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Istanbul, Turkey
AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis
August 15, 2018 - 3:16 pm
The economy in Turkey is tanking – and you should care about it.
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Italy Bridge Collapse
Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA
August 15, 2018 - 8:07 am
Italian emergency workers pulled two more bodies out of tons of broken concrete and twisted steel Wednesday after a highway bridge collapsed in Genoa, raising the death toll in the disaster to at least 39 people.
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Italy Bridge Collapse
Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP
August 14, 2018 - 8:34 am
The disaster occurred on a highway that connects Italy to France and other vacation resorts on the eve of a major Italian holiday on Wednesday, Ferragosto. Traffic would have been heavier than usual as many Italians traveled to beaches or mountains.
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London crash
ITN via AP
August 14, 2018 - 7:32 am
A car crashed into pedestrians and cyclists near the Houses of Parliament in London Tuesday and police arrested a man on suspicion of terrorism.
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(Presidential Press Service via AP, Pool)
August 10, 2018 - 10:33 am
The Turkish currency plunged on Friday, raising questions about the country's financial stability, as investors worried about the president's unorthodox economic policies and a dispute with the United States that has led to sanctions.
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Canada Shooting
Keith Minchin/The Canadian Press via AP
August 10, 2018 - 9:14 am
Police in the eastern Canadian city of Fredericton, New Brunswick said Friday at least four people have been killed and one suspect is in custody after a shooting.
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China Factory
Chinatopix via AP
August 09, 2018 - 6:07 pm
BEIJING (WCBS 880/AP) -- China’s threat to slap 25 percent tariffs on U.S. natural gas exports has several major projects in limbo. Bloomberg trade reporter Andrew Mayeda said natural gas sales with China is likely a more long-term play for the U.S., given that natural gas has to be developed and...
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Michelle Bachelet
AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File
August 09, 2018 - 4:42 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres selected Chile's former President Michelle Bachelet on Wednesday to be the next U.N. human rights chief, a high profile and often controversial job that has sparked criticism from governments targeted for rights abuses. The...
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South Korean Unification Minister
AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File
August 09, 2018 - 4:35 pm
or a third time, the leaders of North and South Korea will meet as negotiations for nuclear disarmament continue.
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