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  1. The Latest: Gibraltar 'not a problem' in Brexit discussionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | WAND-TV Decatur

    EU leaders meet for a second day on Thursday to discuss migration, cybersecurity and to try and move ah... . British Prime Minister Theresa May, right, arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018.

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  2. The GazetteRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | The Janesville Gazette

    ... The Janesville woman likes wearing a red, white and blue patriotic hat when giving book talks. She was born in Germany and adopted as an infant by a U.S. couple. 'I'm just glad someone picked me and brought me to the Land of the Free,' Beck says. ...

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  3. Trump concerned about Khashoggi's missing bodyRead the original story

    24 min ago | WAAY

    After nearly three weeks in which it denied anything untoward had happened at its diplomatic premises in Turkey, Saudi Arabia admitted Khashoggi had died but said it was the accidental result of a brawl. Speaking to reporters outside Saudi Arabia's Istanbul consulate on Saturday, Turan Kislakci, the head of the Turkish Arab Media Association and a friend of Khashoggi, called on Saudi Arabia to hand over the journalist's body.

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  4. Enthusiasts re-enact bloody 19th-century Battle of LeipzigRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Troops fight during the reconstruction of the Battle of the Nations at the 205th anniversary near Leipzig, Germany, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. The Battle of Leipzig or Battle of the Nations, on 16-19 October 1813, was fought by the coalition armies of Russia, Prussia, Austria and Sweden against the French army of Napoleon.

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  5. Pat Buchanan: Coming caravan puts Trump legacy on lineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... the West from the Third World. Consider the impact of the decision by Chancellor Angela Merkel in 2015 to throw open Germany's doors to one million refugees from Syria's civil war. Last weekend, in a crushing blow to Merkel, the Christian Social ...

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  6. Saudi explanation of Khashoggi's death is widely dismissed as...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A spokesman for Turkey's ruling party vowed Saturday that the government would "uncover what has happened" to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as skepticism mounted over Saudi Arabia's account that the U.S.-based columnist was killed Oct. 2 during a fistfight inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. The Saudi explanation - that an argument in the consulate led to a fatal brawl - is at odds with the conclusions of Turkish investigators, who believe that Khashoggi was deliberately killed by Saudi agents who had been dispatched to Istanbul for the purpose.

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  7. Trump not satisfied with Saudi confessionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Mercury

    ... the European Union, and separately France, called for a transparent investigation into Khashoggi's death, while Germany indicated it may suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia. Australia and New Zealand joined a growing list of countries and businesses ...

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  8. Germany urges global minimum tax for digital giantsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    FRANKFURT: German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said in an interview for publication Sunday he backed a global minimum fiscal regime for multinationals as Europe looks to levy tax notably on US tech giants. Germany's Finance Minister Olaf Sholz said there needs to be a "minimum tax rate valid globally which no state can get out of ".

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  9. Victoria Beckham 'cried for TWO days' after her husband David...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... for herself: Victoria has checked into a wellness retreat which specialises in emotional balance in Baden-Baden in Germany... just days after husband David claimed their 19-year marriage is 'hard work' Sharing is caring: Victoria, 44, looked ...

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  10. The Latest: Germany reassessing arms sales to Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month : Germany's foreign minister is calling into question the sale of arms to Saudi Arabia, after the kingdom acknowledged that writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in its Istanbul consulate. Heiko Maas told German public broadcaster ARD on Saturday that "as long as these investigations continue, as long as we don't know what happened there, there's no basis for reaching positive decisions on arms exports to Saudi Arabia."

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  11. Ralf Rangnick chat at Liverpool gave Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers an...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Evening Times

    Ralf Rangnick chat at Liverpool gave Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers an early indication RB Leipzig would rise to the top LEIPZIG, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 20: Head coach Ralf Rangnick of Leipzig talks with Yussuf Poulsen during the UEFA Europa League Group B match between RB Leipzig and FC Salzburg at Red Bull Arena on September 20, 2018 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by M THE remarkable rise of RasenBallsport Leipzig from the fifth tier of German football to the prominent position they now occupy has, even with the not inconsiderable financial backing of their owners Red Bull, taken many in the European game aback in recent seasons.

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  12. Former Dutch Prime Minister Wim Kok, 80, diesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    Former Dutch Prime Minister Wim Kok, a trade unionist-turned-politician who inspired a new breed of pragmatic Social Democratic leaders who swept to power in Europe in the 1990s, has died at 80. Current Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Kok, who died Saturday, "was a man to look up to - if only for his long service and great importance for our country." Labor Party leader Lodewijk Asscher called Kok a "model of integrity."

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  13. German rivals RB Leipzig hold no fears for Celtic midfielder Callum...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Evening Times

    RB LEIPZIG may be relative newcomers to both the Bundesliga and Europa League, but Callum McGregor believes he has a fair idea of what to expect when Celtic take to the field in the Red Bull Arena on Thursday evening. McGregor has, despite being just 25, built up extensive experience of continental football in general and the German game in particular during the past five seasons.

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  14. EU leaders plan to beef up borders to stop flow of migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Migrants disembark at Motril port after they were rescued by Spanish NGO ProActiva Open Arms at Alboran Sea, about 40 miles from Spanish coasts, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. The Open Arms is now based at Motril port in S... .

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  15. London protesters pushfor new Brexit ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Santa Fe New Mexican

    ... Britain's increasing isolation in the talks. One image shared widely on social media showed the leaders of France, Germany and Luxembourg taking a break from negotiations while sitting at a long table where beer, wine and french fries were plentiful ...

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  16. Germany questions arms sales to Saudi over Khashoggi killingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Trend

    Germany should not approve arms sales to Saudi Arabia until investigations into the circumstances of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death have been completed, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Saturday, Reuters reported. Maas's statement, which appeared to reverse a decision to sell artillery systems to Riyadh, came after he and Chancellor Angela Merkel rejected as unsatisfactory Saudi Arabia's explanation for the death of the dissident journalist in its Istanbul consulate.

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  17. 75 years ago, US bombers flew into the 'most violent, savagely...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    About half of that was dropped on Germany, as the Allies attempted to break the back of the Nazi war machine that sent German troops and tanks to the English Channel and the gates of Moscow. In Germany, the air campaign produced horrors like the February 1945 bombing of Dresden, which killed roughly 25,000 people , many of them civilians and refugees, in the resulting firestorm.

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  18. Germany calls further investigation into Khashoggi's deathRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday strongly condemned the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi consulate in Istanbul, calling for further investigation, while German foreign minister asked for a suspension of arms sales to Saudi Arabia. "With great dismay, we have received the confirmation of the violent death of Jamal Khashoggi," said a statement issued by Merkel and German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas.

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  19. Riyadh admits Khashoggi died in Istanbul mission as world powers demand answersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    RIYADH: Saudi Arabia admitted on Saturday that critic Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its Istanbul consulate, as world powers demanded answers and mystery surrounded the whereabouts of his body. Ankara vowed to reveal all the details of a two-week inquiry as US President DOnald Trump said he was unsatisfied with Saudi Arabia's response to the Washington Post columnist's death and the EU, Germany, France, Britain and the UN also demanded clarity.

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  20. Friends of Jamal Khashoggi want his body back so they can have a funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    Friends of Jamal Khashoggi, the dissident Saudi journalist killed in disputed circumstances in his country's consulate in Istanbul, have demanded that authorities in Riyadh produce his remains. After nearly three weeks in which it denied anything untoward had happened at its diplomatic premises in Turkey, Saudi Arabia admitted Khashoggi had died but said it was the accidental result of a brawl.

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