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A Nigerian state official says an air force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists has mistakenly bombed a refugee camp, killing more than 100 refugees and wounding aid workers
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- A Nigerian air force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp on Tuesday, killing more than 100 refugees and aid workers and wounding 200, a government official and doctors said....

President Vladimir Putin took a parting shot at the Obama administration, accusing it of trying to undermine Donald Trump's legitimacy with fake allegations
MOSCOW (AP) -- President Vladimir Putin took a parting shot at the Obama administration Tuesday, accusing it of trying to undermine Donald Trump's legitimacy with fake allegations and "binding the president-elect hand and foot to prevent him from fulfilling his election promises."...

With just three days left in office, the Obama administration has doubled an initial $500 million commitment to a fund that helps nations fight climate change
WASHINGTON (AP) -- With just three days left in office, the Obama administration has doubled an initial $500 million commitment to a fund that helps developing nations fight climate change and adapt to its consequences....

Britain's future outside the European Union has become clearer: It's so long to the single market, goodbye to the European Court of Justice and farewell to freedom of movement
LONDON (AP) -- Britain's future outside the European Union became much clearer Tuesday: It's so long to the single market, goodbye to the European Court of Justice and farewell to the freedom of movement for workers....

Caroline Kennedy is stepping down Wednesday after three years as U.S. ambassador to Japan
TOKYO (AP) -- Caroline Kennedy is stepping down Wednesday after three years as U.S. ambassador to Japan, where she was welcomed like a celebrity and worked to deepen the U.S.-Japan relationship despite regular flare-ups over American military bases on the southern island of Okinawa....

The Obama administration says it hopes leaders of the U.K. and European Union will engage in a process that prevents "economic disruptions."
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on British Prime Minister Theresa May's speech on Brexit (all times local):...

The New York Times said one of its correspondents was briefly detained by border officials in Turkey as he arrived Tuesday at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport, then was forced to take a flight back to London
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Times reported that one of its correspondents was briefly detained by border officials in Turkey as he arrived Tuesday at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport, then was forced to take a flight back to London with no explanation for why he had been refused entry into the country....

The White House says the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba will still be open when President Barack Obama leaves office Friday, conceding that a core campaign promise will go unfulfilled
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House said Tuesday that the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba will still be open when President Barack Obama leaves office, conceding that a core campaign promise will go unfulfilled....

Australia's Transport Minister Darren Chester says that experts will continue analyzing data and scrutinizing debris washing ashore from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a bid to narrow down where it crashed in the southern Indian Ocean
SYDNEY (AP) -- Australia's Transport Minister Darren Chester said on Wednesday that experts will continue analyzing data and scrutinizing debris washing ashore from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a bid to narrow down where it crashed in the southern Indian Ocean. But Chester declined to specify what kind of breakthrough would convince officials to resume the search for the missing airliner that was suspended this week after almost three years....

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says he hopes talks planned for next week can mark the beginning of the end of the civil war in Syria, where Tehran has provided crucial military and financial support to the government
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that he hopes talks planned for next week can mark the beginning of the end of the civil war in Syria, where Tehran has provided crucial military and financial support to the government....

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Africa
A Nigerian state official says an air force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists has mistakenly bombed a refugee camp, killing more than 100 refugees and wounding aid workers

Asia
A South Korean court has begun reviewing the arrest of a Samsung Electronics vice chairman who faces allegations of bribery, embezzlement and perjury

Europe
A Rome court has convicted eight former South American political and military leaders in the disappearance and deaths of 23 people of Italian origin during the crackdown on leftists and intellectuals by the region's military dictatorships

Latin America/Caribbean
The White House says the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba will still be open when President Barack Obama leaves office Friday, conceding that a core campaign promise will go unfulfilled

Middle East
The U.N. humanitarian chief in Yemen says about $2 billion in urgent aid is needed this year to alleviate the suffering of the most vulnerable victims of the country's civil war