Patrick Dempsey returns to Maine for cancer fundraiserLEWISTON, Maine (AP) ? Patrick Dempsey is in Maine for a cancer fundraiser after releasing a new movie.
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Powerful Hurricane Matthew soaks Colombia, heads for Jamaica
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) ? One of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes in recent history weakened a little on Saturday as it drenched coastal Colombia and roared across the Caribbean on a course that still puts Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba in the path of potentially devastating winds and rain.
Turkey renews OK for military operations in Syria, Iraq
ISTANBUL (AP) ? Turkey's state-run news agency says parliament has extended by another year a motion allowing cross-border military operations into Syria and Iraq against Kurdish militants and the Islamic State group.
German bank regulator warns of negative perception spiral: reportFRANKFURT (Reuters) - The head of Germany's financial regulator warned on Saturday of negative perceptions that could lead to downward spirals on the markets, at the end of a week that saw Deutsche Bank shares battered by a crisis of confidence.
Feds say they won't evict sprawling pipeline protest camp
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) ? The sprawling encampment that's a living protest against the four-state Dakota Access pipeline has most everything it needs to be self-sustaining ? food, firewood, fresh water and shelter. Everything, that is, except permission to be on the federal land in North Dakota.
Pakistanis turn flag ceremony near Indian border into rallyWAGHA, Pakistan (AP) ? A routine daily flag-lowering ceremony at an Indian-Pakistani border crossing has become a show of strength and patriotism on the Pakistani side thanks to simmering tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbors.
Police clash with migrants and protesters outside Jungle camp
French police fired tear gas and water cannon at migrants and protesters who gathered in defiance of a ban on Saturday outside the shanty town near Calais known as "the Jungle", local authorities said. About 200 migrants and some 50 protesters assembled under a bridge to protest against living conditions in the nearby camp that President Francois Hollande has vowed to close by the end of the year. Police clashed with migrants as they pushed them back to the camp while activists threw stones at the security forces.
Russia warns against US attack on Syrian forces
BEIRUT (AP) ? Russia warned the United States Saturday against carrying out any attacks on Syrian government forces, saying it would have repercussions across the Middle East as government forces captured a hill on the edge of the northern city of Aleppo under the cover of airstrikes.
Turkish leader accuses EU of insincerity on visa promise
ISTANBUL (AP) ? Turkey's president says the European Union wants to back out of lifting visa restrictions for Turks ? a key incentive offered Turkey in a deal to stop thousands of migrants from crossing the Aegean Sea to Greece.