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US-led coalition says 150 ISIS fighters killed in airstrike

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US-led coalition fighting ISIS killed approximately 150 ISIS fighters in a Saturday airstrike, Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for the coalition, told CNN Tuesday.<p>The target of the strike was an "ISIS headquarters and command and control center," Dillon said, adding that the strike …

Middle East

Republicans are attacking presidential candidate Evan McMullin as he threatens Trump in Utah

But the 2016 election brings the potential of a spoiler — and Republicans have taken notice.<p>If independent candidate Evan McMullin, a former Republican congressional policy leader who just entered the race three months ago as the "Never Trump" candidate, wins his home state of Utah, it's possible …

Government

Richard III was blue-eyed, blond, but should he have been king? DNA puzzle

New DNA tests reveal Britain's long-lost King Richard III was blue-eyed and likely blond-haired, but they also raise intriguing questions over whether he -- and other monarchs before and since -- should have been on the throne at all.<p>Experts researching the case of the "King in the car park" -- a …

Asteroid strike: 7 ways the world could end

As a mountain-sized asteroid is detected heading towards Earth, what is the likeliest 'extinction-level' scenario for mankind?<p>Our solar system is littered with billions of pieces of debris, from the size of large boulders to objects hundreds of miles across. We know that from time to time these hit …

At least 40 fighters killed in Syrian city of Kobani

At least 40 fighters on both sides were killed as Syrian Kurdish fighters and ISIS militants clashed in the northern Syrian city of Kobani, a monitoring group said Saturday.<p>Kurdish fighters belonging to the People's Protection Units, known as YPG, have been locked in a death struggle with ISIS …

Watch the Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse in One GIF

Narendra Shrestha—EPA<p>Guo Chen—Xinhua/Sipa<p>Yoshikazu Tsuno—AFP/Getty Images<p>Mark Blinch—Reuters<p>David Becker—Zuma …

Lunar Eclipse

Einstein's Gravity Waves Could Be Found with New Method

Gravitational waves, invisible ripples in the fabric of space and time, might be detected by looking for the brightening of stars, researchers …

Gravitational Waves