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PANAMA CITY, Panama (AP) — Panamanian authorities say they have arrested a fugitive Colombian right-wing militia leader accused in more than 5,000 murders who officials say was posing as a construction company owner.National police chief Omar Pi ...more

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SAN RAMON, Mexico (AP) — The lumbering freight train known as "The Beast," a key part of the route for migrants heading north to the United States, rolled to an abrupt, unscheduled stop in the black of midnight.Mexican federal police and immigra ...more

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DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Liberia says it will open up a slum in its capital where thousands of people were barricaded to contain the spread of Ebola.Information Minister Lewis Brown says lifting the quarantine Saturday morning will not mean there i ...more

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland prevented a plane carrying Russia's defense minister from traveling through its airspace Friday, drawing an angry response from Moscow.The incident came at a time of tension between the two countries because of Russi ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — As Islamic militants rampage across northern Iraq, seizing vast swaths of territory and driving hundreds of thousands of people from their homes, the Shiite Turkmens living in the hardscrabble town of Amirli have decided to stay and figh ...more

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PARIS (AP) — Police are searching for a 5-year-old British boy with a severe brain tumor whose parents took him out of a British hospital and were last seen in France.The press office for Jehovah's Witnesses said Friday that Ashya King's parents ...more

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PARIS (AP) — A 14-year-old French girl has been placed under investigation for allegedly planning to carry out jihad, the third in a group of teenage girls caught before they left home.The Paris prosecutor's office said the girl from Quimper, in ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — The United States has delivered an emergency shipment of weapons to Lebanon's military, officials said Friday, part of a broader regional effort to combat the growing threat posed by Islamic extremists.The Lebanese government reque ...more

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GENEVA (AP) — The civil war in Syria has forced 3 million people out of the country, including more than a million people who fled in the past year, creating a crisis that the U.N. refugee agency said requires the biggest operation in its 64-year histo ...more

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VENICE, Italy (AP) — Movies — they don't make 'em like they used to. Well, Peter Bogdanovich does.The director, part of a generation that injected grit into American cinema in the 1970s, revives the froth and fun of classic screwball comedies wi ...more