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Meet The First European Country To Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

Malta's government unanimously passed a bill criminalizing the practice.


German Chancellor Angela Merkel
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Moderate Merkel Leans Right In Support Of Burqa Ban

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.
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How Populism Helped Oust Italy's Prime Minister

Norbert Hofer
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Far-Right Candidate Loses Austrian Presidential Election — Twice

Francois Hollande
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France's President Hollande Won't Run For A Second Term

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British Currency Contains Animal Fat, And Vegans Aren't Pleased

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Reality Skating Competition Features Holocaust-Inspired Routine

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Brexit Was Pretty Bad For The UK's Household Wealth

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Lay Off The Queen; She's Paying For The Buckingham Palace Renovations

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This Town Let The Public Name A Gritter Truck, And Things Got Punny

Flowers surround a picture of Jo Cox during a vigil.
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'Terrorist' Will Spend His Life Behind Bars For The Murder Of Jo Cox

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Buckingham Palace Updates Could Cost $455 Million

President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump
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Obama Tells Trump To Follow His Lead On Europe And Russia

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Aid Shortage In Greece Will Leave Refugees Without Warmth This Winter

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One Year After The Paris Attacks, France's State Of Emergency Remains

Russian President Vladimir Putin
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Diplomat Says Trump Campaign And Russia Were In Communication

Nigel Farage and Donald Trump
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Europe's Far-Right Finds Inspiration In Trump's Win

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Apparently, You Should Not Mess With This Beloved Chocolate Bar

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Why Turkey Banned 'The Smurfs' And Other Cartoons For Weeks

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EU Members Fear Brexit Will Weaken Europe's Security

Hillary Clinton
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Clinton's Plan For Russia Would Likely Be The Opposite Of Trump's

Actor Steven Seagal in Russia
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Action Movie Star Steven Seagal Is Now A Russian Citizen

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A New Court Ruling Puts A Hitch On Brexit Plans

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Have You Heard The Spooky Legend Behind The Jack-O'-Lantern?

An image of some of the destruction from Sunday's earthquake in central Italy.
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Violent Earthquake Rattles Central Italy

A person in a creepy clown mask stares into the camera.
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Creepy Clowns In Germany Might Get Jail Time

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Russia Lost Its Spot On The Human Rights Council

A hand holding a knife cuts a cake in a still from the BBC's final season of the "The Great British Bake Off."

American Television Has Nothing On This British Cooking Show

Vladimir Putin and President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Durao Barroso attend a press conference in 2004.
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Russia Distances Itself From Europe As Syrian Unrest Grows

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Iceland's Pirate Party Could Make Major Gains In Parliament

Donald Trump and Nigel Farage
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There's A Flaw In Donald Trump's Brexit Analogy