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Democrats Want Deutsche Bank Info On Trump Accounts

US Democrats have asked German lender Deutsche Bank to provide detailed information about the loans it provided to Donald Trump when he was not yet US president and whether they were guaranteed by Russia.

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Teenagers Understand Little About Money - OECD

A study of some 48,000 15-year-olds suggests that a quarter of teens struggle with simple personal finance tasks. The OECD says many youngsters lack the necessary education to make informed decisions.

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Islamist Suspects Detained In Berlin Drug Raids

Nine men - four of them linked to the German capital's "violent Islamist" scene - are being held after multiple early morning raids. Police say they confiscated weapons, electronics and narcotics.

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The Heavens Descend On Berlin For Germany's 'Kirchentag'

Germany's 'Kirchentag,' a Protestant form of Woodstock, began on Wednesday in Berlin. This year, the 500th anniversary of the Reformation will be the featured topic, with many big names expected to make an appearance.

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Trump's Policy Of Isolation Against Iran

After US President Donald Trump's Middle East tour, it was clear that he seeks to further isolate Tehran, despite all the current sociopolitical changes the country is undergoing. How should Iran's president react?

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Czech President Appoints New Finance Minister, Ends Political Crisis

A political crisis in the Czech Republic has been resolved with the replacement of Finance Minister Andrej Babis - one of the country's richest people. Babis' ANO party is expected to win October elections.

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German School Students Find Human Skull In Cologne Forest

The gruesome discovery will hopefully shed new light on the mysterious identity of a dismembered torso which local youths found last year on the banks of the Rhine river.

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Brussels Breaks Out Protests, Protocol For Trump

As NATO polishes the choreography for a picture-perfect meeting between Trump and allies, activists take to the streets to make sure he knows there's no welcome mat.

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NATO Will Formally Join Anti-'Islamic State' Coalition

Members of the military alliance have agreed to formally join the coalition against the "Islamic State" extremist group. France and Germany were said to have greenlighted the "purely symbolic" plan.

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8 Officers, 7 Inmates Injured In Prison Riot In California

Pelican Bay State Prison.

SAN FRANCISCO -- Eight staff members and seven inmates were sent to the hospital following a prison riot Wednesday in California, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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