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Zimbabwe: 14 elephants killed by cyanide poisoning
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Fourteen elephants were poisoned by cyanide in Zimbabwe in three separate incidents, two years after poachers killed more than 200 elephants by poisoning, Zimbabwe's National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority said Tuesday.... 10/6/2015 3:54 PM

Russia, US plan another talk to avoid air conflicts in Syria
NAVAL AIR STATION SIGONELLA, Italy (AP) -- Russia has informed the United States that Moscow is willing to continue talks to ensure that the two countries' aircraft don't interfere with each other over Syria, senior U.S. military officials said Tuesday.... 10/6/2015 3:48 PM

Move aside budget travel, meet Chanel's luxury airline
PARIS (AP) -- The sky was the limit in Karl Lagerfeld's aviation-themed Chanel show on Tuesday, which saw an entire airport re-created under the lofty expanse of Paris' Grand Palais.... 10/6/2015 3:37 PM

Bosnia convicts 4 of supporting the Islamic State group
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) -- A Bosnian court has convicted and sentenced four men for recruiting and attempting to join the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq.... 10/6/2015 3:34 PM

Pistorius family: Oscar's rights being undermined
SOMERSET WEST, South Africa (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius' family criticized South African authorities on Tuesday for delays in deciding whether he should be released from jail and moved to house arrest, saying his rights were being "undermined" because of the publicity surrounding his case.... 10/6/2015 3:31 PM

Pope aims to assure conservatives marriage doctrine safe
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis sought Tuesday to assure conservatives that Catholic doctrine on marriage is safe, as a three-week meeting of bishops began hashing out how the church should welcome gays, divorcees and other Catholics in "irregular" unions.... 10/6/2015 3:29 PM

Mexico City investigates reports of dog poisoning at park
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A popular dog run in a picturesque Mexico City park remains closed following reported cases of dog poisoning.... 10/6/2015 3:24 PM

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 3:23 PM

IMF downgrades forecast for world, emerging market economies
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- China's slowdown and tumbling commodity prices will push global economic growth this year to the lowest level since the recession year 2009, the International Monetary Fund predicted Monday.... 10/6/2015 3:23 PM

Burkina Faso prime minister lashes out at ex-president
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) -- Burkina Faso's prime minister is lashing out at the country's former president who spent nearly 30 years in power.... 10/6/2015 3:19 PM

EU offers Turkey incentives to better tackle refugee crisis
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union is ready to offer Turkey new incentives to better tackle the Syria refugee crisis, including money, the easing of visa restrictions and better intelligence sharing.... 10/6/2015 3:11 PM

Be 'Happy': Pharrell Williams to open MTV EMAs in Milan
MILAN (AP) -- Pharrell Williams will be the opening performer at the 2015 MTV European Music Award ceremony this month in Italy's fashion capital of Milan.... 10/6/2015 3:11 PM

The Latest: Research changed the course of particle physics
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Latest developments in the announcements of the Nobel Prizes (all times local):... 10/6/2015 3:01 PM

Attack in Yemen's Aden kills 15; Islamic State claims blasts
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Attacks targeting exiled Yemeni officials and Saudi-led troops fighting in the country's civil war killed at least 15 people Tuesday in the port city of Aden, authorities said. A new Islamic State affiliate claimed responsibility for the assault, which officials previously blamed on Yemen's Shiite rebels.... 10/6/2015 2:57 PM

2 ships collide off Belgium's Zeebrugge; crew of 11 rescued
BRUSSELS (AP) -- A Dutch cargo ship sank off the Belgian coast after colliding with a gas tanker early Tuesday. The crew of 11 was rescued.... 10/6/2015 2:43 PM

Romania draft law: Supermarkets must sell more local produce
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) -- Romanian senators have adopted draft legislation obliging supermarkets to sell more meat and produce from the country in a bid to support local farmers.... 10/6/2015 2:43 PM

Kerry to stop in Haiti to discuss election preparations
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry plans a brief stop in Haiti to discuss preparations for this month's presidential and parliamentary elections.... 10/6/2015 2:42 PM

IS claims wave of attacks in Iraq that killed 56 people
BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a series of attacks that rocked different parts of Iraq and killed at least 56 people the night before.... 10/6/2015 2:24 PM

Munich museum evacuated after WWII-era bomb found
BERLIN (AP) -- A popular Munich museum has been evacuated after a World War II-era bomb was found in a courtyard during construction work.... 10/6/2015 2:23 PM

Yacht missing with 2 Britons, American, Canadian, Filipino
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A yacht carrying two Britons, an American, a Canadian and a Filipino disappeared while sailing in waters that were lashed by a storm last week, the Philippine coast guard said Tuesday.... 10/6/2015 2:19 PM

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