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FILE - In this June 18 2015 file photo, vapor forms across the wings of an Airbus A380 as it performs a demonstration flight at the Paris Air Show, Le Bourget airport, north of Paris. Emirates airline said in a statement Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, that they are purchasing 20 A380 aircraft with the option for 16 more in a deal worth $16 billion, throwing a lifeline to the European-made double-decker jumbo jets. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)
Emirates throws Airbus A380 a lifeline with $16 billion dealEmirates airline is throwing a lifeline to Airbus's troubled A380 superjumbo aircraft, with a $16 billion deal to buy as many as 36 planes
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The crowd waves to Pope Francis arriving to celebrate Mass on Lobito Beach in Iquique, Chile, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
The Latest: Fire damages Peru chapel ahead of Pope's arrivalA small chapel in southern Peru has sustained minor fire damage in what church officials believe is the latest act of vandalism against religious buildings during Pope Francis' trip to the region
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Drought-stricken Cape Town tightens water restrictionsDrought-stricken Cape Town tightens water restrictions as 'Day Zero' cutoff approaches
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A truck crashed during heavy storms at the motorway A 71 near Erfurt, central Germany, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. A powerful storm lashed Europe with high winds and snow, killing at least four people in three countries, grounding flights, halting trains, ripping roofs off buildings and flipping over trucks. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
The Latest: High winds halt long-distance trains in GermanyGermany's national railway says it has suspended long-distance train services across the country because of powerful Storm Friederike
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FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2017 file photo, migrants sit on the ground next to Spanish police officers after storming a fence to enter the Spanish enclave of Ceuta, Spain. Increased controls on migration flows in Turkey and Libya, together with political and social instability in northern Morocco, are pushing record numbers of migrants and asylum-seekers through the hazardous Western Mediterranean passage into Europe. (AP Photo/Jesus Moron, File)
Migrants shift to old, risky route to Spain and EuropeRecord numbers of migrants and asylum-seekers are making it from North Africa to Spain as other Mediterranean Sea routes are foreclosed
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Former Premier Silvio Berlusconi attends 'L'aria che tira' tv show at La 7 studios, in Rome, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Berlusconi can’t run for office because of a tax fraud conviction, but three-time former Premier is once playing king-maker on the Italian political scene ahead of the upcoming March 4 general election. (Ettore Ferrari/ANSA via AP)
Top Italian criminal lawyer to run as candidate for LeagueOne of Italy's top criminal defense lawyers to run for anti-migrant, right-wing League party in upcoming vote
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Researchers: Hacking campaign linked to Lebanese spy agencyResearchers say a major hacking operation tied to Lebanon's main intelligence agency has been revealed after careless spies left hundreds of gigabytes of stolen data exposed to the open internet
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A windsurfer uses the strong wind on lake Ammersee near Herrsching, southern Germany, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (Felix Hoerhager/dpa via AP)
Powerful gale lashes Europe, 4 dead amid traffic chaosA powerful storm has lashed Europe with high winds and snow, killing at least four people in three countries, grounding flights, halting trains, ripping roofs off buildings and flipping over trucks
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German lawmakers vote to install anti-Semitism commissionerGerman lawmakers have voted to install a commissioner who would coordinate government activities against anti-Semitism
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5 detained over fire bombs thrown at Tunisia synagoguesA judge in Tunisia has ordered the detention of five people suspected of throwing Molotov cocktails at two synagogues during protests over price hikes
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Crew members Paula Podest and Carlos Ciufffardi kiss before journalists after being married by Pope Francis during the flight between Santiago and the northern city of Iquique, Chile, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Pope Francis celebrated the first-ever airborne papal wedding, marrying these two flight attendants from Chile’s flagship airline during the flight. The couple had been married civilly in 2010, however, they said they couldn’t follow-up with a church ceremony because of the 2010 earthquake that hit Chile. (Vincenzo Pinto, POOL via AP)
Pope wraps up Chile stop with visit to migrants, on to PeruPope Francis is wrapping up his Chile visit by meeting Thursday with members of Chile's booming immigrant community
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Protesters with a Ukrainian national flag burn tires while clashing with police during a rally outside the Supreme Rada in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018.  At least one policeman has been injured and several protesters have been detained during scuffles outside the Ukrainian parliament to protest a new law governing the areas in the country's east under separatist control. (AP Photo/Andrew Kravchenko)
Ukraine passes bill to get occupied regions back from RussiaThe Ukrainian parliament has passed a bill referring to the regions in the country's east controlled by Russia-backed separatists
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