Syria says victory is in sight over terrorists
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Syria says victory is in sight over terrorists

Syria's foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that his country is "marching steadily" toward the goal of rooting out terrorism _ and "victory is now within reach."

Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district
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Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district

The first weekend since a 7.1 magnitude earthquake toppled buildings in Mexico City has begun on a somber note.

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Yemen rebels pardon journalist after death sentence

Yemeni Shiite rebel officials say a prominent journalist who was sentenced to death over accusations of collaborating with a Saudi-led coalition battling the group has been pardoned

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Death toll from this week's central Mexico earthquake tops 300

Death toll from this week's central Mexico earthquake tops 300

Italy: 5-Stars open new phase, pick candidate for premier
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Italy: 5-Stars open new phase, pick candidate for premier

Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement opened a new phase in its quest for the country's premiership by choosing its candidate and party leader to take the reins from founder Beppe Grillo

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Russian oppositionist Udaltsov detained before Moscow rally

Russian news reports say a prominent opposition figure who was recently released after serving more than four years in prison has been detained at an unsanctioned rally in Moscow

The Latest: On edge in Mexico as hospital evacuates visitors
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The Latest: On edge in Mexico as hospital evacuates visitors

No place is treating more victims of this week's deadly earthquake than Mexico City's Xoco General Hospital

German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home
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German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home

A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a leftist militant group's campaign against West German authorities has returned home

Spain, Catalonia tussle over who controls the Mossos police
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Spain, Catalonia tussle over who controls the Mossos police

Spain's central government and regional Catalan authorities tussled Saturday over who controls the regional police force that is considered key to the success of a planned Oct. 1 independence vote for the northeastern region

In final push, Merkel seeks to reach undecided German voters
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In final push, Merkel seeks to reach undecided German voters

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is handing out coffee to campaign workers in Berlin, urging them to keep up the momentum in the final hours before the country votes