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Sources: US considering new relief mission in Iraq

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:23:45 GMT

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq who have been under siege for weeks by Islamic State militants, U.S. defense officials said Wednesday....

IMF chief Lagarde under investigation in France

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:13:53 GMT

PARIS (AP) -- Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, was placed under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption probe that dates back to her days as France's finance minister....

Girl accidentally kills gun instructor with Uzi

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:03:16 GMT

DOLAN SPRINGS, Ariz. (AP) -- A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said....

Time Warner Cable says outages largely resolved

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:57:15 GMT

NEW YORK (AP) -- Time Warner Cable said Wednesday service was largely restored after a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours....

3rd doctor dies from Ebola in Sierra Leone

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:54:39 GMT

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) -- A third top doctor has died from Ebola in Sierra Leone, a government official said Wednesday, as health workers tried to determine how a fourth scientist also contracted the disease before being evacuated to Europe....

California beach town sees flooding from hurricane

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:49:14 GMT

SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- A low-lying street in the Southern California shore community of Seal Beach was inundated by rising seawater early Wednesday while authorities along the coast braced for an even bigger storm surge brought on by Hurricane Marie spinning off Mexico's Pacific coast....

Muslims react with outrage at UK sex abuse report

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:46:20 GMT

ROTHERHAM, England (AP) -- Members of Britain's Pakistani community reacted with outrage Wednesday amid reports that officials failed to act on sex abuse cases because of concerns about racism in the northern English town of Rotherham....

AP source: American militant said killed in Syria

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:34:42 GMT

NEW HOPE, Minn. (AP) -- An American man believed to have been killed in Syria was there to fight alongside an extremist militant group, most likely the Islamic State, a U.S. official said Tuesday....

Gaza cease-fire holds as sides weigh gains

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:15:11 GMT

JERUSALEM (AP) -- An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip was holding Wednesday, as many people on both sides of the conflict wondered what was gained during 50 days of fighting....

Malaysia Airlines set for shakeup after disasters

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:34:51 GMT

HONG KONG (AP) -- Malaysia is preparing to unveil the latest overhaul of its beleaguered state-owned airline, which is reeling from twin disasters months apart that killed hundreds of passengers....

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