security Region said in a statement tha ...more

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police: shots fired inside court building in Copenhagen; 1 killed, 1 wounded. ...more