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The ugly history of Japanese internment at Tule Lake

The story of the incarceration of some 120,000 people of Japanese ancestry living on the West Coast of the U.S. — nearly two-thirds of whom were American citizens — is familiar, if not as broadly known as it should be. Most were imprisoned after the onset of World War II in 10 remote camps, the …

AP estimates train in deadly crash was traveling 107 mph

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Amtrak train that derailed Tuesday evening in Philadelphia was travelling about 107 miles per hour as it approached a curve …

The Battle of the Atlantic - The Second World War - History - Remembrance

Battle of the Atlantic<p>Close<p>The Battle of the Atlantic was Canada's longest military engagement of the Second World War, lasting from September 1939 …

'We need help': Aid scarce in quake-hit Nepal villages

PAUWATHOK, Nepal (AP) — At the entrance of this destroyed mountain village stands a wooden sign cobbled together from the debris of homes flattened …

In Alps, glaciers retreat as climate debate goes on | CNN Travel

Travel

7 things you (probably) didn’t know about America’s entry and involvement in the First World War

American troops arrived on the western front in 1918 full of enthusiasm, and in the spirit of great adventure. Yet most of them were novices who, …

Thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion kills MRSA superbug

<b>London (CNN) —</b> It might sound like a <i>really</i> old wives' tale, but a thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion for eye infections may hold the key to wiping out the modern-day superbug MRSA, according to new research.<p>The 10th-century "eyesalve" remedy was discovered at the British Library in a …

Super Bug

Lessons of the world’s most unique supercentenarians

There are a handful of people left on Earth who have been alive in three separate centuries, says Rachel Nuwer. What can they – and those of a similarly extreme age – teach us?<p>Reaching a hundredth birthday is always cause for celebration, but these days there are so many centenarians around that …

How a rising of the ocean waters may flood most of our port cities within the foreseeable future — and why it will be followed by the growth of a vast glacier which may eventually cover much of Europe and North America. THIS is the story of two scientists, who started five years ago — with a single radiocarbon clue from the ocean bottom and a wild hunch — to track down one of the earth’s great unsolved mysteries: What caused the ancient ice ages? Their search led over many continents and seas, to drowned rivers and abandoned mountain caves, into far-removed branches …

<i>How a rising of the ocean waters may flood most of our port cities within the foreseeable future — and why it will be followed by the growth of a</i> …

Global Warming

Cyclone Pam Smashes into Vanuatu: Pictures

Audie Murphy Earned Medal Of Honor Against All Odds

3/10/2015

Medal of Honor

The Female Orgasm: How it Works

Want it, need it, have to have it — but what precisely is happening when you're climaxing? Here, the science behind the female orgasm<p>It's the only thing that feels better than diving into a cool lake on a sweltering day, biting into a juicy cheeseburger when you're starving, or even getting your …

In pictures: dogs of the First World War

Throughout human history, ‘man’s best friend’ has offered loyalty and companionship. But during the First World War dogs played an especially …

Netanyahu assails Obama administration over 'bad' nuclear deal with Iran

The scene was as unprecedented as the topic was grave.<p>A foreign leader, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, stood at the rostrum of the House of Representatives, addressing a joint meeting of Congress, directly challenging the president's top foreign policy goal as unwise and dangerous.<p>"This …

Pileups Snarl Missouri Highway as Snow Moves Through State

A chain-reaction crash shut down a Missouri highway Saturday after a Greyhound bus slammed into a tractor-trailer and caused a 25-vehicle pileup west of St. Louis, authorities said. Elsewhere on the same interstate two people were killed in a crash as snow moved through the state.<p>In the …

Netanyahu flies to U.S., signs of some easing of tensions over Iran speech

WASHINGTON/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The United States and Israel showed signs of seeking to defuse tensions on Sunday ahead of a speech in Washington by Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu when he will warn against a possible nuclear deal with Iran.<p>Policy differences over the negotiations with Iran …

South Asia

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