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Amnesty: US-led coalition not protecting Mosul civilians
BAGHDAD (AP) -- A recent spike in civilian casualties in Mosul suggests the U.S.-led coalition is not taking adequate precautions to prevent civilian deaths as it battles the Islamic State militants alongside Iraqi ground forces, Amnesty International said on Tuesday....

Paris clashes over police killing of Chinese man; 3 injured
PARIS (AP) -- Violent clashes in Paris between baton-wielding police and protesters outraged at the police killing of a Chinese man in his home have seen three police officers injured and 35 protesters arrested, authorities said Tuesday....

For Turkish president, referendum on power is a big gamble
ISTANBUL (AP) -- In a slick online video, 22-year-old Turkish student Ali Gul sits in front a drum kit and framed artwork while making tart remarks about Turkey's political leadership. He wraps up by musing that he'll probably get arrested if the video goes viral....

UK attacker's wife 'saddened and shocked'; security added
LONDON (AP) -- The wife of the man who killed four people outside Britain's Parliament last week condemned the attack Tuesday, saying she is "saddened and shocked."...

Trump has casino trademark in Jordan but gambling is illegal
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The president of the United States holds a trademark in Jordan for a Donald Trump casino, despite the fact that gambling is illegal in the kingdom. It is one of four he received before he ran for office, and suggests that the former casino executive may have had wider hopes for businesses across the Middle East than was previously known....

Russia criticizes US-led coalition over bombing of Syria dam
MOSCOW (AP) -- A senior Russian general has criticized the U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State militants for allegedly targeting infrastructure - including a key dam - in territory held by the extremist group in Syria....

Red Bull heir enjoys jet-set life 4 years after hit-and-run
BANGKOK (AP) -- The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find, as investigators followed a drip, drip, drip trail of brake fluid up a street, down an alley, and into the gated estate of one of Thailand's richest families....

Court cuts sentence of UK marine who killed injured militant
LONDON (AP) -- A British court has shortened the sentence of a Royal Marine convicted of killing a wounded Taliban fighter in Afghanistan....

French candidate's wife faces charges over parliament jobs
PARIS (AP) -- The wife of French presidential candidate Francois Fillon is facing preliminary charges over well-paid parliamentary jobs that investigators suspect she never performed....

Powerful cyclone slams into Australia's tropical northeast
TOWNSVILLE, Australia (AP) -- A powerful cyclone packing winds of up to 260 kilometers (160 miles) per hour roared across Australia's tropical northeast on Tuesday, uprooting trees, tearing down fences and knocking out power to thousands, officials said....

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