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MSF denies Taliban was firing from Afghan hospital hit by air strike

KABUL - Medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres denied that Taliban fighters were firing from its hospital at Afghan and NATO forces before a suspected U.S. air strike killed at least 19 people in a battle to oust the Islamist insurgents from an Afghan city. | Video

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Hundreds feared dead in Guatemala landslide, the hopeful keep digging

SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala - Hopes faded of finding any remaining survivors of a massive landslide in Guatemala that killed at least 86 people, even as families scrabbled through rubble to find the bodies of loved-ones, with hundreds of others still missing. | Video

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Portuguese go to polls, may reelect austerity-minded government

LISBON - The Portuguese voted in a national election on Sunday with polls predicting another win for their austerity-minded, center-right government that guided them through an economic crisis, though it could fall short of an outright majority.

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Myanmar radical monk endorses ruling party in election, raps opposition

YANGON - Myanmar's firebrand Buddhist monk Wirathu has openly endorsed President Thein Sein's ruling party in the Nov. 8 general election, saying Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition party was "full of themselves" and unlikely to win the vote.

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Six experts vie for top U.N. climate science job

OSLO - Six candidates are vying to become head of the U.N.'s top authority on climate change science this week, seeking to narrow down uncertainties about future warming to guide a trillion-dollar shift to greener energies.

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At least 13 dead in French Riviera floods

NICE - Flash floods caused by torrential rain along part of the French Riviera killed at least 13 people and left several others missing, officials said Sunday.

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