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  • Afghanistan examining claim Taliban leader Mullah Omar died
    Afghanistan examining claim Taliban leader Mullah Omar died

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official said Wednesday his government is examining claims that reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Omar is dead. The Taliban could not be immediately reached on the government's comments about Omar, who has been declared dead many times before.

  • Official: Turkish jets pound PKK positions in Iraq
    Official: Turkish jets pound PKK positions in Iraq

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish jets hit Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq in a new raid against the separatist group, authorities said Wednesday, as Turkey's opposition pro-Kurdish party called for an immediate end to the violence and the resumption of peace efforts.

  • Pakistan police kill feared Sunni militant leader, 13 others
    Pakistan police kill feared Sunni militant leader, 13 others

    MUZAFFARGARH, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police gunned down one of the country's most-feared Sunni militant leaders and 13 followers in a mysterious pre-dawn shootout Wednesday, killing a man believed to behind the slaughter of hundreds of the nation's minority Shiites.

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  • Parole for Pollard revisits divisions over extent of harm
    Parole for Pollard revisits divisions over extent of harm

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of Jonathan Pollard for spying for Israel touched off one of the most sensational spy cases in recent American history, stoking fierce international passions and decades of legal and diplomatic wrangling.

  • Iran nuclear deal turns up lobbying heat on Congress
    Iran nuclear deal turns up lobbying heat on Congress

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Iran nuclear deal has supercharged congressional lobbying, with President Barack Obama securing the support of a prominent Jewish Democrat and pro-Israel groups pressuring lawmakers in an all-out, big-money drive.

  • Anger grows over two-speed Poland, fueling political shift
    Anger grows over two-speed Poland, fueling political shift

    PIONKI, Poland (AP) — Marek Bogacki feels life in Poland 26 years after the fall of communism could hardly be better.

  • Man accused in lion death says he thought hunt was legal
    Man accused in lion death says he thought hunt was legal

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota dentist who went on a guided bow hunting trip for big game in Zimbabwe said that he had no idea the lion he killed was protected and that he relied on the expertise of his local guides to ensure the hunt was legal.

  • New video shows more of Sandra Bland's time in Texas jail
    New video shows more of Sandra Bland's time in Texas jail

    HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities released additional footage from Sandra Bland's three days in jail, saying they wanted to dispel rumors that she was dead before arriving.

  • Coast Guard plane's crew spends long days searching for boys
    Coast Guard plane's crew spends long days searching for boys

    ABOVE THE ATLANTIC OCEAN (AP) — Scouring the vast ocean expanse off Florida for two missing teen boaters is a long, tedious mission for the eight-person crew of the C-130 Hercules Coast Guard plane based out of Clearwater.

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