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FILE - In this file picture released by Jamejam Online Dec. 25, 2014, an Iranian made drone is launched during a military drill in Jask port, southern Iran. According to a report by the Royal United Services Institute, or RUSI released Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, the use of armed drones in the Middle East, driven largely by growing sales from China, has grown significantly in the past two years with an increasing number of state and non-state actors using them in regional conflicts. The report found that over the past few years, more and more countries across the Mideast have acquired armed drones, either by importing them or by building them domestically. (AP Photo/Jamejam Online, Chavosh Homavandi, File)
Report: China is driving use of armed drones in Middle EastUse of armed drones in Mideast, driven largely by growing sales from China, is growing significantly, says new report
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Greek forensic experts search at the scene after a powerful bomb exploded outside private Greek television station, in Faliro, Athens, Monday, Dec, 17, 2018. Police said the blast occurred outside the broadcasters' headquarters near Athens after telephoned warnings prompted authorities to evacuate the building, causing extensive damage but no injuries. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Bomb explodes outside private Greek TV station, no one hurtPowerful bomb damages private Greek television station Skai, no one hurt
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Nissan Motor Co. Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa attends a press conference in Yokohama, near Tokyo Monday, Dec. 17, 2018. Nissan's board met Monday but failed to pick a new chairman to replace Carlos Ghosn, arrested last month on charges of violating financial regulations, saying more discussion was needed. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
Nissan board meets but no chairman picked to replace GhosnNissan's board has met but no new chairman was picked to replace Carlos Ghosn, who was arrested last month on charges of violating financial regulations
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Catriona Gray of the Philippines, left, reacts as she is crowned the new Miss Universe 2018 by Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters during the final round of the 67th Miss Universe competition in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
Philippines' Catriona Gray named Miss Universe 2018The Philippines' Catriona Gray has been named Miss Universe 2018, besting contestants from 93 other countries and delighting her home nation
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A woman walks through a snow covered park in Belgrade, Serbia, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018. Serbia and neighboring countries have been blanketed with snow in the past few days, which has slowed down traffic, disrupted power supplies and blocked access to some remote villages. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Man dies in cold spell in Serbia; schools close in BosniaA man has frozen to death in Serbia as a cold spell throughout the Balkans slowed down traffic and closed down schools in some areas
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2018, file photo, former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak walks out of courtroom after a court hearing at Kuala Lumpur High Court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia says it has filed criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two of its employees in connection with a multibillion-dollar scandal involving state investment fund 1MDB. Najib launched 1MDB in 2009 to promote economic development but it racked up billions of dollars in debts that have led to investigations in the U.S. and several other countries. (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun, FIle)
Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman SachsMalaysia filed criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two former executives on Monday for their role in the alleged multibillion-dollar looting of state investment fund 1MDB
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Map locates Gandarshe, Somalia, where U.S. airstrikes killed al-Shabab extremists; 2c x 4 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 114 mm;
US conducts 6 airstrikes against Somalia extremists, 62 deadThe U.S. military says it has carried out six airstrikes in the Gandarshe area of Somalia which killed a total of 62 al-Shabab extremist rebels
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A Kashmiri protester ducks to avoid tear smoke shell during a clash with Indian paramilitary soldiers in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018. A security clampdown and a strike sponsored by separatists fighting against Indian rule shut most of Indian-administered Kashmir on Sunday, a day after chaotic protests and fighting killed seven civilians and four combatants in the disputed region. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)
Indian troops enforce lockdown to foil Kashmir protest marchSoldiers and police are enforcing a security lockdown to foil a public march toward India's military headquarters in disputed Kashmir in protest of weekend killings
The Associated Press1 hour ago
South Africa's former leader joins Twitter amid legal woes'You will get used to me:' South Africa's former president, who faces corruption charges, starts tweeting
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Climate Activist, 15, Tells Leaders They're Too Immature to ActAt 15, Greta Thunberg has many decades of living with the effects of climate change ahead of her—and she doesn't want to tell her grandchildren she didn't try to stop it. At an address to the United Nations COP24 conference in Poland last week, the Swedish activist accused world...
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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker speaks during a media conference at the conclusion of an EU summit in Brussels, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. European Union leaders expressed deep doubts Friday that British Prime Minister Theresa May can live up to her side of their Brexit agreement and they vowed to step up preparations for a potentially-catastrophic no-deal scenario. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
May to argue 2nd referendum would violate public trustPrime Minister Theresa May is set to condemn calls for a second referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union, saying it would do irreparable damage to trust in democracy
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016 file photo, Uganda's long-time President Yoweri Museveni wears his well-known hat as he addresses a rally of his supporters at the Kololo Airstrip in Kampala, Uganda. A new movement wants to find out whether President Yoweri Museveni's tentative embrace of a so-called "national dialogue", after a government showdown with opposition pop star Bobi Wine, can lead to one of Africa's longest-serving leaders being talked into giving up power. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
Can we talk? Ugandans try to coax longtime leader to leaveCan we talk? On a continent of coups, Ugandans try to coax longtime president to step aside
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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