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‘Assassin's Creed Odyssey' developers offer gamers a world of choice

33 minutes ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - The Ubisoft Quebec developers behind “Assassin's Creed Odyssey” wanted the game to be all about choice, allowing gamers to develop their character and chart their own...
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Lost city built by Trojan War prisoners discovered in Greece

Lost city built by Trojan War prisoners discovered in Greece

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

Archaeologists in Greece have located the remains of a lost city believed to have been settled by captives from the Trojan War. In a statement released Tuesday Greece's Culture...
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Deadly European supervolcano could be rumbling towards a colossal eruption - study

3 hours ago   |   RT

An ancient Italian supervolcano that hasn't erupted in 500 years may be starting a stage of activity that could lead to a colossal eruption, spelling potential disaster for...
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Climate change likely caused migration, demise of ancient Indus Valley civilization

6 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A new study found evidence that climate change likely drove the Harappans to resettle far away from the floodplains of the Indus.
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Report details damage to ancient Yemeni archaeological sites

7 hours ago   |   National Post

CAIRO - A prominent Yemeni rights group has documented heavy damage from ground fighting and airstrikes to at least 34 archaeological sites over the past four years and urged...
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Toxic Edges Out Gaslighting And Cakeism To Become Oxford Dictionaries' Word of 2018

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

It's not just Britney Spears' fans who like ‘Toxic' : according to the Oxford English Dictionary , it's the most popular word of 2018 . OED research shows that ‘Toxic' enjoyed...
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Lost Continents Beneath Antarctica Unveiled in Dead Satellite's Data

7 hours ago   |   Space

Ancient continents were found under Antarctic ice, thanks to old data from a now-dead European satellite.
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Report: Yemen's war has left parts of ancient sites in ruins

7 hours ago   |   ABC News

Yemeni rights group documented war's heavy damage to at least 34 archaeological sites over past 4 years
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Government offers to help Milan-Cortina bid for 2026 Games

Government offers to help Milan-Cortina bid for 2026 Games

9 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

ROME - Enjoying its status as the leading contender to host the 2026 Winter Olympics, the Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo bid has received another boost with a funding promise from the...
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Priest who called Pope Francis an ‘antipope' excommunicated

Priest who called Pope Francis an ‘antipope' excommunicated

12 hours ago   |   New York Post

ROME - An Italian Catholic priest who considers Pope Francis an antipope and claims to have supernatural communications with angels, saints and the Madonna has been...
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Reports: Homeless man, couple made up story for GoFundMe campaign that...

Reports: Homeless man, couple made up story for GoFundMe campaign that raised $400,000

Reports indicate all three will face criminal charges of conspiracy and theft by deception related to the GoFundMe campaign. Read more ...

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

An audience member said a man interrupted a performance of "Fiddler on the Roof" in Baltimore with a pro-Nazi and pro-Trump salute. Read more ...

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

Clark died Thursday of pneumonia complications at his home in Tulsa, OK. Read more ...

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

A man who displayed signs supporting Donald Trump is permanently not permitted at all Walt Disney World properties for violating the rules. Read more ...

Indiana woman pleads not guilty in students' bus stop deaths

Indiana woman pleads not guilty in students' bus stop deaths

A northern Indiana woman has entered a preliminary not guilty plea to charges that she struck and killed three children crossing a highway to board a school bus. Read more ...

Former Cowboys LB Jeff Rohrer comes out as gay, set to marry partner

Former Cowboys LB Jeff Rohrer comes out as gay, set to marry partner

Rohrer will be the first known current or former NFL player to be in a same-sex marriage. Read more ...

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

If confirmed, Lana Marks would bring no prior diplomatic experience to her role as the U.S. ambassador to South Africa. Read more ...

Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

HOUSTON - Draymond Green isn't apologizing for his part in a dustup with Kevin Durant that led to a one-game suspension by the Golden State Warriors. Read more ...

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5...

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5 others killed

Saudi officials on Thursday claimed that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was innocent in the death of Jamal Khashoggi, and said it requested the death penalty of five people... Read more ...

The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol...

The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol cigarettes in a huge move against tobacco products

America's food and drug regulator is proposing to crack down on the sale of flavored e-cigs like the Juul at convenience stores and gas stations, citing their skyrocketing... Read more ...