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In this Thursday , Aug. 9, 2018, photo goats stand in front of electric poles on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece. Tilos with its winter population of 400 and summer population of some 3000, will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power when the blades of the 800 kilowatt wind turbine start turning. (AP Photo/ Iliana Mier)
Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar powerWhen the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, Tilos will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power
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FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, California Gov. Jerry Brown speaks at a forum in Sacramento, Calif. California lawmakers are abandoning a controversial proposal by Brown to shield electrical utilities from some financial liability for wildfires. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
California drops wildfire utility liability protection planCalifornia lawmakers are abandoning a controversial proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown to shield electrical utilities from some financial liability for wildfires
The Associated Press13 hours ago
People stand by a small white coffin of a child ahead of a funeral service for some of the victims of a collapsed highway bridge, in Genoa's exhibition center Fiera di Genova, Italy, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. Saturday has been declared a national day of mourning in Italy and includes a state funeral at the industrial port city's fair grounds for those who plunged to their deaths as the 45-meter (150-foot) tall Morandi Bridge gave way Tuesday. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43Italy's president has demanded guarantees that all the nation's roads are safe following the Genoa highway bridge collapse, after he comforted mourners at a state funeral for many of the dead in the grieving port city
The Associated Press16 hours ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, welcomes the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin, right, for a meeting at the government guest house Meseberg in Gransee near Berlin, Germany, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
Putin dances at Austrian wedding; talks with Merkel on SyriaRussian President Vladimir Putin made a flying visit to Austria to attend the wedding of the country's foreign minister Saturday, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel
The Associated Press17 hours ago
FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, Jan.17, 2018, former U.K. Independence Party leader and MEP Nigel Farage listens to speeches at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France. According to an article written by Farage and published Saturday Aug. 18, 2018, Farage says he is joining up with a pro-Brexit pressure group to oppose Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for future ties with the European Union. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias, FILE)
UK's right-wing Farage vows to end Brexit 'sell-out'Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage says he is joining up with a pro-Brexit pressure group to oppose Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for future ties with the European Union
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, accompanied by his wife Emine, left, throws flowers to his supporters as he arrives to deliver a speech at his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) congress in Ankara, Turkey, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
Turkey's president says country will defy economic threatsTurkey's president has said his country will stand strong against an "attempted economic coup" amid heightened tensions with the United States
The Associated Press23 hours ago
Nurses holds a sign with a fake Venezuelan's bills, representing how low their salaries have been devalued by inflation, during a protests against the government of President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. The government is lopping off five zeroes from the "Strong Bolivar," which will remain legal tender, in a bid to tame inflation the IMF estimates will reach 1,000,000 percent this year. But economists see it as a Band-Aid solution more likely to freeze up the payment system than address Venezuela's economic problems. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
Venezuela hikes wages ahead of monetary overhaulVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro raised wages for the fifth time this year while saying he's looking to establish a single exchange rate tied to the nation's fledgling cryptocurrency
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - In this March 29, 2018, file photo the logo for Facebook appears on screens at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. Federal regulators are alleging that Facebook’s advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development alleged in a complaint this week that Facebook violated the Fair Housing Act because its targeting systems allow advertisers to exclude certain audiences, such as families with young children or disabled people, from seeing housing ads. AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing adsFederal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination
The Associated Press1 day ago
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