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Sushil Koirala, Nepal's former prime minister, dies at 78
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Sushil Koirala, a former Nepalese prime minister and leader of the nation's largest political party, has died in Kathmandu. He was 78.... 2/9/2016 12:17 PM

Spain: Trash fire causes rail commuter chaos in Barcelona
MADRID (AP) -- Tens of thousands of commuters in the Spanish city of Barcelona suffered travel chaos Tuesday as smoke from a fire filled railway tunnels and forced authorities to suspend train service for several hours.... 2/9/2016 12:16 PM

The Latest: UN fears mass exodus from Syrian city of Aleppo
BEIRUT (AP) -- The Latest developments on the war in Syria and the tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing violence (all times local):... 2/9/2016 12:05 PM

The Latest: Oil price seen remaining under pressure
LONDON (AP) -- The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):... 2/9/2016 12:04 PM

Train crash in Germany kills at least 9, injures 150
BAD AIBLING, Germany (AP) -- Two commuter trains crashed head-on Tuesday morning in a remote area in southern Germany, killing at least nine people and injuring some 150, some of whom had to be cut out of the wreckage and transported across a river for medical care, police said.... 2/9/2016 12:01 PM

Iraqi government says it fully recaptured Ramadi from IS
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi security forces and the U.S.-led coalition say the government has regained full control of Ramadi after pushing Islamic State group fighters out of the city's outskirts.... 2/9/2016 11:59 AM

Report: Car bomb in Syrian capital kills 10
BEIRUT (AP) -- A car bomb driven by a suicide attacker exploded Tuesday near a police officers' club in the Syrian capital Damascus, killing at least 10 people and causing wide material damage, state media said.... 2/9/2016 11:59 AM

Indian scientists study chunk that fell from sky, killed man
NEW DELHI (AP) -- Scientists are analyzing a small blue object that plummeted from the sky and killed a man in southern India, after authorities said it was a meteorite.... 2/9/2016 11:49 AM

Bosnian Serb convicted in Srebrenica genocide dies in cell
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- A Bosnian Serb general convicted by a United Nations tribunal of involvement in the Srebrenica genocide has died in his cell.... 2/9/2016 11:48 AM

Russia helps Ukraine battle town rebuild, villages struggle
NIKISHYNE, Ukraine (AP) -- Polina Demyanenko's quaint white-and-green house still bears the scars of one of the fiercest battles of Ukraine's war. The roof is gone, the windows broken and the walls shredded by shrapnel.... 2/9/2016 11:45 AM

Oil supply seen outpacing demand, capping price
PARIS (AP) -- The International Energy Agency says oil supply is set to outpace demand this year, keeping a lid on any expected price increases.... 2/9/2016 11:42 AM

South Africa prosecute 4 apartheid-era cops for murder
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- South African prosecutors plan to charge four former members of the apartheid-era security forces for the 1983 murder of a young woman who had recently graduated from university and was a courier for the then-banned African National Congress.... 2/9/2016 11:41 AM

Brother of Dublin crime boss killed in growing gangland feud
DUBLIN (AP) -- As Dublin's gangland tensions deepened, Ireland's justice minister urged gang members to seek police protection Tuesday after gunmen shot to death the brother of a Dublin crime kingpin in apparent retaliation for last week's deadly attack on a boxing ceremony.... 2/9/2016 11:30 AM

The Latest: Train crash death toll rises to 9
BERLIN (AP) -- The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):... 2/9/2016 11:26 AM

Indonesia sentences 7 for IS links, as Bashir files appeal
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Indonesia has sentenced seven men for conspiring with the Islamic State, the first time it has sent anyone to prison for IS links, as the jailed radical cleric Abu Bakar Bashir filed an appeal to have his conviction overturned.... 2/9/2016 11:23 AM

The Latest: IOM: 409 migrants die in Mediterranean in 2016
GENEVA (AP) -- The International Organization for Migration says 409 people have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, and migrant crossings in the first six weeks of 2016 are running at nearly ten times the rate of the same period last year.... 2/9/2016 11:23 AM

Israel's military chief: Stopping Gaza tunnels top priority
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's military chief says its number one mission is to counter the threat posed by attack tunnels from Gaza.... 2/9/2016 11:05 AM

German police say all train crash survivors have been rescued from wreckage
BAD AIBLING, Germany (AP) -- German police say all train crash survivors have been rescued from wreckage.... 2/9/2016 11:03 AM

Indian soldier buried by avalanche saved; 9 bodies recovered
SRINAGAR, India (AP) -- An Indian soldier buried by an avalanche for six days in the Himalayan region of Kashmir has been found alive and pulled from the snow, along with the bodies of nine other soldiers, officials said Tuesday.... 2/9/2016 10:58 AM

Greek farmers block country's main highway
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Farmers in northern Greece have blocked traffic on the country's main highway, intensifying nationwide protests against budget austerity measures demanded by bailout lenders.... 2/9/2016 10:55 AM

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