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Monday, December 10, 2018

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US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump arrive to pay their respects to former US President George H. W. Bush as he lies in state in the US Capitol's rotunda in Washington

Washington Pays Respects to Bush as He Lies in State at...

By Amanda Becker and Ginger Gibson WASHINGTON (Reuters) Washington's political elite paid tribute to former U.S. President George H.W. Bush as his body lay in...
U.S. President George H.W. Bush is seen at the White House after he addressed U.S. troops defending Saudi Arabia

Bush’s Single White House Term Shaped U.S. History for Decades

By David Lindsey WASHINGTON  He was president for only four years, but George H.W. Bush shaped U.S. history for decades, taking on tough jobs from Beijing...
Dutch King Willem-Alexander visits the Anne Frank House museum in Amsterdam

Empty, Haunting Anne Frank House Museum Revamped for New Generation

By Toby Sterling AMSTERDAM (Reuters)  The Anne Frank House Museum, built around the secret apartment where the Jewish teenager and her family hid from the Nazis,...
A VIEW OF "MOAI" STATUES ON EASTER ISLAND.

Easter Island Delegation Heads to British Museum to Lobby for Statue...

By Aislinn Laing and Natalia A. Ramos Miranda (Reuters) A delegation from Easter Island will arrive in London next week to seek the return from...
A crowd in Times Square hold up copies of newspapers with a headline about the signing of the Armistice

The Great War’s End – A Grandmother Remembers

By Toni Reinhold NEW YORK (Reuters)  Jubilant New Yorkers took to the streets when the Great War ended at the 11th hour on the 11th day...
French forensic pathologist Bruno Fremont and forensic assistant Manu Robas inspect the remains of an unknow soldier at Verdun hospital

A Century after WW1, The Search for A Soldier’s Identity

By Richard Lough VERDUN, France (Reuters)  In a hospital mortuary in eastern France, the forensic doctor Bruno Fremont examines a gaping hole in the skull of...
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