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A man reads Al-Shorouk daily newspaper showing candidates Kais Saied, right, ) and Nabil Karoui on its front-page, a day after the first round of presidential elections, in a coffee shop in Tunis, Tunisia, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. A polling firm projected Sunday that an independent outsider candidate and a jailed media magnate will head to Tunisia's presidential runoff, after a roller coaster, 26-candidate election. Headline in Arabic reads "Political earthquake". (AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy)
Jailed Tunisia magnate optimistic about winning presidencyJailed Tunisian media magnate Nabil Karoui says he's "reasonably optimistic" about winning Tunisia's presidential runoff, where he is facing independent law professor Kais Saied
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FILE - In this May 19, 2016 file photo, a Thomas Cook plane takes off in England. Thomas Cook, one of the world’s oldest and largest travel companies, is facing a race against time to stay afloat it was announced Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. The debt-laden British-based company has confirmed it is seeking 200 million pounds ($250 billion) in extra funding to avoid its collapse. (Tim Goode/PA via AP, file)
Travel firm Thomas Cook holds talks to avoid a collapseThomas Cook, one of the world's oldest and largest travel companies, is holding talks with shareholders in a last-ditch bid to avoid going bankrupt
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Armani explores connection with nature in ethereal looksGiorgio Armani makes an environmental statement with a collection titled "Earth," exploring connections with nature.
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Polish authorities mull evacuation after WWII bomb foundAuthorities in northwest Poland are seeking ways to remove a giant British World War II seismic bomb buried in the waterway leading to the port of Szczecin
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Quake with preliminary magnitude 5.8 quake strikes AlbaniaAn earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 struck the west of Albania on Saturday but caused only minor injuries, the country's government said.
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Members of Extinction Rebellion climate protester group occupy one side of a dual carriageway at the Port of Dover, Dover, England. Saturday Sept. 21, 2019. Two lanes at the busy Kent port have been fenced off and taken over by the environmental activists amid a heavy police presence. (Michael Drummond/PA via AP)(/PA via AP)
Climate activists step up protests in Britain and FranceEnvironmental activists in Britain and France have stepped up campaigns to get their governments to confront climate change with greater urgency
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Marks & Spencer finance director to step downMarks & Spencer says its chief financial officer is to step down, just weeks after the retailer learned it would drop out of the FTSE 100 of leading British shares for the first time
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Demonstrators take cover from tear gas fired by riot police officers during a yellow vest demonstration, in Paris, Saturday, Sept 21. 2019. Paris police have used tear gas to disperse anti-government demonstrators who try to revive the yellow vest movement in protest at perceived economic injustice and French President Emmanuel Macron's government. The French capital was placed under high security as few hundred anti-government protesters started marching in the Paris streets. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
Paris police repeatedly use tear gas on day of protestsClusters of anti-government activists in Paris repeatedly scuffled with police who responded with tear gas Saturday as supporters of France's yellow vest protests tried to revive the movement opposed to President Emmanuel Macron's economic policies
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Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, walking along the promenade, arrives for the Labour Party Conference at the Brighton Centre in Brighton, England. Saturday Sept. 21, 2019. (Gareth Fuller/PA  via AP)
UK's Labour Party in turmoil as vote to oust deputy ditchedBritain's major opposition Labour Party has been thrown into turmoil after a close ally of leader Jeremy Corbyn sought to oust his deputy
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Traffic around England's Port of Dover disrupted by protestTraffic around the Port of Dover, England's major sea connection with France, has been disrupted as a result of a protest by environmental activists
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Britain's Prince Charles talks to British 94-year-old British WWII veteran paratrooper Joe Mawthsley, left, at Ginkel Heath, eastern Netherlands, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, as part of commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden, an ultimately unsuccessful airborne and land offensive that Allied leaders hoped would bring a swift end to World War II by capturing key Dutch bridges and opening a path to Berlin. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Parachutists jump over Dutch heath to mark WWII operationHundreds of parachutists have floated out of clear blue skies in the eastern Netherlands to commemorate the 75th anniversary of a daring but ultimately unsuccessful World War II mission, Operation Market Garden
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Albanian ship rescues 111 migrants in the Aegean SeaAlbania's Defense Ministry says one of its ships in the Aegean Sea has rescued 111 migrants trying to cross into Greece, and has handed them over to Turkish authorities
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At least 57 arrested in Kazakh anti-government protestsAt least 57 arrested in Kazakh protests organized by banned political party
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The Latest: Greek refugee camp unable to house new arrivalsAuthorities on the Greek island of Lesbos say they can't house more newly arrived migrants at a perpetually overcrowded refugee camp that now is 400% overcapacity
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FILE - In this Wednesday, March 15, 2017 file photo, migrants walk at the Moria refugee detention center on the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos. Authorities on the Greek island of Lesbos on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019 say they are no longer able to house migrants arriving from nearby Turkey after a reception camp there had exceeded its capacity by 400%. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, file)
Greek island refugee camp too crowded to house newcomersGreece's largest migrant camp turning away new arrivals due to severe overcrowding
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