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Israel opens fire at Syrian target after rocket attack
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli military says artillery units have opened fire at Syrian army positions after rocket fire from Syria landed in the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.... 10/13/2015 10:14 AM

The Latest: Relatives told Buk missile downed MH17
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- The latest news on the report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 in eastern Ukraine last year. All times local.... 10/13/2015 10:13 AM

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THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- Relative: MH17 victims' families 'quiet as a mouse' as they are told Buk missile downed plane.... 10/13/2015 10:11 AM

The Latest: Death toll from Jerusalem attacks rises to 3
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The latest developments in ongoing violence between Palestinians and Israelis (all times local):... 10/13/2015 10:03 AM

China September imports plunge in new sign of weakness
BEIJING (AP) -- China's imports fell by an unexpectedly wide margin in September in a new sign of weakness in the world's second-largest economy.... 10/13/2015 10:01 AM

Israeli police say death toll from Jerusalem shooting and stabbing attacks rises to 3
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli police say death toll from Jerusalem shooting and stabbing attacks rises to 3.... 10/13/2015 9:54 AM

Global stocks lower as China concerns deepen
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Global stock markets were lower Tuesday as Chinese trade data showed a larger-than-expected slide in imports, deepening concerns about a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.... 10/13/2015 9:53 AM

VW brand to change diesel technology, cut investments
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Volkswagen's flagship brand will switch to new diesel emissions control technology in Europe and North America as well as cut a billion euros ($1.1 billion) in annual investment spending.... 10/13/2015 9:53 AM

Jerusalem attacks escalate wave of violence
JERUSALEM (AP) -- A pair of Palestinian men boarded a bus in Jerusalem and began shooting and stabbing passengers, while another assailant rammed a car into a bus station before stabbing bystanders, in near-simultaneous attacks Tuesday that escalated a monthlong wave of violence. Two Israelis and one attacker were killed.... 10/13/2015 9:48 AM

Kosovo opposition protests detention of its leader
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) -- Fifteen policemen and one civilian were injured during a violent protest by the opposition Self-Determination Party (Vetevendosje!) after an opposition lawmaker was taken in for questioning, Kosovo police said Tuesday.... 10/13/2015 9:42 AM

Myanmar proposes delaying Nov. 8 elections due to flooding
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) -- Myanmar's election commission on Tuesday proposed delaying the Nov. 8 general election either nationwide or in some areas hit by landslides and flooding.... 10/13/2015 9:39 AM

German investor confidence down as VW adds to worries
BERLIN (AP) -- A survey shows investor confidence in Germany, Europe's biggest economy, has fallen for the seventh consecutive month as concern about the fallout from the Volkswagen scandal adds to worries about weak growth in emerging economies.... 10/13/2015 9:37 AM

Turkey bans rally by activists mourning colleagues
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkish authorities on Tuesday banned a protest rally and march by trade union and civic society activists who lost friends and colleagues in Turkey's bloodiest terror attack, but hundreds of people defiantly gathered for the protest.... 10/13/2015 9:35 AM

Landslide hits makeshift homes in Pakistan, killing 13
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) -- Police say a landslide has hit three makeshift homes in a slum in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, killing 13 people.... 10/13/2015 9:34 AM

SABMiller agrees in principle to merger with Budweiser owner
BRUSSELS (AP) -- At the sixth time of asking, British-based brewer SABMiller accepted in principle Tuesday a 69 billion pound ($106 billion) takeover offer from Anheuser Busch InBev that will create the world's biggest beer company and bring together top U.S. brands Budweiser and Miller Genuine Draft.... 10/13/2015 9:21 AM

Myanmar proposes delaying Nov. 8 general election due to flooding, landslides
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (AP) -- Myanmar proposes delaying Nov. 8 general election due to flooding, landslides.... 10/13/2015 9:17 AM

Hunter survives 6 days without water in Australian Outback
PERTH, Australia (AP) -- A 62-year-old recreational hunter lost in a hot and arid region of the Australian Outback survived without water for six days by eating ants, police said Tuesday.... 10/13/2015 9:11 AM

Insurgents shell Russian embassy in Syria during rally
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- Insurgents fired two shells at the Russian embassy in the Syrian capital on Tuesday as hundreds of pro-government supporters gathered outside the compound to thank Moscow for its intervention in Syria.... 10/13/2015 9:07 AM

Russian missile-maker contradicts Dutch MH17 crash report
MOSCOW (AP) -- A Russian state-controlled missile-maker says its own investigation of last year's crash of the MH17 airliner over rebel eastern Ukraine contradicts conclusions from a Dutch probe.... 10/13/2015 9:04 AM

Toyota promises better mileage and ride with Prius hybrid
TOKYO (AP) -- Toyota Motor Corp. released details for its fourth-generation Prius on Tuesday, promising that improvements in the battery, engine, wind resistance and weight mean better mileage for the world's top-selling hybrid car.... 10/13/2015 8:43 AM

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