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Trilobites: They're Blue, Pink and Purple, and No One Has Ever Seen Them Before

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Deep in the Atacama Trench off the coast of Chile, researchers discovered three new species of snailfish.
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Olynyk scores 20 points to lead Canada to 85-77 WCup qualifying win over Brazil

4 days ago   |   National Post

LAVAL, Que. - Kelly Olynyk had 20 points and 18 rebounds to lift Canada to an 85-77 victory over Brazil to open the second round of World Cup qualifying on Thursday. Cory...
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Downhill racer Breezy Johnson out for season with torn ACL

Downhill racer Breezy Johnson out for season with torn ACL

5 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

There was never a pop, any searing pain or signs of swelling in U.S. downhill ski racer Breezy Johnson's right knee. She even took a few more runs after her recent crash while...
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Chile authorities raid 4 dioceses in clerical abuse probe

5 days ago   |   National Post

SANTIAGO, Chile - Chilean authorities say they are raiding four dioceses in the South American country as part of an investigation into clerical sex abuse. Prosecutors say the...
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Chile's Congress Passes a ‘Historic' Gender Identity Law

5 days ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

After a five-year battle, Chile's congress passed a gender identity law Wednesday that allows transgender people over 14 years of age to change their name and gender in...
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Chile's congress passes ‘historic' gender identity law

5 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

SANTIAGO, Chile - After a five-year battle, Chile's congress passed a gender identity law Wednesday that allows transgender people over 14 years of age to change their name and...
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Scientists discover three long, gelatinous sea creatures living 6,400 m beneath surface of Pacific Ocean

Scientists discover three long, gelatinous sea creatures living 6,400 m beneath surface of Pacific Ocean

5 days ago   |   National Post

In their latest trip to the Atacama Trench, one of the deepest points in the Pacific Ocean, a team of scientists repeatedly lowered a device called a deep-sea lander overboard...
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Pope summons bishops for meeting on church sexual abuse

6 days ago   |   NBC News

The calling of a February meeting comes in the wake of new scandals in a number of countries, including the United States, Chile and Australia.
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A Tale of Two 9/11s and the Lessons America Chooses Never to Learn

A Tale of Two 9/11s and the Lessons America Chooses Never to Learn

6 days ago   |   MintPress News

NEW YORK - Of apartheid South Africa's myriad atrocities, one of the most medieval was a system in which white settlers plied their farmworkers with alcohol in lieu of wages...
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Asteroid Hides Behind Sparkling Spiral Galaxy in This Dazzling Telescope View

6 days ago   |   Space

The European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope in Chile has a busy observation schedule, but sometimes cloudy or moonlit skies mean a temporary halt to scientific...
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The first 'Captain Marvel' trailer introduces Brie Larson as the Marvel Cinematic Universe's newest superhero, and she punches an old lady

The first trailer for "Captain Marvel" debuted Tuesday on Good Morning America. The trailer sets up a young Nick Fury's first meeting with Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Captain Marvel... Read more ...

Police: Man rubbed produce on bare behind, then put it back on store shelf

Police: Man rubbed produce on bare behind, then put it back on store shelf

It's unclear what kind of produce was used, police said. Read more ...

UPDATE: Heinz officially making 'mayochup' happen

UPDATE: Heinz officially making 'mayochup' happen

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Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers. Read more ...

China Sets Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods, Retaliating Against U.S. Duties

China Sets Tariffs On $60 Billion In U.S. Goods, Retaliating Against U.S. Duties

Hours after President Trump announced tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods, Beijing responded with its own levies on $60 billion worth of U.S. products. Read more ...

The Latest: Suspect in golfer's slaying jailed on $5M bond

The Latest: Suspect in golfer's slaying jailed on $5M bond

AMES, Iowa - The Latest on the killing of a champion golfer from Spain whose body was found on a golf course in central Iowa : Read more ...

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. Trump slams China with tariffs on $200 billion worth of goods. President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the US Trade Representative to impose a... Read more ...

College golf star found murdered on course

College golf star found murdered on course

A top Iowa State University golfer was found dead on a course after being assaulted - and a man has been charged with her murder, authorities said. Spanish-native Celia Barquin... Read more ...

Pro Football Hall of Famers threaten induction boycott, seek revenue share...

Pro Football Hall of Famers threaten induction boycott, seek revenue share, health insurance

In a letter sent to Roger Goodell, the players' union and Hall of Fame, 21 all-time greats seek health insurance and a share of NFL revenue. Read more ...