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DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — International observers turned back Wednesday after making another attempt to reach the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, and a government official said the area near the zone had been mined by ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military has declared a four-hour cease-fire in some areas of the Gaza Strip, saying it's for humanitarian reasons.The military says the cease-fire will go into effect at 3:00 p.m. (1200GMT) on Wednesday. It says the ...more

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NEW DELHI (AP) — Torrential rains triggered a massive landslide that buried a remote village in western India Wednesday, sweeping away scores of houses and possibly trapping more than 150 people, officials said.About 100 rescuers had reached the ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki says his government has allocated two installments of 500 billion dinars ($429 million) to assist citizens who have been internally displaced by the advance of Sunni militants across northern and west ...more

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GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Usain Bolt isn't finding his first trip to the "Friendly Games" to be completely friendly.The Jamaican sprinter was in the headlines Wednesday for allegedly using an expletive to describe his experience so far at the Com ...more

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LONDON (AP) — British officials says driverless cars will be tested on roads in as many as three cities in a trial program to begin in JanuaryOfficials said Wednesday the tests will last up to three years. Sensors and cameras will guide the cars ...more

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says an Istanbul court has ordered 11 more police officers formally arrested and jailed pending trial for allegedly illegally wiretapping Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and other officials.< ...more

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BRUSSELS (AP) — The man suspected of killing four people at the Brussels Jewish Museum in May has been charged with "murder in a terrorist context."One day after his extradition from France, federal police said Wednesday that Mehdi Nemmouche had ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government is still indiscriminately bombing civilians with explosives-filled barrels in defiance of a U.N. Security Council resolution, an international human rights group said Wednesday.Human Rights Watch's statement c ...more

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CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Hospital officials say at least 33 people are dead following a stampede at a rap concert in the capital of Guinea.Donka Hospital Director Fatou Sike Camara said Wednesday that the victims included children as young as 10.< ...more