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Boy, 16, arrested for attempted murder after police officer stabbed

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a police officer was stabbed in the stomach. The police constable was seriously injured in a car park…

Lost Pharaoh? Great Pyramid May Hide Undiscovered Tomb

Speculation swirls anew that within Egypt's Great Pyramid of Khufu there lies a hidden tomb, possibly holding the pharaoh himself, sealed there for thousands of years. The discovery of so-called…

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'Three teams' in Paris onslaught as police hunt suspects

French police have identified three teams of gunmen wearing suicide vests who killed at least 129 people in Paris's worst ever attacks that were claimed by the Islamic State group…

The Latest: Chile says 3 citizens killed in Paris attacks

PARIS (AP) — The latest on the deadly shootings & explosions in Paris. (All times local): 1:33 p.m. Chile's Foreign Ministry says three Chilean citizens were killed in the terrorist…

Actor Alan Arkin hospitalized after 'mini stroke'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A publicist says 81-year-old Oscar-winning actor Alan Arkin was hospitalized after a minor stroke yet was fine & back reading scripts on Friday. Arkin, who won…

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Correction: Navy Sonar story

SEATTLE (AP) — In a story Nov. 12 approximately expanded Navy warfare training, The Associated Press reported erroneously the effect of a Navy proposal on air-to-surface missile exercises. Air-to-surface missile…

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Amazon takes on UK supermarkets with 'Pantry' offer

LONDON (Reuters) – Online retailer Amazon has stepped up the pressure on Britain's traditional supermarkets with the nationwide launch on Friday of a packaged groceries offer for Amazon Prime members….

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Serbian player back on basketball court after losing her leg

Met by cheers & a standing ovation from supporters, a professional Serbian basketball player has made an extraordinary comeback to the court — two years after losing her leg in…

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Wounded toll at 25,000 a month in Syria, medicines lacking, cholera feared – WHO

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) – About 25,000 people are wounded each month in escalating warfare in Syria & it getting harder to deliver medical supplies for civilians trapped in…

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VW brand chief says no evidence of more cheating

By Andreas Cremer (Reuters) – Volkswagen's top brand executive said he saw no evidence of further misconduct at the carmaker beyond diesel-emission & carbon-dioxide manipulations, as it reported a drop…