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Thai police seek 10th suspect in deadly Bangkok bombing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 5th - 6:00am

Thai police said Saturday that they are looking for a 10th suspect in last month's bombing of a landmark in central Bangkok that killed 20 people.

Ukraine's president lauds renewed cease-fire in the east

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 5th - 4:30am

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has lauded the renewed cease-fire in the east, saying that not a single Ukrainian soldier has died in fighting this week.

The Latest: Migrants reach Austrian border

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 11:30pm

The latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):

Austria says it and Germany will take refugees from Hungary

Shawn Pogatchnik and Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 7:34pm

After misery, delivery. Hundreds of migrants, exhausted after breaking away from police and marching for hours toward Western Europe, boarded buses provided by Hungary's government as Austria in the early-morning hours said it and Germany would let them in.

Guatemala ex-president tells court he's innocent of graft

Sonia Perez D. and Alberto Arce, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 5:51pm

Otto Perez Molina sat in a defendant's chair Friday and declared his innocence in a customs corruption scandal that forced him to resign a day earlier as president of this Central American nation.

Opposition leader arrested in Bolivia

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 5:21pm

Bolivian authorities working on a corruption case have arrested a top indigenous leader who has been critical of President Evo Morales' push to drill for oil and develop mining on traditional native lands in the eastern lowlands.

UN agency forced to cut food aid to 229,000 Syrian refugees

Karin Laub, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 1:22pm

The cash-strapped World Food Program has had to drop one-third of Syrian refugees from its food voucher program in Middle Eastern host countries this year, including 229,000 in Jordan who stopped receiving food aid in September, a spokeswoman said Friday.

Protests in southern Syrian city after Druze cleric killed

Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 5th - 6:10am

Anti-government violence spread on Saturday in a southern Syrian province that had largely stayed on the sidelines of the country's civil war, a day after the killing of a prominent cleric in rare explosions that claimed the lives of at least 25 others, activists and pro-government media said.

Afghan official: 13 killed in north as donors meet in Kabul

Rahim Faiez, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 5th - 5:50am

At least 13 Afghan civilians were killed on Saturday in a previously peaceful region in the country's north as President Ashraf Ghani sought to assure international donors gathered in the capital Kabul that Afghanistan is making progress on promised reforms.

Islamists dominate cities in Morocco local elections

Paul Schemm, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 5th - 4:40am

Morocco's Islamist party dominated this North African kingdom's urban areas in local elections, but trailed in total seats behind two parties with strong backing in the countryside, according to final results announced Saturday.

UPDATE: Bus fleet in Hungary carries migrants to Austrian welcome

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 11:41pm

After misery, delivery.

Drowned Syrian boys' aunt fights to bring family to Canada

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 11:10pm

The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death has sparked global outrage about the plight of refugees in Europe says she still hopes to bring the rest of her family to Canada.

UN threatens sanctions if South Sudan peace deal isn't kept

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 6:21pm

The U.N. Security Council is discussing imposing sanctions on two additional South Sudanese for continuing to fuel conflict in the world's newest nation, diplomats said Friday.

Austria chancellor: His country, Germany to grant unhindered passage to migrants from Hungary

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 5:11pm

Austria chancellor: His country, Germany to grant unhindered passage to migrants from Hungary.

United Arab Emirates says 45 of its troops killed in Yemen

Ahmed Al-Haj, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 2:12pm

Forty-five troops from the United Arab Emirates were killed in Yemen while taking part in Saudi-led operations against Shiite rebels, the Gulf nation said Friday, in the deadliest day for its military in its 44-year history.

Argentina official says doors open to Syrian refugees

Almudena Calatrava, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 2:01pm

Argentina's cabinet chief said on Friday that the South American nation is willing to welcome more Syrian refugees fleeing their country's civil war.

UN chief to host meeting on Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 1:52pm

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will host a ministerial meeting of key global players trying to end the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict on Sept. 30 during the annual high-level session of the General Assembly, the United Nations announced Friday.

Hungary announces it will offer buses to the migrants to take them to the Austrian border

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 1:31pm

Hungary announces it will offer buses to the migrants to take them to the Austrian border .

Russian elections monitoring group Golos could liquidate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 1:31pm

A top official of Russia's only non-state elections monitoring organization says the group is considering liquidating after being declared a foreign agent.