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Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, in Sofia, Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. Abe is visiting Bulgaria as part of his East European tour. (AP Photo/Valentina Petrova)
January 14, 2018 - 4:36 pm
SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borisov promised Sunday to create opportunities for Japanese businesses in the Balkans and agreed on the need to counter the weapons threat posed by North Korea. Abe is on a six-country European tour that...
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A Boeing 737-800 of Turkey's Pegasus Airlines after skidding off the runway downhill towards the sea at the airport in Trabzon, Turkey, Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. Trabzon Gov. Yucel Yavuz said all 162 passengers and crew on board were evacuated and safe early Sunday. The cause of the accident was not yet known. (DHA-Depo Photos via AP)
January 14, 2018 - 4:14 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — A commercial airplane that skidded off a runway after landing in northern Turkey dangled precariously Sunday off a muddy cliff with its nose only a few feet from the Black Sea. Some of the 168 people on board the Boeing 737-800 described it as a "miracle" that everyone was evacuated...
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FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2017, file photo, Pastor Raphael Gamaliel Warnock, of Ebenezer Baptist Church, receives a "President's Fulfilling the Dream Award" during during a Martin Luther King Celebration at the Tate Student Center at the University of Georgia in Athens, Ga. In response to Martin Luther King’s teachings about love and hate, Warnock says that now “is a time of moral reckoning in our nation. We must choose to stand on the side of light and love.” (John Roark/Athens Banner-Herald via AP, File)
January 14, 2018 - 4:08 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Though his voice was silenced nearly 50 years ago, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s message of nonviolence still resonates and inspires. Decades ago, the famed civil rights leader - also regarded as one of America's greatest orators - recalled driving one night from Atlanta to...
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January 14, 2018 - 3:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a 61-year-old man and a 13-year-old girl have been killed in a Bronx apartment building fire. It happened just after noon on Sunday at the 7-story Throggs Neck Houses on Dewey Avenue. Police say the victims were found unconscious and unresponsive. They were taken to a...
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In this Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, Capt. John Pepper, Fresno Fire Department, and Rescue Squad Leader RTF-5 searches homes off East Valley Road in Montecito, Calif. (Mike Eliason/Santa Barbara County Fire Department via AP)
January 14, 2018 - 3:40 pm
MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — Parishioners prayed on Sunday for those killed and for families still searching for missing relatives in a Southern California community ravaged by mudslides, and authorities announced another body had been found, increasing the death toll to 20. The body of 30-year-old...
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Models wear creations of Prada as part of the men's Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection, presented in Milan, Italy, Sunday, Jan.14, 2018. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
January 14, 2018 - 3:32 pm
MILAN (AP) — With social and political crises unsettling the globe, Milan Fashion Week was all about slogans this season. "Time For Change" has been a particularly dominant catchphrase, one the fashion world can expect to see branded across sweatshirts, waistbands and accessories next fall and...
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Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, in Sofia, Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. Abe is visiting Bulgaria as part of his East European tour. (AP Photo/Valentina Petrova)
January 14, 2018 - 3:14 pm
SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borisov are promising to create opportunities for Japanese businesses in the Balkans. Abe is on a six-country European tour that makes him the first Japanese prime minister to visit the region. Before...
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January 14, 2018 - 3:06 pm
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Police say former NBA star Dennis Rodman has been arrested on suspicion of DUI in Southern California. Lt. Rachel Johnson of the Newport Beach Police Department says Rodman was pulled over late Saturday for a traffic violation. Johnson says officers administered a field...
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January 14, 2018 - 3:02 pm
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The United States is warning its citizens to "exercise increased caution in Kosovo due to terrorism" and listed some areas Washington thinks are at increased risk. The State Department warning issued Friday said that "terrorist groups continue plotting possible attacks in...
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Crews pump mud on Highway 101 after a mudslide Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Montecito, Calif. Most of the people of Montecito, a town usually known for its serenity and luxury, were under orders to stay out of town as gas and power were expected to be shut off Saturday for repairs. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
January 14, 2018 - 2:54 pm
MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — Parishioners prayed Sunday for those killed and for families still searching for missing relatives in a Southern California community ravaged by mudslides, as authorities announced another body was found. The discovery increased the death toll to 20 as the list of those...
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