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Indonesian earthquake
AP Photo/Adrial Pranandi
August 06, 2018 - 7:23 am
MATARAM, Indonesia (AP) -- A powerful earthquake struck the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok, killing at least 98 people and shaking neighboring Bali, as authorities said Monday that rescuers still hadn't reached some hard-hit areas and the death toll could climb. It was the second deadly quake...
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Kim Jong Un
Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP, File
August 04, 2018 - 2:48 pm
North Korea has not stopped its nuclear and missile programs and is violating U.N. sanctions including by "a massive increase in illicit ship-to-ship transfers of petroleum products," U.N. experts said in a new report.
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China Flag
Dreamstime
August 03, 2018 - 11:26 am
China on Friday announced a $60 billion list of U.S. goods including coffee, honey and industrial chemicals for retaliation if Washington goes ahead with its latest tariff threat.
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FILE - In this file photo dated Tuesday, July 31, 2018, Pope Francis prays during an audience in St. Peter's square at the Vatican. The Vatican said Thursday Aug. 2, 2018, that Pope Francis has changed church teaching about the death penalty, saying it can never be sanctioned because it "attacks" the inherent dignity of all humans. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino, FILE)
August 02, 2018 - 7:28 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has changed Catholic Church teaching about the death penalty, saying in a new policy published Thursday that it is always "inadmissible" because it "attacks" the inherent dignity of all humans. The Vatican said Francis had approved a change to the Catechism of the...
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New York City Subway
Dreamstime
August 01, 2018 - 8:25 pm
In what may not come as a big surprise at all, a study says subway trains are rolling petri dishes.
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North Korea Remains Returned
Chung Sung-Jun/Pool Photo via AP
August 01, 2018 - 6:25 pm
Sixty-five years after the end of the Korean War in 1953, the remains of dozens of presumed U.S. war dead were sent to Hawaii Wednesday for analysis and identification.
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Mexico Plane Crash
Civil Defense Office of Durango Photo via AP
July 31, 2018 - 6:36 pm
An Aeromexico airliner crashed after taking off in the northern state of Durango on Tuesday.
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North Korea remains
Kim Hong-Ji/Pool Photo via AP
July 28, 2018 - 3:36 pm
President Donald Trump thanked North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for "fulfilling a promise" to return the remains of U.S. soldiers missing from the Korean War.
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Theodore McCarrick AP
Robert Franklin/South Bend Tribune via AP
July 28, 2018 - 1:19 pm
Pope Francis has effectively stripped U.S. prelate Theodore McCarrick of his cardinal's title and rank following allegations of sexual abuse, including one involving an 11-year-old boy.
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Mars
JPL-Caltech/MSSS/NASA/Sipa USA
July 25, 2018 - 4:20 pm
A 12-mile-wide saltwater lake has been found below the surface of Mars, fueling a new debate about the prospects of life on the red planet.
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