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April 12, 2018 - 12:28 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Tongcheng county government in central China, Hubei province has demolished more than 80,000 illegal tombs since July 2017. The tombs are empty and were built by villagers for use after they die. But the large number of illegal, reserved tomb spaces has limited room for urban...
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April 12, 2018 - 12:22 pm
(NEW YORK) -- French officials said they have seen proof that the Syrian government carried out a chemical weapons attack last week, French president Emmanuel Macron said in an interview given to French TV TF1 today. "We have the proof that, last week, chemical weapons -- at least chlorine gas --...
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April 12, 2018 - 7:31 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Groundwork is being laid for an internationally coordinated military response to the Syrian government's alleged use of chemical weapons on a rebel-held neighborhood in Syria. President Donald Trump tweeted on Wednesday that missiles "will be coming, nice and new and 'smart'!" --...
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April 11, 2018 - 6:10 pm
(PARIS) -- The legendary Ritz Hotel in Paris is auctioning off some of its iconic items. According to Artcurial, the auction house in charge of the event, about 10,000 glitzy objects organized into 3,500 lots will be sold during an auction taking place from April 17-21. Every piece is stamped with...
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April 11, 2018 - 5:27 pm
(NEW YORK) -- President Donald Trump on Wednesday in a Tweet told Russia to "get ready" for U.S. missile strikes in Syria, seeming to confirm that the United States will launch punitive strikes against the government of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad over the suspected chemical attack his forces...
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April 11, 2018 - 3:28 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Vacationers on a cruise ship in Honduras had quite a surprise when the ship veered off course and smashed into the end of the pier as it was coming in to port. The MSC Armonia arrived at the port of Isla Roatan, Honduras, around 9 a.m. yesterday morning and attempted to dock when it...
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