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WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is advising U.S. citizens in Russia to be alert amid the potential for increased public demonstrations and anti-American actions in Russia in connection with Russian actions in the Crimea.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Muslim and Christian leaders of the Central African Republic are pleading for the U.N. Security Council to hurry and deploy peacekeepers to a country that's been ripped apart by sectarian violence.
PARIS (AP) — France is warning that the European Union peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic can't start next week as scheduled because some countries haven't provided the troops they have promised.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has warned again that it reserves the right to intervene in defense of ethnic Russians it says are under threat in eastern Ukraine.
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say they are holding a man suspected of fighting for a hardline Islamic group in Syria during a stay in the country last year.
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — A senior Afghan government official says a roadside bomb in the southern Helmand province has killed six civilians, including two women and two children.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is calling on the National Guard to search the central city of Valencia for those responsible for a day of violence that left three dead.
KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Survivors say dozens of gunmen on motorbikes in northern Nigeria have killed more than 100 villagers in an ongoing conflict over land.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan election commission official says four election coordinators were kidnapped in Afghanistan's restive Nangarhar province, which borders neighboring Pakistan.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Reubin Askew, who guided the state through a period of school busing to achieve integration in the 1970s, died early Thursday. He was 85. Ron Sachs, a former aide, told The Associated Press that Askew died surrounded by family members at Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. peacekeeping chief says approximately 100,000 people have fled their homes because of an upsurge of violence in Sudan's Darfur region in the last six weeks.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The domestic violence injunction against Rep. Alan Grayson has been dropped.
PARIS (AP) — Eleven people were arrested when fans of Paris Saint-Germain and Bayer Leverkusen fought before their teams' Champions League game on Wednesday.
GENEVA (AP) — United Nations officials confirm they have received allegations that Saudi Arabian princesses have been held against their will.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Police in Pakistan say gang members angered over the killing of one of their leaders have opened fire on passers-by in southern Pakistan, killing 14 people.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's prime minister has warned Syria has become the world's main arena for terrorism, which could spread to the West if its civil war continues.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An extremist Taliban splinter group has claimed responsibility for killing a Swedish-British journalist in Kabul.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two Brooklyn brothers have admitted traveling to New Jersey as part of a plan to coerce a Jewish man to give his wife a religious divorce through threats of violence.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two Brooklyn brothers have admitted traveling to New Jersey as part of a plan to violently coerce a Jewish man to give his wife a religious divorce through threats of violence.
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish police clashed with thousands of protesters Tuesday following the death of a Turkish teenager, who had been in a coma since being hit by a police tear-gas canister during anti-government protests last year.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon owners of a 22-pound housecat who trapped them in their bedroom after attacking their baby say they're not giving up on their pet and are getting it medical attention and therapy.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon owners of a 22-pound housecat who trapped them in their bedroom after attacking their baby say they're not giving up on their pet and are getting it medical attention and therapy.
CANON CITY, Colo. (AP) — A man accused of killing a mother and her two young children and sexually assaulting her daughter in Colorado has a violent criminal past that includes child molestation and spans at least a decade.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The official news agency of the United Arab Emirates says Egypt's military chief, Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, is in the country attending the closing ceremony of joint military exercises.
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel prime minister has expressed sorrow over the shooting death of a Jordanian judge and launched a joint investigation with Jordan.