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  1. Police stand guard outside a house where two terror suspects were shot dead last night in Verviers, Belgium.

    Global Terror Threats Put Chill on New Year’s Eve

    It’s ending on a sour note. Officials in Brussels have canceled events to ring in 2016, fearing terror attacks like those that killed 130 in Paris Nov. 13. Authorities arrested a 10th suspect in those attacks, a Belgian man in the capital who faces terrorism charges, just as Turkish authorities arrested two others this week in connection with an alleged plot to attack Istanbul New Year’s celebrations. After the attacks in San Bernardino and numerous plot discoveries, authorities across the United States are also vigilant, casting a pall over tonight’s festivities.  

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