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ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A French citizen was kidnapped by suspected Islamic militants while hiking in a mountainous Algerian region that is a known hideout for North Africa's al-Qaida branch, officials said.The kidnapping comes after the Islamic ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's secret service agent Mike Harari, who played a major role in planning Mossad's revenge attacks against Palestinian militants implicated in the 1972 Munich massacre of the country's Olympics team, has died. He was 87.Har ...more

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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Streets in Sierra Leone's capital bustled again Monday after an unprecedented nationwide shutdown during which officials said more than 1 million households were checked for Ebola patients and given information on how to p ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials: Car bomb in busy Baghdad commercial district kills 10 people, wounds 25. ...more

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Diplomats are reporting a setback at talks on Iran's nuclear program, saying Tehran has resumed rejecting U.S. demands it repurpose a uranium enrichment site.They told The Associated Press Monday that Tehran is invoking wha ...more

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GENEVA (AP) — Swiss authorities say a male nurse who was bitten by an Ebola patient while working in West Africa has been flown to Switzerland as a precaution.The health ministry says the unidentified man was working for an international organiz ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — Authorities in Germany have arrested a 40-year-old man suspected of having trained and fought for an extremist group in Syria's civil war.A spokesman for Berlin prosecutors says police in the German capital swooped on the man Frida ...more

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ROME (AP) — Riccardo Muti won't be picking up the baton to conduct at Rome's strike-plagued Teatro dell'Opera.The Rome theater was scrambling Monday to find replacements for the Italian maestro, who for the last six years has served as its honor ...more

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ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's Defense Ministry says army forces have ambushed and killed a top militant with links to Al-Qaida.The ministry said Monday army forces relied on local information to ambush a "leading terrorist responsible for ma ...more

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GAUHATI, India (AP) — Heavy rains in parts of northeastern India triggered landslides and flash floods, killing at least seven people, officials said Monday.A senior police official in Meghalaya state said the deaths occurred in the northern par ...more