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Wreck of long-lost WWII aircraft carrier USS Hornet found after 76 years, nearly 17,500 feet under water

Wreck of long-lost WWII aircraft carrier USS Hornet found after 76 years, nearly 17,500 feet under waterFor 76 years, she lay on the ocean floor, a quiet tomb for 140 sailors who died the day she sank. Now, for the first time since then, humans have laid eyes on the Hornet.



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Mudslides, floods, rain, howling winds, 10 feet of snow: California braces for powerful, dangerous storm

Mudslides, floods, rain, howling winds, 10 feet of snow: California braces for powerful, dangerous stormWith the polar vortex in full retreat, the USA's wildest weather shifts to the West.



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US weather: Major snowstorm expected to bring 'blizzard-like' conditions across nation and two feet of snow to New England

US weather: Major snowstorm expected to bring 'blizzard-like' conditions across nation and two feet of snow to New EnglandThe National Weather Service issued winter storm warnings across the Dakotas, Great Lakes states and New England for the weekend as a storm is forecast to dump up to 2ft of snow. The National Weather Service in Albany, New York, said snow could fall at a rate of one to three inches (2.5-7.5 centimetres) an hour, creating “difficult to impossible travel conditions” in some areas. In New York City, the worst of the storm is expected from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon, with snow accumulations of up to 6in (15cm), followed by rain that could turn to ice as temperatures drop later Sunday.



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Winter storm to hit U.S. northeast with up to two feet of snow

Winter storm to hit U.S. northeast with up to two feet of snowThe Weather Service has issued winter storm warnings or advisories for a swath of the eastern United States that is home to 100 million people, said meteorologist Rich Otto of the U.S. Weather Prediction Center. The storm system, which was moving from west to east and was strengthened by arctic air from Canada, hit many parts of the Midwest on Friday, according to the National Weather Service.



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Winter storm to hit U.S. northeast with up to two feet of snow

Winter storm to hit U.S. northeast with up to two feet of snowThe Weather Service has issued winter storm warnings or advisories for a swath of the eastern United States that is home to 100 million people, said meteorologist Rich Otto of the U.S. Weather Prediction Center.



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Migrants come within 500 feet of U.S. border

Migrants come within 500 feet of U.S. borderA small group of about 150 migrants broke away from a larger caravan to push within 500 feet of the U.S. border. The mayor of Tijuana declared a "humanitarian crisis," saying they are unequipped to handle a growing number of migrants.



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Topless Protester Gets Within Feet Of Trump's Motorcade In Paris

Topless Protester Gets Within Feet Of Trump's Motorcade In ParisA topless female protester was seized by French police on Sunday morning as



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California wildfire spreads with flames shooting 300 feet high as evacuations continue

California wildfire spreads with flames shooting 300 feet high as evacuations continueA wildfire spreading across forest land in California has threatened hundreds of homes and prompted evacuations across several counties, officials have said. The Delta Fire in northern California near the Oregon border has burnt more than 34 square miles (89 square kilometres) of timber and brush, as local residents evacuated scattered homes and buildings in three counties in and around the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. At times, flames shot up 300 feet (91 metres) high.



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This Is What a California Wildfire Looks Like From 30,000 Feet

This Is What a California Wildfire Looks Like From 30,000 FeetMany wildfires are sweeping across California, and photos and videos have captured the devastation



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10 feet apart: It's mentor vs. protege at Manafort trial

10 feet apart: It's mentor vs. protege at Manafort trialALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Paul Manafort and Rick Gates shared a long business partnership that took them to the helm of Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign.



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