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Cyprus protests Turkish warship's arrest of fishing boat

Cyprus is trying to secure the release of five fishermen who were taken into custody by a Turkish warship as they were fishing off the island's northern coast

Race central to Chicago case, even if jury…

The jury in the trial of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald has heard very little about race

Big-mouthed eel gulps for the camera

A rare gulper eel is caught on camera displaying its huge pouch-like mouth in Hawaii.

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Are Pistachios Healthy? Here's What Experts Say

Pistachios are packed with vitamins, minerals and nutrients, including beta carotene, phosphorus, vitamin B6, thiamine, potassium, magnesium and fiber.

Chick-fil-A Serves Man Who Pulled Up To…

Chick-fil-A is going above and beyond for its customers by serving a man who pulled up to the drive-thru riding a lawn mower.

Wisconsin workplace shooting suspect had revoked…

Police say the suspect in a Wisconsin workplace shooting that seriously injured three people had his concealed-carry permit revoked and was unable to legally purchase a firearm

APNewsBreak: Dam breach at Duke plant; coal ash could spill

APNewsBreak: Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River

South Africa's Ramaphosa outlines stimulus plan…

South Africa's president announced a multi-billion-dollar stimulus programme on Friday, earmarking funds for job creation and infrastructure development as he seeks to make good on a pledge to revive the country's ailing economy. Pascale Davies reports.

San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim…

A new exhibition in San Francisco aims to show the diversity and creativity of modern fashion for Muslim women

Woman stabs 5 - including newborns - at New York…

Police say a woman stabbed five people _ including three newborn babies _ inside a New York City home that was apparently being used as a nursery and then slashed her own wrist

Most UN Countries Won't Meet Goal Of Cutting…

A new report predicts more than half of U.N. member nations won't be able to hit their target for reducing early deaths from diseases like cancer.

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Oklahoma astronaut corn maze photographed from space

It's apt that a maze cut into an Oklahoma cornfield featuring the likeness of a former NASA astronaut can be seen from space _ and has been photographed by a satellite orbiting Earth

Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved

The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent says the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime

High winds, tornadoes wreak havoc across southern…

The National Weather Service says several tornadoes struck as severe storms packing powerful winds and heavy rain left a trail of destruction across southern Minnesota overnight

'UK can build its own sat-nav system'

Chief Executive of the UK Space Agency, Graham Turnock, on Brexit and the Galileo satellite project.

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang Has Died At…

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang Has Died At The Age of 61

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Fat Cat Uses Aquatic Treadmill to Get in Shape

Watch this amazing video of a fat cat getting back into shape. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.

Hotplates, heaters to be given residents after gas disaster

Hotplates for cooking and space heaters for warmth will be distributed to thousands of Massachusetts residents left without natural gas following a series of explosions and fires.

Judge denies bid to block courthouse immigration arrests

A judge on Massachusetts' highest court has denied a bid to block federal agents from arresting immigrants targeted for deportation at state courthouses