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Discovery of WWII Montevideo Maru wreck, a Japanese ship sunk by an Allied submarine during World War II, has been found off the coast of the Philippines.
Meghan Markle will not be at the coronation of King Charles III. Instead, she will be at home in Montecito for Prince Archie's fourth birthday party. On Saturday, Meghan Markle slams UK media for saying that letters she wrote to King Charles were the reason she didn't go to his coronation. This was her latest fight with the press.
Post Malone's Earth day contact with the International Space Station. Musician Austin "Post Malone" Post, known for his distinctive facial tattoos, recently had the rare opportunity to converse with NASA astronauts who are currently stationed on the International Space Station.
After public and animal rights organization outcry, a contest in New Zealand was cancelled where children participate in cat-killing as part of a push to safeguard native animals has been canceled.
A K-pop star and a member of the boy band Astro Moonbin dies at 25. This was revealed on Thursday by his music label, Fantagio. Local news outlets, quoting the police, said that Moonbin was found unresponsive in his apartment in Seoul's Gangnam neighborhood on Wednesday night.
On April 20, 2023, thousands of people gather to witness a rare hybrid solar eclipse in Western Australia. This phenomenon occurs when the moon passes in front of the sun, creating a "ring of fire" around the moon's edge.
A man allegedly kills parents and two friends days after prison release. The victims were found dead in their home in a quiet neighborhood in a small town in the Midwest.
The Los Angeles County medical examiner's office has ruled that singer Aaron Carter drowned in bathtub by accident in November after he breathed in compressed gas and took alprazolam.
On April 18, 2023, the Alaska sky spiral caused by SpaceX fuel dump as sky gazers in Alaska were treated to a spectacular sight. The mesmerizing display caused a stir on social media, with many wondering about its origin. Some speculated it was a UFO sighting, while others thought it might be a secret military experiment.
Russian President Putin's controversial visit to the occupied Kherson region in Ukraine, a territory which has been under Russian occupation since 2022, is seen as a further provocation by Russia in the ongoing conflict with Ukraine.
Lindsay Lohan's family and friends are happy for her because she's going to be a mom. Lindsay Lohan is still the most Pinterested celebrity on Instagram. After announcing her pregnancy with a cute onesie, Lindsay Lohan baby shower was so simple it could have been for one of your sorority sisters.
JUICE spacecraft takes its first "goodbye" photo of Earth. The European Space Agency's (ESA) Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE) spacecraft captured the goodbye photo of Earth shortly after its launch on Friday, April 14.
A black teen shot by white homeowner after entering wrong house in Kansas City. According to the Kansas City Police Department, the 16-year-old boy was unarmed and had went to the house, mistaking 115th Terrace for 115th Street.
Elon Musk lowers expectations before first SpaceX flight of Starship, most powerful rocket ever built. SpaceX’s Starship successfully completed its first test orbit on April 16th, 2023. The test was a major milestone for the company as it represents a significant step toward the eventual goal of establishing a permanent human presence on Mars.
The headliners for the three-day festival in Coachella 2023 were Frank Ocean, Bad Bunny, and BLACKPINK. However, there were many more acts on the impressive, full lineup.
Fumio Kishida vows to boost security after smoke bomb incident at G7 meeting in Hiroshima. The incident has raised concerns about the security of diplomatic meetings and the ability of security forces to prevent attacks.
Last week, a fireball landed in the United States. On April 17, 2023, it was reported that a meteorite was discovered in Maine and identified by the Mineral and Gem Museum as a rare type of meteorite.
The British are happy that Meghan Markle will not attend King Charles Coronation III next month. This week, Buckingham Palace said that Harry had decided to go to his father's coronation while Meghan and their children would stay in the U.S.
"We shouldn't underestimate this storm," Pierluisi says as Hurricane Fiona hits Puerto Rico. At a briefing on Saturday, Gov. Pedro Pierluisi warned his country. Pierluisi of Puerto Rico said on Facebook Sunday afternoon that more than 1.5 million people will experience power outages as a Category 1 storm with sustained winds of 85 mph and heavy rains approaches the island.
This morning, September 18, typhoon Nanmadol made landfall, bringing with it gusts of 112 mph (180 km/h) and heavy rainfall that could exceed 20 inches in some places. Super typhoon Nanmadol forces four million people to evacuate in Japan. On the southernmost tip of the island of Kyushu, one of the four islands that make up the bulk of Japan, close to the city of Kagoshima, it first made landfall.
TAIPEI, Taiwan - A strong earthquake strikes southeastern Taiwan on Sunday, September 18, as per the island's weather bureau. The quake caused train carriages to derail, caused a convenience store to collapse, and caused hundreds of people to become stranded on mountain roads. As per the weather bureau, the epicenter was located in Taitung county. This quake came after a 6.4 magnitude tremor that occurred on Saturday evening in the same region, however, it did not result in any fatalities.