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Hungary scrambles to confront migrant influx, Merkel heckled8/27/2015 1:17:26 AMROSZKE, Hungary - Hungary made plans on Wednesday to reinforce its southern border with helicopters, mounted police and dogs, and was also considering using the army as record numbers of migrants, many of them Syrian refugees, passed through coils of razor-wire into Europe.
Ukraine, separatists to strive for full ceasefire from September 18/27/2015 12:02:41 AMMINSK - Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists, in a gesture to shore up a tenuous ceasefire, agreed on Wednesday to strive for an end to all truce violations from next Tuesday, the OSCE and rebel representatives said.
Colorado movie gunman sentenced to 12 lifetimes and 3,318 years8/26/2015 11:50:27 PMCENTENNIAL, Colo. - Condemning movie massacre gunman James Holmes to 12 life sentences and the maximum 3,318 years in prison for his rampage in a midnight screening of a Batman film, a Colorado judge said on Wednesday that evil and mental illness are not mutually exclusive.
Stock markets diverge, crude falls as China jitters persist8/26/2015 11:51:04 PMNEW YORK - Wall Street was sharply higher on Wednesday while European shares and commodities prices fell as investors balanced strong U.S. economic data and interest rate comments with fears about China's slowing economy.
Tsipras softens stand on Greek debt relief before election 8/27/2015 12:16:48 AMATHENS - Outgoing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras signaled on Wednesday he would accept an easing of Greece's huge debt burden if he wins elections expected next month without any of the write-offs he has long demanded.
Wal-Mart to stop selling AR-15, other semi-automatic rifles8/27/2015 1:00:38 AM - Wal-Mart Stores Inc , the United States' top seller of guns and ammunition, said on Wednesday it would stop selling the AR-15 and other semi-automatic rifles stores because of sluggish demand and focus instead on "hunting and sportsman firearms".
Brazil court gives another 15 days for Rousseff to explain accounts8/26/2015 11:53:50 PMBRASILIA - Brazil's highest accounting court gave another 15 days for President Dilma Rousseff to respond to accusations she doctored the government accounts last year to hide the deterioration of the country's finances.
South Sudan president signs peace deal despite concerns8/27/2015 1:19:49 AMJUBA - South Sudan's president signed a peace deal on Wednesday to end a 20-month conflict with rebels, but he told regional African leaders at the ceremony that he still had "serious reservations".
U.S. soldiers killed in Afghanistan, Taliban grab district8/27/2015 12:20:35 AMLASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan - Taliban fighters seized a district headquarters in Afghanistan's Helmand province on Monday despite repeated U.S. air strikes to repel them, adding to the insurgents' recent advances in a heavily fought over region of opium farms and trade routes.