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Berlin to get single travel app for public, private services

Berlin to get single travel app for public, private services

Berlin is unveiling a new app that will let people use public transport, rental bikes, car-sharing and taxis seamlessly to travel through the German capital.

Iranian president: US sanctions are 'economic war' on Iran

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's president on Monday described U.S. sanctions imposed on Iran as an economic war being waged on his country and stressed that "economic war is more difficult than military war.
EU states mixed on Trump demand to take back IS fighters

EU states mixed on Trump demand to take back IS fighters

BRUSSELS — U.S. President Donald Trump's demand that European countries take back their citizens fighting in Syria received a mixed reaction Monday, as nations voiced concerns about how to bring home-grown Islamic State extremists to trial.
Aurora shooter's permit was revoked but gun wasn't seized

Aurora shooter's permit was revoked but gun wasn't seized

AURORA, Ill. — An initial background check failed to detect a felony conviction that should have barred the man who killed five co-workers and wounded six other people at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant from buying the gun.
Aurora shooting victims included plant manager, intern

Aurora shooting victims included plant manager, intern

CHICAGO — The victims of an employee who started shooting after hearing he was being fired at a suburban Chicago industrial warehouse were co-workers that included a plant manager whose wife says he texted her "I love you, I've been shot at work," an
State Department: Nauert out as pick for UN ambassador

State Department: Nauert out as pick for UN ambassador

WASHINGTON — Heather Nauert, picked by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations but never officially nominated, has withdrawn from consideration, the State Department said.
Saudis say crown prince doesn't intend to buy Man United

Saudis say crown prince doesn't intend to buy Man United

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman does not intend to buy Manchester United, the kingdom's government said, while confirming its sovereign wealth fund held sponsorship talks with English football's most successful team.
'Taking their last breath': IS hides among Syrian civilians

'Taking their last breath': IS hides among Syrian civilians

BAGHOUZ, Syria — From a self-proclaimed caliphate that once spread across much of Syria and Iraq, the Islamic State group has been knocked back to a speck of land on the countries' shared border.
Chicago police seek follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett

Chicago police seek follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett

Chicago police said Sunday they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett after receiving new information that "shifted" their investigation of a reported attack on the "Empire" actor.

Smollett developments leave some baffled, others outraged

LOS ANGELES — The national outrage that simmered after actor Jussie Smollett said he was attacked by people shouting racial and anti-gay slurs was fueled in part by celebrities who spoke out loud and strong on social media.
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