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Saudi says arrests seven Saudis, Syrians over suicide border attack

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has arrested three Saudi nationals and four Syrians over links to a suicide bombing and gun attack on the kingdom’s border with Iraq, the first ground assault by militants on the frontier in years.<p>On Monday, militants killed two Saudi border guards and their …

Middle East

Overview | Exploring Oceans

Richard Branson's Oceanic Expedition Put on Hold

Richard Branson’s plan to build a submarine that could explore the deepest points in the ocean has been put on hold indefinitely, according to a report in the <i>Telegraph</i>.<p>The delay in Virgin’s ocean exploration plans comes on the heels of a high-profile hiccup in the Virgin Galactic commercial …

Space Travel

• Ocean News<br>• Ocean Waves<br>• Marine Life<br>• Marine Technology<br>• Ecosystem Environment<br>• Endangered Ecosystems<br>• Ecosystem Conservation

Barack Obama to create world's largest ocean reserve in the Pacific

Barack Obama will use his presidential powers on Thursday to create the world’s largest marine reserve in the Pacific, banning fishing and other commercial activities across vast swaths of pristine sea populated by whales, dolphins and sea turtles and dotted with coral atolls.<p>Thursday’s …