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December 07, 2017 - 4:36 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The newly opened Louvre Abu Dhabi announced that it will soon be home to a rare, privately owned work by Leonardo da Vinci that recently sold for $450.3 million at auction. The museum tweeted Thursday, "Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi is coming to #LouvreAbuDhabi." The painting of Christ —...
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December 07, 2017 - 2:38 pm
(JERUSALEM) -- Palestinian protesters and the Israeli military faced off in the West Bank Thursday -- separated by a line of burning tires spewing black smoke into the air -- a day after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and started the process to move the U.S. embassy...
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December 07, 2017 - 1:40 pm
(LONDON) -- A large storm system named Caroline is moving to the north of the United Kingdom Thursday, with fierce and possibly life-threatening winds that are gusting more than 90 mph. The U.K.'s national weather service, The Met Office, issued Amber National Severe Weather Warnings from Scotland...
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December 07, 2017 - 11:26 am
(ABU DHABI, United Arab Emerates) -- The newly opened Louvre Abu Dhabi announced that it will soon be home to a rare, privately owned work by Leonardo da Vinci that recently sold for $450.3 million at auction. The museum tweeted Thursday, "Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi is coming to #LouvreAbuDhabi."...
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NHK News
December 07, 2017 - 8:57 am
(OKINAWA, Japan) -- The 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, a unit of the U.S. Marine Corps, is investigating reports that an object from a U.S. military aircraft fell onto the roof of the Midorigaoka Nursery School in Okinawa, Japan, Thursday morning. A staff member at the school told NHK, a Japanese public...
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December 06, 2017 - 9:49 pm
(LONDON) -- A British national accused of encouraging extremists to target Prince George at school pleaded not guilty to the charges against him Wednesday. Husnain Rashid was charged with one count of preparing acts of terrorism and one count of assisting others in the preparation of terrorism...
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December 06, 2017 - 7:13 pm
(MOSCOW) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has said the country's authorities will not stop its athletes competing under a neutral flag at the 2018 Winter Olympics, ending the prospect that Russia might boycott the games in response to the International Olympic Committee’s decision to ban the...
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December 06, 2017 - 4:00 pm
(LONDON) -- The driver of a London bus who witnessed a jogger shove a woman in front of his bus last May is speaking out about the incident. “Maybe he had a bad day, and the first lady he saw in his way just decided to push her?” Oliver Salbis told Sky News, referring to the jogger. He said he didn...
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December 06, 2017 - 3:18 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The oldest near-complete fossil of a human ancestor ever found in southern Africa was unveiled to the public for the first time Wednesday. "Little Foot," named after the small foot bones, dates back 3.67 million years and is the most complete Australopithecus fossil discovered yet,...
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