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Turkey snubs possible PKK ceasefire announcement
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- A senior Turkish official has renewed a call on Kurdish rebels to lay down their arms and leave the Turkish territory.... 10/9/2015 10:38 AM

New face of Asian cinema shows Indian film outside Bollywood
BUSAN, South Korea (AP) -- A film from outside Bollywood reflecting generational gaps in India and an image-driven Iranian movie about a grieving old man were among the works showing new trends of Asian cinema at this year's Busan International Film Festival.... 10/9/2015 10:33 AM

The Latest: Palestinian shot after stabbing officer
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The latest developments in ongoing tensions between Palestinians and Israelis following days of violence. (all times local)... 10/9/2015 10:33 AM

Polish FM: no coalition of main parties after Oct.25 vote
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- A leading member of the ruling Civic Platform party says it will not enter a coalition with the major opposition force after the Oct. 25 general elections.... 10/9/2015 10:23 AM

Nepal's parliament to choose new prime minister on Sunday
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Nepal's parliament speaker has announced that members will vote Sunday to choose a new prime minister of this Himalayan nation.... 10/9/2015 10:20 AM

The Latest: Merkel's spokesman applauds prize for Tunisia
OSLO, Norway (AP) -- The latest developments in the awarding of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize. All times local.... 10/9/2015 10:10 AM

The Latest: Sweden prepares for crisis of refugee numbers
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest developments as hundreds of thousands of people seeking safety make an epic trek through Europe. All times local.... 10/9/2015 10:10 AM

SABMiller meets with investors amid takeover bid
LONDON (AP) -- SABMiller is meeting with investors to underscore its strength as an independent company, as the world's second-biggest brewer seeks to head off a takeover by larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev.... 10/9/2015 10:03 AM

Israel on high alert as stabbing attacks continue
JERUSALEM (AP) -- An Israeli man stabbed four Arabs in the south of the country Friday morning and a Palestinian later stabbed a 14-year-old Israeli in Jerusalem police said, as spiking tensions in Jerusalem and the West Bank threatened to spread throughout Israel.... 10/9/2015 9:54 AM

Islamic State group seizes villages north of Aleppo city
BEIRUT (AP) -- Islamic State militants seized several villages from rival insurgents north of Aleppo city Friday, in a surprise attack that came despite intensive Russian airstrikes that Moscow insists are targeting the extremist group, activists said.... 10/9/2015 9:49 AM

Tunisian democracy group wins Nobel Peace Prize
OSLO, Norway (AP) -- A Tunisian democracy group won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its contributions to the first and most successful Arab Spring movement.... 10/9/2015 9:48 AM

Expats spooked after 2 foreigners gunned down in Bangladesh
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- The cafes and restaurants are empty. The chatter of guests in hotel lobbies has gone quiet. The high-walled embassy compounds are even more closely guarded.... 10/9/2015 9:45 AM

Plane carrying Eritreans leaves Italy under new EU plan
ROME (AP) -- An Italian police aircraft carrying 19 Eritreans took off from Rome's Ciampino airport Friday, bringing the first refugees to Sweden under the European Union's new resettlement program aimed at redistributing asylum-seekers from hard-hit receiving countries.... 10/9/2015 9:41 AM

Train strike in Brussels snarls Belgian, international lines
BRUSSELS (AP) -- A rail strike in the Belgian capital has paralyzed much of the train traffic on domestic and international lines linking London, Paris and Amsterdam to Brussels.... 10/9/2015 9:33 AM

Spain: VW investments guaranteed despite emission debacle
MADRID (AP) -- Spain's industry minister says Volkswagen has guaranteed it will follow through with 4.2 billion euros ($4.8 billion) in investments for two auto plants despite the diesel emissions scandal that is expected to significantly hurt the carmaker's finances.... 10/9/2015 9:25 AM

British nurse who contracted Ebola hospitalized again
LONDON (AP) -- London's Royal Free Hospital says a nurse who recovered from Ebola last year is being treated for an unusual late complication of the infection.... 10/9/2015 9:24 AM

World stocks rise on expectations Fed will delay rate hike
TOKYO (AP) -- World stock markets rose Friday on expectations the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates at a record low for at least several more months.... 10/9/2015 9:16 AM

Winners of Nobel Peace Prize since 1980
OSLO, Norway (AP) -- The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize was announced Friday. Here is a list of winners of the award since 1980:... 10/9/2015 9:11 AM

The National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia wins Nobel Peace Prize
OSLO, Norway (AP) -- The National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia wins Nobel Peace Prize.... 10/9/2015 9:02 AM

The latest: Islamic State group seizes villages in Syria
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- The latest developments as Syrian troops and other nations battle militants in Syria. All times local in Syria.... 10/9/2015 8:53 AM

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