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Thousands Protest Austria’s New Right-wing Government

VIENNA —  Thousands of Austrians are protesting their country’s new right-wing government with a march in Vienna. Police in the capital said about 20,000 people were attending the march on Saturday. Some protesters carried placards reading “Never Again.” Others chanted slogans such as “Refugees should stay, drive out the Nazis.” …

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Traffic Fatalities Hold Back Developing Economies

WASHINGTON —  Deadly traffic accidents are more than just individual tragedies. They’re a drag on economic growth in developing countries, according to a new World Bank report. The study is among the first to show that investing in road safety in low- and middle-income countries would raise national incomes. Ninety …

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Trump wants to expand U.S. nuclear arsenal: leaked document – National

WASHINGTON, Jan 12 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump‘s administration could pursue development of new nuclear weaponry and explicitly leave open the possibility of nuclear retaliation for major non-nuclear attacks, if a leaked draft policy document becomes reality. The Pentagon did not comment on the document, which was published by the Huffington …

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