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2 Brazil warplanes collide while training for Olympics duty

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 5:20pm

Authorities in Brazil say two Brazilian navy jets have collided near Rio de Janeiro while training for protecting the Olympic Games that open in 10 days.

3 wounded in shooting at Armenian police station

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 5:01pm

A spokesman for Armenia's police says two of the gunmen who have been holding a police station in the capital for more than a week have surrendered after an exchange of gunfire.

Brazil slum residents refuse to move into housing complex

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 3:40pm

Residents of a Rio de Janeiro shantytown that was demolished earlier this year to make room for the Olympic Park have refused to move into the housing project the municipal government built for them.

The Latest: Shocked French town honors slain priest

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 2:41pm

The Latest on the attack on a French church claimed by Islamic State group (all times local):

French church attacker evaded police twice using fake identities, trying to go to Syria

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 1:41pm

French church attacker evaded police twice using fake identities, trying to go to Syria.

Hungary says willing to take back some migrants from Austria

Pablo Gorondi, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:41am

Hungary is willing to take back some migrants from Austria under European rules and would then return them to their countries of origin, mostly Kosovo and Albania, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Tuesday.

2 suicide car bombs near UN offices kill 13 in Somalia

Abdi Guled, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:40am

Two suicide bombers detonated explosives-laden cars Tuesday outside the office of the U.N.'s mine-clearing agency and a Somali army checkpoint in Mogadishu, killing 13 people, including seven guards, Somali police officials said.

Bulgaria insists Russian flights violate international rules

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:01am

Bulgaria on Tuesday insisted that Russian aircraft had violated international rules while flying over the Black Sea.

Gunmen kill 2 army soldiers in southern Pakistan

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 10:50am

Unidentified gunmen killed two army soldiers in a hit-and-run attack in the southern port city of Karachi on Tuesday, police said.

AP interview: Turkish opposition warns govt about witch hunt

Suzan Fraser and Christopher Torchia, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 10:40am

Turkey's polarized factions should learn from their mistakes and overcome their antagonism, the main opposition leader said Tuesday, reflecting fragile efforts to reconcile in a shaken country where the opposition has for years accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of authoritarianism.

Syrian troops tighten Aleppo siege, urge gunmen to give up

Jamey Keaten and Bassem Mroue, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 10:22am

Syrian government forces on Tuesday called on opposition fighters in Aleppo to drop their weapons and surrender to authorities as they captured new ground on the northwestern edge of the city, tightening the siege on rebel-held parts of the metropolis where some 300,000 people live, activists said.

Obama's Kenyan half-brother says he supports Donald Trump

Tom Odula, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 10:22am

A Kenyan half-brother of President Barack Obama said Tuesday he supports Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and not the candidate his brother has endorsed, Hillary Clinton.

German officials vow more checking of migrants after attacks

Kirsten Grieshaber, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 9:31am

Top security officials in Germany called Tuesday for tougher security screening of asylum-seekers and also announced that more police officers will be hired following four attacks in the country in the span of a week — two of them claimed by the extremist Islamic State group.

Kuwait court upholds ruling clearing sports' Sheikh Ahmed

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 9:30am

A lawyer for Kuwaiti sports powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah says the country's supreme court has upheld a lower court ruling clearing him of violating a gag order in a case about an alleged coup.

The Latest: Throng in Kosovo for Munich victim's funeral

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 9:11am

The Latest on a series of attacks in Germany (all times local):

Northeast India rains kill 7, force 1.2 million from homes

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:51am

Heavy rains and floods have killed at least seven people and forced around 1.2 million to leave their water-logged homes in India's northeastern state of Assam.

Gunman kills doctor, then himself at Berlin hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:40am

Officials say a man has shot dead a doctor before killing himself at a Berlin hospital.

Niece of Thai army torture victim sued for internet postings

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:30am

The niece of an army conscript who was tortured to death by soldiers was arrested Tuesday on a complaint filed by the Thai military over her internet postings.

AB InBev ups offer for SABMiller after Brexit pound slump

Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:30am

Budweiser maker Anheuser-Busch InBev increased its cash offer for SABMiller to 45 pounds ($58.98) per share to blunt a revolt by investors who had seen the relative value of their payout plummet as the pound declined following Britain's vote to leave the European Union.