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Soyuz with Russian, Dane, Kazakh docks at space station
MOSCOW (AP) -- A Soyuz spacecraft carrying three crew has docked at the International Space Station after a two-day flight.... 9/4/2015 10:15 AM

The Latest: More migrants rescued from sea off Greece
BICSKE, Hungary (AP) -- The latest news from the crisis of migrants pouring into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):... 9/4/2015 10:11 AM

Drowned Syrian boys buried in hometown they fled
KUCUK KENDIRLI, Turkey (AP) -- The Syrian man who survived a capsizing during a desperate voyage from Turkey to Greece, on Friday buried his wife and two sons in their hometown of Kobani, returning them to the conflict-torn Syrian Kurdish region they had fled.... 9/4/2015 10:07 AM

Spanish train drivers go on strike but impact appears muted
MADRID (AP) -- Spanish rail company Renfe says around a quarter of its commuter and long distance trains have been canceled owing to a strike by drivers.... 9/4/2015 10:05 AM

Denmark: ex-PM candidates for UN refugee agency top job
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen says his predecessor is the country's candidate to head the U.N. refugee agency.... 9/4/2015 10:04 AM

Police: Suspect in custody unlikely to be Bangkok bomber
BANGKOK (AP) -- A foreign suspect arrested at the border near Cambodia is unlikely to be the yellow-shirted man seen in security videos and suspected of planting a deadly bomb at a Bangkok shrine, but is definitely a conspirator, police said Friday.... 9/4/2015 9:58 AM

Lawyer: Vice News journalists face deportation from Turkey
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- A lawyer says two Vice News journalists who were arrested on terror-related charges are expected to be deported from Turkey.... 9/4/2015 9:48 AM

Sri Lankan leader adds rival parties to consensus Cabinet
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Sri Lankan leader Maithripala Sirisena presided Friday at the swearing in of 48 ministers in a new Cabinet for a consensus government including members of the two main rival political parties.... 9/4/2015 9:41 AM

Official: Islamic militants destroy ancient tombs in Syria
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- A Syrian government official in charge of antiquities says that Islamic State militants have destroyed three ancient tower tombs in the central city of Palmyra.... 9/4/2015 9:39 AM

South Africa's Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu leaves hospital
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- A South African foundation says retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has left a Cape Town hospital after receiving treatment there.... 9/4/2015 9:39 AM

Global stock markets sink ahead of US jobs report
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Global stock markets were lower Friday with Tokyo's index down 2 percent as jitters mounted before the release of the monthly U.S. jobs report and the resumption next week of trading on Chinese stock markets.... 9/4/2015 9:32 AM

Ukraine's right-wing party leader questioned in Kiev
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- The leader of a right-wing party has been questioned in connection with Monday's clashes outside the Ukrainian parliament on Kiev.... 9/4/2015 9:26 AM

Shark mauls 65-year-old and injures his leg off Australia
SYDNEY (AP) -- A 65-year-old man was mauled by a shark off Australia's most populous state on Friday, but managed to get back on his surf ski and get help for a serious leg injury, police said.... 9/4/2015 9:19 AM

Frustrated refugees in Budapest vow to walk to Vienna
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Hundreds of frustrated refugees who have been stuck at Budapest's Keleti train station for days have begun gathering up their belongings, vowing to make their way to Vienna on foot.... 9/4/2015 9:13 AM

Pakistan renews commitment to facilitate Afghan peace talks
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Pakistan's Foreign Ministry spokesman says Islamabad is still ready to facilitate the revival of stalled peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban.... 9/4/2015 8:52 AM

At a Berlin church, Muslim refugees converting in droves
BERLIN (AP) -- Mohammed Ali Zonoobi bends his head as the priest pours holy water over his black hair. "Will you break away from Satan and his evil deeds?" pastor Gottfried Martens asks the Iranian refugee. "Will you break away from Islam?"... 9/4/2015 8:29 AM

Wave of new Windows 10 devices on show at Berlin tech fair
BERLIN (AP) -- Computer manufacturers are unveiling the first big batch of devices running Windows 10 at the IFA home electronics show opening in Berlin on Friday.... 9/4/2015 8:25 AM

The Latest on Bangkok: Suspect is conspirator, not bomber
BANGKOK (AP) -- The latest on the investigation into the Aug. 17 bombing in the Thai capital (all times local):... 9/4/2015 8:18 AM

Afghan artist paints Kabul's walls of war to help heal city
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A city at war, the Afghan capital is among the ugliest in the world.... 9/4/2015 8:05 AM

German factory orders drop in July
BERLIN (AP) -- German factory orders dropped a larger than expected 1.4 percent in July compared to the previous month, dragged down by flagging foreign demand.... 9/4/2015 7:46 AM



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