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BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A U.N. military vehicle struck a land mine Sunday in the volatile Kidal region of northern Mali, killing a Chadian soldier and wounding four other peacekeepers, a spokesman for the U.N. mission in the West African country said.< ...more

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CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico (AP) — A powerful Hurricane Odile bore down on the resort area of Los Cabos on Sunday, prompting Mexican authorities to evacuate vulnerable coastal areas and prepare shelters for up to 30,000 people.The U.S. National Hurri ...more

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Terrorists will use Australia's deployment of troops and war planes to the Middle East as an excuse to target Australians, Prime Minister Tony Abbott warned on Monday.Australia is preparing to contribute 600 troops and ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Now it's Britain's turn to mourn.British aid worker David Haines has been beheaded — like two American journalists before him — and the Islamic State group is threatening to kill a fourth captive.A grisly video released by t ...more

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TORONTO (AP) — A World War II code-breaker drama starring Benedict Cumberbatch has won the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival.Director Morten Tyldum's "The Imitation Game" claimed the coveted Grolsch People's Choice Award on Su ...more

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LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week swung into Day 3 Sunday, packed from morning to night with next season's womenswear offerings from dozens of designers.Fashionistas were spoilt for choice, with Temperley, Topshop Unique, Paul Smith and Pringle ...more

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STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt concedes election defeat, says he will step down. ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has made her first comments about this week's Scottish independence vote, urging Scots to "think very carefully about the future."But the popular monarch didn't indicate a preference on how Scots should vote, car ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Egypt will hunt down exiled Muslim Brotherhood leaders and seek their arrest, a top official said Sunday, after Qatar ordered them to leave its territory despite initially hosting group members following the ouster of Egypt's Islamist Pres ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Vivienne Westwood may be staging a catwalk show, but Scotland — not clothes — is foremost on the designer's mind.Never one to shy away from making a political statement, the eccentric 73-year-old grand dame of British fashion used ...more