Hong Kong protesters stockpile supplies, prepare for long haul

HONG KONG - Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters extended a blockade of Hong Kong streets on Tuesday, stockpiling supplies and erecting makeshift barricades ahead of what some fear may be a push by police to clear the roads before Chinese National Day. | Video

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Ukraine prosecutor opens criminal case against Russian officials

KIEV - Ukrainian state prosecutors said on Tuesday they had opened a criminal investigation against a Russian law enforcement agency, accusing it of supporting separatist and "terrorist" groups in the east of the country.

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Euro zone inflation slows in September as expected

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Fence-jumper ran through much of main floor of White House

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British European Union exit 'wouldn't break my heart', PM Cameron says

BIRMINGHAM England - Prime Minister David Cameron said on Tuesday it would not break his heart if Britain left the European Union, but said his preference was for his country to stay in a reformed EU after a new settlement with Brussels.