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German central bank sees economy flat in 4th quarterGermany's central bank says the country's economy is likely to remain flat in the current quarter after narrowly avoiding a recession over the summer
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Commuters walk to get on a train at the Gare Saint Lazare station in Paris, France, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. French transport strikes against a planned overhaul of the pension system entered their twelfth day Monday as French president Emmanuel Macron's government remains determined to push ahead with its plans. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
France enters new week of strikes over pension changesFrench transport strikes against a planned overhaul of the pension system are entering their twelfth day
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Kosovo man charged in Germany with supporting Islamic StateGerman federal prosecutors say they've charged a man from Kosovo man with supporting the Islamic State and helping spread propaganda for the extremist group
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UK-Canada cinema merger aims to compete with AMCBritish-based Cineworld says it will buy Canada's Cineplex for about $1.7 billion
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser, Dominic Cummings arrives at 10 Downing Street, before the prime minister holds the first Cabinet meeting after the General Election, in London, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
UK prime minister to welcome new lawmakers to ParliamentPrime Minister Boris Johnson will be welcoming new Conservative lawmakers arriving in London following his party's big win in last week's general election
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U.S. Battle of the Bulge veterans put flowers to pay tribute during a ceremony to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge at the Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne, Belgium on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. The Battle of the Bulge, also called Battle of the Ardennes, took place between Dec. 1944 and Jan. 1945 and was the last major German offensive on the Western Front during World War II. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
WWII allies, ex-enemy Germany mark 75th Battle of the Bulge Allies and former enemy Germany together marked the 75th anniversary of one of the most important battles in World War II
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Germany mulls how to attract skilled labor from outside EUChancellor Angela Merkel is meeting top German business and union officials to discuss how to attract skilled workers from outside the European Union as the country tries to tackle a shortfall of qualified labor
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Opera star Placido Domingo performs during a concert at the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg on Wednesday, No. 27, 2019. (Christian Charisius/dpa via AP)
Standing ovation in Milan for Domingo's 50th anniversaryOpera star Placido Domingo has received a standing ovation for his 50th anniversary gala concert at the famed La Scala opera house in Italy
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FILE - In this Aug.29 1965, file photo, French actress Anna Karina embraces Italian producer Dino De Laurentiis at the end of a press conference on the Venice Lido on the French entry in the International Film Festival. Anna Karina, the French New Wave actress who became an icon of the cinema in the 1960s and was the muse of Jean-Luc Godard, has died aged 79, the French culture minister announced Sunday Dec. 15, 2019.(AP Photo/Mario Torrisi, File)
Anna Karina, the icon of French New Wave cinema, dies at 79Anna Karina, the French actress who became a movie icon in the 1960s, has died
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Climate activist Greta Thunberg participates in a news conference at the COP25 Climate summit in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. Thunberg is in Madrid where a global U.N.-sponsored climate change conference is taking place. (AP Photo/Andrea Comas)
Greta Thunberg, German railway company in tweetstormClimate activist Greta Thunberg and Germany's national railway company created a tweetstorm after she posted a photo of herself sitting on the floor of a train surrounded by lots of bags
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FILE - In this file photo dated Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, British actor Colin Firth and his wife Livia, pose for photographers upon arrival at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards in Milan, Italy.  A statement from their publicists says Colin and Italian eco-campaigner and film producer Livia Firth have separated after 22-years of marriage. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, FILE)
Oscar winner Colin Firth and wife split after 22 yearsOscar-winning British actor Colin Firth has split from his Italian film producer wife Livia Giuggioli after 22 years of marriage
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Record-long UN climate talks end but fail to deliver a global agreement on carbon marketsRecord-long UN climate talks end but fail to deliver a global agreement on carbon markets
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Leader of Britain's main opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home in north London, Saturday Dec. 14, 2019.  Corbyn has pledged to stand down from the party leadership following the collapse of the party vote in the recent general election and is under fire from within his own party. (Isabel Infantes/PA via AP)
No letup for UK lawmakers: Johnson presses ahead with BrexitThere will be no letup for lawmakers weary after Britain’s bruising election campaign
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In this photo taken Wednesday Dec. 11, 2019, a baby goat sit as the sheep take they food at 'Riverland' farm in Kampia village near Nicosia, Cyprus. Cyprus' halloumi cheese, with a tradition dating back some five centuries, is the island nation's leading export. It's goat and sheep milk content makes it a hit with health-conscious cheese lovers in Europe and beyond. It's added appeal is that unlike other cheeses, it doesn't melt when heated up. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
White gold: Cyprus' halloumi cheese entangled in politicsHalloumi cheese is the leading export of Cyprus
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A visitor rests at the at the COP25 summit in Madrid, Sunday Dec. 15, 2019. Negotiators from almost 200 nations planned to gather for a final time at the U.N. climate meeting in Madrid early Sunday to pass declarations calling for greater ambition in cutting planet-heating greenhouse gases and in helping poor countries suffering the effects of climate change. But one of the key issues at the talks, an agreement on international carbon markets, has eluded officials even after the Chilean chair extended Friday's talks deadline to allow more time for negotiations. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
Disappointment as marathon climate talks end with slim dealMarathon U.N. climate talks have ended with a slim compromise that sparked widespread disappointment
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