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Winners of the Nobel Peace Prize 2017, representatives of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), Hiroshima Survivor Setsuko Thurlow and leader of ICAN Beatrice Fihn, right, stand with leader of the Nobel committee Berit Reiss-Andersen, left, after receiving their awards in the City Hall Oslo, Norway, Sunday Dec. 10, 2017.  (Berit Roald/ NTB scanpix via AP)
US Nobel laureate worries politics could undermine scienceAn American researcher who shared this year's Nobel Prize for medicine has bluntly criticized political developments at home in his address at the awards' gala banquet in Sweden
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Corsican nationalists win regional vote with historic scoreCorsican nationalists have swept elections on the French Mediterranean island Corsica for a new regional assembly, crushing President Emmanuel Macron's young centrist movement and traditional parties
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Police search area after bag with ammunition found in BerlinBerlin police are trying to determine the source of 200 rounds of ammunition found in an underground parking lot in the German capital
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Romania: Protests of laws viewed as lax on graft renewedMore than 10,000 people are participating in another round of protests against Romanian legislation that critics say would make it harder to punish high-level corruption
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German FM: 'United States of Europe' wouldn't negate nationsGermany's foreign minister says a "United States of Europe" proposed by his party's leader wouldn't spell the end of nation-states on the continent
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Northern League (Lega Nord) party leader Matteo Salvini attends a demonstration opposing easier Italian citizenship for foreigners, in Rome, Italy, Sunday, Dec. 10 2017. The leader of a right-wing party  used a rally opposing easier Italian citizenship for foreigners to push for national power in elections. (Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP)
Anti-migrant leader pushes to win national power in ItalyAn Italian right-wing party leader has used a rally opposing easier citizenship for foreigners to seek more support in Italy's upcoming national election
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Ukrainian riot police walk in front of supporters of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili during a protest march in Ukraine in Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. From his jail cell in Ukraine's capital, opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili is calling on supporters to rally for the impeachment of the president. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
Saakashvili supporters demand Ukraine's leader be impeachedSeveral thousand supporters of opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili are rallying in the Ukrainian capital to demand his release from jail
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A view of a site where a synagogue was attacked in Gothenburg, Sweden, late Saturday Dec. 9, 2017. Three people was arrested for allegedly throwing firebombs at the synagogue. No one was injured in the attack during a youth event at the synagogue and the adjacent Jewish center in Sweden's second-largest city. (Adam Ihse/TT News Agency via AP)
3 people arrested in firebomb attack on Swedish synagogueThree people have been arrested over a firebomb attack on Swedish synagogue in Goteborg
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Spain rescues 104 migrants crossing Mediterranean SeaSpain's maritime rescue service says it has saved over a hundred migrants trying to make the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea to Europe
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German intel chief: Islamic radical numbers are growingThe head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the number of Islamic radicals is growing and that they're becoming increasingly difficult to keep under surveillance as recruiting efforts move underground
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President of Italian he Lower Chamber Laura Boldrini lays flowers at a memorial dedicated to the Italian resistance after a demonstration staged by the Democratic party, in Como, Italy, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. . Italy’s governing Democrats have led a rally to warn about fascism’s making a comeback in the nation, which had suffered under fascist dictator Benito Mussolini.vSeveral thousand people turned out in Como, northern Italy, where recently right-wing extremists interrupted an NGO meeting about migrants’ housing. Earlier this week, a neo-fascist party attacked the Rome office of a liberal newspaper. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
Italy's left rallies to warn that fascism could returnItaly's governing Democrats have led a rally to warn about the danger of fascism making a comeback.
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FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, Slobodan Praljak, center, enters the Yugoslav War Crimes Tribunal court in The Hague, Netherlands, Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017.  Croatia's state television said Saturday Dec. 9, 2017, that former general Praljak who died after taking a poison at a U.N. war crimes court, was cremated during a private ceremony held Thursday. (Robin van Lonkhuijsen/ file Pool Photo via AP)
Report: Croat war criminal cremated after death at HagueCroatia's state TV says former general who died after taking what he said was poison at a UN war crimes court, has been cremated
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Beatrice Fihn, the executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) holds two paper cranes in Oslo, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017.  ICAN, the recipient on this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, has installed 1,000 paper cranes made by children in Hiroshima, the site of the world’s first atomic bomb attack in Japan, outside the Norwegian Parliament ahead of formally receiving the prize. (AP Photo/David Keyton)
Nobel laureate: If atomic bombs exist, disaster inevitableThe head of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, the recipient on this year's Nobel Peace Prize, said Saturday that as long as atomic bombs exist, a disaster is inevitable
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Berlin zoo celebrates polar bear birth, caught on cameraBerlin's Tierpark zoo is celebrating the birth of a polar bear, nine months after its mother lost a cub
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A fire burns in a barrel as Ukrainian police block the road during an action protest hold by supporters of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili in a narrow street outside the police station where he was taken, in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017. Saakashvili, the adamant opposition leader who was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship four months ago, was arrested late Friday in Ukraine's capital. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Jailed Saakashvili calls for Ukraine president's impeachmentFrom his jail cell in Ukraine's capital, opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili is calling on supporters to rally for the impeachment of the president and has declared a hunger strike
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