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Mexico national soccer coach fired after journalist's claim
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Embattled Mexican national soccer team coach Miguel Herrera was fired Tuesday following a TV reporter's claim that the coach known as "El Piojo" punched him.... 7/28/2015 7:57 PM

Europe's largest Jewish sporting event opens in Germany
BERLIN (AP) -- Germany's president welcomed Jewish athletes on Tuesday to the first European Maccabi Games to be held in the country, at a site built by the Nazis for the 1936 Olympics.... 7/28/2015 7:55 PM

The Latest: UN official voices concern about Syria safe zone
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The Latest from NATO meeting on Islamic State group and related developments (all times local):... 7/28/2015 7:52 PM

Chile dictatorship burning attack victim: justice arrived
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- Carmen Quintana's scarred face has become a symbol of the atrocities committed by Gen. Augusto's Pinochet 1973-1990 dictatorship. Now she finally feels that justice is being done.... 7/28/2015 7:39 PM

Libya court sentences Gadhafi son to death for 2011 killings
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- Moammar Gadhafi's son and onetime heir apparent was convicted and sentenced to death on Tuesday by a court in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, on charges of murder and inciting genocide during the country's 2011 uprising.... 7/28/2015 7:31 PM

Fighting between Turkey and Kurds escalate amid NATO unease
ISTANBUL (AP) -- Fighting between the Turkish military and Kurdish rebels escalated Tuesday amid signs of unease from NATO allies attending an emergency meeting about Turkey's conflicts with the Islamic State group and the Kurds.... 7/28/2015 7:22 PM

Canadian military commander facing 10 sex-related charges
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- A high-ranking Canadian Forces officer is facing 10 sex-related charges related to allegations stemming from his mentoring of military cadets.... 7/28/2015 7:20 PM

S&P revises Brazil's outlook to negative
SAO PAULO (AP) -- Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said on Tuesday it has revised the outlook for Brazil's foreign-currency debt from stable to negative.... 7/28/2015 7:15 PM

Fire at furniture factory in Egypt kills 25 people
CAIRO (AP) -- A fire that erupted at a furniture factory east of Cairo on Tuesday killed 25 people and injured 22, Egypt's Health Ministry said.... 7/28/2015 7:09 PM

2,100 migrants try to storm Eurotunnel site in French port
PARIS (AP) -- About 2,100 migrants tried to storm the area surrounding the Eurotunnel early Tuesday before being repelled by police, an official in the northern French port of Calais said.... 7/28/2015 7:07 PM

In Bahrain, 2 police officers killed, 6 wounded in bombing
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Two Bahraini policemen were killed and six were wounded in a bomb attack south of the island kingdom's capital on Tuesday, according to authorities.... 7/28/2015 6:59 PM

2 Canadian men get 12-year sentences in Ponzi scheme
TORONTO (AP) -- A judge has sentenced two men to 12 years in prison for one of the largest Ponzi schemes in Canadian history.... 7/28/2015 6:53 PM

US Navy examines health concerns near Guantanamo court
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A complaint lodged with the Pentagon has prompted the U.S. Navy to look into the possible presence of anything that may cause cancer in a section of the base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, a military spokeswoman said Tuesday.... 7/28/2015 6:41 PM

Zimbabwe: American being sought for lion poaching
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Zimbabwean police said Tuesday they are searching for an American who allegedly shot a well-known, protected lion known as Cecil with a crossbow in a killing that has outraged conservationists and others.... 7/28/2015 6:36 PM

Chelsea Clinton in Haiti to visit family foundation projects
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- Chelsea Clinton on Tuesday encouraged women to educate themselves and learn how to be more independent during a trip to Haiti to oversee projects financed by the Clinton Foundation.... 7/28/2015 6:21 PM

Desmond Tutu returns for treatment in South African hospital
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- South African retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has returned for hospital treatment, a week after he left a Cape Town hospital following an intensive antibiotics course for an infection, his foundation said Tuesday.... 7/28/2015 6:18 PM

Israeli military takes over contested West Bank complex
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli troops moved on Tuesday into a contested West Bank settlement housing complex ahead of its scheduled demolition, the military said.... 7/28/2015 5:55 PM

Critically endangered northern white rhino dies at Czech zoo
PRAGUE (AP) -- One of the last five northern white rhinoceros left in the world has died.... 7/28/2015 5:52 PM

Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years
MOSCOW (AP) -- Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years.... 7/28/2015 5:44 PM

Iraqi militias train young teens to face the threat of IS
BAGHDAD (AP) -- In the steamy Baghdad night, sweat poured down the faces of the Iraqi teens as they marched around a school courtyard, training for battle against the Islamic State group.... 7/28/2015 5:40 PM

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