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The Latest: Officials seek stronger border control, police
BERLIN (AP) -- The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany (all times local):...

Jordan deal with donors means legal work for Syria refugees
RAMTHA, Jordan (AP) -- Syrian refugee Fawaz al-Jasem used to drop his tools and run when he saw police approaching the farm in northern Jordan where he has been picking vegetables for the past three years....

Historic solar flight marks first round-the-world journey
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history on Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) journey that began more than a year ago....

Solar plane's arrival highlights UAE's clean-energy push
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The United Arab Emirates might not seem like an obvious spot to begin and end a globe-spanning flight promoting renewable energy....

Somalia: Suicide car bomb at UN mine offices kills 10
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden car outside the United Nations Mine Action Service offices in Mogadishu, killing 10 people, including seven U.N. guards, a Somali police official said Tuesday....

Hatred behind troubled Japan knife attacker's rampage
SAGAMIHARA, Japan (AP) -- Hatred appears to be what fueled a young Japanese man who went on a stabbing rampage, killing 19 people Tuesday at a facility for the mentally disabled where he had been fired. Months earlier, he reportedly gave a letter to Parliament outlining the bloody plan....

Letter by man accused of Japan stabbing carried a warning
The 26-year-old man accused of carrying out a mass stabbing Tuesday at a Japanese facility for the mentally disabled that left 19 people dead had written a letter in February to parliament's lower house speaker, outlining what was similar to Tuesday's attack, and expressing his disturbing views. A translation follows:...

German refugee policy under fire after a week of bloodshed
BERLIN (AP) -- Four attacks in a week - three of them carried out by asylum seekers - have left Germany on edge and Chancellor Angela Merkel's policies of welcoming refugees under renewed criticism....

IS releases video that appears to show Ansbach bomber
BERLIN (AP) -- The extremist Islamic State group has published a video in which a man pledges allegiance to IS and vows Germany's people "won't be able to sleep peacefully anymore." It appears to be the same as the one found by German investigators on the phone of man who blew himself, killing himself and wounding 15 people....

Kerry: Progress with Russia on Syria despite military doubts
VIENTIANE, Laos (AP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said progress is being made with Russia on a potential military partnership that could strengthen a faltering truce in Syria despite grave doubts expressed by the Pentagon and joint chiefs of staff....

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Somalia: Suicide car bomb at UN mine offices kills 10

Kerry: Progress with Russia on Syria despite military doubts

Russia's Lavrov hopes Russia-US talks will help Syria truce

Latin America/Caribbean
Mexico finds water tunnel under Pakal tomb in Palenque

Middle East
Iran denies 3 senior al-Qaida figures based in the country