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Sanchi oil spill near China has tripled in size: images

Iranian oil tanker Sanchi is seen engulfed in fire in the East China Sea, in this January 13, 2018 picture provided by Shanghai Maritime Search and Rescue Centre and released by China DailyChina Daily via REUTERS An Iranian oil tanker carrying 122,000 tons of oil sank after it collided with …

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Air Force picks general to investigate oxygen loss hypoxia incidents

F-16 Fighting Falcons from the Arizona Air National Guard’s 162nd Wing fly an air-to-air training mission against student pilots April 8, 2015. US Air Force/Master Sgt. Jeffrey Allen Numerous Air Force planes were grounded in 2017 after pilots experienced symptoms of oxygen deprivation while in flight. Both Air Force and …

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Trump watched old 2013 shutdown clips of him blasting Obama

President Donald Trump Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump spent the weekend in Washington, rather than at his Palm Beach estate, where he had planned to celebrate the anniversary of his first year in office with friends and supporters. Trump spent part of Saturday watching TV clips of himself from 2013 …

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Trump allies weaponize revelation about Peter Strzok texts

President Donald Trump. Associated Press/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump’s allies have latched onto recent revelations that the FBI failed to preserve five months of text messages exchanged by FBI employees Peter Strzok and Lisa Page. Strzok was ousted from special counsel Robert Mueller’s team after it emerged that he sent …

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Chronic wasting disease may be a risk for humans, says a study

Shutterstock/HLPhoto Chronic wasting disease was discovered in the 1950s after researchers observed deer in Colorado behaving like zombies, staggering around blindly as they starved to death. The disease — which is caused by spreading proteins called prions — has since spread to Canada and other US states including Michigan and …

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Henry Bolton refuses to resign as UKIP leader

Henry Bolton. Jack Taylor/Getty Images UKIP leader Henry Bolton refuses to quit despite over half of his top team resigning. “I repeat, I shall not be resigning as Party leader,” he said in a statement.  He is under pressure to quit over his romance with model Jo Marney, who sent …

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