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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Police say a bus carrying Asian tourists has rolled over on a mountain highway in British Columbia and dozens of people have been injured, six of them critically.Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sgt. Norm Flemming ...more

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TORONTO (AP) — It began with Canada tweeting some not-so-friendly travel tips for the Russian military: a map showing Russia and labeling Ukraine as "not Russia."That opening shot was enough to launch a Twitter war of words — and maps.Can ...more

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DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A ranger in Africa's oldest national park has been seriously wounded by a grenade during a confrontation with poachers.Virunga National Park said in a statement Thursday that a rocket-propelled grenade exploded near Muhindo ...more

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The Dominican Republic will soon issue the first residency and work permits for migrants under a new program that will enable them to avoid the risk of deportation, officials said Thursday, conceding that so far ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group killed more than 160 Syrian government troops seized in recent fighting, posting pictures Thursday of terrified young conscripts stripped down to their underwear before meeting their deaths in the arid Syrian count ...more

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VENICE, Italy (AP) — What is it like to look into the eyes of the men who killed your brother and went unpunished?It's almost impossible to imagine, but "The Look of Silence" provides a glimpse at an answer.Joshua Oppenheimer's haunting d ...more

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SAO PAULO (AP) — The "largest deforestation gang" active in Brazil's Amazon rain forest has been dismantled, authorities said Thursday.The federal prosecutor's office in the jungle state of Para said eight suspected members were taken into custo ...more

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PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande on Thursday ruled out an international partnership with Syria's leader to fight against the Islamic State group, saying any alliance with Bashar Assad would play into the militants' hands.In a wide ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — An al-Qaida-inspired militant group in Egypt has posted an online video showing the beheading of four men in the Sinai Peninsula accused of spying for Israel, whose bodies were found earlier this month.The Ansar Beit al-Maqdis group ...more

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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has removed a key protege of Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI from the Vatican's liturgy office and sent him back to his native Spain.In 2008, Benedict appointed Cardinal Antonio Canizares Llovera as prefect of the Con ...more