NATO rejects Russia explanation on Turkish air space

BRUSSELS - NATO on Tuesday rejected Moscow's explanation that its warplanes violated the air space of alliance member Turkey at the weekend by mistake and said Russia was sending more ground troops to Syria and building up its naval presence. | Video

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Philadelphia college on lockdown after reports of gunman on campus

- The Community College of Philadelphia was on lockdown on Tuesday following reports of a person with a weapon on campus, police said.

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U.S. investigators head to Florida to probe ship lost in hurricane

WASHINGTON - Federal safety investigators traveled to Florida on Tuesday to investigate the U.S. container ship lost at sea after being hit by powerful Hurricane Joaquin, leaving one person confirmed dead and 32 others missing. | Video

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Russia, U.S. move to resume talks on air-to-air conduct over Syria

NAVAL AIR STATION SIGONELLA, Italy - Russia moved on Tuesday to resume military talks with the United States aimed at setting rules for air-to-air conduct over Syria, a U.S. official said, as the former Cold War foes carry out parallel, uncoordinated campaigns of air strikes.

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Nobel prize for solving puzzle of ghostly neutrino particles

STOCKHOLM/LONDON - A Japanese and a Canadian scientist won the 2015 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for discovering that elusive subatomic particles called neutrinos have mass, opening a new window onto the fundamental nature of the universe. | Video

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Death toll from South Carolina floods rises to 14

- Fourteen people have died in South Carolina amid historic rainfall in the state in recent days, Governor Nikki Haley said on Tuesday.

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Islamic State claims suicide attacks on Yemeni government, Gulf troops

ADEN, Yemen - Islamic State in Yemen on Tuesday claimed coordinated suicide bombings targeting the Yemeni government and the Arab military coalition in the southern city of Aden that killed 15 Arab and Yemeni troops. | Video