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Belarusian independent news sites blocked

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Several independent news websites have been blocked in the former Soviet republic of Belarus, where the government exerts close control of news media.

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Sierra Leone urges safe burials to stem Ebola

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The radio announcement is chilling and blunt: "If I die, I want the deaths to stop with me."

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Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2014 file photo, farmers shout slogans against the construction of the planned inter-oceanic canal as they arrive for a national protest march in Managua, Nicaragua. The project is slated to open a huge waterway over what is now the town of Rio Grande, an evangelical-…

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Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2014 file photo, protesters carry a banner with a map of Lake Nicaragua during a national march against the construction of the planned inter-oceanic canal in Managua, Nicaragua. Many complain President Daniel Ortega is giving too much away to HKND, the Hong Kong-base…

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Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2014 file photo, people protest the planned interoceanic canal in Managua, Nicaragua. Even though protesters complained that police blocked canal-opponents trying to arrive from the countryside, observers said it was the largest anti-government action in years. (AP Ph…

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Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

RIO GRANDE, Nicaragua (AP) — As a conscripted soldier during the Contra War of the 1980s, Esteban Ruiz used to flee from battles because he didn't want to have to kill anyone. But now, as the 47-year-old farmer prepares to fight for his land, Ruiz insists, "I'm not going to run."

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2 cops ambushed, fatally shot in car; gunman kills himself

NEW YORK (AP) — The warning came just moments too late: A man who had shot his ex-girlfriend a few hours earlier had traveled to New York City and vowed online to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.

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Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

FILE - A Wednesday Dec. 21, 2005 photo from files showing pop star Elton John, right, and his longtime partner David Furnish, after they had a civil ceremony at the Guildhall in Windsor, England. Elton John and his partner David Furnish plan to tie the knot for a second time this weekend, fo…

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Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

FILE - A Wednesday Dec. 21, 2005 photo from files showing pop star Elton John, right, and his longtime partner David Furnish, embracing as they wave to members of the media and the public after they had a civil ceremony at the Guildhall in Windsor, England. Elton John and his partner David F…

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Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

LONDON (AP) — Entertainer Elton John and longtime mate David Furnish officially married Sunday on the ninth anniversary of the day they entered into a civil partnership.

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Tucson Museum of Art Store

Tucson Museum of Art Store

The Tucson Museum of Art Store gift item created by some of Arizona's best artists and craftspeople.

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UNICEF store

UNICEF store

Shop the UNICEF store for last-minute gifts, especially if you'd like to combine holiday shopping with charitable giving.

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Greek prime minister open to 2015 early elections

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister says early general elections could be called by the end of 2015 if the current legislature can elect a president and if negotiations with the country's creditors on post-bailout aid are completed.

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Palestinians throw stones, injure Israeli boy

Palestinians throw stones, injure Israeli boy

Jewish children watch their father light candles during the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City in Jerusalem on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. The Jewish festival of light is an eight-day commemoration of the Jewish uprising in the second century B.C. against the Greek…

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Palestinians throw stones, injure Israeli boy

Palestinians throw stones, injure Israeli boy

An ultra Orthodox Jew lights candles during the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City in Jerusalem on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. The Jewish festival of light is an eight-day commemoration of the Jewish uprising in the second century B.C. against the Greek-Syrian king…

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Palestinians throw stones, injure Israeli boy

Palestinians throw stones, injure Israeli boy

JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinians hurling stones on Sunday at Jewish settlers' cars in the West Bank lightly injured a 4-year-old Israeli boy, the Israeli military said.

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2014 frustrates US hopes for Israeli-Palestinian peace

2014 frustrates US hopes for Israeli-Palestinian peace

FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2014 file-pool photo, Secretary of State, John Kerry meets with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at Villa Taverna in Rome. Kerry is ending 2014 much in the same way he started it: Frustrated in his efforts to push Israel and Palestinians toward peace. Facing a…

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2014 frustrates US hopes for Israeli-Palestinian peace

2014 frustrates US hopes for Israeli-Palestinian peace

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is ending 2014 much in the same way he started it, frustrated in efforts to push Israel and Palestinians toward peace.

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Republicans fighting to hang onto Senate _ in 2016

Republicans fighting to hang onto Senate _ in 2016

FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2014 file photo, Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Even as Republicans celebrate their Senate takeover, they are making plans to defend it. In the 2016 Senate elections, GOP candidates will be defending incumbents in states President Barack…

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Republicans fighting to hang onto Senate _ in 2016

Republicans fighting to hang onto Senate _ in 2016

FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2013 file photo, Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., right, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Even as Republicans celebrate their Senate takeover, they are making plans to defend it. In the 2016 Senate elections, GOP candidates will be defending incumbents in states Preside…

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Republicans fighting to hang onto Senate _ in 2016

Republicans fighting to hang onto Senate _ in 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate majority in hand, ascendant Republicans are set to challenge President Barack Obama and the Democrats on Capitol Hill come January. But a much tougher election map two years from now could force the GOP right back into the minority.

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Egypt President awards medal to retired spy chief

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has awarded the country's intelligence chief one of the state's highest awards after ordering his retirement.

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Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

Emergency services workers cover off the perimeter fence of a house where eight children have been found dead in a Cairns suburb in far north Queensland, Australia, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. Queensland state police said they were called to the home in the Cairns suburb of Manoora on Friday morn…

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Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

Police patrol near a house where eight children have been found dead in a Cairns suburb in far north Queensland, Australia, Friday Dec 19, 2014. Queensland state police said they were called to the home in the Cairns suburb of Manoora on Friday morning after receiving a report of a woman wit…

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Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

La policía forense llega a la casa en la que fueron hallados ochos niños muertos en un suburbio de Cairns, en Queensland, en el norte de Australia, el viernes 19 de diciembre de 2014. (Foto AP/Graeme Bint)

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