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Bavaria's top security official says Ansbach attacker blew himself up after being turned away from music festival

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 7:50pm

Bavaria's top security official says Ansbach attacker blew himself up after being turned away from music festival .

Bavaria's top security official says Ansbach attacker a 27-year-old Syrian who had been denied asylum

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 7:50pm

Bavaria's top security official says Ansbach attacker a 27-year-old Syrian who had been denied asylum.

Munich shooter was bullied loner, planned attack for a year

George Jahn and David Rising, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 7:00pm

The teenager behind the deadly shooting rampage in Munich was a withdrawn loner obsessed with playing "killer" video games in his bedroom, a victim of bullying who suffered from panic attacks set off by contacts with other people, investigators said Sunday, adding that he had planned the attack for a year.

Police: Man, likely attacker, dies in explosion in southern Germany; 10 others injured

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 5:50pm

Police: Man, likely attacker, dies in explosion in southern Germany; 10 others injured.

Mexican mayor shot to death, second in 2 days

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 4:52pm

The mayor of a town in one of Mexico's most violent drug corridors was shot to death, the second mayor killed in Mexico in two days.

Protesting migrants ask EU leaders why borders are closed

Ivana Bzganovic, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 3:31pm

A group of migrants and asylum-seekers who set off two days ago on a protest march toward Hungary reached the European Union-member state's border on Sunday, saying they want to ask European leaders why it is closed for the thousands fleeing war and poverty.

The Latest: Police question a friend of the Munich shooter

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 3:01pm

The latest on the mass shooting in Munich (all times local):

Greek village mourns 17-year-old Munich shooting victim

Costas Kantouris, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:41pm

The residents of Aratos, a village of 700 near the northeastern Greek city of Komotini, expected 17-year-old Hussein Daitzik and his family, migrants living in Germany, to visit next week as part of their annual vacation in their ancestral home.

Iran confirms Iranian-American has been detained

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 12:12pm

Iran's judiciary has confirmed the detention of an Iranian-American who was visiting family in Iran, the country's semi-official ISNA news agency reported Sunday.

Man kills woman with machete in Germany, is arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 12:01pm

A Syrian man killed a woman with a machete and wounded two others Sunday outside a bus station in the southwestern German city of Reutlingen before being arrested. Police said there were no indications pointing to terrorism.

Prince William says George got too many birthday gifts

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 12:01pm

Prince William thinks his son got too many presents on his third birthday.

Turkish opposition party denounces coup attempt

Christopher Torchia and Cinar Kiper, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 11:51am

Tens of thousands of supporters of Turkey's main opposition group, joined by some ruling party members, rallied Sunday in Istanbul to denounce a July 15 coup attempt, a rare show of unity that belies opposition unease over President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's crackdown since the failed uprising.

Massive delays stall England-to-France vehicle traffic

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 11:40am

British border agents moved in Sunday to help French officials ease the gigantic backups for travelers trying to cross the English Channel into France.

Intense airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo province hit 5 clinics

Bassem Mroue, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 11:20am

Government air raids struck at least five medical facilities in the northern province of Aleppo, where violence has intensified in recent weeks amid a siege by government forces, Syrian opposition activists said Sunday.

India: Pakistan should 'change stance' over Kashmir dispute

Aijaz Hussain, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 11:10am

The Indian government said Sunday that Pakistan should stop provoking unrest in the Indian-controlled portion of the disputed Kashmir region, appealing for calm and restraint by people and government forces after two weeks of bloody protests that have left dozens of civilians dead.

Nepal's prime minister resigns after losing majority support

Post Bahadur Basnet, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 9:51am

Nepal's prime minister resigned on Sunday shortly before he was to face a confidence vote in parliament that he expected to lose, further aggravating political instability in the Himalayan country.

Nepal's prime minister resigns before facing confidence vote in parliament

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 7:50am

Nepal's prime minister resigns before facing confidence vote in parliament.

The Latest: Albania detains 19 Afghans, 1 suspected smuggler

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 7:30am

The Latest developments on Europe's migration situation (all times local):

Afghanistan marks day of national mourning after huge attack

Lynne O'Donnell, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 7:10am

Afghanistan marked a national day of mourning on Sunday, a day after a suicide bomber killed at least 80 people who were taking part in a peaceful demonstration in Kabul. The attack was claimed by the Islamic State group.