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LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week reached its glitziest day Monday, with big names like Burberry and Tom Ford packing in the crowds, the supermodels and the celebrities.Day 4 of the style spectacle also saw the latest offerings from young talent ...more

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The top U.N. envoy in Libya is warning that rapidly deteriorating security and worsening political turmoil have brought the country to the "brink of protracted conflict and civil strife."Bernardino Leon, who took over two w ...more

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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone accused the World Health Organization on Monday of being "sluggish" in facilitating an evacuation of a doctor who died from Ebola before she could be sent out of the country for medical care.Dr. Olivet ...more

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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis met Monday with an Argentine judge who played a key role in the recent convictions of two former military officers for one of the most notorious crimes of the country's Dirty War.La Rioja Bishop Enrique Angelelli ...more

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PARIS (AP) — The house of Jean Paul Gaultier has announced that it is stopping women's and men's ready-to-wear collections.A short statement Monday said the 62-year-old designer — one of the most famous names in fashion — would be concentrating ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — A union representing Lufthansa pilots says they have called off plans to walk off the job at Germany's busiest airport Tuesday.The move came after Germany's biggest airline said it would proceed with its long-haul flights from Fran ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — The head of Egypt's Central Bank said on Monday that it has raised $8.5 billion for the construction of an expansion of the Suez Canal by selling investment certificates.Hisham Ramez told Al-Hayat TV that the bank secured the funds ...more

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GENEVA (AP) — This year is on track to become the deadliest ever for migrants crossing the Mediterranean Sea after two heavily loaded boats were wrecked in the past week, possibly killing 700 people fleeing Africa for Europe — the same number as died d ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say two separate bombings have killed eight people in and around the capital.Police officials say the first attack happened Monday afternoon when a roadside bomb explosion hit a patrol of anti-militant fighters, kn ...more

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SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security and tribal officials say at least 25 people were killed in clashes between Sunni tribesmen affiliated to the country's Muslim Brotherhood group and Shiite rebels in a northern city.The officials said Monday th ...more