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At least 19 killed, about 20 injured in knifing near Tokyo
SAGAMIHARA, Japan (AP) -- At least 19 people were killed and about 20 wounded in a knife attack Tuesday at a facility for the handicapped in a city just outside Tokyo in the worst mass killing in generations in Japan....

The Latest: Japan calls knife attack 'tragic and shocking'
TOKYO (AP) -- The Latest on a knife attack at facility for the handicapped outside Tokyo (all times local):...

German refugee policy under fire after a week of bloodshed
BERLIN (AP) -- Four attacks in a week - three of them carried out by asylum seekers - have left Germany on edge and Chancellor Angela Merkel's policies of welcoming refugees under renewed criticism....

IS attacker: Germans "won't be able to sleep peacefully"
ANSBACH, Germany (AP) -- A Syrian man who tried unsuccessfully to claim asylum in Germany pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group and vowed the nation's people "won't be able to sleep peacefully anymore" in a cell phone video before blowing himself up outside a wine bar, wounding 15 people, authorities said Monday....

The Latest: Syria opposition group shamed by Germany attacks
ANSBACH, Germany (AP) -- The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany in the past week (all times local):...

Flight 370: With search suspended, a cold-case file awaits
BANGKOK (AP) -- For two years and more, it has been a lost ship, a metal container carrying 239 souls that simply disappeared one late Asian night never to be seen again. And now, the search for the remains of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 likely will become a thing of memory, too....

Turkey issues warrants for 42 journalists amid criticism
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey on Monday issued warrants for the detention of 42 journalists suspected of links to the alleged organizers of a failed military uprising, intensifying concerns that a sweeping crackdown on alleged coup plotters could target media for any news coverage critical of the government....

With Turkey in turmoil, EU migrant deal back under fire
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Even before Turkey was thrown into crisis by a coup attempt, its deal with the European Union to stop migration westward was under strain: Turks did not get the visa-free travel they were promised, and Greece was overwhelmed with asylum claims that have halted deportations for weeks....

US, Japan, Australia step in for weak SEAsia to chide China
VIENTIANE, Laos (AP) -- The United States, Japan and Australia have urged China not to construct military outposts and reclaim land in the disputed South China Sea, in a strong show of support for Southeast Asian nations that have territorial disputes with Beijing in the resource-rich area....

Historic solar flight marks first round-the-world journey
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) journey that began more than a year ago....

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