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Two persons walk behind the logo of the World Economic Forum at the meeting's conference center in Davos, Switzerland, Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. One question looms as President Donald Trump packs his bags and heads for the mountains of Switzerland later this week: How will the diet Coke-loving nationalist fit in with the champagne-swilling globalists he’ll encounter at the World Economic Forum in Davos?  (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Europe takes center stage in Davos ahead of Trump arrivalThe leaders of France and Germany are set to headline the list of leaders at the World Economic Forum on Wednesday, two days before President Donald Trump is due to give his own speech
The Associated Press2 hours ago
San Francisco swaps Columbus Day for Indigenous Peoples DaySan Francisco supervisors have replaced Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day, saying they want to honor Native American people and condemn the atrocities they suffered
The Associated Press8 hours ago
People gather during the demonstration "Trump not welcome!" against the upcoming visit of US President Donald Trump at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, in the streets of Lausanne, Switzerland, on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. (Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP)
The Latest: Trump to tell Davos the US 'open for business'President Donald Trump plans to meet with world leaders, dine with business executives and declare America "open for business" during his trip to the Davos summit
The Associated Press9 hours ago
A snow covered caravan  is parked in Airolo, Switzerland, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. The roads and railways in Airolo and also the Gotthard tunnel are closed due to a landslide on the A2 motorway. (Pablo Gianinazzi/Ti-PressKeystone via AP)
150 evacuated in Italy after avalanche, snow blankets AlpsAvalanche prompts Italy tourist evacuation, snow blankets Alps
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Belgium: Police shoot man with knife at Ghent train stationA prosecutor's spokeswoman in Belgium says police in the city of Ghent shot a man armed with a knife in the main entrance hall of a train station
The Associated Press10 hours ago
US jails Polish-born doctor for 1992 misdemeanor convictionsU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials say a Polish-born Michigan doctor was arrested last week because of two misdemeanor convictions about 25 years ago
The Associated Press11 hours ago
The Latest: ICE: Doctor scrutinized after 18 interactionsFederal immigration officials say a Polish-born Michigan doctor came under scrutiny after 18 interactions with local law enforcement agencies.
The Associated Press11 hours ago
An Italian army helicopter lands during the evacuation of guests and tourists of the Langtauferer hotel in the Venosta valley, northern Italy, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. About 75 tourists and hotel workers were being evacuated from a four-star mountainside hotel in northern Italy near the Austrian border after an avalanche overnight, the hotel manager said Tuesday as heavy snow caused disruption across the Alps. The Langtauferer Hotel, located near the Austrian border at 1,870 meters (6,135 feet) above sea level and some 100 kilometers (about 60 kilometers) northwest of Bolzano, was not directly hit, but was in an area of extremely high risk for further avalanches. (Italian Army via AP)
The Latest: Avalanche danger prompts evacuations in ItalyItalian authorities say about 150 people were ferried by helicopter from a high valley in northern Italy because of severe avalanche risks
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, wears light blue socks with black dots prior to his special address on corporate responsibility and the role of women in a changing world during the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
India, Canada defend free trade as US imposes tariffsJust hours after U.S. President Donald Trump approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components and large washing machines, the leaders of Canada and India come out forcefully Tuesday against any spiral down towards protectionism.
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu, right, speaks during talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Ngo Xuan Lich in Hanoi, Vietnam, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. Shoigu is on a visit to Vietnam to boost military ties between the two countries. (AP Photo/Tran Van Minh)
Russian defense minister visits Vietnam to boost tiesRussia's defense minister has visited Vietnam, seeking to expand military ties with Moscow's Cold War-era ally
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Correction: United Nations-Russia-Holocaust StoryCorrection: United Nations-Russia-Holocaust Story
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Riot police officers move penitentiary staff as they block the Baumettes prison, in Marseille , southern France, Monday Jan. 22, 2018. Scores of unionized prison guards working at Europe's largest prison, Fleury-Mergois prison, along with others were demanding more security, more resources and safer handling of violent inmates. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)
Protesting French prison guards threaten high-profile trialProtesting French prison guards are threatening to disrupt a high-profile trial linked to the deadly 2015 Paris attacks, as tensions mount in a nationwide conflict prompted by inmate attacks
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Azerbaijan opposition politician sentenced to 3 yearsA court in Azerbaijan has sentenced an opposition politician to three years in prison in the case criticized by human rights groups
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - This is a June 19, 2017 file photo  of a police cordon at attack near Finsbury Park Mosque in north London. British prosecutors Monday Jan. 22, 2018  described the suspect in the June attack near London's Finsbury Park Mosque as a "ticking time bomb" who became convinced that all Muslims were extremists or rapists in pedophile gangs after watching a television show on child exploitation in north-central England. The allegations came during the trial Monday of 48-year-old Darren Osborne, who is accused driving his van into a crowd of worshippers attending Ramadan prayers.  (Yui Mok/PA, File via AP)
Man in mosque attack allegedly scanned far-right messagesBritish prosecutors have told jurors that a man accused of driving into worshippers outside a London mosque had looked at emails and social media messages written by far-right activists
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Eurogroup President and Portugal's Finance Minister Mario Centeno, left and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi arrive for an Eurogroup finance ministers meeting at the EU Council in Brussels on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Europe's recovery rolls on _ and so does ECB stimulusEurope's recovery just keeps rolling, raising the question of exactly when the European Central Bank will end its extraordinary stimulus efforts
The Associated Press14 hours ago
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