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BERLIN | Workers in Alps use break in weather to clear snow

BERLIN—Jan 12, 2019—Workers in southern Germany are using a break in the weather to try and clear heavy loads of snow from roofs and roads. Heavy snow has paralyzed parts of Europe in recent days, cutting off mountain villages, disrupting transport and triggering avalanches. In all, at least 21 weather-related deaths have been reported across … Continue reading BERLIN | Workers in Alps use break in weather to clear snow

WARSAW, Poland | Polish prosecutors want bail for released US cinematographer

WARSAW, Poland — Prosecutors in Poland are seeking to have bail set for an Oscar-nominated American cinematographer after a court ordered his release from the jail where he was held for allegedly attacking paramedics. A spokeswoman for prosecutors in the city of Bydgoszcz, Agnieszka Adamska-Okonska, told Polish media Friday the prosecutors disagreed with the court’s … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | Polish prosecutors want bail for released US cinematographer