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UK, EU leaders to discuss technicalities of a 'Brexit'
BRUSSELS (AP) -- A European official says British Prime Minister David Cameron and European Council President Donald Tusk will meet Sunday night to discuss the technicalities of the process needed if the U.K. decides to exit the bloc in the next couple of years.... 11/29/2015 5:50 PM

Israel defense minister says Russian plane breached airspace
JERUSALEM (AP) -- A Russian jet recently penetrated Israeli airspace but was not shot down thanks to an open communication system between the two countries, Israel's defense minister said Sunday as tensions continued to flare between Ankara and Moscow after Turkish troops downed a Russian warplane.... 11/29/2015 5:40 PM

Poll: 3 parties evenly-matched ahead of Spanish election
MADRID (AP) -- A poll shows three parties are evenly matched three weeks ahead of the general election that will determine who governs Spain for the next four years.... 11/29/2015 5:30 PM

Iran's top leader calls Paris attack 'blind terrorism'
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran's official news agency is quoting the country's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khameini, as calling the recent Paris attacks "blind terrorism."... 11/29/2015 5:26 PM

Norway mulls using heroin to prevent deadly overdoses
BERGEN, Norway (AP) -- The pale, zombie-like addicts staggering through concrete underpasses make an unlikely scene in wealthy Norway's picturesque second city. As a gateway to the fjords which zigzag the oil-rich nation's long coastline, Bergen is the last stop on a global drug route that gives it one of the worst heroin problems in Europe.... 11/29/2015 5:26 PM

Syrian opposition: Russian strikes kill 18, wound dozens
BEIRUT (AP) -- Airstrikes believed to have been carried out by Russian warplanes killed at least 18 civilians and wounded dozens more on Sunday in a northern Syrian town held by insurgents, Syrian opposition media reported.... 11/29/2015 5:25 PM

Earth is a wilder, warmer place since last climate deal made
PARIS (AP) -- This time, it's a hotter, waterier, wilder Earth that world leaders are trying to save.... 11/29/2015 5:24 PM

The Latest: Obama: US a leader in climate change progress
PARIS (AP) -- The latest from the much-anticipated U.N. climate conference that gets underway in Paris on Monday. All times local:... 11/29/2015 5:23 PM

EU, Turkey seek better relations at emergency refugee summit
BRUSSELS (AP) -- European Union leaders eager for Turkey's help in the migrant crisis cautioned against promising too much to their often reluctant partner at a summit in Brussels Sunday, even as Turkey's prime minister declared the beginning of a new era for relations between the two sides.... 11/29/2015 5:17 PM

The Latest: Pope welcomed to Central African Republic
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) -- The latest on Pope Francis' first trip to Africa. (All times local.)... 11/29/2015 5:15 PM

The Latest: UK: Turkey required to solve migrants crisis
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local:... 11/29/2015 4:41 PM

Polish shipping official: 5 kidnapped Poles 'safe and sound'
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- The head of a Polish shipping company says the captain and four other Polish seamen abducted from a ship off Nigeria's coast last week are alive.... 11/29/2015 4:35 PM

Worldwide climate rallies draw tens of thousands
PARIS (AP) -- Tens of thousands of people have taken part in rallies around the world on Sunday, calling on leaders to halt climate change on the eve of a major conference in Paris. Because of a state of emergency in France imposed after the Nov. 13 Paris attacks, many of the rallies are taking place outside the country.... 11/29/2015 4:31 PM

Hundreds of Russian truck drivers head to Moscow for protest
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) -- Hundreds of the Russian truck drivers who have been protesting around the country were driving their rigs toward Moscow on Sunday to demand that the government cancel a new road tax, one protest leader said.... 11/29/2015 4:27 PM

AP Interview: Iraqi envoy: Paris attack marks new global war
PARIS (AP) -- The wave of suicide bombers and gunmen who terrorized Paris marked a new stage in the war against extremism that will leave no country in the world untouched, Iraq's foreign minister said Sunday.... 11/29/2015 4:23 PM

Andy Murray gives Britain Davis Cup title after 79 years
GHENT, Belgium (AP) -- Andy Murray gave Britain its first Davis Cup title in 79 years when he beat Belgium's David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 in the first of reverse singles Sunday.... 11/29/2015 4:18 PM

AP Interview: Ban asks Turkey, Russia to de-escalate tension
PARIS (AP) -- U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he's deeply concerned about tensions between Russia and Turkey after Turkish F-16s shot down a Russian warplane last week.... 11/29/2015 4:05 PM

Pope brings peace message to Central African Republic
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) -- Flanked by Vatican bodyguards in flak vests and machine-gun-toting U.N. peacekeepers, Pope Francis plunged Sunday into conflict-wracked Central African Republic to bring a message of peace and reconciliation to a country where Christian-Muslim violence has divided the capital and forced nearly 1 million people to flee their homes.... 11/29/2015 4:04 PM

Thousands stage anti-govt protest in Moldova
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) -- Thousands of anti-government protesters have gathered in Moldova's capital and other towns demanding better governance and an end to widespread corruption.... 11/29/2015 3:55 PM

Kuwait appoints deputy prime minister as new oil minister
KUWAIT CITY (AP) -- Kuwait's named a new oil minister on Sunday after disputes arose between his predecessor and top executives at state-owned firms.... 11/29/2015 3:46 PM

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