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SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean officials say they have arrested three suspects in the country's worst bomb attack in more than two decades.Interior and Security Minister Rodrigo Penailillo confirmed the arrests of two men and a women Thursday. ...more

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BRUSSELS (AP) — A spokesman for Belgium's prosecutors says police have arrested a high-ranking member of the rebel movement that plunged Liberia into conflict more than two decades ago, on charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity.Jean-P ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities say attacks have killed 12 people in and around the capital, Baghdad.Police officials say the deadliest attack happened when a bomb exploded Thursday in a commercial street in the northwestern district of Toubach ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Nearly three million Syrian children are not attending school due to the civil war raging in their homeland, an international charity group said Thursday, as the country's intractable conflict threatens to deny an entire a generation of e ...more

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine authorities arrested 43 suspected members of a syndicate that runs a lucrative online cybersex operation catering to clients worldwide, officials said Thursday.National Bureau of Investigation agents arreste ...more

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URUMQI, China (AP) — A Muslim Uighur scholar accused of separatism sought to show Thursday that his writings and classroom lectures, including descriptions of Chinese as dragons and Uighurs as wolves, were not a campaign to split his native Xinjiang re ...more

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EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Scots held the fate of the United Kingdom in their hands Thursday as they voted in a referendum on becoming an independent state, deciding whether to unravel a marriage with England that built an empire but has increasingly b ...more

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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Five high-ranking cardinals have taken one of Pope Francis' favorite theologians to task over an issue dear to the pope's heart and critical to the Vatican's upcoming two-year study on family issues.They have written a book, ...more

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SYDNEY (AP) — Police on Thursday said they thwarted a plot to carry out beheadings in Australia by supporters of the radical Islamic State group. They detained 15 people and raided more than a dozen properties across Sydney, though nine of those brough ...more

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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A Vietnamese court sentenced four policemen on Thursday to up to 17 years in prison for beating a suspect to death, in an unusually harsh punishment for police brutality.The online newspaper VnExpress said the Hanoi People' ...more