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Austerity debate flares as Europe recovery fades - Casper Star-Tribune
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Europe's recovery is in danger. Governments are under pressure to save it, but struggling with political obstacles and disagreement among themselves over what to do. Instead, the region is pinning its hopes — once again — on ...
240 rebels depart Central African Republic capital - Casper Star-Tribune
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Witnesses say several hundred Muslim rebels have left the capital of Central African Republic and are now heading back to the country's north about eight months after they were forced from power. Authorities say ...
Military action leaves Lesotho power vacuum - Casper Star-Tribune
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The king of Lesotho must fill a power vacuum after the military's actions over the weekend caused the prime minister of the mountainous African country to flee. King Letsie III is appointing a Cabinet minister to run the country with ...
AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia - Casper Star-Tribune
In an oddball attempt at sports diplomacy with North Korea, a group of about 20 mixed martial artists from around the world, including former NFL player Bob "The Beast" Sapp, traveled to Pyongyang last week to engage in arm-wrestling and tug-of-war ...
Stewart back on the track, but big issues remain - Casper Star-Tribune
HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — His racing suit unzipped down to his waist, Tony Stewart walked glumly out of Atlanta Motor Speedway with two issues still hanging over him. He doesn't know if he'll face criminal charges for his car striking and killing another driver.
Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire - Casper Star-Tribune
BAGHDAD (AP) — The bumbling young militant first drops the rocket launcher on the toes of his boss before taking aim and firing toward a military checkpoint outside of an Iraqi town — not realizing he's fired it backward at his leader. The "Looney ...
Merkel aide downplays anti-euro party's success - Casper Star-Tribune
BERLIN (AP) — A top aide to German Chancellor Angela Merkel is downplaying a new anti-euro party's strong showing in a state election, arguing that it's too early to say its long-term success is assured. Alternative for Germany won 9.7 percent support in ...
Pakistani police, protesters clash anew in capital - Casper Star-Tribune
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Anti-government protesters and Pakistani police have clashed once again as the demonstrators pushed into a sprawling government complex in the country's capital in an effort to try to reach the prime minister's official residence.
Modi visit draws pledges of support from Japan - Casper Star-Tribune
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese government and business leaders are pledging support for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's effort to modernize his country's economy. Modi and a delegation of more than a dozen Indian tycoons are visiting Japan, seeking to take ...
Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage - Casper Star-Tribune
HAVANA (AP) — Cubans braced Monday for a clampdown on the flow of car tires, flat-screen televisions, blue jeans and shampoo in the bags of travelers who haul eye-popping amounts of foreign-bought merchandise to an island where consumer goods are ...