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A photo of the museum building is shown behind Daniel Blatman, the newly appointed chief historian of the 'Warsaw Ghetto Museum', as he speaks During a press conference, in Warsaw, Poland, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. The Polish government announced plans in March to create a museum dedicated to the Jews imprisoned in the ghetto and tortured and murdered by German forces during their occupation of Eastern Europe. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
Historian lays out vision for new Holocaust museum in WarsawThe newly appointed chief historian of the Warsaw Ghetto Museum says he hopes it will become 'the major Holocaust museum in Poland' when it opens in 2023
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A bullet hole is pictured after the gunman suspected of killing three people in an attack earlier this week was shot dead by police in Strasbourg, eastern France, Friday, Dec.14, 2018. The man authorities believe killed three people during a rampage near a Christmas market in Strasbourg died Thursday in a shootout with police at the end of a two-day manhunt, French authorities said. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)
Prosecutor: 4th person dies of wounds from Strasbourg attackA fourth person died Friday from wounds suffered in an attack on the Christmas market in Strasbourg, as investigators worked to establish whether the main suspect had help while on the run
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Fallen Georgia officer had graduated from academy last yearA Georgia police officer gunned down after a traffic stop and foot chase east of Atlanta was identified Friday as a 24-year-old lawman who graduated from the police academy last year
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Walker to take action on sweeping GOP legislation FridayWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker plans to take action on a sweeping package of Republican-backed legislation that restricts early voting, weakens powers of incoming Democratic governor
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Liberal Polish political contender starts to lay out goalsRobert Biedron, a prominent left-wing politician, says he wants to shut down coal mines operating in the country by 2035, improve health care and end state subsidies to the church
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FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2013, file photo, Michael Spavor, center, an entrepreneur, is seen with former NBA star Dennis Rodman, left, on the arrival at the capital airport for a flight to North Korea, in Beijing, China.  A second Canadian man has gone missing in China and is feared detained in what appears to be retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executive of telecommunications giant Huawei, Canadian authorities said late Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.  Canada's Global Affairs department identified its missing citizen as Spavor, an entrepreneur who is one of the only Westerners to have ever met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Spavor's disappearance follows China's detention of a former Canadian diplomat in Beijing earlier this week.(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)
Canadian minister postpones trip to China amid tensionsCanada's tourism minister is postponing a trip to China amid tensions over the arrest of a Chinese tech executive on behalf of the United States and the detentions of two Canadians in China in apparent retaliation
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Indian court rejects probe into Rafale fighter jet dealIndia's top court has rejected petitions seeking a probe into the government purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France
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Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou talks with a member of her private security detail after they went into a wrong building while arriving at a parole office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)
US, Canada hold high-stakes talks amid turmoil with ChinaThe U.S. and Canada are holding high-stakes talks amid an escalating dispute with China that threatens to further complicate already testy ties between the North American neighbors
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In this combination photo, Christine Blasey Ford, left, and U.S. Supreme Court appointee Brett Kavanaugh testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. Americans watched on phones, laptops and any available screen as Kavanaugh and Blasey Ford spoke.  (AP Photo)
Top TV moments: 'Roseanne,' Oprah's speech, message funeralsIt was a remarkable year on television for drama, with much of it unscripted
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Workers hang Serbian flags in the northern, Serb-dominated part of ethnically divided town of Mitrovica, Kosovo, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. Kosovo's parliament overwhelmingly approved the formation of an army, a move that has angered Serbia which says it would threaten peace in the war-scarred region. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
The Latest: Russia denounces Kosovo move to form armyRussia's foreign ministry has denounced moves to form a Kosovo army and said it must be disbanded
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The Latest: Fallen Georgia officer is identifiedAuthorities say the Georgia police officer shot and killed after a traffic stop near Atlanta was a 24-year-old officer who joined the force last year
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FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2016, file photo, a U.S. Border Patrol agent patrols Sunland Park along the U.S.-Mexico border next to Ciudad Juarez. A 7-year-old girl who had crossed the U.S.-Mexico border with her father, died after being taken into the custody of the U.S. Border Patrol, federal immigration authorities confirmed Thursday, Dec. 13. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras, File)
7-year-old migrant girl held at US border dies in custodyHomeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl at the U.S.-Mexico border is a sad example of the dangers of crossing the border
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