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An Afghan official says seven policemen were killed in a northern province after their checkpoint came under attack by insurgents.

Abdul Manan Raoufi, police operational chief of Jawzjan province, says that along with the seven killed, five other policemen were wounded in the attack late Saturday in a village in…

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A 21-year-old female university student died after she was hit by a car being chased by a police car in Tokyo's Katsushika Ward, police said Sunday.

According to police, the incident occurred on Saturday morning just before 9 a.m. The car being chased by police went through a red light…

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Fifty-four workers suffered food poisoning at a Nippon Ham meat-processing plant in Kawatana, Nagasaki Prefecture, company officials said Sunday.

Officials said work was suspended at the plant on Saturday after the workers fell ill between Friday night and Saturday afternoon, NTV reported. A Nippon Ham spokesman said the workers suffered…

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The Japan Football Association has sent a delegation to Spain to conduct a probe into the match-fixing scandal that has embroiled national team coach Javier Aguirre.

The JFA have confirmed that Aguirre will remain in charge for the next month's Asian Cup in Australia despite being one of 41 people…

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A gunman shot dead two uniformed New York police officers in a cold-blooded attack that followed weeks of outrage over police killings of unarmed black men.

"Today, two of New York's finest were shot and killed with no warning, no provocation," said an emotional New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton.…

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Cuban President Raul Castro on Saturday demanded that the United States respect Cuba's communist rule as the two countries work toward normalizing diplomatic ties.

U.S. President Barack Obama this week reset Washington's Cold War-era policy on Cuba and the two countries swapped prisoners in a historic deal after 18 months…

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Egyptian security forces have detained nearly 10,000 suspected militants, rioters and others wanted in violent attacks over the past 12 months in a crackdown a senior interior ministry official said Saturday targets those attempting to curtail Egypt's development.

The comments by Major Gen. Abdel-Fattah Osman, an aide to the interior…

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Even as New York's police department takes heat for its tactics in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man, year-end crime statistics show two clear trends: low-level arrests are holding steady and overall crime continues to fall.

The numbers could be seen as an affirmation of Police Commissioner William…

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Cuban President Raul Castro on Saturday demanded that the United States respect Cuba's communist rule as the two countries work toward normalizing diplomatic ties.

U.S. President Barack Obama this week reset Washington's Cold War-era policy on Cuba and the two countries swapped prisoners in a historic deal after 18 months…

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Tourists pack a shopping alley, decorated for the new year year with wooden plaques of a lion dancer, a good luck doll and sheep, at Sensoji temple in Asakusa, Tokyo, on Saturday.

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