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Australia begins training on armed US Reaper drones

U.S. Senate Democrats invite Netanyahu to meeting during visit

Obama begins sales pitch on trade to wary U.S. public

Kerry questions Netanyahu's judgment as U.S.-Israel row deepens

Japan Crown Prince urges WW2 past not be forgotten as memories fade

Susan Rice, Samantha Power to address AIPAC meeting

Eastern U.S. bitter cold snap brings pain, grimaces and wonder

European jihadis unable to join Islamic State, locked at home

US-Israel quarrel intensifies over Netanyahu speech

Turkish military enters Syria to evacuate troops, tomb

Villaraigosa's decision gives Harris edge in US Senate race

Ukraine rebels show weapons pullback Kiev rejects 'empty words'

Homeland Security chief: Budget stall muddies response to IS

Former Maldives president dragged into court by police

Despite spat with US, Israeli leader fighting Iran nuke deal

LA mayoralty has been shaky launching pad for higher office

Unwelcome mat: White House tries to counter Netanyahu visit

Former Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa opts out of Senate bid

Rahm-Rauner ties likely to survive Chicago mayor's re-election battle

Venezuela indicts opposition mayor on charges of conspiring

Turkish military enters Syria to evacuate soldiers, relocate tomb

Speed, apathy mute protests vs. Wisconsin right-to-work bill

Pro-Russia rebel build-up near port city alarms Ukraine military

Insight - European jihadis unable to join Islamic State, locked at home

Special Report - How Iran's military chiefs operate in Iraq

Special Report: How Iran's military chiefs operate in Iraq

Insight - Jordan takes no chances in confronting homegrown Jihadis

Insight: Jordan takes no chances in confronting homegrown Jihadis

Obama offers praise, complaints for Republicans

Trio of troubles threatening Obama's second term

Merkel, Obama to discuss NSA surveillance program

Syrian rebels reeling from loss of Qusair

AP sources: US close to OK on arming Syrian rebels

US officials start talks on arming Syria's rebels

Congress briefed on US surveillance programs

Rose wins US Open, more heartache for Mickelson

Lavrov: Russia would back NKorea talks in Geneva

A look at reasons for Israeli airstrikes in Syria

Turkey says it won't be drawn into Syria conflict

Syria rebels, regime troops fight in Aleppo prison

Suicide blast in Syrian capital kills at least 15

Obama wants more certainty on Syrian chemical arms

Qatar faces backlash among rebel groups in Syria

China skeptical of expanded US role in the Pacific

New push at OAS for US to alter anti-drug approach

Egypt convicts NGO workers, including 16 Americans

Obama pressed Chinese leader on cybersecurity

Outlook grim in Venezuela's essential oil industry

NKorea issues warning ahead of US-SKorea summit

China emerging as new force in drone warfare

Hagel: US rethinking possibly arming Syrian rebels

McIlroy enters next phase of season

Clashes in Syria rebels seek foreign intervention

Hagel tours new Navy combat vessel

Balance of power in Syria shifting Assad's way

Israel, Turkey find way forward on flotilla money

Assad accuses West of backing al-Qaida in Syria

Iran condemns Boston blast, criticizes US policy

Activists: Rebels capture base in central Syria

Report: US footing greater bill for overseas bases

Syrian president warns of fallout if regime falls

In slap at South, NKorea suspends work at factory

Syrian rebel group pledges allegiance to al-Qaida

Catchall spending bill advances in Senate

Nigeria summons US official over tweets on pardon

Hagel: Optimistic on reaching commando agreement

New pope's views bind simplicity with 'complexity'

US lawmakers push for tougher NKorea sanctions

AMR-US Airways merger hearing set for next month

Jacques Rogge to meet with wrestling leader

US ships military equipment out of Afghanistan

Syrian rebels capture country's largest dam

US Airways lands $11 billion merger with American

NKorean nuclear test may be intelligence windfall

Syrian rebels close in on Aleppo airport

LBJ and Lady Bird courtship love letters released

Tough times ahead in post-Chavez Venezuela

Officials: Arms shipments rise to Syrian rebels

Gulf leads UN appeal for major boost in Syrian aid

AP EXCLUSIVE: Karzai opponents talk to Taliban

Obama warns of 'enclave for extremism' in Syria

Obama to Israel: Reverse 'undertow of isolation

Legacy in mind, Obama aides form web of influence

Hugo Chavez, fiery Venezuelan leader, dies at 58

Syrian opposition head visits rebel areas in north

Chavez widely mourned, but some hope change on way

Abduction illustrates UN vulnerability in Syria

Fiery funeral for Venezuela's Chavez

UN sanctions may play into North Korean propaganda

Fed's Yellen hints at longer period for low rates

Iran's Ahmadenijad entices Egypt into alliance

Obama to visit Israel, first time as president

Ex-premier elected new Czech president