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The Latest: Romania to hold day of mourning for quake dead
AMATRICE, Italy (AP) -- The Latest on Italy's devastating Aug. 24 earthquake (all times local):...
Cannes burkini ban overturned after top French court ruling
PARIS (AP) -- A French court has overturned a ban on burkinis issued in Cannes - the first in a series of local bans on the Muslim full-body swimwear this summer that set off a heated controversy at home and a wave of outrage abroad....
Italy honors quake victims as bishop warns of reconstruction
AMATRICE, Italy (AP) -- An Italian bishop issued a veiled critique of the suspected shoddy construction behind the high death toll of Italy's earthquake and warned during a state funeral Tuesday that the rebuilding effort must not become a "looting" of state coffers....
Albania passes a judicial reform law, key to EU efforts
TIRANA, Albania (AP) -- Albania's parliament has approved a law to check the personal and professional backgrounds of judges and prosecutors in a move to convince the European Union to launch membership negotiations....
Report: UK police arrest 6 teens suspected of murdering Pole
LONDON (AP) -- British police have arrested six teenagers suspected of murdering a Polish man in a possible hate crime, according to police and local media....
Tensions mount as record numbers crowd French migrant camp
CALAIS, France (AP) -- Tempers are flaring among migrants squeezed in record numbers into a shrinking slum camp in France's port city of Calais, where they spend hours in line waiting for food and showers....
Germany's Cologne Cathedral gets new St. John Paul II relic
BERLIN (AP) -- Cologne's famous cathedral will soon be getting a new relic of a saint, with the gift of a drop of Pope St. John Paul II's blood from Krakow Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz....