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November 27, 2017 - 9:06 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The battery on an Argentine submarine that went missing earlier this month short-circuited shortly before the vessel's last communication, the country's navy said Monday. The submarine's captain had informed the navy that water had entered the vessel while it was charging its battery...
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November 27, 2017 - 8:26 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Thousands more American troops are serving in Iraq and Syria than has been previously acknowledged by the Pentagon, a new report finds. According to the Defense Manpower Data Center's quarterly report from September, there were 1,720 American troops in Syria -- three times as many...
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November 27, 2017 - 1:51 pm
In a surreal dystopian situation that could be torn from a classic science fiction story, humans are now "Serving robots" at Amazon warehouses. Issues include timed bathroom breaks, exhausted employees falling asleep on their feet, and unrealistic deadlines. One worker noted “Everybody suffers here...
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November 27, 2017 - 1:43 pm
(LONDON) -- Any true royal watcher or fan of "The Crown" is well aware that the engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is not the first time an American divorcee has vied to become a member of the British royal family. The last time this happened, the king abdicated his thrown and the United...
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November 27, 2017 - 11:56 am
(NEW YORK) -- Pope Francis arrived in Myanmar's largest city, Yangon, today to cheers from groups of children waving Vatican flags and singing "Viva Papa!" It was a happy, warm welcome for the first ever papal visit to Myanmar. But Pope Francis's trip will be dominated by how to address the country...
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November 27, 2017 - 5:40 am
(LONDON) -- Prince Harry, fifth in line to the British throne, is engaged to American actress Meghan Markle, Kensington Palace announced Monday. "His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms. Meghan Markle. The wedding will take place in...
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November 25, 2017 - 12:04 pm
(LONDON) -- British police interviewed two people in the wake of a stampede on a busy London street that appears to have been sparked by an altercation between two men at a subway station, officials said. There were also reports of gunfire. After an appeal for the public's assistance, police said...
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November 25, 2017 - 11:42 am
(CAIRO) -- The Egyptian military unleashed a flurry of airstrikes against suspected terrorist targets in the wake of the horrific terror attack at a mosque that killed at least 305 people. In a Facebook post, the country's armed forces said that it was hitting targets in Northern Sinai with the...
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November 25, 2017 - 1:09 am
(NEW YORK) -- Landmarks and government buildings across the globe paid tribute Friday to the victims of an attack earlier in the day at a mosque in Egypt's Sinai peninsula that left 235 people dead and another 130 injured. In Israel, which borders the Sinai peninsula, Tel Aviv's city hall was lit...
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