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BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the leaders of two smaller parties met Friday for the start of formal negotiations on forming a new governing coalition, some four months after voters went to the polls.

Merkel's conservative Christian

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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Timea Babos of Hungary and Kristina Mladenovic of France became the first players from their respective countries to lift the Australian Open women's doubles crown.

Babos and Mladenovic embraced midcourt after beating Russian pair

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TOKYO (AP) — A senior U.S. Treasury official touring Asia has urged banks and financial regulators in the region and elsewhere to do more to tighten oversight of booming trading in bitcoin and other crypto currencies.

Sigal Mandelker, the Treasury

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TOKYO (AP) — A senior U.S. Treasury official has urged banks and financial regulators to do more to tighten oversight of trading in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

Sigal Mandelker, the Treasury undersecretary for terrorism and financial intelligence,

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DENVER (AP) — The outdoor gear industry brought its biggest winter marketplace to Denver this week as it faces slipping sales and shifting U.S. consumer habits.

About 1,000 manufacturers are showing new products to 11,000 retail buyers at the Outdoor

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BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting with the leaders of smaller parties Friday for the start of formal talks on forming a new governing coalition.

Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats, their Bavaria-only sister party and the center-

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A fire spread flames and smoke through a South Korean hospital Friday morning, killing at least 37 people, mainly from suffocation, and injuring nearly 130 others in one of the country's deadliest blazes in years. The dead included three hospital staff

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Shares were modestly higher in Asia on Friday, recouping losses from earlier in the week as the dollar steadies against other currencies. Investors are watching for President Donald Trump's comments later in the day to the World Economic Forum in Davos

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on a hospital fire in South Korea (all times local):

4:20 p.m.

Fire authorities have revised the death toll from a hospital fire in southeastern South Korea to 37.

The National

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two attorneys who represented rap mogul and murder suspect Marion "Suge" (shug) Knight have been arrested.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says lawyers Matthew Fletcher and Thaddeus Culpepper were each arrested Thursday on

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