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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza officials: Israeli tank fire kills 4 Palestinians after cease-fire. ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — A rabbi, an imam and a priest start praying together under the same roof. It may sound like the start of a joke, but hopes are high it will become reality in Berlin.The three men are working together to build a common house of wors ...more

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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian authorities say at least 10 government troops have been killed in an ambush by pro-Russian separatist rebels in an area near the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.Defense officials said in a statement Frida ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel and Hamas began observing a three-day Gaza cease-fire on Friday as diplomats worked to broker a lasting truce in a 25-day-old war that has killed more than 1,450 Palestinians, mainly civilians, and more than 60 Israe ...more

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TEL EL-HAYAT, Lebanon (AP) — The Syrian refugee woman huddled in the latest room she calls home, a peeling, run-down place outside a north Lebanese village. The mother of six doesn't know how she'll pay the rent. She's gotten by over the past year by t ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Japan said Friday that it will name five uninhabited islands as part of a group in the East China Sea, a move likely to spark anger from other claimants China and Taiwan.They are among the 158 uninhabited islands to be named Friday ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian officials say 17 Palestinians, including 10 members of one family, were killed in Israeli strikes ahead of a planned three-day cease-fire in the Gaza war.Health official Ashraf al-Kidra says the family me ...more

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MALIN, India (AP) — Heavy rains hampered efforts Friday by hundreds of rescue workers digging through heavy mud and debris, as the death toll from a landslide that engulfed an entire village in western India rose to 51.Rescuers are still looking ...more

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's prime minister has welcomed a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas as "a marvelous humanitarian thing."Prime Minister Tony Abbott's conservative government is a staunch ally of Israel, and angered Arab and Is ...more

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — U.S. officials say an American citizen of Haitian descent was killed by armed robbers shortly after arriving in her Caribbean homeland to visit relatives.The U.S. State Department on Thursday identified the victim as ...more