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Opposition presidential candidate Guillermo Lasso's supporters protest outside Ecuador's National Electoral Council to demand the official results of the presidential elections, in Quito, Ecuador, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. The hand-picked candidate of socialist President Rafael Correa headed to victory in the opening round of Ecuador's presidential election, although it was uncertain whether he would get enough votes to avoid a runoff against Lasso, his nearest rival. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
Ruling party candidate on top in Ecuador's presidential voteThe hand-picked candidate of socialist President Rafael Correa holds an easy lead in Ecuador's presidential election, though authorities say it may be a few more days before they determine if he won enough votes to avoid a runoff against his nearest rival
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FILE - In this file photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, a woman walks past the company logo of the internet car service, Uber, in San Francisco, USA. Uber’s chief executive ordered an urgent investigation Monday Feb. 20, 2017, into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who alleged her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about advances from her boss.  (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, FILE)
Uber to investigate sexual harassment claim by engineerUber's CEO has ordered an investigation into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who said her future with the company evaporated when she complained about advances from her boss
The Associated Press6 hours ago
A model displays a creation by Burberry during their Autumn/Winter 2017 show as part of London Fashion Week in London, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Burberry draws on sculptor Henry Moore in fashion highlightAll eyes were on Burberry and creative director Christopher Bailey Monday night as London Fashion Week reached its starry climax
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Guinea: 5 killed amid student protests over teacher strikesAt least five people were killed Monday when police in Guinea clamped down on hundreds of students who demonstrated with stones and sticks amid teacher strikes that have kept them out of class for weeks
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FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, Dec. 16, 2016, AfD (Alternative for Germany) chairwoman Frauke Petry arrives for a news conference in Berlin, Friday, Dec. 16, 2016.  Germany's most prominent nationalist politician Frauke Petry has held talks with Russian lawmakers, including senior members of President Vladimir Putin's United Russia party, to discuss cooperation between German and Russian regional assemblies, according to a party statement issued Monday Feb. 20, 2017.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, FILE)
German nationalist Petry met with Putin alliesGermany's most prominent nationalist politician has held talks with Russian lawmakers including senior members of President Vladimir Putin's United Russia party
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Director of the Vatican Museums, Barbara Jatta, left, and Director of Rome's Jewish Museum Alessandra Di Castro pose for a photo in front of a bas-relief showing a menorah at the end of a press conference in Rome, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. The Vatican and Rome Jewish community are teaming up for the first- ever joint exhibit by the two institutions' museums. Focus will be the menorah, the candelabra depicted in both Jewish and Catholic art over the centuries. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Vatican, Rome's Jewish Museum, team up for first joint showThe museums of the Vatican and Rome's ancient Jewish community are hosting their first joint exhibit, building on decades of improved Catholic-Jewish relations following centuries of mistrust
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos, left, is talking with the EU Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici prior to a round table meeting of Eurogroup finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. The eurozone's 19 finance ministers will be looking to defuse the risk of another Greek crisis as they try to agree Monday on what reforms Greece must still take to qualify for more loans. (AP Photo/Thierry Monasse)
Bailout negotiators get go-ahead to return to GreeceGreece and its European creditors agreed Monday to resume talks on what economic reforms the country must make next in order to get the money it needs to avoid bankruptcy and a potential exit from the euro this summer
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Bianca Jagger speaks during a rally in London, Monday Feb. 20, 2017, in Parliament Square opposing U.S. President Donald Trump as Members of Parliament debate his planned state visit to the United Kingdom. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
Amid protests, UK lawmakers debate downgrading Trump visitProtesters against U.S. President Donald Trump have rallied outside Britain's Parliament, while opposition lawmakers inside urged the government to rescind its offer to the president of a state visit stamped with pomp, pageantry and royal approval
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United States Vice President Mike Pence, left, and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg address a media conference at NATO headquarters in Brussels on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. U.S. Vice President Pence is currently on a one-day visit to meet with EU and NATO officials. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, Pool)
Pence tries to reassure European leaders shaken by TrumpU.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Monday vowed to stand with the European Union and the NATO military alliance, but was met with some skepticism from leaders shaken by President Donald Trump's more critical comments
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Manuela Plank owner of a costume rental shop fashioning normal blond hairpieces into Trump wigs in Pfaffstaetten, Austria, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. Just about everyone wants to be Donald Trump this carnival season in Austria _ so much so that some costume rentals are out of stock of wigs miming the U.S. president's signature hairstyle. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
Trump wigs in big demand during Carnival season in AustriaSo many people want to be Donald Trump this Carnival season in Austria that some costume shops have run out of wigs mimicking the U.S. president's memorable hairstyle
The Associated Press10 hours ago
In this Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 file photo, former Montenegro's Prime Minister and long-ruling Democratic Party of Socialists leader Milo Djukanovic, center, speaks in his headquarter, in Podgorica, Montenegro. Montenegro's special prosecutor  Milivoje Katnic, has accused Russia and its secret service operatives of plotting a coup attempt that included plans to kill the small Balkan country's former prime minister, Milo Djukanovic, following an investigation.  (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File)
Montenegro accuses Russia over alleged coup plotMontenegro's prosecutor has accused Russia and its secret service operatives of planning a coup attempt that included plans to kill the small Balkan country's former prime minister
The Associated Press10 hours ago
7 killed in airstrikes on Syrian capitalAt least seven people have been killed in airstrikes on the Syrian capital, Damascus, as activists reported a third straight day of escalations by pro-government forces against opposition-held areas inside and around the capital
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