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Protection fees, stolen ammo extend Somalia's war

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Somalia receives about $1 billion a year for humanitarian, development and security projects. But the amount of money that actually benefits Somali citizens is far, far less....

Euroskeptic win in EU polls shakes up UK politics

LONDON (AP) -- Britain's political leaders are scrambling to rethink their strategies for next year's general election as the country's Euroskeptic party scored an historic victory in the European Parliament vote....

Norway feels sting of China's Nobel anger

OSLO, Norway (AP) -- Norway used to be China's top fresh salmon supplier, sending steadily growing volumes to exclusive restaurants in Beijing and Shanghai....

Norway feels sting of China's Nobel anger

OSLO, Norway (AP) -- Norway used to be China's top fresh salmon supplier, sending steadily growing volumes to exclusive restaurants in Beijing and Shanghai....

Al-Qaida vows revenge for Osama bin Laden's death

CAIRO (AP) -- Al-Qaida vowed to keep fighting the United States and avenge the death of Osama bin Laden, which it acknowledged for the first time Friday in an Internet statement apparently designed to convince followers that it will remain vigorous and intact even after its founder's demise....

Son of guitarist admits guilt in protests

LONDON (AP) -- The son of Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour has pleaded guilty to participating in a rampage during student protests that included an attack on a royal convoy....

Spain: 22 African migrants missing at sea

MADRID (AP) -- Spanish police are searching Friday for 22 African migrants missing in the Mediterranean Sea after a packed boat they were traveling in nearly sank....

Spain: 22 African migrants missing at sea

MADRID (AP) -- Spain says 22 Africans are missing in the Mediterranean after a packed migrant boat they were traveling in nearly sank....

Brazil top court recognized same-sex civil unions

SAO PAULO (AP) -- Brazil's high court ruled that same-sex civil unions must be recognized, a decision welcomed as a watershed by gay activists who also hope it will cool rising violence against homosexuals in Latin America's most populous nation....

Brazil top court recognized same-sex civil unions

SAO PAULO (AP) -- Brazil's high court ruled that same-sex civil unions must be recognized, a decision welcomed as a watershed by gay activists who also hope it will cool rising violence against homosexuals in Latin America's most populous nation....

Migrants risk lives to reach, escape Libya

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- Many risked their lives to get here. Now they're putting their lives on the line to get out....

Migrants risk lives to reach, escape Libya

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) -- Many risked their lives to get here. Now they're putting their lives on the line to get out....

Italy's general strike hits mass transit

ROME (AP) -- Commuters in Italy scrambled on Friday to find the few buses and subway trains running during a one-day general strike that also affected air and rail travel, banks, public offices and schools....

Italy's general strike hits mass transit

ROME (AP) -- Commuters in Italy scrambled on Friday to find the few buses and subway trains running during a one-day general strike that also affected air and rail travel, banks, public offices and schools....

India tries sports, job training to pacify Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India (AP) -- After facing three summers of violent separatist protests in Kashmir, the Indian government is trying to prevent another outburst of rage with a new approach: charm....

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