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Spain: Police arrest woman for recruiting young girls for IS
MADRID (AP) -- Spanish police on Tuesday arrested a woman suspected of recruiting pre-teen girls and teenagers to send to areas controlled by the Islamic State armed group in Syria.... 7/7/2015 1:43 PM

Exposed to Greek banks, Balkans brace for trouble
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) -- There is a saying in the Balkans: "Indebted like Greece."... 7/7/2015 1:41 PM

UN rights chief worried by breadth of China security law
BERLIN (AP) -- The United Nations' human rights chief said Tuesday that he is worried by the wide scope and the vagueness of a new national security law approved last week by China's legislature.... 7/7/2015 1:30 PM

2 Americans, 1 Briton gored in 1st Pamplona bull run
PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) -- Two Americans and a Briton were gored and eight others injured Tuesday as thousands of daredevils dashed alongside fighting bulls through the streets of this northern Spanish city on the first bull run of the San Fermin festival, organizers said.... 7/7/2015 1:27 PM

200 detonators, explosives stolen from French military site
PARIS (AP) -- French authorities are investigating the theft of roughly 200 detonators plus grenades and plastic explosives from a military site in southeastern France, officials said Tuesday.... 7/7/2015 1:25 PM

Police: Man breaks into Berlin restaurant, drinks Tabasco
BERLIN (AP) -- A man is in hot water after allegedly stealing a bicycle, pitching it through a Berlin restaurant window, then entering and quaffing half a bottle of Tabasco sauce - telling authorities he was thirsty.... 7/7/2015 1:20 PM

Reactor in Japan being loaded with nuke fuel before restart
TOKYO (AP) -- A Japanese utility on Tuesday began loading fuel into a nuclear reactor where operations are scheduled to resume next month in the country's first restart under safety requirements set following the Fukushima disaster.... 7/7/2015 1:15 PM

UN chief highlights need for children's education worldwide
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- The United Nations chief has joined Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai in calling on world leaders to secure education for young people across the globe.... 7/7/2015 1:15 PM

Italy holds funeral for 13 migrants killed in shipwreck
CATANIA, Italy (AP) -- Italian officials have held a funeral for 13 migrants who were among up to 800 people who died in a shipwreck in April.... 7/7/2015 1:13 PM

Panel blames politics for botched UN Ebola response
LONDON (AP) -- The Ebola outbreak exposed the U.N. health agency's organizational failings, a panel reported Tuesday - but it did not blame any individuals at the World Health Organization for its bungled response last year to the deadly crisis.... 7/7/2015 1:01 PM

Tunisian govt defends emergency measures
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) -- Tunisia's government is urging its citizens to sacrifice some of their freedoms to better protect the country from attacks like the mass shooting at a beach resort last month that killed 38 people, mostly tourists.... 7/7/2015 12:46 PM

Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue
VIENNA (AP) -- Iran nuclear talks busted through their second deadline in a week Tuesday, raising new questions about the ability of world powers to cut off all Iranian pathways to a bomb through diplomacy. The talks, already in their 12th day, were prolonged until possibly Friday.... 7/7/2015 12:42 PM

The Latest: Ireland's Noonan tells Greece 'look at us'
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local):... 7/7/2015 12:41 PM

Britons mark 10th anniversary of London transit attacks
LONDON (AP) -- Britons paused in silence and walked in solidarity Tuesday to mark the 10th anniversary of suicide bomb attacks on London's transit system.... 7/7/2015 12:29 PM

Jewish officials protest art installation at Polish museum
WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- Jewish officials are furious over a video installation at a Polish museum that shows naked men and women playing a game of tag in a gas chamber.... 7/7/2015 12:23 PM

UN: civilian death toll in Yemen conflict tops 1,500
BERLIN (AP) -- The United Nations' human rights office says the number of civilians killed in three months of violence in Yemen has risen above 1,500.... 7/7/2015 12:17 PM

Report: Toyota executive arrested in Japan to be released
TOKYO (AP) -- The American Toyota executive who was arrested in Japan last month on suspicion of drug law violations is expected to be released Wednesday without being prosecuted, according to Japan's Kyodo News service.... 7/7/2015 12:17 PM

Ryanair to begin offering low-cost flights to Israel
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Europe's low-cost airline Ryanair says it will start its first cheap flights in and out of Israel in November.... 7/7/2015 12:15 PM

Bomb blamed on Boko Haram kills 20 in northern Nigeria
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- A bomb blast in Nigeria's northern university town of Zaria killed 25 people Tuesday including a 2-year-old toddler, the Kaduna state governor reported, the latest in a string of deadly bombing and shooting attacks by the Boko Haram Islamic extremist group.... 7/7/2015 12:13 PM

Boycott Israel drive gains strength, raising alarm
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Ten years ago, a small group of Palestinian activists had a novel idea: Inspired by the anti-apartheid movement, they called for a global boycott movement against Israel as a nonviolent method to promote the Palestinian struggle for independence.... 7/7/2015 11:50 AM

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