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Iran nuclear talks extended; Russia says 'key aspects' agreed

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Six world powers and Iran will meet again later on Wednesday in a bid to reach an outline accord reining in Tehran's nuclear program, after failing to agree crucial details such as the lifting of U.N. sanctions by a Tuesday deadline. | Video

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Nigeria's Buhari praises Jonathan for peaceful handover

ABUJA - Nigerian election winner Muhammadu Buhari congratulated outgoing president Goodluck Jonathan for peacefully relinquishing power on Wednesday, a day after becoming the first Nigerian politician to unseat a sitting leader at the ballot box. | Video

World, Africa 3:43am EDT

Greek economy minister sees deal with EU/IMF on reforms next week

ATHENS - Greece should reach a deal with its euro zone partners and the International Monetary Fund next week on a package of reforms, which will help to unlock remaining bailout funds, the country's economy minister said on Wednesday.

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Indonesian court to decide on Bali Nine execution appeal on April 6

JAKARTA - An Indonesian court hearing the appeals of two Australian death row convicts will announce a verdict on April 6, one of the judges determining the case said on Wednesday.

World, Australia, Indonesia 2:03am EDT

Grandson of Getty oil founder discovered dead in Los Angeles home

LOS ANGELES - The grandson of billionaire Getty oil founder J. Paul Getty was found dead on Tuesday afternoon at his home in Los Angeles, the family said in a statement.

People, U.S. 2:18am EDT

Malaysia rejects jailed opposition leader's petition for royal pardon

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia has rejected a petition seeking a royal pardon for jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, who is serving a five-year prison term for sodomy, court officials and his lawyers said on Wednesday.

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Malaysian police release media CEO, editor held in sedition probe

KUALA LUMPUR - Police released the publisher of a Malaysian media group and a senior executive on bail on Wednesday, after earlier detaining them on suspicion of sowing sedition through a news report published last month.