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South Korean president is impeached in stunning fall
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korean lawmakers on Friday impeached President Park Geun-hye, a stunning and swift fall for the country's first female leader amid protests that drew millions into the streets in united fury....

The Latest: S. Korea premier says no policy changes
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The Latest on the impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye (all times local):...

Syrian troops shell crumbling rebel enclave in Aleppo
BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian troops and allied forces shelled eastern Aleppo on Friday despite Russia's announcement that the Syrian army was suspending combat operations to allow for the evacuation of civilians from besieged rebel-held districts....

The Latest: Turkey sends 300 more troops to Syria border
BEIRUT (AP) -- The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):...

Egypt's state-run media says Cairo blast kills 6 police
CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's state-run news agency says an explosion in Cairo has killed six police and wounded another three....

When neo-Nazis have doubts, there's a number to call
SCHLEIFE, Germany (AP) -- Felix Benneckenstein was a rising star on Germany's far-right scene, a young songwriter whose rousing guitar anthems made white nationalism sound romantic and rebellious....

S. Korea's interim leader was Park defender; powers unclear
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The man who takes over as government caretaker in the wake of President Park Geun-hye's impeachment is seen by critics as a stiff and uncompromising defender of the fallen leader....

Somali political leaders OK presidential polls for Dec. 28
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Somalia's political leaders say they have agreed to hold presidential polls on Dec. 28 after three delays and amid allegations of bribery, fraud and voter intimidation....

Reports: Tibetan Buddhist monk self-immolates in west China
BEIJING (AP) -- A Tibetan Buddhist monk has set himself on fire in western China in what appeared to be the latest such radical protest against Beijing's rule, a U.S. government-backed radio station and rights monitoring group said....

AP PHOTOS: Hard times in Venezuela's coastal Sucre state
CUMANA, Venezuela (AP) -- Venezuelans have a saying: "Caracas is Caracas, and the rest is jungle and snakes."...

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Somali political leaders OK presidential polls for Dec. 28

Asia
Body of US Marine Corps pilot found after crash off Japan

Europe
Norwegian Refugee Council staffer detained in South Sudan

Latin America/Caribbean
Churches vow to offer sanctuary to undocumented immigrants

Middle East
Egypt's state-run media says Cairo blast kills 6 police