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Study: Record number of foreign students hit US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the number of international students studying in America to record levels.

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Satellite hits Atlantic _ but what about next one?

BERLIN (AP) — This time it splashed down in the Atlantic Ocean — but what about next time?

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Typhoon-hit victims in Philippines plead for aid

 

TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — Stunned survivors of one of the most powerful typhoons ever to make landfall picked through the remains of their homes Monday, pleading for food and medicine as the Philippines struggled to deal with what may turn out to be its deadliest natural disaster.

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Veterans Day: Events and ceremonies around nation

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Across the nation, Americans are commemorating Veterans Day with parades, wreath-laying ceremonies, monument dedications and other events.

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Kerry says Iran rejected nuclear deal

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that the major powers were unified on an Iran nuclear deal during weekend talks in Geneva but the Iranians were unable to accept it. He also said critics of the diplomatic effort should withhold their comments until a deal is reached.

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2 killed, 16 wounded at Houston-area house party

HOUSTON (AP) — A house party in suburban Houston to celebrate a girl's 18th birthday erupted into gunfire that killed two teens, wounded many others, and caused some partygoers to flee for their lives through second-story windows, authorities said Sunday.

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Westgate Mall attacker lived in Kenya refugee camp

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Security officials in Kenya say a Westgate Mall attacker once lived in a refugee camp in northwestern Kenya that houses more than 54,000 Somali refugees.

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Satellite likely to hit Earth in unpopulated area

BERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency says that one of its research satellites that ran out of fuel will most likely crash to Earth into the ocean or polar regions.

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