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Calais, hit by migrant woes, a city everyone wants to leave

CALAIS, France (AP) — The truck drivers who pass through don’t like it. Neither do the millions of tourists who turn up each year. And the migrants who flock here have only one thing on their mind: leaving….

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Total reboot: How to fix Greece’s economy

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — After so much pain, Greece must now figure out how to get its economy back on its feet….

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Q&A: A look at the history of Jewish extremism in Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — The arrest of a well-known Jewish extremist marks Israel’s first concrete step in its new “zero tolerance” approach toward what the government describes as Jewish terrorism. A recent pair of attacks brought into the open long-standing fears about a radicalized and ultraconservative fringe that had been operating below the radar but now appears to be intensifying its violence….

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Kerry pushes Asia trade pact in Singapore

SINGAPORE (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Tuesday for countries negotiating a major Pacific Rim trade deal to overcome differences that have stalled its conclusion….

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After deadly attack, Israel arrests extremist in crackdown

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities kicked off a promised crackdown on Jewish extremists following last week’s deadly arson attack on a Palestinian family, arresting a high-profile activist accused of leading a new movement of defiant settler youths who embrace violence and reject the rule of law in the name of the purity of the Holy Land….

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Firing of generals raises fear of return to Algerian strife

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria is in the grips of political intrigue, as the president nears death and rumors of coup attempts swirl. Now, the unprecedented firing of three top generals is generating fear that a power struggle within the regime will break into the open – unleashing a new cycle of the bloodshed that plagued the country in the 1990s….

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Calais, hit by migrant woes, a city everyone wants to leave

CALAIS, France (AP) — The truck drivers who pass through don’t like it. Neither do the millions of tourists who turn up each year. And the migrants who flock here have only one thing on their mind: leaving….

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3 hours ago

Total reboot: How to fix Greece’s economy

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — After so much pain, Greece must now figure out how to get its economy back on its feet….

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3 hours ago

Kerry pushes Asia trade pact in Singapore

SINGAPORE (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Tuesday for countries negotiating a major Pacific Rim trade deal to overcome differences that have stalled its conclusion….

KDWN

3 hours ago

After deadly attack, Israel arrests extremist in crackdown

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities kicked off a promised crackdown on Jewish extremists following last week’s deadly arson attack on a Palestinian family, arresting a high-profile activist accused of leading a new movement of defiant settler youths who embrace violence and reject the rule of law in the name of the purity of the Holy Land….