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Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 children

Australia Children Killed

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 children were found dead inside the...

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North Korea experiencing severe Internet outages

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea experienced sweeping and progressively worse Internet outages extending into Monday, with one computer expert saying the country’s...


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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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8 children killed, mother stabbed, in Australia

SYDNEY — Eight dead children and a woman suffering from stab wounds were found inside a home in a northern Australian city on Friday, police said. Police...


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Cubans hope for better future with US-Havana deal

HAVANA — Cubans cheered the surprise announcement that their country will restore relations with the United States, hopeful they’ll soon see expanded...


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Cubans cheer historic renewal of US relations

HAVANA — Bells tolled in celebration and teachers halted lessons midday as President Raul Castro told his country Wednesday that Cuba was restoring relations...


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Taliban assault on Pakistan school leaves 141 dead

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — In the deadliest slaughter of innocents in Pakistan in years, Taliban gunmen attacked a military-run school Tuesday and killed 141 people...


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