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4 UN peacekeepers, 1 Malian soldier killed in 2 attacksFour U.N. peacekeepers and a Malian soldier were killed and 21 others injured in two attacks on U.N. peacekeepers in Mali on Friday, U.N. officials said
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Why Pay for Swiss Trip When You Can Get Paid to Move There?A tiny village in Switzerland just asked the Italian town of Bormida to hold its beer. Earlier this year, Bormida was offering $2,175 to people willing to move there in an effort to stave off its extinction. Facing the prospect of a similar future, little Albinen may soon significantly...
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A woman places flowers by a cut out image of the ARA San Juan submarine on the fence at the naval base in Mar de Plata, Argentina, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. The Argentine navy says an explosion occurred near the time and place where the submarine went missing on Nov. 15, leading some family members of the crew to give up hope of a rescue. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
Argentina president: Search for missing sub will continueArgentina's president says that the international search for a submarine carrying 44 crew members that has been lost in the South Atlantic for nine days will continue
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Head of the Egyptian Press Syndicate Diaa Rashwan, briefs the press on the militant attack that sprayed worshippers with gunfire and explosions and killing at least 235 people in the Sinai Peninsula, during a press conference, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. The attack targeted a mosque frequented by Sufis, members of a mystic movement within Islam, in the north Sinai town of Bir al-Abd. Islamic militants, including the local affiliate of the Islamic State group, consider Sufis heretics because of their less literal interpretations of the faith. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
The Latest: UN condemns deadly mosque attack in EgyptAttackers have launched a deadly attack on an Egyptian mosque frequented by a Muslim sect, killing hundreds.
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Trump tells Turkey's leader: US to stop arming Syrian KurdsTrump tells Turkish president that the United States will cut off its supply of arms to Kurdish fighters in Syria
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President Emmerson Mnangagwa, center, inspects the military parade with with Army General Constantino Chiwenga, second right, after being sworn in as President at the presidential inauguration ceremony in the capital Harare, Zimbabwe Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. Mnangagwa was sworn in as Zimbabwe's president after Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, ending his 37-year rule. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
The Latest: Zimbabwe's new leader promises era of democracyThe Latest: Zimbabwe's new president promises rebuilding, inclusiveness
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Poles protest plans by the ruling populist party for laws that would give it greater control over the courts and the National Electoral Commission, in Warsaw, Poland, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. The evening demonstration came after lawmakers earlier in the day gave preliminary approval to those changes.(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Poles protest planned overhaul of courts, election bodyPoles in cities across the country are on the streets protesting plans by the ruling party to push through new laws that would give it greater control over the courts and the National Electoral Commission
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Sheikh Sulieman Ghanem, 75, receives medical treatment at Suez Canal University hospital in Ismailia, Egypt, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, after he was injured during an attack on a mosque. Militants attacked a crowded mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives, spraying worshippers with gunfire and killing more than 200 people in the deadliest ever attack by Islamic extremists in Egypt. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Militants attack Egyptian mosque, kill at least 235 peopleMilitants attack Egyptian mosque, killing at least 235 on Sinai Peninsula
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Tiger escapes from zoo, roams streets of ParisPolice in Paris say that a tiger that escaped from a circus in the city center is dead after it was "neutralized" by circus personnel
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In this OSCE monitoring mission photo taken Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, in Ukraine's eastern city of Luhansk, APCs and armed men drive in the city center. Dozens of armed people in combat fatigues have deployed Wednesday, Nov. 22, to main administrative buildings in Luhansk, a major city in rebel-controlled territories in eastern Ukraine, in a sign of a split in the rebel leadership. (OSCE SMM via AP)
Senior Ukraine separatist: Rebel chief has resignedA senior separatist official in eastern Ukraine announced the resignation of the rebel chief Friday, ending a four-day showdown between rival factions
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Tiger Escapes Circus, Roams Streets of ParisA tiger was killed Friday in Paris after escaping from a circus in the 15th arrondissement and wandering the streets near the Eiffel Tower, the BBC reports. Residents called emergency services to report the tiger just before 6pm. According to the New York Daily News , the tiger ended up on...
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As Number of US, Russia Nukes Falls, Lethality RisesPresident Trump's policy goals show he aims to dismantle much of President Obama's legacy, but there's one element of that legacy he's embracing: a nuclear modernization program that Scot Paltrow at Reuters writes is leading to a new arms race. In the lengthy piece, Paltrow explains how: Though the New...
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