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Countries agree on huge marine reserve for Antarctica
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- New Zealand officials say the countries which decide the fate of Antarctica have agreed to create a huge marine reserve there....

Libya's navy says 90 migrants perished after boat fell apart
CAIRO (AP) -- The Libyan navy said on Thursday that at least 90 migrants are believed to have perished when their rickety boat started to fall apart in the Mediterranean Sea, after leaving the Libyan coast....

Iraqis find bomb factory, tunnels on long road to Mosul
KHAZER, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi forces explored a network of tunnels and uncovered a bomb-making facility on Thursday in a village near Mosul that was recently retaken from the Islamic State group, offering a glimpse of the challenge they will face as they move closer to the city....

Iraqis dispense what they call justice for alleged militants
QAYARA, Iraq (AP) -- At a checkpoint south of Mosul, men who once suffered under the harsh rule of the Islamic State group are now screening displaced civilians to identify any fleeing fighters, and some are dispensing what they call justice....

The Latest: Obama, Erdogan talk Turkey's role in Mosul fight
BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Latest on the conflict in Iraq (all times local):...

Italy quakes take out buildings standing after August jolt
CAMERINO, Italy (AP) -- The red brick Amatrice city hall resisted the devastating Aug. 24 quake that collapsed buildings all around it, only to crumble under the one-two punch of lesser jolts Wednesday night. They also brought down a centuries-old church tower in Camerino that had withstood both a quake in 1997 and the one in August....

Man shot dead after stabbing guard at US Embassy in Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- A man was shot dead after stabbing a policeman guarding the perimeter wall of the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi and trying to take his gun, a Kenyan police official said Thursday....

The Latest: Russia says Syrian rebels kill 3 kids in Aleppo
BEIRUT (AP) -- The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):...

UN says school attack in Syria may be potential war crime
BEIRUT (AP) -- U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Thursday for an immediate investigation of an attack on a school in Syria's Idlib province that the U.N.'s children's agency is calling one of the deadliest of its kind in the country's six-year war....

With French camp razed, moved migrants try to adapt again
CALAIS, France (AP) -- Thousands of migrants dispersed this week from the now-torched camp they had called home in Calais are struggling to adapt to unfamiliar surroundings in towns and villages throughout France....

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