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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 3:21pm

THE LATEST: Maradona speaks out about FIFA corruption case

ZURICH (AP) -- The Latest on FIFA developments:...

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 3:12pm

APNewsBreak: Quartet Mideast envoy Tony Blair resigns

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Wednesday stepped down as the international community's Mideast envoy, leaving a post that began with great promise but which struggled to deliver dramatic changes in its quest to promote peace between Israel and the Palestinians....

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 2:24pm

Saudi-led airstrikes on police headquarters kill 45 in Yemen

SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Saudi-led airstrikes struck a headquarters for police commandos in Yemen's capital Wednesday, killing at least 45 people gathered there to prepare to fight against forces loyal to the country's exiled president, Shiite rebels said....

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 1:17pm

Letter to Obama discussed at Post reporter's trial in Iran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- A letter a detained Washington Post journalist wrote to U.S. President Barack Obama and a trip he made to the U.S. Consulate in Dubai have become major topics of his espionage trial in Iran....

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 1:16pm

Greece says deal with creditors is close; markets rally

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece's prime minister said Wednesday that his country is close to reaching a deal with bailout creditors, prompting European stock markets to jump on hopes of a breakthrough in the slow-moving, often acrimonious talks....

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 1:13pm

Islamic State suicide attacks in Iraq's Anbar kill 17 troops

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Islamic State extremists unleashed a wave of suicide attacks targeting the Iraqi army in western Anbar province, killing at least 17 troops in a major blow to government efforts to dislodge the militants from the sprawling Sunni heartland, an Iraqi military spokesman said Wednesday....

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 12:02pm

Outfits on wheels: In Zimbabwe, cars are used clothing shops

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- The wares in Zimbabwe's capital are laid out for shoppers to browse through: the shoes lined up on the trunk, the shirts and dresses hanging from open doors of the spotlessly clean car....

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 11:46am

The Latest on IS: Detainees killed at theater in Syria ruins

6:45 p.m. (1545 GMT)...

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 11:03am

UK's Cameron outlines EU vote plan in Queen's Speech

LONDON (AP) -- Pomp met politics as Queen Elizabeth II donned a diamond-studded crown Wednesday to read out laws planned by Britain's new government, including more autonomy for Scotland and a referendum on whether to remain in the European Union....

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 6:42am

Fleeing poverty, Bangladeshis caught in Asian boat crisis

UKHIYA, Bangladesh (AP) -- The traffickers spun stories that were unimaginable to their listeners, many who hailed from tiny Bangladeshi villages where almost no one earns more than a few dollars a day....

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