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Migrant smuggler costs for crossing Mexico to US

Migration experts and smugglers who charge from $4,000 to $10,000 to move Central Americans to the U.S. say these are some of the payments that must be made to get their human cargo to its destination:...

UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. secretary-general said Tuesday it is his "hope and belief" that his emergency mission to the Middle East will lead to an end to the fighting between Hamas and Israel "in the very near future."...

UN Security Council holds urgent meeting on Gaza

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council is holding an emergency meeting tonight on the situation in Gaza....

US working on case against Russia on downed plane

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Video of a rocket launcher, one surface-to-air missile missing, leaving the likely launch site. Imagery showing the firing. Calls claiming credit for the strike. Recordings said to reveal a cover-up at the crash site....

Cameron demands Russia cease support for rebels

LONDON (AP) -- British Prime Minister David Cameron demanded Sunday that Russia end its support for the rebels in Ukraine, arguing that Russia's policies destabilized the country and created the conditions that appear to have led to the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17....

Amid bloodshed, frenetic Gaza hospital improvises

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- In the heart of Gaza City, as its citizens again find themselves under fire from Israeli airstrikes and artillery, the wounded and their wailing families stream into Shifa Hospital without end....

Bosnians bury kin found in wartime mass grave

KOZARAC, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) -- Bosnian families on Sunday buried the remains of 283 Muslims and one Roman Catholic Croat who were killed at the start of the Bosnian war of 1992-95....

Indonesia's democracy faces test as tally comes in

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- After an ugly presidential election campaign, Indonesia is set to declare the winner on Tuesday - but that may not settle a simmering dispute between the two candidates, both of whom claim victory....

Paris police wound thief with gold loot in Metro

PARIS (AP) -- Police in the French capital say they shot and wounded a thief with about 100,000 euros ($135,000) in gold coins in a rare chase in the Paris Metro....

Paris police wound thief with gold loot in Metro

PARIS (AP) -- Police in the French capital say they shot and wounded a thief with about 100,000 euros ($135,000) in gold coins in a rare chase in the Paris Metro....

Without radar, missile may not have identified jet

LONDON (AP) -- If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn't have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said Saturday....

Without radar, missile may not have identified jet

LONDON (AP) -- If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn't have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said Saturday....

Airlines symbolize nations' hopes or reflect shame

NEW YORK (AP) -- The jetliner is much more than a machine used to get from one spot to another. It often carries deep symbolism, especially when flying for a national airline....

Airlines symbolize nations' hopes or reflect shame

NEW YORK (AP) -- The jetliner is much more than a machine used to get from one spot to another. It often carries deep symbolism, especially when flying for a national airline....

Dutch leader calls on Putin to help crash probe

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) -- An angry Dutch prime minister says he has had an "extremely intense" telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin in which he urged him to "show the world he intends to help" in the investigation into the Ukraine air disaster....

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