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Vintage WWII plane crashes on freeway, bursts into flames

Vintage WWII plane crashes on freeway, bursts into flames

The incident has resulted in many cars being stuck in massive traffic jams on both sides of the freeway, which remained closed while police and fire crews were at the scene. Local media reported the p...

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Plastics have entered human food chain, study shows

Plastics have entered human food chain, study shows

Experts believe plastic in the gut could suppress the immune system and aid transmission of toxins and harmful bugs or viruses. Carried out by researchers from the Medical University of Vienna and...

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Jamal Khashoggi: Footage of writer 'body double' emerges after killing

Jamal Khashoggi: Footage of writer 'body double' emerges after killing

Saudi Arabia on Monday said King Salman and his son Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had called the son of slain Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi , to express condolences for his death at the Saudi...

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New Titanic will reportedly sail from Dubai in 2022

New Titanic will reportedly sail from Dubai in 2022

It will sail from Dubai and then trace the Titanic's original route from Southampton, England to NY. 10 News WTSP Tampa reports Titanic II will feature the same dimensions, architecture and cabi...

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Jubeir: Saudis will hold to account those responsible for Khashoggi case

Jubeir: Saudis will hold to account those responsible for Khashoggi case

Riyadh said 18 people had been already arrested over their involvement in the incident. Meanwhile, in a late night development, Saudi Arabia's justice minister issued a statement saying Khashoggi ...

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British PM May says Brexit deal is 95% settled

British PM May says Brexit deal is 95% settled

The two sides accept that a "backstop" solution is desirable in the case that the United Kingdom leaves the European Union without a comprehensive withdrawal agreement, although they disagree on what ...

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Police search for man they say killed U of Utah student

Police search for man they say killed U of Utah student

The man suspected of shooting and killing a University of Utah student has been found dead, KUTV reported. The student's body was found in the back seat of a auto, and her cellphone and othe...

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Prime Minister Scott Morrison apologises to child sex abuse victims

Prime Minister Scott Morrison apologises to child sex abuse victims

It was Australia's longest-running royal commission. One prominent Catholic leader - former archbishop Philip Wilson - was found guilty in May of concealing child sex abuse in the 1970s. "Strength...

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Vintage plane with Nazi markings crashes on California freeway

Northbound traffic was being taken off at Lost Hills Road, and southbound vehicles at Liberty Canyon Road, according to the California Highway Patrol . The Lost Hills and Las Virgenes roads on-ramps ...

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Ryanair criticized for not removing racially abusive man from flight

Ryanair criticized for not removing racially abusive man from flight

He added: "In fact, one of the passengers whilst I was filming basically said to me don't you think you're being a bit childish by filming this". "She has to get out..." the man is heard telling the...

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Trump says he is not satisfied with Saudi handling of Khashoggi death

Trump says he is not satisfied with Saudi handling of Khashoggi death

Saudi officials have roundly denied that the crown prince had any involvement in the affair. Colorado Republican Rep. Mike Coffman called on the administration to take a stronger stance in respondin...

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U.S. warships sail in disputed waters

U.S. warships sail in disputed waters

Nate Christensen, deputy spokesman for the U.S. "The Ministry of National Defense said today that two U.S. ships have sailed from the south to the north through the Taiwan Strait", said a translatio...

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Kurdish party behind referendum wins regional polls in Iraq

Kurdish party behind referendum wins regional polls in Iraq

Barzani's Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) won 45 of 111 seats in the September 30 polls, up from 38 at the last polls in 2013, according to final results announced by the region's electoral commissio...

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Saudi Royals Meet With Khashoggi's Relatives

Saudi Royals Meet With Khashoggi's Relatives

Saudi Arabia fired back, freezing certain commercial ties, expelling Canada's ambassador and recalling students from Canada. He said: "Why has the body of someone who was officially said to be kille...

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Fierce Hurricane Willa closes in on Mexican resort area

Fierce Hurricane Willa closes in on Mexican resort area

Farther south, meanwhile, Mexican officials reported 12 deaths related to heavy rains from Tropical Storm Vicente. Calgarians on holiday in Mexico are hunkering down as Hurricane Willa - an "extreme...

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Taiwan rattled by 6.0-magnitude quake; tremor felt strongly in Taipei

Taiwan rattled by 6.0-magnitude quake; tremor felt strongly in Taipei

Witnesses however said that buildings shook in Taipei , in northern Taiwan. A 6.0-magnitude natural disaster struck 104 km off Taiwan's coastal city of Hualien on Tuesday (Oct 23), the island's wea...

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Stacey Abrams Burned Georgia's Flag in 1992 Protest — NY Times

Stacey Abrams Burned Georgia's Flag in 1992 Protest — NY Times

In 2001, the state put the Confederate emblem in a much less prominent position on the flag, part of a smaller display of previous state flags beneath the phrase "Georgia's History". Speaking at a mee...

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Italian PM Warns 'No Plan B' After Brussels Rejects Italian Budget

Italian PM Warns 'No Plan B' After Brussels Rejects Italian Budget

Commission Vice-President for the Euro Valdis Dombrovskis said Italy's response to the commission's concerns was "not sufficient" to assuage fears and the euro's rules were the same for everybody....

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Erdogan: Khashoggi Killing a Premeditated Act

Turkey's president declared Tuesday that the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul was a "premeditated" act carried out after a large of team of Sau...

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Erdogan Calls For Khashoggi's 'Savage Murderer' To Be Tried In Turkish Court

Erdogan Calls For Khashoggi's 'Savage Murderer' To Be Tried In Turkish Court

Exactly a year ago, Mohammed bin Salman , the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, was on top of the world. During a speech in the Turkish parliament today, Erdogan called for the Saudi suspects to be tried...

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Man accused of groping passenger cites the president’s words

Man accused of groping passenger cites the president’s words

After Alexander was handcuffed and placed in an official vehicle, he invoked Donald Trump's infamous comments from the 2005 "Access Hollywood" tape , on which the future president of the United Sta...

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World's oldest intact shipwreck found in Black Sea

World's oldest intact shipwreck found in Black Sea

The 23 meter (75 foot) vessel, thought to be Greek in origin, is among some 72 vessels found at the bottom of the Black Sea by the team. " A ship, surviving intact, from the Classical world, lying...

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Imran Khan at Saudi forum: Pakistan needs loans to overcome debt crisis

Imran Khan at Saudi forum: Pakistan needs loans to overcome debt crisis

Mr. Khan, who attended the summit, is visiting close ally Saudi Arabia for the second time since assuming power in August. Riyadh Governor Faisal Bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Pakistan's Ambassado...

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Titanic II to offer passengers similar experience as Titanic (minus iceberg incident)

Titanic II to offer passengers similar experience as Titanic (minus iceberg incident)

Blue Star Line, the Australian shipping company behind the project, first introduced the idea in 2012, positioning Titanic II as "the ship where dreams come true"-think all the opulent designs (firs...

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World's 'oldest intact shipwreck' found in Black Sea

World's 'oldest intact shipwreck' found in Black Sea

Using specialist remote deep-water camera systems, the team has found over 60 shipwrecks - including a 17th century Cossack raiding fleet, Roman trading vessels and the ancient Greek ship found intact...

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Sandra Day O'Connor reveals dementia diagnosis

Sandra Day O'Connor reveals dementia diagnosis

Our hearts go out to the trailblazing jurist. "While the final chapter of my life with dementia may be trying, nothing has diminished my gratitude and deep appreciation for the countless blessings i...

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Lioness kills father of her three cubs at Indianapolis zoo

Lioness kills father of her three cubs at Indianapolis zoo

The lions had lived in the same enclosure for eight years and had three cubs together in 2015. The zoo says both lions were part of the Species Survival Plan (SSP), which oversees population managem...

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Plastic particles found in human digestive systems

Plastic particles found in human digestive systems

A human hair is roughly 50 to 100 micrometres in width. Significant amounts of microplastic have already been detected in tuna, lobster and shrimp. They're formed when larger pieces of plastic pollu...

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Nnamdi Kanu to partner us in removing Buhari - Fani-Kayode

Nnamdi Kanu to partner us in removing Buhari - Fani-Kayode

We have agreed to work together to VOTE Buhari out ", he tweeted. No mortal flesh can kill me. I already renounced Nigeria in 2015. I assure you that I am coming; you'll know that definitely. In a bro...

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RNC's McDaniel: Caravan Reaction, Economy Favorable Signs for Midterms

RNC's McDaniel: Caravan Reaction, Economy Favorable Signs for Midterms

Has a surge of post-Kavanaugh enthusiasm for Republicans turned back the Democrats' momentum? There's data to support that. The Democrats also say they want to make the hearings public - instead of ...

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Bible Museum says five of its Dead Sea Scrolls are fake

Bible Museum says five of its Dead Sea Scrolls are fake

Curators typically seek to authenticate materials by analyzing the archaeological excavations that uncovered them, but Kloha said this type of analysis was frequently impossible for the Dead Sea Scro...

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Prince Harry hopes he and Meghan Markle will have baby girl

Prince Harry hopes he and Meghan Markle will have baby girl

The always stylish Kate wore a collared long-sleeved burgundy dress with white polka dots and a waist-tie for the occasion. On Friday Prince Harry joined Invictus ambassador Gwen Cherne to climb...

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Arms Control for Dummies

Arms Control for Dummies

Bolton is due to end his two-day Moscow visit after meeting with Putin later in the day. Despite repeated Russian denials, USA authorities believe Moscow is developing and has deployed a ground-laun...

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Police, ATF, FBI investigate bomb-like device at philanthropist's N.Y

Police, ATF, FBI investigate bomb-like device at philanthropist's N.Y

The device was found in a mailbox outside the 88-year-old's NY residence, police said. An explosive device was found near the Bedford, N.Y. home of billionaire philanthropist George Soros , accordi...

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May: Brexit deal '95% done'

May: Brexit deal '95% done'

British Prime Minister Theresa May has told parliament that 95 percent of the terms of Brexit have been agreed, saying she's hopeful the remaining five percent can be resolved soon. "It seems to m...

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