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PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — A North Korean spokesman is blaming the United States and its allies for a "human rights racket" a day after the U.N. Security Council met to discuss a new report that accuses the reclusive communist regime of crimes again ...more

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BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — A senior Irish Republican Army hard-liner has been shot to death in Belfast three years after former comrades in his splinter group threatened to kill them.Nearby residents say gunmen escorted the victim, 43-year ...more

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An attack on a U.N. peacekeeping base in South Sudan where some 5,000 members of an ethnic minority had sought shelter killed 58 people and injured about 100 others, a U.N. official said Friday.An angry mob of youths attack ...more

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VIENNA (AP) — A 57-nation organization with a history of mediation but no enforcing powers has been tasked with helping to translate diplomatic progress on easing Ukrainian tensions into reality on the ground.A special team of the Organization f ...more

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ARACATACA, Colombia (AP) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in his twisting, impassioned novels.Colombia inspired and dismayed Garcia Marquez in equal measure, and the feeling was often mutual.< ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — A powerful car bomb exploded Friday outside a mosque in a pro-government district of central Syria, killing 14 people in the latest violence to hit the war-shattered city, state-run Syrian television reported.The bombing occurred a ...more

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ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties.The U.S. Geol ...more

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KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. Several more were injured.The Sher ...more

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ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's ailing incumbent president wins 4th term with 81 percent of vote. ...more

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ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's ailing incumbent president wins 4th term with 81 percent of vote. ...more