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Israeli officer who killed teen was in 'mortal' danger: army
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- The Israeli military says a senior West Bank commander who killed a Palestinian stone-thrower last week opened fire because he felt "mortal" danger after stones hit his jeep's windshield.... 7/6/2015 4:18 PM

Iran pushes for end to arms embargo in nuke deal
VIENNA (AP) -- A day before the new deadline for a nuclear accord, Iran pushed on Monday for an end to the U.N. arms embargo on the country - a parallel deal that the United States opposes as it seeks to limit Tehran's Mideast power and influence.... 7/6/2015 4:18 PM

The Latest: Schaeuble insists no problem with Varoufakis
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):... 7/6/2015 4:14 PM

The Latest: Pope arrives at Ecuador park to celebrate Mass
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:... 7/6/2015 4:09 PM

Italian surveillance company appears to get hacked
LONDON (AP) -- An Italian surveillance company known for selling malicious software used by police bodies and spy agencies appears to have succumbed to a damaging cyberattack which sent documents and invoices ricocheting across the Internet.... 7/6/2015 3:57 PM

Nigerian military frees 180 Boko Haram suspects, some babies
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- Nigeria's military has freed 180 detainees held for months, including women carrying babies with toddlers clinging to their skirts, declaring they are no longer suspected of being part of the Boko Haram Islamic extremist insurgency.... 7/6/2015 3:55 PM

What's next, as Greece stumbles toward euro exit
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Greece is at the last chance saloon, thirsty and out of credit. Next stop could be the badlands of euro exit.... 7/6/2015 3:44 PM

Service held in UK to remember Srebrenica massacre victims
LONDON (AP) -- Days before the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre, hundreds of Bosnians and Britons attended a memorial service at Westminster Abbey on Monday to remember the more than 8,000 male Muslim victims.... 7/6/2015 3:34 PM

AP PHOTOS: Dreams of victory for South African rugby team
KATLEHONG, South Africa (AP) -- Their catches still uncertain, their sneakers worn and unsuitable, a team of young South Africans is trying to find success in a sport that that's a traditional favorite in their country, but rare in their own neighborhood - rugby.... 7/6/2015 3:32 PM

Serena beats Venus in 2 sets in 4th round at Wimbledon
LONDON (AP) -- Serena Williams extended her mastery over big sister Venus, and kept alive her bid for Grand Slam history.... 7/6/2015 3:28 PM

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greek government names lead bailout negotiator Euclid Tsakalotos as new finance minister.... 7/6/2015 3:22 PM

More than 1 million expected at pope's Mass in South America
GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) -- Latin America's first pope arrived in this port city on Monday for the first big event of a three-nation tour where he's set compassion for the weak and respect for the environment as central themes.... 7/6/2015 3:19 PM

EU official: Migrant boats also carrying IS fighters
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union's top prosecutor said Monday she has been told that smugglers' boats bringing migrants across the Mediterranean to Europe are also carrying Islamic State group fighters.... 7/6/2015 3:11 PM

Facing record migrant flows, Hungary tightens asylum system
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Hungary's parliament on Monday approved amendments tightening the country's asylum system, a response to the record number of migrants and refugees reaching the country over the past year.... 7/6/2015 2:55 PM

Airstrike hits market north of Yemen's Aden, over 45 killed
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- A massive airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels hit a local marketplace in Yemen, killing over 45 civilians on Monday, security officials and eyewitnesses said.... 7/6/2015 2:42 PM

AP Interview: Iran ambassador: Nuke deal could benefit Kabul
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- As Iran and global powers move toward a nuclear agreement, Tehran's ambassador to Afghanistan said a deal easing crippling economic sanctions would also benefit security and development in his country's war-torn neighbor.... 7/6/2015 2:31 PM

Zimbabwean government exports elephants despite protest
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Twenty elephants exported to China would be "better off" in Chinese zoos rather than struggling wildlife parks in Zimbabwe, the southern African nation's minister in charge of wildlife said on Monday, dismissing protests from animal rights groups.... 7/6/2015 2:29 PM

Iraqi fighter jet accidentally bombs Baghdad, 12 killed
BAGHDAD (AP) -- An Iraqi fighter jet accidentally dropped a bomb over a Baghdad neighborhood on Monday, killing at least 12 people on the ground, Iraqi officials said.... 7/6/2015 2:27 PM

Final News of the World journalist sentenced over hacking
LONDON (AP) -- Four years after a phone-hacking scandal sank the News of the World, the last of the tabloid's journalists to face charges has been sentenced.... 7/6/2015 2:24 PM

Greece looks to reopen bailout talks as euro future in doubt
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece and its membership in Europe's joint currency faced an uncertain future Monday, with the country under pressure to restart bailout talks with creditors as soon as possible after Greeks resoundingly rejected the notion of more austerity in exchange for aid.... 7/6/2015 2:23 PM

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