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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — While the global push to eradicate HIV may have saved over a million babies, AIDS is now the leading cause of death for African teenagers and the second most common killer for adolescents across the globe, the United Nations' agency ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — The Lebanese army says it has arrested a man belonging to a "terrorist" organization as he was trying to flee Lebanon on a fake passport.An army statement issued Friday said Ali Ahmad Laqqis, a Syrian national known as Abu Aisha, w ...more

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PARIS (AP) — A subdued France paid homage Friday to those killed two weeks ago in the attacks that gripped Paris in fear and mourning, honoring each of the 130 dead by name as the president pledged to "destroy the army of fanatics" who claimed so many ...more

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JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — The U.N. says a 4-year-old girl and an Ethiopian peacekeeper were killed and three others wounded in an attack on Thursday in the contested Abyei area between Sudan and South Sudan.The U.N. Interim Security Force for Aby ...more

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Danish teenager has been ordered held in custody for three weeks on suspicion of posting online a video, purportedly made by Islamic extremists, and comments deemed threatening to others.Investigator Jesper Boejgaard ...more

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A dispute that could lead to Mexico's suspension from the Olympics will be discussed by IOC leaders next month.The International Olympic Committee said Friday the issue of government interference in Mexico will be re ...more

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MADRID (AP) — Spanish flamenco guitars are known for their lightness, rich wood colors and full-bodied, crisp musical tones.Within this world, guitars made over the past century by luthiers of the Conde family in Madrid are among the most revere ...more

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government will launch a website to crowd-source tips on the whereabouts of some 200 missing art works, including paintings by Van Gogh, Picasso, and Rembrandt that were owned by former first lady Imelda Marcos ...more

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NEW DELHI (AP) — An Islamic State group affiliate in Bangladesh said Friday it was behind an attack on a Shiite mosque in the country's north that killed one man and wounded three others.A statement posted on IS-affiliated Twitter accounts from ...more

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland will not extradite Roman Polanski to the US after prosecutors accept court ruling. ...more