Ai Weiwei art project in Berlin features refugee life vests
An art installation by Chinese artist Ai Weiwei in Berlin showcases thousands of used life vests by refugees from the Greek island of Lesbos
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Germany presses Russia, Ukraine to implement peace deal
Germany's foreign minister has pressed for progress on a year-old peace plan for eastern Ukraine as he met with senior officials from Russia, Ukraine and France
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Israeli educators battle government over textbook content
Israel's main high school civics textbook has become a new battleground in a culture war embroiling the country over how much religion and Jewish history should be included in its national curriculum
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Pope-Patriarch meeting seen by Russians as significant
Russians ranging from Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to ordinary citizens are seeing the landmark meeting of the heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches as having significance far beyond religious doctrine
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Somalia: Al-Shabab claims responsibility for plane bomb
Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, say they carried out the bombing of a commercial passenger jet earlier this month that blew a hole in the fuselage, sucking out the suspected bomber and forcing the plane to m...
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WHO reports rise of neurological disorder in Zika outbreak
The World Health Organization says the Guillain-Barre neurological disorder is on the rise in several Latin American countries that are also seeing an outbreak of the Zika virus
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Baton Rouge police say two officers, one suspect hospitalized with gunshot wounds after confrontation
Baton Rouge police say two officers, one suspect hospitalized with gunshot wounds after confrontation
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No Lucky Money winner; next jackpot is $1.3 million
No one matches all Lucky Money winning numbers; next jackpot rises to $1.3 million
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102 pythons caught as state snake hunt enters final weekend
A state-sanctioned hunt on public lands for invasive Burmese pythons is about to end
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Cruyff, sure of cancer recovery, says he leads disease 2-0
Dutch soccer great Johan Cruyff announced Saturday that he is "2-0 up in the first half" and confident he will go on to win his battle against lung cancer
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Top Republicans stay quiet on release of their tax returns
Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio have failed to release their tax returns despite promises to do
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Syrian troops capture village near northern city of Aleppo
Syrian state TV and an opposition activist group say government forces have captured another village near Aleppo, tightening the noose around rebel-held parts of the northern city
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Yale winning streak at 11 after 75-65 win over Dartmouth
Makai Mason scored 25 points and Justin Sears had 21 with 13 rebounds to lead Yale to a 75-65 win over Dartmouth on Friday night, the Bulldogs' 11th-straight victory
Published: 02/12/16
The Latest: Russian PM links migrants, terror threat
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has drawn a link between the terrorist threat and the influx of migrants to Europe
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Bencic to play Vinci in St. Petersburg final
Belinda Bencic of Switzerland beat Daria Kasatkina of Russia 6-4, 6-3 in a battle of 18-year-olds to book a St. Petersburg final against Roberta Vinci of Italy, who earlier in the day downed Serbia's Ana Ivanovic in straigh...
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