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New statement said to identify gunmen in Mali attack

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali began a three-day mourning period with flags flying at half-staff on Monday for victims of the assault on a luxury hotel full of foreigners, a day after a dueling claim of responsibility emerged.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Turkey struts his stuff to get spared the Thanksgiving plate

MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — He strutted, he gobbled and he puffed up his feathers like his life depended on it. And it did.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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UN official: Over 120 leaders to attend Paris climate summit

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The attacks in Paris are affecting crucial climate change talks in the French capital starting later this month, but more than 120 world leaders strongly support the conference and have confirmed they will attend, a senior U.N. official said Friday.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Cameron pledges to outline strategy against IS this week

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron will begin to lay out his case this week for the Royal Air Force to start hitting Islamic State targets in Syria, something he has been eager to do but feared being blocked by Parliament.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Russia's Putin in Iran for talks set to focus on Syria

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Russia's President Vladimir Putin was in Tehran on Monday for talks with Iranian leaders expected to focus on the Syrian crisis and an international peace plan intended to end the conflict.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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Global stocks edge lower after series of gains

BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks were mostly lower Monday as momentum faded from a week of strong gains on Wall Street.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2015

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American killed in Mali worked to improve global health

WASHINGTON (AP) — As a Peace Corps volunteer, expert in global health and the mother of a young boy, Anita Ashok Datar devoted her life to caring for and helping others, her family said.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 November 2015

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Storm blankets parts of Midwest with more than foot of snow

CHICAGO (AP) — The first significant wintry storm of the season blanketed parts of the Midwest with a foot of snow and more was on the way Saturday, creating hazardous conditions as some travelers prepared to depart for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 21 November 2015

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