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GDANSK, Poland (AP) — The outbreak of World War II 75 years ago shows why Europe must put an end to the war in Ukraine now, Poland's prime minister said Monday.Prime Minister Donald Tusk, chosen by EU leaders to be the next president of the Euro ...more

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LONDON (AP) — A Scottish zoo has sounded warnings that a female giant panda may have lost her cub.Hopes were high that Tian Tian, or Sweetie, would give birth over the weekend following artificial insemination in April.But the zoo's panda ...more

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VIENNA (AP) — Austrian police have announced the breakup of an international gang dealing in phony health products and say insufficient postage provided the major lead.British, Hungarian and Austrian police were involved in the sweep that culmin ...more

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BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — Police say a bomb alert that shut down Belfast's main motorway on the 20th anniversary of the Irish Republican Army cease-fire was the result of an "elaborate hoax."Monday's closure of the M1 motorway caused traf ...more

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BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Witnesses say several hundred Muslim rebels have left the capital of Central African Republic and are now heading back to the country's north about eight months after they were forced from power.Authoritie ...more

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THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government says it plans to send 100 troops to northern Afghanistan as part of a NATO mission due to start in 2015, when the alliance's combat mission in the war-weary nation ends.The Dutch Foreign Ministr ...more

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BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO leaders this week will be asked to approve creation of a high-readiness force and the stockpiling of military equipment and supplies in Eastern Europe to help protect member nations there against potential Russian aggression, the a ...more

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LONDON (AP) — The parents of a child suffering from a severe brain tumor signaled Monday they would defy efforts to force them to return to Britain, days after their family fled to seek a novel kind of radiation treatment for the 5-year-old boy. ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's military received the remains of a soldier Monday who was held by Islamic militants, the state-run news agency said. The soldier, Sgt. Ali Sayid, was believed decapitated.Sayid's remains were delivered to a military check ...more

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VENICE, Italy (AP) — "Jackie and Ryan" takes viewers into an America of tough times, train-hopping and old-time fiddle music.That sounds like the Great Depression, but it's set in the present day.The film from writer-director Ami Canaan M ...more