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Mayon volcano erupts for the second straight day Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018 as seen from Legazpi city, Albay province, southeast of Manila, Philippines. The Philippines' most active volcano ejected a huge column of lava fragments, ash and smoke in another thunderous explosion at dawn Tuesday, sending thousands of villagers back to evacuation centers and prompting a warning that a violent eruption may be imminent. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
Philippine volcano spews fountains of lava, big ash plumesThe Philippines' most active volcano has spewed fountains of lava and massive ash plumes overnight after authorities warned a violent eruption may be imminent
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An armed Swiss police officer stands guard on the roof of a hotel near the congress center where the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum take place in Davos, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. The meeting brings together entrepreneurs, scientists, chief executives and political leaders from Jan. 23 to 26. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
Trump to face mixed welcome at elite Davos gatheringPresident Donald Trump is likely to receive a mixed welcome when he visits the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, this week, where his "America First" policies may clash with the elite event's stated interest in global cooperation.
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The Latest: Solar trade group anticipates job lossesSolar Energy Industries Association says tariff will lead to loss of industry jobs
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In this photo taken on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, Margarita Simonyan, the head of the Russian television channel RT, listens to a question during an interview with the Associated Press in Moscow, Russia. Simonyan, the head of Russian television channel RT, which U.S. intelligence agencies allege took part in the campaign to influence last year’s presidential election, says that having to register as a foreign agent in the United States is already hurting the Kremlin-funded outlet. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
Head of Russian outlet RT says US foreign agent order hurtsThe head of Russian television channel RT says Washington's order requiring the Kremlin-funded outlet to register as a foreign agent is hurting business and runs counter to the U.S. traditions of freedom of speech
The Associated Press3 hours ago
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks in Israel's parliament in Jerusalem, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, Pool)
Pence says US embassy will move to Jerusalem by end of 2019Vice President Mike Pence tells Israel's parliament US Embassy will moved from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in 2019
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Belgium Foreign Minister Didier Reynders, right, talks with Hungary Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto during an EU foreign ministers meeting at the EU Council in Brussels on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
EU imposes sanctions on 7 senior Venezuelan officialsThe European Union imposed economic and travel sanctions Monday against seven senior Venezuelan officials accused of human rights abuses or breaching the rule of law in the crisis-ridden country
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A model wears a creation for the Ralph and Russo Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 fashion collection presented in Paris, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
Dior gets surreal as stars talk Time's Up at Paris coutureDior designer Maria Grazia Chiuri projected a ludic mood at the Rodin Museum as top actresses weighed in on the Time's Up movement against sexual harassment at Paris couture week
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Kurdish mourners carry the coffins of people who were killed by Turkish shelling and airstrikes, during their funeral procession, in the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin, Syria, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Intense clashes erupted Monday as Turkish troops and their allies advanced on the Kurdish enclave in Syria, the third day of the offensive aimed at ousting the U.S.-backed Kurdish militia from the area, the militia and a war monitoring group said. (Sipam Jan/Rohani via AP)
Fighting rages amid Turkish push in Kurdish enclave in SyriaIntense fighting has flared as Turkish troops and their allies advance on a Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria, in the third day of Ankara's offensive to oust a U.S.-allied Kurdish militia from the area
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Kurdish demonstrators flash victory signs and hold a flag with a portrait of jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan, during a protest against the operation by the Turkish army aimed at ousting the U.S.-backed Kurdish militia from the area in Afrin, Syria, at the Russian embassy, in Beirut, Lebanon, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. The Turkish offensive started Saturday and has heightened tensions in the already complicated Syrian conflict, threatening to further strain ties between NATO allies Turkey and the United States. Arabic on placard reads, "Afrin will not bow." (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
The Latest: France tells UN that Syria is at 'a crossroads'France's U.N. ambassador says he has told the Security Council that Syria is at "a crossroads," with the worst scenario leading to fragmentation and ethnic cleansing in the conflict-torn country and the best scenario leading to peace
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German Parliament President Wolfgang Schaeuble delivers a speech during a joint meeting of the French and the German parliament at the French National Assembly in Paris, France, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. French and German lawmakers are stressing the need for closer cooperation between the two nations as they mark the 55th anniversary of the signing of the Elysee friendship treaty. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Germany, France pass resolution for new friendship treatyGerman and French lawmakers on Monday approved a joint resolution stressing the need for closer cooperation between the two nations as they mark the 55th anniversary of the signing of the Elysee friendship treaty
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Indian actor Shah Rukh Khan, Hilde Schwab, Chairwoman and Co-Founder of the World Economic Forum's World Arts Forum,, Australian actress Cate Blanchett and WEF founder Klaus Schwab, from left, pose for a photo after the ceremony for the Crystal Awards on the eve of annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. The award celebrates the achievements of leading artists who are bridge-builders and role models for all leaders of society. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
The Latest: Trump's trip to Davos meeting appears to be onPresident Donald Trump's trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, appears to be on
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Turkish Army officers stand next to their tank at a staging area in the outskirts of the village of Sugedigi, Turkey, on the border with Syria, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. The Turkish offensive on the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in Syria, codenamed Operation Olive Branch, started on Saturday, heightening tensions in the already complicated Syrian conflict and threatening to further strain ties between NATO allies Turkey and the United States. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
AP Explains: Turkey's 'Operation Olive Branch' in AfrinAP Explains: Turkey has launched a military operation into Afrin, a Kurdish-controlled enclave in northern Syria
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