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Turkish minister: 29 killed, 166 wounded in twin bombings
ISTANBUL (AP) -- Turkey's Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu says two blasts after an Istanbul soccer match killed have 29 people and wounded 166 others....

At least 60 killed as crowded church collapses in Nigeria
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- The roof of a crowded church collapsed onto worshippers in southern Nigeria on Saturday, killing at least 60 people, witnesses and an official said....

Islamic State militants re-enter Syria's historic Palmyra
BEIRUT (AP) -- Islamic State militants re-entered the historic city of Palmyra in central Syria on Saturday for the first time since they were expelled by Syrian and Russian forces nine months ago....

Adding 200 more troops to Syria, US deepens involvement
MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) -- Drawing the U.S. deeper into the Syria conflict, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Saturday he is sending 200 more troops to accelerate the push on the Islamic State's self-declared capital of Raqqa....

Assad relies on foreign fighters in push to retake Aleppo
ALEPPO, Syria (AP) -- Syria's President Bashar Assad is on the verge of recapturing all of Aleppo from rebels, but the victory won't be his alone. The battle for Syria's largest city has attracted thousands of foreign forces backing Assad - including Russian soldiers and Shiite fighters from Iran, Lebanon, Iraq and Afghanistan....

Mexico's drug war marks a decade amid doubts, changes
CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) -- Ten years after Mexico declared a war on drugs, the offensive has left some major drug cartels splintered and many old-line kingpins like Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman in jail, but done little to reduce crime or violence in the nation's roughest regions....

A look at notable dates in Mexico's decade-old drug war
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Dec. 11, 2006: Then-President Felipe Calderon orders almost 7,000 soldiers to his home state of Michoacan to fight drug cartels....

More than 30 dead as tanker rams into vehicles on Kenya road
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- A tanker carrying chemical gas slammed into other vehicles and burst into flames on a major road in Kenya, killing more than 30 people and injuring 10, officials said Sunday....

Non-OPEC oil producers to cut output 558,000 barrels a day
VIENNA (AP) -- OPEC has persuaded 11 non-members to cut oil production, a move aimed at draining a worldwide oil glut and boosting low prices that have squeezed government finances in Russia and Saudi Arabia....

Colombia's Santos accepts Nobel, urges shift in drug war
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos accepted the Nobel Peace Prize on Saturday, saying it helped his country achieve the "impossible dream" of ending a half-century-long civil war....

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Turkish minister: 29 killed, 166 wounded in twin bombings

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Mexican drug cartel leader's son arrested in western state

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Death toll in Yemen suicide bombing rises to 45