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Internet outage seen in North Korea amid U.S. hacking dispute

WASHINGTON/BEIJING - North Korea, at the center of a confrontation with the United States over the hacking of Sony pictures, itself experienced Internet outages on Monday, a U.S. company that monitors Internet infrastructure said.

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Record number at Germany's anti-immigrant rally

DRESDEN, Germany - More than 17,000 people took part in Germany's largest anti-immigrant rally to date on Monday in the eastern city of Dresden, gathering to sing Christmas carols and listen to speakers complain about immigrants and asylum-seekers.

Germany 4:40pm EST

China condemns cyberattacks, but says no proof North Korea hacked Sony

BEIJING/WASHINGTON - China said on Monday it opposed all forms of cyberattacks but there was no proof that North Korea was responsible for the hacking of Sony Pictures, as the United States has said.

Man rams van into Christmas market in France

NANTES, France - A man ploughed a van into a crowded Christmas market in Nantes in western France on Monday, injuring at least 10 people in the country's third violent attack in as many days.

France 6:35pm EST

Veteran Essebsi wins Tunisia's first free presidential vote

TUNIS - Veteran Tunisian politician Beji Caid Essebsi won the country's first free presidential election in the final step of a transition to democracy after an uprising that ousted autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali in 2011. | Video

Tunisia 6:07pm EST

Libya fighting spreads to third oil port, 11 killed in Benghazi

BENGHAZI/TRIPOLI - Fighting between Libya's competing governments has spread to a third oil port, curbing gas exports to Italy and cutting crude production to less than needed to cover the North African country's own domestic requirements, officials said.

Libya, Italy, Africa 1:06pm EST

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