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FILE - July 16, 2013 file photo shows Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz as he visits the city hall of Luebeck, northern Germany. Poland's health minister says that Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz has died from stab wounds a day after being attacked onstage by an ex-convict at a charity event. (Markus Scholz/dpa via AP)
Slain mayor lies in state at Solidarity museum in PolandThe slain mayor of the city of Gdansk is laying in state at a museum devoted to Poland's pro-democracy Solidarity movement
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Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi, center, meets supporters during a visit to Monserrato, near Cagliari, Italy, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. The three-time Italian premier, who has made a career out of rebounding from legal woes, personal scandal, heart trouble and political setbacks, said he is running for the European Parliament in May elections. The 82-year-old Berlusconi announced his candidacy with his center-right Forza Italia party Thursday in Sardinia. He said he wanted to "bring my voice to a Europe that should change, a Europe that has lost profound thinking about the world." (Fabio Murru/ANSA via AP)
Italy's Berlusconi rebounds again to run for EU parliamentSilvio Berlusconi is back, again, running in European Parliament elections after a court ruled he could once again hold political office
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, awards Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic with Russia's Order of Alexander Nevsky after their talks in Belgrade, Serbia, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Putin arrives in Serbia on Thursday for his fourth visit to the Balkan country since 2001. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Vladimir Putin gets lavish welcome on visit to ally SerbiaRussian President Vladimir Putin has received a hero's welcome in Serbia as the Russian president attempts to maintain influence in the Balkans, which is increasingly looking Westward
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Macron: The French military will remain involved in SyriaFrench President Emmanuel Macron said France will remain militarily involved in Syria this year regardless of the U.S. intention to withdraw its troops from the country
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American's brother says Russia delays consular prison visitThe brother of an American man being held in Moscow for alleged spying says a prison visit by U.S. Embassy staff has been postponed
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Cancelled flights are indicated on a display board at the airport in Hamburg, Germany, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. Flights across Germany are facing disruption after security staff at eight airports went on strike over pay. (Christian Charisius/dpa via AP)
German union puts airport security strikes on hold for nowA German union that has called a string of disruptive strikes by airport security staff says it won't hold any further walkouts ahead of and during pay talks next week
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EU lawmakers seek cuts for nations reneging on rule of lawAmid deep concerns about the rule of law in Hungary and Poland, European Union lawmakers want to suspend EU funds to states that interfere in their courts or fail to tackle corruption
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A media conference about the Sweden royal Jewel heist, with left to right, Filippo Bassini of the Swedish police authority cultural heritage crime group, Prosecutor Isabelle Bjursten and Prosecutor Reena Devgun at the Police Headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, Thursday Jan. 17, 2019.  A man was charged Thursday with stealing 65 million kronor (dollars 7.2 million) worth of Swedish royal treasure including a jewelled crown from a cathedral where they were on display. (Stina Stjernkvist/TT via AP)
Sweden charges man in royal jewels heistPolice in Sweden say a 22-year-old man has been charged with stealing $7.2 million worth of royal treasure in daring cathedral heist
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Germany: Love Parade trial headed for inconclusive endThe trial of 10 people in Germany over a deadly mass panic at the Love Parade techno music festival in 2010 appears likely to be closed without a formal verdict
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Greece prepares massive print run on deal with MacedoniaGreece's government is to print tens of thousands of copies of an agreement to normalize relations with Macedonia, to inform the public ahead of a parliamentary debate on ratifying the deal
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France: Former security aide to Macron in police custodyThe Paris prosecutor's office says a former security aide to French President Emmanuel Macron has been taken into police custody in an investigation of possible misuse of diplomatic passports
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Romanian coal miners end strike after government hikes wagesRomanian coal miners have ended a weeklong strike after the energy minister offered them wage hikes and other perks
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Emergency team members look for a boy fell into the 100-meter-deep waterhole in a mountainous area near the town of Totalan in Malaga, Spain, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. More than 100 firefighters and emergency workers in southern Spain are searching for a 2-year-old toddler who fell into a narrow and deep well on Sunday. Rescuers believe the boy fell into the 100-meter-deep well after walking away from his parents. (AP Photo/Gregorio Marrero)
Spain: Technical setbacks slow search for boy in deep holeSpanish rescuers on the fourth day of a frantic race to reach a 2-year-old boy trapped in a borehole clung to hope of finding the toddler alive despite massive setbacks in getting to the bottom of the deep and narrow cavity
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Lawyers again urge ICC to release ex-Ivory Coast presidentLawyers again urge ICC to release ex-Ivory Coast president Gbagbo, former government minister
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This image taken from video, shows an explosion on the roof of a building at the University of Lyon, France, Thursday Jan. 17, 2019. A strong explosion and fire hit a science building undergoing repairs at the university, injuring three people slightly, French officials said. (Yassmin Officiel via AP)
Strong explosion, fire hits French university buildingFrench authorities say a strong explosion and fire has hit a science building at the University of Lyon
The Associated Press9 hours ago
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