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Anti-government protesters make victory signs in front of a Lebanese national flag on a road that leads to the Government House, during a protest in Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. Prime Minister Saad Hariri briefed western and Arab ambassadors Tuesday of a reform plan approved by the Cabinet that Lebanon hopes would increase foreign investments to help its struggling economy amid wide skepticism by the public who continued in their protests for the sixth day. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Lebanon PM seeks foreign support for reforms amid protestsLebanon's embattled prime minister sought international support Tuesday for a sweeping economic reform package announced a day earlier, which was intended to pacify massive protests calling for his government to resign
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A damaged ambulance with bullet holes in the door is seen crashed into a building after an incident in the center of Oslo, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. Norwegian police opened fire on an armed man who stole an ambulance in Oslo and reportedly ran down several people. (Stian Lysberg Solum/NTB scanpix via AP)
Oslo police shoot to stop man driving on sidewalk, 3 injuredAn armed Norwegian man stole an ambulance and drove it along a sidewalk in Oslo on Tuesday, injuring two toddlers as police tried to stop him by opening fire
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Liberal leader Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau wave as they go on stage at Liberal election headquarters in Montreal, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
Canada's Trudeau wins 2nd term but nation more dividedPrime Minister Justin Trudeau has won a second term in Canada's national elections, but his Liberal party fell short of securing a majority in Parliament
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Defense Secretary Mark Esper talks to reporters at Prince Sultan Air Base in Saudi Arabia, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, where he saw a Patriot missile battery that the US sent to Saudi to help protect the kingdom against the Iranian threat.  (AP Photo/Lolita Baldor)
Iraq: American troops leaving Syria cannot stay in IraqIraqi military: US troops leaving Syria for neighboring Iraq don't have permission to stay in the country
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Japan's Emperor Naruhito speaks as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe bows during a ceremony to proclaim his enthronement to the world, called Sokuirei-Seiden-no-gi, at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Japan, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. (Issei Kato/Pool Photo via AP)
The Latest: Trump congratulates Japanese Emperor NaruhitoPresident Donald Trump has congratulated Japanese Emperor Naruhito on his enthronement
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An ambulance returns from Tal Abyad, Syria, at the border in the town of Akcakale,  Sanliurfa province, southeastern Turkey, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is scheduled to meet Tuesday with Russian leader Vladimir Putin and the conflict between Turkey and the Kurds is expected to be the focus of their discussions. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
'America is running away': Syrian withdrawal turns chaoticAngered by U.S. withdrawal, residents of northeastern Syrian pelt troops as they drive out
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Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed arrives to address members of parliament on the current situation in the country at the Parliament buildings, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Tuesday Oct. 22, 2019. Ethiopia's Nobel Peace Prize-winning prime minister is warning that if there's a need to go to war over a dam project disputed with Egypt his country could ready millions of people, but he says only negotiation can resolve a deadlock. (AP photo Mulugeta Ayene)
Ethiopia's Nobel-winning leader issues warning over damEthiopia's Nobel-winning PM issues warning: No force can stop dam project disputed with Egypt
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New Olympic Logo Features Rings, City Name, and ... MarianneA French government spokeswoman calls it "magnifique," while an International Olympic Committee rep says it's "innovative." The rest of the world ... isn't quite sure what to make of a new Olympic logo unveiled for the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris. The BBC notes that while the Eiffel Tower was used...
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaking in the House of Commons, London during the debate for the European Union Withdrawal Agreement Bill: Second Reading. Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's European Union divorce bill faces two votes Tuesday, with lawmakers first being asked to approve it in principle, followed by a vote on the government's schedule for debate and possible amendments. (House of Commons/via AP)
The Latest: British PM warns of new election if bill nixedPrime Minister Boris Johnson says that if lawmakers reject his accelerated three-day timetable for Brexit bill he will pull it and seek an election
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An anti Brexit demonstrators banner near Parliament in London, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019.British lawmakers from across the political spectrum were plotting Tuesday to put the brakes on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's drive to push his European Union divorce bill through the House of Commons in just three days, potentially scuttling the government's hopes of delivering Brexit by Oct. 31.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Johnson says he'll pull Brexit bill if lawmakers force delayBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson is headed for a showdown with lawmakers who want to put the brakes on his drive to push his European Union divorce bill through the House of Commons in just three days.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shake hands before their meeting in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. Welcoming the Turkish leader in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi on Tuesday, Putin said their meeting is very important in the current tense situation in Syria. (Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool)
Russia, Turkey leaders hold talks on fate of Syria borderThe presidents of Turkey and Russia are meeting in the Black Sea resort town of Sochi Tuesday, hours before a five-day cease-fire in northern Syria between Turkish troops and Syrian Kurdish fighters is set to expire
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The Rubjerg Knude Lighthouse is being moved in Jutland, Denmark, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. A 120-year-old lighthouse has been put on wheels and rails to attempt to move it some 80 meters (263 feet) away from the North Sea, which has been eroding the coastline of northwestern Denmark. When the 23-meter (76 feet) tall Rubjerg Knude lighthouse was first lit, in 1990, it was roughly 200 meters (656 feet) from the coast; now it is only about 6 meters away.  (Henning Bagger/Ritzau Scanpix via AP)
Danes move 120-year-old lighthouse back from eroding coastA 120-year-old lighthouse has been put on wheels and rails and moved back from the eroding North Sea coastline in northwestern Denmark
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