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August 19, 2017 - 3:41 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The wreckage of the USS Indianapolis has been located more than 70 years after it was sunk by Japanese torpedoes during World War II Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen announced Saturday that the research team from his company, Vulcan, searched 600 square miles of ocean using information...
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August 19, 2017 - 10:47 am
(TURKU, Finland) -- A stabbing in the Finnish city of Turku on Friday that left two people dead and eight others injured is now being investigated as acts "with terrorist intent," Finland's national police announced Saturday morning. The suspect -- whom police identified as an 18-year-old Moroccan...
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August 19, 2017 - 3:02 am
(FRANCE) -- French first lady Brigitte Macron is speaking out about the 25-year age difference between her and husband Emmanuel Macron, France's 39-year-old president. "There are times in your life where you need to make vital choices," Brigitte, 64, tells Elle France 's September issue of her...
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August 18, 2017 - 8:06 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- American Jared Tucker was among the 13 people killed in Thursday's vehicle-ramming attack in Barcelona, his family has confirmed. A spokesperson for Tucker's family said in a statement Friday, "At present Jared's wife Heidi is not issuing a statement and will issue a formal...
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August 18, 2017 - 7:56 pm
(BARCELONA) -- Fourteen people are dead, including one American, and more than 100 others are injured following a series of terror attacks in Spain. Police have linked four events in Spain to the same group of individuals: a home explosion in the town of Alcanar; a driver who mowed down pedestrians...
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August 18, 2017 - 4:25 pm
(SEOUL) -- U.S. and South Korean forces are preparing for a joint military exercise just weeks after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un threatened to launch missiles toward Guam. For months, the U.S. and South Korea have been planning for Ulchi Freedom Guardian, an annual exercise that will involve 14...
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ABC News
August 18, 2017 - 4:20 pm
(BARCELONA, Spain) -- American tourist Shari Weise was walking along the popular Las Ramblas boulevard in Barcelona on Thursday when she suddenly heard the sound of banging metal. A white van was mowing down pedestrians, and Weise saw "bodies fly up into the air" and a sea of people fleeing for...
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