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October 16, 2017 - 4:06 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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October 16, 2017 - 2:02 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Russian "trolls" working for a company that allegedly used fake social-media accounts to try to influence U.S. voters in the 2016 election were required to watch the political thriller TV show "House of Cards" to increase their understanding of American politics, according to an...
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October 16, 2017 - 11:19 am
(NEW YORK) -- Two powerful truck bombs in the heart of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Saturday killed at least 300 people and injured about 300 more, in what authorities call the deadliest attack in the country’s history. Funerals have begun for the killed who have been found. But the death toll...
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October 16, 2017 - 4:27 am
(NEW YORK) -- Rescued Canadian hostage Joshua Boyle said his children are "improving" after spending their entire life being help captive in the mountains of Afghanistan. “The children are improving, we mentioned before that the eldest Najaeshi Jonah was doing well but that his younger brother...
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October 15, 2017 - 9:01 pm
(LONDON) -- Harvey Weinstein is facing new sexual assault allegations that could lead to criminal charges in London. Police in London are investigating claims against the movie mogul that go back more than 20 years, ABC News has learned. Metropolitan Police confirmed at least three alleged victims...
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October 15, 2017 - 8:20 pm
(MOGADISHU, Somalia) -- Hundreds are dead after a truck packed with explosives detonated in the capital of Somalia on Saturday. At least 276 people were killed and hundreds more wounded in the explosion near the entrance of the Safari Hotel in Mogadishu, according to a government spokesperson. The...
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