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  • Roadside bomb kills 6 policemen in Egypt's Sinai

    EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — A powerful explosion killed five Egyptian police conscripts and an officer near the border town of Rafah in the restive Sinai Peninsula early Tuesday, in an attack that bore the hallmarks of a local al-Qaida-inspired group, Egyptian security officials said. The Interior...

  • 1 Polish soldier killed, 2 wounded in Afghanistan

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — One Polish soldier was killed and two others wounded Tuesday in a suicide bomb attack in the Afghan capital, a military spokesman said. Spokesman Lt. Col. Piotr Walatek said Sgt. Rafal Celebudzki was killed early Tuesday on a street in Kabul when a suicide attacker...

  • Pope to focus on grandparents after newlyweds

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — First, Pope Francis married 20 couples to highlight the role of families as the heart of the Catholic Church. Next up is a special Mass for grandparents. Francis and 100 elderly priests will celebrate a Mass in St. Peter's Square on Sept. 28 in honor of the elderly, part of...

  • Lava flows from Philippine volcano, thousands flee

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines' most active volcano belched out huge lava fragments that rolled about a kilometer (half a mile) down its slope in an ongoing gentle eruption, prompting authorities to evacuate thousands of villagers, officials said Tuesday. The Philippine Institute of...

  • Shots fired in Danish courthouse; 1 dead

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A gunman opened fire Tuesday at a court building in Copenhagen, killing one man and seriously wounding another, authorities said. Danish police said they arrested a suspect nearby and seized a shotgun. The motive of the shooting wasn't immediately clear but a court...

  • Iraq officials: Premier has selected final Cabinet ministers, including defense and interior

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials: Premier has selected final Cabinet ministers, including defense and interior.

  • UN panel emphasizes Assad role in Syria war crimes

    GENEVA (AP) — As nations mount an offensive against the Islamic State militants that have gained a stronghold in Iraq and Syria, a U.N. human rights commission emphasized Tuesday that the Syrian President Bashar Assad's government has committed the bulk of atrocities in the civil war. The head...

  • Raw: Mexico Celebrates Independence Day

    Mexico is celebrating its independence day. Huge crowds packed Mexico City's Zocalo Square for the event. (Sept. 16) SHOT LIST AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Mexico City, Mexico - 16 September, 2014 1. Wide Zocalo square 2. Mid scenario in the Zocalo square 3. Wide Mexican Cathedral...

  • Ukraine's parliament ratifies agreement to deepen ties with the European Union

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament ratifies agreement to deepen ties with the European Union .

  • 2 killed in pileup on mist-shrouded Dutch road

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Emergency services say two people have been killed and an unknown number injured in a pileup at least 150 cars and trucks on a Dutch highway shrouded in thick mist. The Zeeland Security Region said in a statement that the series of crashes happened early Tuesday on...

  • Nobel laureates appeal to South Africa

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A group of Nobel peace laureates is appealing to South Africa to grant a visa to the Dalai Lama, who abandoned an attempt to get permission to travel to Cape Town next month. The 14 Nobel laureates said in a statement Monday that the Tibetan spiritual leader withdrew his...

  • Taliban Claim Afghanistan Suicide Bombing

    The Taliban claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed 3 foreign service members in Afghanistan. Officials say five service members and more than a dozen Afghans were wounded. (Sept. 16) SHOTLIST: AP TELEVISION - AP CLIENTS ONLY Kabul, Afghanistan - 16 September, 2014 1....

  • Danish police: shots fired inside court building in Copenhagen; 1 killed, 1 wounded

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police: shots fired inside court building in Copenhagen; 1 killed, 1 wounded.

  • Militants attack Pakistani post near Afghan border

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — A group of militants attacked a Pakistan army post from neighboring Afghanistan Tuesday morning, sparking a shootout that left 11 insurgents and three soldiers killed, the military said, as government warplanes killed 20 local militants elsewhere in the northwest. "A group of...

  • 2nd conductor resigns from Vienna State Opera

    VIENNA (AP) — The Vienna State Opera has lost its second star conductor in less than two weeks. Bertrand de Billy says he refuses to work under opera director Dominique Meyer, mentioning "dishonesty" and "lack of loyalty." The French maestro was quoted in Tuesday's Kurier newspaper that...



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