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October 18, 2017 - 12:35 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The back and forth about President Donald Trump's condolence calls to the families of four fallen American soldiers in Niger has raised questions about the U.S. military presence in the West African country. Here are some answers to questions you might have about the U.S. military...
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October 17, 2017 - 10:03 pm
(BAGHDAD) -- In ongoing standoff following a referendum for an independent state separate from Iraq, Kurds in northwestern Iraq have suffered significant losses, including areas that supply much of the region's revenue. Iraqi Kurds lost another major territory on Tuesday to Baghdad, surrendering...
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October 17, 2017 - 5:09 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The FBI is helping authorities in Malta investigate a car bomb that killed a journalist who exposed the nation's ties to offshore tax havens through the leaked Panama Papers. Maltese investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, 53, was reportedly killed Monday as she drove away...
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October 17, 2017 - 3:18 pm
(QUEANBEYAN, Australia) -- X , the organization known as Google's "moonshot factory," announced Monday that is using drone technology to deliver burritos and over-the-counter medicines to rural communities in Australia. Project Wing said is working in collaboration with communities and business...
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October 17, 2017 - 11:30 am
(LONDON) -- Prince William and Duchess Kate have announced their third child is due in April 2018. The new baby will join the couple's older children, Prince George, 4, and Princess Charlotte, 2. "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to confirm they are expecting a baby in April 2018,"...
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October 17, 2017 - 10:32 am
(NEW YORK) -- This week Beijing marks the opening of China’s most important political event: the 19th Communist Party Congress. This gathering, held every five years, brings together China’s top Communist Party members and the country's top leaders. It is the Super Bowl of Chinese politics, if the...
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October 16, 2017 - 8:29 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- About 50 ISIS fighters were killed in U.S. military airstrikes in Yemen targeting two training camps in the country's central region. One of the camps had gained notoriety last week as the scene of an ISIS training video that showed images of ISIS recruits appearing to be kicked in...
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October 16, 2017 - 5:06 pm
(LONDON) -- The skies above the United Kingdom and France glowed an eerie orange on Monday. Winds from the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia are thought to have blown dust from the Sahara to cause the surreal skies. Photographers alternately described the color of the sky as red, orange, sepia and...
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