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A Holocaust survivor remembers: Lost in the rubble of Warsaw

AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The young boy emerged from the rubble of Warsaw, clinging to a woman he knew only as Mrs. Wala. She turned and walked off, and 7-year-old Mieczyslaw Kenigswein was alone, lost in the Holocaust. He is now 78, an Israeli with a...

Police: Several people killed in shooting in Switzerland

BERLIN (AP) — Police said Sunday that they found several people dead after shots were heard in a town in northern Switzerland. Residents heard shots in the town of Wuerenlingen shortly after 11 p.m. Saturday night, police said. Officers then found “several” dead...
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Greece back as a headache for improving eurozone economy

AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris LONDON (AP) — It may only account for 2 percent of the eurozone economy but Greece has a habit of punching above its weight when it comes to bruising the currency union. And there are fears it could be once again posing a threat to an otherwise...
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French radio station takes on new role after Paris attacks

AP Photo/Christophe Ena CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France (AP) — It’s called “Beur FM” – after a slang term for Arab people – and has become the voice of France’s Islamic community in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attacks. The radio station gives...

Rodon Helps White Sox Beat Reds 8-2 For Doubleheader Split

CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Rodon pitched six innings for his first major league win, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-2 on Saturday night for a split of their traditional doubleheader. Alexei Ramirez connected in each game for Chicago, including a solo drive in the...
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Boxing loss could be Pacquiao’s political win

AP Photo/Bullit Marquez MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Manny Pacquiao lost his biggest fight in the ring, but that won’t stop him from plotting a bigger comeback – in the political arena that is. In a country where elections are also entertainment and political...

Columbus Beats Seattle At Home For First Time, 3-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kei Kamara scored two goals and the Columbus Crew beat Seattle 3-2 on Saturday night for their first home victory against the Sounders. Columbus (4-3-2) is 1-3-1 at home against Seattle (5-3-1). The visiting team had won the previous three meetings in the...
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Report: 2 Mississippi officers fatally shot; suspect sought

AP Photo/Jason Munz HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — A coroner says two police officers have died after being shot in the line of duty in the southern Mississippi city of Hattiesburg. Coroner Butch Benedict in Mississippi’s Forrest County told the Jackson Clarion-Ledger...

Typhoon intensifies, closes in on Philippines’ northern tip

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A powerful typhoon gained strength Sunday as it zeroed in on the northeastern tip of the Philippines, where some 1,400 people were moved to safety from coastal areas exposed to floods and storm surges. Typhoon Noul is packing winds of 185...
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Turkish coup leader, former president, Evren dies at 97

AP Photo ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Kenan Evren, the general who led Turkey’s 1980 military coup that ended years of street-clashes between rival left- and right-wing militias and but also unleashed a wave of arrests, torture and extrajudicial killings died on Saturday. He...