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Iran attempted to shoot down US drone over tanker attack site in Gulf of Oman

(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Iran attempted to shoot down a U.S. drone that was surveilling the attack on one of two tankers hit in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday morning, U.S. Central Command said. The attempt missed the MQ-9 Reaper by "approximately 1 kilometer."The Japanese-owned Kokuka Courageous, along with another…... Read More

Appeals court says Trump administration can't block abortion for migrant teens

(WASHINGTON) -- A federal court on Friday knocked down the Trump administration’s policy that allowed officials to deny abortion access to pregnant migrant teenagers in government custody. A judge had already issued a preliminary injunction on the policy. Friday’s ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit…... Read More

Perfectly preserved 32,000-year-old Ice Age wolf's head found in Russia

(MOSCOW) -- A Russian scientific institute says it has found an almost perfectly preserved head of a 32,000 year-old wolf has been found frozen in the ground in Siberia, so complete that it is still covered with fur and its brain is intact. Scientists from the Republic of Sakha’s Academy…... Read More

Alleged New Zealand mosque shooter pleads not guilty

(CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand) -- The Australian man accused of killing 51 people at two mosques in New Zealand earlier this year has pleaded not guilty to all charges.Brenton Tarrant, 28, appeared via video link from a maximum security prison for Friday's hearing at the Christchurch High Court in Christchurch, New…... Read More

Prince Harry, Meghan hire a nanny for royal baby Archie

(LONDON) -- Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, have a new set of hands to help with their newborn son, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. The royal couple has hired a British-born, female nanny, according to ABC News royal contributor Omid Scobie. Meghan gave birth to Archie, her first child,…... Read More

Social media users show support for Sudanese amid violent conflict by turning profiles blue

(NEW YORK) -- The ongoing political crisis in Sudan is getting some extra support in the form of expressions of solidarity on social media.In an effort to raise awareness about the violent clashes in the African country, a number of Instagram and Twitter users have either turned the circle where…... Read More

French president says he'll give US new 'friendship tree' after first tree died

(PARIS) -- French President Emmanuel Macron says he will send the U.S. a new friendship tree after the first one one was reported dead earlier this week.The original tree, planted as a symbol of solidarity between the two countries, was reported dead on Monday. Macron announced that he would send…... Read More

Fate of world's fattest parrot species threatened by fungal infection

(AUCKLAND, New Zealand) -- Veterinarians in New Zealand are working to save the critically endangered kakapo parrot species, which is at risk of being wiped out due to a fungal infection spreading among the birds. Less than 150 birds are left, according to the New Zealand Department of Conservation, and…... Read More

Looking to move? Picturesque Irish island is calling for new residents

(NEW YORK) -- If the hustle of city life is taking its toll, you could turn to the luck of the Irish.A small island community off the northwest coast of the Emerald Isle is making a push to attract more residents, using their newly revamped internet service as a selling…... Read More

Pompeo blames Iran for attack on two tankers in Gulf of Oman, US details evidence

(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday blamed Iran for the attack on two commercial tanker ships sailing in international waters in the Gulf of Oman earlier in the day."It is the assessment of the United States government that the Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for the…... Read More

Notre Dame to hold first mass since April blaze

(PARIS) -- The Notre Dame Cathedral is opening its doors to worshipers on Saturday, marking the first time since a devastating fire tore through its halls in April.The Archdiocese of Paris announced that a mass will be held “on a very small scale” on Saturday with a “restricted” number of…... Read More