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Merkel still in charge of her future amid impasse in Germany

Angela Merkel has defied many forecasts of her looming political demise in 12 years as German chancellor.

Grandparents shocked by reports of 13 starved grandchildren

The grandparents of 13 starved and tortured children say their son’s family looked happy and healthy when they last visited California six years ago.

RECAP: Griffin, Clippers top Nuggets for sixth win in a row

Blake Griffin had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and Los Angeles held off Denver Nuggets 109-104 on Wednesday night.

52 people die in bus fire in Kazakhstan

Emergency officials in Kazakhstan say 52 people have died when a bus carrying them caught fire.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Chicago Bulls’ Kris Dunn shatters teeth in face-first fall

In a fast paced play, Chicago Bulls point guard Kris Dunn chipped and dislocated his two front teeth and was evaluated for a concussion after taking an ugly fall during the final minutes of Wednesday night’s 119-112 loss to the Golden State Warriors.

Pakistan army: Indian fire kills 2 villagers near Kashmir

Pakistan’s military says Indian troops from across the border have targeted villages along Kashmir, killing two civilians and wounding five others in the latest “unprovoked” cease-fire violation.

RECAP: Ducks beat Penguins, now 7-3-1 in last 11 games

Getzlaf became the first player in Ducks history to have 600 career assists.

Texas ‘Tourniquet Killer’ set to be 1st US execution in 2018

A man who became known as Houston’s “Tourniquet Killer” because of his signature murder technique on four female victims more than two decades ago is set to become the nation’s first prisoner executed in 2018.

Pence visit showcases dilemma facing Egypt, Jordan leaders

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s upcoming visit to the Middle East comes at a time of intensely publicized friction between his administration and the Palestinian leadership.

Trump accuses Russia of supporting North Korea, helping to evade sanctions

President Donald Trump Wednesday accused Russia of helping North Korea to evade international sanctions.