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US tells Iran to consider nuclear talks extension

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  • US tells Iran to consider nuclear talks extension
    US tells Iran to consider nuclear talks extension

    VIENNA (AP) — The U.S. told Iran Sunday that it's time to consider extending nuclear talks, in the first formal recognition by Washington that frenzied last-minute diplomacy may not be enough to seal a deal by a rapidly approaching deadline.

  • Islamic State group recruits, exploits children
    Islamic State group recruits, exploits children

    BEIRUT (AP) — Teenagers carrying weapons stand at checkpoints and busy intersections in Iraq's second-largest city, Mosul. Patched onto the left arms of their black uniforms are the logos of the Islamic Police.

  • Crew docks at International Space Station
    Crew docks at International Space Station

    BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Soyuz capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, the United States and Italy docked Monday with the International Space Station, less than six hours after launching from Russia's manned space facility in Kazakhstan.

  • Israeli Cabinet moves to define Israel as Jewish
    Israeli Cabinet moves to define Israel as Jewish

    JERUSALEM (AP) — In a move likely to further inflame tensions with Israel's Arab citizens, the Israeli Cabinet on Sunday approved a bill to legally define the country as the nation-state of the Jewish people.

  • Iraqi premier, US look to aid Islamic State battle

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi forces battling the Islamic State group focused their offensive Sunday on the city of Ramadi, backed by Sunni tribal fighters that the U.S. plans to arm.

  • Chilean moms growing support for medical marijuana
    Chilean moms growing support for medical marijuana

    SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Paulina Bobadilla was beyond desperate. The drugs no longer stopped her daughter's epileptic seizures and the little girl had become so numb to pain, she would tear off her own fingernails and leave her small fingers bleeding.

  • Afghan official: suicide attack toll at least 50

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a volleyball tournament has risen to at least 50, with more than 60 wounded.

  • Portuguese ex-premier kept in jail amid fraud case
    Portuguese ex-premier kept in jail amid fraud case

    LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates is spending a third straight night in jail as officials continue to investigate him for suspected corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud.

  • Tunisia polls give ex-regime figure the edge
    Tunisia polls give ex-regime figure the edge

    TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A veteran politician from the previous regime that ran on a platform of restoring the prestige of the state took the lead in Tunisia's first free and fair presidential election Sunday, according to exit polls. But there will still likely be a runoff next month.

  • Strong quake in west China kills 5; 54 hurt
    Strong quake in west China kills 5; 54 hurt

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

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