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Candidates for the French left's presidential primaries ahead of the 2017 presidential election, Vincent Peillon, left, and Manuel Valls take part in the second televised debate in Paris, France, Sunday, Jan. 15, 2016. Seven competitors are bidding to be the Socialist Party's candidate in next spring's French presidential election. (Bertrand Guay/Pool Photo via AP)
Amnesty: Europe's anti-terror powers pose rights dangersAmnesty International says European counterterrorism measures in the past two years are rapidly _ and potentially permanently _ eroding basic human rights throughout the continent
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Spain's Fernando Verdasco throws his racket in frustration while playing Serbia's Novak Djokovic in their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
6-time champions Djokovic, Williams open with winsThere was no easing into a title defense for Novak Djokovic, starting his Australian Open against the man who upset Rafael Nadal here last year in the first round
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People are reflected on an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. Asian stocks declined Tuesday after Britain said Prime Minister Theresa May will announce London's plans to withdraw completely from the European Union. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
Stocks drop but pound recovers as UK lays out Brexit planGlobal stocks fell Tuesday but the pound rebounded as British Prime Minister Theresa May says her country will remain open to new trade opportunities as it withdraws from the European Union
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech on leaving the European Union at Lancaster House in London, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, pool)
The Latest: May vows to guarantee rights of EU citizens soonPrime Minister Theresa May says Britain will ensure control of immigration from Europe as it exits the EU _ though she pledged to guarantee the rights of EU citizens living in the U.K. as soon as possible
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Dismembered deer carcasses remain a mystery in OhioPolice in northeast Ohio have no leads in solving a Friday the 13th mystery involving the dumping of several dismembered deer carcasses that were found alongside the road
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A concerned mother is meet by Miami-Dade police officers as she searches for her child after several were injured in a shooting at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park in Miami-Dade, Fla., Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. The Miami Herald reports that hundreds of people had gathered in the park after the annual MLK Day parade. (Carl Juste/Miami Herald via AP)
King Day parade turns violent when 8 shot in MiamiA national holiday that was supposed to be about nonviolence erupted into mayhem in Miami when police say eight people were wounded in a shooting at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park
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FILE - A Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 file photo showing Ted Ligety, of the United States, competing during the first run of an alpine ski, men's World Cup giant slalom, in Soelden, Austria. World champion Ted Ligety will undergo back surgery and is not seeking a fourth straight giant slalom gold medal at St. Moritz next month. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati, File)
Ligety, Svindal miss ski world championships with injuryTwo of skiing's biggest stars will miss next month's world championships because of season-ending surgery
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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov listens to a question during his annual roundup news conference summing up his ministry's work in 2016, in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. Lavrov says Russia hopes new U.S. administration will be represented at the Syria talks in Astana, Kazakhstan. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
The Latest: Lavrov says US tried to recruit diplomatsThe Russian foreign minister says U.S. officials have tried to recruit Russian diplomats posted to the United States
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FILE - In this March 6, 2016, file photo, well wishes are written on a wall of hope during a remembrance event for the ill fated Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The Joint Agency Coordination Center in Australia said Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 that the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 had officially been suspended after crews finished their fruitless sweep of the 120,000-square kilometer (46,000-square mile) search zone west of Australia. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul, File)
Forever a mystery? MH370 search ends after nearly 3 yearsAfter nearly three years, the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has ended in futility
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Taylor Fritz of the U.S. plays a backhand return to Luxembourg's Giles Muller during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Young Americans coming of age at Australian OpenMore than 13 years after Andy Roddick won the 2003 U.S. Open, the last time an American man triumphed at a Grand Slam, the future of U.S. men's tennis appears bright
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Going bananas? Israeli zoo scrambles to find missing monkeyIsrael's largest zoo scrambles to find monkey who swung out of tree, escaped from wildlife park near Tel Aviv
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FILE - In this May 9, 2013, file photo, a worker pushes shopping carts in front of a Wal-Mart store in La Habra, Calif. Wal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the U.S. as it opens new stores and expands existing locations. The world's biggest retailer said Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, that there will also be about 24,000 construction jobs as well. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
Wal-Mart to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the USWal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the U.S. The world's biggest retailer is planning $6.8B in capital investments in the US in the coming fiscal year
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