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Australia calls for restraint after Russian plane shot down
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Australia's prime minister has called for Russia and Turkey to show restraint over the shooting down of as Russian jet fighter near the Syria-Turkey border, saying Australia is paying close attention to the safety of Australian pilots over Syria.... 11/25/2015 12:05 AM

The Latest: : Islamist jailed in France raid
PARIS (AP) -- The latest on the deadly attacks in Paris and the heightened security in Europe. All times local:... 11/24/2015 11:59 PM

Deep 7.5 quake shakes remote Peru jungle region
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- A deep 7.5-magnitude earthquake has shaken a sparsely populated jungle region near the triple border of Peru, Brazil and Bolivia. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.... 11/24/2015 11:30 PM

Canada to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees by end of February
TORONTO (AP) -- Canada's new Liberal government said Tuesday it will resettle 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of the year and another 15,000 by the end of February.... 11/24/2015 11:23 PM

Official: Moise, Celestin top 2 finalists in Haiti election
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- The top two finishers in Haiti's first-round presidential election are government-backed candidate Jovenel Moise and former state construction chief Jude Celestin, officials said Tuesday. They are scheduled to compete in a runoff vote on Dec. 27.... 11/24/2015 11:01 PM

Hostage-taking in French town ends, hostages safe
PARIS (AP) -- One suspected gunman was found dead when a hostage-taking situation in the northern French town of Roubaix ended Tuesday night with the hostages being brought to safety, local officials said.... 11/24/2015 10:53 PM

Turkey shoots down Russian jet it says violated its airspace
MOSCOW (AP) -- Turkey shot down a Russian warplane on Tuesday that it said ignored repeated warnings and crossed into its airspace from Syria, killing at least one of the two pilots in a long-feared escalation in tensions between Russia and NATO. Russian President Vladimir Putin denounced what he called a "stab in the back" and warned of "significant consequences."... 11/24/2015 10:41 PM

Kenya's president reshuffles Cabinet after graft allegations
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Kenya's president reshuffled his Cabinet Tuesday to replace five ministers who are being investigated for graft and one who resigned over the weekend after being accused of corruption.... 11/24/2015 10:16 PM

Tunisia declares state of emergency after bus blast kills 12
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) -- Tunisia?s president declared a 30-day state of emergency across the country and imposed an overnight curfew for the capital after an explosion Tuesday struck a bus carrying members of the presidential guard, killing at least 12 people and wounding 20 others.... 11/24/2015 10:03 PM

New settlement spat emerges as Kerry visits Israel
JERUSALEM (AP) -- A new spat emerged between the Israeli government and Washington over Jewish settlements on Tuesday, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visited Israel and the West Bank for the first time in more than a year.... 11/24/2015 9:48 PM

Official: Paris attacks organizer was planning more carnage
PARIS (AP) -- The man believed to have planned the Nov. 13 Paris attacks that killed 130 people and wounded hundreds more had likely planned to carry out another suicide bombing days later in the French capital's business district, the Paris prosecutor said Tuesday.... 11/24/2015 9:07 PM

Central American officials meet on Cuban migrant problem
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) -- Central American officials met with their counterparts from Ecuador, Colombia and Cuba Tuesday to deal with the problem of thousands of Cuban migrants stranded in Costa Rica.... 11/24/2015 8:45 PM

8 injured in fire at Mexican oil refinery
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico's state-run oil company says a fire at one of its refineries has injured eight people.... 11/24/2015 8:41 PM

Canada to take 10,000 Syrian refugees by year end and another 15,000 by the end of Februar...
TORONTO (AP) -- Canada to take 10,000 Syrian refugees by year end and another 15,000 by the end of February.... 11/24/2015 8:39 PM

The Latest: UN chief: Profiling migrants infringes rights
BERLIN (AP) -- The latest on the mass movement of asylum seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local:... 11/24/2015 8:35 PM

The Latest: Tunisia's Islamist party denounces bus attack
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) -- The latest on an explosion that targeted a bus carrying Tunisian presidential guards in the capital. All times local.... 11/24/2015 8:28 PM

Islamic militants hit hotel in Egypt's Sinai, killing 7
CAIRO (AP) -- A brazen militant attack involving a suicide car bombing and claimed by the Islamic State group targeted a hotel in Egypt's restive northern Sinai region on Tuesday, killing seven people, including two judges, the state MENA news agency said.... 11/24/2015 8:00 PM

Hungarian police say 'bomb lab' found, 6 people detained
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Hungarian police say they have enhanced security measures for the country's top public officials after six people were detained last week in two separate cases and a "bomb lab" was found.... 11/24/2015 7:59 PM

Explosion hits bus carrying presidential guards in Tunis
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) -- An explosion struck a bus carrying members of Tunisia?s presidential guard in the country?s capital Tuesday, killing at least 12 people and wounding more than a dozen others in what the government described as a terrorist attack.... 11/24/2015 7:58 PM

UN chief will try to visit North Korea as soon as possible
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he will try to visit North Korea "at the earliest possible date" in an effort to promote peace on the Korean peninsula.... 11/24/2015 7:54 PM

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