ROME - A Roman villa's wine cellar, which was converted into an air raid shelter for Benito Mussolini and the Italian dictator's family, is opening its anti-gas, double steel doors to tourists.

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LUSAKA, Zambia - Police say at least 26 people have died, most of them children, when a ferry capsized in the southern African country of Zambia.

Among the drowned were parents and school children ag


MARIUPOL, Ukraine - Ukraine braced for decisive parliamentary elections Saturday against the backdrop of unrest in eastern regions roiled by conflict between government troops and pro-Russian separati

BAGHDAD - Iraqi authorities say a suicide bombing has killed eight Shiite militiamen just north of Baghdad.

Iraqi police officials say the attack took place Saturday afternoon when a suicide bomber s

BEIRUT - Activists and a Kurdish official say fighters from the Islamic State group are shelling the northern Syrian town of Kobani, where they continue to fight Kurdish troops.

Idriss Nassan, a seni

CAIRO - Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Saturday that an assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 30 troops was a "foreign-funded operation" and vowed to take dras

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BERLIN - The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the number of Islamic extremists in the country is growing rapidly.

Hans-Georg Maassen says his agency estimates that some 6,300 peopl