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25 bodies found after landslide hits east China village

BEIJING (AP) — The death toll from a landslide that buried homes in eastern China has risen to 25 people with 12 others still missing, a local government said Monday.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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World leaders vow to step up anti-terror efforts after Paris

ANTALYA, Turkey (AP) — World leaders vowed Monday to boost intelligence-sharing, cut off terrorist funding and strengthen border security in Europe, as they sought to show resolve and unity following the deadly terror attacks in Paris.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 November 2015

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Clinton's mixing of 9/11 and Wall Street raises ire

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton defended her campaign contributions from Wall Street by invoking her work to help the financial sector rebuild after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, raising eyebrows among her Democratic challengers and Republicans alike.

Last Updated on Sunday, 15 November 2015

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Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns 129 dead

PARIS (AP) — The Eiffel Tower stood dark in a symbol of mourning Saturday night as France struggled to absorb the deadliest violence on its soil since World War II: coordinated gun-and-suicide bombing attacks across Paris that left at least 129 people dead and 352 injured.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 November 2015

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Paris attacks may prompt Obama to step up military action

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Paris terrorist attacks seem likely to compel President Barack Obama to consider military escalation against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. But that probably will not mean dramatic moves like launching a U.S. or international ground offensive or accelerating aerial bombing in hopes of eliminating the global threat of violent extremism.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 November 2015

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IS group claims Paris attacks, says France at 'top' of list

CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for a wave of attacks in Paris that killed 127 people and said France would remain at the "top of the list" of its targets.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 November 2015

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Indonesia uses trained elephants to control forest fires

SIAK, Indonesia (AP) — Forest fires difficult to control? Call in the pachyderm patrol.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 November 2015

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Police: San Francisco tour bus crashes, injuring 20 people

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — What began as a serene tour through one of the nation's most picturesque cities turned into a two-block ride of terror when an open-air tour bus careened wildly out of control in San Francisco's Union Square, running down a bicyclist, striking two pedestrians and smashing into several moving cars before it plowed into scaffolding lining a construction site.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 November 2015

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