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1 dead, 1 injured as van rams bus stops in Marseille, France

A van rammed into two bus stops in the French port city of Marseille on Monday, killing one person and injuring another, a police official said.
10 hours 13 min ago

Unfilled Pentagon jobs worry government services firms

Top executives at four of the nation's biggest government services firms have publicly griped in calls with investors about the slow pace at which key federal leadership positions are being filled, saying the vacancies are causing a slowdown in the pace of contract awards and making it difficult to plan for the future.
10 hours 20 min ago

US, South Korea kick off war games as North issues fresh threat

The United States and South Korea began joint war games Monday, raising fears of a fresh crisis in the standoff with North Korea over its nuclear weapons program.
12 hours 15 min ago

Search continues for 10 missing sailors after USS McCain collision near Singapore

Search-and-rescue efforts continued Monday evening for 10 sailors missing after the USS John S. McCain collided with a civilian oil tanker near Singapore, the second collision involving a Navy and civilian vessel in Asian waters since June.
12 hours 19 min ago

Young Guam squad looking for small victories

The Panthers field just three players going into their third season on the varsity roster. Freshmen will start at most positions.
13 hours 47 min ago

Father of American teenager missing in S. Korea says last time he saw her was to say good night

The father of an American teenager who went missing from Camp Humphreys more than a week ago says his daughter “is a very happy person” and he and his family desperately want her back home.
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