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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Archaeologists excavating a large burial mound in northern Greece have asked politicians and others seeking guided tours of the site to leave them in peace.The Culture Ministry appealed for "understanding" Thursday while th ...more

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KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An American tourist died trying to cross a flooded river in Nepal on Thursday, and two people were missing from a crowded boat that capsized on another river swollen by monsoon rains in the Himalayan country.The body of Jo ...more

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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.N.'s top official for children and armed conflicts says the use of child soldiers and violence against children is commonplace in South Sudan's year of warfare.Leila Zerrougui said during a stop in Kenya on Monday tha ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Police and intelligence services are using image analysis and voice-recognition software, studying social media postings and seeking human tips as they scramble to identify the militant recorded on a video showing the killing of American ...more

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Two men in rural South Africa are suspected of killing a farmworker with oranges, police said Thursday.Citing witness accounts, police Lt. Col. Moatshe Ngoepe said the suspects allegedly argued with the man, then collected or ...more

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STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nearly four centuries after Jonas Bronck set foot in America, his birthplace in southern Sweden is finally recognizing its historical link to the New York borough that bears his name.On Saturday the small town of Savsjo (SEV-she ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — An official inquiry has concluded that police and security services in Germany bungled the hunt for three neo-Nazis who years later turned out to be the main suspects in a far-right murder spree.Lawmakers in the eastern state of Th ...more

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IZVARYNE, Ukraine (AP) — CORRECTS: AP Journalist: 2 Red Cross jeeps cross into eastern Ukraine from Russia. (Corrects APNewsAlert to show that Red Cross jeeps, not 2 Russian aid convoy trucks, crossing border into Ukraine) ...more

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ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's famous cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan says he has suspended talks with the government after it appointed a new police chief in the capital Islamabad for an expected crackdown on anti-government protesters.Thou ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police said the death toll from rain-triggered landslides on the outskirts of Hiroshima city rose to 39 on Thursday with 51 people still missing, as search efforts continued in the devastated area.Hillsides caved in or were ...more