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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

The Latest: Expert recalls sensation of neutrino findings
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Latest developments in the announcements of the Nobel Prizes (all times local):... 10/6/2015 2:28 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

Islamic State affiliate claims Yemen attacks in Aden
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- A new Islamic State affiliate in Yemen has claimed responsibility for attacks in the port city of Aden that killed at least 15 people.... 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

AP Interview: Germany still untangling Nazis' legal legacy
BERLIN (AP) -- Germany's justice ministry is embarked on 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 2:02 PM

EU states agree to share tax information on multinationals
LUXEMBOURG (AP) -- The European Union's 28 finance ministers have agreed to share details of tax deals their countries reach with big multinational companies, in a move they hope will clamp down on aggressive tax avoidance.... 10/6/2015 2:02 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 about Russian aircraft violating Turkish airspace.... 10/6/2015 1:51 PM

Christian pastor survives knife attack at home in Bangladesh
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- A Bangladeshi pastor survived an attempt on his life by three men who came to his home pretending to want to learn about Christianity, police and the victim said Tuesday.... 10/6/2015 1:42 PM

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