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Philippines South China Sea
Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, center, answers questions from reporters after attending a conference in Makati, south of Manila, Philippines on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016. Lorenzana said it is highly unlikely the Philippines will allow the U.S. military to use the country as a springboard for its freedom of navigation patrols in the disputed South China Sea to avoid antagonizing China. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
Mideast Iraq
This still taken from video released Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 by the Islamic State's Amaq news agency, shows a person being treated in the town of Qaim, about 200 miles (320 kilometres) west of Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq's parliament speaker said an airstrike targeting the Islamic State-held town of Qaim near the Syrian border killed and wounded "dozens" of civilians, and that he is holding the Iraqi government responsible. The government says fighter jets targeted IS militants in two houses in Qaim but denied civilians were present. Col. John Dorrian, a spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition battling IS, says it did not conduct any strikes in the area at the time. (Islamic State's Amaq News Agency via AP)
Britain Obit Lake
FILE - This is a Sept. 30, 1972 file photo of the members of the rock band Emerson, Lake and Palmer,Greg Lake, left Keith Emerson, centre, and Carl Palmer after an award ceremony in London . Greg Lake, the prog-rock pioneer who co-founded King Crimson and Emerson, Lake and Palmer, has died. He was 69. Lake died Wednesday Dec, 7, 2016 after "a long and stubborn battle with cancer," according to his manager. (PA File via AP)
Local Rule Golf
FILE - In this June 19, 2016, file photo, Dustin Johnson, right, talks to a rules official on the fifth green during the final round of the U.S. Open golf championship at Oakmont Country Club, in Oakmont, Pa. The USGA and R&A have adopted a local rule for 2017 that will waive the one-shot penalty for players when their golf balls or ball markers accidentally move on the putting green. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
Greece Bailout
Supporters of the communist-affiliated union PAME gather during a protest in Athens, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016. Public services in Greece have been disrupted by a general strike called by unions against ongoing austerity measures. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Yankees Chapman Baseball
FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2016, file photo, Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman throws during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the Cleveland Indians, in Chicago. Chapman reached agreement to return to the New York Yankees on Wednesday, Dec. 7, with the highest-priced contract ever for a relief pitcher, an $86 million deal for five years, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)
Surgeon General E-Cigarettes
FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2014, photo, U.S. Surgeon General appointee Vivek Murthy appears on Capitol Hill in Washington. The U.S. surgeon general is calling e-cigarettes an emerging public health threat to the nation's youth. In a report being released Thursday, Murthy acknowledges a need for more research into the health effects of "vaping," but says e-cigarettes aren't harmless and too many teens are using them. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)