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University of California, Irvine glaciologists have uncovered large oceanic valleys beneath some of the massive glaciers flowing into the Amundsen Sea in West Antarctica. Carved by earlier advances of ice during colder periods, the subsurface troughs enable.. »more
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Top seeded Briton Andy Murray was knocked out of the Australian Open in the fourth round on Sunday, losing 7-5 5-7 6-2 6-4 to German world number 50 Mischa Zverev on Rod Laver Arena.
The 44th anniversary of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling Roe v. Wade will be marked Sunday with a new U.S. president in office who has said he wants the decision overturned. The 1973 decision legalized abortion. As a candidate, President Donald Trump promised to appoint an anti-abortion justice..
Thousands of people protested Saturday in the Kosovo capital of Pristina to urge France to release their former prime minister who was detained there on a Serbian arrest warrant. The protesters -- mostly opposition party members and former guerrilla fighters of the 1998-1999 war for independence from..
Led by women in pink "pussyhats," hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Washington and other cities Saturday in a massive outpouring of defiant opposition to America's hardline new president, Donald Trump.
LONDON (Reuters) - Liverpool's defensive gremlins returned again as their Premier League title ambitions suffered a painful body blow in a 3-2 home defeat by relegation battlers Swansea City on Saturday.
A magnitude 8 earthquake has hit the Solomon Islands and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says it could generate tsunami waves on nearby islands. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit near Arawa in Papua New Guinea at a depth of 167 kilometers (103 miles). There are no immediate..
President Donald Trump, who sharply criticized the U.S. intelligence community before he was sworn in, Saturday told workers at the Central Intelligence Agency he is behind them. The president made a trip to the agency’s headquarters in Langley, Virginia, one day after taking office. VOA White..
President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence began their first day in charge of the U.S. government by attending an interfaith prayer service at Washington National Cathedral on Saturday, where the clergy spoke of compassion and diversity. The service began with calls to prayer by the..