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REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland's Meteorological Office is reporting a surge in seismic activity at the restless Bardarbunga volcano, but sees no evidence yet of any eruptions.Thousands of small earthquakes have rattled the volcano deep beneat ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — A suicide bomber hit an Interior Ministry building in central Baghdad on Saturday, killing at least 11 people, as an investigation was underway into a deadly attack on a Sunni mosque that has heightened sectarian tension amid a fragile p ...more

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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone voted to pass a new amendment to its health act, imposing possible jail time for anyone caught hiding an Ebola patient, a practice the World Health Organization believes has contributed to a major underestimat ...more

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TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan coast guard official says a boat carrying over 250 migrants has capsized off the coast near the capital Tripoli.Abdel-Latif Mohammed said Saturday that 16 people have been rescued since the coast guard was alerted ...more

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PARIS (AP) — European space officials say they're investigating whether the inaccurate deployment of two satellites will complicate their efforts to develop a new Galileo satellite navigation system that would rival America's GPS network.The Eur ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities blocked an annual independent film festival from opening on Saturday, said organizers of an event that has become a rare and influential venue for the showing of films that could be critical of the government.T ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Two airstrikes targeting Islamist militia positions in Libya's capital on Saturday killed 15 fighters and wounded 30 others, a senior Islamist militia leader and a militia spokesman said.The militia leader said the warplanes targete ...more

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials say suicide bomber hits Interior Ministry office in Baghdad, kills 11 people. ...more

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KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Nepal's capital holding colored boards in an attempt to break the record for the largest human national flag.The crowd Saturday comprised mostly students, but other participants ...more

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MADRID (AP) — Spanish police working in cooperation with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency say they have arrested six members of a Colombian-based drug-trafficking gang and seized 240 kilograms (530 pounds) of cocaine that had been hidden inside a yacht ...more