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Updated at 10:55 AM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " The Islamic State group militant known as "Jihadi John," who was targeted in a U.S. drone strike, horrified the world with his brutal beheadings of hostages. But his videos, with sneering taunts of the West, served as a recruiting tool for those drawn to the dark, bloody world of extremism.

Updated at 10:49 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A U.S. drone strike targeted a vehicle in Syria believed to be transporting the masked Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John, according to American officials. Whether the strike killed the British man who appears in several...

Updated at 10:43 AM

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) " Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition party attained a historic majority in Myanmar's Parliament on Friday, making it possible for them to form the Southeast Asian country's first truly civilian government in more than...

Updated at 9:57 AM

BERLIN (AP) " German police said Friday that the bodies of seven babies have been found at an apartment in a Bavarian town.

Updated at 9:44 AM

LONDON (AP) " The eurozone economic recovery lost momentum in the third quarter of the year, official figures showed Friday " a development that's set to pile further pressure on the European Central Bank to expand its monetary stimulus.

Updated at 9:42 AM

LONDON (AP) " British Prime Minister David Cameron says officials are not yet certain whether a U.S. drone strike killed Mohammed Emwazi, the masked militant in Islamic State-group beheading videos known as "Jihadi John."

Updated at 9:31 AM

SINJAR, Iraq (AP) " Iraqi Kurdish militias battling to take back Sinjar from Islamic State militants raised a Kurdish flag and fired off celebratory gunfire in the center of town Friday, though U.S. and Kurdish officials cautioned that it was too...

Updated at 9:16 AM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " Customs officials in Saudi Arabia say they've cracked a case " and then some " of smugglers trying to bring illicit cans of beer through the kingdom by disguising them as Pepsi.

Updated at 8:59 AM

MOSCOW (AP) " In an effort to avoid a ban from track and field, Russia offered "broad cooperation" on doping reforms on Friday, including the creation of a new anti-doping agency.

Updated at 8:42 AM

DOVER, Del. (AP) " The arrest of a uniformed Secret Service officer on charges of trying to solicit a teenage girl for sex and sending obscene images and texts online is the latest embarrassment for the agency charged with protecting the president...

Updated at 8:24 AM

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) " The sister of a man who died after three police officers in a small Virginia town repeatedly shocked him with stun guns says the officers should be criminally charged so her family can find justice.

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