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Israel on high alert as stabbing attacks continue
JERUSALEM (AP) -- An Israeli man stabbed four Arabs in the south of the country Friday morning and a Palestinian later stabbed a 14-year-old Israeli in Jerusalem police said, as spiking tensions in Jerusalem and the West Bank threatened to spread throughout Israel.... 10/9/2015 9:54 AM

The Latest: Czechs beef up Austrian border policing
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest developments as hundreds of thousands of people seeking safety make an epic trek through Europe. All times local.... 10/9/2015 9:50 AM

Islamic State group seizes villages north of Aleppo city
BEIRUT (AP) -- Islamic State militants seized several villages from rival insurgents north of Aleppo city Friday, in a surprise attack that came despite intensive Russian airstrikes that Moscow insists are targeting the extremist group, activists said.... 10/9/2015 9:49 AM

The Latest: Swedish minister: peace prize 'well-deserved'
OSLO, Norway (AP) -- The latest developments in the awarding of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize. All times local.... 10/9/2015 9:49 AM

Tunisian democracy group wins Nobel Peace Prize
OSLO, Norway (AP) -- A Tunisian democracy group won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its contributions to the first and most successful Arab Spring movement.... 10/9/2015 9:48 AM

Expats spooked after 2 foreigners gunned down in Bangladesh
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- The cafes and restaurants are empty. The chatter of guests in hotel lobbies has gone quiet. The high-walled embassy compounds are even more closely guarded.... 10/9/2015 9:45 AM

Plane carrying Eritreans leaves Italy under new EU plan
ROME (AP) -- An Italian police aircraft carrying 19 Eritreans took off from Rome's Ciampino airport Friday, bringing the first refugees to Sweden under the European Union's new resettlement program aimed at redistributing asylum-seekers from hard-hit receiving countries.... 10/9/2015 9:41 AM

Train strike in Brussels snarls Belgian, international lines
BRUSSELS (AP) -- A rail strike in the Belgian capital has paralyzed much of the train traffic on domestic and international lines linking London, Paris and Amsterdam to Brussels.... 10/9/2015 9:33 AM

The Latest: Palestinian stabs Israeli teen in latest attack
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The latest developments in ongoing tensions between Palestinians and Israelis following days of violence. (all times local)... 10/9/2015 9:33 AM

Tunisia: Nobel winner says he's 'overwhelmed,' says quartet tried to save country from dan...
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) -- Tunisia: Nobel winner says he's 'overwhelmed,' says quartet tried to save country from danger.... 10/9/2015 9:29 AM

Spain: VW investments guaranteed despite emission debacle
MADRID (AP) -- Spain's industry minister says Volkswagen has guaranteed it will follow through with 4.2 billion euros ($4.8 billion) in investments for two auto plants despite the diesel emissions scandal that is expected to significantly hurt the carmaker's finances.... 10/9/2015 9:25 AM

British nurse who contracted Ebola hospitalized again
LONDON (AP) -- London's Royal Free Hospital says a nurse who recovered from Ebola last year is being treated for an unusual late complication of the infection.... 10/9/2015 9:24 AM

World stocks rise on expectations Fed will delay rate hike
TOKYO (AP) -- World stock markets rose Friday on expectations the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates at a record low for at least several more months.... 10/9/2015 9:16 AM

Winners of Nobel Peace Prize since 1980
OSLO, Norway (AP) -- The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize was announced Friday. Here is a list of winners of the award since 1980:... 10/9/2015 9:11 AM

The National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia wins Nobel Peace Prize
OSLO, Norway (AP) -- The National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia wins Nobel Peace Prize.... 10/9/2015 9:02 AM

The latest: Islamic State group seizes villages in Syria
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- The latest developments as Syrian troops and other nations battle militants in Syria. All times local in Syria.... 10/9/2015 8:53 AM

Studies say 1/3 of young men in China to die from smoking
BEIJING (AP) -- Research published in the medical journal The Lancet says one in three of all the young men in China are likely to die from tobacco, but that the number can fall if the men quit smoking.... 10/9/2015 8:48 AM

10 inmates die in fire at Philippine maximum-security prison
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A fire destroyed a dormitory at a maximum-security prison in the central Philippines, killing 10 inmates, officials said Friday.... 10/9/2015 8:37 AM

French labor tensions ease as garbage collector strike ends
PARIS (AP) -- Air France is resuming negotiations with pilots' unions over hotly contested job cuts, and Paris garbage collectors have ended a smelly strike, soothing developments at the end of a week of high labor tensions.... 10/9/2015 8:29 AM

AP Interview: Jerusalem mayor defends gun display
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Jerusalem's mayor, caught on video this week with a gun slung over his shoulder while visiting a Palestinian neighborhood, is making no apologies for the display of force. He says he's helping keep his city safe.... 10/9/2015 8:28 AM

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