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GUANGZHOU, China (AP) — A 25-year-old New Zealander standing trial on charges of trying to smuggle methamphetamine testified Thursday that he came to China to buy a muscle-building supplement and didn't check the package he purchased before trying to d ...more

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KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Thousands of people dressed in white offered prayers, flowers and lit incense at home and in temples Thursday as part of a Hindu ritual marking the end of a 13-day mourning period for those killed in the massive earthquake.< ...more

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LONDON (AP) — David Cameron's supporters paint him as a principled but pragmatic politician with a huge capacity for quick thinking and grace under pressure.Opponents depict the 48-year-old Conservative leader as a privileged smoothie who hates ...more

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LONDON (AP) — It was an unexpected moment on the campaign trail.Labour leader Ed Miliband had stopped his campaign bus in the northwest England city of Chester when he was mobbed by a bachelorette party waving iPhones and chanting "Selfie! Selfi ...more

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HUANTA, Peru (AP) — The lung-searing ascents into the Andean highlands aren't what worry the untold hundreds of young men who hump backpacks loaded with drugs out of the remote, lawless valley that produces about 60 percent of Peru's cocaine.Arm ...more

AP News - 5 hours ago

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine volcano has spewed ash but volcanologists say there are no signs of any eminent violent eruption.Renato Solidum, chief of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, says Mount Bulusan in Sorso ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say 100 kidnapped migrants were rescued from a home in Mexico State, near the capital.The State Citizen Security Commission reports that authorities were tipped off by a Guatemalan man who claimed to have e ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

HERMOSILLO, Mexico (AP) — Authorities in the northern Mexican state of Sonora say drug cartel groups are behind a string of murders in a disputed corridor along the U.S. border.At least 11 people have been killed since Friday around the town of ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Two medical teams are meeting in Argentina's capital in an extraordinary session aimed at concluding whether the head prosecutor investigating the country's worst terrorist attack killed himself or was slain by another pe ...more

AP News - 12 hours ago

PARIS (AP) — The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appears to have practiced sending the jetliner into a deadly descent on another flight, just two hours before he intentionally crashed it into the French Alps, investigators said Wednesday.The ...more