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Gambia president withdraws AU chairmanship bid

Gambia's government says President Yahya Jammeh has withdrawn his bid to chair…

Greek village priest held over church treasure dig

Police in northern Greece have arrested a village priest and a church…

Group: Chinese police clash with Tibetans, 1 dead

Chinese security forces fired at Tibetans, killing one and wounding several others,…

Gunman escapes after 2 neighbors are shot

A gunman thought to be barricaded inside a Long Beach apartment after…

Hawaiian singer sentenced in molestation case

Los Angeles County prosecutors say a popular Hawaiian singer has been given…

Hearing set for man accused of causing miscarriage

An arraignment has been scheduled for a Storm Lake man who police…

Information from Australian PM's aide led to clash

A clash between protesters and Australian police that forced bodyguards to rush…

Irish may try IRA veteran over North Korean scam

An Irish Republican Army veteran long accused of laundering counterfeit U.S. $100…

Islamists defend Arab democracy, stress inclusion

Newly empowered Islamist leaders stood up for Arab democracy Friday, saying extremists…

Israel says Iran 'drifting' toward nuke goal line

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Friday the world must quickly stop…

Judge refuses to lift stay-away order for sheriff

A judge upheld Thursday that San Francisco's embattled sheriff must not have…

Justice unit to probe mortgage-backed securities

Federal and state law enforcement officials announced Friday they have launched a…

Kidnapped Norwegian in Yemen released

Norwegian Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Stoere says a U.N. worker has been…

Law school holding summit on marijuana laws

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law is holding a summit…

Lawyer withdraws $7.5 million dollar lottery claim

A New York attorney's decision to withdraw his claim on a multimillion…

Lawyer withdraws mysterious claim on Iowa jackpot

A New York attorney withdrew his claim Thursday on a multi-million dollar…

Long road ahead for Conn. home invasion survivor

How does a man move on with his life after losing his…

Mali: Al-Qaida playing role in insurgency

Fighters from al-Qaida's North African branch helped an ethnic Tuareg rebel group…

Man pleads not guilty in drunken driving case

A San Diego County man arrested for investigation of drunken driving three…

Man reaches plea deal in Oregon bear cub shooting

A man has pleaded no contest to animal abuse after being accused…