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ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish authorities have issued arrest warrants for 33 police officers accused of plotting against the government.Turkey's private Dogan news agency says the warrants were filed Monday for the officers, including the former head ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Placido Domingo will be the closing act at this year's iTunes Festival in London.The famed Spanish tenor will perform Sept. 30 at the Roundhouse — the last performance of a month-long, starry line-up, festival organizers announced. ...more

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PARIS (AP) — The death toll in the partial collapse of a four-story apartment building has risen to seven in a northeastern Paris suburb after emergency crews pulled the body of an elderly woman from the rubble.Fire department spokesman Gabriel ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and separatist forces.The ...more

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HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for the southern Chinese financial hub.The legislators ...more

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ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani anti-government protesters stormed the state TV building on Monday, forcing the channel briefly off air as they clashed anew with police and pushed further into a sprawling government complex in the capital, Islamabad, in an ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — Officials say a 40-year-old man stabbed students and teachers with a knife at a school in central China, killing two people and injuring four before jumping to his death.Chengguan township official Deng Yunshan says the attack too ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — Two surveys show China's manufacturing growth decelerated in August due to weaker global demand and a slowdown in domestic investment.HSBC Corp. said Monday its purchasing managers index fell to 50.2 from July's 18-month high of 5 ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Police in Piedras Negras say that an apparently accidental explosion in a customs building on Mexico's border with the U.S. has killed one woman and injured five other people.Felix Alberto Lopez Arenas is the director of opera ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — Germany will send high-end rifles, tank-busting weapons and armored vehicles to aid Kurdish fighters battling Islamic extremists in Iraq, officials said Sunday.Germany's defense minister said the arms would be sent in three shipmen ...more