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SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — A Macedonian police helicopter crashed overnight during a training flight near the southern town of Strumica, killing all four people on board, authorities said Friday.Interior Minister Gordana Jankulovska said the four ...more

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LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Senior Portuguese officials gave assurances Friday about the soundness of Portugal's biggest bank, seeking to defuse tension after world markets went into a spin over fears that Banco Espirito Santo's troubles could reignite Eur ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Gaza rocket fire struck a gas station and set it ablaze Friday in southern Israel, seriously wounding one person as rocket fire also came from Lebanon for the first time in the four-day offensive.The attack on the gas station in ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — Family members of a Russian man charged with hacking in the United States insist he is innocent and fear incarceration will kill him.Roman Seleznev, son of a prominent Russian lawmaker, was arrested on bank fraud and other charges ...more

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LONDON (AP) — The most advanced vaccine for dengue only offers modest protection but could still help millions of people avoid the devastating effects of the disease known as "breakbone fever," according to a large trial.There is no treatment fo ...more

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PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — An American and a Briton were among seven people injured Friday as hundreds of daredevils took part in the fifth running of the bulls at Spain's San Fermin festival in Pamplona.The Spanish Red Cross said no one was gored i ...more

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SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — After 19 years, Hajrija Selimovic will finally have a place to mourn her family on Friday.Selimovic was reburying her husband and two sons under white tombstones in a cemetery for victims of the Europe's worst ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials say they have closed three major border crossings in the wake of heavy fighting in Ukraine.Russian news agencies on Friday quoted Vasily Malayev, spokesman for the Federal Security Service in the Rostov region, as ...more

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NEW DELHI (AP) — Actress and dancer Zohra Sehgal, who charmed viewers with her impish grin and twinkling eyes, has died of heart failure in New Delhi at age 102.Sehgal had been hospitalized with pneumonia earlier in the week and passed away Thur ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — Japanese musician Ryuichi Sakamoto, who shared an Oscar for Bernardo Bertolucci's "The Last Emperor" score, has been diagnosed with throat cancer and has canceled his upcoming performances to focus on his health."I promise to return ...more