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BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say coal mine explosion in northern region traps 36 people, killing 17 of them.
BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambian election commission head says president has "accepted defeat" after 22 years in power.
HAVANA (AP) — Fidel Castro's ashes have begun a four-day journey from Havana to their final resting place in Santiago, Cuba.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Officials: 1 of 2 inmates who sawed their way out of a California jail last week has been recaptured.
TORONTO (AP) — Canadian government approves Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline but rejects Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline.
LONDON (AP) — Barry Bennell, coach at center of sex abuse scandal in English soccer, charged with eight offenses against boy.
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas re-elected to 5-year term as Fatah leader.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Presidential election results in Haiti indicate Jovenel Moise won with 55 percent of votes.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fire department: 7 sent to hospital after active shooter reported at Ohio State, 2 stable, no details on other 5.