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‘Godzilla’ shark discovered in New Mexico gets formal name

‘Godzilla’ shark discovered in New Mexico gets formal name

SANTA FE, N.M. — The 300-million-year-old shark’s teeth were the first sign that it might be a distinct species. The ancient chompers looked less like the spear-like rows of teeth of related species.
American, 2 Russians return to Earth from space station

American, 2 Russians return to Earth from space station

MOSCOW — An American astronaut and two Russians have returned to Earth after six months aboard the International Space Station.
Funeral to praise Philip's 'courage' and support for queen

Funeral to praise Philip's 'courage' and support for queen

WINDSOR, England — Prince Philip will be remembered as a man of “courage, fortitude and faith” on Saturday, at a funeral that salutes both his service in the Royal Navy and his support for Queen Elizabeth II over three quarters of a century.

Iran names suspect in Natanz attack, says he fled country

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran named a suspect Saturday in the attack on its Natanz nuclear facility that damaged centrifuges there, saying he had fled the country before the sabotage happened.
Patients evacuated as fire blazes in Johannesburg hospital

Patients evacuated as fire blazes in Johannesburg hospital

JOHANNESBURG — Nearly 700 patients are being evacuated Saturday from Johannesburg’s Charlotte Maxeke Hospital, where a fire blazed overnight through parts of the facility in South Africa’s largest city. No injuries or casualties have been reported.
As Biden improves with vets, Afghanistan plan a plus to some

As Biden improves with vets, Afghanistan plan a plus to some

ELM GROVE, Wis. — Patrick Proctor Brown says the war in Afghanistan was lost within a year of its start.
Minnesota mayor blasts police tactics to control protesters

Minnesota mayor blasts police tactics to control protesters

BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn.
Chicago police critics call for charges in shooting of boy

Chicago police critics call for charges in shooting of boy

CHICAGO — Newly released video that shows a Chicago police officer fatally shoot a 13-year-old will be key evidence when prosecutors consider a case against the officer and are confronted with both the emotions surrounding the chilling footage and le
China says US-Japan actions are stoking division

China says US-Japan actions are stoking division

BEIJING — China hit back at the U.S.-Japan show of alliance during talks between President Joe Biden and Japan Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, calling it an "ironic attempt of stoking division.
Myanmar pardons prisoners, unclear if activists among them

Myanmar pardons prisoners, unclear if activists among them

YANGON, Myanmar — Myanmar's junta on Saturday announced it pardoned and released more than 23,000 prisoners to mark the new year holiday, but it wasn't immediately clear if they included pro-democracy activists who were detained in the wake of the Fe