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Princess to be tried for fraud

Spain Royal Family Corruption Probe

MADRID — A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the king’s sister, Princess Cristina, to be tried along with her husband on charges of tax fraud — making her the first member of the...

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Asia marks 10 years since Indian Ocean tsunami

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia — Crying onlookers took part in beachside memorials and religious services across Asia on Friday to mark the 10th anniversary of the...


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Survivors huddle after violence in India kills 72

SHAMUKJULI, India (AP) — Rina Vor was putting her four young children to sleep in her village in India’s remote northeast when she heard the gunfire....


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10 years after tsunami, Indonesian family reborn

MEULABOH, Indonesia — It all started with a dream that led to a chance meeting: A girl who had been swept away by the Indian Ocean tsunami a decade ago. For...


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Tsunami survivors recall how mosques stood firm

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AP) — When a powerful tsunami smashed into this Indonesian city ten years ago, the only structures left standing in many neighborhoods...


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North Korea Internet outage in wake of Sony attack over

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea experienced sweeping Internet outages for hours before coming back online late Monday. One computer expert said the country’s online...




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Princess to be tried for fraud

MADRID — A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the king’s sister, Princess Cristina, to be tried along with her husband on charges of tax fraud —...


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Kurds push into Sinjar; Iraqis battle for airport

SINJAR, Iraq (AP) — Backed by U.S.-led coalition airstrikes, Kurdish fighters pushed into the contested northern Iraqi town of Sinjar on Sunday, touching off...


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Panama's Noriega in prison 25 years post-invasion

PANAMA CITY — Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega is nearly forgotten, languishing in a steamy jungle prison near the interoceanic canal while the...


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Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 children

SYDNEY — An Australian woman was arrested for murder in the killings of eight children, seven of whom are believed to be her own, police said Saturday. The...


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Pakistan: 77 militants killed after school massacre

ISLAMABAD  — Pakistani warplanes and ground forces killed at least 77 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, officials said...


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