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President Obama to Send Up to 250 Additional Military Personnel to Syria
April 24, 2016

Alex Wong/Getty Images(BERLIN) — President Obama is sending more military personnel to Syria. In Germany on Monday, President Obama will announce…

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President Obama Defends Angela Merkel On Refugee Crisis: "She Is On The Right Side Of History"
April 24, 2016

Michael Ukas – Pool / Getty Images(HANNOVER, Germany) — President Obama landed in Germany Sunday – the final stop on his…

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Solar-Powered Plane Successfully Crosses Pacific Ocean, Lands in California
April 24, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN FRANCISCO) —  A solar-powered airplane’s journey across the Pacific Ocean ended today with a successful landing in Mountain View, California,…

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Ten Shakespeare Phrases We Still Use Today
April 23, 2016

Hemera/Thinkstock(LONDON) — Four centuries after William Shakespeare died in his hometown of Stratford-upon-Avon, England, his distinctive vernacular still lives on worldwide….

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Toronto Revisits Treehouse-Boat Case After Calling for Its Removal
April 23, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(TORONTO) — A Toronto contractor built a boat-themed treehouse that his sons love, but his neighbors hate. The $30,000 treehouse, which…

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North Korea Test Fires Submarine-Launched Missile, U.S. Says
April 23, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — North Korea test fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile off its eastern coast Saturday, the latest provocation by Pyongyang….

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New Horizons Finds 'Halo' Craters on Pluto
April 23, 2016

NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI(NEW YORK) — Nine months after the New Horizons space probe zoomed past Pluto, there’s still plenty more to see of…

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North Korea Test Fires Submarine-Launched Missile, U.S. Official Says
April 23, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — North Korea test fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile off its eastern coast Saturday, the latest escalation by Pyongyang….

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President Obama Glad He Met 'Adorable' Prince George
April 23, 2016

Pete Souza/Official White House Photo(LONDON) — Adorable: that’s the best way to describe President Obama and the first lady’s meeting with…

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President Obama Explains What Happened to Winston Churchill's Bust
April 22, 2016

Alex Wong/Getty Images(LONDON) — After the mayor of London penned an op-ed in which he suggested that President Barack Obama had…

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