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Updated at 11:10 AM

JOHANNESBURG (AP) " Some call it the Cecil the lion effect. A year ago, an American killed a lion in Zimbabwe in what authorities said was an illegal hunt, infuriating people worldwide and invigorating an international campaign against trophy hunting in Africa. Some conservationists, however, say there are greater threats to Africa's beleaguered lion populations, including human encroachment on their habitats and the poaching of antelopes and other animals for food, a custom that...

Updated at 11:08 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " New York City police are looking for a man who stuffed a bag of feces down a woman's pants as she walked in Manhattan. Police say the bizarre incident occurred at 6 p.m. Monday on East 74th Street near First...

Updated at 11:05 AM

MOSCOW (AP) " President Vladimir Putin says that Russia will respond to NATO's military buildup near its borders, but will not be drawn into an arms race. Putin said Thursday that NATO underlined its anti-Russian intentions by deploying...

Updated at 11:02 AM

BAGHDAD (AP) " Iraq's Defense Ministry has released footage showing airstrikes on dozens of vehicles, which officials said was an IS convoy fleeing the western city of Fallujah following its recapture by the Iraqi military. "More than 20...

Updated at 11:01 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " In a warning that's sure to disappoint many who enjoy sneaking a taste of cookie dough, the federal Food and Drug Administration says people shouldn't eat raw dough or batter of any kind due to an ongoing outbreak of illnesses...

Updated at 11:00 AM

ROME (AP) " The Latest on the Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Croatia's police have set up a barrier on a bridge at the border with Serbia to prevent migrants from coming over. Police said in a statement...

Updated at 10:58 AM

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) " Tens of thousands of Syrians stranded on the Jordanian border face starvation and dehydration, the aid group Doctors Without Borders said Thursday, calling for an immediate resumption of aid deliveries that were halted after...

Updated at 10:54 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign (all times EDT): 7:50 a.m. Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign is airing advertising in an Omaha congressional district, sending a signal that she may compete for...

Updated at 10:49 AM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) " Netflix plans to expand its Asian offerings to subscribers around the world by tapping more creators in the region, including "Snowpiercer" director Bong Joon-ho, its chief said Thursday. CEO Reed Hastings said the...

Updated at 10:46 AM

ISTANBUL (AP) " The three suicide bombers who attacked Istanbul airport were a Russian, an Uzbek and a Kyrgyz, a senior Turkish official said Thursday, hours after police carried out sweeping raids across the city looking for Islamic State...

Updated at 10:33 AM

BERLIN (AP) " After a journey lasting 12 years, a date has been set for the Rosetta spacecraft's final descent onto comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The European Space Agency says the probe will crash onto the comet Sept. 30, joining its...

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