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November 03, 2017 - 1:35 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The United States military has conducted its first airstrikes against ISIS in Somalia, where the U.S. typically strikes against the al Qaeda-affiliated al Shabaab, according to a U.S. official. American military drones conducted two airstrikes in northeastern Somalia targeting ISIS...
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November 02, 2017 - 2:11 pm
(LONDON) -- The United Kingdom was reeling Thursday after one of Prime Minister Theresa May's most high-profile cabinet ministers stepped down apparently due to an alleged knee-grabbing incident that took place some 15 years ago. Defense Minister Sir Michael Fallon read a statement Wednesday...
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November 02, 2017 - 11:46 am
(CAIRO) -- Scientists have discovered a new chamber in the Great Pyramid of Giza, the first discovery of its kind in more than 100 years. According to an article published in the journal Nature , the discovery was made by using muons -- the byproducts of cosmic rays that are only partially absorbed...
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November 02, 2017 - 11:00 am
(TOKYO) -- Tokyo police have formed a squad of female officers to guard first lady Melania Trump when she and President Trump visit Japan in a few days, Japanese media reported today. The squad will also protect Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and one of his advisers, while she is there for...
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November 02, 2017 - 10:00 am
(TONGO TONGO, Niger) -- The operation in Niger that led to the death of four American soldiers was not a reconnaissance mission, as initially described by U.S. officials, but instead a kill-or-capture mission conducted without additional support requested by Nigerien forces, four senior Nigerien...
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