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Canadian official IDs Ottawa gunman

TORONTO (AP) -- A Canadian official has identified the dead Ottawa gunman as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau....

Gaza rebuilding slowed by trickle of aid, rivalry

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Several dozen tons of cement bags stored in a warehouse are one of the few tangible achievements so far of a $2.7 billion plan to rebuild war-wrecked Gaza Strip....

Albania PM seeks to ease tensions with Serbia

TIRANA, Albania (AP) -- Albania's prime minister said Wednesday that his nation and Serbia must try to end decades of hostility toward one another by focusing on major issues such as their mutual desire to join the European Union, not last week's dispute over a soccer match....

Ottawa hospital says it treated 3 shooting victims

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- A hospital says it has received three victims from the shootings in Canada's capital....

Sax player behind 'Baker Street' solo dies at 60

LONDON (AP) -- Musician Raphael Ravenscroft, who played one of the most famous saxophone solos of all time on Gerry Rafferty's "Baker Street," has died. He was 60....

Sax player behind 'Baker Street' solo dies at 60

LONDON (AP) -- Musician Raphael Ravenscroft, who played one of the most famous saxophone solos of all time on Gerry Rafferty's "Baker Street," has died. He was 60....

Analysis: Fowle was North Korea's easiest US case

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- Why did North Korea free Jeffrey Fowle, and only him, when two other Americans remain in prison there? Probably because Pyongyang considered him the most minor of the three offenders, and may believe that releasing him could improve abysmal U.S. relations and even temper growing international criticism of its human-rights record....

UK man faked coma for 2 years to avoid court

LONDON (AP) -- A fraudster who pretended to be quadriplegic and sometimes comatose for two years to avoid prosecution has been convicted after police caught him on camera driving and strolling around supermarkets....

Pistorius spends first night in single jail cell

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius spent his first night in a single cell in the hospital wing of a prison in the capital, Pretoria, said a prison official....

Pistorius spends first night in single jail cell

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- South African prison officials say Oscar Pistorius spent his first night in a single cell in the hospital wing of a prison in the capital, Pretoria....