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The body of Indian actress Sridevi is carried in truck during her funeral in Mumbai, India, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. Thousands of grieving fans gathered in Mumbai on Wednesday to pay respects to Sridevi, the iconic Bollywood actress who drowned accidentally in a Dubai hotel bathtub over the weekend. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
February 28, 2018 - 6:15 am
MUMBAI, India (AP) — Lining up for hours and visibly grief-stricken, thousands of mourning fans paid their respects Wednesday to Sridevi, the iconic Bollywood actress who drowned accidentally in a Dubai hotel bathtub over the weekend. Sridevi's body was flown home late Tuesday night in a private...
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A woman walks in Athens' Plaka district, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. Greece's government is opening Monday a last round of reforms talks with bailout creditors, just five months before the country's massive rescue loan program ends.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
February 28, 2018 - 6:05 am
LONDON (AP) — Inflation across the 19-country eurozone fell in February for the third month running even though economic growth is at a decade high, official figures showed Wednesday, in a development that's likely to mean the European Central Bank holds off from reining back its stimulus program...
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A woman walks in Athens' Plaka district, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. Greece's government is opening Monday a last round of reforms talks with bailout creditors, just five months before the country's massive rescue loan program ends.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
February 28, 2018 - 5:58 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Official figures show that inflation across the 19-country eurozone fell in February for the third month running even though the region is growing at its fastest rate in a decade. Eurostat said Wednesday that the headline measure of consumer price inflation eased to 1.2 percent in...
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FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2014, file photo, Philippine Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno answers a reporter's questions in Manila, Philippines. A spokesman for the chief justice on the Philippine Supreme Court said she expects to be impeached by the House of Representatives in March, 2018 and will go on indefinite leave to prepare for the trial. Maria Lourdes Sereno will start her leave Thursday, March 1, 2018 but is confident of being cleared of any wrongdoing during the impeachment trial. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)
February 28, 2018 - 5:45 am
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine Supreme Court's chief justice — who has drawn the ire of President Rodrigo Duterte — expects to be impeached by the House next month and will go on leave to prepare for the trial she's confident of winning, her spokesman said Wednesday. International rights...
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February 28, 2018 - 5:20 am
LONDON (AP) — The British arm of Toys R Us has gone into insolvency administration, putting 3,200 jobs at risk. Accountancy firm Moorfields says it has been appointed to oversee "an orderly wind-down" of the debt-burdened toy chain, which has 105 U.K. stores. It said Wednesday that it will "make...
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Candles placed at the Marian column in Nitra, Slovakia, in honor of the former students Jan Kuciak and Martina Kusnirova Tuesday Feb. 27, 2018. The bodies of 27-year-old Jan Kuciak and his girlfriend Martina Kusnirova, right and left, rear, were found Sunday evening in their house in the town of Velka Maca, east of the capital, Bratislava.(Milan Ivanic/TASR via AP)
February 28, 2018 - 5:06 am
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — An investigative journalist shot dead in Slovakia last week was working on a story about the activities of Italian mafia in his country and their links to people close to Prime Minister Robert Fico. Jan Kuciak's Aktuality.sk news website published his last, unfinished...
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A woman walks in Athens' Plaka district, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. Greece's government is opening Monday a last round of reforms talks with bailout creditors, just five months before the country's massive rescue loan program ends.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
February 28, 2018 - 5:00 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — Official figures show that inflation across the 19-country eurozone fell in February for the third month running even though the region is growing at its fastest rate in a decade. Eurostat said Wednesday that the headline measure of consumer price inflation eased to 1.2 percent in...
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This photo posted Sunday, Feb 25, 2018, by the Syrian insurgent group Army of Islam, shows a fighter with the Army of Islam rebel group firing artillery during clashes with government forces in the southern province of Daraa, Syria. Many of the fighters entrenched in the Damascus suburb of eastern Ghouta are originally from the area and move around using an elaborate network of underground tunnels, giving them an advantage against President Bashar Assad's forces and their allies. Arabic reads, "Targeting Assad's militias in the city of Daraa, part of the Anger Campaign for Ghouta." (Army of Islam, via AP)
February 28, 2018 - 4:51 am
BEIRUT (AP) — The Russia-ordered brief humanitarian pause has taken effect for the second day in the rebel-held region near the Syrian capital. Still, no civilians have used the exit corridor manned by Syrian and Russian forces to leave while ground battles were reported. The Syrian Observatory for...
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February 28, 2018 - 4:41 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A lion that mauled a young woman to death in South Africa was under the care of a man known as the "lion whisperer" for his close interactions with the predators in his animal sanctuary. Kevin Richardson, who keeps lions at his refuge in the Dinokeng Game Reserve, says on...
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February 28, 2018 - 4:41 am
CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court has sentenced a little-known female singer to two years in prison over an online video it says "incites debauchery and immorality." The decision late Tuesday against Laila Amer by the Giza misdemeanor court came on the same day that another court sentenced a famous...
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