U.K. Defense Secretary 'Looking Forward' To Working With Mattis

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Vegetarians Object To Traces Of Beef Tallow In U.K. Currency

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Hundreds Report Sexual Abuse In United Kingdom Youth Soccer Programs

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Austrians To Vote Again After May's Presidential Runoff Was Disallowed

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UNESCO cited Belgians' affinity for a wide range of beer in its official recognition of the beer culture of Belgium as a treasure of human culture that should be protected. Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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UNESCO Deems Belgium's Beer Culture A Treasure Of Humanity

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Nowe Miasto in Warsaw, Poland. Today, there are fewer milk bars like this one than in the Soviet era. But Poles are embracing these diners once again for their cheap Polish food. Ana Paula Hirama/Flickr hide caption

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Poles Return To A Taste Of Their Communist Past: Cheap Milk Bars

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Hotel employees watch Donald Trump following a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new Trump International Hotel on Oct. 26 in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Loans From Troubled German Bank Pose Conflict Of Interest

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(Left) The traditional Christmas goat made of straw is inaugurated in Gavle, Sweden on Sunday. (Right) The goat was burned down just hours after the inauguration to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The goat has been torched many times over the years. Pernilla Wahlman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Still life with Flowers, Gilt Goblets, Coins and Shells was created by Clara Peeters in 1612. Peeters hid small self portraits in the goblet on the right. Staatliche Kunsthalle hide caption

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In A First, Spain's Prado Museum Puts The Spotlight On A Female Artist

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An Estonian soldier takes aim during a training exercise at Tapa Army Base, Estonia, on Nov. 17. U.S. troops were also taking part in the training, about 70 miles from the border with Russia. NATO countries are stepping up their presence in Eastern Europe at a time of rising tensions with Russia. Lucian Kim/NPR hide caption

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Near The Russian Border, U.S. And NATO Beef Up Their Presence

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Russian Government Accused Of Controlling Christmas

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Being Knighted Isn't Always What It's Cracked Up To Be

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Belgium Wants U.N. Agency To Recogonize Its Beer Culture

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Finland's Postal Service Goes Above And Beyond Delivering Mail

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A Year Later: Fence Between Serbia And Hungary Slows Migrant Traffic

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Fillon Beats Juppe In French Conservative Presidential Primary

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg (left) met in Istanbul Monday. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Stark Choice For NATO's Turkish Officers: Arrests At Home, Limbo In Europe

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Targeted To Teens, A German Play About ISIS Stokes Fear, Teaching Opportunities

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