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The Latest: Train crash death toll rises to 9
BERLIN (AP) -- The Latest on a train crash in Germany that has caused deaths and injuries (all times local):...

Hong Kong activists, police clash over holiday food stalls
HONG KONG (AP) -- Hong Kong's Lunar New Year celebration descended into chaos as protesters and police, who fired warning shots into the air, clashed over a street market selling fishballs and other local holiday delicacies, with dozens injured and arrested....

Belligerence as strategy: Pyongyang and its provocations
In Japan, the prime minister said North Korea would be committing a "grave, provocative act" if it followed through on plans to launch a long-range rocket. South Korea warned of "searing consequences" if the launch went ahead. Moscow and Washington, which rarely agree on much of anything these days, both denounced Pyongyang's plans. Even China, North Korea's closest ally, said it was worried....

The Latest: IOM: 409 migrants die in Mediterranean in 2016
GENEVA (AP) -- The International Organization for Migration says 409 people have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, and migrant crossings in the first six weeks of 2016 are running at nearly ten times the rate of the same period last year....

Palestinian doctor aims to boost West Bank medical services
NABLUS, West Bank (AP) -- After Dr. Saleem Haj-Yahia performed the first-ever successful artificial heart transplant in the West Bank last month he was greeted with flowers, balloons and cheering crowds and publicly praised by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas....

Taiwan seeks detention of developers of toppled building
TAINAN, Taiwan (AP) -- Prosecutors have requested the detention of the developers of a high-rise apartment building in southern Taiwan that collapsed over the weekend following a strong earthquake, killing dozens of people, official media said Tuesday....

Survivor tells of living through collapse of Taiwan building
TAINAN, Taiwan (AP) -- After propping himself against a wall for 20 hours to avoid smothering his girlfriend, Ko Ching-chung's strength was draining away....

Brother of Dublin crime boss killed in growing gangland feud
DUBLIN (AP) -- As Dublin's gangland tensions deepened, Ireland's justice minister urged gang members to seek police protection Tuesday after gunmen shot to death the brother of a Dublin crime kingpin in apparent retaliation for last week's deadly attack on a boxing ceremony....

Israel's military chief: Stopping Gaza tunnels top priority
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's military chief says its number one mission is to counter the threat posed by attack tunnels from Gaza....

Report: Car bomb in Syrian capital inflicts casualties
BEIRUT (AP) -- A car bomb exploded Tuesday near a police officers' club in the Syrian capital Damascus, wounding at least eight people, state media said....

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South Africa prosecute 4 apartheid-era cops for murder

The Latest: Recovery in European markets runs out of steam

Bosnian Serb convicted in Srebrenica genocide dies in cell

Latin America/Caribbean
Frowning masks and whips highlight Carnival in Brazil town

Middle East
Iraqi government says it fully recaptured Ramadi from IS