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Officials with the federal government say it's time to consider the possibility that endangered right whales could become extinct unless new steps are taken to protect them
An American researcher who shared this year's Nobel Prize for medicine has bluntly criticized political developments at home in his address at the awards' gala banquet in Sweden
He has been identified as 27-year-old Akayed Ullah
In the southern Egyptian city of Luxor, site of the ancient metropolis of Thebes, two new artifacts have been added to a place that is already crowded with mysteries of Egypt's distant past. The burial sites are located on the western bank of the Nile river, the water source that played such a central role in ancient Egyptian life and culture. The cemetery, or necropolis, in which the tombs are located is a known burial place of top officials from the 18th dynasty, according to the Associated Press.
President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital has drawn wide international criticism and sparked violence across the region