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A BOMB killed a French bishop in Algiers, Algeria, as he returned home from a ceremony honoring seven French monks slain by Muslim militants three months ago, authorities said Friday. . . . ACCOUNTS of human rights abuses by the Haitian National Police have increased sharply this year, but serious abuse is the "exception, not the rule," said a U.N. report released Friday in Port-au-Prince. . . . FIREFIGHTERS were close Friday to containing a 2,000-acre blaze burning in northern California's wine country, officials said in San Francisco.