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AP Interview: Germany still untangling Nazis' legal legacy
BERLIN (AP) -- Germany's justice ministry has launched a wide-ranging effort to examine the influence that the Nazis had on the country's legal system, including the role some German officials played in preventing former Nazis from being prosecuted after the war.... 10/6/2015 1:05 PM

Carter: Russia must meet with US on Syria flight conflicts
MORON AIR BASE, Spain (AP) -- Russian leaders should contact the Pentagon immediately for another talk about Moscow's military activities in Syria, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday, reflecting urgent concerns over Russia's aircraft incursions into Turkish airspace.... 10/6/2015 1:00 PM

Arpad Goncz, Hungary's 1st post-communist president, dies
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Arpad Goncz, who survived a communist-era life sentence to become Hungary's first democratically chosen president, has died. He was 93.... 10/6/2015 12:54 PM

The Latest: Austrian leader sees migration impact on Lesbos
GENEVA (AP) -- The latest developments in the hundreds of thousands of refugees and other migrants passing through Europe on their way west. All times local.... 10/6/2015 12:54 PM

7 judges in Ghana suspended after corruption claims
ACCRA, Ghana (AP) -- Ghana's judicial service says seven high court judges have been suspended following corruption allegations by a journalist.... 10/6/2015 12:51 PM

Nobel Prize for missing piece in neutrino mass puzzle
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Takaaki Kajita of Japan and Arthur McDonald of Canada won the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for discovering that tiny particles called neutrinos change identities as they whiz through the universe, proving that they have mass.... 10/6/2015 12:47 PM

NATO chief: Russian jets in Turkish airspace no accident
BRUSSELS (AP) -- NATO's secretary-general on Tuesday rejected Moscow's claim that its military incursion into alliance airspace over Turkey wasn't intentional or important, saying there were two separate incidents and "the violation lasted for a long time."... 10/6/2015 12:45 PM

The Latest: Expert: research changes understanding of cosmos
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Latest developments in the announcements of the Nobel Prizes (all times local):... 10/6/2015 12:41 PM

Yacht missing with 2 Britons, American, Canadian, Filipino
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A yacht carrying two Britons, an American, a Canadian and a Filipino has gone missing while sailing from Hong Kong to the Philippines at about the time a storm was lashing the region last week, the Philippine coast guard said Tuesday.... 10/6/2015 12:34 PM

Ukraine rebels to delay elections
MOSCOW (AP) -- Officials of the eastern Ukraine regions under the control of Russia-backed separatists say they will postpone local elections that were to be held in the next several weeks, an issue that had impeded progress toward a firm resolution of the conflict.... 10/6/2015 12:34 PM

Guatemala declares mudslide-hit community uninhabitable
SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala (AP) -- Guatemalan officials weighed what to do with the site of a massive, acres-wide mudslide that might still hold hundreds of bodies and a surrounding area of largely untouched homes that has been declared uninhabitable.... 10/6/2015 12:33 PM

VW chief warns workers of future, to review investments
WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) -- Volkswagen's new CEO has told more than 20,000 gathered workers that the company will have to review planned investments and that overcoming its emissions-rigging scandal "would not happen without pain."... 10/6/2015 12:31 PM

Amid unrest in West Bank, Israel demolishes militants' homes
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli military on Tuesday demolished the homes of two Palestinian militants in east Jerusalem, the army's first concrete steps following a late night Cabinet meeting in which Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised a "strong hand" to quell recent deadly attacks.... 10/6/2015 12:25 PM

The Latest: Palestinian prisoners paid for killing Israelis
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The latest developments in ongoing tensions between Palestinians and Israel following days of violence in Jerusalem and the West Bank (all times local).... 10/6/2015 12:16 PM

Attack in Yemen's Aden targets officials, troops; kills 15
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Rockets slammed into Yemen's port city of Aden on Tuesday, striking a hotel that is home to officials from the country's exiled government and two compounds used by Saudi-led coalition troops, killing at least 15 people, authorities said.... 10/6/2015 12:14 PM

Nigeria Senate names 20 nominees for president's new Cabinet
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- Nigeria's Senate announced 20 nominees for the Cabinet of President Muhammadu Buhari, representing all regions of this West African nation but including only three women.... 10/6/2015 11:51 AM

EU high court rules against prisoner seeking voting rights
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union's highest court on Tuesday ruled that a member state can ban prisoners guilty of serious offenses from voting in EU elections in a decision which was keenly awaited in Britain.... 10/6/2015 11:37 AM

Legendary Spanish editor launching new digital publication
MADRID (AP) -- The legendary Spanish newspaper editor is flush with 18 million euros ($20 million) from crowdfunding, well-heeled investors and the payoff he received for leaving Spain's No. 2 newspaper. With that haul, Pedro J. Ramirez is about to launch a startup digital publication aimed at shaking up Spanish journalism and scooping traditional and new media competition.... 10/6/2015 11:33 AM

Indian cleric aims to stop Muslim youth from joining IS
NEW DELHI (AP) -- The chief cleric of Bangalore's main mosque said Tuesday that he has advised the heads of hundreds of mosques in India's technology hub to actively counter propaganda by extremist Islamic groups by reaching out to young people in colleges and on social media.... 10/6/2015 11:28 AM

Toyota shows self-driving technology being readied for 2020
TOKYO (AP) -- Toyota unveiled its vision for self-driving cars in a challenge to other automakers as well as industry newcomer Google Inc., promising to start selling such vehicles in Japan by 2020.... 10/6/2015 11:21 AM

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