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Turkish prosecutors request bail for German journalist

Media reports in Turkey say prosecutors are requesting that a German journalist who was arrested in Turkey be released from jail pending the outcome of her trial on terror-related charges

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Holiday travel chaos ahead after Atlanta airport outage

While power has been restored to the world's busiest airport in Atlanta, the travel woes will linger for days

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

French group Thales seals $5.6B deal in Gemalto takeover

French aerospace and defense group Thales has reached a merger agreement to buy Dutch digital company Gemalto in a deal estimated at $5.6 billion

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

China's Huawei to expand in US smartphone market next year

An executive of Huawei says the Chinese smartphone brand plans to start sales in the U.S. market through carriers next year in a move that would dramatically increase its American market presence

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Austrian president to swear in new government amid protests

Hundreds of people are gathering in Vienna to protest against Austria's new right-wing government that's to be sworn in Monday

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

South Africa's ruling party continues voting for new leader

Voting for the next president of South Africa's ruling African National Congress was wrapping up on Monday morning, with the new leader of Nelson Mandela's storied liberation movement expected to be announced later in the day

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

AP Exclusive: Snow as precious as gold for Olympic hopefuls

AP Exclusive: Scarce snow at home and melting glaciers abroad are making it increasingly difficult for athletes in the United States and around the globe to train for the Olympics

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Paris attacks suspect's trial in Belgium postponed

A closely watched trial in Belgium involving the only surviving suspect in the 2015 attacks in Paris has been postponed until Feb. 5 to give a new defense lawyer time to prepare

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Snowfall forces Frankfurt airport to cancel 170 flights

Germany's biggest airport is canceling 170 flights due to snowfall Monday, though forecasters predict the weather will improve over the course of the day

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

New Bitcoin-based security bounces in trading debut on CME

A new security based on the price of the digital currency bitcoin is trading lower after its debut on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

1 year after Berlin attack, anger and questions remains

Survivors and families of those killed in last year's Christmas market truck rampage in Berlin will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time amid continued anger at German authorities' failures

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Toyota plans 10 purely electric vehicles by 2020s

Toyota plans to offer more than 10 pure electric-vehicle models in its lineup by the early 2020s, marking the Japanese automaker's commitment to entering that growing technology sector

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Associated Press