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BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Officials in Romania say flooding in the country's northwest has killed at least one person, damaged homes and forced emergency evacuations.Interior Minister Gabriel Oprea said Wednesday that 42 people were forced from ...more

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BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — A spokesman of a local Libyan city council says a North Korean couple has been abducted near the stronghold of the country's Islamic State affiliate.Taher al-Zaroug, spokesman for the western city of Misrata's city council ...more

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BERN, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss justice ministry says six of the seven soccer officials arrested in a FIFA corruption probe oppose extradition to the United States.The ministry says U.S. authorities now have 40 days to submit the formal extra ...more

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CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Moldovan police have found Molotov cocktails, detonators, mobile phones and masks at two locations in the capital Chisinau and suspect they were intended to be used against peaceful protesters.Interior Minister Oleg Bala ...more

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Amnesty International says one of its researchers was denied entry to the United Arab Emirates, where he was planning to speak about companies' responsibility in ensuring the rights of migrant laborers in the Gulf.

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Greece is "close to an agreement" with its creditors. ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

MILAN (AP) — To many European ears, if not taste buds, the phrase American cuisine seems like an oxymoron.That's why the U.S. Pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015 world's fair is trying to vanquish the notion that America's culinary scene is defined ...more

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BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union moved Wednesday to help Italy and Greece manage a massive influx of migrants across the Mediterranean and oblige reluctant EU partners to share the refugee burden.The proposals come as the number of desperate m ...more

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PARIS (AP) — A mosque won an unusual court battle on Wednesday against an ultraconservative Salafist member of the congregation regarded as disruptive and, in an apparent first for Muslims, used France's 1905 law guaranteeing secularism to argue its ca ...more

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PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — Statement issued Wednesday by former FIFA vice president Jack Warner, who has been indicted in the U.S. on corruption charges:__I have been afforded no due process and I have not even been questioned in this ...more