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German charged over alleged combat role in Afghan TalibanProsecutors have charged a German citizen accused of fighting for the Taliban in Afghanistan, accusing him of membership in a terrorist organization, attempted murder and weapons offenses
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Greek bailout ends, but Europe's debt problems grind onGreece's bailout program is coming to an end Monday after eight years of enforced austerity, but the milestone offers little assurance that the troubled euro currency union is leaving behind its problems.
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Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefect Office official Raffaella Corsaro told AP that there had been a "misunderstanding" about information from ambulance dispatchers. Earlier, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said that as rescuers comb through the rubble for more bodies it will be "inevitable" that the death toll will eventually rise. Dozens of vehicles plunged into a dry river bed after the collapse Tuesday. (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP)
Survivor, shaken, describes plunge off bridge in ItalyOne survivor of the Genoa bridge collapse was in his car as it plunged 45 meters (150 feet) to the ground along with falling sections of highway and concrete
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FILE - In this Sept.7, 2014 file photo, French chef Joel Robuchon poses for photographers during a photocall for the movie "The Hundred-Foot Journey", in Paris, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. French master chef Joel Robuchon has died at the age of 73. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File)
Culinary greats gather in homage to French master chefHundreds of chefs, among them some of the world's top cooks, have gathered to pay their respects to one of the masters of French cuisine Joel Robuchon
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Zookeeper Susann Paelecke holds one of the four rare white lion cubs, the female baby, at the zoo in Magdeburg, Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Keepers weighed the three males and one female and carried out health checks on the cats, which are rare in the wild. The young lions were born on July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
Tipping the scales: White lion cubs bulking up in GermanyThey're still tiny, but the white lion cubs at the Magdeburg zoo in eastern Germany are putting on weight fast
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A helicopter hovers over the Autobahn A 19 in Linstow near Rostock, northern Germany, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, after a bus was driven into a ditch and turned over. Six people were seriously injured and a further 10 slightly hurt. (Bernd Wuestneck/dpa via AP)
Long-distance bus overturns on German highway, 16 hurtAuthorities say a bus headed from Stockholm to Berlin has come off a highway in northeastern Germany and overturned, injuring 16
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FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 file photo, Slovenian presidential candidate Marjan Sarec talks to the media in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Marjan Sarec, a former comedian whose party finished second in Slovenia's parliamentary election has been appointed prime minister designate. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic, File)
Former comedian appointed Slovenia's premier designateA former comedian whose party finished second in Slovenia's parliamentary election has been appointed prime minister designate
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In this Dec. 18, 2012, photo, executive vice-president Benjamin Smith unveils the new leisure airline Air Canada Rouge in Toronto. Air Canada's chief operating officer Smith has been named the new CEO of Air France-KLM. Smith will replace former Air France CEO Jean-Marc Janaillac, who quit more than three months ago when staff turned down his offer of a pay deal aimed at halting a wave of strikes. (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP)
Benjamin Smith is new CEO of Air France-KLM, unions worriedUnions at Air France-KLM are worries about cutbacks after the company appointed Benjamin Smith as the new CEO.
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Diocese holds forgiveness Mass in wake of grand jury reportA Pennsylvania bishop who's named in a grand jury report on rampant sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy is holding a Mass of forgiveness, as the Vatican expresses "shame and sorrow" over the burgeoning scandal
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Germany: Possible Syria meeting with France, Russia, TurkeyGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel says officials are looking into the possibility of a four-way meeting on Syria involving Turkey, Russia, Germany and France
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In this Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. file photo, a man riding bicycle pasts a billboards reading 'Russia' , left and 'Serbia', in Belgrade, Serbia. After a public outcry, Serbia police on Friday Aug. 17, 2018, closed a summer youth camp on a mountain in western Serbia organized by Russian and Serbian far-right groups.(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File)
Knives and guns: Serb-Russian youth camp closed after outcryPolice have closed a summer youth camp on a mountain in western Serbia organized by Russian and Serbian far-right groups after a public outcry
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The Latest: Germany seeks refugee who may have been with ISGerman authorities say they're looking into a Yazidi woman's claim that she ran into a man who bought her as a slave in an Islamic State-ruled area of Iraq after arriving in Germany
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FILE- In this file photo dated Tuesday, July 24, 2018, firefighters stand on the cliff top where burned trees hug the coastline in Mati east of Athens, after wildfires raged through the popular seaside areas near the Greek capital. The prime minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras pledged Thursday Aug. 9, 2018, to overhaul the national disaster response agency, as authorities publicly named all the people killed by the country’s deadliest forest fire in decades. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, FILE)
Woman whose family perished in Greek fire files lawsuitA woman whose husband and children died in a deadly forest fire in Greece has filed a criminal lawsuit against seven officials, including the country's interior minister, asserting they share the blame for the blaze that killed dozens
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A Bosnian Serb woman Radojka Filipovic walks through the memorial room for Bosnian Serb victims killed by Bosnian Muslim soldiers in Bratunac, Bosnia, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. President of Bosnian Serbs Milorad Dodik has downplayed the massacre of some 8,000 Bosnian Muslims in Srebrenica during the war in 1995 and called for the reopening of an investigation into the worst carnage in Europe since World War II. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
UN rights chief condemns Bosnian Serb decision on SrebrenicaThe United Nations' human rights chief is condemning the Bosnian Serb legislature's decision to revoke support for a report acknowledging the 1995 massacre of thousands of Bosnian Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica
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3 people hurt, 9 cows killed in car-cattle collision in UKBritish police say three people were injured and nine cows killed after a collision between cars and cattle on a busy road
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