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Updated at 1:43 PM

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) " Kenya's president on Monday declared corruption a national security threat and he presented a raft of measures to fight the graft that is endemic in East Africa's largest economy.

Updated at 1:30 PM

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) " Girl suicide bombers killed 12 people over the weekend in Nigeria and Cameroon, officials said Monday of the attackers who were stopped for routine searches. All five bombers also died, but they could have killed many more...

Updated at 1:26 PM

JERUSALEM (AP) " Israeli officials say that troops have shot and killed a Palestinian attacker who stabbed an Israeli man to death at a West Bank gas station.

Updated at 1:24 PM

Pfizer and Allergan are joining in the biggest buyout of the year, a $160 billion stock deal that will create the world's largest drugmaker.

Updated at 1:23 PM

BRUSSELS (AP) " What police force would start playing along with a practical joke when the capital is facing its highest state of alert and its most-wanted fugitive is still on the run? Right! This is surreal Belgium.

Updated at 1:15 PM

PARIS (AP) " The latest on the deadly attacks in Paris and the heightened security in Europe (All times local):

Updated at 1:14 PM

LONDON (AP) " A prosecutor said Monday that an Easter weekend break-in to a vault in London's Hatton Garden diamond district was the largest burglary in English legal history, with a haul estimated at 14 million pounds ($21 million).

Updated at 1:03 PM

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) " The husband of a pregnant Indianapolis woman fatally shot during an apparent home invasion said Monday that he's "extremely relieved" police have arrested a suspect in her killing but said it doesn't "undo the pain we are...

Updated at 12:58 PM

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) " Russia's President Vladimir Putin was in Tehran on Monday for talks with Iranian leaders expected to focus on the Syrian crisis and an international peace plan intended to end the conflict.

Updated at 12:44 PM

PARIS (AP) " French police and prosecutors, friends and families, and journalists have unveiled details about the men accused of carrying out the attacks in Paris. Altogether, authorities say that three teams participated in the bloody assault. At...

Updated at 12:40 PM

NAMUGONGO, Uganda (AP) " More than 2 million people are expected to converge near a minor basilica in the Ugandan capital where Pope Francis will celebrate Mass on Saturday, an official with the Roman Catholic Church here said Monday even as workers...

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