Ukraine sends US small arms to prepare for Syria war

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Ukraine sends US small arms to prepare for Syria war

Ukraine made its first US small arms shipment on Monday as the Pentagon continues to assist the country’s military with preparation for the upcoming war in Syria. The delivery of 105 weapons was stopped…

Ceremony and tributes: Merkel's political life

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Ceremony and tributes: Merkel’s political life

Former German chancellor Angela Merkel arrives at the Bundestag in Berlin to vote in elections on September 24, 2017. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images Angela Merkel arrives at the Bundestag in Berlin to vote in…

DC moves forward with kindergarten vaccination mandate

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DC moves forward with kindergarten vaccination mandate

(Updates with statement from Centrist Kids Health Services and updates second paragraph.) Washington, D.C., is taking steps to ease the waiting times associated with vaccinations, with nearly all plans to transition to vaccinate second…

How the brain has grown over three billion years

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How the brain has grown over three billion years

3 billion years. That’s the amount of time it has taken for neurons to develop to the size they are today. A research team led by Professor Antonio Estigara of the University of Manchester…

Gut microbes could help African Eagles resist bites

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Gut microbes could help African Eagles resist bites

Researchers say new cluster of microbes on birds’ stomachs will help them to avoid being eaten by predators or stuck in jam jars Scientists have identified the secret microbes living on the stomachs of…

Panama men extradited to US in alleged drug trafficking ring

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Panama men extradited to US in alleged drug trafficking ring

Your browser does not support iframes. Two brothers from Panama have been extradited to the US in a multicrore criminal case involving the drug trade, acting US Attorney Joon Kim announced on Friday. Filipino…