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Trump's call inspires hope in Taiwan, concern in Beijing
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) -- With a 10-minute phone call and two tweets, Donald Trump inspired banner headlines and renewed hopes across Taiwan for a stronger partnership with the United States, while also inflaming the complex relationships between the U.S., mainland China, and the self-governing island China regards as a renegade province....

Syrian army tells rebels in Aleppo to leave or die
ALEPPO, Syria (AP) -- The Syrian army on Sunday ordered rebels in Aleppo to leave the city or face "inevitable death," as a series of airstrikes on an opposition-held town elsewhere in the country killed 21 people, including three children....

No more room for the dead as Syria's Aleppo is crushed
BEIRUT (AP) -- The old Aleppo cemetery filled up a year ago. The new one filled up last week. Now the dead are left in the besieged enclave's streets, buried in backyards and overwhelming the morgues....

Chaos erupts as Iraq delivers aid to Mosul
MOSUL, Iraq (AP) -- Chaos erupted in eastern Mosul on Sunday when hundreds of civilians overwhelmed aid trucks distributing food and water....

Italians vote in referendum; Renzi vows to quit if he loses
MILAN (AP) -- Italians vote Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that is being closely watched abroad to see if Italy becomes the next country to reject the political status quo....

Europe watches warily as Austrians vote for president
VIENNA (AP) -- Austria's presidential election Sunday between a left-leaning candidate and a right-wing populist is being seen as an indicator of how well other euroskeptic candidates will do elsewhere in the European Union next year....

Fidel Castro's ashes interred in private ceremony in Cuba
SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) -- Fidel Castro's ashes were interred in a private ceremony Sunday morning, ending nine days of mourning for the man who ruled Cuba for nearly half a century....

The Latest: Raul Castro heads brother Fidel's interment
SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) -- The Latest on the interment of Fidel Castro in Santiago, Cuba (all times local):...

Fidel Castro's final resting spot revealed
SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) -- About a year ago, trucks full of building materials began arriving at the Santa Ifigenia cemetery in the eastern Cuban city of Santiago. On Saturday, a white cloth was draped over a new structure near the mausoleum for Cuban independence leader Jose Marti....

US, China, EU, others fail to reach environmental goods deal
GENEVA (AP) -- Forty-six countries including the U.S., China and European Union nations failed Sunday to agree on a list of "environmental goods" like solar-powered air conditioners or LED light bulbs that could be targeted for lower tariffs....

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