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    SodaStream chief accuses boycotters of anti-Semitism
    09/02/2015 03:17 PM EDT - IDAN HANEGEV INDUSTRIAL PARK, Israel (AP) — The chief executive of SodaStream, the beverage maker that is shuttering its West Bank factory in the face of international boycott calls, accused his company's critics Wednesday of anti-Semitism and hurting the interests of the Palestinian workers they claim to protect. Full Story

    Pakistan corruption lets militants get national ID cards
    09/02/2015 01:43 PM EDT - ISLAMABAD (AP) — Foreign Islamic militants have been able to secure Pakistani national identity cards for years in exchange for bribes as low as $100, giving them vastly greater freedom to operate, according to a report by Pakistan's top intelligence agency obtained by The Associated Press. Full Story

    AP Interview: Rescuer says world must protect antiquities
    09/02/2015 03:03 PM EDT - JERUSALEM (AP) — A reserve colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps who led an international hunt for looted antiquities from Iraq a decade ago said Wednesday that the West needs to deploy forces to protect Mideast archaeological sites from extremists like the Islamic State group. Full Story

    Qatar companies get more time to meet labor requirement
    09/02/2015 11:17 AM EDT - DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Companies in energy-rich Qatar will have a few more months to comply with a system designed to ensure workers get paid on time. Full Story

    China to hold big parade, but ordinary folks can't go see it
    09/02/2015 10:47 AM EDT - BEIJING (AP) — China will hold a massive military parade through the heart of its capital, but ordinary folks can't watch. Full Story

    Lebanese interior minister warns trash crisis protesters
    09/02/2015 11:27 AM EDT - BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's interior minister warned protesters Wednesday against staging sit-ins or attacks targeting state institutions, saying such actions will no longer be tolerated. Full Story

    Image of Asia: Vietnam marks 70 years of independence
    09/02/2015 09:07 AM EDT - In this photo by Hau Dinh, Vietnamese soldiers march during a military parade in Hanoi as part of events commemorating the 70th anniversary of independence from France. Full Story

    Bombs at mosque in Yemen's capital kill at least 20 people
    09/02/2015 02:09 PM EDT - SANAA, Yemen (AP) — An Islamic State-claimed suicide bomber and a subsequent car bombing killed at least 20 people Wednesday at a mosque in Yemen's rebel-held capital, Sanaa, amid the country's raging civil war, officials said. Full Story

    Iranian hard-liners unveil anti-US plaque at former embassy
    09/02/2015 06:40 AM EDT - TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — More than a dozen hard-line Iranian students have unveiled an anti-American plaque at the gate of the former U. Full Story

    State media: Car bomb in Syrian port city kills 10
    09/02/2015 07:12 AM EDT - DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A car bomb exploded Wednesday in a square in the Syrian port city of Latakia, a stronghold of President Bashar Assad, killing at least 10 people and wounding 25, the official Syrian news agency SANA said. Full Story

    Indonesia extradites ex-police officer sought in US murder
    09/02/2015 09:33 AM EDT - BALI, Indonesia (AP) — A former Austin, Texas, police officer sought in the murder of his pregnant girlfriend was extradited Wednesday from Indonesia to the United States. Full Story

    Afghan migrant hopes to complete father's flight from war
    09/02/2015 05:57 AM EDT - MORIA, Greece (AP) — Three decades after his father fled war in Afghanistan to seek safety in Iran, Abdullah Bakhshi is now on the next leg of his family's long journey to a better life, and part of the largest tide of migrants since World War II. Full Story

    Correction: Australia-Obit-Great Escape story
    09/02/2015 04:52 AM EDT - CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — In a story Aug. 28 about a World War II Australian pilot who took part in a mass escape from a German prison camp, The Associated Press reported erroneously that one of the three prisoners who successfully made it home was Danish. Full Story

    Thailand issues arrest warrant in bombing case for Turkish man who is husband of Thai suspect
    09/02/2015 04:42 AM EDT - BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand issues arrest warrant in bombing case for Turkish man who is husband of Thai suspect. Full Story

    UN envoy notes 'tangible results' in talks with Libya envoys
    09/02/2015 04:37 AM EDT - GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. special envoy for Libya has met with leaders of the Tripoli-based government and says he hopes a draft agreement aimed at forming a national unity government can be finalized in coming weeks. Full Story