UNHCR appeals for safe crossing for refugees as 2014 migrant arrivals in Italy top 100,000
Until this week, Kurdish forces were outgunned by the Islamic State fighters, variously referred to as ISIS and ISIL, they're battling near Erbil.
Syrian government forces seize hotly contested Damascus suburb
AP PHOTOS: With no footbridge or transportation, students swim river to attend school in India
UK police search singer Cliff Richard's house in connection with sexual allegations
France abandons growth target after economy stagnates in 2nd quarter
Germany's economy loses momentum, decreases 0.2% in second quarter
Image of Asia: Distributing new assault rifles to modernize the Philippine military
Berlin taxi drivers celebrate after city bans ridesharing service Uber over safety fears
3 killed as Egypt police disperse small Islamist protests on anniversary of mass killing
US to deliver more weapons to Lebanon to help bolster military as it faces militant threat
AP video journalist Simone Camilli, translator and 4 others killed in Gaza explosion
Kurdish forces say they urgently need more weapons, say evenly matched with militants
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UN says humanitarian crisis in Iraq has reached its highest level; US special forces assess
Iran's supreme leader dismisses direct US talks, but says nuclear negotiations will go on
Doctors say decision not to use untested Ebola drug on African doctor an 'impossible dilemma'
Simone Camilli, AP video journalist killed in Gaza, captured human suffering amid war
Egypt says Israel, Hamas, agree to extend cease-fire for another 5 days
AP PHOTOS: Lunar show illuminates world's skies
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