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A firefighter searches for missing people following a fire at Kyoto Animation building in Kyoto, western Japan, Thursday, July 18, 2019. The fire broke out in the three-story building in Japan's ancient capital of Kyoto, after a suspect sprayed an unidentified liquid to accelerate the blaze, Kyoto prefectural police and fire department officials said.(Kyodo News via AP)
Man shouting 'You die' kills 33 at Japan anime studioAuthorities say a man screaming "You die!" burst into an animation production studio in Kyoto, Japan, and set it on fire, killing 33 people
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The Latest: 33 die in fire set at Kyoto animation studioA fire official in Kyoto, Japan, says the death toll from an animation studio fire is 33, some of them found on the stairs leading to the roof
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FILE - In this March 20, 2019, file photo CEO of the German car manufacturer BMW, Harald Krueger, attends the earnings press conference in Munich, Germany. BMW’s board of directors was to meet in Spartanburg, S.C., on Thursday, July 18. The Munich-based company is in the process of finding a successor to Krueger, who is not seeking a contract extension (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader, File)
Automaker BMW names production chief Zipse as new CEOBMW has named its top production manager, Oliver Zipse, as its next CEO to lead the luxury automaker
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Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif addresses the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, at United Nations headquarters, Wednesday, July 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Iran FM not giving up hope tensions with US can be resolvedIran's foreign minister says he believes the Islamic Republic and the United States were only "a few minutes away from a war" after Iran shot down an American spy drone last month
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Lawyers gather inside a court room before the start of a final trial session for suspects charged in connection with killing of two Scandinavian tourists in Morocco's Atlas Mountains, in Sale, near Rabat, Morocco, Thursday, July 18, 2019. The three main defendants in the brutal slaying of two female Scandinavian hikers have asked for forgiveness from Allah ahead of a verdict. (AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy)
Morocco: 3 sentenced to death in Scandinavian women slayingsThree men have been convicted of terrorism and sentenced to death by a Moroccan court for the brutal slaying of two Scandinavian women hiking in the Atlas Mountains
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French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire delivers his speech at the end of the G-7 Finance Thursday, July 18, 2019 in Chantilly, north of Paris. Finance ministers from the Group of Seven rich democracies are sounding the alarm on the dangers of cryptocurrencies and pouring cold water on Facebook's Libra as they wrap up a two-day meeting in Chantilly, France. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Facebook's Libra gets stark warning from G-7 finance chiefsFinance chiefs from the Group of Seven rich democracies have issued a stark warning that cryptocurrencies like Facebook's Libra should not be allowed before "serious regulatory and systemic concerns" are put in check
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A Nov. 17, 2005 photo showing Italian writer Luciano De Crescenzo. The publishing house Mondadori says Italy's popular writer, actor and director Luciano De Crescenzo has died in Rome at 90 after being hospitalized for a few days. Born in Naples on August 20, 1928, De Crescenzo gained famed in 1977 with his best-seller "CosÏ parlÚ Bellavista" ("Thus spoke Bellavista"), a collection of anecdotes about his beloved Naples. (Virginia Farneti/ANSA via AP)
Italian writer, director Luciano De Crescenzo dies at 90The publishing house Mondadori says Italy's popular writer, actor and director Luciano De Crescenzo has died in Rome at 90 after being hospitalized for a few days
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This undated handout photo provided by the Greek Police and released on Thursday, July 18 2019 shows 27-year-old Yiannis Paraskakis, accused of the brutal killing of American Suzanne Eaton. Greek authorities say they have identified a suspect accused of the brutal killing and rape of American scientist Suzanne Eaton. Paraskakis has been charged with the rape and murder of Eaton, 59, who disappeared on July 2 while attending a conference near Chania and whose body was found six days later in an abandoned underground storage site used during World War II. (Greek Police via AP)
Greek police name suspect in US scientist's killing, rapeGreek authorities say they have identified a suspect accused of the brutal killing of American scientist Suzanne Eaton
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The Latest: Greece: 10 arrested over migrants medical fraudA doctor, two medical staff members, and a translator have been arrested at a state-run camp for migrants and refugees in Greece
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Tourist enjoy their drinks in a pub as other walk in southeast resort of Ayia Napa in the east Mediterranean island of Cyprus late Wednesday, July 17, 2019. A Cyprus police official says 12 Israelis have been detained after a 19-year-old British woman alleged that she was raped in the resort town of Ayia Napa. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)
Cyprus detains 12 Israelis for 8 days over alleged rapeA Cyprus court has ordered 12 Israelis vacationing on the east Mediterranean island nation to remain in police custody for eight days after a 19-year-old British woman alleged that she was raped
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This undated Ministry of Defence handout shows the HMS Duncan, a Type 45 Destroyer, which will relieve HMS Montrose in the region as Iran threatens to disrupt shipping. Iran on Friday, July 12, 2019 demanded the British navy release an Iranian oil tanker seized last week off Gibraltar, accusing London of playing a “dangerous game” and threatening retribution. British media reported a second warship, the destroyer HMS Duncan, was being sent to the Persian Gulf to operate alongside the Royal Navy’s HMS Montrose frigate and American forces, and would be there in a few days. The British Ministry of Defense refused to comment. (Ben Sutton/Ministry of Defence via AP)
Iran state TV: Iranian forces seize foreign oil tanker, crewIran's state TV says Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker with 12 crew accused of smuggling oil
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Woman Enters Car Dealership With $16K in Home-Made BillsA woman who tried buying a car with home-made money ended up leaving the dealership in the back of a police car, Fox News reports. The 20-year-old German, who remains unidentified, carried the equivalent of $16,830 into a dealership in the city of Kaiserslautern on Friday. But the 50...
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