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JERUSALEM (AP) — Christians in the Holy Land have commemorated the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.Thousands of Christian pilgrims filled the cobblestone alleyways of the Old City o ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — A powerful earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey calculated its magnitude at 7.5 and said it was centered near the Pacific resort of Acapulco, where many Mexicans are vacationing for the E ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — US Geological Survey says Mexico quake magnitude 7.5. ...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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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canadian police confirmed Thursday an arrest has been made in the Netherlands in the case of a Canadian teenager who was blackmailed into exposing herself in front of a webcam. The 15-year-old later committed suicide ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Officials in Iraq say a bomb planted on a street full of shoppers in the capital, Baghdad, has killed three people and wounded five.Police officers say the explosion took place in the capital's predominantly Shiite neighborhood of ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Authorities in Egypt say they have seized a cache of Jewish religious artifacts that smugglers wanted to ship to Belgium at one of the country's main ports.Antiquities Minister Mohammed Ibrahim said in a statement Friday that offici ...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 peoples, state-run Syrian television reported.The bombing occurred as worshippers left the Bilal al-Habshi mosque on the ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian state TV: 14 people killed in car bomb near mosque in pro-government district of Homs. ...more

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Abdullah Gul has signaled that he doesn't want to swap jobs with Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan when the presidential term ends later this year.Gul said Friday he opposes a model similar to that of Ru ...more