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Burkina Faso prime minister lashes out at ex-president
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) -- Burkina Faso's prime minister is lashing out at the country's former president who spent nearly 30 years in power.... 10/6/2015 3:19 PM

Pistorius family: Oscar's rights being undermined
SOMERSET WEST, South Africa (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius' family say his rights are being "undermined" by delays in deciding whether he should be released from jail and moved to house arrest.... 10/6/2015 3:16 PM

EU offers Turkey incentives to better tackle refugee crisis
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union is ready to offer Turkey new incentives to better tackle the Syria refugee crisis, including money, the easing of visa restrictions and better intelligence sharing.... 10/6/2015 3:11 PM

Be 'Happy': Pharrell Williams to open MTV EMAs in Milan
MILAN (AP) -- Pharrell Williams will be the opening performer at the 2015 MTV European Music Award ceremony this month in Italy's fashion capital of Milan.... 10/6/2015 3:11 PM

The Latest: Research changed the course of particle physics
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Latest developments in the announcements of the Nobel Prizes (all times local):... 10/6/2015 3:01 PM

Attack in Yemen's Aden kills 15; Islamic State claims blasts
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Attacks targeting exiled Yemeni officials and Saudi-led troops fighting in the country's civil war killed at least 15 people Tuesday in the port city of Aden, authorities said. A new Islamic State affiliate claimed responsibility for the assault, which officials previously blamed on Yemen's Shiite rebels.... 10/6/2015 2:57 PM

2 ships collide off Belgium's Zeebrugge; crew of 11 rescued
BRUSSELS (AP) -- A Dutch cargo ship sank off the Belgian coast after colliding with a gas tanker early Tuesday. The crew of 11 was rescued.... 10/6/2015 2:43 PM

Romania draft law: Supermarkets must sell more local produce
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) -- Romanian senators have adopted draft legislation obliging supermarkets to sell more meat and produce from the country in a bid to support local farmers.... 10/6/2015 2:43 PM

Kerry to stop in Haiti to discuss election preparations
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry plans a brief stop in Haiti to discuss preparations for this month's presidential and parliamentary elections.... 10/6/2015 2:42 PM

IS claims wave of attacks in Iraq that killed 56 people
BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a series of attacks that rocked different parts of Iraq and killed at least 56 people the night before.... 10/6/2015 2:24 PM

Munich museum evacuated after WWII-era bomb found
BERLIN (AP) -- A popular Munich museum has been evacuated after a World War II-era bomb was found in a courtyard during construction work.... 10/6/2015 2:23 PM

Pope aims to assure conservatives marriage doctrine safe
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis sought Tuesday to assure conservatives that Catholic doctrine on marriage is safe, as a three-week meeting of bishops began hashing out how the church should welcome gays, divorcees and other Catholics in "irregular" unions.... 10/6/2015 2:21 PM

Yacht missing with 2 Britons, American, Canadian, Filipino
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A yacht carrying two Britons, an American, a Canadian and a Filipino disappeared while sailing in waters that were lashed by a storm last week, the Philippine coast guard said Tuesday.... 10/6/2015 2:19 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 2:18 PM

The Latest: Israel finds rifle believed used in shooting
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 2:17 PM

Saudi blogger's wife protests at Saudi Embassy in Vienna
VIENNA (AP) -- The wife of imprisoned Saudi blogger Raif Badawi has joined a small group of protesters in front of the Saudi Embassy in Vienna to demand his release.... 10/6/2015 2:16 PM

Arpad Goncz, Hungary's 1st post-communist president, dies
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Arpad Goncz, the much-loved Hungarian writer and translator who survived a communist-era life sentence for taking part in the 1956 anti-Soviet revolt and later become Hungary's first democratically chosen president, died Tuesday. He was 93.... 10/6/2015 2:16 PM

VW chief warns workers of 'pain' to come because of scandal
WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) -- Volkswagen's new CEO has told more than 20,000 workers that overcoming its emissions-rigging scandal will "not happen without pain" and that the company will have to review its investment plans.... 10/6/2015 2:14 PM

New Islamic State affiliate in Yemen claims responsibility for Aden attacks that killed 15
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- New Islamic State affiliate in Yemen claims responsibility for Aden attacks that killed 15.... 10/6/2015 2:12 PM

The Latest: French pull 7 Syrians from cold water off Calais
GENEVA (AP) -- The latest developments as hundreds of thousands of people seeking safety make an epic trek through Europe. All times local.... 10/6/2015 2:03 PM

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