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GAZA CITY, Gaza (AP) — A brief cease-fire Saturday in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas militants allowed thousands to return home to see the destruction.Palestinians walked through the concrete rubble that once used to be homes, collecting ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's chief prosecutor charged 20 suspected militants Saturday with carrying terrorist attacks that killed seven people and wounded more than 100, amid new clashes between soldiers and insurgents in the restive Sinai Peninsula.The ...more

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ORANJESTAD, Aruba (AP) — Flights between Aruba and Venezuela have resumed after the South American country suspended them following the arrest of the highest-ranking Venezuelan official ever detained on a U.S. warrant.Aruba Justice Minister Arth ...more

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PARIS (AP) — France's interior minister has called on organizers of a banned pro-Gaza protest to observe the order, fearing anti-Semitic violence.Bernard Cazeneuve made his public appeal shortly before Saturday's demonstration in Paris was to st ...more

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BEIT HANOUN, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Gaza residents who had fled Israel-Hamas fighting streamed back to devastated border areas during a lull Saturday to find large-scale destruction: scores of homes were pulverized, wreckage blocked roads and p ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Gunmen traveling in 10 black SUVs seized a senior Sunni politician who had previously been jailed on terrorism charges from his home in Baghdad, police officers said Saturday.It was not immediately clear if Riyadh al-Adhdah, the h ...more

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Two government critics in Swaziland have been sentenced to two years in prison after being found guilty of contempt of court for publishing articles lamenting alleged threats to judicial independence in the southern African kingdom. ...more

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak will travel to the Netherlands on Wednesday to discuss the downed Malaysia Airlines jet with his Dutch counterpart.Najib said in a statement Saturday that he and Dutch Prime Mini ...more

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LONDON (AP) — When air travel goes wrong, the modern world has given us a script to follow.Forensic workers in coveralls descend on the crash scene. Police tape seals off the site and keeps the full horror at a distance. There is an orderly numb ...more

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BRUSSELS (AP) — EU extends Ukraine sanctions to hit Russian intelligence officials, rebel leaders: documents. ...more