A TV news program reports two Japanese hostages held by the Islamic State group in Tokyo, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Militants affiliated with the Islamic State group have posted an online warning that the “countdown has begun” for the group to kill a pair of Japanese hostages. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
Cecilia Paredes puts her hand to her head, while she takes care of her baby inside an empty room as riot police surround the apartment during her and her family’s eviction in Madrid, Spain, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Paredes, 43, and her unemployed electrician husband Wilson Ruilova, 35, both from Ecuador, have three children: Dilan, a baby born less than two months ago; Andres, 16, and Miguel, seven. They have been unable to pay their rent after she lost her job as an elderly care assistant two years ago. The government company that owned the apartment sold it last year to an investor group along with more than 1,800 other apartments built for the needy and the new owner sought the family’s eviction. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
A man places Greek flags on seats for New Democracy party supporters ahead of Prime Minister’s Antonis Samaras pre-election speech at the Taekwondo Indoor Stadium in southern Athens on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. All opinion polls on Sunday’s closely-watched national election agree: The radical left opposition Syriza party, which has vowed to rewrite the terms of Greece’s international bailout, enjoys a lead of at least 4 percentage points over Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ conservatives. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
A relative tries to comfort Siddik, a truck driver by profession and victim of a recent bomb attack, as he receives treatment at a medical college hospital during the ongoing nationwide blockade called by the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. He is one of the victims of more than two weeks of attacks sparked by the latest clash between Bangladesh’s two main, long-feuding political factions since Jan. 5, the one-year anniversary of the last election. Supporters of former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia, who boycotted the last vote, demand that the government resign and hold new elections immediately, but Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says her government will remain in office until her term ends in 2019. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi speak during a press conference in front of Michelangelo’s David statue after their bilateral summit in Florence, Italy, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
A man waits to cross the street Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, near City Hall in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
A woman walks in a snow covered park after snowfall in Minsk, Belarus, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Belarus capital was hit by a heavy snowfall on Friday morning, as temperatures remained below 0 degrees Celsius ( 32 Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
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