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A Turkish motorcyclist drives on the outskirts of the border town of Kilis, Turkey, in support of Turkish troops, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Turkey launched a military offensive against Afrin on Jan. 20 to drive out the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, which is says are an extension of the outlawed Kurdish rebels inside Turkey. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
January 31, 2018 - 6:21 am
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Rockets fired from northern Syria into a Turkish border town on Wednesday killed a teenage girl and wounded another person, Turkey's state-run news agency reported. It was the latest in a string of rocket attacks on the border towns of Reyhanli and Kilis since Jan. 20, when...
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People walk over the "Eiserne Steg" bridge in Frankfurt, Germany, Sunday evening, Jan. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
January 31, 2018 - 6:05 am
LONDON (AP) — The eurozone economy may be enjoying its best growth in a decade and seeing unemployment drop sharply, but there are few signs that is fueling the inflation that the European Central Bank is looking for. In fact, figures Wednesday from the European Union's statistics agency showed...
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Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson, from left, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford, Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Mark Milley, and Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Robert Neller listen as President Donald Trump delivers his first State of the Union address in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol to a joint session of Congress Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool via AP)
January 31, 2018 - 5:57 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Donald Trump's fiery comments on North Korea reflected confidence that his campaign of pressure and sanctions on the country is working, South Korean analysts said Wednesday. The experts said it also means Washington will continue to deny Pyongyang meaningful...
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President Donald Trump claps at his first State of the Union address in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol to a joint session of Congress Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool via AP)
January 31, 2018 - 5:55 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on reactions to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address (all times local): 7:50 p.m. Japan has praised President Donald Trump's pledge of putting maximum pressure on North Korea to abandon its nuclear and missile threats. Chief Cabinet Secretary...
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A girl walks past special forces soldiers as they take positions in front of the National Election Authority, which is in charge of supervising the 2018 presidential election, in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
January 31, 2018 - 5:55 am
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's president has given a thinly veiled but stern warning to opposition politicians calling for a boycott of presidential elections in March, saying he would die first before allowing anyone to mess with the country's security. A clearly furious Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, a general-...
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A Turkish motorcyclist drives on the outskirts of the border town of Kilis, Turkey, in support of Turkish troops, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Turkey launched a military offensive against Afrin on Jan. 20 to drive out the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units, or YPG, which is says are an extension of the outlawed Kurdish rebels inside Turkey. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
January 31, 2018 - 5:53 am
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Rockets fired from northern Syria into a Turkish border town on Wednesday killed a teenage girl and wounded another person, Turkey's state-run news agency reported. It was the latest in a string of rocket attacks on the border towns of Reyhanli and Kilis since Jan. 20, when...
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President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
January 31, 2018 - 5:53 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Donald Trump's fiery comments on North Korea reflected confidence that his campaign of pressure and sanctions on the country is working, South Korean analysts said Wednesday. The experts said it also means Washington will continue to deny Pyongyang meaningful...
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President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
January 31, 2018 - 5:47 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Donald Trump's fiery comments on North Korea reflected confidence that his campaign of pressure and sanctions on the country is working, South Korean analysts said Wednesday. The experts said it also means Washington will continue to deny Pyongyang meaningful...
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Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser speaks during the annual press conference of the German industrial giant in Munich, southern Germany, Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018. (Sven Hoppe/dpa via AP)
January 31, 2018 - 5:46 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Industrial equipment maker Siemens said Wednesday that its net income rose 12 percent to 2.2 billion euros ($2.7 billion) in the last three months of 2017, helped by one-time gains from the sale of shares in its Osram lighting business and from the U.S. corporate tax cut...
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President Donald Trump claps at his first State of the Union address in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol to a joint session of Congress Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool via AP)
January 31, 2018 - 5:44 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on reactions to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Iran's foreign minister is saying that President Donald Trump has confirmed his "ignorance" in remarks on Iran in his State of the Union address. Foreign Minister...
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