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The Latest: Palestinian prisoners paid for killing Israelis
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The latest developments in ongoing tensions between Palestinians and Israel following days of violence in Jerusalem and the West Bank (all times local).... 10/6/2015 12:16 PM

Attack in Yemen's Aden targets officials, troops; kills 15
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Rockets slammed into Yemen's port city of Aden on Tuesday, striking a hotel that is home to officials from the country's exiled government and two compounds used by Saudi-led coalition troops, killing at least 15 people, authorities said.... 10/6/2015 12:14 PM

Yacht missing with 2 Britons, American, Canadian, Filipino
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- The Philippine coast guard says a yacht carrying two Britons, an American, a Canadian and a Filipino has gone missing while sailing from Hong Kong to the northwestern Philippines at about the time a storm was affecting the region last week.... 10/6/2015 11:59 AM

The Latest: British minister rejects EU migration pact
GENEVA (AP) -- The latest developments in the hundreds of thousands of refugees and other migrants passing through Europe on their way west. All times local.... 10/6/2015 11:55 AM

Nobel Prize for missing piece in neutrino mass puzzle
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Takaaki Kajita of Japan and Arthur McDonald of Canada won the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for discovering that tiny particles called neutrinos change identities as they whiz through the universe, proving that they have mass.... 10/6/2015 11:54 AM

Nigeria Senate names 20 nominees for president's new Cabinet
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- Nigeria's Senate announced 20 nominees for the Cabinet of President Muhammadu Buhari, representing all regions of this West African nation but including only three women.... 10/6/2015 11:51 AM

EU high court rules against prisoner seeking voting rights
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union's highest court on Tuesday ruled that a member state can ban prisoners guilty of serious offenses from voting in EU elections in a decision which was keenly awaited in Britain.... 10/6/2015 11:37 AM

VW chief warns workers of future, to review investments
WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) -- Volkswagen's new CEO has told more than 20,000 gathered workers that the company will have to review planned investments and contain costs as it works to overcome a scandal over vehicles that cheated on emissions tests.... 10/6/2015 11:36 AM

Legendary Spanish editor launching new digital publication
MADRID (AP) -- The legendary Spanish newspaper editor is flush with 18 million euros ($20 million) from crowdfunding, well-heeled investors and the payoff he received for leaving Spain's No. 2 newspaper. With that haul, Pedro J. Ramirez is about to launch a startup digital publication aimed at shaking up Spanish journalism and scooping traditional and new media competition.... 10/6/2015 11:33 AM

The Latest: Swiss expert says Nobel laureates deserved prize
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Latest developments in the announcements of the Nobel Prizes (all times local):... 10/6/2015 11:32 AM

Indian cleric aims to stop Muslim youth from joining IS
NEW DELHI (AP) -- The chief cleric of Bangalore's main mosque said Tuesday that he has advised the heads of hundreds of mosques in India's technology hub to actively counter propaganda by extremist Islamic groups by reaching out to young people in colleges and on social media.... 10/6/2015 11:28 AM

Toyota shows self-driving technology being readied for 2020
TOKYO (AP) -- Toyota unveiled its vision for self-driving cars in a challenge to other automakers as well as industry newcomer Google Inc., promising to start selling such vehicles in Japan by 2020.... 10/6/2015 11:21 AM

Skeletons, skulls under Afghanistan's presidential palace
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghanistan's president palace says skulls and bones belonging to two bodies have been uncovered beneath a kitchen during renovation work on the palace grounds.... 10/6/2015 11:18 AM

Bangladesh pastor escapes knife attack at his home
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- A Bangladeshi pastor has survived an attempt on his life by three men who came to his home pretending to want to learn about Christianity, police and the victim said Tuesday.... 10/6/2015 11:02 AM

Taliban attack police HQ in embattled Afghan city
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Fighting erupted anew in the embattled northern Afghan city of Kunduz on Tuesday after the Taliban attacked a police headquarters overnight and officials warned that food and other emergency aid cannot get through to the city.... 10/6/2015 11:01 AM

A glance at the winners of the Nobel Prize for Physics
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- The 2015 Nobel Prize in physics was announced Tuesday in Stockholm.... 10/6/2015 10:59 AM

A glance at the Nobel Prizes in 2015
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- The 2015 Nobel Prizes are being announced this week and next. The $960,000 awards will be handed out in Stockholm and Oslo on Dec. 10, the anniversary of prize founder Alfred Nobel's death in 1896. Below is a look at the winners announced so far:... 10/6/2015 10:54 AM

NATO chief: Russian jets in Turkish airspace no accident
BRUSSELS (AP) -- NATO's secretary-general on Tuesday rejected Moscow's claim that its military incursion into alliance airspace over Turkey wasn't intentional or important, saying there were two separate incidents and "the violation lasted for a long time."... 10/6/2015 10:52 AM

Ukraine moves toward allowing foreigners in military
MOSCOW (AP) -- Ukraine's parliament has passed a measure that would allow foreigners to serve in its armed forces.... 10/6/2015 10:49 AM

The Trump swagger is seen, not always loved, worldwide
BALMEDIE, Scotland (AP) -- Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is well known in this serene coastal section of Scotland, where shimmering, golden sand dunes meet the ice-blue North Sea and people play on his golf course. He's known in the Himalayas, too, far from any sign with his name on it. And in the Middle East, Africa and beyond.... 10/6/2015 10:47 AM

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