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New Zealand citizens open to gun reform after massacre

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — The New Zealand leader's promise of tightened gun laws in the wake of the Christchurch mosque shootings has been widely welcomed by a stunned population.
Mourners pay tribute to New Zealand victims, await burials

Mourners pay tribute to New Zealand victims, await burials

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — Thousands of people paid tribute Sunday at makeshift memorials to the 50 people slain by a gunman at two mosques in Christchurch, while dozens of Muslims stood by to bury the dead when authorities finally release the victi
Paris cleans up riot debris as support fades for protesters

Paris cleans up riot debris as support fades for protesters

PARIS — Business owners, city employees and construction workers dug in Sunday to clean up one of the world's most glamorous avenues, after riots by ultraviolent yellow vest protesters trashed the Champs-Elysees in Paris to express anger at French Pr

Military: West Bank shooting spree kills 1 Israeli, wounds 2

JERUSALEM — A Palestinian killed an Israeli and seriously wounded two others in a West Bank shooting and stabbing spree Sunday before fleeing, setting off a massive manhunt, the Israeli military said. Lt. Col.
Germany's Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank to hold talks on merger

Germany's Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank to hold talks on merger

BERLIN — Germany's biggest bank, Deutsche Bank, and domestic rival Commerzbank have decided to open talks on a possible merger.
Where eagles flirt: A DC tale of love, loss and raccoons

Where eagles flirt: A DC tale of love, loss and raccoons

WASHINGTON — It's a tale with everything you'd need for a soap opera: star-crossed lovers, a stable relationship threatened by younger suitors, pregnancy and loss, and a hungry raccoon.
Taliban kill 22 Afghan forces in attack on checkpoints

Taliban kill 22 Afghan forces in attack on checkpoints

KABUL — An overnight Taliban assault on checkpoints in northern Afghanistan killed 22 troops, after some 100 Afghan forces fled heavy fighting in the country's west last week and tried to cross into neighbouring Turkmenistan, officials said Sunday.

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Dog that completed Iditarod sled race dies of pneumonia

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Iditarod race officials say a dog on a racer's team has died of pneumonia, and the musher has been withdrawn from the event.
Australian premier sides with egger against egged senator

Australian premier sides with egger against egged senator

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia's prime minister on Sunday suggested an anti-Muslim senator should be charged after he slapped a teen who cracked a raw egg over the legislator's head. Sen.
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