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Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — One gunman shot from the right, one from the left, each killing the non-Muslims lying in a line on the ground, growing... Full Story

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  • Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya
    Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — One gunman shot from the right, one from the left, each killing the non-Muslims lying in a line on the ground, growing closer and closer to Douglas Ochwodho, who was in the middle.

  • AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan
    AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. troops in Afghanistan may once again engage Taliban fighters, not just al-Qaida terrorists, under new guidelines quietly approved by President Barack Obama, administration officials say.

  • 37 homes collapse, dozens injured in Japan quake
    37 homes collapse, dozens injured in Japan quake

    TOKYO (AP) — Helicopter surveys on Sunday showed more extensive damage than earlier thought from an overnight earthquake in the mountainous central Japan area that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics.

  • Strong quake in west China kills 4; 54 hurt
    Strong quake in west China kills 4; 54 hurt

    BEIJING (AP) — A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least four people and injured 54 others, including schoolchildren in a stampede, officials said Sunday.

  • Biden announces new aid for Syrian refugees
    Biden announces new aid for Syrian refugees

    ISTANBUL (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan emerged from a nearly four-hour meeting Saturday, offering no indication that the U.S. and Turkey had bridged their differences about how to deal with Islamic State fighters or Syrian President Bashar Assad.

  • Iraqi forces, Islamic State group battle in Ramadi
    Iraqi forces, Islamic State group battle in Ramadi

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi soldiers backed by Sunni fighters launched a major operation Saturday to retake a section of the city of Ramadi seized by Islamic State group militants, an official and residents said.

  • Bahrain holds its first major vote since unrest
    Bahrain holds its first major vote since unrest

    MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Voters in Bahrain cast ballots Saturday in the island kingdom's first full parliamentary election since Arab Spring-inspired protests nearly four years ago, but a boycott by the country's opposition overshadowed the vote and highlighted the sectarian-charged divisions grippin this strategic U.

  • Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes
    Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes

    VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is warning of "serious gaps" in the talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, and if major differences persist the possibility of extending past Monday's deadline is seeming more likely.

  • Analysis: Veto gives Obama edge on immigration
    Analysis: Veto gives Obama edge on immigration

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has the upper hand in the fierce struggle over immigration now taking shape, with a veto pen ready to kill any Republican move to reverse his executive order, Democrats united behind him and GOP congressional leaders desperate to squelch talk of a governmentshutdown or even impeachment.

  • Pope meets with autistic children
    Pope meets with autistic children

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis tenderly embraced children with autism spectrum disorders, some of whom avoided meeting his gaze, during an audience Saturday aimed at offering solidarity to people living with the condition.

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