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Indian zoo: Tiger killed man who climbed into moat

NEW DELHI (AP) — A New Delhi zoo official says a man was killed by a tiger after climbing into the moat surrounding the animal's enclosure.

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Serena Williams out in 2nd round at Wuhan

WUHAN, China (AP) — Top-ranked Serena Williams is out in the second round of the new WTA event at Wuhan, retiring after 11 games on Tuesday and dropping a third match to Alize Cornet this year.

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France won't stop fight in Iraq despite kidnapping

France won't stop fight in Iraq despite kidnapping

Soldiers patrol at the Eiffel Tower, in Paris, France, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. France's top security official says militants from the Islamic State group have threatened to kill civilians in the coalition of countries arrayed against the extremists. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said h…

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France won't stop fight in Iraq despite kidnapping

France won't stop fight in Iraq despite kidnapping

PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister says his country won't stop fighting Islamic State militants despite demands by kidnappers holding a French hostage.

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Israel military shoots down Syrian aircraft

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military shot down a Syrian fighter jet that infiltrated its airspace over the Golan Heights on Tuesday morning — the first such downing in decades, heightening tensions in the volatile plateau.

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Rights group: Nepal conflict-era rapes unpunished

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Both government troops and communist guerrillas raped women during Nepal's decadelong insurgency but the violence has gone largely unpunished, in part because of a short time limit for reporting attacks, a human rights group said Tuesday.

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Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2014, file photo, Pentagon press secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby speaks during a briefing at the Pentagon. The Pentagon on Monday night, Sept. 22, says the U.S. and partner nations have begun airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State militants, using a mix of figh…

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Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

Graphic shows five Arab countries that conducted airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Syria; 1c x 3 inches; 46.5 mm x 76 mm;

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Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and five Arab countries launched airstrikes Monday night on Islamic State group targets in eastern Syria, and the U.S. undertook a separate, unilateral air attack on what it called an al-Qaida affiliate elsewhere in Syria.

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AP PHOTOS: NC artist burns glass into sculptures

PITTSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A huge grin appears on the face of glass artist Jonathan Michael Davis as he burns hole after hole through spheres of glass, making a popping sound.

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Afghanistan's Karzai takes one last swipe at US

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai is taking one last swipe at the U.S., saying that America hasn't wanted peace in Afghanistan.

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Lawyer: Uighur scholar in China gets life sentence

Lawyer: Uighur scholar in China gets life sentence

In this Feb. 4, 2013 photo, Ilham Tohti, an outspoken scholar of China's Uighur minority, gestures as he speaks during an interview at his home in Beijing, China. A Chinese court on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 imposed a harsh life sentence on Ilham Tohti, who championed the country's Uighur mino…

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Lawyer: Uighur scholar in China gets life sentence

Lawyer: Uighur scholar in China gets life sentence

In this Feb. 4, 2013 photo, Ilham Tohti, an outspoken scholar of China's Uighur minority, pauses during an interview at his home in Beijing, China. A Chinese court on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 imposed a harsh life sentence on Ilham Tohti, who championed the country's Uighur minority, the most …

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Lawyer: Uighur scholar in China gets life sentence

Lawyer: Uighur scholar in China gets life sentence

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court imposed a life sentence Tuesday on a moderate scholar who championed the country's Uighur minority, the most severe penalty in a decade for anyone in China convicted of illegal political speech.

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Ukraine rebels say they withdraw heavy artillery

Ukraine rebels say they withdraw heavy artillery

Street musicians perform in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. A cease-fire was called on Sept. 5 but has been violated repeatedly. Negotiators from Ukraine, Russia, the rebels and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe last week tried to further t…

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Ukraine rebels say they withdraw heavy artillery

Ukraine rebels say they withdraw heavy artillery

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia-backed rebels in east Ukraine say that they are pulling back heavy artillery from front-line positions in response to similar moves by the Ukrainian army, a first step toward satisfying a truce agreement signed last week.

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Eurozone survey signals waning growth

LONDON (AP) — Further evidence has emerged to show that the economic momentum across the 18-country eurozone is petering out.

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Hamas suspects in slaying of Israeli teens killed

Hamas suspects in slaying of Israeli teens killed

FILE - This undated file image released by the Israel Defense Forces shows a combination of three photos of Israeli teens Eyal Yifrah, 19, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Naftali Fraenkel, a 16-year-old with dual Israeli-American citizenship, who disappeared while hitchhiking home near the West Bank ci…

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Hamas suspects in slaying of Israeli teens killed

Hamas suspects in slaying of Israeli teens killed

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli special forces stormed a West Bank hideout early on Tuesday and killed two Palestinians suspected in the June abduction and slaying of three Israeli teenagers, a gruesome attack that had triggered a chain of events that led to the war in Gaza this summer.

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Euro area gets new 10-euro bill

Euro area gets new 10-euro bill

FILE - The Sept. 18, 2014 file photos hows a counterfeit money expert of the German Federal Bank showing the security features of a new ten euro banknote during a press conference at the branch office of the German Federal Bank in Erfurt, central Germany. The 18-countries using the euro curr…

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Euro area gets new 10-euro bill

Euro area gets new 10-euro bill

FILE - The Sept. 18, 2014 file photos hows a counterfeit money expert of the German Federal Bank showing the security features of a new ten euro banknote during a press conference at the branch office of the German Federal Bank in Erfurt, central Germany. The 18-countries using the euro curr…

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Euro area gets new 10-euro bill

Euro area gets new 10-euro bill

BERLIN (AP) — The 18 countries that use the euro currency have a new 10-euro ($13) note, which the European Central Bank says has enhanced security features that will make it harder to counterfeit.

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Metro open late for Redskins game

WASHINGTON (AP) — Metro trains will run for an additional hour to accommodate crowds expected to attend the Washington Redskins game this week.

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Poland plans to buy missiles for its F-16s from US

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland hopes to finalize a multimillion deal with U.S. company Lockheed Martin Corp. by November that includes cruise missiles for its F-16 fighter jets, the Polish defense minister said Tuesday.

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UN says there's unprecedented demand for food aid

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The World Food Program's top official said it's unprecedented that the U.N. aid agency finds itself simultaneously responding to half a dozen major crises in addition to helping the largest number of refugees in the world since World War II.

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