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Dubai, European airlines divert flights over Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) -- European and Dubai-based airlines have begun rerouting flights over Iraqi airspace as a security precaution, though Iraq says its skies are safe....

How high-level Chinese officials are taken down

BEIJING (AP) -- The investigation into China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang could pave the way for him to stand trial as the most senior politician ever prosecuted for graft. It's hard to predict how his case will be handled in the opaque, secretive world of Chinese politics, but here's how such prosecutions tend to play out, though not necessarily always in this sequence:...

Suspect charged with murder in Jewish Museum case

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The man suspected of killing four people at the Brussels Jewish Museum in May has been charged with "murder in a terrorist context."...

AP PHOTOS: Face of Syrian war seen in youngest

ZAATARI, Jordan (AP) -- At Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp near the border with Syria, the horror of the neighboring country's civil war can be seen in the faces of its youngest refugees....

AP PHOTOS: Face of Syrian war seen in youngest

ZAATARI, Jordan (AP) -- At Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp near the border with Syria, the horror of the neighboring country's civil war can be seen in the faces of its youngest refugees....

AP PHOTOS: Face of Syrian war seen in youngest

ZAATARI, Jordan (AP) -- At Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp near the border with Syria, the horror of the neighboring country's civil war can be seen in the faces of its youngest refugees....

AP PHOTOS: Face of Syrian war seen in youngest

ZAATARI, Jordan (AP) -- At Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp near the border with Syria, the horror of the neighboring country's civil war can be seen in the faces of its youngest refugees....

Millions reported stolen from Albania central bank

TIRANA, Albania (AP) -- Albania's central bank says 713 million leke (5 million euros; $6.75 million) has been stolen from its reserve storage building....

Millions reported stolen from Albania central bank

TIRANA, Albania (AP) -- Albania's central bank says 713 million leke (5 million euros; $6.75 million) has been stolen from its reserve storage building....

Landslide hits Indian village, killing at least 17

NEW DELHI (AP) -- Torrential rains triggered a massive landslide that buried a remote village in western India on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people as it swept away scores of houses and possibly trapping many more people under debris, officials said....

Landslide hits Indian village, 150 may be trapped

NEW DELHI (AP) -- A landslide hit a village in western India following torrential rains Wednesday, sweeping away scores of houses and raising fears that more than 150 people could be trapped, officials said....

Bank scandal tarnishes powerful Portuguese family

LISBON, Portugal (AP) -- Portugal's Espirito Santo family business survived wars, dictatorship, revolution and family feuds for almost 150 years. Now, one of Europe's last banking dynasties is being stripped of its wealth and influence amid accounting irregularities, huge unreported debts, and a police investigation....

Bank scandal tarnishes powerful Portuguese family

LISBON, Portugal (AP) -- Portugal's Espirito Santo family business survived wars, dictatorship, revolution and family feuds for almost 150 years. Now, one of Europe's last banking dynasties is being stripped of its wealth and influence amid accounting irregularities, huge unreported debts, and a police investigation....

Bank scandal tarnishes powerful Portuguese family

LISBON, Portugal (AP) -- Portugal's Espirito Santo family business survived wars, dictatorship, revolution and family feuds for almost 150 years. Now, one of Europe's last banking dynasties is being stripped of its wealth and influence amid accounting irregularities, huge unreported debts, and a police investigation....

AP ANALYSIS: Amid war, endgames in Gaza emerge

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- The savage fighting between Israel and Hamas is escalating in Gaza, cease-fire efforts take on elements of farce, and bravado rules the public discourse. But even through the fog of war, a few endgame scenarios can nonetheless be glimpsed....

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