The hunt for missing people in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael is turning into a search for the dead, as hope of finding more people alive fades in the Florida Panhandle, U.S. officials said.
A bomb-laden truck heading for a base of African troops exploded instead in the center of Mogadishu last year, creating a storm of flame that incinerated nearly 600 Somalis.
As Canadians prepare for the legalization of recreational cannabis this week, 24 students are becoming the first in the country to get formal credentials in growing pot.
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Several people were killed in flash floods in France's southwestern Aude area after several months worth of rain fell in just a few hours overnight.
A beauty contest for survivors of the Nazi genocide in the Israeli city of Haifa.
Aerial views of the destruction caused by Hurricane Michael on Florida s northwest coast.
Archaeologists in Greece have discovered at least 58 shipwrecks, many laden with antiquities, in what they say may be the largest concentration of ancient wrecks ever found in the Aegean and possibly the whole of the Mediterranean.
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