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AP Top International News at 7:29 a.m. EDT
  1. France's religious leaders united after church attack
    PARIS (AP) -- France's main religious leaders have sent a message of unity and solidarity following a meeting with French President Francois Hollande a day after two extremists attacked a Catholic church and slit the throat of an elderly priest....
  2. Japan police search home of suspect in stabbing spree
    SAGAMIHARA, Japan (AP) -- Japanese police on Wednesday searched the home of the suspect in a mass stabbing spree that left 19 people dead at a facility for the mentally disabled....
  3. Witnesses say South Sudan soldiers raped dozens near UN camp
    JUBA, South Sudan (AP) -- South Sudanese government soldiers raped dozens of ethnic Nuer women and girls last week just outside a United Nations camp where they had sought protection from renewed fighting, and at least two died from their injuries, witnesses and civilian leaders said....
  4. Turkey orders 47 newspaper journalists, executives detained
    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Authorities on Wednesday issued warrants for the detention of 47 former executives or senior journalists of Zaman newspaper, allegedly associated with the U.S.-based Muslim cleric who the government says is behind Turkey's July 15 failed coup....
  5. IS says it's behind attack that killed 44 in northern Syria
    DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- A twin bombing struck a crowd in a predominantly Kurdish town in northern Syria on Wednesday, killing 44 people and wounding dozens more, Syria's state-run news agency and Kurdish media reported. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack....
  6. Analysis: China emerges more muscular after ASEAN meetings
    VIENTIANE, Laos (AP) -- Daring to take on China in a territorial dispute in the South China Sea, the Philippines went to an international tribunal for justice, and won big. But it turned out to be a pyrrhic victory....
  7. Pilgrims in Poland readying to welcome Pope Francis
    KRAKOW, Poland (AP) -- Security was high Wednesday as groups of cheerful young pilgrims from around the globe gathered in the streets of Krakow, in southern Poland, just hours before Pope Francis arrives to join World Youth Day, a major gathering of Catholics....
  8. AP PHOTOS: Mexican farmers using fireflies to save forest
  9. US Marine Corps horse honored for Korean War valor
    LONDON (AP) -- A U.S. Marine Corps horse who served during some of the bloodiest fighting of the Korean War has been posthumously decorated for bravery....
  10. Baghdad suicide bomb kills 6; province takes on militants
    BAGHDAD (AP) -- A suicide bomber targeted a police checkpoint in a Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least six people. South of the Iraqi capital, a provincial council approved a decision allowing authorities to demolish homes of convicted militants and banish their families from the province....