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Greece in race to finish bailout review as exit nears

ATHENS, Greece — Bailout negotiators are returning to Greece to try and reach a deal by the end of the year on the terms for the next loan payout, as the debt-plagued country prepares to end eight years of rescue funding programs next summer.

Clashes near Papua mine kill 1 Indonesian policeman, wound 6

JAYAPURA, Indonesia — Three days of clashes between Indonesian police and gunmen near a U.S.-owned gold and copper mine in easternmost Papua province have killed one officer and wounded six others.

Wildfires in Utah force evacuations, threaten structures

SALT LAKE CITY — Wind-driven wildfires in Utah forced evacuations and threatened structures on a big weekend for deer hunters in the fire zone.
Older vehicles in London to be charged more for polluting

Older vehicles in London to be charged more for polluting

LONDON — Drivers of older, more polluting cars will face an additional charge when entering central London as the city battles air pollution blamed for thousands of premature deaths each year.
Bergdahl could get life in prison for endangering comrades

Bergdahl could get life in prison for endangering comrades

FORT BRAGG, N.C. — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will appear Monday before a military judge who will determine his punishment for endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan.
Switzerland: 8 people hurt during axe attack in small town

Switzerland: 8 people hurt during axe attack in small town

BERLIN — Eight people were hurt, at least one of them seriously, during an axe attack in a small Swiss town that ended with the suspect's arrest, police said Monday.

States to ask judge to keep health subsidies cut by Trump

SAN FRANCISCO — The top lawyers for 19 states will urge a federal judge Monday to force President Donald Trump's administration to pay health care subsidies he abruptly cut off earlier this month.

Al Hurricane, 'Godfather of New Mexico music,' dies

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Al Hurricane, known as the "Godfather of New Mexico music" for developing a distinct sound bridging the state's unique Hispanic traditions with country and rock, died Sunday. His son, Al Hurricane, Jr.
After election win, Abe prioritizes North Korea, aging Japan

After election win, Abe prioritizes North Korea, aging Japan

TOKYO — Fresh off a decisive election victory, Japan's leader pledged Monday to tackle what he called Japan's two national crises: the military threat from North Korea and an aging and shrinking population.
Philippines declares end to 5-month militant siege in Marawi

Philippines declares end to 5-month militant siege in Marawi

CLARK, Philippines — The Philippine government declared the end Monday to the militant siege of a southern city that lasted five months, left more than 1,100 people dead and sparked fears of the Islamic State group gaining a foothold in Southeast Asi