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Armed men attack Burkina Faso mosque, kill at least 16

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso -- Armed men stormed the grand mosque in Burkina Faso's northern village of Salmossi, killing at least 16 people...

October 13, 2019 2:00 pm


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Esper says Trump orders US troops to leave northern Syria

President Donald Trump has ordered all U.S. troops to withdraw from Syria's north to avoid a bloody conflict between Turkey and U.S.-backed...

October 13, 2019 12:20 pm


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Hong Kong protesters shift tactics

HONG KONG -- Black-clad protesters in Hong Kong changed tactics and wreaked havoc by popping up in small groups in multiple locations...

October 13, 2019 12:20 pm


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North Macedonia police find 45 migrants packed in van

SKOPJE, North Macedonia -- Police in North Macedonia say a patrol has found 45 migrants on a main highway near the central town of Veles...

October 13, 2019 11:20 am


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Gas explosion kills 9, injures 10 in east China

BEIJING -- Nine people were killed Sunday in a restaurant gas explosion in eastern China, state broadcaster CCTV said.

October 13, 2019 9:00 am


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US troops retreat from Syrian town under attack

BEIRUT -- A U.S. official says a small group of American troops are withdrawing from a base in northern Syria as Turkish forces advance.

October 13, 2019 8:50 am


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74 migrants rescued off Libyan coast, 110 others turned back

Humanitarian groups Sunday said they have rescued 74 migrants on a boat in the Mediterranean Sea off Libya while Tunisia reported blocking...

October 13, 2019 8:50 am


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Typhoon leaves at least 19 dead as Japan launches major rescue

TOKYO -- Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes as the...

October 13, 2019 7:00 am


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Syrian Kurds say IS supporters flee amid clashes

BEIRUT -- Syrian Kurdish officials say Islamic-State supporters have escaped from a camp for displaced people in northeast Syria after...

October 13, 2019 6:50 am


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Turkish troops take key Syrian city

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey – Turkey's military said it captured a key Syrian border town under heavy bombardment Saturday in its most...

October 13, 2019 1:00 am


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Heavy rain, winds lash Japan as powerful typhoon hits

TOKYO -- A heavy downpour and strong winds pounded Tokyo and surrounding areas on Saturday as a powerful typhoon forecast to be Japan's...

October 12, 2019 9:10 am


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Turkish forces capture center of key Syrian border town

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey -- Turkey's military said it captured a key Syrian border town under heavy bombardment Saturday as its offensive...

October 12, 2019 9:00 am


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Ethiopian head wins Nobel Peace Prize

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to a dynamic young African leader whose sweeping reforms and...

October 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Turkey's bombing in Syria nears US troops

AKCAKALE, Turkey – Turkish forces faced fierce resistance from U.S.-allied Syrian Kurdish fighters on the third day of Ankara's...

October 12, 2019 1:00 am


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1st human to walk in space dies in Moscow

MOSCOW – Alexei Leonov, the legendary Soviet cosmonaut who became the first human to walk in space 54 years ago – and who...

October 12, 2019 1:00 am