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Riot in Stockholm suburb after drug suspect is arrested
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- Swedish police on Tuesday were investigating a riot that broke out overnight in a predominantly immigrant suburb in Stockholm after officers arrested a suspect on drug charges....

Kremlin stays mum on new US national security adviser
MOSCOW (AP) -- The Kremlin refrained from comment Tuesday on the appointment of the new U.S. national security adviser, but one lawmaker said he was likely to take a hawkish stance toward Russia....

EU tries to keep multinationals from using tax loopholes
BRUSSELS (AP) -- European Union finance ministers agreed Tuesday to new rules aimed at preventing multinational companies from exploiting differences in tax rates between countries in the 28-country EU and those outside the bloc....

Police shoot to stop gas truck speeding against traffic
MADRID (AP) -- Police in Barcelona fired gunshots Tuesday to stop a Swedish man who stole a butane gas truck and drove it at high speed against traffic on a city highway, ramming several cars along the way, a police spokeswoman said. The man was arrested and is being questioned....

Lawyer: Portugal to extradite ex-CIA agent to Italian jail
LISBON, Portugal (AP) -- A Portuguese court has ordered police to extradite a former CIA agent to Italy, where she will serve a prison sentence after being convicted of involvement in a U.S. program that kidnapped suspects for interrogation, her lawyer said Tuesday....

Court rejects UK couple's bid for civil partnership
LONDON (AP) -- A British couple who want their relationship recognized in law without the "patriarchal baggage" of marriage on Tuesday lost the latest stage in their fight to be allowed a civil partnership....

UNICEF, French president urge protection for children of war
PARIS (AP) -- Child soldiers, underage sex slaves, orphaned adolescent refugees - France's president and UNICEF are urging the international community to do more to protect the more than 200 million children of today's conflict zones....